The FCC’s EBB program will transition into the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) in 2022 Monday, December 27, 2021 – Missoula, MT – Blackfoot Communications, as announced in May 2021, continues to support the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) program, enabling eligible households to receive assistance with discounts on their internet services. As announced by the FCC, the EBB program is transitioning to a […]

The Emergency Broadband Benefit is available to eligible households through December 31, 2021Read more »

The fourth annual event is scheduled for December 14 and available by Zoom MISSOULA, Mont. — C2M Beta along with its founding partner, Blackfoot Communications, today announced the 2021 Showcase Event will be held on Tuesday, December 14. This year’s Showcase Event will be held virtually, opening the event up to those interested in learning more […]

Blackfoot Communications and C2M Beta Announce 2021 Showcase Event, Highlighting Local EntrepreneursRead more »

Visit underscores focus on successful apprentice programs across the state MISSOULA, Mont. — Blackfoot Communications was proud to welcome Montana Governor Gianforte to its Missoula campus during Apprenticeship Week to highlight the company’s successful apprenticeship program. With five apprentices joining the Blackfoot program since 2018, the meeting was an opportunity to feature the individuals who […]

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Program is focused on delivering disruptive technology experiences to local communities, consumer businesses and enterprise organizations. MISSOULA, Mont. —  Blackfoot Communications, sponsor of the C2M Beta technology accelerator, announced the Fall 2021 cohort of companies participating in its 12-week intensive program. Blackfoot conceived the program to accelerate innovation and empower promising, early-stage Montana and Idaho […]

C2M Beta, the Montana-based accelerator program for entrepreneurs, adds four new companiesRead more »

Transitioning to 10-digit dialing supports National Suicide Prevention Lifeline in 2022 On July 16, 2020, the FCC adopted an Order (FCC 20-100) approving 988 as the three-digit abbreviated dialing code to reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline starting July 16, 2022. The Order requires all telecommunications carriers, interconnected Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) providers and one-way VoIP […]

Mandatory 10-digit telephone dialing is coming to Montana on October 24Read more »