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Dalrymple to Urge President to Halt Refugee Resettlements Until Exhaustive Review of Screening Measures is Completed

BISMARCK, N.D. – Governor Jack Dalrymple plans to send a letter to President Barack Obama urging him to halt plans to resettle Syrian refugees in this country until an exhaustive review of all security and screening measures has been completed and inadequacies revealed by a top administration official have been addressed.

Dalrymple Directs Flags to be Flown at Half-staff to Honor Victims of the Paris Attacks

BISMARCK, N.D. – In accordance with a national directive from President Barack Obama, Governor Jack Dalrymple is directing all state government agencies to fly the American and North Dakota flags at half-staff as a mark of respect for the victims of the attacks in Paris, France, on Friday, November 13. The flags will be lowered effective immediately through sunset on Thursday, November 19.

Dalrymple, Officials Dedicate New Agricultural Experiment Station Research Greenhouse at NDSU

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today joined state, local and North Dakota State University (NDSU) officials to dedicate the completion of the new North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station Research Greenhouse located on the NDSU campus. The state-of-the-art facility will advance current research capabilities, enhance student learning, attract top-ranked scientists and educators, and create highly-skilled professionals for the state’s workforce.

Dalrymple Encourages North Dakotans to Honor Veterans and Service Members on Veterans Day

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple is encouraging North Dakotans to observe Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11, by honoring the service and sacrifice of veterans, those currently serving at home and abroad, and their families through ceremonies and patriotic activities, and by displaying the American and North Dakota flags.

Dalrymple Appoints Regent Attorney James Gion to Southwest Judicial District Judgeship

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today appointed Regent attorney James Gion to the position of Southwest Judicial District Court judge, with chambers in Dickinson. Gion replaces Zane Anderson who has retired after serving 15 years on the bench.

“James brings to the bench an outstanding record of service and a wealth of legal experience that will be a great benefit to the citizens served by the Southwest Judicial District,” Dalrymple said. “I am confident that James will bring to the bench the same sense of fairness and respect for the law that has defined his career.”

Dalrymple Appoints Anthony Swain Benson to Northeast Judicial District Judgeship

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today appointed Bottineau attorney Anthony Swain Benson to the Northeast Judicial District Court bench. Benson replaces Michael Sturdevant who retired in September.

Dalrymple: Happy Birthday, North Dakota!

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today wished North Dakota a happy birthday and encouraged citizens to commemorate the anniversary of the day in 1889 that North Dakota joined the Union as the 39th state. This year marks North Dakota’s 126th anniversary of statehood. Last year, North Dakotans celebrated the state’s quasquicentennial with various events and activities, culminating with the grand opening of the newly-expanded North Dakota Heritage Center.

Dalrymple, Officials Celebrate Completion of New Town Main Street Reconstruction Project

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today joined state, local and tribal officials to celebrate the completion of the $20 million New Town Main Street reconstruction project and the re-opening of the roadway to traffic. The 2.28-mile-long project enhances Main Street for residents and local businesses, and provides additional infrastructure improvements following last year’s completion of the New Town Truck Reliever Route that diverted truck traffic from Main Street to the city’s edge.

Dalrymple Appoints Dohrmann North Dakota Adjutant General, Director of Emergency Services

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today appointed Brig. Gen. Alan Dohrmann adjutant general of the North Dakota National Guard (NDNG) and director of the North Dakota Department of Emergency Services (NDDES). Dohrmann is replacing Maj. Gen. David Sprynczynatyk, who is retiring the end of this year after serving nine years as the state’s adjutant general.

Wrigley Celebrates New Housing Development in Minot

BISMARCK, N.D. – Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley today joined local officials in Minot to celebrate the development of 55th Crossing, a 530-acre residential and commercial neighborhood in southeast Minot.  The development is located on land once used for temporary housing following the 2011 Souris River flood.

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