TDS Telecom has completed its $267.5 million acqusition of Baja Broadband

TDS Telecom of Madison, Wis., says it has closed its $267.5 million purchase (first announced in February 2013) of Alamogordo, N.M.-based Baja Broadband, a small independent phone company that provides broadband, video and voice services to over 214,000 homes in parts of Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Utah. It has 59,000 high-speed Internet customers and in 2012 has annual sales of $85.6 million. It was owned by private equity firms, M/C Capital and Columbia Capital.