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Burgum highlights oil industry resurgence, state’s workforce needs at Williston Basin Petroleum Conference
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
Gov. Doug Burgum highlighted the innovation that’s driving a resurgence in North Dakota’s oil industry and making the region ripe for investment, while also citing the state’s significant workforce needs during his remarks to the 26th annual Williston Basin Petroleum Conference.
Burgum thanks Zinke for commitment to national parks
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 3:30pm
Gov. Doug Burgum today expressed his gratitude and support for efforts by U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke to address the deferred maintenance backlog at Theodore Roosevelt National Park.
Burgum directs flags flown at half-staff for victims of school shooting in Texas
Friday, May 18, 2018 - 3:30pm
Gov. Doug Burgum has directed all government agencies to fly the United States and North Dakota flags at half-staff until sunset Tuesday, May 22, and encourages North Dakotans to do the same at their homes and businesses, as a mark of solemn respect for the victims of today’s shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas.
Burgum appoints Maj. Brandon Solberg to lead Highway Patrol, thanks Gerhart for service
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 10:00am
Gov. Burgum appointed North Dakota Highway Patrol Maj. Brandon Solberg to oversee the agency, citing his proven leadership experience and history of both field and administrative roles during his more than 22 years in law enforcement.