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Two North Dakota businesses receive statewide awards for supporting the employment of people with disabilities

Monday, October 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

Cash Wise of Minot and Bismarck Larks receive statewide awards


BISMARCK, N.D. – As part of its National Disability Employment Awareness Month observance, the North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) recognized two businesses for supporting an inclusive workforce by hiring, training and inspiring people with disabilities to excel in the workforce.


Main Street ND Summit to be Streamed Live

Monday, October 28, 2019 at 11:00 am

Live streaming of the Main Street ND Summit scheduled for Oct. 29-31 in Bismarck will be available to view at Main Street Summit!


Water Commission Announces Flood Data Viewer - North Dakota Risk Assessment Mapservice

Monday, October 28, 2019 at 08:41 am

The State Water Commission is pleased to announce the upcoming release of its online flood map data viewer, North Dakota Risk Assessment Mapservice (NDRAM).


Burgum, Goehring encourage reaching out to those coping with flood-related stress; webpage offers resources, tips

Friday, October 25, 2019 at 03:00 pm

Governor, Ag Commissioner urge USDA Under Secretary Northey to make assistance available as soon as possible; hay removal deadline extended

BISMARCK, N.D. – With extremely wet conditions, localized flooding and an early snowstorm impacting farmers, ranchers and many other individuals and communities across North Dakota, Gov. Doug Burgum and Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring continue to work to offer the state’s full support, pursue all federal assistance options and encourage friends and neighbors to reach out to each other.


Burgum stresses seriousness of fall flood situation in call with Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 04:30 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today stressed to U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue the seriousness of North Dakota’s record fall precipitation and flooding, its devastating impact on farmers and ranchers and the likely need for federal assistance.


Burgum, Goehring to visit flood-affected areas as damage being assessed for federal disaster requests

Friday, October 18, 2019 at 02:30 pm

Governor, Agriculture Commissioner will meet with officials in Fargo, Grand Forks and Jamestown, hold townhall meeting in Fessenden


Winners Names in 2019 Governor's Photo Contest

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 01:50 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today announced the winning photographs and honorable mentions of the 16th annual North Dakota Governor's Photo Contest at a ceremony in Memorial Hall of the North Dakota Capitol. 
 


North Dakota Statewide UAS Network Industry Day a Success

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 08:30 am

Yesterday, the North Dakota Department of Commerce and the Northern Plains UAS Test Site (NPUASTS) hosted BVLOS in ND: Building a Statewide UAS Network, an all-day event that provided new information and insights to stakeholders, as well as details on the upcoming procurement and beginning implementation of the statewide UAS network.


Development Fund Awards Funding Totaling $1,675,000

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 10:00 am

The North Dakota Development Fund, a funding program within the North Dakota Department of Commerce, awarded funding for seven projects totaling $1,675,000 at its board meeting in September.  


BSC Receives Donation for Jet Program

Monday, October 14, 2019 at 12:50 pm

Hess Corporation presented $75,000 check for BSC Job Experience Training Program  

BISMARCK, N.D. – Hess Corp. presented a $75,000 donation to Bismarck State College (BSC) for the Job Experience Training (JET) program that is part of BSC’s National Energy Center of Excellence during the Great Plains & EmPower ND Energy Conference held Oct. 8 on the BSC campus.