Dec. 28, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Calling, downloading apps and surfing the web on the Verizon Wireless network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers in
thanks to new cell sites in
. The sites improve wireless coverage in the following areas:
- McDermitt: North of Winnemucca, between Nevada and Oregon along U.S. Route 95
- Valmy: Interstate 80 between Golconda and Stony Point
Since being founded in 2000, Verizon Wireless has invested more than
network. Nationally, the company has invested more than
over that same period to increase the coverage and capacity of its network, and to add new services.
The network upgrade is part of the company's ongoing investment to keep improving and strengthening the nation's largest and most reliable wireless network.
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About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves nearly 96 million retail customers, including 90.4 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in
Basking Ridge, N.J.
, with more than 75,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit
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