Missouri And Kansas Communities Scramble For Broadband Access
By Jacob Douglas - November 5th, 2020
OSCEOLA, Mo. - The St. Clair County Library is just off of the square in downtown Osceola. Inside, a plastic sheet drapes from the ceiling to separate the counter from the rest of the library, a new pandemic normal in 2020.
Behind the counter lies a waiting list seven names deep. The people on that list are waiting for one of seven wireless hotspots that have become a precious commodity since they became available in August.