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Blane Aidan Wendt
June 7, 2017
Editorial: Time to sign up for broadband at connectctc.com
Home and business internet users in rural Kandiyohi County now have a significant opportunity to address their critical need for high-speed broadband access. As Kandiyohi County Commissioners said this week: "The clock is ticking."
June 7, 2017 - 10:29pm
June 6, 2017
Clock is ticking on broadband sign-ups in Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Commissioners had an urgent message Tuesday for property owners in a Consolidated Telecommunications Co....
June 6, 2017 - 10:24pm
May 23, 2017
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
ST. PAUL—The 2017 Legislature may do pretty well by greater Minnesota. "We got there because it was a bipartisan effort. both parties...
May 23, 2017 - 5:09pm
April 22, 2017
Push continues to enlist customers for Kandiyohi County broadband project
WILLMAR — With sign-ups at 46 percent of the goal, the push is continuing to enlist customers for a broadband project coming to north...
April 22, 2017 - 9:41am
April 19, 2017
Correction published April 20
Correction A secondary headline published Wednesday with a story about the delay in the sale of bonds for a broadband project was incorrect. Consolidated Telecommunications Co. needs 50 percent of the estimated 1,600 potential home and business customers in the Kandiyohi County project...
April 19, 2017 - 9:44pm
Kandiyohi County postpones sale of broadband bonds
WILLMAR — Kandiyohi County planned to award the sale Tuesday of $5 million in bonds to help finance a private-sector project to bring...
April 19, 2017 - 5:37am
April 18, 2017
County postpones bond sale for broadband project
WILLMAR—Kandiyohi County planned to award the sale Tuesday of $5 million in bonds to help finance a private-sector project to bring high-speed internet to rural portions of the county. But the bond sale has been temporarily put on hold while efforts continue to recruit customers...
April 18, 2017 - 2:05pm
April 5, 2017
Kandiyohi County Board makes progress toward broadband bond sale
WILLMAR — One more step was completed Tuesday as Kandiyohi County prepares to sell $5 million in tax abatement bonds to help fund the...
April 5, 2017 - 4:35am
April 1, 2017
Sign-up underway for Kandiyohi County broadband project
WILLMAR — Customer sign-ups are underway as Consolidated Telecommunications Co. begins laying the groundwork to bring high-speed internet to rural north central Kandiyohi County. The last in a series of meet-and-greet sessions on the project will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday at...
April 1, 2017 - 7:07am
March 31, 2017
Farmers speak out in Willmar, message to be carried to Gov. Dayton
WILLMAR — About 50 farmers and community leaders from around the region met Thursday in Willmar to talk about issues affecting agriculture...
March 31, 2017 - 6:35am
March 23, 2017
Broadband informational meeting is tonight in Spicer
SPICER — The second in a series of meetings on broadband expansion in northern Kandiyohi County will be at 5 p.m. today at the Dethlefs...
March 23, 2017 - 6:58am
March 16, 2017
'Meet and greets' scheduled for Kandiyohi County broadband project
SPICER — A series of "meet and greets" will be held over the next three weeks for residents and businesses within the proposed service...
March 16, 2017 - 9:44am
March 11, 2017
Kandiyohi County to sell bonds next month to finance broadband project
WILLMAR — Tax abatement bonds will be issued this spring to finance Kandiyohi County's matching share of a $10 million private-sector...
March 11, 2017 - 9:08am
March 3, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Franken question leads to Sessions' spotlight
ST. PAUL—U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Russia problems became big news the past few days thanks to Sen. Al Franken. The Minnesota...
March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 24, 2017
Klobuchar, Peterson go to bat for rural broadband
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar and U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson met with about a dozen Internet service providers in Detroit...
February 24, 2017 - 10:17pm