TITLE

Alaska's GCI Grows the Hard Way

AUTHOR(S)
Kuhl, Craig
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;01/29/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features Alaska-based telecommunications firm General Communications Inc. (GCI) as of January 29, 2001. Company background; Low temperatures' impact on the business operations of the company; Background on the company's cable television and broadband businesses.
ACCESSION #
4054872

 

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