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Students in the Flagstaff Unified School District are doing their coursework entirely online at least through October 9th because of the pandemic. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny reports, that’s been a challenge for Native American students who live on reservations with unreliable or nonexistent Internet access.

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The Federal Communications Commission has temporarily granted the Navajo Nation use of part of the unassigned spectrum in the 2.5 GHz band to provide wireless broadband service on the reservation.

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Navajo tribal members have been asked to take a survey about internet access and cellular service on the reservation. The Farmington Daily Times reports an ad hoc group comprised of tribal government employees and technology professionals is conducting the survey.

The Federal Communications Commission is giving tribes priority access to licenses that could help establish or boost internet service in rural communities. 

Arizona Joins Antitrust Investigation Of Google

Sep 10, 2019

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich says he is part of an Executive Committee leading a nationwide antitrust investigation of tech giant Google’s business practices.