News & Updates


We know the public have been watching the Ebola situation in the news and we wanted to share the  North Dakota Department of Health and CDC websites that have specific pages dedicated to providing information regarding the current outbreak. There is a wealth of information on these sites. T

NDDOH has a webpage specifically regarding Ebola:

CDC website:


The Ward County Emergency Management Office has been accepted as a NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador.

The Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador initiative is an effort to formally recognize NOAA partners who are improving the nation’s readiness against extreme weather, water, and climate events. As a Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador, our office is committing to work with NOAA and other Ambassadors to strengthen national resilience against extreme weather.

For More Information:

If you have would like more information, please visit the Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador Frequently Asked Questions. And if you need any additional information, email us anytime at You can also find us on Twitter @NWS.