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Paul Bunyan Communications has one of the largest all-fiber optic rural Gigabit networks in the United States capable of download and upload speeds of up to 10 Gbps (10,000 Mbps!). GigaZone is the future of broadband internet. The GigaZone is currently available to over 35,500 locations throughout our current service territory. To see where the GigaZone is today and when it might reach you, check out our online map. It will take a few construction seasons to get GigaZone services everywhere we serve but ultimately the GigaZone will encompass the cooperative’s entire 5,500 square mile service area.
 

Fiber Optic Broadband Rate
Up to 250 MbpsUpload/Download $60/mo.
Up to 1 GbpsUpload/Download $80/mo.
Up to 2 GbpsUpload/Download $150/mo.
Up to 6 GbpsUpload/Download $300/mo.
Up to 10 GbpsUpload/Download Call for pricing info.

Great optional services to add to your GigaZone broadband

Wi-Fi Rate
GigaZone Blast Wi-FiWi-Fi 6 Blast router & GZ Wi-Fi app. Free for first 6 months! $5/mo.
GigaZone Blast Wi-Fi MAXWi-Fi 6 Blast router, GZ Wi-Fi app, Enhanced Parental Controls & Enhanced Security. $13/mo.

Video Rate
PBTVOver 170 channels including HD, plus music channels. $103/mo.
PBTV Whole Home DVR $10/mo.
PBTV Extra* Over 40 additional channels. $12/mo.
PBTV SportsOver 15 additional sports channels. $7/mo.
HBO 11 HBO channels & HBO Max online streaming access. $20/mo.
Cinemax9 Cinemax channels. $15/mo.
Showtime13 Showtime channels & Showtime Anytime. $15/mo.
Starz/Encore15 Starz/Encore channels & Starz/Encore online. $15/mo.

Live + On Demand Streaming Rate
HBO MaxHBO Max online streaming access. PBTV not required. $15/mo.

Phone Rate
GigaZone VoiceIncludes Voice Mail, Caller ID, Call Waiting, and Call Waiting/Caller ID. $10/mo. per line
Unlimited Long Distance $10/mo. per line

Other Service Fees & Lower Cost TV Plan Rate
Connection Plan Install FeeThis one-time charge can be waived with a six-month service agreement. Includes phone service to all working jacks in the home, high-speed internet service to one location in the home and PBTV service to one TV. $85
Add’l Receiver Rental (per receiver)Receive one additional stream of video by renting an additional PBTV receiver. Up to 3 receivers are included initially at no extra monthly cost. $5/mo.
Additional TV Install FeeA one-time charge per TV after the first, on the date of install only. Please call our office for rates on additional jack work after the initial install. $40
PBTV EconomyThis lower cost plan includes the major broadcast networks (ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox, and PBS) plus a few other local networks, Stingray Music Channels, and access to PBTV On Demand. Includes 1 set top box. $35/mo.

Residential service pricing only. GigaZone Internet required to receive PBTV and/or GigaZone Voice services. Prices do not include mandated fees, service charges, installation fees, or taxes. GZ BLAST Wi-Fi is free for the first six months with regular price of $5.00 after that. Service availability depends on location. Some restrictions may apply. This institution is an equal opportunity provider. More information on Legacy Broadband, Legacy Television or Legacy Complete Service Plans.
*Due to NFL Network contract requirements, subscription to both PBTV Extra and PBTV Sports is required to receive NFL RedZone.

This map is meant for general GigaZone availability viewing purposes. Service availability depends upon location. For specific location information, please contact us.

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