Valley City State, NDSCS projects approved

BISMARCK–Lawmakers charged with finalizing the state’s higher education budget approved a few campus projects this morning.

They include funding for the Rhoades Science Center at Valley City State University and the Bisek Hall renovation and addition project at the North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton. Each project will receive $10.5 million.

The committee also approved $5 million in general funds for a geothermal energy project at Minot State University.

The committee of three House members and three Senate members is still working out details on the rest of the budget.