2019 Kaslo infoNet Society Directors’ Report

2019 Kaslo infoNet Society Directors Report Completion of the Federal Connecting Canadians 150 Program late in 2018 was a major accomplishment.  Columbia Basin Broadband Corporation’s Kootenay Lake fibre from Balfour to Kaslo delivered the bandwidth we needed, so we used the CC150 funding in 2018 to serve Ainsworth, Ainslo Road, Fletcher Frontage, Amundsen Road, Mirror …

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KiN VoIP digital Home Phone service Available Now on the KiN network!

  This has been an important goal for us for some time, and has now been deployed successfully by our own office since 2017, and by the Village of Kaslo in the newly renovated Village Hall and Village works yard. Our fibre connections are all served by Genexis devices that contain two standard analog telephone …

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2018 Kaslo infoNet Society Directors’ Report

In 2017-2018 KiN built on its past accomplishments and continued to move steadily towards our long-term goal—providing Internet service to the entire north Kootenay Lake region that equals or surpasses that enjoyed by urban dwellers. Having built fibre-to-the-home in upper Kaslo and upgraded our wireless offerings in the previous year, we embarked on installing fibre …

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New Plans and Rates Effective July 1, 2018

EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2018 In order to cover increased connection costs to the main CBBC network, we have raised basic package costs by a few dollars, but also increased usage caps or eliminated them on all but basic packages, and added a new “IoT” service package! IoT = Internet of Things = Internet accessible thermostats, security …

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AGM 2018

All customers are invited to become a member of our rapidly growing enterprise… If you are becoming a member for the first time, Thursday, April 12th is the deadline to be a voting member for the 2018 AGM! All existing memberships expired on March 31st. Existing members must renew by Saturday, May 12th. Memberships are …

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Holiday Hours

Please take note that the KiN Office will be: CLOSED  Monday, December 25 to Wednesday, December 27, and Monday, January 1, 2018. OPEN Thursday, December 28 & 29; 9-1 Regular office hours resume on Tuesday, January 2, 2018; M-F / 9-1 On behalf of the Whole Team, we wish you and yours a Warm and Joyous Holiday Season!

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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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 …