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North Dakota Governor's Photo Contest deadline Aug. 31

BISMARCK — The deadline for the 2017 North Dakota Governor's Photo Contest is Thursday, Aug. 31. All North Dakota photographers are encouraged to submit photos that capture the unique things to see and do in the state.

Photographers can submit photos in one or more of the following categories: adventure and recreation, places to visit, communities and events, fun with family and friends, scenery and wildlife.

One winner will be selected in each category, and a $200 cash prize will be awarded to the photographer of each selected photo. Additional honorable mentions may be selected in each category, with photographers receiving $50 and North Dakota Legendary merchandise.

A best of show photo will be selected from the winning photographs, and the photographer will receive an additional $300 cash prize and a free, one-year basic membership to AAA.

Winning photos will be displayed at the North Dakota Capitol during the fourth quarter of 2017 through a partnership with the North Dakota Council on the Arts.

For more information, visit or call (701) 328-2525 or (800) 435-5663.