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October 23, 2017
A US drone advisory group has been meeting in secret. Some complain industry insiders have an outsize role.
A government advisory group has been holding confidential meetings to shape U.S. policy on drones, deliberating privately about who should regulate...
October 23, 2017 - 1:54pm
June 22, 2017
Companies urge Trump to move faster on approval of commercial drones
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump offered support for emerging technologies including unmanned aerial vehicles and next-generation wireless...
June 22, 2017 - 1:58pm
March 21, 2017
Drone-catchers emerge on a new aerial frontier
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. - The enemy drone whined in the distance. The Interceptor, a drone-hunting machine from Silicon Valley startup Airspace Systems,...
March 21, 2017 - 11:00am
March 6, 2017
ND sheriff blasts FAA for Super Bowl’s drone flights while county waits for approval
GRAND FORKS — The Grand Forks County sheriff wants to know why the Federal Aviation Administration hasn’t approved a waiver for law enforcement...
March 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
February 27, 2017
After Google grounds drone project, Facebook ramps up flights
While Google shuttered its Titan drone project, Facebook is planning to ramp up test flights for its own experimental solar-powered glider....
February 27, 2017 - 1:24pm
February 21, 2017
UPS tests drone deliveries, eyes future price changes
Package delivery company United Parcel Service said on Tuesday, Feb. 21, it will consider raising prices across the board in coming years to...
February 21, 2017 - 12:09pm
February 16, 2017
Mitchell science teacher expands drone course with help from $5K grant
A quiet buzzing sound filled the Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy Thursday afternoon as drones flown by Julie Olson's students...
February 16, 2017 - 5:44pm
February 15, 2017
France trains eagles to down drones
The French Air Force is training eagles from a young age to bring down remote-controlled drones when they enter no-go urban airspace. Golden...
February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 18, 2017
DOT drone bill advances to Senate
A measure that would clarify that drones weighing less than 55 pounds would not have to be registered with the state was moved out of the Senate...
January 18, 2017 - 5:10pm
January 9, 2017
Lawmakers to weigh exempting some drones from registration
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers are set to consider whether some unmanned aircraft should be exempt from state registration requirements. The 2017 legislative session begins Tuesday. A bill introduced at the request of the state Department of Transportation would excuse the...
January 9, 2017 - 3:28pm
May 31, 2016
Those high-tech problems
When I first heard about drone-grabbing eagles, I got excited, before I realized I wasn't thinking about the welfare of the eagles. A bird has...
May 31, 2016 - 5:54pm
March 1, 2016
Aberdeen City Council close to approving drone ordinance
ABERDEEN (AP) — Aberdeen leaders are close to approving an ordinance regulating the use of hobby and recreational drones in the city. The ordinance would allow drones on private property but ban them over city-owned land with the exception of two city parks, an arboretum and a nature...
March 1, 2016 - 11:45am
August 12, 2015
Dabbling in drones at DWU
August 12, 2015 - 10:04am
July 8, 2015
Gregory man among SD’s few with commercial drone approval
GREGORY — Mike Klarenbeek loves to fly. That's been the case since he was 14 when he had his first discovery flight. When he was 17...
July 8, 2015 - 5:25pm
March 31, 2015
COLUMN: Flying high, or flying blind?
Excitement surrounds the potential use of unmanned aerial vehicles in our state's agricultural industry. This technology could be used to fly over pastures and check cows, or to take aerial surveys of crops and spray pesticide accordingly. The uses for this tool are impressive, but...
March 31, 2015 - 9:49am