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2019 Back-to-School Social Giveaway Winner

2019 Back-to-School Social Giveaway Winner

Help us in congratulating Sheri Hink-Wagner of Imperial, NE on being our Back-to-School Social Giveaway winner! She shared that her favorite part of the season is, “getting the routine back. Plus picking out new school supplies. The return of jeans and sweater season...

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Don’t Forget to “

It is a common misconception that daylight saving time was created in the aid of farmers, to allow an extra hour of sunlight to work their fields. As we turn our clocks back this Sunday, November 4, 2018, Great Plains Communications has teamed up with our cable...

2019 Back-to-School Social Giveaway

2019 Back-to-School Social Giveaway

Don’t miss our Back-to-School social giveaway going on right now! As part of our promotion, we want to help with the chaos of the season by giving away a 16 GB Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet and a $100 Amazon gift card. All you have to do is tell us your favorite part of...

2015 Nebraska Hospital Association Annual Convention

2015 Nebraska Hospital Association Annual Convention

The Nebraska Hospital Association (NHA) Annual Convention is the largest gathering of healthcare professionals in Nebraska, bringing together hundreds to gain insight on leadership, new technology and industry trends, quality excellence and human motivation. Great...

2019 Fall Show Premieres

Fall show premieres are just about here and you won’t want to miss a moment! Great Plains Communications has found some of our favorite premieres starting this month with new storylines, as well as familiar faces bringing horror, drama and comedy. Unbelievable –...

Tailgating Recipes for the Start of Football Season

Not only are we approaching a long holiday weekend, but it is the start to the Nebraska Cornhusker football season! Saturday, August 31 marks the first game as we take on the South Alabama Jaguars at home in Memorial Stadium at 11 AM. The game will be aired on ESPN....

Staying Secure with Tech Home this School Year

Staying Secure with Tech Home this School Year

The school year has started, and kids are coming home with tablets rather than books. That is another device to keep track of around the house. Our lives have become a constant stream of information through news feeds, search engines, emails, and reviews - all...

2019 Back-to-School Promotion

2019 Back-to-School Promotion

Education has evolved into a digital learning platform. Kids are being sent home with URLs to visit rather than books to read. And it isn’t just high school and college, but younger grades as well. While you have checked off a backpack and notebooks from the supply...

Join Our Team!

 Ready to reach your full potential? Join the Great Plains Communications team. We employ over 240 people across Nebraska, with half of our employees living and working in the towns where we provide service. Our employees proudly represent our commitment to providing...

Tips on Spotting a Phishing Email

Tips on Spotting a Phishing Email

It is Shark Week on Discovery! But don't think the only threats are in the water, there could be phishing going on right in your inbox. Countless phishing or spam emails are sent every day all over the world. They might congratulate you on winning a great sum of cash...

What to Expect From Discovery’s Shark Week

What to Expect From Discovery’s Shark Week

Discovery Channel’s Shark Week starts this Sunday, July 28. You can get ready for shark trivia, stories of true-life near-death experiences and much more shocking entertainment. Great Plains Communications has included some highlights of the 20 hours of shark...

Streaming Services Continue to Rise in Emmy Nominations

Streaming Services Continue to Rise in Emmy Nominations

The 2019 Emmy nominations have been released and while much buzz is around Game of Thrones, another conversation is happening – the growth of streaming services in the award rankings. The past few years, HBO and Netflix have fought it out to top the Emmy nomination...

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