FCC Record, Volume 26, No. 7, Pages 4843 to 5761, March 28 - April 08, 2011 Page: 5,205
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Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
In the Matter of )
ENID PUBLIC RADIO ASSOCIATION ) Facility I.D. No. 124554
) NAL/Acct. No. MB-201041410011
Application for Renewal of License for ) FRN: 0007446396
Station KEIF-LP ) File No. BRL-2005013 IAAR
Enid, Oklahoma )
Adopted: April 7, 2011 Released: April 8, 2011
By the Chief, Audio Division, Media Bureau:
1. In this Forfeiture Order, we issue a monetary forfeiture in the amount of ten thousand
dollars ($10,000) to Enid Public Radio Association ("Licensee"), licensee of low-power FM radio station
KEIF-LP, Enid, Oklahoma ("Station"), for willfully violating Sections 73.503(d) and 73.811 of the
Commission's Rules,' as well as Section 399B of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended (the
"Act"),2 by willfully and repeatedly interrupting regular programming with unauthorized commercial
announcements and operating at antenna height greater than that authorized.
2. On July 13, 2010, the Media Bureau issued a Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture
("NAL") in the amount of ten thousand dollars ($10,000) to Licensee for willfully violating Sections
73.503(d) and 73.811 of the Rules, as well as Section 399B of the Act.' As noted in the NAL, Chisholm
Trail Broadcasting Co. ("Chisholm Trail"), in its petition to deny Licensee's renewal application,
demonstrated that Licensee was operating with an antenna higher than authorized, and further was
willfully and repeatedly broadcasting unauthorized commercial announcements, in violation of the
Commission's enhanced underwriting rules.4 A copy of the NAL was sent to Licensee on or about July
13, 2010, by Certified Mail, Return Receipt Requested. The Return Receipt was signed by Carol Clark
on July 23, 2010. Licensee filed no response to the NAL.
3. The forfeiture amount proposed in this case was assessed in accordance with Section
503(bX2)D) of the Act,s Section 1.80(b)(4) of the Rules,6 and the Commission's Forfeiture Policy
'See id. 73.503(d). 73.811.
2See 47 U.S.C. 399B.
Enid Public Radio Association, Memorandum Opinion and Order and Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture,
25 FCC Rcd 9138 (MB 2010). The Station's license renewal application was conditionally granted in the NAL for a
period of six years from expiration of Station's prior license. 25 FCC Red at 9145-46.
4 See NAL at 9139.
s 47 U.S.C. ( 503(b)(2)(D).
6 47 C.F.R. 1.80(b)(4).
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United States. Federal Communications Commission. FCC Record, Volume 26, No. 7, Pages 4843 to 5761, March 28 - April 08, 2011, book, April 2011; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc52169/m1/377/: accessed July 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.