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August 9, 2017
County approves $1 million gift for broadband
August 9, 2017 - 7:41am
July 29, 2017
UPDATED: Commissioners mull $2.6 million in bonds for broadband project
July 29, 2017 - 8:10am
July 26, 2017
Commissioners mull $2.6 million in bonds for broadband project
July 26, 2017 - 7:16pm
July 22, 2017
From left: Finley Engineering Project Manager Dan Olsen, Finley Engineering Project Engineer Chris Konechne, Lismore Coop Telephone Treasurer Mark Loosbrock, Lismore Coop Telephone President Darwin Veld, Nobles County Administrator Tom Johnson, Lismore Coop Telephone General Manager Bill Loonan and Lismore Coop Telephone Vice President Gene Metz celebrate the start of the broadband project. The large shovels pictured were used to dig Lismore's first phone lines in 1907. (Karl Evers-Hillstrom / The Globe)
UPDATED: Nobles County broadband project underway
July 22, 2017 - 8:46am
July 20, 2017
From left: Finley Engineering Project Manager Dan Olsen, Finley Engineering Project Engineer Chris Konechne, Lismore Coop Telephone Treasurer Mark Loosbrock, Lismore Coop Telephone President Darwin Veld, Nobles County Administrator Tom Johnson, Lismore Coop Telephone General Manager Bill Loonan and Lismore Coop Telephone Vice President Gene Metz celebrate the start of the broadband project. The large shovels pictured were used to dig Lismore's first phone lines in 1907. (Karl Evers-Hillstrom / The Globe)
Nobles County broadband project underway
July 20, 2017 - 2:41pm
July 11, 2017
The Microsoft logo is shown on the Microsoft Theatre at the E3 2017 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles, California, U.S. June 13, 2017. REUTERS/ Mike Blake
Microsoft vows to bring broadband to millions of rural Americans
July 11, 2017 - 4:01pm
July 7, 2017
Don Davis of Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Trump biofuel decision draws mixed reaction
July 7, 2017 - 1:33pm
June 30, 2017
Dalton Fitch looks up from a tablet Thursday, June 29, 2017. The 10-year-old, who is autistic, could benefit from high-speed internet, his mother says, but it is not readily available in the family's rural Biwabik Minn., neighborhood. Family photo
252,000 Minnesota homes remain without high-speed internet
June 30, 2017 - 12:08pm
June 26, 2017
Agri-Pulse: Rural America and the need for speed
June 26, 2017 - 7:09am
May 23, 2017
The long hours take their toll on Senators as they listen to Ron Latz, (DFL), St. Louis Park speak on the final day of the regular session at the State Capitol in St. Paul,  Monday, May 22, 2017.  Scott Takushi \ Pioneer Press
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
May 23, 2017 - 5:09pm
April 26, 2017
LCTC seeks $3 million loan from Nobles County
April 26, 2017 - 9:02pm
April 20, 2017
Group of rural towns to become ‘gigabit communities’
April 20, 2017 - 8:17pm
April 10, 2017
Letter: Region needs better broadband to reach fullest potential
April 10, 2017 - 10:10pm
March 30, 2017
Steve Peters, from Litchfield, asks a question during the discussion Thursday, March 30, at the American Legion in Willmar. Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
Minn. farmers use state forum to voice concerns on health insurance, buffer strips
March 30, 2017 - 6:09pm
March 3, 2017
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, U.S., March 2, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Capitol Chatter: Franken question leads to Sessions' spotlight
March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm