Fibre optic internet

Another damaged cable, another service failure

Thousands of people in the Yukon and northern British Columbia lost communications and cable television services on Wednesday after a crucial fiber optic cable was damaged during the construction of a road north of Fort Nelson, British Columbia. Through Whitehorse Star at May 13, 2021 Thousands of people in the …

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Communication services restored after damaged fiber line

Internet, phone and television services have been restored across the North after a damaged fiber-optic cable in northern British Columbia caused widespread disruption on Wednesday afternoon. “Northwestel technicians traveled to the affected area and were able to perform repairs and re-establish the connection early this morning,” a statement from Northwestel …

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