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NORTH CREEK | Lack of internet connectivity has a huge impact on the lives of area residents, Laurie Arnheiter said this week as she announced an upcoming public broadband informational meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 15... Read more

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After five years at The Sun — the past two as managing editor — I’m moving on to new opportunities. Read more

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ALBANY | Charter Spectrum will pay $174 million and refund customers $62 million in a settlement over claims it engaged in a “systematic scheme” to defraud and mislead internet subscribers. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Emily Martz has spent months on the road campaigning for the 45th Senate District. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) says helping people is her favorite part of the job. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A nonprofit has stepped forward to serve as a conduit between local government and the state agency overseeing the broadband build-out effort. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Community stakeholders and local lawmakers continue to be hungry for details on the state’s universal broadband program. Read 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. Read 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. Read more

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

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PLATTSBURGH | Primelink, a local telecommunications company, has unveiled their new Network Operations Center. Read 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. Read 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. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — A local nonprofit is ringing the bell to ensure some of the Adirondack Park’s most remote homes will benefit from state efforts to expand broadband service. Read more

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Rep. Stefanik, you can’t have it both ways and honorably serve the constituents of New York’s 21st Congressional District. Read more

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I recently read about broadband in the Adirondacks in a recent issue of The Sun. It’s hard for me to keep up with all of the modern technology. Read more

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

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SCHROON — Work will begin within two weeks of securing permits, says National Grid and Slic Network Solutions Read more

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Two-phase rollout will see fiber deployed by late-2018, says Frontier Read more

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