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By Michael Standaert
North Dakota News Cooperative 

Campaign reignited to attract workers to state

 

January 23, 2023

Tom Stromme, Bismarck Tribune

Katie Ralston Howe speaks at the capitol on March 23, 2022. Howe is a 2005 graduate of Carrington High School.

Most people just want to feel wanted.

For Travis High, a friendly phone call with a relocation help desk representative was enough for him to drop everything and drive from Washington state to start a new life in North Dakota.

"North Dakota was the first one to reach out and say, 'Hey, we want you here,' so I just started driving," High said of his relocation this past July.

High, now a tech...



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