Colo. Locals Play Wait-and-See with Qwest

Estrella, Joe
September 2000
Multichannel News;09/04/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 36, p28
Focuses on the cable television industry in Colorado as of September 4, 2000. Qwest Communications International Inc.'s plan to revise the video delivery system of cable operator US West; Background on the merger between the cable television companies.


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