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12/27/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL TOWER IN ASSARIA
12/24/2010 U.S. CELLULAR ACTIVATES NEW CELL SITE IN BASSETT
12/23/2010 THE BELIEF PROJECT FROM U.S. CELLULAR SURPASSES 1 MILLION CUSTOMERS
12/22/2010 U.S. Cellular appoints Jon Lomax to director of the Tulsa Customer Care Center
12/17/2010 U.S. CELLULAR SPREADS HOLIDAY CHEER WITH "ALL PHONES FREE" SALE FROM DEC. 17 THROUGH DEC. 24
12/15/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN CHESTERVILLE
12/12/2010 U.S. CELLULAR APPOINTS KIMBERLY SEBASTIAN TO DIRECTOR OF SALES FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
12/09/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL TOWER IN FULTON
12/09/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL TOWER NEAR LORIMOR
12/09/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL TOWER NEAR ODEBOLT
12/09/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL TOWER WEST OF RATHBUN LAKE
12/09/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL TOWER IN WEST DES MOINES
12/07/2010 U.S. CELLULAR TO LAUNCH THE LG OPTIMUS U, ITS LATEST ANDROID-POWERED DEVICE FOR 2010
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR'S NEW PREPAID PLANS IDEAL FOR HOLIDAY VALUE-SEEKERS
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN CLAY
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN FRANKLIN COUNTY
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN GRANTSVILLE
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN HALIFAX COUNTY
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN HAYWOOD COUNTY
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN ONSLOW COUNTY
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN PHENIX
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN PITT COUNTY
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN RUTHERFORD COUNTY
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN SAMPSON COUNTY
12/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN THOMAS
12/01/2010 U.S. Cellular Earns Frost & Sullivan's Customer Value Enhancement of the Year Award for North America
11/22/2010 U.S. CELLULAR MAKES IT EASY TO SWITCH WITH $150 SMARTPHONE ACTIVATION CREDIT DURING HOLIDAY SALE
11/19/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN CEDAR VALE
11/19/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN KINCAID
11/19/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN WAVERLY
11/18/2010 U.S. CELLULAR GIVES HOLIDAY SHOPPERS A JUMPSTART ON 'BLACK FRIDAY' DEALS WITH ANDROID SALE
11/17/2010 LG APEX THE LATEST ANDROID-POWERED PHONE TO LAND AT U.S. CELLULAR NOVEMBER 19
11/17/2010 U.S. CELLULAR APPOINTS JOE CABRERA TO DIRECTOR OF SALES FOR WASHINGTON/OREGON
11/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR PROMOTES DENISE HUTTON TO VICE PRESIDENT, ORGANIZATIONAL LEARNING
11/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR APPOINTS MIKE ADAMS TO DIRECTOR OF SALES FOR NEBRASKA
11/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITES IN MONROE COUNTY
11/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL TOWER IN CHURDAN
11/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN FT. GIBSON
11/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN KIRBYVILLE
11/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN KIRKSVILLE
11/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN MACON
11/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN MAYNARD
11/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR BUILDS NEW CELL SITE IN ST. JOSEPH
11/15/2010 SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB AVAILABLE TO U.S. CELLULAR CUSTOMERS IN STORES AND AT USCELLULAR.COM ON NOVEMBER 19
11/08/2010 U.S. CELLULAR GIVES TEACHERS A BOOST IN THE CLASSROOM THROUGH 'CALLING ALL TEACHERS' CAMPAIGN
11/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR ENTICES SMARTPHONE NEWCOMERS AND PROS WITH VALUE-PACKED $69.99 PRIMARY PLUS PLAN
