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

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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