News Releases for the Past Six Months

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 »

GCI Joins ATVA

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 Becomes One of Only Five Providers in U.S. to Offer Netflix on TiVo

June 2, 2014

GCI announced today that it will add Netflix as an app through GCI TV powered by TiVo. All GCI TiVo customers across Alaska will now be able to access their Netflix accounts through this platform at no additional cost. GCI is one of only five providers out of nearly 1,000 across the U.S. to offer its customers this convenient entertainment option.  Read more »

GCI Brings Popular TiVo Service to Barrow

May 19, 2014

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

Perfect School Attendance Jumps 104% During Inaugural “Drive for Perfect Attendance” Program

May 9, 2014

The inaugural “Drive for Perfect Attendance” program finished out a stellar year by awarding a brand new Jeep Patriot to one high school student with perfect attendance, and 50,000 Alaska Airlines Miles each to four runners up...  Read more »

GCI doubles Internet service speeds, re:DEFINES broadband in Juneau

May 13, 2014

GCI has doubled re:D broadband’s top speed from 100 Mbps to 200 Mbps in Juneau, where customers of GCI re:D, Alaska’s premier Internet product, will experience this speed increase immediately at no additional cost.   Read more »

GCI doubles Internet service speeds, re:DEFINES broadband in Fairbanks

May 13, 2014

GCI has doubled re:D broadband’s top speed from 100 Mbps to 200 Mbps in Fairbanks, where customers of GCI re:D, Alaska’s premier Internet product, will experience this speed increase immediately at no additional cost.  Read more »

GCI Increases Data Speeds in Bethel

May 8, 2014

General Communication, Inc. (“GCI”)(NASDAQ:GNCMA) expanded 3G wireless services to Bethel with recent cell tower upgrades completed by Alaska Wireless Network. Extended coverage to nine nearby villages is expected later this year. GCI successfully secured $2.2 million in funding for the project from the Federal Communications Commission.  Read more »

GCI Reports First Quarter 2014 Financial Results

May 7, 2014

Consolidated Revenues of $216 Million, Adjusted EBITDA of $75 Million Anchorage AK – General Communication, Inc. (“GCI”) (NASDAQ:GNCMA) today reported performance for the first quarter of 2014, with consolidated revenues of $216 million, adjusted EBITDA of $75 million, and net income of $2 million or $0.05 per share. Consolidated revenues of $216 million declined four  Read more »


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GCI brings 200 Megabits-per-second Internet service to customers in Kenai and Soldotna with re:D

April 16, 2014

GCI’s re:D service will now be available to subscribers in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Kenai, Ketchikan, Palmer, Sitka, Soldotna and Wasilla. GCI re:D broadband rates for consumers start at $174.99 per month.  Read more »

GCI re:DEFINES broadband in Ketchikan, doubling Internet service speeds to 200 Megabits-per-second

April 17, 2014

GCI has doubled re:D broadband’s top speed from 100 Mbps to 200 Mbps in Ketchikan, making this the fastest broadband service available in the market.   Read more »

GCI brings 200 Megabits-per-second Internet service to customers in Sitka with re:D

April 16, 2014

GCI’s re:D service will now be available to subscribers in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Kenai, Ketchikan, Palmer, Sitka, Soldotna and Wasilla. GCI re:D broadband rates for consumers start at $174.99 per month.  Read more »

Alaska Businesses Donate New Dodge Charger To Anchorage Police

April 15, 2014

GCI and Anchorage Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Center today jointly donated a brand new, fully equipped Dodge Charger to the Anchorage Police Department’s fleet. The Charger was unveiled today in a ceremony at the Anchorage Police Department.  Read more »


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Alaska’s premier telecommunications provider, GCI, announces title sponsorship of Great Alaska Shootout

April 9, 2014

A new era begins for the Great Alaska Shootout as GCI, Alaska’s number one telecommunications company and proven community leader, is announced as the premier basketball tournament’s title sponsor. The GCI Great Alaska Shootout will take place Nov. 25-29, at the Alaska Airlines Center, which is set to open in summer 2014.   Read more »


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GCI Brings Highly Anticipated TiVo Service and
G-Series Plans to Seven Additional Alaska Communities

April 3, 2014

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – GCI TV powered by TiVo and GCI’s new G-Series plans are now available to seven new Alaska communities, including Sitka, Homer, Seward, Petersburg, Wrangell, Cordova and Valdez. “TiVo is an exciting, interactive entertainment and communication tool, and GCI is pleased to expand this service to new communities across Alaska,” said GCI Senior  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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