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NDDOT lifts seasonal load restrictions on state highways after Burgum signs executive order

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 05:02 pm

Categories: all, Coronavirus

Beginning today, the North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) has temporarily lifted seasonal load restrictions on all state highways to minimize disruption of the supply chain during the COVID-19 public health emergency.


State Superintendent, Governor seek testing waiver

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 04:29 pm

Categories: all, Coronavirus

State School Superintendent and Gov. Doug Burgum have collaborated on a request to the U.S. Department of Education to waive all federally mandated student assessments for the 2019-20 school year.


COVID-19 Positive Test Results for March 24, 2020

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 04:06 pm

Categories: all, Coronavirus

Below are the COVID-19 results for March 24, 2020 as of 3pm.


Bank of North Dakota announces student loan relief options

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 03:19 pm

Categories: all, Coronavirus

Bank of North Dakota (BND) shared its student loan relief plans to assist borrowers impacted by COVID-19 with the Industrial Commission today. Effective immediately, borrowers may request to defer payments for six months.


COVID-19 Positive Test Results for March 24, 2020

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 10:21 am

Categories: all, Coronavirus

Below are the COVID-19 results from March 24, 2020 as of 9am.


Human Services’ public behavioral health clinics continue to serve vulnerable North Dakotans

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 09:57 am

Categories: all, Coronavirus

The coronavirus continues to disrupt lives and cause stress, anxiety and fear. In response, the North Dakota Department of Human Services’ eight regional human service clinics and their four satellite clinics are continuing to provide medically-necessary behavioral health services to vulnerable North Dakotans. The clinics located in Bismarck, Devils Lake, Dickinson, Fargo, Grand Forks, Jamestown, Minot and Williston with satellite clinics in Grafton, Rolla, Valley City and the Off Main location in Fargo, offer behavioral health services focused on chronic disease management and behavioral health crises.


Guidelines being developed to ensure child care for essential workers through COVID-19 crisis

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Categories: all, Coronavirus

North Dakota has launched a rapid planning process to develop operating guidelines to ensure that child care is available for health care and other essential workers through the COVID-19 crisis, Gov. Doug Burgum said today. The planning process began over the weekend and is focused on three objectives, he said.


COVID-19 Positive Test Results for March 23, 2020

Monday, March 23, 2020 at 04:07 pm

Categories: all, Coronavirus

Below are the COVID-19 results from March 23, 2020 as of 3pm.


Human service zones continue to provide vital services, but close to the public

Monday, March 23, 2020 at 03:44 pm

Categories: all, Coronavirus

The North Dakota Department of Human Services and the 19 human service zones, formerly called county social service offices, have closed their administrative offices to the public but are continuing to provide vital human services. Department staff who work in the counties and human service zone offices and team members are continuing to provide all services by working on-site or remotely to practice social distancing.

 


HOUSING AGENCY URGES NORTH DAKOTANS TO TALK TO YOUR MORTGAGE SERVICER OR LANDLORD FIRST; DON’T BECOME A VICTIM OF A FINANCIAL SCAM

Monday, March 23, 2020 at 02:11 pm

Categories: all, Coronavirus

North Dakota Housing Finance Agency (NDHFA) is encouraging households facing financial difficulties because of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) to notify their mortgage loan servicer or landlord if they are unable to make their mortgage or rent payment.