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2012-08-01 18:20:58

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. ("GCI") (NASDAQ: GNCMA) today reported its second quarter 2012 results with revenues increasing to $176.1 million over revenues of $168.1 million in the second quarter of 2011. Adjusted EBITDA increased 8.2 percent or $4.5 million over the second quarter of 2011 EBITDA of $54.9 million. Revenues in the second quarter of 2012 were favorably impacted by the recognition of $1.6 million in revenues for services provided...

2012-06-07 10:25:42

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GCI (NASDAQ: GNCMA) will hold its annual shareholders meeting on Monday, June 25, 2012 at the Mid Deck Room at the Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage. A 5 p.m. reception will be followed by a 6 p.m. business meeting, which includes the election of three individuals to serve on the company's Board of Directors. Immediately after the business meeting, GCI President Ron Duncan will give a brief presentation regarding the company's performance and its...

2012-06-05 02:32:37

ANCHORAGE, AK, June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. ("GCI") (NASDAQ:GNCMA) and Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. ("Alaska Communications") (NASDAQ:ALSK) announced today that they have signed definitive agreements to form The Alaska Wireless Network, LLC (AWN), a Delaware limited liability company that will hold and operate both companies' wireless facilities. AWN will design and operate an Alaska statewide wireless network to provide next generation...

2012-06-05 02:32:36

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. ("GCI") (NASDAQ:GNCMA) announced today its chief operating officer transition plan. Effective immediately, Greg Chapados will succeed Wilson Hughes as executive vice president and chief operating officer of GCI. Hughes has agreed to serve as CEO and president of The Alaska Wireless Network, LLC "("AWN"), a limited liability company to be formed by GCI and Alaska Communications (NASDAQ:ALSK). AWN's purpose...

2012-05-02 10:30:55

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. ("GCI") (NASDAQ:GNCMA) today reported its first quarter 2012 results with revenues increasing 4.3 percent to $171.9 million over revenues of $164.8 million in the first quarter of 2011. Adjusted EBITDA increased $1.5 million or 2.8 percent over the first quarter of 2011 EBITDA of $53.3 million. Revenues and EBITDA for the first quarter of 2012 were impacted by a $1.3 million decrease in USF support when compared to the...

2012-04-04 06:22:54

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. (GCI) (NASDAQ:GNCMA) today announced it will offer iPhone 4S to customers in Alaska beginning Friday, April 20. iPhone 4S will be available starting at $150 for the 16GB model, $250 for the 32GB model and $350 for the 64GB model with a new two-year contract and data plan. In addition, GCI will offer iPhone 4 for $50 and iPhone 3GS for free with a new two-year contract and data plan. All models will be...

2012-03-07 17:34:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. ("GCI") (NASDAQ: GNCMA) today reported its 2011 results with revenues increasing to $679.4 million over revenues of $651.3 million in 2010. Adjusted EBITDA for 2011 was $223.6 million, an increase of $2.1 million over Adjusted EBITDA of $221.5 million for 2010. For the fourth quarter of 2011, revenues totaled $168.8 million as compared to $165.0 million in the fourth quarter of 2010. Revenues were down...

2012-01-12 13:39:00

ANCHORAGE, Ala., Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. ("GCI") (NASDAQ:GNCMA) announced today that on Thursday, January 12, Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell hosted the first live terrestrial videoconference between Juneau and Bethel's Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation (YKHC). The videoconference utilized TERRA-Southwest, an $88 million terrestrial broadband "middle mile" project constructed by GCI's wholly owned subsidiary, United Utilities Inc., using federal broadband...

2011-12-19 14:30:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. announced the launch of 4G wireless service in the Fairbanks area today, further expanding its 4G network footprint. GCI was the first to bring the technology to Alaska when they launched in Anchorage in September and has an aggressive rollout plan that will soon expand the technology to other Alaska communities. GCI's 4G, or fourth generation wireless technology, allows Alaskans to surf the Internet, watch...

2011-11-02 15:10:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. ("GCI") (NASDAQ: GNCMA) today reported its third quarter 2011 results with revenues increasing to $177.7 million over revenues of $171.5 million in the third quarter of 2010. Adjusted EBITDA for the third quarter of 2011 was $63.1 million, an increase of $0.4 million over Adjusted EBITDA of $62.7 million for the third quarter of 2010. Adjusted EBITDA for the third quarter of 2011 increased $2.3 million or 3.7...