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Minitex News articles tagged with "Broadband" (2):

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Governor's Taskforce on Broadband publishes annual report

Feb 12, 2021

The Governor's Taskforce on Broadband recently published their annual report for 2020. Jim Weikum, Executive Director of the Arrowhead Library System, represents the library community on the taskforce. The report shows progress towards the state's goals, but suggests that the current internet speed target is not adequate to support remote business and education needs.

Minnesota's tribal libraries: Fostering digital inclusion

Jun 20, 2017

Access to affordable high-speed broadband, devices, and digital literacy training are essential to Native nation rebuilding. Tribal libraries—with public computers, free Internet access, and patient staff—are well positioned to foster digital inclusion.