Burgum directs flags lowered to half-staff in honor of Deputy Colt AllerySaturday, January 21, 2017 - 10:53pm
Gov. Doug Burgum has directed all government agencies across the state to fly the United States and North Dakota flags at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Tuesday, Jan. 24, in honor of Rolette County Sheriff’s Deputy Colt Allery, who died in the line of duty this past week.
Burgum statement on the death of Rolette County Sheriff's Deputy Colt AlleryThursday, January 19, 2017 - 8:16pm
Gov. Doug Burgum released a statement today regarding the death of Rolette County Sheriff’s Deputy Colt Allery, who was fatally shot in the line of duty Wednesday.
BURGUM PRESENTS BUDGET PROPOSAL TO LEGISLATIVE LEADERSMonday, January 16, 2017 - 6:17pm
Gov. Doug Burgum presented legislative leaders Monday with an executive budget proposal that recommends additional cuts and realigns spending priorities to spur innovation, creativity and the reinvention of government.
BURGUM MEETS WITH FARMERS AND RANCHERS TO HEAR PROTEST-RELATED CONCERNSFriday, January 13, 2017 - 8:46am
BISMARCK – Gov. Doug Burgum, members of his cabinet, District 31 legislators and Morton County officials met with local farmers and ranchers Wednesday in an effort to better understand their perspective and concerns about the impacts of the ongoing Dakota Access Pipeline protests.
BURGUM CONCLUDES FIRST ROUND OF MEETINGS WITH TRIBAL NATIONSMonday, January 9, 2017 - 8:32am
BISMARCK – Gov. Doug Burgum and Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford have concluded their first round of meetings with leaders of the Native American tribes headquartered in North Dakota as the administration seeks a fresh start to improving dialogue and strengthening relations between state government and tribal nations.
GOVERNOR, FIRST LADY HOST EVENTS FOCUSING ON ADDICTION, TRIBAL RELATIONSThursday, January 5, 2017 - 4:53pm
BISMARCK – Governor Doug Burgum and First Lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum brought together health professionals, tribal leaders and others from across the state this week to discuss a collaborative approach to facing addiction in North Dakota communities.
Burgum Delivers 2017 State of the State AddressTuesday, January 3, 2017 - 2:08pm
Governor urges North Dakotans to embrace change; rethink budgeting, education, addiction treatment, tribal relations
BISMARCK – In his first State of the State address, Governor Doug Burgum on Tuesday said the state’s revenue challenge presents an opportunity to reinvent state government and embrace technology to hold down costs and build an economy and workforce for the 21st century.
Burgum to Deliver State of the State AddressFriday, December 30, 2016 - 1:19pm
BISMARCK – Governor Doug Burgum will deliver the State of the State Address to a joint session of the 65th North Dakota Legislative Assembly on Tuesday, January 3, in the House Chamber of the state Capitol in Bismarck.
Burgum, Archambault Stress Cooperation in Bridge TestingFriday, December 23, 2016 - 8:29am
BISMARCK – Gov. Doug Burgum and Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault applauded Thursday’s successful testing of the Backwater Bridge on Highway 1806 as an important step in rebuilding relations between the state and the tribe.
Governor, Standing Rock Chairman Begin Dialogue, Agree to Bridge TestingTuesday, December 20, 2016 - 4:09pm
BISMARCK – Gov. Doug Burgum and Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Dave Archambault met Monday to begin establishing direct communication between leadership with the goal of building trust and normalizing relations between the state and tribe.
Burgum directs flags to be flown at half-staff in remembrance of John GlennFriday, December 16, 2016 - 3:29pm
BISMARCK, ND – Gov. Doug Burgum has directed state government agencies and encouraged North Dakotans to fly the United States and North Dakota flags at half-staff to honor the memory of astronaut and public servant John Glenn.
Burgum announces Governor’s staff, creates new model to deliver resultsFriday, December 11, 2015 - 4:32pm
As he takes office today, Gov. Doug Burgum has announced a new structure for the Office of the Governor of North Dakota, creating Chief Operating Officer and Chief Administrative Officer roles in an effort to make government more efficient and responsive.