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North Dakota IT council sets out to map, improve state’s broadband infrastructure

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — As high-speed Internet service grows in importance for people and businesses, a North Dakota organization has set its sights on expanding access and affordability.
The Information Technology Council of North Dakota, an 88-member group repr…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

North Dakota IT council sets out to map, improve state’s broadband infrastructure

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO — As high-speed Internet service grows in importance for people and businesses, a North Dakota organization has set its sights on expanding access and affordability.
The Information Technology Council of North Dakota, an 88-member group repr…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Friendly fiber

November 27, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

A city of Worthington employee moves some of the 180 cubic yards of engineered wood fiber that is being placed this week to promote safety at various playgrounds around the community. Continue Reading

Company takes a pole position: Frontier weighs in on ownership saga

November 1, 2012 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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Broadband work starts

July 26, 2012 in Lake County News-Chronicle

On the outskirts of town, Granite Gear has been designing and manufacturing canoe packs and other outdoor gear for more than two decades.
The company sends high-resolution catalogs and other large files over the Internet to 400 retailers nationwide that sell its products, sales manager Dave Johnson said. But frequently it has a big problem. Continue Reading

AT&T, CenturyLink service restored

July 13, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Phone service has been restored to AT&T and CenturyLink customers in Belfield and Dickinson after a contractor digging in the area Thursday severed one of CenturyLink’s underground fiber cables. Continue Reading

Midco extending fiber optic network into ND oil patch

April 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) Regional communication services provider Midcontinent Communications is extending its fiber-optic network into northwestern North Dakota’s booming oil patch.
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Cheech and Chong pushing ‘magic brownies’ … for General Mills, man

September 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

VIDEO: Watch online General Mills movie ad with Cheech and ChongThe stars of 1980s stoner comedies are featured in a funny promotion for Fiber One brownies, a new high-fiber snack targeted at aging baby boomers. The online-only commercial resembles a movie trailer, and the twist comes at the end: the “magic” ingredient turns out to be fiber, not marijuana. Continue Reading

Lake County fiber project could have headquarters soon

July 28, 2011 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Lake County and its fiber-to-home project management team is closing in on a deal to purchase the former First Solutions building off Highway 2 in Two harbors to house the offices for the broadband project. Continue Reading