Stearns County asks policymakers to add broadband to their to do list

KNSI radio reports…

With the Minnesota State Legislature reconvening in just a few weeks, Stearns County officials met with state lawmakers to discuss topics the county would like to see addressed in the upcoming session.

Stearns County says the following issues are critical to County government in 2018.

Broadband made the list…

  • Continue to fund grants to improve broadband in rural Minnesota. Internet access and reliability are key to economic growth and development in rural areas.
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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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