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Digital Inclusion Basics Blandin Webinar Archive

Thanks to everyone who attended the Blandin webinar on digital include earlier today. Here’s the archive:

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The July webinar is entitled “Digital Inclusion Basics” will feature three nationally known digital inclusion experts.  

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Blandin Broadband eNews July 2017: Task force in Luverne, new state maps, people still want more broadband

A recap of news from June…      

MN Broadband Task Force visits Rock County
In June the Task Force heard from Border to Border grant recipients and beneficiaries in Rock County. 1,423 more words

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Southwest MN Counties get Blandin grant for broadband feasibility study

The Granite Falls News reports

Blandin Foundation announced recently that it has awarded 11 grants totaling $483,090 that assist rural Minnesota communities in advancing high-speed Internet access and use in their communities.

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Want to learn all about Ely – including broadband? Check out MPR on July 13

Yesterday I woke up and had a lovely walk in the fields of Luverne and visited a livestock operation. (To be fair looks beautiful, smells strongly.) I ended my day back in St Paul with a little minor league baseball and a walk home past the majestic St Paul Cathedral. 178 more words

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Hibbing broadband expansion plan: hotspots, social media and tech fair

According to the Hibbing Daily Tribune

The local Blandin Broadband Cohort tasked with developing ways to improve and advance high-speed internet access and the skills to use it has identified its top three priorities, and Blandin Foundation has stepped in to help make it happen.

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Blandin Digital Inclusion Summer Webinar Series - “Leave no one unconnected”

This summer the Blandin Foundation is focusing their monthly webinars on Digital Inclusion and highlighting some of the great speakers and content from the National Net Inclusion conference held in St Paul in May. 260 more words

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Chisholm and Balkan Township get Blandin grants for wifi on buses, community portal, community hotspots

Hibbing Daily Tribune reports on recent Blandin broadband grant recipients…

Chisholm and Balkan Township are among the recipients. The two communities have been identified as being largely underserved by broadband access of 25 megabits per second upload and 3 megabits per second download, according to a press release.

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