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Paul Bunyan Communications has one of the largest all-fiber optic rural Gigabit networks in the United States capable of download and upload speeds of up to 1000 Mbps. GigaZone is the future of broadband internet. The GigaZone is currently available to over 35,500 locations throughout our current service territory. To see where the GigaZone is today and when it might reach you, check out our online map. It will take a few construction seasons to get GigaZone services everywhere we serve but ultimately the GigaZone will encompass the cooperative’s entire 5,500 square mile service area.


Broadband Speeds Available

Paul Bunyan Communications has the region’s largest and fastest all fiber optic network. That means you can get the Internet speeds you need with all the advantages of being a member of our cooperative.

Broadband up to 20Mbps $44.95
Broadband up to 30Mbps $54.95
Broadband up to 40Mbps $64.95
Broadband up to 50Mbps $74.95

Broadband up to 150Mbps Call for pricing
Combine Broadband with TV and Telephone and save

All Broadband High Speed Internet Customers Also Receive:

Local Tech Support
All of our support staff live and work right here in Northern Minnesota

Free PC Cleaning
We clean viruses and spyware off of Internet customer PCs for Free.

Low Latency
Low latency network to streamline your online experience.

Member Benefits
Broadband Internet service is included in determining Capital Credits.

Broadband Internet Service

With broadband Internet service from Paul Bunyan Net, you start with up to 20 Mb service and higher speeds of up to 150 Mb are also available!

Our knowledgeable, local data representatives are on hand to answer any questions you may have. As a customer of Paul Bunyan Net, you won’t have to depend on a call center hundreds of miles away for assistance. Combine broadband Internet with phone and PBTV to save even more!

Broadband Service Plans Fee
Up to 20 Mb $44.95/mo.
Up to 30 Mb $54.95/mo.
Up to 40 Mb $64.95/mo.
Up to 50 Mb $74.95/mo.
Up to 150 Mb Please call for pricing
Activation Fee (waived with a 6 month service agreement) $85.00
Activation Fee (waived with a 6 month service agreement) $85.00

How to sign up for Broadband Internet Service

  • If you already have phone service with us you can just call us (218-444-4NET, 218-999-1234 or 800-276-8015) and we can take your application by phone or;
  • Sign up at one of our local offices in Bemidji or Grand Rapids or;
  • You can call our office and we will fill out the application by phone and mail it to you for a signature. We will then call you to schedule your installation (if needed) after we receive the signed application along with any other required information.

*Service availability depends on location. Some restrictions apply. Internet speeds may vary and are not guaranteed. All Broadband and GigaZone service plans are for unmeasured access. Unlike many other providers, we do not have data caps with overage charges on high speed Internet services. At least one Paul Bunyan Communications phone line is required for broadband Internet service. (Service territory map)

This map is meant for general GigaZone availability viewing purposes. Service availability depends upon location. For specific location information, please contact us.GigaZone

Select any of Paul Bunyan's Gigazone speeds and compare it to your current connection

The Largest and Fastest All-Fiber Optic Network in Northern Minnesota

Slow as a snail (except for Turbo)


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