DOJ awards nearly $64K to Minot for COVID-19


WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Justice has awarded the City of Minot $63,869 for its coronavirus response efforts, as part of the COVID-19 Emergency Supplemental Funding Program.

Sen. Kevin Cramer, R-ND, made the announcement Thursday.

According to the DOJ, the money will go to expenses tied to the COVID-19 response, which may include overtime pay, equipment, supplies, training, addressing the medical needs of inmates and more.