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Arvig Purchases Security Plus Alarms of Bemidji

Arvig Finalizes Purchase Agreement with Security Plus Alarms, LLC; Offers Business Services to Bemidji Area

PERHAM, MINN. AUGUST 1, 2013—Arvig announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Security Plus Alarms, LLC of Bemidji, MN. The purchase introduces a new market to the telecommunications provider, who will now also offer local and long-distance telephone services and high-speed Internet to businesses in the Bemidji area.

“Arvig and Security Plus Alarms, together, will bring over 50 years of industry-related experience to Northern Minnesota,” said David Arvig, Vice President/COO of Arvig. “Expanding our business and security services to Bemidji seemed like a natural next step for our company. We are looking forward to serving and becoming a part of this community.”

Security Plus Alarms provides a comprehensive range of security systems including burglar and fire alarms, closed-circuit televisions, card-access control systems and 24-hour full monitoring. The company will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Arvig and the current staff will remain in place.

“With Arvig’s support, we will now be able to grow our business and offer even more to our customers,” said Gary Allen, owner of Security Plus Alarms, LLC. “We’re excited for this next phase into our company history.

Arvig is a full-service telecommunications provider. In addition to local and long-distance telephone services and high-speed Internet, Arvig also provides business telephone systems, security solutions, managed IT services, and more. For more information, contact Cindy Walhof, Business Solutions Consultant at 800-630-7593 or visit or

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