Refine Search

Local law enforcement talks big picture with national public safety broadband plan initiated by a 2010 National Broadband Plan. In 2012, Congress created the...first high-speed, nationwide wireless broadband network dedicated to public safety...billion and a portion of the national broadband capacity were allocated to FirstNet to...
Proposal would reject pay increases for public employees

...on amendments Thursday before advancing the bill.Other amendments adopted Wednesday included $3.6 million for improved broadband. Half of that amount would come from the $5 million in unrestricted general funds a subcommittee had restored to the university...
Alaska House advances operating budget with broad cuts

...need-based scholarships be used for initiatives the committee saw as related to the scholarship programs, like improved local broadband. It also cut funding for a commission tasked with identifying potential negative effects on Alaska by federal actions on...
ACS closes Soldotna store

...experience for customers with mobile broadband test stations. Inside, customers can...telecommunications company, is a provider of broadband and wireless internet with has focused its business growth in broadband internet services and have made investments...
HBO unleashes streaming from cable contracts

...million homes in the U.S. that do not have HBO but may want access to its content - and especially the nation's 10 million broadband-only homes."That is a large and growing opportunity that should no longer be left untapped," Plepler said at parent...
Arts & Entertainment
Small Nebraska library takes innovative approach was funded with a grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce Broadband Technology Opportunities Program "BTOP" program (designated to expand public libraries' broadband capacity and upgrade public computing resources in libraries) and...
LIO schedule for Feb. 12

...30 p.m.The House Finance Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss HB 231 Cattle Brand Registration and HB 179 Broadband Discounts for Schools. Testimony will be taken. All teleconferences are held at the Kenai Legislative Information Office...
Voice of Alaska: Time to continue moving Alaska forward after election

...after two decades of no action, ensuring traditional foods can be served in federally funded facilities, and increasing broadband technology throughout rural Alaska. When Alaska Natives thrive, all of Alaska reaps the rewards.I am proud of fighting...
Alaska Communications discontinues wireless service

...According to the release, ACS will use the proceeds to reduce its $415 million debt by $250 million, and will focus on its broadband networks and information technology business, which include statewide voice and data networks and an undersea fiber optic...
Satellite merger could close digital divide in rural Alaska

...provide us with cable TV and the option for broadband digital services. It's not going to...they will provide rural America with broadband services if Congress will give them with the combined capacity to offer broadband digital services via satellite along...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback