FirstNet Network Expands Across Minnesota to Beltrami, Lake, Pine and Lake of the Woods Counties

AT&T reports… Minnesota’s first responders are getting a major boost in their wireless communications with the addition of new, purpose-built FirstNet cell sites and other network enhancements. This new infrastructure is part of the FirstNet network expansion taking place across the state, … Continue reading

Beltrami County Broadband 2014 Update: Nearly ubiquitous coverage but not quite there

In November, Connect Minnesota released their final report on broadband availability. Here is how Beltrami County stacked up: Household Density: 5.5 Number of Households: 16,846 Percentage serviced (without mobile): 98.46% Percentage serviced (with mobile): 98.46% Beltrami County is close to … Continue reading

Minnesota Digital Equity Community Needs Assessment Report (including COVID impact)

Literacy Minnesota recent release a statewide report on digital equity needs (by county). The report looks at three questions: What counties have high digital access, economic, education and English language learning needs? How have organizations adapted to the pandemic and … Continue reading