Runestone Telecom Association (Runestone) has found major success delivering high-speed Internet to rural communities in Minnesota. The company got started by installing a fiber-optic line in Norcross, Minn., and they expanded out from there to other small towns. Runestone's plan also saw the company pay for installations as it went instead of borrowing a large amount of money. Company officials want to provide all customers in its service area with gigabyte Internet service if they want by the end of this year.
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