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BorealCorps – a digital-savvy youth group in Grand Rapids MN

Blandin just got the notes on this very fun project they funded in Grand Marais and I’m excited to share the details. The community has created a youth-driven, civic, digital news service called… 416 more words


Mankato’s broadband event getting attention highlighting access and policy

The Mankato Free Press reports on Thursday’s broadband meeting in Mankato

The threat to rural Minnesota used to be measured mostly by the lack of good paying jobs needed to keep young people staying in or moving to small towns.

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Lake Shore MN will look at better broadband with help from Blandin Foundation

The Pine and Lakes Echo Journal reports…

Lake Shore is working to get broadband service to all parts of the city.

Mayor Kevin Egan reported at the Monday, March 26, city council meeting that a newly established city broadband committee has met twice.

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Blandin Broadband eNews: Federal and MN policymakers on broadband

Definition of Broadband Matters

The FCC releases a report that shows access to broadband increases from 89.4 percent in 2014 to 95 percent in 2016. The increase is in part result of the satellite coverage being counted as broadband for the first time with the 2016 report. 1,215 more words


Great broadband digital inclusion project ideas from Minnesota

The Blandin Foundation works with communities to help them better use better broadband. They’ve been doing it for years and sometimes I get lucky enough to be a part of the projects. 1,003 more words


Seniors getting tech training from high school kids in New London - Spicer

The West Central Tribune reports on a Blandin-funded program that connect seniors with high school students to improve digital literacy…

The program puts the teens in a one-on-one mentorship with senior citizens eager to learn about social media.

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Webinar Archive (Mar 15): Is the BBC Program Right for You?

Thanks to all those who attended:

Webinar – March 15 from 3-4pm
Is the BBC Program Right for You?

Blandin Foundation is now accepting applications  84 more words