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Dalrymple Reappoints Morton, Appoints Evans to State Board of Higher Education

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today reappointed Don Morton to a second four-year term on the State Board of Higher Education. Dalrymple also appointed North Dakota State University (NDSU) student Nick Evans to serve a one-year term as the student member of the board. Evans will replace current student member Brett Johnson, whose term expires June 30. Both appointments are effective July 1.

Dalrymple to Attend Corps Meeting, Seeks Answers Regarding Proposed Lake-Area Land Transfer

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple will attend a public meeting Wednesday in Bismarck, where he plans to call on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) to answer long-standing questions and address public concerns regarding  a proposed transfer of excess federal lands along Lake Sakakawea.  The Governor said he will not support a land transfer that does not ensure continued, free public access.

Dalrymple Statement Regarding Mass Shooting in Orlando

Bismarck, N.D. – Governor Jack Dalrymple and First Lady Betsy Dalrymple have issued the following statement regarding the mass shooting early Sunday in Orlando, Fla.

“Betsy and I send our thoughts and prayers to the victims of this horrific act and to their families,” Dalrymple said. “We stand united with the people of Orlando and the entire nation in our commitment to ending these acts of terror and returning to a time when people do not need to live in fear of events like this.

Dalrymple Directs Flags to be Flown at Half-staff to Honor the Victims of the Attack in Orlando, Florida

BISMARCK, ND – In accordance with a directive from the President, Gov. Jack Dalrymple today directed state government agencies and encouraged North Dakotans to fly the United States and North Dakota flags at half-staff as a mark of respect for the victims of the attack in Orlando, Florida. The Governor’s directive directs that flags be lowered to half-staff effective immediately and continuing until sunset on Thursday, June 16.

Wrigley, Officials Dedicate FBI Office in Williston

BISMARCK, N.D. – Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley today joined FBI Director James B. Comey, along with state and local officials, in celebrating the completion of the new FBI resident agency office in Williston.

Wrigley Welcomes Attendees to Drone Conference

BISMARCK, ND – Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley today joined Sen. John Hoeven, along with state officials and unmanned aerial systems (UAS) industry leaders, to welcome students, entrepreneurs, and industry representatives to the 2016 Drone Focus Conference, sponsored by Emerging Prairie, in Fargo. The event brought members of the UAS industry together in an interactive experience to develop new opportunities for the industry in North Dakota.

Dalrymple Proclaims a Day of Prayer on Memorial Day; Directs Flags to Fly at Half-staff Until Noon

BISMARCK, N.D. - In accordance with a proclamation signed by President Barack Obama, Governor Jack Dalrymple has proclaimed Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, a day of prayer in North Dakota, and has directed all state government agencies to fly the American and North Dakota flags at half-staff from sunrise until noon on that day.

In addition, Dalrymple calls on North Dakotans to observe the President’s request that Americans unite in prayer at 11 a.m. local time on that day, and that a moment of silence also be observed at 3 p.m. local time for the National Moment of Remembrance.

Dalrymple Challenges University System to Build on the Success of Private-Sector Partnerships

BISMARCK, ND – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today challenged the state’s college and university leaders to expand private-sector partnerships that help prepare students for tomorrow’s high-demand occupations and contribute to North Dakota’s continued economic development.

Dalrymple Declares May 15 Peace Officers Memorial Day, Directs Flags to Fly at Half-staff

BISMARCK, N.D. – In accordance with a presidential proclamation, Gov. Jack Dalrymple has declared Sunday, May 15, Peace Officers Memorial Day in the state and has directed all state government agencies to fly the American and North Dakota flags at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on that day. The flags will be lowered to honor law enforcement officials who have fallen in the line of duty.

Dalrymple: Cost-Share Agreement Advances Minot-Area Flood Protection

BISMARCK, ND – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today announced that the ongoing work to provide permanent flood protection for Minot and the surrounding area has taken an important step forward with an agreement reached between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) and the Souris River Joint Water Resource Board. 

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