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DOUG BURGUM

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The pyramid and surrounding buildings near Nekoma, North Dakota were created to defend the country’s nuclear weapons during the Cold War. They've been empty for decades. But soon the facility will be a cryptocurrency mine, whose heat will warm an on-site greenhouse.
So far, one Afghan refugee has arrived in North Dakota through the federal resettlement program. A total of 49 refugees are expected from the war-torn Middle Eastern country.
Burgum, who called the proposal a "blatant federal overreach," joined South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem in proclaiming on Twitter that his state will explore options for challenging the president's plan in court.
Midwest politicians are right to complain, and more politicians should be doing it. Perhaps if they do, the Biden administration will better understand the stomach-turning frustration that continues to grow along the northern border.
The U.S. border remains closed to Canadians, while Americans will be able to cross the Canadian border beginning Aug. 9.
Gov. Doug Burgum and Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister announced on Tuesday, April 20, that North Dakota will provide vaccines to as many as 4,000 Canadian truck drivers who regularly cross the border on their routes.

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William "Billy" Evans was killed after a motorist rammed a vehicle and brandished a knife at the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C.
North Dakota's COVID-19 numbers have significantly improved since a peak in November of last year when numbers for active cases, daily deaths, and hospitalizations were among the worst in the nation, and Gov. Doug Burgum instituted a statewide mask mandate.
A college in Latvia still teaches a curriculum on this outdated programming language, so North Dakota opted to hire two Latvians to help manage and maintain the state's unemployment insurance mainframe.

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