Amadeusz Juskowiak

Western telecommunications wtlca joins group

Western TeleCommunications Inc said that through its subsidiary Westlink Inc it has joined Netlink USA a general partnership consisting of Telluride Cablevision Inc and McCaw Satellite Programming Investments Inc

Western said it will act as a 40 pct investor converting its cable television signals to satellite distribution in selected markets

The conversion is expected to improve reception of Denver television signals delivered to cable operators and other customers in underserved rural or remote areas of the US the company said