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


In the Matter of                )
                                )
New Northwest Broadcasters LLC  )            File  No.  EB-04-PO-
068
ASR# s 1047244 and 1047245      )
Astoria, Oregon                 )            NOV              No.  
V20043292008

                                



                       NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                             Released: April 30, 
2004

By the Resident Agent, Portland Office, Enforcement Bureau:

  1.      This  is  a  Notice  of  Violation  ("Notice")   issued 
     pursuant to Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules,1 to  New 
     Northwest Broadcasters LLC.

  2.      On April 8, 2004, an agent of the Commission's Portland 
     Office inspected the antenna  structures, ASR#s 1047244  and 
     1047245, located at  1006 W Marine  Drive, Astoria,  Oregon, 
     and observed the following violation:

  2.a.      47 C.F.R.  17.4(g): ``...the Antenna  Structure 
            Registration  Number  must  be  displayed  in  a 
            conspicuous place so that it is readily  visible 
            near the base  of the antenna structure.''   The 
            agent observed during inspection that the  tower 
            owner had not displayed the numbers.  

  3.      Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 
     1934, as  amended,2 and  Section  1.89 of  the  Commission's 
     Rules, New Northwest Broadcasters LLC, must submit a written 
     statement concerning this matter  within 20 days of  release 
     of  this  Notice.   The  response  must  fully  explain  the 
     violation, must contain a  statement of the specific  action 
     taken to correct the violation and preclude recurrence,  and 
     should  include  a  time  line  for  completion  of  pending 
     corrective action.  The response must be complete in  itself 
     and signed by a principal  or officer of the licensee.   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
                 Portland Resident Agent Office
                     P.O. Box 61469
                     Vancouver, WA 98666-1469

  4.      This Notice shall be sent to New Northwest Broadcasters 
     LLC, 15405 SE 37th  Street, Suite 130, Bellevue,  Washington 
     98006.

  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




                                Binh Nguyen
                                Resident Agent
                                Portland Office



Cc: Paul Mitchell
       General Manager
       KAST-AM Radio
       1006 West Marine Drive
       Astoria, Oregon 97103

_________________________

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.