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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...
My Turn: At ACS, new focus brings opportunity

...not only will boost the company's future growth, but also provide customers with the highest quality broadband Internet services in Alaska.The company, recognizing the need to shift its focus and move forward, signed an agreement to sell...
FCC chairman discusses unique state needs at roundtable

...e-rate program is part of the Universal Service Fund, and provides discounted access to telecommunications and internet services for schools and libraries throughout the country, including Alaska.Currently, it's largely paper-based and...
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...
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
U.S. Forest Service seeking candidates for new positions

...overall technical design and structure of internet services. Specific skills and abilities required for...problems with the design and delivery of Internet services and evaluate new Internet services and technologies.? Develop guidelines...
ACS restores service to Southeast customers

Cell phone and internet service was restored to Alaska Communications customers in Southeast Alaska early Saturday. Service was interrupted for about 24 hours...
Police calls for Monday, Aug. 11, 2014

...reported the theft of her personal Wi-Fi router in the 2400 block of Industrial Boulevard. It had been used for internet services exceeding $2,000.? Some time between July 26 and Aug. 3, persons unknown stole a six-gallon fuel tank...
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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