Rise Broadband to expand Blair, Nebraska Internet/Phone coverage

Rise Broadband, the nation´s largest fixed wireless broadband service provider, has finalized its agreement with the City of Blair, NE and has activated transmission equipment on three city structures to expand the company´s Internet/phone coverage, speed and capacity for area homes and businesses, the company said.

Rise specializes in delivering broadband service and support to rural and suburban regions often unserved or underserved by wireline or cable providers. Rise Broadband´s coverage is available in parts of Nebraska as well as 15 other states, providing access to the enhanced information, entertainment and education people desire regardless of their location.

Rise Broadband is the largest fixed wireless Internet service provider in the US, offering affordable high-speed broadband (Internet and phone) services in 16 states. Established in 2005 as JAB Wireless, Inc., Rise serves nearly 200,000 residential and business accounts in rural and suburban areas throughout the Midwest, Rocky Mountain and Southwest regions. The company is headquartered in Englewood, CO (metro Denver) and also offers DIRECTV service.