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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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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We Wish to Thank our Sponsors

Our world increasingly depends on the Internet for education, health care, commerce, entertainment, news, and of course, human-to-human interaction. Any community without access to reliable, affordable, high-speed Internet is relegated to 21st-century backwater status. Nowhere is the challenge of providing high-speed internet service to citizens more daunting than in remote rural communities and regions — …

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Big City Bandwidth, Competitive Prices!

We’re delighted to share some exciting news with you. KiN has secured additional funding from the Columbia Basin Broadband Corporation (CBBC) for the continuing expansion and upgrades of our services for the next three years. What does this mean for you? For our wireless customers from Howser to Ainslo Road, it means increased bandwidth and …

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Broadband Means Business! Willow Home Boutique Owner Marlaina Blanche Talks About KiN

  As far as Marlaina Blanche, owner (with husband, Eric) of Kaslo’s Willow Home Boutique is concerned, signing on with KiN’s broadband service is a no-brainer. As she points out in this brief podcast with Randy Morse, the combination of better service, faster speeds, and competitive pricing makes KiN a winner in her books. And …

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