10/28/2010 THIS HOLIDAY SEASON, PUT THE SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB FROM U.S. CELLULAR AT THE TOP OF YOUR WISH LIST
10/27/2010 U.S. CELLULAR ADDS TO ITS INDUSTRY-LEADING PROGRAMS TO PREVENT "BILL SHOCK" WITH OVERAGE CAP, FORGIVENESS
10/5/2010 U.S. CELLULAR TOPS J.D. POWER AND ASSOCIATES CALL QUALITY RANKING FOR THE 10TH CONSECUTIVE TIME
09/30/2010 U.S. CELLULAR LAUNCHES INDUSTRY-FIRST PROGRAMS THAT ELEVATE THE WIRELESS CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE, REWARD LOYALTY
09/16/2010 U.S. CELLULAR PROMOTES KATHERINE L. HUST TO VICE PRESIDENT, MID-CENTRAL REGION
09/15/2010 U.S. CELLULAR TO FILL MORE THAN 30 JOBS IN WEST VIRGINIA
09/15/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR ANNAPOLIS
09/15/2010 STAY SOCIAL ON-THE-GO: MOTOROLA AND U.S. CELLULAR ANNOUNCE GRASP
08/31/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR BURLINGTON JUNCTION
08/31/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR CLEARMONT
08/31/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR HOPKINS
08/27/2010 HTC DESIRE SMARTPHONE AVAILABLE AT U.S. CELLULAR TODAY
08/17/2010 U.S. CELLULAR ADDS TO ITS SMARTPHONE PORTFOLIO WITH THE LAUNCH OF THE BLACKBERRY® BOLD 9650 SMARTPHONE
08/12/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK IN STEVENS POINT
08/11/2010 U.S. CELLULAR ADDS HTC DESIRE - THE SECOND OF FIVE ANDROID-POWERED PHONES PLANNED FOR ITS SMARTPHONE LINEUP
08/10/2010 U.S. CELLULAR TEAMS UP WITH THE IOWA SPEEDWAY TO HELP TEACHERS ERASE CLASSROOM NEEDS
08/09/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK IN BAKER CITY, GOLD HILL
08/05/2010 RACINE WOMAN WINS U.S. CELLULAR'S 'ULTIMATE FAMILY REUNION' AT STATE FAIR
08/03/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK IN BELLE PLAINE
08/03/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK IN ESKRIDGE
08/03/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK IN ST. MARYS
08/03/2010 U.S. CELLULAR'S CEDAR RAPIDS CUSTOMER CARE CENTER TO FILL 78 JOBS
08/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR KIRKSVILLE
08/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR MACON
07/29/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR CROCKER
07/29/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR RICHLAND
07/13/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK IN GARVIN COUNTY
07/13/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK IN FOYIL AREA
07/12/2010 TEACHERS ANSWERING THE CALL IN U.S. CELLULAR'S 'CALLING ALL TEACHERS' CAMPAIGN
07/01/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR MARTINSBURG
06/28/2010 SAMSUNG MOBILE AND U.S. CELLULAR ANNOUNCE AVAILABILITY OF A SAMSUNG GALAXY S DEVICE
06/25/2010 SAMSUNG MOBILE AND U.S. CELLULAR LAUNCH THE SAMSUNG ACCLAIM
06/25/2010 U.S. CELLULAR'S WAUKESHA CUSTOMER CARE CENTER TO FILL MORE THAN 100 JOBS IN THREE MONTHS
06/17/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR CENTER AREA
06/14/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR HANNIBAL AND NEW LONDON
06/12/2010 U.S. CELLULAR'S CEDAR RAPIDS CUSTOMER CARE CENTER TO FILL 40 JOBS
06/09/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR FRANKFORD AREA
06/09/2010 U.S. CELLULAR ANNOUNCES RETURN OF FREE SUMMER MOVIE SERIES (Kennewick)
06/09/2010 U.S. CELLULAR ANNOUNCES RETURN OF FREE SUMMER MOVIE SERIES (Jefferson)
06/07/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK IN SIDNEY
06/03/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR ARNOLD, CALLAWAY
06/03/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR CALLAWAY
05/27/2010 U.S. CELLULAR AND E-911 RESPONDERS TEACH CHILDREN ABOUT SAFETY
05/24/2010 U.S CELLULAR PROMOTES JEFFREY J. CHILDS TO EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER
05/19/2010 LOCAL U.S. CELLULAR ASSOCIATES RECEIVE PRESIDENT'S AWARD
05/18/2010 U.S. CELLULAR'S BOLINGBROOK CUSTOMER CARE CENTER LOOKING TO HIRE MULTILINGUAL ASSOCIATES
05/14/2010 U.S. CELLULAR ANNOUNCES RETURN OF FREE SUMMER MOVIE SERIES
05/14/2010 U.S. CELLULAR AND E-911 RESPONDERS TEACH CHILDREN ABOUT SAFETY (ROANOKE, Va.)
