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Alaska is first phase of Arctic Ocean fiber optic project

...communities are costly and provide sporadic coverage. "A fiber-optic connection will never have issues like snow in the satellite dish or solar interference, and it is much faster as far as lower latency technology," he said. "So instead of taking...
Manley, Eureka phone service restored after four days

...upgrade, workers began moving a satellite dish to new facilities last Wednesday...4-foot boxes used to anchor the satellite dish with dirt by hand, Gray said...chiseled with a jackhammer. The satellite dish froze after it was put in place...
Homer tries early tsunami warning demo technology Homer last week for demonstration purposes. Technicians from the Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer installed a satellite dish and software designed primarily to give emergency managers rapid, up-to-date weather information. In Homer's...
Wrecking winds

...our tree is a big cottonwood,' and sure enough as I said that it snapped," she said. "It narrowly missed my satellite dish. It landed on the roof, but didn't cause a lot of damage too much." Rude said it was "by far" the worst wind...
Perils of Polly: Land of horses and Genghis Kahn

...which made him grateful. Two hours of crazy driving on dirt roads later, we pulled up to a ger, complete with satellite dish, wind generator, and solar panel surrounded by lots goats, sheep, yaks, and horses. This was truly the real...
Son & Father know Alaska at AK Cellular & Satellite

...difference between Dish Network and Direct TV. With Direct TV we can get all he channels they get in the lower 48 with one satellite dish and that includes all the high definition. With Dish Network, to get all their channels in Alaska, you'll need...
Tsunami watchers live to warn of big waves the Pacific from their building in Palmer -- nondescript except for four tall antennae on the roof and a big satellite dish in the yard -- and wait for the big one they know is coming. The Alaska tracking center was established after the '64...
2 Bedroom House, propane stove, woodstove, W/D; oil heat, semi-fur...

2 Bedroom House, propane stove, woodstove, W/D; oil heat, semi-furnished, $700/mo + utilities, satellite dish. Anchor Point 299-4164 or 299-3103.


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