Sen. John Hoeven thinks drone technology will be North Dakota's "next big thing." He shared his belief at the DroneFocus 2016 conference in Fargo this summer and reiterated it in a commercial he recently shot for his re-election campaign.
The commercial features Flight Pros, a drone business launched in March by Davenport, N.D., native Joey Schmit.
Schmit is somewhat of a local pioneer in drones. The 32-year-old built his first drone back in 2011 when he wanted to shoot video that would improve navigation of the disc golf courses he designed.Read WDAY 6 ABC for complete story.