Shentel ponders sale amid end of Sprint Nextel pact

April 2006
RCR Wireless News;4/17/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 16, p1
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The article reports on the plan of Shenandoah Telecommunications Co. (Shentel) to sell its wireless operations prior to the expiration of a forbearance agreement it had signed with Sprint Nextel Corp. Under the forbearance agreement, Shentel, a Sprint Nextel affiliate, agreed not to sue Sprint Nextel for violations of affiliate exclusivity related to Sprint Corp.'s purchase of Nextel Communications Inc. Shentel has an estimated 123,000 retail customers and 39,000 wholesale customers on its network in 2005.


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