Marion Area Gets Expanded High-Speed Internet Service; Fixed Wireless Internet Leader Closing Digital Divide in Under-served Areas

Marion, KS – November 17, 2016 – Many more homes and businesses in the general Marion area are now able to receive affordable and reliable high-speed internet access to data, streaming, shopping and information as Rise Broadband, the country’s largest fixed wireless internet/phone provider, has expanded its communications network. In doing so, Rise provides enhanced internet access with speeds up to 50 megabits per second (mbps); often found only in urban areas.

“We are proud to provide a greater number of Marion-area residents with the high-speed internet coverage, quality and dependability they have long desired,” said Jack Koo, Rise Broadband’s president and chief executive officer. “By offering increased access in areas often under-served by wireline carriers, we connect communities with the information, education and entertainment they value most while bolstering the area’s economy.”

Rise service includes 911 capabilities as well as Lifeline, a government assistance program providing monthly discounts for eligible consumers. Click here to determine coverage for a specific location as service may not be available in all areas.
U.S. Senator Jerry Moran was pleased to learn about Rise’s expansion and said, “Access to quality internet services shouldn’t be determined by your address, and a dependable internet connection is critical to the future success of Kansas communities.” He went on to note, “I’m pleased this investment in my home state will also help policymakers learn more about how to improve internet services across rural America.”

The company also offers DISH and Direct TV service as well as PC Care; a one-stop resource for residential tech assistance, tune-ups and maintenance for PCs/Macs, mobile device configuration, streaming support and equipment troubleshooting.

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About Rise Broadband
Rise Broadband is the nation’s largest fixed wireless Internet service provider; offering
affordable high-speed broadband (Internet and phone) services in 16 states with speeds ranging
between 3 Mbps and 1 Gbps. Established in 2005 as JAB Wireless, Inc., Rise serves nearly
200,000 residential /commercial accounts in rural and suburban areas throughout the Midwest,
Rocky Mountain and Southwest regions. Rise is headquartered in metro Denver and more
information can be found at

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