Broadband http://kvnf.org en Will The 'War On Rural Colorado' Play At The Ballot Box? http://kvnf.org/post/will-war-rural-colorado-play-ballot-box There’s often a divide between Colorado’s rural lawmakers and those representing larger communities along the urban Front Range. That dynamic was apparent during the 2014 legislative session with Republicans routinely blaming Democrats for waging what they said is a "war on rural Colorado."<p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:53:40 +0000 Bente Birkeland 27718 at http://kvnf.org Will The 'War On Rural Colorado' Play At The Ballot Box? With More Tech On The Farm, Rural Colorado Left Waiting, Wanting For Broadband http://kvnf.org/post/more-tech-farm-rural-colorado-left-waiting-wanting-broadband People living in many parts of rural Colorado still don’t have access to high speed Internet. It’s a problem for schools and businesses, and in eastern Colorado it is making it harder for farmers to take full advantage of the latest technology even as state lawmakers passed legislation to try and even the playing field.<p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:12:05 +0000 Bente Birkeland 27194 at http://kvnf.org With More Tech On The Farm, Rural Colorado Left Waiting, Wanting For Broadband Electric coop could bring broadband to rural Delta and Montrose counties http://kvnf.org/post/electric-coop-could-bring-broadband-rural-delta-and-montrose-counties <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Slow Internet is a fact of life for many rural Americans, and residents of Western Colorado are no exception. There have been many failed attempts to bring faster Internet to </span>KVNF's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> listening area, the latest being Eagle Net.</span></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:58:57 +0000 Emily Guerin 23731 at http://kvnf.org Electric coop could bring broadband to rural Delta and Montrose counties KVNF Local Newscast: Wednesday, July 17, 2013. http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-wednesday-july-17-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Anti-fracking Protestors Gather at Democratic Governors’ Association Meeting in Aspen</li><li>Mark Udall Calls Senate Hearing on Predicted Colorado River Shortages</li><li>State Audit Committee Seeking Answers from Federal Broadband Project</li><li>Director of Colorado Parks and Wildlife Joins Vails Resort Company</li><li>US Fish and Wildlife Gives More Time for Decision on Protecting Birds</li><li>Flour Milling Company to Make its Headquarters in Colorado Wed, 17 Jul 2013 15:09:43 +0000 Brian Cambria 13226 at http://kvnf.org EAGLE-Net Brings Broadband Access to Colorado http://kvnf.org/post/eagle-net-brings-broadband-access-colorado-0 <p>Improved access to broadband internet is starting to become a reality for Colorado, even the rural Western Slope. The <a href="http://www.co-eaglenet.net/">EAGLE‑Net Alliance</a> was given a grant in September 2010 to build the EAGLE‑Net a&nbsp;broadband network around the state. KVNF’s Ariana Brocious spoke to EAGLE-Net Alliance Regional Representative Patrick Swonger about the project and it’s regional impacts.</p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 20:39:31 +0000 Ariana Brocious 14852 at http://kvnf.org EAGLE-Net Brings Broadband Access to Colorado