Wabasha County to invest $1 million American Rescue Plan funds on broadband

Post Bulletin reports… Wabasha County Administrator Michael Plante said the county board voted to commit $1 million of its $4.2 million American Rescue Plan money to expanding rural broadband access. While counties across the country still have questions on the … Continue reading

Sen Klobuchar’s Broadband Related Congressionally Directed Spending requests

Some background information on the Congressionally Directed Spending (formerly known as earmarks) from Senator Klobuchar’s site… The Senate Appropriations Committee announced the return of Congressionally Directed Spending (CDS) in the Fiscal Year 2023 federal appropriations process. Any CDS request must … Continue reading

eNews: MN Monthly Recap: Broadband Conference and MN Broadband County Profiles (Oct 2020)

Today’s eNews is a little different. First, the fall Broadband Conference starts tomorrow. It’s not too late to sign up. Second, the annual County Broadband Profiles have just been released; we how you rank. OPPORTUNITY! Broadband 2020: Connected We Stand … Continue reading