The White Earth Reservation Business Committee has agreed to limit all nonessential government activity for two weeks.

“For the safety and concern of our people and employees, the White Earth Reservation Business Committee and I decided today (Friday, March 20) to suspend all nonessential government activity for two weeks starting on Monday, March 23,” White Earth Chairman Michael Fairbanks said in a news release. “This means that only essential staff will be asked to report to their work sites.”

All tribal government facilities and buildings will be closed to the public during this time, according to the release.

For updates, visit www.whiteearth.com.

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