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RS Fiber Announces Extension of the Keep Americans Connected Pledge

July 2nd, 2020|Announcements, News, RS Fiber News|

Gaylord, MN – RS Fiber Cooperative (RSF) is taking additional measures to protect customers from losing essential broadband services by extending the Federal Communications Commission’s Keep Americans Connected Pledge. “Many of our customers continue to endure significant financial challenges because of COVID-19,” RS Fiber General Manager Ben Ranft said. “RS [...]

Digital Survival in Self Isolation

April 9th, 2020|Announcements, RS Fiber News|

Daily life has changed drastically as a result of COVID-19. Our already digital-centric lives have become even more so. That’s why the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has called upon broadband service companies to commit to the Keep Americans Connected Pledge to reduce the risk of interruptions to broadband and telecom connectivity coast [...]

RS Fiber Enacts Protocols to Protect Customers and Employees During Coronavirus Outbreak

March 17th, 2020|Announcements, RS Fiber News|

RS Fiber Cooperative is committed to the health and well-being of our customers and employees during the Coronoavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. In order to adhere to new social distancing guidelines, RS Fiber will be implementing the following protocols:  Effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020, RS Fiber offices will be closed to walk-in traffic. An appointment will be required [...]

RS Fiber to Offer Free Broadband Internet to Eligible Families with Students Amid Coronavirus School Closures

March 17th, 2020|Announcements, RS Fiber News|

For Immediate Release (03/15/2020) Gaylord, MN – RS Fiber Cooperative (RS Fiber) will provide two months of free broadband service to eligible low-income households, as a number of Minnesota schools announce closures amid concerns about the coronavirus (COVID-19). Manager of the RS Fiber Network, Winona-based Hiawatha Broadband Communications, Inc. (HBC) [...]

RS Fiber Cooperative Recognized with Broadband Communities “Cornerstone Award”

May 30th, 2017|Announcements, News, RS Fiber News|

Winthrop, MN – RS Fiber Cooperative (RS Fiber) was awarded the Cornerstone Award by the industry publication Broadband Communities last week “for dedication, persistence, and vision in securing the benefits of broadband for their communities.” The award was accepted on behalf of RS Fiber at the publication’s annual industry Summit [...]