Back regional broadband, towns tell MBI panel

February 17th, 2017|Categories: News, Stories, Top Stories, Get the Latest Info|

By Larry Parnass, Reprinted from The Berkshire Eagle WORTHINGTON — Broadband advocates from Berkshire County and beyond pressed Thursday for the Massachusetts Broadband Institute to free up funding, speed decision-making and support regional solutions to [...]

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WiredWest Broadband Solution Workshop – January 28, 2017

February 1st, 2017|Categories: News, Stories, Notes From the Underserved, Get the Latest Info|

This event was designed for members of Select Boards, Broadband Committees and Finance Committees to familiarize them with the details of the newly designed regional operations plan offered by WiredWest in order to weigh it [...]

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WiredWest Offers New Proposal For Western Mass. Broadband

January 31st, 2017|Categories: News, Stories, Top Stories, Get the Latest Info|

By JIM LEVULIS, WAMC - Original post on WAMC.org https://cpa.ds.npr.org/wamc/audio/2017/01/wiredwestweb.mp3 Efforts to bring broadband internet to underserved areas of rural, western Massachusetts have been ongoing for more than a decade. Now the regional cooperative [...]

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MBI’s MB123 Middle Mile and Why it is a Hindrance to a Regional Broadband Network

January 23rd, 2017|Categories: News, Stories, Get the Latest Info|

Published as a My Turn article in the Greenfield : The Greenfield Recorder, David Dvore, My Turn/Dvore: Where is the broadband?, January 23, 2017 What happens when you put lawyers and politicians in charge of a [...]

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Small towns join forces to bridge the digital divide

July 7th, 2016|Categories: Stories, Top Stories, Get the Latest Info|

Tim Newman (WiredWest Spokesperson and Delegate from New Marlborough) and Bob Labrie (WiredWest Executive Committee, Treasurer and Delegate from Goshen) are interviewed for this piece that showcases the efforts small towns are making to bring [...]

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WiredWest on WGBY’s Connecting Point

January 14th, 2015|Categories: Stories, Get the Latest Info|

WiredWest Executive Committee members Monica Webb and Steve Nelson interviewed about the project on WGBY’s Connecting Point.