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December 5, 2017
Military funding a study of peregrine falcons to build drone killer
Throughout history, humans have employed falcons as lethal hunters of other animals. Now those raptors are being sent after drones. It turns...
December 5, 2017 - 11:16am
November 12, 2017
North Dakota has potential to tap federal drone integration program
GRAND FORKS — Doors could open for North Dakota's unmanned aircraft industry, thanks to a federal pilot program allowing local governments...
November 12, 2017 - 2:21pm
October 29, 2017
Devils Lake, N.D., lays out plans for drone park
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.—Devils Lake leaders want to attract more businesses to the area as it develops plans for an unmanned aircraft park. City...
October 29, 2017 - 7:46am
October 23, 2017
A US drone advisory group has been meeting in secret. Some complain industry insiders have an outsize role.
A government advisory group has been holding confidential meetings to shape U.S. policy on drones, deliberating privately about who should regulate...
October 23, 2017 - 1:54pm
September 24, 2017
Threat of Grand Forks air base closing off the table for now
GRAND FORKS—Grand Forks Air Force Base appears to be safe from another round of base reviews after the process was left out of recent legislation....
September 24, 2017 - 8:51am
August 28, 2017
Drone rule changes
A new program by the Federal Aviation Administration called the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability will make things easier...
August 28, 2017 - 6:33am
August 14, 2017
UAS Summit to focus more on commercial use, experts say
GRAND FORKS — Experts say an upcoming conference that attracts hundreds in the unmanned aircraft sector in Grand Forks will focus more...
August 14, 2017 - 6:44pm
Pentagon may allow military bases to shoot down threatening drones
GRAND FORKS — The Pentagon has approved a policy that allows military bases to defend themselves against invasive and threatening unmanned...
August 14, 2017 - 7:07am
August 11, 2017
North Dakota has invested big money in drones, when will it pay off?
GRAND FORKS — Over the last decade, Grand Forks has become increasingly tied to the drone industry, so much so that a drone has appeared...
August 11, 2017 - 8:16pm
June 22, 2017
Companies urge Trump to move faster on approval of commercial drones
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump offered support for emerging technologies including unmanned aerial vehicles and next-generation wireless...
June 22, 2017 - 1:58pm
June 12, 2017
On-demand: Manned airplane gets ag data
BALATON, Minn. — Drones may be all the rage, but a South Dakota-based machinery dealer network is counting on human pilots and airplanes...
June 12, 2017 - 6:00am
June 10, 2017
Putting the kids in control, drone camp propels student learning
BISMARCK—Brad Stangeland watched over the shoulder of a student, with an iPad and remote control in one hand. A faint whirring noise carried...
June 10, 2017 - 8:32am
May 31, 2017
High hopes, big challenges: U.S. Transportation Secretary outlines need for modernization with continued rise of drone technology
FARGO—The line between air and ground travel is getting blurrier with the rise of self-driving vehicles and drones, but the U.S. Secretary...
May 31, 2017 - 10:08pm
North Dakota creates task force to counter threats from rogue UAS activity
FARGO—An unmanned aircraft park near Grand Forks will anchor a North Dakota task force aimed at defending against threats from rogue UAS...
May 31, 2017 - 10:03pm
May 15, 2017
Higher ed board addresses mistakes on Mayville State dorm project, cybersecurity
GRAND FORKS—North Dakota's Board of Higher Education has approved allowing Mayville State University to renovate a residence hall to the...
May 15, 2017 - 7:16pm