Range Telephone Cooperative, Inc. is a local exchange carrier providing telecommunication services to southeastern Montana and northeastern Wyoming. Established in 1953 as a non-profit cooperative, Range currently serves over 6,000 subscribers in eighteen telephone exchanges. Included in that area are the six Montana counties of Rosebud, Treasure, Custer, Powder River, Carter and Big Horn, and the five Wyoming counties of Campbell, Johnson, Weston, Sheridan and Crook.
Forty-four full-time employees are currently stationed at the headquarters office in Forsyth, Montana and the surrounding central office locations throughout Range's service area.
Advanced Communications Technology, Inc. (A.C.T.) is a subsidiary of Range Telephone Cooperative, Inc. and was formed in 1997 to manage the non-regulated, for-profit portion of the business. A.C.T. provides the following products and services:
- Computer Services
- Phone Systems for both Residential and Business Applications
- Networking Solutions
- Long Distance Services
In addition to A.C.T., Range Telephone Cooperative,Inc. also owns the following subsidiary companies;
RT Communications, Inc. - Worland, WY
Dubois Telephone Exchange, Inc - Dubois, WY