Pasty.NET has been serving broadband to remote areas "off-the-grid" since 2001 in the counties of: Keweenaw, Houghton, Marquette, and Delta. This project has been a cooperative effort with its members to build an infrastructure of wireless links to blanket rural areas, such as Keweenaw County, which now has Pasty.NET coverage to more than 70% of the County's population*.
Except for some members grandfathered under the previous data-limited offerings, all new connections are free from any data caps, at the following residential speeds where available:
1 - Unlimited data residential offerings, call or text for commercial tiers and prices (906-289-8068)
2 - New service installation of modem** $99+tax, routers available at additional cost
3 - Seasonal members may suspend one time annually (minimum usage=1 mo/yr), with a $25 reconnect fee ***
4 - Payment due each month on first day of service. Beyond 2 week grace period, unpaid accounts are subject to suspension.
5 - Full time members receive one month free with annual payment in advance
6 - Most members are paperless with cc autopay or automatic bank draft. $1.50 fee for printed statements
* Source: Federal Communications Commission, Fixed Broadband Deployment map (2019)
** Modem remains property of Pasty.net, Inc., wiring and mounts become property of homeowner, non-refundable fee
*** If grandfathered-rate service is suspended, current published rates apply upon reconnect