Fiber-optic internet now available in Touchet!

Fiber-optic internet, the fastest, most reliable internet connection available today, is now ready and waiting for you in Touchet, courtesy of Columbia iConnect, a subsidiary of Columbia REA.

As of November 1, fiber-optic internet service is available to anyone in the greater Touchet area (south to Stateline Road, north just past Dodd Rd/I W Sims Rd), whether you’re a Columbia REA member or not. Go to to sign up and see if service is available where you live.

Sign up now while Columbia iConnect service technicians are in your area connecting new and existing customers, and you will pay no connection fee.  The kind of speed and reliability that you get with fiber-optic internet is a game-changer for students, businesses, gamers and streaming. Columbia iConnect also offers crystal-clear premier home phone service as well as DirecTV Stream.

Columbia iConnect also wants you to know that financial assistance is available for qualifying households. Through programs such as Lifeline and the Affordable Connectivity Program, Columbia iConnect can help you lower your monthly internet and phone bills. This resource is available to existing customers and new customers alike.

More information is available on the Columbia iConnect website. Go to, and click on “Payment Assistance Programs.”