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ELIZABETHTOWN | Lawmakers are again crying foul over how the state communicates details of the broadband program to the public. more

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ESSEX | As the region continues to await universal high-speed internet, a local provider has been tapped by Microsoft to participate in their grant initiative to expand broadband. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The decision by state regulators to revoke Charter Communications’ merger approval with Time Warner has cast North Country broadband expansion efforts into uncertainty. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The state Public Service Commission has booted Charter from the state two years after the state agency approved their merger with Time Warner. more

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WILLSBORO | All locations awaiting high-speed broadband in Willsboro are poised to be wired by the end of next year, according to providers. more

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PLATTSBURGH | As the state nears the end of its universal broadband project, a state senator is calling for a formal probe into how the Broadband Program Office allocated $670 million in state and federal funding. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | More than half of the locations in the final round of state broadband awards will be served by satellite service. more

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NORTH CREEK | The Town of Johnsburg contains 944 locations that will be addressed as part of the final phase of grant funding in the state’s universal broadband initiative. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The state has pledged to bring universal broadband to localities across the state, and details on the final round of grants for local communities are continuing to trickle out. more

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PLATTSBURGH | It’s been one month since the governor doled out $210 million in state grant funds to mop up the final round of the state’s universal broadband project. more

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JOHNSBURG | The Town of Johnsburg Community Development Corporation is hosting a broadband symposium. more

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The state is nearing the end of its four-year quest to provide universal broadband by the end of 2018. more

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WILMINGTON | The state announced $103 million in funding to provide broadband for the North Country last week. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The state has a year until their self-imposed deadline to provide universal broadband access for all New Yorkers. more

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WESTPORT | As the state hurdles towards the finish line for their ambitious project to wire the state with high speed broadband, local providers are making progress in connecting northern New York. more

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KEENE VALLEY | Nearly six months after the most recent round of state broadband grants was awarded, progress remains at a standstill in Keene. more

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CHAMPLAIN — At least 300 homes in Mooers, Mooers Forks and Altona will be offered higher broadband speeds within the next three years, according to the provider spearheading the efforts. more

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INDIAN LAKE — U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visited with Indian Lake Chamber of Commerce members last week to discuss her office’s efforts to secure more broadband funding for the Adirondacks. more

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Broadband access tops the list of existential issues facing the North Country. more

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LAKE PLACID — The long road to universal broadband coverage in the state begins and ends in Lake Placid. more

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