Posted: Saturday, April 20, 2013 12:00 am by Jeff Richardson
FAIRBANKS — The battle to win Alaska wireless customers is about to accelerate this spring, with a final push by communications giant Verizon to erect local cell towers in time to reach its goal of summer service. Alaska is the only state in which Verizon doesn’t have a presence...............
.............. Meanwhile, Alaska’s other wireless providers are bolstering their services. Alaska Communications and GCI want to form a partnership to share their infrastructure network, allowing the competitors to cost-effectively boost and expand their spectrum. That deal still needs approval by federal regulators and remains under review, GCI spokesman David Morris said..... http://www.newsminer.com/news/local_news/verizon-planning-local-summer-service/article_d06e53ec-a98e-11e2-b7cd-0019bb30f31a.html
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