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May 22, 2019
The Kaotic Robotics team from Frazee-Vergas High School won its second consecutive FIRST Robotics state championship this past Saturday, May 18 at Williams Arena on the University of Minnesota campus in Minneapolis. (Submitted photo)
Twice as nice: Frazee's Kaotic Robotics team takes second straight state title
May 22, 2019 - 9:52pm
December 31, 2018
Brad Green helps his granddaughter with coding an Ozobot during Saturday morning's "Mini-Me" robotics camp session. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Fun with 'bots and bridges
December 31, 2018 - 10:36am
December 15, 2018
This little Ozobot is patiently awaiting the arrival of kids taking part in the Becker County Museum's Robotics Mini-Camps, scheduled for the week of Dec. 26-29. (Submitted photo)
Return of the 'bots: Becker County Museum to host robotics mini-camps Dec. 26-29
December 15, 2018 - 8:44pm
August 24, 2018
Participants in this week's Robotics Camp at the Becker County Museum stand and watch a 3-D printing demonstration as volunteer instructor Kevin Mitchell, center, explains how it works. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Museum hosts first-ever robotics camp
August 24, 2018 - 12:09pm
June 5, 2018
The Becker County Museum will be hosting a series of summer day camps for kids between the ages of 7-14 this summer. A Summer Art Camp at the Museum is planned for July 10-12, and will include working with ceramics, glass, string art and mixed media (as shown above). (Submitted photo)
Summer camp... at the museum? County museum to host kids’ day camps in June, July and August
June 5, 2018 - 9:19pm
March 31, 2017
About $3,000 worth of wiring, chains, drive trains and other equipment went into the creation of this robot that is taking the Frazee-Vergas robotics team to an international competition in Kansas City in April. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
They're dancing 'The Robot' in Frazee-Vergas: Robotics team is heading to world championship
March 31, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 13, 2016
An employee stands on a wheelchair developed by Israeli company UPnRIDE Robotics, that enables paralysed people with limited function in their arms to stand upright, during a demonstration at their offices in Yoqneam, Israel on Sept. 6. (Baz Ratner/Reuters
New wheelchair lets users cruise through town standing up
September 13, 2016 - 2:51pm
March 25, 2016
Robotic senior companionship
March 25, 2016 - 5:30am
March 13, 2016
Lake Park-Audubon robotics team, The Jolly Robots, wrapped up a successful first season in early March. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Successful first season for LP-A Robotics
March 13, 2016 - 5:45am
January 31, 2016
Lake Park-Audubon Robotics Team members Elijah Bjerken, left, and Paul Jenson, right, with mentor Kevin Mitchell as they discuss how they plan to assemble the next phase of their robot, building an arm to lift and carry things. They have until Feb. 22 to completely design and build the robot from scratch. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
LP-A robotics team readies for its first competition
January 31, 2016 - 5:40am
December 2, 2015
The Lake park-Audubon robotics team consists of 24 students who have so far raised $19,000 to get started. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Lake Park-Audubon High School launches new robotics team
December 2, 2015 - 11:16am
August 16, 2015
The QWERTY team has competed in 12 competitions over the past few years, including three championships. SUBMITTED PHOTO
DL’s robotics team in limbo without coach
August 16, 2015 - 5:30am
April 19, 2015
Detroit Lakes’ QWERTY Robotics team is headed for the U.S. FIRST Robotics Championship, April 22-25 . The group will board a bus bound for St. Louis, Mo., this Thursday. They are still seeking sponsorships for the trip, which costs $8,000 (including the cost of crating and shipping their robot, the ‘Tower of Terror,’ to Missouri. DL NEWSPAPERS/Vicki Gerdes
Qwerty Robotics heads for the big show
April 19, 2015 - 5:00am
August 16, 2014
QWERTY Robotics team members mentored the participants in Detroit Lakes’ first-ever LEGO Robotics Summer Camp, held this past Monday through Thursday at Detroit Lakes High School. DL NEWSPAPERS/Vicki Gerdes
Fun with LEGOs at DL summer robotics camp
August 16, 2014 - 11:00am
December 23, 2013
An LS 3 (Legged Squad Support System) robot demonstrates its movement, showing it is designed to accompany soldiers and Marines any place they go on foot, helping to carry their gear, during a demonstration in Homestead, Florida December 20, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Innerarity
Robots to the rescue at International Trials in Florida
December 23, 2013 - 11:30am