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                           Before the
                Federal Communications Commission
                     Washington, D.C. 20554


In the Matter of                )
                                )
Hull Broadcasting, Inc.         )            File  No.  EB-04-KC-
053
FM Broadcast Station KBGL       )            NOV              No.  
V20043256003
Larned, Kansas                  )
                                )


                       NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                             Released:  April 16, 
2004

By the District Director, Kansas City Office, Enforcement Bureau:

  1.      This  is  a  Notice  of  Violation  ("Notice")   issued 
     pursuant to Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules,1 to Hull 
     Broadcasting, Inc.


  2.      On April 8, 2004, an  agent of the Commission's  Kansas 
     City Office  inspected  FM  Broadcast  radio  station  KBGL, 
     located  at  Larned,  Kansas  and  observed  the   following 
     violations:

      
       a.      47  C.F.R.    11.35(a):  Broadcast  stations  are 
               responsible for  ensuring that  EAS encoders,  EAS 
               Decoders  and  Attentions  Signal  generating  and 
               receiving equipment used  as part of  the EAS  are 
               installed so that the monitoring and  transmitting 
               functions  are  available  during  the  times  the 
               stations are in operation.

               At the time of  inspection station KBGL, owned  by 
               Hull Broadcasting, Inc was co-located in  combined 
               studio facilities  with  three stations  owned  by 
               Eagle Radio, Inc.   All four  stations utilized  a 
               single EAS unit,  owned by Eagle  Radio, Inc.  for 
               both receiving and  transmitting EAS  activations.  
               According  to  47  C.F.R.    11.51(j):  Broadcast 
               stations that are co-owned  and co-located with  a 
               combined studio or  control facility, may  provide 
               the EAS  transmitting  requirements  contained  in 
               this section  for the  combined stations.    Since 
               KBGL is not co-owned, then Hull Broadcasting, Inc. 
               is required to maintain their own EAS equipment. 


       b.      47 C.F.R.  73.3526(e)(12):  Commercial  broadcast 
               stations, are  to  compile and  file  every  three 
               months a list of  programs that have provided  the 
               station's most significant treatment of  community 
               issues during  the preceding  three month  period.  
               The list for each calendar quarter is to be  filed 
               by  the  tenth  day  of  the  succeeding  calendar 
               quarter.  The list shall include a brief narrative 
               describing  what  issues  were  given  significant 
               treatment and the  programming that provided  this 
               treatment.  The description of the programs  shall 
               include, but shall  not be limited  to, the  time, 
               date, duration, and title of the program in  which 
               the issue was treated.

               At the time of inspection the last issues-programs 
               listing found  in the  public  file for  KBGL  was 
               dated October 23, 2001.


       c.      47 C.F.R. 73.3526(e)(14):   For commercial  radio 
               and television stations, a copy of every agreement 
               or  contract  involving  time  brokerage  of   the 
               licensee's station or  of another  station by  the 
               licensee, whether the agreement involves  stations 
               in the same markets or in differing markets,  with 
               confidential or proprietary  information  redacted 
               where appropriate, is  to be place  in the  public 
               file of the station.  


               At the time of inspection Hull Broadcasting,  Inc. 
               had a  current agreement  with Eagle  Radio,  Inc. 
               (Eagle) whereby Eagle  was providing  100% of  the 
               programming aired on KBGL.  However, the agreement 
               was not found upon  inspection of the public  file 
               for KBGL.  The document  was faxed to the  station 
               after  the  FCC  inspector  brought  this  to  the 
               attention of  the station's  general manager.  The 
               licensee shall provide a copy of that agreement as 
               part of the response to this item.

 
  3.      Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 
     1934, as  amended,2 and  Section  1.89 of  the  Commission's 
     Rules,  Hull  Broadcasting,  Inc.,  must  submit  a  written 
     statement concerning this matter  within 20 days of  release 
     of this  Notice.   The  response  must  fully  explain  each 
     violation,  must  contain  a   statement  of  the   specific 
     action(s) taken  to  correct  each  violation  and  preclude 
     recurrence, and should include a time line for completion of 
     pending corrective action(s).  The response must be complete 
     in itself  and  signed by  a  principal or  officer  of  the 
     licensee with personal knowledge of the matter.  All replies 
     and documentation sent in response to this Notice should  be 
     marked with the File  No. and NOV  No. specified above,  and 
     mailed to the following address:

                 Federal Communications Commission
                 Kansas City Office
                 520 NE Colbern Road  
                 Second Floor
                 Lee's Summit, MO.  64086-4711


  4.      This Notice shall be  sent to Hull Broadcasting,  Inc., 
     P.O. Box 6, Hays, KS  67601.

  5.      The Privacy Act  of 19743 requires  that we advise  you 
     that  the  Commission   will  use   all  relevant   material 
     information before it,  including any information  disclosed 
     in your reply, to determine what, if any, enforcement action 
     is required to ensure compliance.  Any false statement  made 
     knowingly  and  willfully  in   reply  to  this  Notice   is 
     punishable by fine  or imprisonment  under Title  18 of  the 
     U.S. Code.4





                                FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS 
COMMISSION






                                Ronald D. Ramage
                                Senior Agent
                                FCC/EB/Kansas City Office



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1 47 C.F.R.  1.89.

2 47 U.S.C.  308(b).
3 P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C.  552a(e)(3).

4 18 U.S.C.  1001 et seq.