Two projects in Rice County get MN State grants – RDOF impact in other areas may have helped them

Faribault Daily News reports… Two crucial rural broadband projects backed by the Rice County Board of Commissioners were among those funded last week through the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development’s Border to Border broadband grant program. More details … Continue reading

Scott County Project gets MN State grant to serve part of Scott, Rice and Dakota Counties

The Belle Plaine Herald reports… Rep. Brian Pfarr, R-Le Sueur, announced that state funding is being awarded to expand broadband access in New Market and Cedar Lake townships. The award was issued through the state’s Border-to-Border Broadband Grant Program, administered … Continue reading

Mille Lacs Energy Cooperative (MLEC) partners with Aitkin County to expand better broadband

Aitkin Age reports… Mille Lacs Energy Cooperative (MLEC) has announced that MLEC fiber internet will become available for more customers. In partnership with Aitkin County, MLEC is bringing fast and reliable fiber internet service to 565 homes. The project area … Continue reading