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May 10, 2018
Trump Administration taps projects to pilot expanded drone use
May 10, 2018 - 8:35am
May 9, 2018
U.S. Department of Transportation General Counsel Steven Bradbury prepares to give remarks on North Dakota's selection for a drone pilot program at the state Capitol in Bismarck Wednesday, May 9, 2018. John Hageman / Forum News Service
Seeking 'regulatory framework' to integrate drones into airspace, feds select North Dakota for national program
May 9, 2018 - 7:10pm
January 19, 2018
Rodney Brossart claims a Nelson County sheriff’s deputy used excessive force when he shot the rancher with a Taser in a dispute over cattle and has taken his case to the U.S. Supreme Court.
N.D. rancher takes case against Sheriff's Dept. to Supreme Court
January 19, 2018 - 6:54pm
December 5, 2017
A peregrine falcon.  Frank Doyle/U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Military funding a study of peregrine falcons to build drone killer
December 5, 2017 - 11:16am
November 12, 2017
UAV pilots Joshua Ludwin, left, and Michael Pierce land a UAV during a recent test flight. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
North Dakota has potential to tap federal drone integration program
November 12, 2017 - 2:21pm
October 29, 2017
Devils Lake, N.D., lays out plans for drone park
October 29, 2017 - 7:46am
October 23, 2017
Brendan Schulman and members of Task Group 1 monitor drone altitudes in Reston, Va., in July. Schulman, the group's co-chair, told a reporter the gathering was confidential and being held on private property, before walking with others out of earshot. Reza A. Marvashti/For The Washington Post.
A US drone advisory group has been meeting in secret. Some complain industry insiders have an outsize role.
October 23, 2017 - 1:54pm
September 24, 2017
A Global Hawk watches over the gathered crowd of airmen and local dignitaries gathered to watch a Thursday, June 15, 2017, realignment ceremony -- transferring the command structure for many personnel on Grand Forks Air Force Base -- from Air Mobility Command to Air Combat Command. Sam Easter / Forum News Service
Threat of Grand Forks air base closing off the table for now
September 24, 2017 - 8:51am
August 14, 2017
The newly unveiled Sharper A6 aircraft hovers above the Alerus Center arena Aug. 23 2016, during the 2016 UAS Summit and Expo. Photo by Brandi Jewett/Grand Forks Herald.
UAS Summit to focus more on commercial use, experts say
August 14, 2017 - 6:44pm
File photo of Grand Forks Air Force Base front gate. The Pentagon has approved a policy that allows military bases to defend themselves against invasive and threatening unmanned aircraft.
Pentagon may allow military bases to shoot down threatening drones
August 14, 2017 - 7:07am
August 11, 2017
Mike Klarenbeek's drone flies overhead while doing aerial work for the pheasant lodge Cocks Unlimited on northwest of Gregory, S.D. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
North Dakota has invested big money in drones, when will it pay off?
August 11, 2017 - 8:16pm
August 1, 2017
The MQ-9 Reaper aircraft is displayed at the 119th Wing Hanger in Fargo on Monday, Aug. 1, 2017.David Samson / The Forum
ND Air National Guard: Don't fear the Reaper
August 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
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
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