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Police, parents search for missing Red Lake woman
Emineth won't run for US House in North Dakota
Uber Eats driver on the run after a customer was shot and killed, Atlanta police say
Tickets for UND-Minnesota Vegas game top $2,000
Rare copy of Declaration of Independence survived Civil War hidden behind wallpaper
crime and courts
ESPN, FOX pursuing Peyton Manning as prime-time analyst, reports say
Headliners announced for 2018 ND State Fair
'To Kill A Mockingbird' to come to Broadway, with Jeff Daniels as Atticus Finch, adapted by Aaron Sorkin
'Black Panther' will break box-office records. But could it change the movie business?
NFL Draft to air on FOX, reports say
Marilyn Hagerty: Players have passion for pickleball
She didn't expect her video of a screaming Delta passenger would go viral - now she feels bad
Eatbeat: Shrimp 'a winter treat' at Red Lobster
One-day cruise available on USNS City of Bismarck
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek finally gets the monkey off his back
Wolves center Patton patiently waiting, improving with Iowa club
Vikings hire familiar face in Todd Downing as senior offensive assistant
Doping charge angers Olympic curlers, but they admit there could be benefits
Wild ride big second period to 5-3 win over Islanders
Ronald J. Novak
Michael Joseph Bendele
Billy V. McCleary
Daris D. Bittner
SD governor hopefuls battle for birds: Noem, Jackley share five-point plans to boost SD’s pheasant population
Taking the classroom to the lake
Outdoors legislative preview: Mille Lacs stands to be a focus this session, lawmaker says
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: North Dakota Game and Fish plans elk survey in 2019, Upper Red walleye harvest near record etc.
Commentary: Why Facebook is afraid of Mueller
Commentary: Trump is ignoring the worst attack on America since 9/11
Waiting list grows for foster homes
Commentary: The argument for gun control is myopic and shallow
Letter: Lawmakers complicit if they don't act now
Gladyce V. Olson
Rancher, claiming use of Taser on him was excessive, asks for Supreme Court ruling
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 - 6:36pm
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
Doors could open for North Dakota's unmanned aircraft industry, thanks to a federal pilot program that would allow local governments to partner...
November 12, 2017 - 6:28am
October 29, 2017
Devils Lake lays out plans for drone park
DEVILS LAKE—Devils Lake leaders want to attract more businesses to the area as it develops plans for an unmanned aircraft park. City officials...
October 29, 2017 - 6:29am
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
October 19, 2017
Our view: More national UAS attention better for base
Herald editorial board So much is happening in the world of unmanned aerial systems, and so much of it is happening beneath the national — and even local — radar.
October 19, 2017 - 6:18am
October 6, 2017
Flying higher: Drone registration on the rise in North Dakota
North Dakota is seeing more registrations for unmanned aircraft pilots and vehicles, and commercial registrations have quadrupled since the federal...
October 6, 2017 - 3:30pm
September 24, 2017
Threat of Air Force base closing off the table for now
Grand Forks Air Force Base appears to be safe from another round of base reviews after the process was left out of recent legislation. But North...
September 24, 2017 - 7:30am
August 26, 2017
North Dakota's first private drone company merges
A Grand Forks-based unmanned aircraft company claiming to be North Dakota’s oldest private drone business has merged with another drone business under a parent company. Unmanned Applications Institute (UAI) International announced Tuesday it had signed a deal to merge with ISight...
August 26, 2017 - 7:07am
August 25, 2017
Our view: Flag firmly planted for UAS in city
The unmanned aerial systems industry is developing at breakneck speed, and Grand Forks is fortunate to be right in the middle of it. The annual...
August 25, 2017 - 8:49am
August 14, 2017
UAS Summit to focus more on commercial use, experts say
Experts say a Grand Forks conference that attracts hundreds in the unmanned aircraft sector will focus more on how all industries can use the...
August 14, 2017 - 4:41pm
Pentagon may allow military bases to shoot down threatening drones
The Pentagon has approved policy that allows military bases to defend themselves against invasive and threatening unmanned aircraft, including...
August 14, 2017 - 8:00am
August 1, 2017
Firefighters test new unmanned water rescue drone in Lake Superior
DULUTH, Minn.—Two Duluth firefighters floated in Lake Superior on Tuesday, waiting to be rescued, but it wasn't a human in a boat coming...
August 1, 2017 - 9:57pm
ND Air National Guard: Don't fear the Reaper
FARGO — Under the chin of the brand new unmanned aircraft at the Air National Guard's airport hangar is a 2-foot wide turret with six gleaming...
August 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
July 14, 2017
Drone Biz celebrates one-year anniversary
A company wanting to use unmanned aircraft has to go through several steps before it can start flying, but it may not have to look much farther...
July 14, 2017 - 1:18pm