Broadband Services to Expand in Washington County 

A 1.4 million dollar federal grant will help to expand broadband services in rural Washington County.Axiom Technologies in Machias is getting money as part of the stimulus plan..Axiom provides broadband internet and telecommunications services to rural communities in Washington County. Among the things the money will be used for – expanding distance learning services for health care professionals, and equipping local farmers and fishermen with wireless equipment.