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Newly appointed State Water Commission to meet next week, address issue raised by attorney general’s office
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 2:30pm
Newly appointed members of the State Water Commission will meet for the first time next week and are expected to address an issue raised about the appointment process and recent action to help drought-stricken ranchers.
State, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe collaborate on elk season
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
Gov. Burgum and Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault II have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that directs state and tribal authorities on regulating an elk hunting season within the Standing Rock Reservation.
Burgum appoints Dosch to chair NDPERS board; thanks Strinden for service, congratulates Collins on retirement
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 3:30pm
Gov. Burgum has appointed Mark Dosch of Bismarck to chair the Board of Trustees for the North Dakota Public Employees Retirement System (NDPERS), while also recognizing outgoing chairman Jon Strinden for his service and congratulating NDPERS Executive Director Sparb Collins on his upcoming retirement.
Burgum, MHA tribal leaders meet to discuss areas of opportunity
Monday, August 14, 2017 - 6:30pm
Gov. Doug Burgum and Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford met Friday with Mandan, Hidatsa & Arikara (MHA) Nation Chairman Mark Fox and other tribal leaders in New Town, N.D. to identify areas of opportunity for government-to-government collaboration on issues ranging from water rights, taxes and law enforcement to addiction, historic sites and tourism.