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Watkins man rescued from fiery crash in west central Minnesota
Home-grown products take center stage at Herberger's Close to Home
Women bring new voice to agriculture
Records published Feb. 21
Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
Girls Basketball: Tigers cruise to win over West Central
Local roundup: Eagles win Camden title
Girls Basketball: Dreier vs. Dreier
Wild focused on increasing lead over Blackhawks before 6-day break
Twins' Gibson hopes new motion will deliver healthier arm
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Reader News: Diaper Bears for Hope Pregnancy Center
Limit teens' Saturday-night driving, experts suggest
Marlow W. Hanson
Irene Carol Nelson
Marlyn K. Sandry
Anna Mae Hawley
George Herbert Rechkemmer
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Letters: Principles to guide our lives
Cohen commentary: Face Trump unfitness sooner, not later
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
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
February 5, 2017
Lady Gaga Super Bowl halftime show to feature hundreds of drones
LOS ANGELES -- Lady Gaga's Super Bowl 51 halftime show Sunday, Feb. 5, will light up the sky with a coordinated swarm of several hundred aerial...
February 5, 2017 - 10:32am
December 17, 2016
'It is ours': U.S. asking for China to return seized underwater drone
WASHINGTON—A Chinese warship has seized an underwater drone deployed by a U.S. oceanographic vessel in the South China Sea, triggering...
December 17, 2016 - 1:06am
October 5, 2016
U.S., other countries issue declaration on export, use of armed drones
WASHINGTON — The United States and more than 40 other countries issued a declaration Wednesday, laying out principles they said should govern the export and use of armed drones to ensure they do not cause instability or help terrorism and organized crime. Many U.S. allies such...
October 5, 2016 - 7:30pm
September 12, 2016
Drones keep watch as pilgrims ascend Mount Arafat for haj climax
ARAFAT, Saudi Arabia—Saudi authorities deployed drones to watch over nearly 2 million pilgrims as they ascended Mount Arafat at the climax...
September 12, 2016 - 1:16am
March 8, 2016
At Willmar ag show, drones all the talk
WILLMAR — Gray areas in proposed regulations for commercial use of drones has had a black-and-white effect on a Willmar ag business. It’s...
March 8, 2016 - 11:34pm
November 5, 2015
MnDOT testing drones for bridge inspections
Just last week Barritt Lovelace was hanging from ropes to inspect the High Bridge in St. Paul. "We do underneath rope access inspections,"...
November 5, 2015 - 9:53am
October 27, 2015
Wal-Mart seeks to test drones for home delivery, pickup
Wal-Mart has applied to U.S. regulators for permission to test drones for home delivery, curbside pickup and checking warehouse inventories,...
October 27, 2015 - 10:33am
September 28, 2015
Minnesota tests bridge-inspecting unmanned aircraft
ST. PAUL — Flying a small drone around a bridge may be safer and less costly than traditional ways of inspection, with Minnesota officials...
September 28, 2015 - 11:35pm
September 14, 2015
Midwest Opinion: Solve rogue drone’s collision-risk problem
Grand future is right. The more one learns about the unmanned aerial systems industry ... , the more one senses the excitement and realizes that the Grand Sky aviation business park in Grand Forks, N.D., is (a good sign). Which is absolutely terrific news, of course.
September 14, 2015 - 12:01am
February 26, 2015
Letter: Rules needed for use of drones
I read the interesting Feb. 6 West Central Tribune article on American opinions toward the use of remote-controlled flying devices known as drones. There seems to be a split in the polling regarding their use in everyday life. That is not surprising. Underscored is the need for government...
February 26, 2015 - 8:00am
September 12, 2014
Drones find niche in local agriculture
BIRD ISLAND –– Kyle VanOverbeke logs a flight pattern on a laptop computer and prepares to launch the latest weapon in agricultural production...
September 12, 2014 - 11:52pm
May 23, 2013
Obama to address nation on drones, Gitmo in security speech
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is set to at least partially lift the veil of secrecy surrounding U.S.-directed drone strikes around...
May 23, 2013 - 9:07am
March 13, 2013
Letter: The GOP’s filibuster tactics
Recently Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) garnered lots of publicity because he filibustered. He chose a very narrow section of a subject which merited far more attention than it has received. He wanted to know if the president could target an American within the borders of the U.S. with...
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am