Fillmore County gets pitches from several broadband providers to invest ARPA funds

Fillmore County Journal reports… Three broadband providers outlined their proposals at the Fillmore County board’s November 9 meeting. The county has received $4.2 million in American Recovery Act funding. Broadband providers are looking for a portion of this funding to … Continue reading

New FirstNet Cell Site Launches in Fillmore County to Support First Responders in Southeastern Minnesota

Good news in Fillmore County from AT&T… What’s the news? First responders in southeastern Minnesota are getting a major boost in their wireless communications thanks to the FirstNet® network expansion currently underway by AT&T. We’ve added a new, purpose-built cell site located in Fillmore County. This FirstNet … Continue reading

Harmony Telephone to apply for broadband grant with City of Harmony

The Fillmore County Journal reports… A public hearing to discuss the application of a grant from the Small Cities Coronavirus Community Development Block Grant Program was held at the beginning of the May 11 Harmony City Council meeting. Harmony Telephone … Continue reading

MiBroadband launches fixed wireless service to Fountain, Peterson, Spring Valley (Fillmore County)

Bluff Country News reports… MiBroadband has launched high-speed internet in the areas of Fountain, Peterson and Spring Valley, the culmination of a project that started about one year ago. Mabel Cooperative Telephone Company, MiEnergy Cooperative and Spring Grove Communications revealed … Continue reading

Mediacom extends fiber to Fountain (Fillmore County) with MN State broadband grant

Bluff Country News reports… Mediacom Communications announced it has built more than seven miles of fiber optic cable connecting the homes and businesses of Fountain to its Fillmore County broadband network. By mid-December, Mediacom will activate the new portion of its … Continue reading