Overbuilder Scores in South Dakota

Haugsted, Linda
February 2005
Multichannel News;2/28/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p10
Focuses on the competition between PrairieWave Communications and Midcontinent Communications for a cable franchise in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Bill favoring PrairieWave and stating the legislature's support for multiple franchise holders; Member of the U.S. House Commerce Committee who works for PrairieWave, according to Tom Simmons, vice president for public policy of Midcontinent; Agreement signed by PrairieWave with Sioux Fall which concerns carriage rates and required bandwidth allocations.


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