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Midcontinent Delivers Broadband Internet Service To Qualifying Low-Income Households For Just $9.95 Per Month

August 15, 2014 - Sioux Falls, SD: Midcontinent’s Broadband Lifeline Service provides qualifying low-income households with broadband speeds of 12 Mbps down x 1.2 Mbps up, with no installation or modem rental fees. Customers interested in this option must qualify under income guidelines and can call 1-800-888-1300 to begin the application process.

“Midcontinent believes that reliable internet service should not be denied to folks with limited incomes,” says Tom Simmons, Senior Vice President of Public Policy. “Midcontinent Broadband Lifeline is a crucial tool to help low-income customers have a higher quality of life, delivering communication and educational opportunities so that every household in our service area can have access to this essential service.”

Heads of households on a limited income that are serviceable by Midcontinent Communications are encouraged to contact the company at 1-800-888-1300 or go to www.midcocomm.com/BBLL to see if they qualify for Broadband Lifeline internet service. Customers in the following locations have access to Midcontinent internet services:

South Dakota
ABERDEEN, BALTIC, BATH, BELLE FOURCHE, BIG STONE CITY, BLACK HAWK, BOULDER CANYON, BOWDLE, BOX ELDER, BRISTOL, CANTON, CENTRAL CITY, COLTON, CROOKS, DEADWOOD, DOLAND, ELLSWORTH AFB, FORT PIERRE, FREDERICK, GAYVILLE, HARRISBURG, HART RANCH, HUMBOLDT, HURON, IPSWICH, JAVA, LEAD, LENNOX, MADISON, MECKLING, MILBANK, MILLER, MINA, MITCHELL, MOBRIDGE, PIEDMONT, PIERRE, PRAIRIEWOOD, RAPID CITY, REDFIELD, RENNER, ROSCOE, ROSLYN, SAINT LAWRENCE, SELBY, SHINDLER, SIOUX FALLS, SPEARFISH, STURGIS, SUMMERSET, TEA, VERMILLION, WARNER, WATERTOWN, WAUBAY, WEBSTER, WHITEWOOD, WOLSEY and YANKTON

North Dakota
ANAMOOSE, ANETA, ARTHUR, BELFIELD, BEULAH, BINFORD, BISBEE, BISMARCK, BOTTINEAU, BOWMAN, BUFFALO, BURLINGTON, BUXTON, CANDO, CARRINGTON, CASSELTON, CENTER, COOPERSTOWN, DEVILS LAKE, DICKINSON, DODGE, DRAKE, DRAYTON, DUNSEITH, EDMORE, EMERADO, FAIRMOUNT, FARGO, FESSENDEN, FRONTIER, GALESBURG, GLADSTONE, GLEN ULLIN, GLENBURN, GOLDEN VALLEY, GRAFTON, GRAND FORKS, GRANDIN, HALLIDAY, HANKINSON, HANNAFORD, HARVEY, HARWOOD, HATTON, HAZEN, HEBRON, HETTINGER, HILLSBORO, HOPE, HORACE, HUNTER, KENSAL, KILLDEER, LANGDON, LANSFORD, LARIMORE, LEONARD, LIDGERWOOD, LINCOLN, MANDAN, MANVEL, MAPLETON, MAYVILLE, MINOT, MINTO, MOHALL, NEW ROCKFORD, NEW SALEM, OXBOW, PAGE, PICK CITY, PORTLAND, REEDER, REILES ACRES, REYNOLDS, RHAME, RICHARDTON, RIVERDALE, ROLETTE, ROLLA, RUGBY, RUTHVILLE, SAINT JOHN, SCRANTON, SOUTH HEART, STANTON, STARKWEATHER, SURREY, THOMPSON, TOWNER, TURTLE LAKE, UNDERWOOD, WAHPETON, WALHALLA, WASHBURN, WEST FARGO, WILLISTON, WILLOW CITY, WIMBLEDON and ZAP

Minnesota
ATHENS TOWNSHIP, AVON TOWNSHIP, AVON, BALDWIN TOWNSHIP, BECKER, BEMIDJI, BETHEL, BLUEHILL TOWNSHIP, BRADFORD, BRAHAM, BRECKENRIDGE, CAMBRIDGE TOWNSHIP, CAMBRIDGE, CASS LAKE, CENTER CITY, CHISAGO CITY, CHISAGO LAKE TOWNSHIP, CLEAR LAKE TOWNSHIP, CLEAR LAKE, CLEARWATER, COATES, COLD SPRING, COLLEGEVILLE TOWNSHIP, COLUMBUS, COLUMBUS TOWNSHIP, CROOKSTON, DILWORTH, EAST BETHEL, EAST GRAND FORKS, ECKLES TOWNSHIP, ELGIN , ELGIN TOWNSHIP, ELMWOOD TOWNSHIP, ELY, ELYSIAN, FAIRMONT, FOLEY, FOREST LAKE, FORESTON, FRANCONIA TOWNSHIP, FROHN TOWNSHIP, GRANT VALLEY TOWNSHIP, GREENFIELD TOWNSHIP, HAMPTON TOWNSHIP, HAMPTON, HARRIS, HAVEN TOWNSHIP, HOLDING TOWNSHIP, HOLDINGFORD, INTERNATIONAL FALLS, ISANTI TOWNSHIP, ISANTI, KELLOGG, LANGOLA TOWNSHIP, LENT, LINDSTROM, LINWOOD TOWNSHIP, LINWOOD, LIVONIA TOWNSHIP, MARINE ON ST. CROIX, MARSHAN TOWNSHIP, MAY TOWNSHIP, MEDFORD TOWNSHIP, MEDFORD, MILACA TOWNSHIP, MILACA, MOORHEAD, MORA, MUNSON TOWNSHIP, NESSELL TOWNSHIP, NININGER TOWNSHIP, NORTH BRANCH, NORTHERN TOWNSHIP, OAK GROVE, OAKPORT TOWNSHIP, OGILVIE, ORROCK TOWNSHIP, ORTONVILLE, OSLO, PALMER, PEPIN TOWNSIP / READS LANDING, PIERZ, PINE CITY TOWNSHIP, PINE CITY, PLAINVIEW TOWNSHIP, PLAINVIEW, POKEGEMA, PRINCETON, RANDOLPH TOWNSHIP, RANDOLPH, RANIER, RAVENNA TOWNSHIP, RICHMOND, ROCKVILLE, ROSEMOUNT, ROYALTON, RUSH CITY, SABIN, SAINT CLOUD, SCANDIA , SHAFER TOWNSHIP, SHAFER, SHERBURN,ST. AUGUSTA, ST. FRANCIS, ST JOSEPH, ST JOSEPH TOWNSHIP, ST STEPHEN, ST WENDEL, STACY, STANCHFIELD TOWNSHIP, STANDFORD TOWNSHIP, STANTON TOWNSHIP, TAYLORS FALLS, TURTLE LAKE TOWNSHIP, TURTLE RIVER TOWNSHIP, VERMILLION TOWNSHIP, VERMILLION, WABASHA, WAITE PARK, WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP, WATERVILLE TOWNSHIP, WATERVILLE, WILTON, WINTON, WYOMING TOWNSHIP, WYOMING and ZIMMERMAN

Wisconsin
BAY CITY, ELLSWORTH TOWNSHIP, ELLSWORTH, HARTLAND TOWNSHIP, ISABELLE TOWNSHIP and TRENTON TOWNSHIP

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