Community Bulletin

Explore our blog for news, updates, and educational articles to ensure you’re getting the most out of your Northern Lights Fiber internet connection.

Construction Update: Spring Plans

Construction Update: Spring Plans

What to expect:   We have been hard at work to ensure everyone knows that we are bringing your community fiber optic internet! More importantly, we are bringing speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. This means that you will have an opportunity to get internet that is several times faster than anything seen in town before!   To prepare your community for the future, new fiber-optic infrastructure is deeply important. To ensure this massive upgrade lasts decades, we will burry this...

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Jumping Into The World Of VR – The Basics

Have you ever wanted to experience a different side of life? Now you can change up your reality by going virtual! Virtual reality (VR) isn’t a new technology. In fact, it’s been around for decades. But in the past five to 10 years, VR as a source of entertainment has really taken off–and it’s made possible by Northern Lights Fiber. Read on to discover more about our “new reality” in this Q&A for virtual reality beginners.  Q: What is VR?  A: Virtual reality is a combination of hardware and...

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Why We Use Temporary Drops for Winter Installations

Why We Use Temporary Drops for Winter Installations

Temporary Drops for Winter Installations  We know the wait for fiber internet installation can be tough. After all, you are on the verge of having fast, reliable broadband fiber internet from Northern Lights Fiber, and all the best streaming entertainment the web has to offer.  Winter adds to the technical challenges of fiber installation. Frozen grounds, shorter days with less sunlight, excessive moisture from melting snow and heavy rains drenching the soil—all of these issues and...

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Our Company, Your Community

Our Company, Your Community

A Look Back in Wembley You've seen our 2021 year end review where we tracked back through several months of planning, community events and good times in each of our communities. What we'd like to do now is draw attention to Wembley Specifically, wherein we held the majority of our fun sales events, enjoying all kinds of fun enjoyment. Here's a few of our favorite moments from last year in wembley.Morning Coffee and Donuts Our very first time setting up shop in Wembley, we had some fun doing...

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Questions on Your Bill? Find Answers Here!

Questions on Your Bill? Find Answers Here!

Getting blazing fast internet is awesome and you’re sure to enjoy every single aspect of it, but there are often questions regarding the billing of services, how it works and where you pay. This article will address and answer the most common questions we receive regarding your billing. How will my first bill look and what are the charges for?   On your first bill you will see a charge for your modem and a charge for installation, immediately below each of these...

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Better Connected: A 2021 Year-End Review

Better Connected: A 2021 Year-End Review

How The Year Began Beginning our design and planning phase for building fiber infrastructure in Grande Cache represented a huge milestone for our business and a turning point in Grande Cache's efforts to find better connection, both in business and in every day life. Although our industry told us that the project was not possible we were determined to find success where others could not. We began construction on our first official large scale project to completely connect a community to fiber....

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Canadian Fiber Optics Partnering with Sturgeon County

Canadian Fiber Optics Partnering with Sturgeon County

Investing in Rural Alberta From Sturgeon County's press release: Residents and businesses in Sturgeon County are officially one step closer to having reliable, accessible, and affordable high-speed internet right to their door. After an extensive selection process, Sturgeon County has partnered with Canadian Fiber Optics for the development and operation of a fiber-based internet service, starting with a pilot project in the south-west corner of the county that includes the Hamlets of...

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