Press and Media Releases

Broadband & Baseball

How GIANTS Snacks became the snack of choice for every American baseball league A few years ago, it was an otherwise ordinary afternoon at Giants Snacks in Wahpeton, ND, when the phone rang with an unknown number. Jason Schuler, a sales manager at the time, answered....

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BAND: Building a North Dakota that Works Smarter AND Harder

Hilary Mehrer grew up like most North Dakotans– in a small town. She always knew when to come home. As soon as that evening whistle echoed through the town, she had better be walking through their door or she knew there would be trouble. And, if she wasn’t there, her...

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Scholarship Recipient: Bobbi Lewis

Congratulations to Bobbi Lewis, recipient of the 2018 MN Co-op Scholarship offered by Red River Communications. Bobbi will be graduating from Barnesville High School and the $500 scholarship will help her pursue a speech pathology degree at Minnesota State University...

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Net Neutrality: Our Stance

Red River Communications supports the general concept of Net Neutrality as it relates to "protecting and promoting an open internet." The FCC’s vote to overturn the 2015 Open Internet Act (Net Neutrality) does not change our stance. What does that mean to you? It...

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Local Broadcasters Are Demanding Huge Rate Increases

Local Broadcasters Are Demanding Huge Rate Increases We are currently in discussions with local broadcasters to renew our contract for their networks, such as NBC, ABC, Fox, and CBS.  Based on early discussions, some broadcasters are demanding a rate...

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Red River Communications Completes Fiber Project

After over 12 years of planning and construction, Red River Communications has completed a massive fiber-to-the-home project that brings gigabit internet to rural residents. The project, which connects the cooperative’s nearly 4,000 members, began in 2004. Over 2,200...

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Windows 10 Connection Problems

Having problems connecting to the internet on your Windows 10 computer? Microsoft has a series of steps you can follow that should get you back online! Run these networking commands in a command prompt window In the search box on the taskbar, type Command...

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