3 Rivers along with crews from Heberly Engineering will begin staking in the Westfork area of Big Sky beginning October 24 in preparation for a fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) project. At the time, 3 Rivers and crews from Mid State Consulting will begin staking in areas north and east of Fairfield for that FTTH project. Construction for both areas is tentatively set for spring of 2017. Contact 3 Rivers if you have any questions.
3 Rivers has added NBA TV to our 3RTV Digital TV lineup just in time for the start of the new NBA basketball season! NBA TV is the league’s 24-hour digital network featuring live game broadcasts, original series, nightly highlights, real-time statistics and the latest fantasy basketball news. NBA TV can be found on 3RTV channel 45/1045 HD as part of the Extra Package. To accommodate this, the SEC Alternate channel 45/1045 HD has been moved to channel 53/1053 HD.
The Montana Telecommunications Association has just released “Conquering Montana’s Divide: A Report on the State of Rural Broadband”, detailing initiatives undertaken by the MTA’s nine member companies and cooperatives (including 3 Rivers) to deploy world-class fiber infrastructure and provide vital broadband services to Montanans who live outside the state’s large population centers.
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3RTV customers get a FREE preview of HBO® and CINEMAX® Friday, October 7th through Monday, October 10th! The 4-day Free Preview includes the premieres of the first two episodes of the new series Westworld, plus big movies including Ride Along 2 and Deadpool.
Twice a year, 3RTV customers may experience brief signal pixelization, interference or loss of signal as the sun passes behind various satellites providing programming feeds. This phenomenon, known as a solar outage, occurs for a few weeks in the fall and then again in the spring.
Please note that there is a scam email going around claiming to represent 3 Rivers. If you receive an email regarding your 3 Rivers account that asks for personal information such as your user name, full name, passwords, account number, etc., PLEASE IGNORE AND DELETE IT! 3 Rivers will NEVER ask for this type of information via email.
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On September 9, MTVHits (3RTV Digital TV channel 105/Cable TV 472) is changing to NickMusic. Curated by Nickelodeon, the number-one entertainment brand for kids, NickMusic is a brand-new music video destination for kids. The channel is where kids can discover new talent and music, and interact with the artists they love. NickMusic is a commercial-free zone, with no ads or sponsorships. From Top 40 hits to breakout artists and recurrent favorites--it's all music, all the time.
3 Rivers’ SmartHub online bill pay and Secure Payments pay-by-phone will be down for maintenance on Tuesday, August 23, beginning at 10:59 p.m., lasting up to 2 hours. During this time customers will not be able to make payments.