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May 10, 2018
Trump Administration taps projects to pilot expanded drone use
Projects in Virginia, Kansas and Nevada are among those the Trump administration named Wednesday, May 10, for a new program to sharply expand how drones can be used across the United States, seeking to accelerate growth in a booming sector with broad economic potential but also a...
May 10, 2018 - 8:35am
May 9, 2018
Seeking 'regulatory framework' to integrate drones into airspace, feds select North Dakota for national program
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Transportation was selected for a national program aimed at hastening drones' integration into...
May 9, 2018 - 7:10pm
January 19, 2018
N.D. rancher takes case against Sheriff's Dept. to Supreme Court
LAKOTA, N.D.—A northeast North Dakota rancher who claims a Nelson County sheriff's deputy used excessive force when he shot the rancher...
January 19, 2018 - 6:54pm
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