Alliance Communications Blog

New! CBS Sports on channel 197 in Elite Choice package

Posted on Friday May 22nd

Posted in News, Cable TV

CBS Sports Network televises nearly 600 live events and more than 3,000 hours of live programming every year including live college football, college basketball, and more from the MW, AAC, Big East, C-USA, A-10, Army, Navy, and the Patriot League. CBSSN is also the home to Professional Bull Riding and Arena Football League.

New! CBS Sports on channel 197 in Elite Choice package

Posted on Friday May 22nd

Posted in News, Cable TV

CBS Sports Network televises nearly 600 live events and more than 3,000 hours of live programming every year including live college football, college basketball, and more from the MW, AAC, Big East, C-USA, A-10, Army, Navy, and the Patriot League. CBSSN is also the home to Professional Bull Riding and Arena Football League.

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.