Tag Archives: Internet

FCC adding second application window for schools for Emergency Connectivity Fund Program

In view of outstanding demand and the recent spike in coronavirus cases, the FCC announced in a recent press release that they will open a second application filing window for schools and libraries to request funding from the roughly $2 billion in … Continue reading

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Story highlights importance of broadband access in rural areas

The Mankato Free Press posted a story on its website today, “Rural broadband development leads to many business, educational opportunities.” The article highlights the inequity of broadband access in rural Minnesota. This inequity has a big impact on everything, including rural … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — House committee fails on broadband funding

During the 2014 MSBA Delegate Assembly, Delegates overwhelmingly passed a resolution to support the Border-to-Border Broadband effort in our state. High-speed broadband service in every home in Minnesota allows teachers to extend learning beyond the classroom and expands learning for … Continue reading

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