Tag: Halstad Telephone Company

New 10-Digit Local Dialing Requirement Begins October 24th

Halstad, MN — For those with a 218 area code, dialing a local number on a landline will soon require dialing the full 10 digits as opposed to just 7. The requirement officially begins on October 24th, but many communications providers such as Halstad Telephone Company have already made this switch. The reason behind the…
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October 22, 2021 0

Governor Walz Announces 39 New Border-to-Border Broadband Grants

ST. PAUL, MN] – Today, Governor Tim Walz announced that the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) will award grants totaling $20,645,425 to 39 projects in the sixth year of the Border-to-Border Broadband Development Grant program. State grant dollars are matched by $33,695,279 in local funds, for a total investment in broadband infrastructure…
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January 28, 2021 0