Fiber Internet Expansion: Cherokee and Pleasanton

June 25, 2018

Exciting News!   Cherokee and Pleasanton will have Fiber To The Home (FTTH) internet service! The cooperative was approved for a $59.8 million-dollar loan through the US Department of Agriculture/Rural Utilities Service. This loan will bring FTTH to 100% of 17 of our exchanges over the next 5 years. Combined with the fiber installed over… Read more »

Things You Can Get With $70

June 21, 2018

Below are some items/events that $70 will get you: About 200 packages of ramen A tank of gas, if you’re lucky A lot of fireworks you’ll use one time A Friday evening out with friends, including dinner and drinks About 60 $1-menu items at a Fast Food Chain One poor-quality car tire Nose-bleed seats to… Read more »

7 Best Things About Southeast Kansas

June 19, 2018

Little Balkans Days The Little Balkans Festival Association was established in September of 1984. The festival was designed to educate the public about the origin and development of the term “Little Balkans”, all while hosting a localized festival to celebrate that history.   Coalmining was a large part of the economic growth of the Southeast… Read more »

UPDATE: SCAM ALERT IN SOUTHEAST KANSAS

June 11, 2018

Here’s a friendly reminder to be aware if someone claims to be with a company, like Craw-Kan, but the situation might not feel authentic. Here’s some guidelines to follow if you’re caught in a situation. Awareness We DO NOT want you living in fear of scammers. In fact, only one or two people might be doing… Read more »

Don’t Make This Mistake When Paying Your Craw-Kan Bill

May 8, 2018

Every month we hear from customers that have paid their bill using a third party site. While most are legitimate sites, they also charge a premium to pay your bill and in most cases they arrive late. Unfortunately, we have no control over this because these sites can come up from Google searching instead of… Read more »

CKtv “Standard” Package Added

January 12, 2018

As the cost of programming continues to rise at an extremely fast rate, Craw-Kan had no choice but to pass these increases along to our customers effective January 1, 2018.  Unfortunately, in order to maintain the channel lineup we currently provide, this means a rate increase for our CKtv subscribers.  However, in an attempt to… Read more »

Girard/Arma/Franklin Fiber-to-the-Home Project Update

January 3, 2018

In August of 2017, work began to bring a fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) connection to every single home and business in Girard. This was the start of a massive project utilizing a $59.8 million-dollar loan through the US Department of Agriculture/Rural Utilities Service loan that will bring FTTH to of 17 of our 33 exchanges over the… Read more »

What Areas Do We Serve?

August 30, 2017

Many people are often surprised about how large of an area we serve (it even surprises some of us when we get out and drive some of it). To date, we cover a little over 2,500 square miles of traditional telephone exchange area serving not only telephone, but internet and cable TV over a mixture… Read more »

Girard/Arma Fiber Project

August 7, 2017

Girard will have the distinction of becoming the first 100% fiber to the home (FTTH) city in Crawford County. As reported at last year’s annual meeting, the Coop was approved for a $59.8 million-dollar loan through the US Department of Agriculture/Rural Utilities Service. This loan will bring FTTH to 100% of 17 of our exchanges… Read more »