News Releases for the Past Six Months

GCI announces grand opening of store inside new Alaska Airlines Center at University of Alaska Anchorage

December 12, 2014

GCI is pleased to announce a grand opening event of its newest store location inside the Alaska Airlines Center at the University of Alaska Anchorage.  Read more »

GCI To Purchase Wireless Subscriber Base From Alaska Communications

December 4, 2014

Alaska Communications System Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALSK) and General Communication, Inc. (GCI, NASDAQ:GNCMA) have signed definitive agreements for Alaska Communications to sell its wireless subscriber base and its 33 percent interest in its partnership in the Alaska Wireless Network, LLC (AWN) to GCI for $300 million.  Read more »

GCI TERRA Network Connects Kotzebue to the World

November 26, 2014

GCI (NASDAQ:GNCMA) today announced the commercial launch of TERRA service in the Northwest Arctic Borough. TERRA is delivering, for the first time, terrestrial broadband service to Kotzebue, 33 miles north of the Arctic Circle.  Read more »

GCI to Offer iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 in Alaska

November 24, 2014

GCI today announced that it will offer iPad Air 2 with Wi-Fi + Cellular and iPad mini 3 with Wi-Fi + Cellular later this week. GCI will offer these new iPads with a range of attractive data plans that will allow customers to connect to its ultrafast 4G LTE network.  Read more »

GCI Great Alaska Shootout Kicks Off A New Era This Year At Alaska Airlines Center

November 21, 2014

Alaska’s largest telecommunications company will ring in a new era of the state’s premier basketball tournament when the GCI Great Alaska Shootout begins on Tuesday, Nov. 25, at the Alaska Airlines Center.  Read more »

GCI Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

November 5, 2014

General Communication, Inc. ("GCI") (NASDAQ:GNCMA) today reported performance for the third quarter of 2014, with consolidated revenues of $241 million, adjusted EBITDA of $93 million, and net income of $13 million or $0.30 per share.  Read more »

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Perfect Attendance Recognition Program Rewards ASD Students

October 29, 2014

The Anchorage School District reported today that more than 8,000 middle and high school students achieved perfect attendance in the first quarter of the 2014-15 school year. The district thanks community businesses for emphasizing attendance through the expanded School Business Partnership program.   Read more »

Student Names Anchorage Police Community Car

October 28, 2014

Anchorage Police community car dispatched to Aurora Elementary at 1140 hours to learn its new name, Patriot. After receiving the Dodge Charger as a donation by GCI and Anchorage Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Center, the Anchorage Police Department turned to students to name its newest addition to the safety fleet. Employees of the Anchorage Police Department selected the name, suggested by a former Aurora Elementary student.  Read more »

GCI Brings Popular TiVo Service to Kotzebue

October 13, 2014

GCI TV powered by TiVo is now available to customers in Kotzebue. Experience entertainment everywhere with GCI TV powered by TiVo.   Read more »

GCI offers iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus in Alaska

October 10, 2014

GCI now offers iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history, allowing customers to connect with the latest devices on Alaska’s largest network.  Read more »

GCI Announces Plans To Bring 1-gigabit Fiber re:D Broadband Service To Fairbanks

October 5, 2014

GCI announced that, as part of its quest to re:DEFINE broadband in Alaska, it will be bringing fiber re:D broadband to Fairbanks before the end of 2016.   Read more »

GCI Now Offering NFL Network and NFL RedZone with GCI GO

October 1, 2014

GCI recently added NFL Network and NFL RedZone to GCI GO, letting customers watch both networks when they are away from home.  Read more »

GCI hosts free event for local community with Tech Quest scavenger hunt downtown

September 17, 2014

GCI is excited to bring the Tech Quest scavenger hunt to downtown Fairbanks from 1 – 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 5.  Read more »

GCI announces plans to bring 1-gigabit fiber re:D broadband service to Juneau

September 27, 2014

GCI announced that, as part of its quest to re:DEFINE broadband in Alaska, it will be bringing fiber re:D broadband to Juneau before the end of 2016.   Read more »

GCI Brings Popular TiVo Service to Bethel

September 25, 2014

GCI TV powered by TiVo is now available to customers in Bethel. With TiVo, GCI customers can now access entertainment and social content on their TV and mobile devices.  Read more »

GCI First In Nation To Launch LTE Roaming With A National Domestic Operator

September 18, 2014

General Communication, Inc.’s (GCI, NASDAQ: GNMCA) LTE wireless network just got bigger thanks to a launch with a national wireless operator, providing for the nation’s first LTE roaming partnership.  Read more »


September 18, 2014

Concerned with the pace of rising fees being sought by broadcasters, General Communication, Inc. (GCI, NASDAQ:GNCMA) has joined the American Television Alliance to work for retransmission consent reform.  Read more »

GCI Hosts Free Event For Local Community With Tech Quest Scavenger Hunt Downtown

September 16, 2014

GCI is excited to bring the Tech Quest scavenger hunt to downtown Juneau from 1 – 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 27.   Read more »

GCI Operates Fastest Wireless Data Network in Juneau

September 10, 2014

A recent independent test of GCI’s (NASDAQ: GNCMA) wireless data network service in Juneau shows the company is outperforming competitors in several key areas, including 4G LTE download speeds.   Read more »

GCI Makes Fast Even Faster With Launch of 250 Mbps Broadband Speeds

September 10, 2014

GCI is continuing its quest to re:DEFINE broadband in Alaska by upgrading its re:D service to up to 250 megabits-per-second download speeds (Mbps) and 10 megabits-per-second upload speeds.  Read more »

GCI reveals exclusive technology sponsorship, expands partnership with University of Alaska Anchorage

