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Recent Articles

New Speedtest App

CLEARWAVE RECENTLY UPDATED THEIR SPEEDTEST APP TO BE HTML 5 COMPLIANT. Now compatible on all desktop and mobile devices Since it uses HTML 5, it does not require any plugins, as it performs everything in your browser without any additional requirements. The new app is lightweight and safer to use than Flash-based ve...

Fiber Installation

How does our process work? Find out how to Get Your Business on The Clearwave Network. Watch the video below to learn more.      Getting Your Business on the Clearwave Network from todd ellis on Vimeo....

Clearwave Launches a New Website

MIKE PHALIN – Clearwave Communications launched a new website in March of 2016 in order to better serve all of its customers in Southern Illinois. The new site highlights new Fiber services now available. The website is compatible with all current Internet browser apps and the responsive design works across desktop, ta...

Clearwave Fiber Conduit Installation

MIKE PHALIN – Curious how fiber get’s installed in the ground? Check out our newest video below or go to YouTube video here. Watch a few more while you’re on our channel to find out more about the importance of broadband connections!  ...

Johnson County Launches New 911 System

By Evie Allen By Randy Livingston Story Created: Mar 4, 2015 at 7:04 PM CDT (Story Updated: Mar 4, 2015 at 9:19 PM CDT ) VIENNA — The winter storm is giving dispatchers a chance to test new technology in Johnson County. They’ve joined several southern Illinois counties now using a new, improved 911 system that allows ...

Clearwave - Case Study Report

   NTIA This case study report is one of twelve case studies performed by ASR Analytics, LLC (ASR) on CCI projects. It is part of a larger mixed-methods evaluation of the social and economic impacts of the BTOP program. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) appropriated $4.4 billion in f...

WSIL TV-3 Commercial

Video file   Clearwave Communications understands that your voice and data services are the lifeline to your business and everyone you communicate with. Meet Rob, a small business owner at “Rob’s Store!”...

Clearwave Finishes Three Year Broadband Project

Video file   Video file   VIENNA — Clearwave Communications is wrapping up its three year project to expand Internet access and bandwidth in southern Illinois. The work stretches across 700 miles. Schools in Johnson County are some of th...

Enhanced 911 Could Launch Next Year

CARBONDALE —  Southern Illinois could soon be leading the nation in 911 technology. The enhanced 911 project will be asking for approval from regulators for a second time. That go ahead could come in about six months. Cellphones and 911 systems have made big progress over the years. Jackson County 911 Director Patrick ...

Southern Illinois Next Generation 911 Project Nears Completion

VIENNA TIMES – When the counties of Southern Illinois organization power up their new, Next Generation 911 system for testing next month, they will be one step closer to completing a project that is nearly five years in the making. Counties of Southern Illinois (CSI), a collection of 15 counties and the city of Marion,...