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Chamber CEO: Broadband need critical

Editor’s note: Over the coming days The Standard-Journal will take a look at the need for broadband in the valley and the role it could play in attracting new business and growth in existing businesses.

SHAMOKIN DAM — In high tech terms, urban areas have generally kept up with the times. So much so that it is almost taken for granted that a business in a medium-size to larger city will have access to up-to-date, high-speed communications pathways often called broadband.

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