Governor Mark Gordon worked with state legislators to develop the broadband expansion initiative to provide internet access in areas where there is little or no broadband so Wyomingites can access telehealth, tele-education or work remotely
As in other places, parents and officials are concerned about the virus, but dramatically limited internet access here also means kids could fall seriously behind if the pandemic keeps them home again.
Local shoppers can help support Main Street businesses too, urged Kalispell Chamber of Commerce President Joe Unterreiner. He encouraged valley residents to frequent local businesses whenever they have the chance.
Commissioners adopted a resolution declaring an infrastructure deficiency on roughly 600 acres north and south of the Interstate 90 interchange, beginning a process that will result in two hearings later this year that could result in the new district.
Gov. Bullock filed a lawsuit in July to enjoin William Perry Pendley from continuing to exercise the authority of the Director of the BLM in violation of the Federal Vacancies Reform Act and the U.S. Constitution.