RAMS, Koochiching and Itasca Counties ask residents to take the broadband speed test and spread the word!

An announcement and invitation from the partners… TAKE THE TEST and SHARE THE LINK https://expressoptimizer.net/public/ Koochiching and Itasca County in partnership with the Range Association of Municipalities & Schools (RAMS) is pleased to announce the formal public kickoff of a … Continue reading

Paul Bunyan’s broadband is making life easier during coronavirus on the Iron Range (Itasca County)

Hometown Focus posts stories from folks on the Iron Range who have broadband from Paul Bunyan and are better armed for the pandemic because of it… During the Stay Home statewide order, three Itasca County residents who received broadband connection … Continue reading

Arrowhead Intelligent Region shares Blandin-funded broadband projects

Grand Rapids Herald Review reports… People living in Northeast Minnesota will have new opportunities to connect and strengthen their communities with the help of eight Arrowhead Intelligent Region (AIR) initiative grants. Nearly a half million dollars have been granted this … Continue reading

I’m thankful for broadband for…“opportunities in rural area” #MNthanks2broadband

Thanks to Tamara Lowney at Itasca Economic Development Corporation for sharing her gratitude today… Soon, more money than ever will be available to rural communities looking to build better broadband. We are sharing stories from the frontlines to help motivate and inspire decisionmakers … Continue reading

I’m thankful for broadband for…“helping rural economies compete” #MNthanks2broadband

Thanks to Rob Sjostrand at Itasca Economic Development Corporation for sharing his gratitude today… Soon, more money than ever will be available to rural communities looking to build better broadband. We are sharing stories from the frontlines to help motivate and inspire … Continue reading

I’m thankful for broadband for…“connections outside our community” #MNthanks2broadband

Thanks to Kayla Swanson at Itasca Economic Development Corporation for sharing her gratitude today… Soon, more money than ever will be available to rural communities looking to build better broadband. We are sharing stories from the frontlines to help motivate and inspire … Continue reading