Shaw Cable outage in Fort St. John, Taylor and Dawson Creek

Shaw Cable Head Office in Calgary

UPDATE:  As of 8:20 p.m., Shaw Cable services have been restored.  Repairs to a fibre optic cable have been completed.

 

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Shaw Cable services are out for more customers in Fort St. John, Dawson Creek and Taylor.

At this time there is estimated time when the outage will be restored.  The cause is also under investigation.

For updates, you can visit this website httwps://t.co/yRnkPyWQhF.  Here is what Shaw has posted to the page.

Some customers in the Fort Saint John, Taylor and Dawson Creek areas may be experiencing interruptions to their cable TV and Internet services. We are working to resolve this as soon as possible and apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

The outage is causing problems at local businesses who rely on the internet for debit and credit card services.  Be prepared that until the problem is fixed you may have to pay cash at some businesses that use Shaw Cable.