Raven Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: RAVN) today reported that its board of directors has approved its regular quarterly cash dividend of 17 cents per common share, payable July 14, 2000, to shareholders of record on June 26, 2000.Raven Industries is a diversified manufacturer that supplies plastics, electronics and special-apparel products to various markets.For further information regarding Raven free of charge via fax, dial 1-800-PRO-INFO and enter "RAVN."