Articles tagged “north dakota”

North Dakota Hopes that Lawrence Welk Tourism Will Become a Thing

North Dakota Hopes that Lawrence Welk Tourism Will Become a Thing

James MacPherson, Associated Press

We always encourage a destination to focus on its unique strengths when marketing. While this is unique, we're not certain Welk is the strength the state needs.

2 years ago

North Dakota mistakenly named home of Mount Rushmore by U.S. marketer

North Dakota mistakenly named home of Mount Rushmore by U.S. marketer

Associated Press

North Dakota isn’t complaining about the common mistake that leads potential tourists to the state’s tourism office, giving it the opportunity to tout its attractions.

6 years ago

Without a state film commission North Dakota loses “Fargo” TV production to Canada

Associated Press

Fargo only needs to look at Scranton for a little peace of mind: The Office was filmed in LA, but the small-town continues has received a huge tourism boost from the series’ close ties with the town.

6 years ago

The least visited state in mainland U.S. is having a tourism boom, thanks to oil

The least visited state in mainland U.S. is having a tourism boom, thanks to oil

Jessica Holdman, Bismarck Tribune

North Dakota is having a moment, and how.

6 years ago