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February 6, 2016
Applications sought for diesel grant program
The North Dakota Department of Health said applications are being accepted for the annual State Clean Diesel Grant Program. Cities, counties and other government agencies that conduct work for the benefit of the public and require diesel-powered vehicles or equipment are encouraged...
February 6, 2016 - 7:02am
February 3, 2016
Grant awarded to 1883 Stutsman County Courthouse Committee
The Jamestown Community Foundation recently awarded a grant of $2,500 to the nonprofit 1883 Stutsman County Courthouse Committee in Jamestown,...
February 3, 2016 - 7:00am
January 29, 2016
Grant money awarded to plant trees
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has awarded grants totaling $51,125 for 12 projects to develop orchards and plant trees in local communities. The grants originally were set at $40,000 but due to positive response and an increased number of quality applications, the North Dakota...
January 29, 2016 - 6:55am
North Dakota Head Start funded for 2016
On Wednesday federal officials announced that $1.7 million in federal funding was secured for North Dakota Head Start and Early Head Start programs at Community Action Region VI. The funding is a matching grant award from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for the 2016-2017...
January 29, 2016 - 6:54am
December 19, 2015
Grants available for organizations providing services related to human trafficking
More than $1 million in grants is available for organizations and entities providing services relating to human trafficking, announced Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem. The $1.25 million in grant funds was authorized by the 2015 North Dakota Legislature as part of a comprehensive...
December 19, 2015 - 7:36am
December 10, 2015
XTO awards grants to Bakken charities
DENVER — Four Bakken charities will receive $62,000 in grants from XTO Energy, the subsidiary of Exxon Mobil announced Wednesday. Best Friends Mentoring in Dickinson, N.D., and Home on the Range in Sentinel Butte, N.D., will each receive a $25,000 grant through XTO’s inaugural...
December 10, 2015 - 7:32am
November 11, 2015
Child Care Grant to increase child capacity
The Child Care Grant Program assists child care facilities to increase the capacity of child care in North Dakota. Funds are available in the 2015-2017 biennium to assist in the expansion or creation of child care facilities. A total allocation of $2.25 million has been made available,...
November 11, 2015 - 7:15am
September 3, 2015
State Park to build visitor center
Sens. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., and John Hoeven, R-N.D., a member of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee, announced Wednesday that the National Park Service has awarded $388,794 to the North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department to construct a visitor information center at Fort...
September 3, 2015 - 7:13am
August 20, 2015
Funding awarded to fire departments
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., on Wednesday announced a total of more than $230,000 in federal funding for the Linton and Buffalo Fire departments for operations and safety improvements. Of the $230,000 he Linton Fire District received $158,667 from funds from the Assistance to Firefighters...
August 20, 2015 - 7:00am
August 12, 2015
JRVLS receives $41,200 grant
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development announced a grant of $41,200 to the James River Valley Library System for the purchase of a new bookmobile for the library system. The grant was announced by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., Tuesday as part of grants of more than $577,000...
August 12, 2015 - 7:09am
July 17, 2015
Tourism executive board approves grants, move on to City Council
The Jamestown Tourism Executive Board approved grant requests Thursday from Fort Seward and the Jamestown Civic Center. Jamestown Tourism Executive Director Searle Swedlund said the board approved a $9,500 grant for the Jamestown Civic Center and 5 Star Bucking Bulls to advertise...
July 17, 2015 - 7:25am
May 27, 2015
SCDRC approves grants for projects
The South Central Dakota Regional Council received applications for nearly double the amount of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds available. The Regional Council’s CDBG Scoring and Ranking Committee approved grants totaling $251,502 at its annual CDBG scoring and ranking...
May 27, 2015 - 7:22am
May 22, 2015
Tourism board OKs grants; North Dakota Patriot Guard, fine arts group to receive money
The Jamestown Tourism Executive Board approved two grant requests at its meeting Thursday, including a $2,500 request from the North Dakota Patriot Guard to advertise its annual Fallen Heroes Memorial & Honor Ride. George Quigley, a Patriot Guard ride captain, said last year’s...
May 22, 2015 - 8:32am
April 15, 2015
Lee, Hildahl, Kourajian get fuel
Mark Lee, Diane Hildahl and Charlie Kourajian, all of Jamestown, were recently selected to receive free fuel from Tanks of Thanks, a program that rewards people who do good deeds to help make their communities just a little bit better. The Tanks of Thanks program from CHS and Cenex...
April 15, 2015 - 8:09am
Operation Round Up approves grants
At its March meeting, the Northern Plains Electric Operation Round Up board of directors approved grants totaling $10,650 to help support worthy causes. These charitable grants are made possible through the generosity of Northern Plains Electric Cooperative members who voluntarily...
April 15, 2015 - 8:07am