UPDATE #3 – As of 4pm it seems most residents in the region have had their internet service restored.
UPDATE #2 – It sounds like many people in the North Peace are still without service. The latests word is 3:30pm, service should be restored.
UPDATE – Shortly after 2pm internet service was restored in the North Peace.
Community Interviews with Moose FM
Shaw Internet services are down in the Fort St. John and Taylor areas.
Internet services went down at around 3 a.m. Monday morning and Shaw officials estimate it should be up by around 2 p.m.
Although an exact cause has not been given, a company official guessed that a fibre optic cable may have been cut.
Several businesses in the area are also affected as debit and credit card machines require an Internet connection.