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By Staff | May 17, 2019

Amber Alert test May 23

The N.D. Highway Patrol and N.D. Department of Emergency Services will conduct AMBER (America’s Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response) Alert testing from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, May 23.

Both organizations will test components of the system except for WEA (Wireless Emergency Alert), which sends alerts to mobile devices.

AMBER Alerts are designed to prompt community assistance in searching for abducted children. Alerts are recorded on the N.D. Department of Transportation’s 5-1-1 road and weather information system; displayed on NDDOT roadside message signs; NDRespone’s web page and at lottery terminals. Alerts are also automatically sent to mobile devices.

– Based on information sent by the NDHP

Business Manager at Rugby School District Earns North Dakota School Business Manager Certification

The North Dakota School Business Manager Certification Program is pleased to announce that Dawn Hauck has earned certification after successfully completing 61 credit hours of rigorous coursework. Hauck completed certification with mastery, the program’s highest designation. A completion ceremony was held in Bismarck on May 10, 2019.

Established in 2013, the North Dakota School Business Manager Certification Program provides business managers practical education and training to help them successfully perform their responsibilities under state law. Courses are taught by superintendents and state officials who are experts in their respective fields. The program is administered by the North Dakota School Boards Association in partnership with the North Dakota Association of School Business Managers. It was started with the assistance of a state legislative grant.

For more information about the North Dakota School Business Managers Certification Program, visit www.ndsbmcp.org.


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