Gentilly area (in Crookston County) to get Border to Border broadband funding

According to the Grand Forks Herald

Halstad Telephone Co. has been awarded a $424,460 grant to expand its broadband data service in Gentilly Township, located east of Crookston.

The grant is one of 15 awards totaling $11 million recently awarded by the Minnesota Department of Economic Development.

HTC, based in Halstad, Minn., will expand broadband Internet service to 114 households and 20 businesses in the Polk County township.

The total project cost is about $931,000. HTC will provide the rest of the investment.

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About Ann Treacy

I have a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science. I have been interested or involved in providing access to information through the Internet since 1994, when I worked for Minnesota’s first Internet service provider. I am pleased to be a part of the Blandin on Broadband Team. I also work with MN Coalition on Government Information, Minnesota Rural Partners, and the American Society for Information Science and Technology.

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