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Registration for the 2015 Bloggers & Writers workshop is now open!  We will kick things off on the afternoon of Wednesday, June 3rd by experiencing a few of Bismarck’s unique downtown destinations.  On Thursday, the workshop will begin at 9:00 am at Fort Lincoln State Park in the Commissary where we will hear from author, writer and filmmaker Joe Baur about his experience as a travel writer/blogger. Register today at https://www.commerce.nd.gov/services/BloggersandWritersWorkshop/

 

When North Dakota was ranked as the happiest state in America by a Gallup poll on job satisfaction, the environment and health, NBC North Dakota News wanted to promote that amazing revelation. Check out this video that captures the “Happiness”!

Looking for adventure stories in 2015? From castles to coteaus, milestones to the Maah Daah Hey, you will find your amazing story right here in North Dakota.

North Dakota offers an abundance of outdoor adventure, vibrant history and family fun. If you're a reporter looking to do a feature story on North Dakota, you will find plenty of options under our Legendary story ideas, travel themes or check out our stories-to-go. From our culture and cuisine to the off-the-beaten-path experiences, you'll find plenty of new and exciting angles for your North Dakota story.

Check out our latest news for more great ideas. You may also discover something of interest in our North Dakota Fun Facts, North Dakota Attractions sections, or keep up with us through our social networking sites.

For more information, feel free to contact Kim Schmidt, Public and Media Relations Manager. 

Latest News Releases
Friday, May 1, 2015 - 2:00pm
Travel industry brought $3.6 billion and 24 million visitors to North DakotaBISMARCK, N.D. –- Nationally, the travel industry contributes $2.1 trillion to the U.S. economy, and one in every nine...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 12:45pm
May begins with a kickoff event for North Dakota Parks and Recreation’s 50th anniversary celebration and ends with the 23rd annual Devils Run car show. In between, there are enough indoor and outdoor...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 2:45pm
North Dakota wouldn’t be complete without its outdoor recreation activities that range from fishing and snowshoeing to boating and horseback riding. Traditionally, there have been no better places to...
Monday, April 27, 2015 - 9:30am
BISMARCK, ND – Spring has arrived in North Dakota with temperatures warming, trees blooming and wildlife becoming more active as winter loses its hold on the state.  North Dakota’s outdoors are...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 2:15pm
MINOT, ND – Six Governor’s Travel and Tourism Awards recognizing outstanding leaders in North Dakota’s tourism industry were presented today as part of the 2015 North Dakota Travel and Tourism...
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 1:00pm
BISMARCK, N.D. – North Dakota has more than 39,000 registered motorcycles, most ridden by people looking for fun and relaxing places to visit along the state’s highways and byways. Many collect a...
Monday, April 6, 2015 - 11:30am
Voting is open to the public through April 30BISMARCK, ND – From a record-breaking 50,000 nominations, two food bloggers with North Dakota ties, Kristin Rosenau and Molly Yeh, have made the top six...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:30am
BISMARCK, ND – Forbes recently profiled research done by Longwoods International examining the impact North Dakota Tourism’s “Legendary” marketing campaign has had on the state’s economic development...
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 6:00am
As the temperatures heat up in North Dakota, the opportunities to get out of the house and try new activities begin to bloom. Whether for kids, adults or fun for the whole family, April is a great...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 11:00am
BISMARCK, N.D. – More than 60 percent of travelers take less than two months to plan their vacations. With summer weather on the way, North Dakota Tourism invites travelers to begin planning their...