Breaking Bandwidth: How Rural Broadband Can Change Lives: #MNBroadband Conference 2017

Northern Community Radio News Director Heidi Holtan interviews Iron Range storyteller and broadband advocate Aaron Brown about the ups and downs from 15 years of advocating for faster internet in Northern Minnesota. From the moment he saw “the internet” wheeled into his Iron Range high school on a dolly to broadcasting live from his yard in the woods, Brown uses humor and two decades of experience in Northern Minnesota media to highlight the challenges and benefits of rural broadband.

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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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