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Government
2:06 pm
Fri January 31, 2014

Ten Digit Dialing Begins Tomorrow for West KY

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Tomorrow is the first day callers in our listening area will be required to enter a three-digit area code before the seven-digit number on all calls. The change is part of the creation of area code 364 during which phone companies will superimpose a new area code over an existing area code. 

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Society
2:08 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Mandatory Ten-digit Dialing Begins in February... Do You Understand the Change?

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10-digit Dialing begins February 1st in Western Kentucky. The move comes as a new area-code overlay begins as numbers in the 270 exchange run out.

The Kentucky Public Service commission is urging caregivers to assist those who may have difficulty with the new calling method. Chad Lampe spoke with PSC Communications Director Andrew Melnykovych about the change.

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Society
3:33 pm
Thu July 5, 2012

New plan for WKY area code change proposed

New phone customers in western Kentucky may receive a different area code when the current 270 exchange is exhausted. 

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