Category Archives: Local calling area

Indiana and South Dakota updates

  • Updated calling areas for Southeastern Indiana Rural Telephone Cooperative (OCN 0819)
  • Updated calling areas for Venture Communications Cooperative/Western Telephone Company (OCN 1680 and 1688)

North Dakota and Iowa changes

  • Reservation Telephone Cooperative (OCN 1632) introduced company-wide local calling effective 2017-01-01.
  • Partner Communications Cooperative (OCN 1187) also has company-wide local calling; not sure when this became effective.

Kentucky local calling expansions

Several carriers in Kentucky are expanding their local calling areas effective 2016-06-01 in response to changes in federal Universal Service Fund subsidies.