Customer News

Your DSL Speeds May Be Faster! OTELCO is adjusting the way we deliver your DSL, meaning that you may see faster DSL download speeds.  Beginning around June 1, you may experience an increase in speed from 3 mbps to 4 and from 9 mbps to 10 depending on your location and distance from our switch and remote locations.  There is no additional charge for this increase, but please remember that DSL speeds do vary by… Read more »

In Our Communities…..

At OTELCO we pride ourselves on being an active participant in the communities we serve.   On May 16th, Molly McCutcheon, Samantha Carter, and Tracy Scheckel were on hand greeting and providing water at the finish line of the GNG Patriot 5K Race at Crystal Lake.  770 runners of all ages participated in this year’s race, which is a fundraiser for the Patriot Parent PTA. Among those who ran was OTELCO Accounting Supervisor, Heather Albert, pictured with… Read more »

OTELCO Staff News

Our business customer care team continues to grow along with our clientele.  Most recently, Heidi Harriman was promoted to Senior Customer Care Representative and Diane Ferron has been promoted to Commercial Sales Assistant. Heidi has been with OTELCO since 2010 at our Client Care Center in Bangor.  With her new title and responsibilities, Heidi will divide her time between telephone customer care in the Bangor office and meeting with clients and prospective clients.  When in… Read more »

A Cloud Over Hadlock?

Play Ball! After what feels like the longest, coldest, snowiest winter in history, after an opening day snow-out, and a day 2 ‘soggy field’ postponement, our beloved Portland Sea Dogs finally opened their season on April 11. While clouds at a baseball field can be a premonition of rain (or snow if you’re in Maine), there is one cloud at a ball field that’s really good, and OTELCO is happy to provide it. When you… Read more »

Recycle for a Cause

Buxton Garden Club is collecting used INKJET cartridges and CELL PHONES to fund a scholarship for a Bonny Eagle High School senior. Collection boxes in the town of Buxton are located at the Buxton Recycling Center, Buxton Town Hall, West Buxton Library, and the Bar Mills Post Office.  Boxes in Hollis are at the Salmon Falls Library, Hollis Town Hall and Hollis Center Library. We also have “Clynk” bags available for recycling returnables upon request… Read more »