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May 8, 2013 | 3,138 views | 22 comments

FLORESVILLE -- Customers of Stelera Wireless LLC are being advised to seek other providers for Internet service.

The company notified area customers April 30 that, “... due to unsustainable business losses and third-party actions” beyond its control, Stelera will be unable to provide broadband access.

Stelera, operating in Wilson County since 2008, has been providing wireless technology to rural communities.

The communication from the company further advised customers “... we will endeavor to continue to provide ... Internet service as long as reasonably possible” but that customers should find another service to secure their Internet connections as soon as possible.
 

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Adolph Medina Jr  
Floresville, TX  
May 16, 2013 2:06pm
 
I have Internet America for the last 6 years & it has been great,fast too.Back then it was $99 start up & i pay $52 per month.

 
retiredinlavernia  
lavernia  
May 16, 2013 12:09pm
 
GVEC is 99 start up for tower and then 10 per month rental for tower. 24 month commitment

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
May 16, 2013 11:40am
 
$499 sounds high. Check w/ others like Internet America before you decide ...

 
Spec Ops  
Wilson  
May 16, 2013 10:11am
 
Thanks Torismom, ziplink seem to be the way I will go. The site survey came back and they want $499.00 to install big tower on my roof. Does that sound about right? I need a good service as my wife works from home from time to time

 
Tomas Robles  
floresville, TX  
May 16, 2013 9:49am
 
People we need to get more active on the City Council meeting show up, we need your voice. We don't need your VOICE after the city decides what they are going to do. My suggestion was to advertise in Floresville, and maybe in ... More ›

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
May 16, 2013 9:47am
 
I've heard good things about Internet America, and BBB is not all it's cracked up to be. All you have to do is pay your dues to be "ACCREDITED." ... It's almost like a shakedown so I would ot let that stop me!

 
TorisMom  
Shannon Ridge  
May 16, 2013 9:39am
 
@SpecOps - I live in Shannon Ridge and have Ziplink they are good and fast. Used to have Wildblue and they got to the point that they were just too slow. Once you put in a request it takes them a few days to respond but they ... More ›

 
Facts only please  
TX  
May 16, 2013 8:38am
 
retiredinlavernia: Good choice, stay away from Internet America. I just check Better Business site and they stated: This Business is not BBB accredited

 
retiredinlavernia  
lavernia  
May 16, 2013 5:41am
 
I called lvwifi and they could not help (to many trees) ziplink did not call me back. ATT has a limited service for their system without paying extra. GVEC is installing a Tower today. Hopefully all will go Ok

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
May 15, 2013 1:25pm
 
Internet America has an ad in this week's WCN, page 6A. It's good to check several sources and see which gives you the best response!

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