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BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
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Clement "Clem" C. Nadeau
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East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
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NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
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MIKE JACOBS: Despite reports, North Dakota isn't broke
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OUR OPINION: Approach Legacy Fund with restraint
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Unmanned Aircraft Systems
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...
15 hours 33 min ago
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...
16 hours 44 min ago
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
August 18, 2016
Weekend of drone events precede start of major conference in Grand Forks
The presence of drones and other remote-controlled aircraft will be strong in Grand Forks over the next several days as events and a major conference...
August 18, 2016 - 8:04pm
August 11, 2016
Business encouraged to explore drone opportunities as start date for new rules nears
With the start date for new regulations for commercial drone use just weeks away, speakers at a Grand Forks event looked to give residents an...
August 11, 2016 - 5:10pm
August 8, 2016
Grand Forks luncheon to explore new regulations for drones
A Grand Forks luncheon will provide an opportunity for residents to get a crash course in new federal commercial drone regulations set to go into effect later this month. At this month's Drone Biz event, two local drone business owners will discuss what the rules mean for those already...
August 8, 2016 - 2:43pm
North Dakota drone effort lauded at White House workshop
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Accomplishments made with unmanned aircraft systems in North Dakota were recognized recently during a workshop hosted on the White House campus. The "Workshop on Drones and the Future of Aviation" assembled leaders from areas of industry, academia and government...
August 8, 2016 - 7:00am
August 1, 2016
Raytheon executives visit Grand Forks, hear pitch for North Dakota expansion
Area business and political leaders spent Monday making the case for a large defense contractor to consider expanding to Grand Forks. Executives...
August 1, 2016 - 5:40pm