broadband http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Internet Services To Expand To Rural Areas http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/internet-services-expand-rural-areas <p>Several remote communities in the state will be able to receive better internet service in the near future.&nbsp;&nbsp;Visionary Communications&nbsp;has&nbsp;announced&nbsp;a&nbsp;plan to expand its fiber optic line to connect the towns of Chugwater, Guernsey, Pinedale and Torrington to the rest of the state.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:44:35 +0000 Melodie Edwards 56875 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Internet Services To Expand To Rural Areas Mead calls broadband access the new 'railroad', hopes will spur growth and connectivity http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/mead-calls-broadband-access-new-railroad-hopes-will-spur-growth-and-connectivity <div style="margin:0;"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size:11pt;"><font size="3"><span style="font-size:13pt;">Governor Matt Mead says the future is bright for technology in Wyoming. Tue, 23 Oct 2012 23:21:23 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 31807 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Mead calls broadband access the new 'railroad', hopes will spur growth and connectivity Business Council Examines Internet Access In Wyoming http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/business-council-examines-internet-access-wyoming <p>The Wyoming Business Council is conducting a survey to determine what parts of the state have inadequate Internet access.</p><p>Leah Bruscino is the Council&rsquo;s northwest regional director. She says some rural areas have nothing but dial-up, and it&rsquo;s hard to run a business that way.</p><p>&ldquo;Mountain lodges that cater to, say, snowmobilers or summer trade &ndash; you know, obviously being tourism businesses, they&rsquo;d like to have rich, vibrant sites and be able to send clients nice, rich information.,&rdquo; says Bruscino. &ldquo;That&rsquo;s a challenge.&rdquo;</p> Fri, 27 Jan 2012 01:15:18 +0000 Willow Belden 18751 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Business Council Examines Internet Access In Wyoming