Repeal Day – December 5th

On January 16th, 1919 Congress passed the 18th Amendment which outlawed alcohol. The Amendment was hoping to put an end to drunkenness, poverty and crime. Unfortunately, the Amendment lost respect which lead drunkenness and crime to run rampant on the federal government. Finally, after thirteen long … [Read more...]

How To Shop For An Internet Service Provider in SW MN – Part II

You may have recently heard about or even experience a problem with certain online services (such as Netflix) being 'slowed' or 'throttled' by Internet Service Providers. So we've decided to add this topic to our list of questions you should ask when shopping for a Broadband Internet Service … [Read more...]

The rural MN ‘picture’ is changing… still healthy, just different.

It's often easy to fall into a negative mind set as things start to change. Good news! ...Our small towns are proving they have the power to remain relevant. The communities that have succeeded in this challenge have done so by competing differently, identifying opportunities and diversifying in … [Read more...]

MN Task Force Meeting Notes and Agenda

Dan Richter, President of MVTV Wireless, brings us the latest minutes of the Minnesota Broadband Task Force meeting held in May. The next meeting will be held Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at TIES in St Paul. These meetings are open to the public. Governor’s Task Force on Broadband Winona Health 855 … [Read more...]