05/13/2010 FCC CONSIDERS PREVENTIONS FOR CELL PHONE "BILL SHOCK"
05/13/2010 LOCAL U.S. CELLULAR ASSOCIATE RECEIVES PRESIDENT'S AWARD (EUREKA, Calif.)
05/13/2010 U.S. CELLULAR RELOCATES STORE IN MOLINE
05/12/2010 U.S. CELLULAR TO REWARD TEACHERS WITH ANOTHER $1 MILLION IN CLASSROOMS
05/10/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK IN SAPULPA AREA
05/10/2010 U.S. CELLULAR APPOINTS MARY N. DILLON AS PRESIDENT AND CEO
05/06/2010 U.S. CELLULAR SPREADS MOTHER'S DAY CHEER WITH FREE PHONE CALLS AT CHILDREN & FAMILIES OF IOWA
05/05/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR PALMYRA
04/26/2010 U.S. CELLULAR ANNOUNCES RETURN OF FREE SUMMER MOVIE SERIES
04/26/2010 YWCA PHYLLIS WHEATLEY CELEBRATES EARTH DAY WITH U.S. CELLULAR
04/26/2010 FAIRMOUNT MIDDLE SCHOOL CELEBRATES EARTH DAY WITH U.S. CELLULAR
04/26/2010 SAMSUNG MOBILE AND U.S. CELLULAR LAUNCH THE SAMSUNG EXEC™
04/23/2010 U.S. CELLULAR TO HOST CAREER FAIR FOR SALES POSITIONS
04/23/2010 U.S. CELLULAR TO HOST CAREER FAIR FOR SALES LEADERSHIP POSITIONS
04/22/2010 UNCOVER THE MYSTERY OF LG MYSTIQUE™
04/22/2010 CHILDREN FIRST/COMMUNITIES IN SCHOOLS AND EMMA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CELEBRATE EARTH DAY WITH U.S. CELLULAR
04/22/2010 BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF SOUTHERN MAINE CELEBRATES EARTH DAY WITH U.S. CELLULAR
04/19/2010 IOWA LUTHERAN SCHOOL PAYS IT FORWARD WITH $100,000 CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES WINNINGS
04/15/2010 HUTCHINSON DOG PARK GOES GREENER IN CELEBRATION OF EARTH DAY WITH U.S. CELLULAR
04/15/2010 U.S. CELLULAR CEO JOHN E. ROONEY VISITS UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI – ST. LOUIS TO DISCUSS U.S. CELLULAR'S COMPANY CULTURE AS PART OF THE BACHMANN BOOK SERIES
04/14/2010 SUNSET PARK ELEMENTARY CELEBRATES EARTH DAY WITH U.S. CELLULAR
04/08/2010 U.S CELLULAR PROMOTES JEFFREY S. HOERSCH TO VICE PRESIDENT OF FINANCIAL PLANNING AND ANALYSIS
04/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR'S $1 MILLION GIVEAWAY, DONORSCHOOSE.ORG FEATURED ON LIFETIME TELEVISIONS' "BALANCING ACT"
03/30/2010 U.S. CELLULAR CEO JOHN E. ROONEY VISITS UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE MBA PROGRAM
03/24/2010 SCHOOLS, COMMUNITIES, REAP BENEFITS FROM U.S. CELLULAR'S $1 MILLION GIVEAWAY
Technology, renovations and school programs top wish lists for $100,000 prize winners
03/12/2010 U.S. CELLULAR CUSTOMER CARE CENTER DONATES $4,000 TO IOWA CLASSROOMS
03/10/2010 U.S. CELLULAR CUSTOMER CARE CENTER DONATES $3,500 TO TULSA CLASSROOMS
03/05/2010 CHICAGO SCHOOL CASHES IN ON FINAL $100,000 PRIZE IN U.S. CELLULAR'S CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES CAMPAIGN
