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N.E.T. Broadband Partnership Extends Broadband Coverage in Northwest Iowa

posted on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 in News

Governor Reynolds, Lt. Governor Gregg, North West REC Manager Lyle Korver and Evertek CEO Photo Lyle Korver of North West REC Addressing the CrowdRoxanne White celebrate N.E.T. Broadband’s continued deployment of broadband wireless Internet service to expand coverage to underserved areas in rural northwest Iowa.

N.E.T. Broadband is a partnership created by Evertek and North West REC to connect

rural areas with broadband services and technologies. Northwest Iowa Power Cooperative (NIPCO) supplies power to North West REC and also owns and operates a 1,200 mile fiber optic system and communications towers to support this effort. The event was held at Farmers Cooperative Company in Craig, IA.