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Here you’ll find important news and resources related to broadband in Idaho.

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Emerging Broadband-Related Issues

Removing Barriers to Virtual Doctor Visits

July 30, 2015

In the digital age, telehealth should be a no-brainer, especially in rural areas where distance makes a difference in access to care. But barriers have slowed adoption by doctors and patients. In North Carolina, telehealth enthusiasts are looking for some help from the legislature to lower some of those barriers.

(Lifeline) Third Quarter 2015 LI Program News Issued

July 29, 2015

The third quarter 2015 issue of LI Program News is now available.

Verizon workers vote strike authorization

July 29, 2015

Eighty-six percent of Verizon workers voted over the last two weeks to authorize a strike if necessary. Their contract expires at 12 midnight on Saturday, August 1 and covers 39,000 CWA and IBEW represented telephone workers from Massachusetts to Virginia.