WISPA Blog

Video: Southern Broadband Serving Port Bolivar, TX, through the COVID-19 Crisis

Exemplifies what WISPs across the nation are doing to help their communities.

Contact Your Reps on Making It through the COVID-19 Crisis

Send a letter to Congress, your representatives on how you're responding.

More Unlicensed Spectrum Will Make Our Community a Better Place To Live

KwiKom's Zach Peres sings the praises of his hometown - Iola, Kansas - and notes it could be even better with more unlicensed spectrum, such as that proposed by...

Claude's Blog: WISPs and Electric Coops - Strong Community Broadband Partners

Stillwater, Oklahoma WISP ProValue and Electric Co-op Central Electric provide a vital template for stronger coordination between WISPs and electric cooperative...

Headlines

WISP Industry Hails FCC Proposal to Unleash 6 GHz Band for Unlicensed Use

The Commission plans to open up 1,200 MHz of unlicensed 6 GHz spectrum, including 850 MHz of standard power use subject to automated frequency coordination.

WISPA Applauds COVID-19 Bill Signed into Law

The bipartisan legislation will help Americans stay safe and on their feet during the COVID-19 crisis.

FCC Grants 33 WISPs STA Request to Operate in 5.9 GHz

The Special Temporary Authority (STA) allows WISPs to operate 45 MHz in the 5.9 GHz band for 60 days to help facilitate the COVID-19 Response.

WISPA Applauds President's Signing of Bipartisan DATA Act

New law will help FCC build better broadband maps and get those who truly need broadband online.