House passes broadband access bill sponsored by Brooks

Published by CNHI News Indiana on May 21, 2019 By Ken de la Bastide ANDERSON – With more Americans than ever relying on the internet, the U.S. House has passed legislation to increase access to broadband services. The bipartisan legislation, authored by Rep. Susan Brooks, R-5th District and Rep. Paul Tonko, D-N.Y., would help expand broadband access in underserved areas and create …

agBOT Challenge: What IF High-Speed Broadband Reached Everyone?

The following was published in USAgNet.com on April 4, 2019 by the Indiana Ag Connection  West Lafayette, IN – High-tech innovations that are shaping agriculture’s future will be showcased during a three-day event at Purdue University alongside an international competition of autonomous robots going head-to-head to complete farm-related tasks. The College of Agriculture has partnered with Gerrish Farms for the …

Indiana’s Lt. Gov. Touts Broadband Expansion to Rural Counties

Published by the Muncie Star Press on February 20, 2019  by Corey Ohlenkamp MUNCIE, Ind. – Speaking to the Muncie-Delaware County Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch touted state efforts to improve infrastructure including Hoosiers’ access to broadband in an attempt to spur statewide economic growth. The effort will focus on underserved areas in rural Indiana where providers argue …