broadband http://wkms.org en Seeking to Expand Coverage, Broadband Advocates Revive Bill That Would Remove Land Line Requirement http://wkms.org/post/seeking-expand-coverage-broadband-advocates-revive-bill-would-remove-land-line-requirement <p></p><p>Advocates for more wireless and broadband options in Kentucky will once again push a bill reforming the state's telecommunications laws—specifically, removing language that requires old-school land-line service throughout the state.</p><p>Citizens for a Digital Future unveiled the legislation today, which is sponsored by state Sen. Paul&nbsp;Hornback, a Republican from Shelbyville. Tue, 05 Feb 2013 19:34:42 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 27668 at http://wkms.org Seeking to Expand Coverage, Broadband Advocates Revive Bill That Would Remove Land Line Requirement Broadband Fiber Optic Service Expanding for Rural Areas http://wkms.org/post/broadband-fiber-optic-service-expanding-rural-areas <p></p><p>A major project to install fiber optic broadband service in western Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee is nearing its midpoint. West Kentucky and Tennessee Telecom crews have finished installation in the Graves County towns of Fancy Farm, Wingo, and Farmington, reaching more than 2,000 rural customers. Thu, 10 Jan 2013 18:35:33 +0000 Shelly Baskin 26625 at http://wkms.org Broadband Fiber Optic Service Expanding for Rural Areas New Group Plans Bigger Push for Expansion of Broadband Access in Ky. http://wkms.org/post/new-group-plans-bigger-push-expansion-broadband-access-ky <p><font>A national group that has pushed expanding broadband access in other southern states is now focusing on Kentucky. Citizens for a Digital Future is opening a Kentucky chapter to help advocate for these issues with lawmakers and private businesses. The group’s Kentucky director, Gary Gerdemann, says a lack of wireless options is affecting businesses and education.<br> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 18:04:35 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 23605 at http://wkms.org New Group Plans Bigger Push for Expansion of Broadband Access in Ky.