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$5.8M in Outdoor Heritage Fund requests approved; eligibility clarified for future grant rounds

January 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The first round of grants from North Dakota’s new Outdoor Heritage Fund will help pay for tree planting initiatives, support a state program that benefits fish and wildlife habitat and provide funding for a new park in Bismarck, among …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Outdoor Heritage Fund board to seek clarification on eligible projects

January 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The chairman of the Outdoor Heritage Fund Advisory Board said Tuesday the panel will seek clarification on what types of projects are eligible for the fund after the first grant round drew a number of applications that didn’t appear to…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Outdoor Heritage Fund board to seek clarification on eligible projects

January 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The chairman of the Outdoor Heritage Fund Advisory Board said Tuesday the panel will seek clarification on what types of projects are eligible for the fund after the first grant round drew a number of applications that didn’t appear to…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Outdoor Heritage Fund board to hear grant presentations

January 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Members of North Dakota’s Outdoor Heritage Fund Advisory Board will hear more than 70 presentations during a marathon session Monday and Tuesday to decide who should receive the first round of grants from the newly created fund.
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With 4 rounds still to go, requests for Outdoor Heritage Fund grants already exceed $30M limit

December 5, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The dozen board members who will recommend which projects deserve grants from North Dakota’s new Outdoor Heritage Fund have their work cut out for them after the fund, which is limited to $30 million every two years, received 76 applic…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

No limit placed on first round of Outdoor Heritage Fund grants

October 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The panel that will recommend which projects receive grants through North Dakota’s new Outdoor Heritage Fund decided Thursday not to cap the dollars that will be awarded during the first grant round, despite one member warning an expensive multi-year project could quickly tie up funds. Continue Reading

Outdoor fund board works out details of application process, technical review

October 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Those seeking grants for conservation and outdoors projects through North Dakota’s new Outdoor Heritage Fund will not have to present their projects in person to the fund’s advisory board but it certainly won’t hurt their chances. Continue Reading

Petition proposed for ND heritage fund

August 21, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Conservation advocates took their first step Wednesday toward getting a measure on the November 2014 statewide ballot to set aside a bigger slice of oil revenues to protect North Dakota’s outdoor heritage.
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Outdoor Heritage Fund projected to fall well short of $30 million cap

May 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO — A glitch in the funding formula for North Dakota’s new Outdoor Heritage Fund means the conservation initiative is projected to have only a little more than half of the $30 million authorized for the next biennium. Continue Reading

Anti-tobacco funding restored

April 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK After two failed attempts, House lawmakers passed a bill to fund the Tobacco Prevention and Control Advisory Committee. Continue Reading