2017 Kaslo infoNet Society Directors’ Report

There have been improvements to KiN’s Internet service across the board during the 2016-2017 year. Whether you are a wireless subscriber anywhere in our service area or a fibre subscriber in or around Kaslo, you are now able to enjoy faster Internet speeds and better service than before—at lower cost than any other service provider …

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Fibre in the Lake!

Kaslo infoNet Society, established in 1996, is excited to announce a unique project to bring better broadband to the communities of North Kootenay Lake. With newly-announced funding from the Province of BC and Columbia Basin Trust, we will be running fibre-optic cable in the lake from a Columbia Basin Broadband Corporation (CBBC) Point-of-Presence (POP) in …

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KiN AGM 2017

  Kaslo infoNet Society is heading into its 21st year of connecting Kaslo and Area with the world! 2017 AGM Saturday, May 13th 1:00 pm Langham Theatre All Customers are invited To become a MEMBER of our rapidly growing enterprise… Whether renewing your membership or becoming a member for the first time, Thursday, APRIL 13th …

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BIG CITY INTERNET SERVICE COMES TO THE WEST KOOTENAY

Government services, health information, education, news and culture—or running your business from your home—all require high-speed Internet service.  That’s why the CRTC has designated it an essential service.  The West Kootenay region needs and deserves affordable Internet service that’s at least as fast as big cities enjoy. Federal grants such as Connecting Canadians 150, the …

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KiN celebrates its 20th anniversary!

It has been 20 years since KiN came into existence as Kaslo’s very own Internet Service Provider, first with dial-up of course, then wireless and now fibre optics! KiN is supplying high-speed Internet to more and more happy customers and striving to provide the best service available anywhere. KiN also provides local employment as well …

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Uphill Kaslo fibre launch

Tremendous news, Kaslo! After a summer of hard work by a great crew, our very own community non-profit Internet Service Provider,  Kaslo infoNet, is ready to start lighting up fibre optic circuits in uphill Kaslo! Hookups will be done in order of signups, so please indicate your interest to us as soon as possible so …

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Construction update July 27, 2016

We would like to share our progress accomplished this year, so far. We are happy to report that all on-grid tower sites are now battery backed up! So Internet will stay working when there is a power outage. Claypit tower has had the access point radio upgraded – for clients at the north end of …

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2016 Kaslo infoNet Society Presidents’ Report

2015 – 2016 has been a watershed year for Kaslo infoNet Society, both for the wireless system and for the new fibre-optic system. Following months of correspondence with Telus, the company finally provided the contract terms for upgrading our purchase of bandwidth at the Lardeau Valley Community Centre.  We are now purchasing 100 Mbps instead …

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