County-wide internet outage

  • Thu Aug 9th, 2018 10:24am
  • News

According to Rock Island, a county-wide outage due has occurred Aug. 9 due to a fiber break in Anacortes.

Wave Broadband, the owner of this fiber, has been deployed to repair the line.

At 8:30 a.m., Rock Island posted on Facebook that they were in the process of switching over to a wireless connection to the mainland, which will bring all cell and voice traffic back online within the hour.

For info, call 360-378-5884 for a recording updated every 30 minutes or as new information is available.

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According to Rock Island’s Facebook page, “we apologize for the inconvenience and are working nonstop to get things back up and running.”