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June 22, 2017
President Donald Trump (L) looks at a drone with Kespry CEO George Mathew (R) during an event highlighting emerging technologies, in the East Room at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Companies urge Trump to move faster on approval of commercial drones
June 22, 2017 - 1:58pm
June 12, 2017
Jeff Buyck is the fourth generation to farm east of Balaton, Minn. An airplane used to collect crop data used for planting and spraying taxis away from the farm after a farmstead meeting in April. Photo taken April 11, 2017, near Balaton, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
On-demand: Manned airplane gets ag data
June 12, 2017 - 6:00am
June 10, 2017
Finley Opp, 10, prepares to land a drone in his hand on Wednesday afternoon in the Career Academy while attending the summer drone camp. "This is a quadcopter drone but actual drones have cameras and most go around 13 miles per hour," said Opp. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Putting the kids in control, drone camp propels student learning
June 10, 2017 - 8:32am
May 31, 2017
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao speaks Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at the Drone Focus Conference at the Fargo Civic Center. David Samson / Forum News Service
High hopes, big challenges: U.S. Transportation Secretary outlines need for modernization with continued rise of drone technology
May 31, 2017 - 10:08pm
Drone Hexacopter armed with minigun
North Dakota creates task force to counter threats from rogue UAS activity
May 31, 2017 - 10:03pm
May 15, 2017
Higher ed board addresses mistakes on Mayville State dorm project, cybersecurity
May 15, 2017 - 7:16pm
May 10, 2017
Elaine Chao testifies before a Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Committee confirmation hearing on her nomination to be transportation secretary on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 11, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
U.S. transportation secretary to address Fargo drone conference
May 10, 2017 - 3:44pm
May 8, 2017
Beyond line of sight drone flights could begin this summer at UAS park near Grand Forks
May 8, 2017 - 4:51pm
March 21, 2017
A simulated explosive from a modified commercially available drone falls toward its target during a demonstration of the Airspace Systems Interceptor autonomous aerial drone in Castro Valley, California on March 6, 2017. REUTERS/Stephen Lam
Drone-catchers emerge on a new aerial frontier
March 21, 2017 - 11:00am
March 10, 2017
Grand Forks County Sheriff Bob Rost. Forum News Service file photo
FAA approves night flights for ND drone unit to fly across the nation
March 10, 2017 - 10:53pm
March 6, 2017
ND sheriff blasts FAA for Super Bowl’s drone flights while county waits for approval
March 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
February 21, 2017
An airplane flies over a drone during the Polar Bear Plunge on Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York January 1, 2015. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
ND House: Nonlethal drone weapons stay legal for law enforcement
February 21, 2017 - 7:25pm
An airplane flies over a drone during the Polar Bear Plunge on Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York January 1, 2015. REUTERS file photo
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
February 21, 2017 - 2:32pm
Rep. Rick Becker (R-Minot) speaks in favor of his bill to close a loophole in current law allowing law enforcement drones to carry non-lethal weapons.
Port: House votes to allow non-lethal weapons on drones after heated debate
February 21, 2017 - 12:59pm
A drone returns to a new location after demonstrating delivery capabilities from the top of a UPS truck during testing in Lithia, Fla., Feb. 20, 2017. Scott Audette / Reuters
UPS tests drone deliveries, eyes future price changes
February 21, 2017 - 12:09pm