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Burgum statement on CBP decision to maintain port of entry hours at Maida, reduce hours at Antler, Carbury

Friday, November 15, 2019 at 01:05 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum issued a statement  after U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced it will maintain current hours of operation at the Maida port of entry on the North Dakota-Manitoba border but will proceed with plans to reduce hours at the Antler and Carbury border crossings.


Burgum encourages student participation in national cybersecurity challenge

Friday, November 15, 2019 at 09:35 am

Gov. Doug Burgum announced the state’s second year participating in an innovative, online cybersecurity competition and encouraged high school students to explore their aptitude for cybersecurity and computer science by registering.


Governor, First Lady host third Recovery Reinvented, announce Families Strong support program

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 03:30 pm

https://justfive.org/Gov. Doug Burgum and First Lady Kathryn Burgum hosted the third Recovery Reinvented, a daylong event at the Bismarck Event Center focused on ways to reinvent recovery through eliminating the stigma of addiction, educating on the brain science of addiction and empowering recovery support in communities.


Burgum issues statement honoring military service in observance of Veterans Day

Monday, November 11, 2019 at 09:45 am

Gov. Doug Burgum shared gratitude and appreciation for veterans, North Dakota National Guard members and active duty servicemembers for the extraordinary acts they perform to protect our freedom and maintain peace through strength.


Burgum, Goehring thank Perdue for approving secretarial disaster designation to help ND farmers and ranchers

Friday, November 8, 2019 at 09:40 am

Gov. Doug Burgum and state Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring applauded the announcement that U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has approved the governor’s request for a secretarial disaster designation for 47 of North Dakota’s 53 counties, making assistance available to farmers and ranchers struggling with the impacts of an early blizzard and abnormally wet fall.


Governor, First Lady to host third Recovery Reinvented event next week, announce new initiatives

Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 04:00 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum and First Lady Kathryn Burgum will host the third Recovery Reinvented event next week at the Bismarck Event Center, a day focused on advocacy, building recovery support in communities, creating recovery-friendly workplaces and eliminating the shame and stigma surrounding addiction.


Burgum waives hours, restrictions on hay and livestock hauling to help producers impacted by wet conditions

Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 10:15 am

To help ranchers struggling with abnormally wet conditions for this time of year, Gov. Doug Burgum signed an executive order waiving hours of service requirements, fees and certain load restrictions for drivers of commercial vehicles transporting hay and livestock.


Reinvention at work: Unified approach to online platforms helps avoid more than $1 million in cost

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 11:20 am

Gov. Doug Burgum unveiled two reinvention success stories that highlight the administration’s shared values of Working as One and Citizen Focused: the continued expansion of a standardized state website platform and the planned deployment of a statewide photo and video digital asset management system.


Burgum urges Customs and Border Protection not to reduce hours at ports of entry on ND-Manitoba border

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 09:40 am

Gov. Doug Burgum is urging U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) not to reduce hours of operation at three ports of entry on the North Dakota-Manitoba border.


Burgum waives hours of service for haulers of propane, gasoline and diesel

Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 02:20 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum signed an executive order granting a waiver of hours of service requirements for drivers of commercial vehicles transporting propane, gasoline and diesel fuel to retail suppliers.