Q&A with Jeremiah Sloan, Craighead Electric Cooperative Corporation: Arkansas co-op builds fiber fast by Sam Pratt, Broadband Communities
Broadband 'moonshot' has rural Minnesotans hopeful by John Reinan, Star Tribune
“They did it in the ’30s with electricity. They did it in the ’50s with telephones. This is the electricity of the 21st century,” said Anne Schwagerl, an organic farmer in Browns Valley on the South Dakota border.
Electric co-ops look into funding opportunities to provide Internet service by Dennis Seid, Daily Journal
“From a utility standpoint, broadband technologies benefit cooperative members by allowing them to better manage their home energy use, and they will make cooperative distribution systems more dynamic, flexible and efficient,” said Joe Brannan, chief executive officer of North Carolina’s Electric Cooperatives.
Jason Dart said, "You can't do normal life generally speaking in America anymore without being able to get on broadband.