Pioneer Communications Scam Alert

Pioneer Communications has received multiple reports of door-to-door salespeople throughout the area that are referencing Pioneer Communications or implying they are associated with our company. The reports we have received have varied from caller to caller. In one example in Lakin, there were 4 salespeople walking door-to-door that said they represented Pioneer Communications and wanted [...]

July 17th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Social Media Safety for Children

In Today’s day and age kids are growing up with social media, which can be both positive and negative. Social media for kids, as for adults, is a means for connecting with others, expressing yourself, game playing, and exploring new interests. But for kids, it can also be a source of bullying, ill-intentioned adults, and [...]

July 4th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

E-mail Sent by Mistake

Hey Friends. We are working on a new online bill pay platform. As we were configuring it, we accidentally sent out an e-mail to a few of you stating your bill is available to view. This did come from us at Pioneer Communications, however, it was sent out by mistake and can be disregarded. Look [...]

June 30th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Landlines And All Its Glory

  When you want to make a call, Pioneer Communications is there. You can keep it simple with just a local calling, or get all of the phone features we offer, including unlimited long distance. Pioneer Communications offers you everything you need in a home phone. While cell phones dominate our world, a good home [...]

June 22nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

When to Reboot Your Router and When to Replace It

It may seem simple, but one of the easiest ways to fix a wide variety of technical issues is to simply reboot (or restart) the device, including your router. This is because routers are like small computers that use memory, a processor, and an operating system. And like your desktop or laptop computer, routers also [...]

May 17th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Pioneer Communications and Foundation for Rural Service $2,500 Scholarship Recipients

Pioneer Communications was excited to surprise Kylee Trout of Scott City and Morgan Woelk of Tribune on Thursday, May 4th with a $2,500 scholarship. Kylee and Morgan applied for the Foundation for Rural Service nationwide scholarship through Pioneer Communications and won!  They were two of 47 winners out of 1,500 applications around the nation. We are very [...]

May 4th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Service Outage Storm Updates

RESTORATION UPDATE | 11:30am – 5/4/17 | As of this morning, 700+ service outages have been reported to us and over half have been restored to service. We still have 300+ on our list, and more are being added every day. Please know that we are doing everything in our power to make that happen [...]

May 1st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Stop! Evaluate and Upgrade Your Internet!

Upgrade to Faster Internet and make the Whole House Happy! Look around the rooms of your house and take note of all the Internet-connected devices they contain. Your list may include computers, tablets, smartphones, smart TVs, Blu-ray disc players, video game consoles, and streaming media set-top boxes. Not think about all the online activities taking [...]

April 4th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Internet Speed Check

It’s a good idea to periodically check your home’s internet speed to see if it’s performing as expected. If not, you may have issues to address such as an outdated or poorly located router. Remember, the number of Mbps listed when you sign up for any internet plan are “up to” speeds; no speed can [...]

March 21st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Beginners Guide to Streaming Movies and TV Shows

If you haven’t yet jumped on the streaming bandwagon, this article is for you! It covers the basics to help you get started enjoying this entertainment technology. What is streaming? Streaming is content sent in compressed form in a continuous stream over the internet and played as it arrives. The user does not have to [...]

March 21st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|