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How to turn on parental controls for gaming, media services

Most parents don’t want their children accidentally wandering into the deep end of the internet without supervision. Since you can’t monitor every minute of your child’s life, online platforms and services offer a variety of parental controls. These can help keep your kids safe when using online content. We’ve rounded up quick links and, in… Continue Reading

TDS donates $3,000 to Guide Dogs for the Blind Inc.

Guide Dogs for the Blind Inc. received the most employee votes in TDS’ 50 for 50 Golden Year of Giving initiative. BEND, Ore. (June 18, 2019) — To celebrate its 50th anniversary, Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) has launched the 50 for 50 Golden Year of Giving initiative. In conjunction with its subsidiaries—TDS Telecom, OneNeck IT Solutions, Suttle-Straus and… Continue Reading

High school graduations on COTV 11

Local television station COTV 11 — channels 11 and 611 (HD) in Central Oregon — will air several area high schools’ graduation ceremonies live over the next few days. The schedule looks like this: 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 — Ridgeview High School 7 p.m. Thursday, June 6 — Madras high School 7 p.m. Friday,… Continue Reading

New series coming to Showtime, now $10.99 a month

Add Showtime® to your BendBroadband lineup for just $10.99 a month. In addition to Showtime’s commercial-free access to original series, star-studded movies, sports, and comedies, you won’t want to miss the two new series kicking off in June. City on the Hill is an intense crime drama based in Boston starring Kevin Bacon (see trailer… Continue Reading