Building a strong community

Rooted in trust

We started Mainstay Communications as a way to encourage partnerships and growth in our community.

The service you want at a price you can afford

Experience the difference of a faster connection


Access your favorite channels and a clear picture with a variety of plans that fit your lifestyle.


With a strong signal and even stronger service, we provide our customers with the connection they need.


Staying connected is simple with our fast and easy-to-use telephone service packages.

Providing quality service to Henderson, Nebraska since 1968.

  • 1968
  • 1982
  • 1987
  • 1993
  • 1998
  • 2000
  • The Henderson Cooperative Telephone Company was formed when the people of Henderson decided to upgrade their telephone equipment. A cooperative formed out of a desire to provide the community with the best telecommunication services possible.

  • The Cooperative diversified, forming Henderson Cable TV, and offering cable services to the community.

  • The Cooperative helped provide statewide cellular service to Nebraska.

  • TRI-Rural TV was formed to provide digital satellite services to the rural areas of York, Hamilton and Seward counties. Three years later internet services were also brought to the local customers.

  • The Cooperative successfully completed a switch upgrade, offering more advanced services such as voicemail and caller ID.

  • Henderson Cooperative Telephone Company started doing business as Mainstay Communications to establish a strong, unified presence in the marketplace.