Five rural Minnesota telcos receive ARRA broadband funding



By Ann Treacy, Blandin on Broadband

“Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the funding of 126 new Recovery Act broadband infrastructure projects that will create jobs and provide rural residents in 38 states and Native American tribal areas access to improved service.

Here are the five projects in Minnesota: Wikstrom Telephone Company, Woodstock Telephone Company,  Farmers Mutual Telephone Company, Arvig Telephone Company; Winnebago Cooperative Telecom Association.”

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