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CenturyLink traces San Juan Islands outage to severed submarine cable

CenturyLink is working to repair a cut on a submarine cable that connects Washington state's San Juan Islands to the mainland. The network outage has left island residents and businesses without access to phone or Internet service for the past week and prompted San Juan County officials to declare a state of emergency.

Hargray cable service interrupted by power outage

Hargray Communications, a telco and cable operator, reported last night that a local power surge interrupted the cable TV service it provides in Beaufort and Jasper counties, South Carolina.

Windstream's fiber cut in Kentucky interrupts consumer, business customers

Windstream reported that it suffered a fiber cut around 4:00 a.m. on Wednesday near Louisville, Ky., an issue that impacted both residential DSL and business data customers for most of the day.

Windstream voice outages mostly resolved; technology upgrade blamed

Windstream reported Wednesday evening that the majority of the network outages that left business customers across as many as 23 states without voice service have been fixed, though isolated issues remain.

Windstream suffers voice network outage across several states

Windstream reports that it is suffering a "widespread" outage on its voice network, an issue that's affecting the ability of customers in several states to make long-distance and toll free calls.

Windstream switch failure affects 30,000 lines in South Florida

Windstream reported that a switch in South Florida experienced a failure on Sunday afternoon, interrupting service to about 30,000 local business and residential lines in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and surrounding areas.

AT&T's Internet, wireless service disrupted from fiber cut in Gilroy, Calif.

AT&T reported that vandals cut into a fiber cable in Gilroy, Calif., on Tuesday disrupting Internet, wireline phone and wireless service for local residents and businesses.According to Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith, the fiber cables were cut near Monterey Highway at around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.

AT&T's Metro Ethernet services in Atlanta affected by outage

Some of AT&T's large business customers who take its Metro Ethernet service in the Atlanta area experienced a service outage Thursday due to a router issue, the carrier said.

FiberLight brings fiber ring connection to Atlanta Journal-Constitution

In considering a network provider, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution had three common requirements: a dedicated private network connection, 99.999 percent reliability, and sub 2ms latency. And the

Verizon fiber cut left 1,000 Mid-Atlantic business customers without service

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) business customers in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland had a rude no-service awakening on Monday morning when a tree fell on one of the RBOC's aerial fiber cables. After a