Update – Shaw customers without cable and internet

first_imgHe says the company hopes to have the cable repaired within the next few hours. **Update – As of 4:30pm, most customers should have service restored following an outage that started at 10:30am this morning. Shaw Cable and Internet services are down in parts of Northeastern B.C.- Advertisement -The outage currently affects just over 5,500 customers in both Dawson Creek and Fort St. John.Cam Kernahan, the VP of Operations for Shaw Communications, says a fibre optic cable was cut around 10:34 a.m. by crews doing road construction west of Grande Prairie.Kernahan says the same problem occurred Monday afternoon and the cable was fixed in approximately three and a half hours.Crews are working to repair the cable and are trying to ensure the same problem does not happen again.Advertisementlast_img read more