About Cheryl McCollum

Cheryl McCollum is an Associate Manager of Public Relations at TDS Telecom. She has 25 years of media experience. She’s worked as a newspaper reporter in Northfield, Minn., and Beaver Dam, Wi. She worked in media relations and advocacy for the Wisconsin Medical Society and the Wisconsin Bankers Association. She also worked in communications and advocacy for Habitat for Humanity of Dane County. She has a Journalism and Political Science degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She’s married, has two adult children and enjoys traveling, especially to U.S. state capitols.
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TDS Telecom to expand broadband to 3,400 locations in northern Georgia

Construction is under way to expand and improve broadband to nearly 3,400 locations in northern Georgia. TDS Telecom (TDS®) began… more...
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The chance for sun outages returns

It's that time of year again—sun outages are back.  Twice a year, all television customers may experience some degree of television interference due to sun outages. This fall, the solar satellite interference are expected from Oct. 4-14, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
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Equifax breach reminds us to take control

The recent hacking of the credit reporting bureau Equifax, reminds all of us that now is the time to take a good look at how we’re protecting our personal information. Learn some tips for protecting your identity every day of the week, regardless of whether you're impacted by this breach.
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Beware of charity scams

There are many government funded programs that help disaster zones, yet personal donations are nearly always necessary to meet all the needs. However, before you click that 'Donate Now' button, stop and consider a few things so you can avoid phonies who prey on goodwill.
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TDS to improve broadband to 3,680 locations in Boone County, Indiana

Construction is now under way to expand and improve broadband to 3,680 locations in Boone County, Ind. TDS Telecom (TDS®)… more...
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TDS to improve broadband to 1,475 locations in Livingston County, Kentucky

Construction is now under way to expand and improve broadband to 1,475 locations in western Kentucky. TDS Telecom (TDS®) began… more...
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TDS Telecom to improve broadband to 817 locations in northwest Ohio

Construction is under way to expand and improve broadband to 817 locations in northwest Ohio. TDS Telecom (TDS®) began work… more...
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Sprout is rebranding as Universal Kids

Starting Sept. 9, preschool programming under the Sprout brand will continue to air on the network outside of primetime. The new primetime content will include DreamWorks Animation Television series, unscripted entertainment, and live-action scripted shows.
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TDS Telecom to expand, improve broadband to nearly 3,000 locations in western Colorado

Construction is under way to expand and improve broadband to nearly 3,000 locations in western Colorado. TDS Telecom (TDS®) began… more...
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TDS kicks off construction to expand broadband to 1,336 locations in Idaho

Construction is under way to expand and improve broadband to 1,336 locations in northern Idaho. TDS Telecom (TDS®) began work… more...
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