Alliance Communications Blog

Alliance reaches agreement with KCAU-ABC

Posted on Monday Jan 19th

Posted in News, Cable TV

KCAU-ABC will remain on the channel lineup in Alcester, Alvord, Hudson, Inwood, Larchwood and Lester. The channel, however, will no longer be available in our Minnesota communities. Thank you for your patience during the past few weeks. Feel free to call our office if you have additional questions.

Alliance reaches agreement with KCAU-ABC

Posted on Monday Jan 19th

Posted in News, Cable TV

KCAU-ABC will remain on the channel lineup in Alcester, Alvord, Hudson, Inwood, Larchwood and Lester. The channel, however, will no longer be available in our Minnesota communities. Thank you for your patience during the past few weeks. Feel free to call our office if you have additional questions.

Alliance unable to reach contract agreement with KCAU-ABC

Posted on Wednesday Jan 7th

Posted in News, Cable TV

Alliance currently is in contract negotiations with KCAU-ABC. Until we reach reasonable terms, Alliance must remove KCAU-ABC from the lineup in Alcester, Alvord, Hills, Hudson, Inwood, Larchwood, Lester, and Steen. This will happen on Thursday, Jan. 8, at 9 a.m. As an alternative, you can watch ABC programming on KSFY channel 9 and 309.

Alliance email server experiences outage

Posted on Monday Nov 10th

Posted in News, Internet

Alliance’s server that stores email messages failed this past weekend. We currently are attempting to recover the messages stored on that server. Email service is back up and running, and new messages are being delivered to inboxes.

Rural call completion problems persist

Posted on Monday Jan 12th

Posted in News, Telephone

Given the vast technologies available in America, the ability to make a traditional long distance call should be a “given.” Unfortunately, that is not the case in rural America. The reliability of long distance calling has slipped to something that might be expected in a developing country.

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.