Alliance Communications Blog

When the telephone doesn’t work

Posted on Tuesday Jul 15th

Posted in News, Telephone

In 21st century America, we have many ways to communicate: landline telephone, cell phone, email, text, Facebook, Skype, Twitter and more. With all of this technology, making a long distance telephone call should be a “given.” Unfortunately, that is not the case in much of rural America, including South Dakota. The reliability of long distance calling has slipped to something that might be expected in a developing country.