Archive | July, 2017

for the week ending July 7, 2017

Governor Signs ‘Move Over” Bills into Law:  Governor Eric Greitens has inked legislation that adds utility vehicles operated by both telecom company employees and their contractors to the state’s existing “Move Over” law.  The bills containing the provision, SB 8 and SB 222, were approved June 29 and will become effective August 28. The new […]

for the week ending June 30, 2017

Steinolfson to Lead IAMO:  Industry veteran Tom Steinolfson has been named general manager of MTIA member-company IAMO, effective earlier this month.  Tom began his telecom career in 1988 at BEK Communications, a cooperative in Steele, North Dakota.  He worked his way up the organization, from construction and outside maintenance to installer- repairman, central office supervisor, […]