Recent News

Below are the latest news stories and press releases from Connect Nevada.
Monday, December 19, 2011

Lyon County Joins Innovative Broadband Expansion Effort

Leaders enlist in Nevada’s Connected program to bridge technology gap, boost economy, and quality of life YERINGTON, NV – Lyon County leaders are taking a new step toward job growth and better quality of life in west central Nevada. The region has now been enrolled in an innovative program that is designed to increase access, adoption, and use of...
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Thursday, November 17, 2011

Connect Nevada's Wired for Success Broadband Summit Makes Big Impact

First Nevada Broadband Summit Sets Stage for Vital Broadband Expansion Carson City, NV – State leaders are now armed with new tools and new connections that will help put broadband expansion plans into motion across Nevada. The state’s first-ever broadband summit, called Wired for Success, drew more than a hundred attendees to Dayton Intermediate...
Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Summit to look at high-speed Internet for Nevada

From Sandra Chereb, Associated Press via Reno Gazette-Journal Getting Nevada -- and Nevadans -- on board and up to speed on connecting to a fast-paced world through high-speed Internet will be the focus of a one-day summit being held in Dayton. "Wired for Success" is being hosted today by nonprofit Connect Nevada and the governor's Nevada...
Sunday, November 13, 2011

Summit to look at high-speed Internet for Nevada

From Sandra Chereb, Associated Press via Reno Gazette-Journal Getting Nevada -- and Nevadans -- on board and up to speed on connecting to a fast-paced world through high-speed Internet will be the focus of a one-day summit being held in Dayton. "Wired for Success" is being hosted today by nonprofit Connect Nevada and the governor's Nevada...
Sunday, November 13, 2011

MEDIA ADVISORY: Connect Nevada to Host Statewide Broadband Summit

Connect Nevada to Host Statewide Broadband Summit Historic event brings state leaders together for job creation and economic development through high-speed Internet WHEN: Monday, November 14 9:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m. WHERE: Dayton Intermediate School, 315 Dayton Valley Rd., Dayton, NV Live Stream: http://connectnv.org/broadband-summit...
Thursday, November 10, 2011

Connect Nevada Releases e-Health Report

Report showcases importance of broadband in healthcare days before statewide broadband summit Carson City, NV – Today, Connect Nevada is releasing a new e-Health report on broadband and how online connectivity impacts the cost and availability of quality healthcare services. The report, titled e-Health: Empowering Nevadans Across All Walks of Life...
Thursday, November 03, 2011

Nevada Prepares for Statewide Broadband Summit

Event agenda confirms Nevada’s power players coming together for job creation and economic development through high-speed Internet   Carson City, NV – Details are now set for the first-ever Nevada Broadband Summit taking place in Dayton this month. The event, called Wired for Success, will bring state, county, and local leaders together to...
Thursday, October 20, 2011

Connect Nevada Releases 2011 Residential Broadband Adoption Survey Results

Access the Findings Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook   33% of Nevada residents still do not have broadband at home   Carson City, NV – Today, Connect Nevada released new residential broadband adoption survey results revealing the top trends in technology use among key demographics in Nevada. The preliminary indicators...
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Humboldt County Group Forms to Expand Broadband in Area

Local leaders join statewide broadband initiative to improve technology in countyWinnemucca, NV – Local leaders in Humboldt County have joined Connect Nevada’s statewide initiative to expand broadband adoption and use. The leaders met Tuesday to form a local advisory committee in support of the effort to increase technology use in the county.The...
Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Broadband Task Force and Connect Nevada Announce Major Step Forward in State’s High-Speed Internet Expansion Effort

Carson City, NV – Today, Nevada’s Broadband Task Force and the Connect Nevada initiative release a new statewide broadband assessment marking an important step in the effort to expand high-speed Internet service to all Nevadans. The report, titled Nevada Broadband: Preliminary Overview of Broadband Infrastructure & Adoption in Nevada, is now...