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Burgum applauds nearly $10M from U.S. Department of Energy for Project Tundra engineering study

Monday, September 16, 2019 at 03:50 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum applauded the U.S. Department of Energy for awarding $9.8 million to help fund a Front-End Engineering and Design (FEED) study for Project Tundra, a carbon-dioxide capture system for an existing lignite-based power plant in North Dakota.


Burgum: U.S. Surgeon General, Vice Admiral Jerome M. Adams, to attend 2019 Main Street ND Summit

Monday, September 16, 2019 at 02:40 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum announced the U.S. Surgeon General, Vice Admiral Jerome M. Adams, as a guest of honor for the 2019 Main Street Initiative Summit set for Oct. 29-31 at the Bismarck Event Center.


Burgum, Baesler announce members of newly established K-12 Education Coordinating Council

Friday, September 13, 2019 at 12:30 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum and State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler announced the members of the newly formed K-12 Education Coordinating Council, which will promote collaboration across all K-12 education entities in North Dakota as recommended by the Governor’s Innovative Education Task Force.


Burgum statement on EPA finalizing repeal of 2015 WOTUS rule

Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 12:45 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum issued a statement regarding the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s decision to repeal the 2015 Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule.


Burgum directs flags flown at half-staff to honor victims of Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 02:00 pm

Categories: all, Flag Directives

Gov. Doug Burgum has directed all government agencies to fly the United States and North Dakota flags at half-staff on Wednesday, and encouraged North Dakota residents to do the same, in honor of those who lost their lives in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.


Burgum helps dedicate Fargo National Cemetery, building on ND’s history of honoring military service

Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 01:40 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum helped dedicate the new Fargo National Cemetery near Harwood, noting it continues North Dakota’s long history of honoring veterans for their military service.


Burgum, Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation announce initiative focused on prison re-entry success

Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 11:25 am

Gov. Doug Burgum, together with the North Dakota Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (DOCR), have announced an ambitious new initiative that will further North Dakota’s efforts to reform its corrections system.


At Tribal Leaders Summit, Burgum highlights progress, opportunities for further state-tribal collaboration

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 03:55 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum highlighted recent progress made in state-tribal relations, as well as opportunities for further collaboration, during the 23rd annual Tribal Leaders Summit and Tradeshow hosted by United Tribes Technical College (UTTC) at the Bismarck Event Center.


Olympic gold medalist to share recovery story with Governor, First Lady at ‘Recovery Reinvented’

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 03:00 pm

Olympic gold medalist Riley Salmon will share his story of addiction and recovery with Gov. Doug Burgum and First Lady Kathryn Burgum at the third annual “Recovery Reinvented.” Registration is now open for the Nov. 12 event in Bismarck, which will include opportunities for the public to share personal videos of addiction and recovery and connect with recovery resources and services.


Burgum releases statement on EPA proposal to update air regulations for the oil and gas industry

Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 04:40 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum  released a statement after the Environmental Protection Agency announced its proposal to update air regulations for the oil and gas industry.