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How a planned fiber-optic link from Juneau to Whitehorse will benefit you

...primarily by the companies that offer cellphone and Internet service in Skagway and Haines: ACS, GCI, AT&T, Verizon and Sprint. Internet service can be slow in Skagway, and when cruise ships packed...
Alaska cellphone industry takeover goes live

...repeatedly stated in financial disclosure and corporate documents that it intends to focus on offering broadband Internet service to businesses and the state government.The two companies had previously collaborated on a joint cellphone subsidiary...
ACS announces 10 Mbps home internet service

...telecommunications company announced its new home Internet service and the addition of the iPhone to its smartphone lineup.ACS first offered its home Internet service plan in March. The plan features download speeds...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Nov. 24, 2014

...Mary Wegner got a special shout-out from President Barack Obama for Sitka's success in bringing high-speed Internet service to its schools. It's not every day that an Alaska school superintendent gets name-dropped by the President...
Gadgets for Juneau's high speed broadband

To any former users of AT&T's WiMax wireless internet service the company's new wireless broadband services are...September. However, can it compete with home, wired internet service on performance and price?A recent test of the Mifi...
Alaska Air rolls out trial in-flight Internet service

...of its new satellite-based in-flight wireless Internet service on Feb. 26. Alaska Airlines' passengers will now...will determine the schedule for rolling out wireless Internet service to its entire fleet. Alaska Airlines is currently...
The end is near for AT&T WiMAX Internet service

AT&T's WiMAX Internet service is slated to go the way of the dodo.Customers who currently receive their home Internet through the wireless blue modem will...
Southeast Unplugged

...the cable itself.For a moment, they were stymied - Alaska Communications has multiple ways to carry phone and Internet service to Anchorage and Fairbanks, but only one Alaska Communications cable leads to Juneau.When that link is broken...
State | Local
Tentative education deal overshadowed by Knik Arm Bridge

...the high school exit exam and replace it with a college or career-readiness test.It includes funding to improve Internet service for schools with lower download speeds and support for charter, residential and correspondence schools. It also...
State | AK legislature
Man pleads guilty to embezzling labor union funds

...from union members and were supposed to be used to cover union expenses, such as office space rent, telephone and internet service. As the financial secretary, Smith was responsible for making deposits into the union bank account, paying bills...


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