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North Florida rural counties struggle with Internet service

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Several rural counties in north Florida are struggling with high-speed Internet service after an agency created in 2009 has become unreliable, and some customers have moved on to other sources for Internet service, local officials said. According to The Gainesville Sun, the North Florida Broadband Authority was formed by the North Florida Economic Development Partnership to provide fast Internet access to residential and business customers. With a $30 million grant, the authority built a network that includes antennas on over…

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