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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Network engineering work begins in Kandiyohi County

MADISON, Wis. (July 13, 2017) – Engineering and design work to expand and improve broadband to more than 2,200 locations… more...
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July 4th Trivia

Need an icebreaker for your July 4th cookout? Wow, your friends when you answer these July 4th trivia questions. How… more...
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Engineering work has kicked off in Lewis County, Wash.

MADISON, Wis. (June 16, 2017) – Engineering work is now under way to expand and improve broadband to 1,500 locations… more...
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Construction underway Tellico area in Tennessee 

MADISON, Wis. (June 15, 2017) – Construction is under way to expand and improve broadband to more than 3,600 locations… more...
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HBO, Cinemax half-price sale!

If you’ve been thinking of adding HBO/Cinemax to your TDS TV package, right now is a great time to subscribe. For a full year, you pay half-price for HBO and Cinemax. Subscribe today and you can watch some of the highest-quality TV shows and feature films available—including Game of Thrones which kicks off its seventh season July 16 (still plenty of time to catch up before it starts!).
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TDS Telecom to improve broadband in Craig County, Va.

MADISON, Wis. (May 23, 2017) – Construction is now under way to expand and improve broadband to nearly 2,700 locations… more...
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Construction under way to expand, improve broadband for TDS customers

Construction is moving forward to expand and improve broadband to nearly 160,000 customers. Construction under the Alternative Connect America Cost… more...
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Get Showtime® for $6.95 a month (Twin Peaks is back!)

For a limited time, add Showtime’s array of movies, sports, comedy and original series to your TDS TV lineup for just $6.95 a month. The sale price runs from May 15-June 24 and is good for a full year(!!). Order now and enjoy three new Showtime series: Twin Peaks, Guerrilla and I’m Dying Up Here—PLUS loads of movies, of course.
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A unique true-crime murder story premieres on HBO May 15

If you loved "Making of a Murderer" you might also enjoy a new true-crime movie coming to HBO. The documentary Mommy Dead and Dearest, follows the story of Gypsy Rose Blanchard--a victim of Munchausen by proxy--who ultimately conspired to have her mother (her abuser) killed. Read more about this case and watch the trailer for the movie that premieres on HBO on Monday, May 15.
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How to simplify your life

Whether it’s work, personal commitments, or things you think you need to do (or all of the above!), you may really wish you could simplify—but “simplifying” looks a little bit different for everyone. And how to make it happen is a whole other challenge. TDS recently brought in an expert to speak with us about living simply. That session was so popular and helpful, we thought you might like to hear about it too :-).
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