GCI replacing cable with Yukon TV streaming app
December 16, 2021
Like eight-track, cassette tapes and VCRs, cable TV will soon be a piece of entertainment nostalgia — in Alaska anyway.
GCI announced a year ago that it would cease providing cable television service, and has introduced its streaming app, Yukon TV, to replace it.
The company had set Dec. 31 as the deadline for customers to turn in their cable boxes and sign up for the new service, but later extended the deadline to March 31 — though fewer channels will be available on cable as the company transitions its service.
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