Fiber to the World!

Am I telling you to eat more Whole Grains? No, I’m saying that Cordova will finally have a hard-line to the rest of the world.  No more satellite delays, no more slow internet.  Enter streaming video, significantly faster speeds, and exponentially increased bandwidth.  Thanks to Cordova Telephone Cooperative, this remote town will soon have all the modern internet functions as the rest of the world!  Some Cordovans have doubted the actual arrival of this alleged Fiber Cable, but here it is in a press release by the company:  An anchor restriction in Prince William Sound due to the laying of the perverbial umbilical chord.  Continue reading

Naked Island Party!

From the title of this post, you may have been expecting something like this:

Naked + Island + Party

But, alas, I haven’t had that kind of fun in quite some time!

I have, however, gotten to take a helicopter out 45 statute miles over the Prince William Sound to Naked Island.  The home of at least 2 deer and a baby fawn (as we saw today) and also of a brand new cellular communications tower, this celluar base station is bringing the strongest cell signal this heavily trafficked area of Prince William Sound has ever seen.

Our trip to Naked Island

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