Blogs & Blog Posts on Rural in Minnesota



Blogs on "Rural"

Minnesota Native Daughter
Minnesota Native Daughter - This is the journey of Jannet Walsh, a Minneso...

Minnesota Country Mouse Folk Blog
An odd point of view about people, places and things in all parts of Minnes...

Resettling Big Stone County
Family moves from St. Paul to rural Big Stone County to live the sustainabl...

Blog Posts on Rural

Rural vitality, new economic strategies and the role of broadband by Twin Cities Daily Planet on Jan 29, 2012 in broadband, internet, rural, social media, Communities, Ann Treacy Sometimes ideas seem to fall into synch from odd places. Earlier this week Jennifer Bevis at Blandin Foundation sent me some interesting articles. One on the value of social media (Has Social Media Impacted Economic Devel...



Rural Vitality, New Economic Strategies and the Role of Broadband by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 23, 2012 in economic development, RuralSometimes ideas seem to fall into synch from odd places. Earlier this week Jennifer Bevis at Blandin Foundation sent me some interesting articles. One on the value of social media (Has Social Media Impacted Economic Development for Communities?) and...



SW Minnesota: the Ups & Downs of ARRA by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 21, 2012 in FTTH, Funding, MN, Rural, ARRAI’ve been tracking progress of fiber deployment by the Southwest Minnesota Broadband Group (SMBG). It is an ARRA-funded project that is bringing fiber to homes in the following communities: Bingham Lake, Brewster Heron Lake Jackson Lakefield Okaben...



Renville-Sibley Fiber Project: Meeting Jan 19 by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 17, 2012 in Conferences, Rural, Vendors, MN, FTTHI thought some folks might be interested in attending this meeting – thank to Mark Erickson for allowing me to share the info. For folks outside the community, I thought it might be interesting to see what’s happening in other areas and maybe lea...



Broadband for Bear Cubs by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 16, 2012 in economic development, education, MN, RuralI always like to see Minnesota in the news for broadband related activity. Today’s news is a little different and the funny thing is that the news comes to me direct from the Sarasota Herald (FLA). Apparently Lily the bear’s sister will be givin...



Live Streaming Can Increase Community Engagement by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 12, 2012 in Broadband Applications, education, Government, MIRC, MN, New Media, RuralWant to know what’s happening in Worthington, Minnesota? Well thanks to WGTN-TV 3, you can now check in online to see what’s happening via local TV programming. WGTN-TV 3 has been showing local programs, such as government meetings or local spor...



LightSquared vs. GPS by Blandin on Broadband on Jan 11, 2012 in MN, Rural, Vendors, WirelessI am very happy to post the following article from John Shepard; he originally wrote it for the Southwest Regional Development Commission, but was kind enough to share… LightSquared vs. GPS A new wireless start-up with Minnesota connections has...



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