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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Cumulus Licensing L.L.C. ) File No. EB-09-PA-0271

   Licensee of Radio Station WWIZ )

   Facility ID # 23437 ) NOV No. V201132400014

   Mercer, Pennsylvania )



                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: March 4, 2011

   By the District Director, Philadelphia Office, Northeast Region,
   Enforcement Bureau:

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules to Cumulus Licensing L.L.C.
       ("Cumulus"), the licensee of radio station WWIZ in Mercer,

    2. On November 17, 2009, an agent of the Commission's Philadelphia Office
       inspected radio station WWIZ located in Mercer, Pennsylvania and
       observed the following violations:

     a. 47 C.F.R. S: 11.52(d): "Broadcast stations ... must monitor two EAS
        sources. The monitoring assignments of each broadcast station ... are
        specified in the State EAS Plan and FCC Mapbook. They are also
        developed in accordance with FCC monitoring priorities..." At the
        time of inspection, Cumulus was not monitoring Local Primary 2
        station WKPL. The Pennsylvania State Plan specifies that WWIZ must
        monitor Local Primary 1 station WWGY on 95.1 MHz and Local Primary 2
        station WKPL on 92.1 MHz.

     b. 47 C.F.R. S: 73.1226(a): "Station records and logs shall be made
        available for inspection or duplication at the request of the FCC or
        its representative. ..." At the time of inspection, station records
        and logs concerning the Emergency Alert System (See
        73.1820(a)(1)(iii) for the periods between November 17, 2008 and
        September 30, 2009 and between October 21, 2009 and November 17, 2009
        were not available for inspection.

     c. 47 C.F.R. S: 11.61(a)(2)(i)(A): "Tests of EAS procedures...Required
        Weekly Tests:...AM, FM, and TV stations must conduct least
        once each week and at random days and times..." Based on a review of
        the WWIZ station logs for the period between September 30, 2009 and
        October 21, 2009, Cumulus was not transmitting the Required Weekly
        Test at random dates and time. Instead, Cumulus was transmitting the
        Required Weekly Tests every Tuesday at 1:36 a.m.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Cumulus Licensing
       L.L.C., must submit a written statement concerning this matter within
       twenty (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 Cumulus Licensing L.L.C. 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

   Federal Communications Commission

   Philadelphia Office

   One Oxford Valley Building, Suite 404

   2300 East Lincoln Highway

   Langhorne, PA 19047

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Cumulus Licensing L.L.C. at its address
       of record.

    5. The Privacy Act of 1974 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.


   Gene J. Stanbro

   District Director

   Philadelphia District Office

   Northeast Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S: 308(b).

   P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. S: 552a(e)(3).

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

                       Federal Communications Commission


                       Federal Communications Commission