The time is right to expand access to high-speed internet service -broadband
Last updated 4/7/2021 at 8:59am
Over the last year, the pandemic has opened our eyes to the reality that high-speed internet is essential for Montanans across the state. The pandemic also reminds us of the painful truth that Montana ranks 50th in the nation when it comes to this vital service.
Since the pandemic began, we’ve learned that telehealth services – which are now available through high-speed internet -- can improve health outcomes by helping families with online access to healthcare specialists and other providers. With this technology, patients are often able to receive state-of-the-art health care in thei...