fibre optics

SaskTel says first phase of Rural high speed internet project is nearly complete

Jul 13, 2022 | 10:58am

  SaskTel has announced the first phase of its 100 million dollar rural fibre initiative is over 95 percent complete. The first phase allows the communities of Balgonie, Biggar, Langham, and Pilot Butte can now connect to Infinet service, with extremely fast internet speeds. Phase two includes Kindersley, Meadow Lake and Rosetown, and construction has […]

SaskTel invests in rural fibre optics, increasing connectivity

Dec 5, 2020 | 10:36am

SaskTel announced a 50 million dollar investment into bringing rural fibre high speed internet into 30 thousand businesses and households in rural Saskatchewan. Spokesperson Greg Jacobs says the COVID-19 pandemic has displayed a real need for high speed internet, especially in rural areas of the province. “Being able to upgrade our infrastructure in some of […]