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   Before the

   Federal Communications Commission

   Washington, D.C. 20554


                                    )                                
                                                                     
     In the Matter of               )                                
                                                                     
     Larson-Wynn, Inc.              )     File Number: EB-06-PO-145  
                                                                     
     Licensee of Station KODL(AM)   )   NAL/Acct. No.: 200732920001  
                                                                     
     The Dalles, Oregon             )               FRN: 0003780053  
                                                                     
     Facility ID # 36629            )                                
                                                                     
                                    )                                


                  NOTICE OF APPARENT LIABILITY FOR FORFEITURE

                                                  Released: February 21, 2007

   By the Resident Agent, Portland Resident Agent Office, Western Region,
   Enforcement Bureau:

   I. INTRODUCTION

    1. In this Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture ("NAL"), we find
       that Larson-Wynn, Inc. ("Larson-Wynn"), licensee of broadcast station
       KODL(AM), in The Dalles, Oregon, apparently willfully and repeatedly
       violated Section 73.1350(a) of the Commission's Rules ("Rules") by
       operating station KODL at an unauthorized location. We conclude,
       pursuant to Section 503(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended ("Act"), that Larson-Wynn is apparently liable for a
       forfeiture in the amount of four thousand dollars ($4,000).

   II. BACKGROUND

    2. On October 27, 2006, in response to a complaint, an agent from the
       Enforcement Bureau's Portland Resident Agent Office ("Portland
       Office") monitored KODL's signal on frequency 1440 kHz in The Dalles,
       Oregon. Using radio direction finding equipment, the agent traced the
       source of KODL's broadcast signal to a horizontal antenna located at
       1709 Cherry Heights Road, The Dalles, Oregon. Later that day, the
       Portland agent interviewed Al Wynn, a representative of Larson-Wynn.
       Wynn admitted that he had been operating the station from his
       residence, 1709 Cherry Heights Road, The Dalles, Oregon, with special
       temporary authority ("STA") which had expired on February 25, 2004.
       Wynn provided documents to the Portland agent indicating that after
       the KODL STA expired on February 25, 2004, he submitted an extension
       request, dated August 31, 2004, to the Commission. On September 22,
       2004, the FCC returned the request for failure to file the appropriate
       fee.

    3. According to KODL's license, the authorized location for the KODL
       transmitter is 45-o 35' 31'' north latitude, 121-o 11' 57'' west
       longitude. The Portland agent's inspection revealed that the
       coordinates of the current location of the KODL's transmitter at 1709
       Cherry Heights Road, The Dalles, Oregon, are approximately 45DEG
       35'10" north latitude and 121DEG 12' 25" west longitude, more than
       one-half mile from the station's authorized location. A review of
       Commission records reveals that Larson-Wynn's most recent STA for KODL
       expired on February 25, 2004. According to Commission records, there
       is no pending request for STA for KODL, and no pending modification
       application.

   III. DISCUSSION

    4. Section 503(b) of the Act provides that any person who willfully fails
       to comply substantially with the terms and conditions of any license,
       or willfully fails to comply with any of the provisions of the Act or
       of any rule, regulation or order issued by the Commission thereunder,
       shall be liable for a forfeiture penalty. The term "willful" as used
       in Section 503(b) has been interpreted to mean simply that the acts or
       omissions are committed knowingly. The term "repeated" means the
       commission or omission of such act more than once or for more than one
       day.

    5. Section 73.1350(a) of the Commission's rules states "[e]ach licensee
       is responsible for maintaining and operating its broadcast station in
       a manner which complies with the technical rules set forth elsewhere
       in this part and in accordance with the terms of the station
       authorization." On October 27, 2006, the Portland Office agent
       observed that KODL was transmitting from a location that was not
       authorized in the KODL license. The licensee of KODL provided
       documents to the agent indicating that after the KODL STA expired on
       February 25, 2004, he submitted an extension request, dated August 31,
       2004, to the FCC. On September 22, 2004, the FCC returned the
       extension request for failure to file the appropriate fee. Larson-Wynn
       failed to re-submit the correct fee payment and continued operating
       the station from an unauthorized location from September 22, 2004 to
       October 27, 2006. The violation, therefore, was willful. The violation
       occurred for more than one day, therefore, it was repeated.

    6. Pursuant to The Commission's Forfeiture Policy Statement and Amendment
       of Section 1.80 of the Rules to Incorporate the Forfeiture Guidelines,
       ("Forfeiture Policy Statement"), and Section 1.80 of the Rules, the
       base forfeiture amount for violation of the operation at unauthorized
       location is $4,000. In assessing the monetary forfeiture amount, we
       must also take into account the statutory factors set forth in Section
       503(b) (2) (D) of the Act, which include the nature, circumstances,
       extent, and gravity of the violations, and with respect to the
       violator, the degree of culpability, and history of prior offenses,
       ability to pay, and other such matters as justice may require.
       Applying the Forfeiture Policy Statement, Section 1.80, and the
       statutory factors to the instant case, we conclude that Larson-Wynn is
       apparently liable for a $4,000 forfeiture.

