Fiber finds a home in Two Harbors

Good news for/from the folks working on fiber in Lake County. According to FOX21

Lake County commissioners celebrated at the new headquarters for a fiber optic network project.

A ribbon cutting kicked it off.

Lake County has been enjoying an interesting path to deploying fiber. Starting from the beginning (of the ARRA chapter anyways). Here’s a recap. I don’t promise to have all of the ins and outs – but it’s a glimpse at the path to a community network – detours, diversions and all:

 

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About Ann Treacy

I have a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science. I have been interested or involved in providing access to information through the Internet since 1994, when I worked for Minnesota’s first Internet service provider. I am pleased to be a part of the Blandin on Broadband Team. I also work with MN Coalition on Government Information, Minnesota Rural Partners, and the American Society for Information Science and Technology.

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