most GCI services back after statewide outage

Monday Morning-July 9th, 2018.

GCI is experiencing a state wide outage of services.  GCI long distance, cell phones, and texting are affected.  They are working on the problem, but as of 0815 don’t have any estimation of how long the outage will last.


0930: Anchorage Municipal Light and Power is reporting that the GCI building in Anchorage is without power due to a blown transformer. MLP crews are working to replace the transformer.



11:00 landlines are working again. Some long distance is working-hit or miss. Cell phones and texting still down.


1145- Most GCI services now appear to be back in service!



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