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Western Minnesota talks about public sector role in local broadband

Last week, I got to be a fly on the wall during a fun discussion in Appleton Minnesota, hosted by UMVRDC (which covers five counties) and the… 688 more words


Blandin Broadband eNews October 2014

News from the Blandin on Broadband Blog

Minnesota Fall Broadband Conference Join community broadband champions, thought leaders and policy makers from across the state to recharge and celebrate shared efforts to make… 1,707 more words

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Broadband in Action: Stories from Blandin Broadband Communities | Fond du Lac Reservation

I know I’ve written a lot about the App Camp in Fond du Lac, but I think it’s pretty cool and the Blandin Foundation created this great video so I figured it was worth sharing the story again…


Connect Itasca Update – surveys to identify broadband need and opportunities

Itasca County has been working with the Blandin Foundation and COS Systems to find broadband gaps and opportunities for partnership in the region through a tool developed by COS Systems. 209 more words


Strut Your Stuff LqPV BBC Presentation: Broadband bring disruptively good changes to the schools

I have been in Lac qui Parle County all week. It’s a beautiful area where I’ve jokingly said you could drop a can of corn and find a full crop the next season. 765 more words


Applications now open for Blandin Broadband Community Program

Blandin Foundation has worked with 69 communities across rural Minnesota since 2003 as they invest in high-speed Internet access and use.  From Baudette to Jackson, these joint initiatives have generated greater economic resilience and have bridged digital divides.  225 more words


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. 641 more words