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Qwest, CenturyLink dedicate $50 million to improve Minnesota's broadband infrastructure

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) hopes to have its acquisition of Qwest (NYSE: Q) completed by the end of this year, but Minnesota, for one, wants the service provider to expand broadband in its state. To

Integra Telecom lights up more fiber in Denver

Integra Telecom continues to see robust growth in its Denver, Colo. market and has responded to that need by plunking down $2.1 million to build out another 121 route fiber miles in the region. Not

Eschelon veteran Steve Wachter appointed Integra Telecom's new EVP and COO

Integra Telecom, a competitive service provider serving the Western U.S., did not have to look to far to find its new EVP and COO. Instead, the CLEC decided to promote Steve Wachter, who came to

Integra Telecom refinances its debt

Integra Telecom's ability to refinance its debt illustrates that the capital markets are showing some sign of a thaw out. This week the CLEC completed the syndication of $785 million in senior

Cable franchise bill ready for governor's signature in Minnesota

The closely watched cable TV franchise legislation that offers breaks for competitive providers moving into existing franchise areas in Minnesota has moved through the state House by a 131-0 vote and

Integra Telecom turns to Metaswitch to simplify voice network

Integra Telecom has grown through various acquisitions (namely Electric Lightwave and Eschelon Telecom) over the last decade, but those acquisitions meant that it had to run various software and

Appeals court hears Mediacom's franchise dispute

A closely watched franchising fight between Mediacom and the City of Prior Lake has gone before a three-judge Minnesota Court of Appeals which will decide whether, as Mediacom asserts in a suit,

Integra Telecom gets spot on Portland Trail Blazers roster

On the cusp of the NBA playoff season, Integra Telecom has secured the service provider position on the Portland Trail Blazers basketball team. Integra will provide Ethernet and other broadband

Minnesota jumps into Mediacom dispute

A local dispute between Mediacom and the City of Prior Lake has drawn statewide attention in Minnesota where Sen. Scott Dibble wants to clarify cable franchise law to better define rules for

Integra expands network in central Arizona

Integra Telecom may have sizeable network holdings in 11 Western states, but that's not stopping the privately-owned CLEC from enhancing that reach further. This week Integra announced it will invest