Do You Know What Each Flag Color Means?

July 9, 2018

Before we install fiber-optic internet in your yard, we have to “Call 811” or 1-800-344-7233 to make sure we don’t dig into your gas, electric, or water lines. There’s a very careful and thoughtful system put into place when we are installing Fiber To The Home, and step one is calling 811! You’ve probably noticed… Read more »

How To Stop Unwanted Calls

July 6, 2018

  Unwanted calls, including robocalls and texts, are some of the most common consumer complaints. Craw-Kan wants to keep you informed and help protect our customers and the people in the community from unwanted telemarketing calls and text messages. According to a recent report from the First Orion Corporation, a company who provides spam filters… Read more »


July 1, 2018

  Home protection is a major concern for everyone, whether you live alone or with a large family, your life and property should be well protected. The good news is that there are some simple actions you can take to help increase your home’s security and reduce your risk for a break-in or theft. Here… Read more »

8 Tips To Keep Your Pet Safe This 4th of July

June 28, 2018

More dogs run away on Independence Day than any other day of the year – and fireworks are largely to blame. The American Humane Association estimates more than 10 million dogs and cats are lost or stolen in the United States every year. Here are 8 things you can do this holiday to keep you… Read more »

How Fiber Internet Can Increase Property Value & Decrease Population Decline

June 26, 2018

We are connected, globally, more than any other time in history! This is due to our access to the internet, and the faster and more reliable the connection, the more information we are able to absorb. This makes consumers increasingly want high-speed broadband in their homes, whether for leisure, work, education, or keeping in contact… Read more »

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 »


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 »