Internet Survey Based On Your Address

Ray – https://survey.paulbunyan.net/ray Pelland Junction – https://survey.paulbunyan.net/pellandjunction Rainy Lake – https://survey.paulbunyan.net/rainylake Roger’s Corner – https://survey.paulbunyan.net/rogerscorner Kabetogama – https://survey.paulbunyan.net/kabetogama Koochiching Technology Initiative Improving Broadband Internet Access Help bring better internet service to Koochiching and Kabetogama. Many residents of Koochiching and Kabetogama do not have access to good internet speeds, or “broadband” internet, which the FCC defines as 25/3 (25 Mbps down and 3 Mbps up). The Koochiching Technology Initiative (KTI) with help from Cooperative Network Services has identified five priority areas to target for internet improvement: Rogers Corner, Ray, Kabetogama, Pelland Junction and Rainy Lake. These neighborhoods don’t have broadband but do have a high enough density of homes and businesses that Internet Service Providers (ISPs)… Read More

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Koochiching County Internet Survey

Please take this short survey to help us identify the need for better internet service in Koochiching County and Kabetogoma. surveymonkey.com/r/7G65T9C The Koochiching Technology Initiative (KTI) is a group of community members who are actively seeking to improve internet access for people and businesses in Koochiching County. KTI came together in 2018 out of a longstanding recognition of the critical importance of improving internet access, integration and skills throughout our community. We have been accepted as a Blandin Broadband Community: a two year Blandin Foundation program of planning, consultations and possible funding to begin in December of 2018. The Koochiching Technology Initiative is part of Voyage Forward and will contribute… Read More

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Blandin Broadband Community Application

Koochiching Technology Initiative A Blandin Broadband Community Application   1. Cover Letter The Koochiching Technology Initiative (KTI) coalesced in 2018 out of a longstanding and growing recognition of the importance of internet access, integration and skills throughout our community.  Our community includes not just Koochiching County and the neighboring Kabetogama region of St. Louis County, but our diaspora as well. Our community uses communications technology to stay in touch with friends, family and property, wherever they may roam.  KTI is sponsored by Voyage Forward, with the Koochiching Economic Development Authority (KEDA) as a fiscal agent. Voyage Forward was launched in 2013 as a county-wide, stakeholder-driven revitalization effort to identify issues,… Read More

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