Alliance Communications Blog

Cooperative members celebrate at Alliance’s 59th annual meeting

Posted on Thursday Apr 23rd

Posted in News

Nearly 1,300 of Alliance Communications customers attended the company’s annual meeting on Saturday, April 18, at the Brandon Valley High School in Brandon. Attendees received a free lunch including pork sandwiches, baked beans, coleslaw, chips, ice cream and beverages. Tony’s Catering of Brandon catered the event.

ManageMyTVs app instructions following iOS update

Posted on Friday Apr 10th

Posted in News, Cable TV

Apple released an update last night to its operating system. This update has caused an issue with the Manage My TVs app on the iPhone and iPad. If you experience problems, go to Settings within the Manage My TVs app, sign out, and then sign back in. If you have forgotten your password, call us at 605-594-3411 and we will reset it for you.

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.