Wi-Fi Boosters – What’s the Difference?

January 4, 2019

With more connected devices and constant online activity in our homes, we all want to get the best Wi-Fi possible. Unfortunately, in some homes, certain spots can be hard to reach. When you try to connect in one of these dead zones, the connection is either too slow or you can’t get a signal at… Read more »

Time to Share – Employees Give Back

December 21, 2018

Every year Craw-Kan employees donate money to help those in the area that may need a little extra Christmas cheer. Servicemen out in the field see firsthand many of the hardships that our patrons may be going through. So, many years ago, the “Time to Share” fund was conceived and the tradition began. All money… Read more »

No! You’re Not Losing Channels

December 13, 2018

  The equipment that powers Standard Definition (SD) channel feeds is end-of-life and no longer supported by manufacturers. Craw-Kan will begin retiring Standard Definition (SD) channels as we move to a fully High Definition (HD) channel lineup. This does not mean you are losing any of your favorite networks! The Standard Definition (SD) channels being… Read more »

Holiday Package Theft On The Rise

December 4, 2018

It’s that time of year where everyone gets festive with decorations, seasonal foods, and of course online shopping is more prominent than ever. With access to eCommerce websites, having products shipped to your home may make life a little easier, but that also means more criminals are out taking packages from doorsteps. According to a… Read more »

Don’t Be A Victim When Shopping Online

November 26, 2018

With Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the rest of the shopping season hitting full swing, making your holiday purchases online can be a huge time-saver, as well as a financially wise move. The convenience of online shopping does come with some risks, however. To avoid these security drawbacks that can accompany the sharing of personal… Read more »

Thinking of Cutting the Cord?

November 14, 2018

TO CUT OR NOT TO CUT, THAT IS THE QUESTION Since the early 2000’s, the average cable bill has gone from $60 to $105! That’s a 74% increase over the course of 18 years (2000-2018). While cable bills continue to rise at an average of 5% annually, most of our pay checks do not. But with… Read more »

Craw-Kan is More Affordable than the National Average with Pay-TV Pricing

November 5, 2018

According to a new 2018 study from the Leichtman Research Group, Inc. (LRG), about 78% of TV households nationwide subscribe to some form of Pay-TV service and more surprisingly, the “Mean reported monthly spending on Pay-TV service among subscribers is about $107”—which makes Craw-Kan’s cable TV packages fall below the national average on cost! What… Read more »

A Message From Our General Manager

October 22, 2018

In 2018, your Cooperative set out to improve what it does best:  be a trusted technology partner for all our members and non-members alike.  The past couple years have seen a massive increase in the amount of fiber to the home construction.  Not only are we in the second year of our 5-year member project… Read more »

Troubleshooting 101

October 15, 2018

Are you having issues with your Craw-Kan Internet connection or Wi-Fi? Whatever the problem — from a flaky connection, Wi-Fi troubles, or even little to no access to the Internet at all — some router troubleshooting could fix things. Some of this also applies to your modem. Your wireless router and modem may actually be… Read more »

When Will Fiber-Optic Internet Be In My Area?

October 10, 2018

  We wish we could be everywhere at once. Building fiber-optic lines takes time and a lot of people working, from customer service representatives taking your order to contractors developing lines along the road, and our installers putting a line from the road to your house and finally installation within the house. This all takes… Read more »