Author: Ethan

Watch The Madness Anywhere – Register for TV Everywhere Today!

NCAA® March Madness® is coming… March 15 on truTV. Watch Every Game LIVE on TBS, CBS, TNT, truTV and NCAA March Madness Live™.  The First Four® begins at 5:00 PM on truTV and online at Visit to get your username and password, then catch all the action at TV Everwhere is available […]

Sun Outages May Affect Your TV Picture

If your TV picture momentarily turns snowy or blurry, it’s probably from a sun outage. This natural phenomenon occurs twice a year, in the spring and fall. During these brief “eclipse” periods — when the receive antenna on the earth, the satellite, and the sun are in direct alignment — the sun’s focused “noise” energy […]

TV Maintenance Notification

Alpine Communications will be performing maintenance on our TV network beginning at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday. We anticipate the maintenance to be completed by 10:00 a.m. During this period of time, FusionTV customers may notice a momentary interruption to the service. Please contact us at (563) 245-4000 if you have questions. We apologize for any inconvenience […]

Alpine Hosts Smart Farm Demonstrations on March 3rd

You’re invited to learn about Smart Farm Solutions on March 3. It’s just plain smart to take advantage of Internet-enabled monitoring and surveillance. Alpine Communications offers Smart Farm Solutions, powered by Clear2there, which are flexible and affordable ways to manage many aspects of your farm or business, even when you’re miles away. Smart Farm Solutions include: Video surveillance for […]

HBO & Cinemax Free Preview Weekend Feb 19-22

Have you heard? HBO and Cinemax are FREE all weekend long beginning Friday, February 19 through Monday, February 22. New series Vinyl plus new seasons of Girls and Togetherness premier Sunday 9pm on HBO. Tune in to FusionTV: HBO Channels 316-320 and 716 in HD, Cinemax Channels 323-330 and 723 in HD. Click here for more details on adding HBO & Cinemax […]

Guttenberg Library Hosts Facebook Workshop

Do you want to to learn to use Facebook in order to give your business or organization a web presence? Below is information about an upcoming opportunity to learn about using Facebook. Intro to Facebook for Business or Organizations Tuesday, March 8, 6:30pm at the Guttenberg Public Library Learn to communicate with your customers via […]

Community Donates Generously to Food Drive and Mitten Tree

We extend our sincere gratitude and appreciation to the many customers who donated food, household supplies, personal care items, hats, gloves, mittens, scarves, and more to the Alpine Food Drive and Mitten Tree Program this year. We received many donations in both Elkader and at The Guttenberg Press. Thank you for warming the hearts, hands, […]

Apply Today for Local Scholarship Opportunities

Alpine Communications has teamed up with The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) and the Iowa Communications Alliance to offer two scholarship opportunities to our service areas’ high school seniors and students currently enrolled in college. The Foundation for Rural Service College Scholarship Program awards scholarships ranging from $5,000 to $1,500 to winning applicants across the […]