Company Overview: SureWest was founded in Roseville, CA in 1914 as the Roseville Telephone Copmany and became Surewest in 2003.
Network Benefits: Local, state, and national service available.
Special Plan Features: Unlimited, travel, and family plans available within local, state, or national calling areas; Business plans available.
Unique Features: Text and multimedia messaging; BREW-enabled MediaPak services offer news, information, and entertainment services.
Pros: Unlimited plans offer excellent value from local calling area.
Cons: Roaming rates are expensive for calls placed outside of local calling area. Family plans are very expensive.
Coverage: 16 counties in and around Sacramento, CA.
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