Stories tagged: landline
UPDATED: Thu., June 7, 2018, 12:19 p.m.
The landline telephone – curly corded, cord-free, rotary or with chunky plastic buttons – used to be a fixture of American homes. But like most analog technology, it’s rapidly going …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 3:35 p.m.
A state fund that has helped keep telephone landlines affordable for rural Idaho residents for the past 30 years is in jeopardy as more people switch to cellphones.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 5:29 a.m.
Lee Ann Mauk spent nine days without power after Spokane’s 2015 windstorm. She couldn’t turn lights on, take a hot shower or keep food frozen. But through it all, her …
Thu., Jan. 7, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
Stan Nelson has thrown in the towel. Now six weeks in to a CenturyLink landline and internet service outage, he has purchased a cell phone and arranged for internet service …