Eastern Cherokees funding rural high-speed network

The Eastern Cherokees have provided $1.9 million for a high-speed network in rural west North Carolina.

The tribe and its partners are targeting six counties where residents, businesses and schools have few options for high-speed access. Customers would pay costs comparable to urban areas.

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New 'Net to connect tip of WNC (The Asheville Citizen-Times 1/24)

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