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Winthrop Telephone Company service interrupted

Customers of Winthrop Telephone Company experienced an outage with both cellular and long distance service for parts of Thursday and Friday.
Danny Busche, Winthrop Telephone, explained that changes made by Verizon resulted in the service being temporarlity interrupted on Thursday and Friday..
“Verizon made some changes in their network and it didn’t go well for us,” Busche said. “We couldn’t complete calls from cell phones into our four exchanges and as a result we also had problems with long distance.”

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