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Murkowski spokesman: Plans for 24-hour crossings at Hyder

...tourists.Hyder, a tourist-reliant community of about 90 people in southern southeast Alaska, has close ties to Stewart. The only road into town runs through Stewart. Hyder receives electric and telephone service from Canadian companies.
How a planned fiber-optic link from Juneau to Whitehorse will benefit you

...the ability to get bandwidth to the end user."Reliability is more than a buzzword. Last summer, Internet and telephone service was disrupted in Southeast Alaska after an earthquake-caused underwater landslide severed Alaska Communications...
Southeast Unplugged

...trouble.This was great news for Anchorage, but not for Southeast Alaska, which remained without modern Internet and telephone service.In 1997, WCI Cable Inc. announced it would change that by building a spur from its planned Whitter-Oregon cable...
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Empire Editorial: Keep the Internet neutral and equal for all

...the speeds of websites or charging those websites to keep access smooth.As the Internet replaces television and telephone service - think of your Netflix subscription and Skype habit - companies that offer both Internet and cable TV will be under...
GCI to host Tech Quest scavenger hunt

...including the state's largest wireless network, high-speed broadband, digital cable television and local telephone services. The company offers more than 1,200 TurboZone locations statewide to provide customers with more high-speed...
The 28th Alaska Legislature in plain English

...DIRECTORIESThe Regulatory Commission of Alaska doesn't regulate phone books. (It still regulates all other aspects of telephone service.)HB 193MUNICIPAL TAXATION OF TOBACCO PRODUCTSIf a city or borough taxes tobacco, it can work with the state so...
Anchorage couple celebrates 70 years of marriage

...came up by boat at age 14. The Anchorage they first knew had boardwalks and dusty streets. There was no Outside telephone service, only telegraph. There was no plane service from Outside. Radios only picked up a signal from 6 to 10 at night...
Residents have mixed feelings about assessment increase

...34 miles from downtown Juneau on the rocky cliffs of Lynn Canal. The property is not on the AEL&P power grid. Telephone service is not available. The nearest Capital Transit is 21 miles away. The fire department said that it cannot provide...
Electric company official slams state regulatory agency

...percent of the state's local telephone business, and GCI has about a 40 percent share of Anchorage's residential telephone service. Both companies lobbied the issue heavily before the Legislature. Much of the testimony Wednesday came from former...
Taylor backs off on new commission

...RCA commissioners wouldn't oversee rates and interconnections between ACS and GCI, fierce competitors in local telephone service. But the Knowles administration, House Republican leaders and GCI immediately objected to the idea. When Taylor...


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