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Burgum issues statement on F-M Diversion Authority’s vote to submit new permit application
Friday, March 16, 2018 - 3:00pm
Gov. Burgum released a statement after the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Board of Authority voted unanimously to accept all recommendations from the F-M Area Flood Diversion Task Force formed by Burgum and Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and officially submit a new permit application to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Burgum directs flags flown at half-staff Friday in memory of former North Dakota Gov. George Sinner
Monday, March 12, 2018 - 3:30pm
Gov. Burgum has directed all state agencies to fly the United States and North Dakota flags at half-staff on Friday, March 16, as a mark of respect for the memory of former North Dakota Gov. George “Bud” Sinner, who passed away Friday at age 89.
Burgum statement on passing of former Gov. George Sinner
Friday, March 9, 2018 - 10:00pm
Gov. Burgum has issued a statement on the passing of former North Dakota Gov. George Sinner.
During Perdue visit, Burgum and Goehring highlight dry conditions as agencies prepare for drought response
Friday, March 9, 2018 - 2:00pm
Gov. Burgum and Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring thanked U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue for his help during last year’s drought and advised that this year could be even more stressful for North Dakota farmers and livestock producers, with multiple state agencies already preparing and coordinating their responses in case drought conditions worsen.