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Trophy Room: Bob Olsen's first drake mallard
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Time to carry a compass
OUR OPINION: Photos call for action at UND
LETTER: United Way works to reduce poverty in Grand Forks area
LETTER: Anti-smoking programs get little from measure
MIKE JACOBS: UND moves into the Arctic and over the moon
'Grow a pair Lester': ND Department of Health tweets anti-Trump messages during debate
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Unmanned Aircraft Systems
September 26, 2016
Drone to be used by Marshall County Sheriff's Office for search and rescue, other tasks
The Marshall County Sheriff's Office now has a drone at its disposal to assist with searching for missing people, photographing crime scenes...
21 hours 29 min ago
September 22, 2016
NCTC shows off aerospace facility remodel, donated aircraft
THIEF RIVER FALLS — Though students have already started learning in the space, Northland Community and Technical College's newly remodeled...
September 22, 2016 - 8:16pm
September 21, 2016
Who's sky is it anyway? U.S. drone case tests rights to air space
WASHINGTON — When a small town American roofer took legal action against a neighbor for shooting down his drone, the local dispute sparked...
September 21, 2016 - 1:17pm
September 12, 2016
New UND class puts focus on the business of drones
While many around her want to take unmanned aircraft to levels in the sky, UND student Elena Parrello has plans to take them the opposite direction...
September 12, 2016 - 5:17pm
September 8, 2016
Grand Forks company highlights drones' date-gathering potential
One Grand Forks drone company is looking to make converting data collected by aircraft into usable information for its clients. Staff members from software startup EdgeData outlined the work their company does during the monthly Drone Biz luncheon held Thursday in Grand Forks. Aerial...
September 8, 2016 - 6:24pm
August 29, 2016
New federal rules expected to bring drone use to new heights
New federal rules for drones were launched Monday and sparked a wave of activity across the United States as qualified pilots sought certificates...
August 29, 2016 - 9:27pm
General Atomics drone training academy graduates first class of pilots in Grand Forks
The first class of drone pilots has graduated from a new training academy near Grand Forks. Three pilots graduated from a training program created...
August 29, 2016 - 8:17pm
August 28, 2016
Highly anticipated federal drone rules to become effective Monday
Qualified businesses and government agencies looking to fly drones in North Dakota and across the country are clear for takeoff come Monday....
August 28, 2016 - 4:24pm
August 24, 2016
International UAS companies see potential in North Dakota
North Dakota has made a name for itself as a national leader in unmanned aircraft systems technology, but its reputation also has attracted attention...
August 24, 2016 - 8:05pm
Next generation of aircraft generate buzz at UAS conference
Bill Fredericks and his staff drove 28 hours to Grand Forks from Virginia to watch their unmanned aircraft take flight this week. The group would...
August 24, 2016 - 7:33pm
August 23, 2016
NCTC receives donated drone from Northrop Grumman
Students in Northland Community and Technical College's unmanned aircraft systems programs will have a new resource available to them courtesy...
August 23, 2016 - 7:15pm
OUR OPINION: UAS conference, like UAS industry, soars
One of these years—OK, one of these decades—the printed copy of this newspaper will be deposited on readers' doorsteps by drone....
August 23, 2016 - 9:00am
August 22, 2016
Regional drone research efforts showcased in Hillsboro, N.D.
HILLSBORO, N.D.—It's been a busy summer for an Israeli unmanned aircraft that has spent its time flying over land in Traill and Steele...
August 22, 2016 - 7:23pm
Student Access Day at UAS Summit and Expo facilitates connections
College students looking for a piece of the unmanned aircraft system industry's future gathered Monday in Grand Forks to help launch their career...
August 22, 2016 - 7:20pm
August 21, 2016
Drone Racing: Flying for fun in Grand Forks
Jakee Stoltz and Matt Henry spend their workdays flying a variety of drones for researchers in Grand Forks, but they don't put the controllers...
August 21, 2016 - 9:30am