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September 26, 2016
A DJI Inspire drone similar to one purchased for use by the Marshall County Sheriff's Office flies through the air. File photo.
Drone to be used by Marshall County Sheriff's Office for search and rescue, other tasks
September 26, 2016 - 1:08pm
A drone is displayed at DJI's flagship store in Hong Kong, China September 22, 2016, two days before its opening. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
UAE to introduce new laws soon to regulate drones
September 26, 2016 - 6:24am
September 23, 2016
A drone, made by CyPhy Works, carries a UPS package on Children's Island off the coast of Beverly, Mass., on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, during UPS's demonstration of a drone making a commercial delivery of a package to a remote or difficult-to-access location. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
UPS launches U.S. drone test flights for urgent medical deliveries
September 23, 2016 - 8:59am
September 22, 2016
Northland instructor Frank Nix shows images used as part of the school's geospatial imaging program Thursday during a tour. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
NCTC shows off aerospace facility remodel, donated aircraft
September 22, 2016 - 8:16pm
September 21, 2016
Multiple drones take to the air during a celebratory air show on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, south of Grand Forks to mark the release of new federal drone rules. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
Who's sky is it anyway? U.S. drone case tests rights to air space
September 21, 2016 - 1:17pm
September 19, 2016
Instructor Devon Russell, far left, walks with students, left to right, Jayden Mikkonen, Jordan Hanssen, Marie Demerath and Sam Hossle after their drone landed on Friday in Mitchell. Despite being in the air for less than an hour, it will take hours to retrieve and assess the information the drone captured. (Sarah Barclay/Republic)
Drone transforms precision agriculture classes at South Dakota school
September 19, 2016 - 8:05am
September 12, 2016
UND students listen to guest speaker Jason Stahl talk Sept. 7 during their drone-focused Entrepreneurship 395 class. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
New UND class puts focus on the business of drones
September 12, 2016 - 5:17pm
September 8, 2016
Grand Forks company highlights drones' date-gathering potential
September 8, 2016 - 6:24pm
August 29, 2016
A drone piloted by SkySkopes staff flies near a utility pole Aug. 29 south of Emerado, N.D. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks button
New federal rules expected to bring drone use to new heights
August 29, 2016 - 9:27pm
A Predator unmanned aircraft at Grand Forks Air Force Base. File photo.
General Atomics drone training academy graduates first class of pilots in Grand Forks
August 29, 2016 - 8:17pm
August 28, 2016
The drone can fly up to 400 feet with proper approval and technically take on winds of up to 50 knots in extreme cases in Grand Forks, ND on Friday, June 19, 2015. (Grand Forks Herald/ Joshua Komer)
Highly anticipated federal drone rules to become effective Monday
August 28, 2016 - 4:24pm
August 24, 2016
Per Haga (left) speaks during an international business panel discussion while Terry Sando, Knut Gustavsen and Tero Heinonen listen at the 2016 UAS Summit and Expo on Aug. 24, 2016.  Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
International UAS companies see potential in North Dakota
August 24, 2016 - 8:05pm
ISight RPV Services Co-Founder Adam Lingwall speaks to a crowd while Launchboxx drone marketing specialists Tim Fiechtner and Justin Miller look on and a drone flies behind the trio. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks button
Next generation of aircraft generate buzz at UAS conference
August 24, 2016 - 7:33pm
August 23, 2016
UND President Mark Kennedy addresses a crowd Aug. 23, 2016, at the 2016 UAS Summit and Expo at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
UND President Mark Kennedy outlines vision for unmanned aircraft efforts at summit
August 23, 2016 - 7:28pm
David Hambleton, manager of advanced systems for Northrop Grumman Autonomous Systems, (left) shakes the hand of Northland Community and Technical College President Dennis Bona after the pair announced the donation of an drone from the company to the school Tuesday in Grand Forks. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks button
NCTC receives donated drone from Northrop Grumman
August 23, 2016 - 7:15pm