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Play Games. Heal Kids.

Earlier this month, one TDS employee participated in a 24-hour gaming marathon to raise money for charity. That’s right. Doug Gilbertson, Network Specialist at TDS Telecom, is an avid supporter of Extra Life, a 24-hour fundraising and gaming marathon that supports Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals across the country.
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Watch out for online shopping scams this holiday season

If you’re someone who prefers to avoid the crowds by purchasing your holiday gifts online, be sure to keep an eye out for potential scams. According to the Better Business Bureau (BBB), scammers are now using advertisements on social media sites, like Facebook and Instagram, to fool shoppers.
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Volunteer of the Quarter

For Rachel Margis, volunteering is a way to learn more about and become more involved in the Madison community. Five organizations benefit from Rachel’s various volunteer activities. She lends a hand at the River Food Pantry, designs jewelry for Bella Soul to fund scholarships for students with chronic illnesses, develops the marketing strategy for WE International, and more.
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TDS donates mountain top in Vermont

At the peak of Paine Mountain, Vermont sits 48.9 acres of gorgeous forested land. At one point it belonged to the Northfield Telephone Company/TDS but as of a few weeks ago, the land became part of the Northfield Village Forest.
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Making progress in Quincy Florida with Hurricane Michael damages

Restorations progress Update:  Oct. 25, 4:39 p.m. CST – Great news, only two locations left without commercial power.  49 of… more...
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Attention customers in Tennessee

Update #5: The severed fiber optics in Yuma have been repaired and services restored. If you are still experiencing issues with your TDS service in Tennessee, please call us at 888-225-5837. Update #4: There are two separate fiber cuts impacting TDS’ services in the Parsons area. The severed fiber optics in Powell have been repaired and services restored. In Yuma, technicians are on-site and splicing is underway.
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National Cyber Security Awareness Month: tips for staying safe online

This month marks the 15th year of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM)—an annual initiative designed to raise awareness about the… more...
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Hallmark Christmas 2018: the complete schedule of all the new movies

This year Hallmark has made a record 36 new movies, airing on both Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. Twenty-two of the new movies will air on Hallmark and 14 will appear on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries—and we pulled them together into one, easy-to-reference guide.
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How to turn tricky CSA vegetables into mouthwatering dishes

If you’re part of a CSA, you know that it can be challenging to figure out ways to use some of the unfamiliar or over-abundant produce that comes in CSA boxes. To help you out, here are some recipes, courtesy of the Food Network, that turn four commonly problematic CSA vegetables into mouthwatering dishes.
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We’re popping up all over!

There are lots of things described as “pop-ups.” Jiffy Pop popcorn, pop-up campers, pop-up tents, and pop-up shops—but now there’s something new to add to the list: TDS Fiber pop-up events.
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