KMTelecom is a progressive, independent communications company that has served the Kasson, Mantorville, Rock Dell and Dodge Center area since 1901. We are a family owned business that is dedicated to providing advanced technology solutions to the communities we serve. We pride ourselves on our superior, local customer service and strive to exceed your expectations in all that we do. If you are a current customer, we thank you for your continued support. If you are looking for a company you can count on to bring you exceptional service, then give us a try. We won’t disappoint.

Community Involvement

KMTelecom has a strong tradition of supporting community needs throughout our service areas.  We participate and have assisted with a multitude of community projects including festivals, educational programs, youth scholarships, youth sports activities and non-profit organizations.  We invest more than $50,000 each year to support our communities.  See Turning a Windfall Into a Lifetime of Goodwill to read more about our community involvement.

We welcome Donation Requests.  To qualify for a donation, the request must support a program in one of KMTelecom’s  service areas and must be a non-political and non-religious organization. If you want to request a donation for your organization, please fill out our Donation Request Form and send it to us.

Internet, Television and Telephone services:

Satellite Internet:

  • All rural areas within a 60 mile radius of Kasson, MN

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Significant Dates in our Proud History.

Beth (1991-Present) & Mary (1987-Present)Beth Tollefson and Mary Ehmke represent the fourth generation of family ownership that dates back 115 years to their great grandfather.
Jon-Tollefson-1954-Present Howard-1933-1964 Herman-Tollefson-1901-1933
Jon R. Tollefson
1954-Present
Howard H. Tollefson
1919-1964
Herman M. Tollefson
1901-1933

1901 – Company founded and incorporated by Herman M. Tollefson. Service began with the telephone switchboard located to the rear of what is now the Kasson Dollar and Video Store.
1909 – Mantorville Telephone Exchange purchased and company named Kasson & Mantorville Telephone Company
1913-1917 – Kasson & Mantorville exchanges rebuilt with aerial cable.

March 1901 tele company bldg 1908 July 4th celebration The Kasson exchange was rebuilt

1927 – Total telephone lines served had grown to 731.
1954 – Exchanges converted to Stromberg-Carlson XY boards.
1961 – Purchased Rock Dell Telephone Company.
1976 – Kasson & Mantorville Exchanges plowed underground.
1986 – Alcatel Digital Switch Installed.

1960 Kasson business office 1962 plowing telephone cable for the Rock Dell Exchange 1986 Celebrating switch cutover

1994 – Joined with NRTC to offer sale and support of DBS (DirecTV Satellite System)
1995 – Lucent 5E Digital Switch Installed.
1996 – Began offering Dial Up Internet
2001 – Changed Name to KMTelecom
2002 – Expanded Triple Play Service to Dodge Center
2005 – Wildblue Internet added to our service offerings
2007 – KMTV Digital Television Service launched.
2008 – Began 5 year project to bring Fiber to the Home (FTTH) to our Kasson & Mantorville Subscribers.
2014 – Internet Speeds of up to 1 Gig being offered in our Kasson and Mantorville exchanges.