More Info on Kandiyohi County Border to Border Grants: Nearly $6 million going to the area

West Central Tribune reports…

Broadband internet service will be expanded in Kandiyohi County thanks to nearly $6 million in state grants that were announced this morning.

Consolidated Telecommunications Co. was awarded a $4.94 million grant to improve serves in New London, Spicer and Willmar and Frontier was awarded a grant of $1.02 million to improve service in rural Kandiyohi County.

The funding pays for up to 50 percent of the cost of developing broadband for improved high-speed internet in communities across the state.

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About Ann Treacy

Librarian who follows rural broadband in MN and good uses of new technology (blandinonbroadband.org), hosts a radio show on MN music (mostlyminnesota.com), supports people experiencing homelessness in Minnesota (elimstrongtowershelters.org) and helps with social justice issues through Women’s March MN.

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