    7. We will also require Larson-Wynn to file a report with the Resident
       Agent of the Portland Resident Agent Office concerning Larson-Wynn's
       efforts to bring KODL(AM) into compliance with the terms of its
       authorization. Specifically, Larson-Wynn must detail how it has
       relocated its transmitter to the coordinates specified in the station
       authorization, or how it has amended its authorization to accurately
       reflect the location of the transmitter, or how it has a received a
       new STA for the transmitter's current location.

   IV. ORDERING CLAUSES

    8. Accordingly, IT IS ORDERED THAT, pursuant to Section 503(b) of the
       Communications Act of 1934, as amended, and Sections 0.111, 0.311 and
       1.80 of the Commission's Rules, Larson-Wynn, Inc. is hereby NOTIFIED
       of this APPARENT LIABILITY FOR A FORFEITURE in the amount of four
       thousand dollars ($4,000) for violation of Section 73.1350(a) of the
       Commission's Rules.

    9. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that, pursuant to Section 1.80 of the
       Commission's Rules within thirty days of the release date of this
       Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture, Larson-Wynn, Inc. SHALL
       PAY the full amount of the proposed forfeiture or SHALL FILE a written
       statement seeking reduction or cancellation of the proposed
       forfeiture. Payment of the forfeiture must be made by check or similar
       instrument, payable to the order of the Federal Communications
       Commission.

   10. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Larson-Wynn, Inc., SHALL FILE, within
       thirty (30) days of the release of this Notice, a report with the
       Resident Agent, Portland Resident Agent Office, concerning
       Larson-Wynn, Inc.'s efforts to come into compliance with the
       authorization for station KODL(AM), as detailed above.

   11. Payment of the forfeiture must be made by check or similar instrument,
       payable to the order of the Federal Communications Commission.\001 The
       payment must include the NAL/Acct. No. and FRN No. referenced
       above.\001 Payment by\001check or money order may be mailed to Federal
       Communications Commission, P.O. Box\001358340,\001Pittsburgh, PA
       15251-8340.\001 Payment by overnight mail may be sent to\001Mellon
       Bank\001/LB\001358340,\001500 Ross Street, Room 1540670, Pittsburgh,
       PA 15251.\001 Payment by wire transfer may be made to ABA
       Number\001043000261, receiving bank\001Mellon Bank, and account
       number\001911-6106.

   12. The response, if any, must be mailed to Federal Communications
       Commission, Enforcement Bureau, Western Region, Portland Resident
       Agent Office, P.O. Box 61469, Vancouver, Washington 98666-1469 and
       must include the NAL/Acct. No. referenced in the caption.

   13. The Commission will not consider reducing or canceling a forfeiture in
       response to a claim of inability to pay unless the petitioner submits:
       (1) federal tax returns for the most recent three-year period; (2)
       financial statements prepared according to generally accepted
       accounting practices ("GAAP"); or (3) some other reliable and
       objective documentation that accurately reflects the petitioner's
       current financial status. Any claim of inability to pay must
       specifically identify the basis for the claim by reference to the
       financial documentation submitted.

   14. Requests for payment of the full amount of this Notice of Apparent
       Liability for Forfeiture under an installment plan should be sent to:
       Associate Managing Director - Financial Operations, Room 1A625, 445
       12th Street, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20554.

   15. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this Notice of Apparent Liability
       for Forfeiture shall be sent by Certified Mail, Return Receipt
       Requested, and regular mail to Larson-Wynn, Inc.

   FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

   Binh Nguyen

   Resident Agent

   Portland Resident Agent Office

   Western Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S 73.1350(a).

   47 U.S.C. S 503(b).

   On October 27, 2006, the agent inspected KODL's authorized antenna site,
   observed that KODL's authorized antennas were dismantled, and found only
   an empty field with a sign saying "Future Home of First Christian Church."

   File No. BSTA-20030811AHL, granted August 25, 2003.

   Section 312(f)(1) of the Act, 47 U.S.C. S 312(f)(1), which applies to
   violations for which forfeitures are assessed under Section 503(b) of the
   Act, provides that "[t]he term 'willful', when used with reference to the
   commission or omission of any act, means the conscious and deliberate
   commission or omission of such act, irrespective of any intent to violate
   any provision of this Act or any rule or regulation of the Commission
   authorized by this Act...." See Southern California Broadcasting Co., 6
   FCC Rcd 4387 (1991).

   Section 312(f)(2) of the Act, 47 U.S.C. S 312(f)(2), which also applies to
   violations for which forfeitures are assessed under Section 503(b) of the
   Act, provides that "[t]he term 'repeated', when used with reference to the
   commission or omission of any act, means the commission or omission of
   such act more than once or, if such commission or omission is continuous,
   for more than one day."

   47 C.F.R. S 73.1350(a).

   12 FCC Rcd 17087 (1997), recon. denied, 15 FCC Rcd 303 (1999); 47 C.F.R.
   S1.80.

   47 U.S.C. S 503(b), 47 C.F.R. SS 0.111, 0.311, 1.80, 73.1350(a).

   See 47 C.F.R. S 1.1914.

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