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CPUC officially grants $10 million to Digital 395 for completion

As expected, the California Public Utilities Commission did vote to approve $10 million in state money to Digital 395 to complete the fiber optic line project. Originally, California Broadband Cooperative, the owner of Digital 395, received roughly $20 million from the State and $80 million in federal stimulus funds. According to the PUC resolution approving […]

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Digital 395 and better internet service draws near

When the Mammoth Town Council last met, Nate Greenberg, who is co-ordinator for the Digital 395 project, spoke to the Council about issues related to this major undertaking. But it was Councilman John Eastman’s question that most relates to the public. Eastman asked Greenberg when Digital 395 would be complete and when customers could get […]

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Bandwidth frustrations in Mammoth Lakes

Bandwidth is so restricted in the Mammoth Lakes area that residents, business owners and tourists have begun to tear their hair out as they try to get online.  For many, it’s just not happening.  Councilman Matthew Lehman agendized the issue to press Suddenlink and Verizon for information. Lehman brought up the internet frustrations at the […]

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More on Digital 395

More on our talk with Digital 395 official, Mike Ort.  When asked when the Eastern Sierra can expect expanded band-width service, Ort said the current expectation is July of 2013. Ort had earlier said construction of the new fiber optic line could start in April in Barstow and Carson City.  He also said that from […]

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