University of North Dakota

File photo of a drone. (credit: Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kevin J. Steinberg//U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

North Dakota Officials: State Ideal Spot For Drones Test Site

Officials say North Dakota’s uncongested airspace and unpredictable weather make the state an ideal spot for an unmanned aerial systems test site.


Forward Erik Fabian #21 of the North Dakota Fighting Sioux celebrates his goal in the first period against the Minnesota Golden Gophers on April 7, 2005 during the NCAA Frozen Four at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Bitter Dispute Over Fighting Sioux Nickname Heads To Voters

A bitter dispute over whether the University of North Dakota should save or scrap its Fighting Sioux nickname headed to voters on Tuesday, even as supporters of the moniker pledged another battle this fall regardless of the outcome.