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Wally Bowen: He Put Rural on the Map – and on the Internet

Editor’s Note: Wally Bowen, a man who sought to connect rural America to the rest of the world via wires, radio waves, fiber optic cable, and any other technology that showed promise, died yesterday. He suffered from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS. Bowen played a direct role in bringing Western North Carolina online with internet […]