Alliance Communications Blog

Ditch burning reminder

Posted on Monday Aug 18th

Posted in News

During this time of year, people like to burn their ditches to clean up dead vegetation. Remember that Alliance’s equipment is often located in ditches. Please be cautious around these pedestals so you won’t have to pay for damages your fire causes.

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.