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Metal Thieves Cause Multi-County Phone and Internet Outage

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Scrap metal thieves targeting fiber optic cables shut down 911 service in Ohio's Appalachian region and left thousands without telephone and Internet services. Four counties in southern Ohio were affected by the outage that started late Wednesday and lasted until Thursday afternoon.   Frontier Communications says fiber optic cables were cut and stolen, affecting 8,000… Read More