Nationally-recognized Nettelhorst Elementary School named 2010 champion
03/04/2010 U.S. CELLULAR CUSTOMER CARE CENTER DONATES $5,000 TO WAUKESHA CLASSROOMS
03/03/2010 U.S. CELLULAR TOPS J.D. POWER AND ASSOCIATES CALL QUALITY RANKING FOR THE NINTH CONSECUTIVE TIME
03/03/2010 SECOND TENNESSEE SCHOOL CLAIMS $100,000 VICTORY IN U.S. CELLULAR'S CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES
A.H. Roberts Elementary School becomes ninth 2010 champion
02/26/2010 SMALL SCHOOL WINS BIG IN U.S. CELLULAR'S CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES $1 MILLION CAMPAIGN
St. Francis Xavier School Upsets Frontrunners for Top 10 Spot; Company Reps Storm Classrooms
02/23/2010 A SECOND NORTH CAROLINA SCHOOL EARNS A SHARE OF $1 MILLION FROM U.S. CELLULAR'S 2010 CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES CAMPAIGN
B.F. Grady Elementary School's Victory to be Featured on Lifetime Television
02/19/2010 NORTH CAROLINA UNDERDOG CELEBRATES VICTORY IN U.S. CELLULAR'S CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES CAMPAIGN
02/17/2010 KALMIOPSIS SNAGS $100,000 CINDERELLA VICTORY IN U.S. CELLULAR'S CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES CAMPAIGN
02/16/2010 THE WAIT IS OVER: ROBERT LINCE ELEMENTARY NAMED U.S. CELLULAR CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES $100,000 CHAMPION
02/12/2010 U.S. CELLULAR RECOGNIZES HOSPITALIZED VETERANS BY PROVIDING FREE PHONE CALLS
02/11/2010 GOVERNOR CULVER HELPS U.S. CELLULAR SURPRISE THIRD "CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES" $100,000 CHAMPION
02/10/2010 U.S. CELLULAR INTERRUPTS DODGE BALL TOURNAMENT WITH $100,000 SURPRISE
02/09/2010 U.S. CELLULAR ANNOUNCES FIRST "CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES" $100,000 CHAMPION
02/08/2010 U.S. CELLULAR HELPS ST. LOUIS MARDI GRAS GOERS STAY CONNECTED
02/02/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK IN NORTHWEST OMAHA
01/25/2010 U.S. CELLULAR DONATES 12 CELL PHONES AND YEAR-LONG WIRELESS SERVICE TO THE ST. LOUIS SOCIETY FOR THE PHYSICALLY DISABLED
01/18/2010 U.S. CELLULAR OFFERS NEW UNLIMITED NATIONAL CALLING PLANS
01/14/2010 U.S. CELLULAR DONATES PHONES TO BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF KENOSHA
01/13/2010 SCHOOL SPIRIT BREAKS RECORDS AS U.S. CELLULAR'S CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES NEARS END
01/07/2010 SCHOOLS IN A RACE FOR VOTES AS CALLING ALL COMMUNITIES CAMPAIGN APPROACHES FINAL DAYS
01/06/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR CHESTNUTRIDGE AREA
01/06/2010 U.S. CELLULAR EXPANDS NETWORK NEAR ST. JOSEPH