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Outer Reach Broadband Launches High-Speed Internet Service in Millinocket, Maine

Maine-based internet service provider utilizes Tarana’s next-generation fixed wireless technology to bring fast, affordable monthly packages to Millinocket. Hallowell, ME — Outer Reach Broadband, a Maine-based internet service provider, announced today the launch of its internet service to the town of Millinocket, providing a far less expensive alternative to cable companies and the like. Utilizing […]

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Trying to set up WiFi in your home? Follow these simple steps

We’ve all been there. A new home, a vacation house or switching to a new internet provider. It’s exciting! That is, until it’s time to actually set up the network. What equipment do I need? Where do I set things up in my home? How do I make sure we have even coverage throughout the house? Rest assured, keep reading  for some tips on how to ensure a smooth set up that will have you back online quickly.

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Charting a course through Maine, guided by affordability

We started Outer Reach Broadband in January 2020 with one simple mission guiding us: to bring internet service to those in Maine who need it. In economic or political discussions this is often referred to as “closing the digital divide,” but for us it is a simple North Star that drives everything we do each […]

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Outer Reach Broadband Launches Internet Service Along Long Lake in Harrison and Naples

Maine-based internet service provider utilizing fixed wireless technology to bring affordable, high-speed internet access to Long Lake. Hallowell, ME — Outer Reach Broadband, a Maine-based internet service provider, announced today the launch of its internet service along Long Lake in the towns of Harrison and Naples. Utilizing cutting-edge LTE technology, Outer Reach is able to […]

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An open letter to the leaders of Maine’s Congressional delegation

To the leaders of Maine’s Congressional Delegation:  With the recent Senate approval of the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) and the House’s ongoing debate of the aforementioned legislation we, the team at Outer Reach Broadband, are reaching out to applaud your efforts and encourage reasonable, actionable short-term solutions to supplement the long-term fix […]

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Outer Reach Broadband’s Commitment: Actual vs. Theoretical Serviceable Area

At Outer Reach Broadband, our guiding principle is to deliver quality internet service to Mainers in all corners of the state and to try to provide service to those living without connectivity. We take this very seriously, especially the “quality” part. To that point, some may wonder why we conduct a home visit – Step […]

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Bridging the Digital Divide in Maine: The Case for Fixed Wireless Technology

In June 2021, Maine’s Governor Janet Mills signed legislation establishing the Maine Connectivity Authority, which, per her office’s official release, is “a new entity charged with achieving universal availability of high-speed broadband in Maine.” The following month a seven member board was sworn in, tasked with overseeing a $150 million budget in federal funding and […]

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Top 5 things you need to know about broadband

Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Bandwidth How much bandwidth do I need? How do I know how much bandwidth I currently have? I just want to stream Netflix and send emails, am I overpaying? How do I run a bandwidth test? What even is bandwidth?  These are just a handful of the […]

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