Consolidated Communications Announces Quarterly Dividend

MATTOON, Ill., Feb. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The board of directors of Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:CNSL) (the “Company”) has declared its next quarterly dividend of $0.38738 per share on the Company’s common stock. The dividend is payable on May 2, 2016 to stockholders of record on April 15, 2016. This will represent the 43rd consecutive quarterly dividend paid by the Company.

About Consolidated

Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. is a leading communications provider within its 11-state operations. Headquartered in Mattoon, IL, the Company has been providing services in many of its markets for over a century. The Company leverages its advanced fiber optic network to offer a wide range of solutions including: High-Speed Internet, Data and Ethernet solutions, Digital TV, Voice, managed and cloud services and wireless backhaul.

Company Contact: Matt Smith VP of Finance & Treasurer 217-258-2959

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