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Windstream expands revolving credit agreement

November 22, 2010

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Nov. 22, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Windstream Corp. (Nasdaq: WIN) announced today that it had increased the capacity under its senior secured revolving credit facility from $500 million to $750 million. Approximately $18 million of the revolver commitments will terminate on July 17, 2011, with the remainder terminating on July 17, 2013.

J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, N.A., is the administrative agent.

This press release is for informational purposes only and is not an offer to buy or the solicitation of an offer to sell any securities of Windstream.

About Windstream

Windstream Corp. (Nasdaq: WIN), headquartered in Little Rock, Ark., is an S&P 500 company with communications operations in 23 states and about $4 billion in annual revenues. Windstream provides phone, high-speed Internet and high-definition digital TV services. The company also offers a wide range of IP-based voice and data services and advanced phone systems and equipment to businesses and government agencies.

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