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

Strut your Stuff Lake of the Woods: Getting seniors, youth and businesses connected

Baudette connects to Canada via a bridge built by local entrepreneur. Bernadine Joselyn was quick enough to make the connection to that bridge and the current growing connection/use of the Internet. It was interesting to hear what is happening in such a … Continue reading

BBC Update: Lake of the Woods includes training, Wi-Fi and PCs for People

I have a few updates to share on the Blandin Broadband Communities this week. Today we look at Lake of the Woods County. Karl Samp has been the community broadband coach in Lake of the Woods. I appreciate his notes for the update! Lake … Continue reading

Northwoods Update: Cloquet Valley Internet Initiative

We’ve been tracking the Cloquet Valley Internet Initiative and their quest for improved broadband. Today I’m pleased to share an update from Jan Keough from CVII… The Cloquet Valley Internet Initiative (CVII) is about a year and a half along.  Here’s an … Continue reading

New FirstNet Cell Site Launches Near Baudette to Support First Responders in Northern Minnesota

Latest news on FirstNet from AT&T… Northern Minnesota’s first responders 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 just south of … Continue reading