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GRAND FORKS COUNTY COMMISSION

Youthworks North Dakota helps runaway, trafficked and struggling youth in North Dakota, according to its website, and provides school-based programming, as well as youth and family services for children under 18. Should the shelter close, Youthworks would still operate in Grand Forks and has an office downtown.
A committee is pushing a plan that will ask voters to decide whether to adopt a home-rule charter, which would allow the county to implement a sales tax increase that would spread the burden of paying for those necessary facility and infrastructure upgrades.
Grand Forks County School Board candidate Ron Barta alleged Grand Forks County Auditor Debbie Nelson was acting in an official capacity and impeded his right to campaign.
In what is essentially a primary race, the top six vote-getters of the eight candidates who ran will move on to the General Election in November.

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Grand Forks Health Department’s Michael Dulitz provided the updates, which have become increasingly sparse due to only weekly updates in case data being provided by the state.
Eight candidates will be on the Grand Forks County ballot on June 14, in what effectively is a primary race. The top six vote-getters will move on to the General Election in November.
Eight candidates are running to fill three open seats.
ARPA funds will be used to cover the costs under the “Revenue Lost” provision category, which as of January allows municipalities to use a standard allowance of up to $10 million for the category instead of the previous calculation formula.
The animal shelter currently is working in Emerado, North Dakota, and has completed the TNR process with 24 cats so far but is looking to expand its efforts throughout the county with support from the commission.
Kvasager is the finance manager at a local business.

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Former Grand Forks Police Department officer recently entered the business community.
Mandy Iverson, a member of the North Dakota Army National Guard and a nurse for Grand Forks Public Schools, presented her proclamation to the commission while speaking about her experiences with therapy animals.
Inman, a veteran, owns Modern Information Systems, Inc., a provider of document scanning since 1984.

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