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GCI to buy ACS' wireless division for $300 million

...biggest telecommunications companies is getting smaller. Another is getting a bit larger.On Thursday, Alaska Communications Systems (ACS) announced it will sell its cellphone operations to General Communication Inc. (GCI) in a deal worth...
Thank you from Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 70

...Sealaska Corporation, Goldbelt Inc.Corporation, Tlingit and Haida Vocational Training and Resource Center, Alaska Communication Systems, Coeur Alaska-Kensington Mine, Hecla Greens Creek Mining Company, IBEW Local 1547, Laborers Union Local...
Rural Alaska telecom services to be expanded

...service over its own LTE network, the Alaska Wireless Network could see a drop in roaming traffic.GCI and Alaska Communications Systems Group Inc. closed on AWN, which merged the two companies' infrastructure, in July 2013. Each telecom...
Breakfast club

...Glacier Valley Camp 70, Sealaska, Goldbelt, Inc., Tlingit-Haida Vocation Training Resource Center, Alaska Communications Systems, Coeur Alaska - Kenington Mine, Hecla Greens Creek Mining Company, International Brotherhood of Electrical...
Surplus to balance district's budget

...the school district approached its Internet provider to get more bandwidth they were denied. The provider, Alaska Communications Systems, said they were unable to provide more, said David Means, the district's director of administration...
Women of Distinction

...contributing $2500, First National Bank Alaska and Hecla Greens Creek Mine. We thank our precious gems: Diamonds Alaska Communications System, Alaska Housing Finance Corporation, Kato-Owen Family, Women Caring for Women and Wellspring; Emerald...
Frank Monroe Hall

...when Frank joined the National Park Service at Mt. Rainier as communications foreman. In 1953, a job with Alaska Communications Systems in Ketchikan presented Frank with an opportunity to move back to Alaska permanently. A year later, he and...
GCI, Alaska Communications team up on wireless business

...percent of the population and create a customer base of about 257,000.General Communications Inc. and Alaska Communications Systems Group Inc. have formed The Alaska Wireless Network, combining the infrastructure assets of both companies...
ACS sells most of yellow pages business

ANCHORAGE - Alaska Communications Systems Group Inc. has raised about $118 million to pay down its debt by selling off most of its directory business. The owner will...
House bill will allow phone wars to carry on

...enter a yearlong phase-out beginning June 30. Some lawmakers critical of the commission say it is inhibiting Alaska Communications System, the state's largest telephone company, from competing with General Communications. ACS has a majority...


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