August 23, 2014

GCI revealed that it will be the official technology partner at the new Alaska Airlines Center, expanding the company’s support for the University of Alaska Anchorage and its athletics department. The sponsorship provides the infrastructure to ensure that technology, including cellular and wireless accessibility, in the new state-of-the-art facility is seamless.  Read more »

GCI reaches multi-year deal with Disney networks

August 25, 2014

Alaska’s largest cable provider, General Communication, Inc. (NASDAQ: GNCMA), reached a seven-year agreement with Disney networks, a lineup that includes ESPN and ABC Family channels.  Read more »

GCI brings first-ever mobile data service to Yakutat, launches 2G/Edge

August 19, 2014

For the first time, mobile data service is available in Yakutat thanks to GCI, which launched new wireless service in Yakutat on Aug. 15. This new service includes voice coverage and for the first time 2G/Edge data speeds.  Read more »

GCI sponsors Alaska’s first pink fire engine to support cancer awareness

August 15, 2014

GCI announced its sponsorship of the Anchorage Fire Department’s first pink fire engine, unveiled today at Anchorage Fire Training Campus. Once a traditional red fire engine in rotation, the new and improved engine underwent a facelift this month, transformed to a bright pink in honor of breast cancer awareness and adorned with awareness ribbons representing all types of cancer.  Read more »

GCI Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

August 6, 2014

Consolidated Revenues of $224 Million, Adjusted EBITDA of $84 Million Anchorage AK – General Communication, Inc. (“GCI”) (NASDAQ:GNCMA) today reported performance for the second quarter of 2014, with consolidated revenues of $224 million, adjusted EBITDA of $84 million, and net income of $8 million or $0.20 per share. Consolidated revenues of $224 million increased four  Read more »

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Denali Media Holdings Closes Purchase of Three CBS Affiliates in Southeast Alaska

July 28, 2014

General Communication Inc. (“GCI”)(NASDAQ:GNCMA) announced today (July 29, 2014) the closing of the transaction between GCI’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Denali Media Holdings, and Ketchikan TV, of Evergreen, Colo.  Read more »

GCI Donates Over $7,000 in Technology Products and Services to Children’s Museum

July 15, 2014

GCI is donating 10 LTE tablets and a HD smart TV to the Fairbanks Children’s Museum. The donation coincides with the recent launch of 4G LTE data speeds and network upgrades in Fairbanks.  Read more »

Golfers Raise Money for GCI Alaska Academic Decathlon Scholarships

July 11, 2014

Golfers will take to the green Wednesday in GCI’s largest charity fundraising event of the year.  Read more »

GCI Sponsors, Leads Parade at Annual Bear Paw Festival

July 10, 2014

GCI will sponsor the Bear Paw Grand Parade in Eagle River, for the second year in a row. Dozens of employees and their families will represent GCI and walk in the parade. The Bear Paw festival takes place in downtown Eagle River July 9 – 13, with the parade being held on Saturday, July 12.  Read more »

GCI Now Offers FOX Network, BTN2GO, MTV, VH1 and Spike with GCI GO

July 7, 2014

As part of its ongoing commitment to provide Alaskans with the most innovative entertainment experience, GCI recently added BTN2GO, MTV, VH1, Fox and Spike TV channels to GCI GO, which now offers more than 50 networks.  Read more »

GCI Congratulates Winners of 3A Western Conference Basketball Championship and Cheerleading Competition, Provides Fans A Chance to Catch All the Action

March 11, 2014

Anchorage, Alaska – GCI congratulates the Bethel Regional High School boys basketball team, the Barrow High School girls basketball team and the Kotzebue Middle-High School cheerleading team for big wins during the 3A Western Conference Basketball Championship and cheerleading competition. The events, held March 6 – 8 in Anchorage, were aired live on GCI TV  Read more »

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Alaska to Receive Federal Funds for Rural Wireless Improvement

March 4, 2014

The Federal Communications Commission announced that Alaska’s largest telecommunication provider, General Communication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GNCMA), is eligible to receive $41.4 million for rural 3G/4G wireless projects as part of its Tribal Mobility Fund Phase I. More than 37,000 Alaskans across dozens of communities are expected to benefit from the fund, with GCI submitting winning bids to  Read more »

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GCI Issues 2012 Earnings Results

March 6, 2013

Consolidated revenue of $710.2 million Adjusted EBITDA of $226.8 million Net income of $9.7 million or $0.23 per diluted share ANCHORAGE, AK – General Communication, Inc. (“GCI”) (NASDAQ:GNCMA) today reported its 2012 results with revenues increasing to $710.2 million over revenues of $679.4 million in 2011, an increase of $30.8 million or 4.5 percent. Adjusted EBITDA of $226.8  Read more »

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2013 Academic Decathlon

February 12, 2013

Alaska high school students prepare for competition of scholars ANCHORAGE - Hundreds of students from across Alaska are gathering in Anchorage to represent their schools at the 29th Annual GCI Academic Decathlon Competition, Feb. 14 – 16 at the Hilton Anchorage Hotel. There will be participants from the American Charter Academy, Bering Strait School District (Golovin, Shishmaref,  Read more »

Denali Media Holdings Purchases Anchorage CBS Affiliate and Southeast Alaska NBC Affiliates

November 9, 2012

Denali Media Holdings, a subsidiary of General Communication, Inc. (“GCI”) (NASDAQ:GNCMA) announced today that it has agreed to the purchase of three Alaska broadcast stations: CBS affiliate KTVA-TV of Anchorage and NBC affiliates KATH-TV in Juneau and KSCT-TV of Sitka.  Read more »

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