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'We wouldn't be here without it': Internet providers launch rural broadband thanks to South Dakota program
August 28, 2019 - 7:00pm
PIERRE, S.D. — Don and Becky Bergeson live only a 15-minute drive from South Dakota's state Capitol building. Over the course of the six-mile...
FCC looks to 'close the digital divide,' provide $4.9 million for S.D. rural broadband
August 13, 2019 - 6:00am
PIERRE, S.D. — As the federal government looks to "close the digital divide" in rural communities across the country, South Dakota will receive...
SD announces $5 million in state rural broadband grant dollars as part of Noem initiative
May 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
RAPID CITY, S.D. — As part of Republican Gov. Kristi Noem's plan to expand rural internet access across South Dakota, the state is granting...
Commentary: Trump didn’t invent the Internet, but he's bringing it to rural America
June 13, 2018 - 4:22pm
Rural Americans have been left in the dust of the modern technology age as the rest of the country speeds through the 21st Century. Today’s...