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Reinvention at work: Unified approach to online platforms helps avoid more than $1 million in cost

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 11:27 am

Gov. Doug Burgum today unveiled two reinvention success stories that highlight the administration’s shared values of Working as One and Citizen Focused: the continued expansion of a standardized state website platform and the planned deployment of a statewide photo and video digital asset management system.

 


Burgum urges Customs and Border Protection not to reduce hours at ports of entry on ND-Manitoba border

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 09:54 am

Gov. Doug Burgum is urging U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) not to reduce hours of operation at three ports of entry on the North Dakota-Manitoba border.


2020 Census Breakdown with Kevin Iverson

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 08:00 am

Categories: all, Census 2020

Kevin Iverson Demographer in the North Dakota Department of Commerce is on Afternoons Live with Tyler Axness to discuss the upcoming 2020 census.


Commerce takes steps to strengthen internal controls

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 11:05 am

The North Dakota Department of Commerce has enhanced several controls as recommended in a recent audit report to ensure that contracting and procurement guidelines are consistently followed.

 


ND awarded grant to improve child support case management and collections over state lines and tribal borders

Monday, November 4, 2019 at 04:21 pm

The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Child Support Division, along with the Three Affiliated Tribes’ Division of Child Support Enforcement, received a $500,000 federal grant to improve intergovernmental child support case management and collections.


Burgum waives hours of service for haulers of propane, gasoline and diesel

Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 02:28 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today signed an executive order granting a waiver of hours of service requirements for drivers of commercial vehicles transporting propane, gasoline and diesel fuel to retail suppliers.


Burgum receives update from TC Energy CEO on oil pipeline leak, urges swift cleanup and remediation

Friday, November 1, 2019 at 07:46 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum received an update Thursday from TC Energy President and CEO Russell Girling regarding efforts to clean up oil that leaked from the company’s Keystone pipeline in northeast North Dakota.


Public invited to submit ornaments for annual Capitol tree lighting event in December

Friday, November 1, 2019 at 04:21 pm

The Office of the First Lady invites artists and craftspeople to provide handmade ornaments for the North Dakota State Christmas Tree. The tree will be on display in Memorial Hall at the Capitol. Gov. Doug Burgum and First Lady Kathryn Burgum will participate in the public tree lighting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 5.


Human Services announces grant funding to support older adults in their homes and communities

Friday, November 1, 2019 at 01:37 pm

The North Dakota Department of Human Services encourages North Dakota organizations to apply for grant funding to help improve their capacity to develop, strengthen and integrate programs that allow older adults to remain in their homes and communities as long as possible.


Community service expert Jessica Thomasson named director of North Dakota Human Services’ community inclusion programs

Friday, November 1, 2019 at 12:59 pm

The North Dakota Department of Human Services (DHS) announced today that Jessica Thomasson has been selected to fill the role of director of community inclusion, which is responsible for oversight and direction of several department service lines.