Rural broadband projects bring economic opportunity

April 2010
Southwest Farm Press;4/15/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p13
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the selection of the broadband infrastructure projects in eight U.S. states to improve their economic and educational opportunities. It states the 1,819,349 dollars loan and 1,783,322 dollars grant for the Western Oklahoma Wireless (WOW) Project by Pioneer Long Distance Inc. It also notes the 14,230,375 dollars loan and 8,538,224 dollars grant for the Rural High-Speed Ethernet Network Southern Illinois Project by Norlight Telecommunications Inc.


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