DNR To Drone Pilots: Don’t Fly Over WildfiresAs concern over wildfires is ramping up in Minnesota, the Department of Natural Resources has a message for drone pilots: Do not fly over or near wildfires.
Throngs To Pack Times Square For New Year's EveTonight’s New Year’s Eve celebration in the crossroads of the world is one of the biggest parties in the world.
Drone To Survey U.S. Bank Stadium With Technology Made By Minn. StudentsCutting-edge technology, developed by Minnesota college students, will help developers spot and repair problems with U.S. Bank Stadium.
IBM Wants To Make Coffee-Delivering Drones That Monitor You At WorkIBM has filed an application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for their idea of a camera-equipped drone that hovers over you, watching your pupil dilation and facial expressions to judge if you need more coffee.
MnDOT Holds ‘Drone Day’ To Educate EnthusiastsDrones are becomg more and more poular, but organizes say not everyone knows how they're allowed to use them.
Contractors, Insurance Companies Using Drones To Inspect Storm DamageSome contractors and insurance companies are using drones to inspect homes for damage after storms.
Drones To The Rescue After Cardiac Arrest?Researchers tested the idea and found drones arrived at the scene of 18 cardiac arrests within about 5 minutes of launch.
Good Question: Where Are You Allowed To Fly Drones?As of January 2017, more than 600,000 people had registered their drones with the Federal Aviation Administration. Last year, the FAA put rules into place regarding registration and use of the unmanned vehicles.
Minn. College To Offer Drone Repair TrainingWith the number of commercial drones expected to soar into the millions in the next few years, operators whose unmanned aircraft malfunction or crash will be looking for places to get them fixed.
New Bill Seeks To Prohibit Drone Use In HuntingSen. Dan Schoen is the author of SF 124. The recently introduced bill would prohibit the use of unmanned aircraft for taking or harassing deer and other wildlife.
More States Using Drones To Study RoadsThat buzzing sound overhead may soon signal the arrival of the 21st-century version of a guy in a hardhat and bucket truck.