Rural Fiber Optic

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Thursday it will provide $10.6 million to improve access to high-speed internet in parts of rural Idaho.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced last week that it will provide $10.6 million to improve access to high-speed internet in parts of rural Idaho, according to a press release from the department.

The funding is part of the ReConnect Program, which offers loans, grants and loan-grant combinations to improve broadband access in rural parts of the country, according the the USDA’s website.

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