The Deep Dive: Savage Communications Receives $1.2 Million Broadband Grant

Map showing the area covered by a Minnesota state broadband grant

THE THEME: Savage Communications, Inc., was recently awarded a $1,271,835 grant from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development to expand broadband in Carlton County. BACKGROUND: The funds were awarded by DEED through the Border-to-Border Broadband Development Grant Program, which began in 2014, according to the DEED website. The 2023 grant dollars will help … Read more

Comcast expands broadband network in Hampton County

Comcast is expanding broadband access in Hampton County for the second time in recent months.

Comcast is working to connect more than 600 underserved homes and businesses in Hampton County, South Carolina by October 1. The network expansion will provide households and businesses of all sizes with access to the Xfinity 10G network. Today’s announcement follows Comcast’s initial entry into the market last year, when the company connected more than … Read more

Lieutenant Governor Crouch talks about the need for broadband Internet in rural Indiana

A panel discussion is being held on Thursday, June 29, 2023 at WCI Family Farms in Linden, Indiana to discuss the implementation of broadband Wi-Fi in rural communities.

LAFAYETTE, Indiana Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch recently participated in a panel discussion discussing the need for broadband connectivity in the rural part of the state, emphasizing how expansion is an important step in fueling the future of the agricultural sector. The purpose of the event was to demonstrate how innovation is changing the outcome we’ve … Read more

Governor Shapiro Highlights Administration’s Plans to Expand Broadband Access Across Pennsylvania During Visit to Beaver County

Governor Shapiro Highlights Administration's Plans to Expand Broadband Access Across Pennsylvania During Visit to Beaver County

Last week, Governor Shapiro announced that Pennsylvania will receive more than $1.16 billion in federal funding to expand broadband across the Commonwealth to ensure every Pennsylvanian has access to affordable high-speed Internet. accessible. Beaver Falls, PA Today, during a visit to the Carnegie Free Library in Beaver Falls, Governor Josh Shapiro,Executive Director of the Pennsylvania … Read more