Fiber for the future
Grants awarded to Evertek, Royal Telephone Co.
January 13, 2022
If a healthy dose of fiber is great for your diet, it's even better for internet speeds.
Local internet service providers Evertek and Royal Telephone Company know this firsthand. Now thanks to a grant from the governor's office, they will be able to expand their fiber network to rural customers in northwest Iowa.
"It was nice to see that money come back to us, a company that has been in the area for several years," said Evertek CEO Roxanne White. "We are excited for the opportunity we've been given."
Evertek was awarded more than $11.9 million to expand its fiber network in rural areas near...