SaskTel has announced that the residents living in the resort communities of Cypress Hills and Elk Ridge in Saskatchewan will be able to enjoy the benefits of faster high speed Internet.

“SaskTel is pleased to bring faster Internet services to the resort communities of Cypress Hills and Elk Ridge” said Ron Styles, SaskTel President and CEO, “We continue to deliver world class communications services all throughout Saskatchewan, so that all residents of the province may benefit from the social, educational, and business opportunities that an advanced broadband network can deliver.”

These upgrades are part of SaskTel’s commitment to invest over $300 million in capital in Saskatchewan in 2016/17 and $1.4 billion through 2016-2021.

SaskTel high speed internet customers in Cypress Hills will automatically be upgraded to High Speed Basic Internet (Level 2), with download speeds of up to 5 Mbps.

Residents in Elk Ridge now have the option to upgrade to high speed advanced Internet if they wish, with download speeds of up to 10 Mbps.

SaskTel high speed internet includes unlimited usage, free installation, in-home Wi-Fi, spam and email virus filtering, and 24/7 help desk support.

For more information, customers can visit any SaskTel Authorized Dealer or SaskTel Store, visit our web site at , or call 1-800-SASKTEL (1-800-727-5835).