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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )

   )

   WAMC ) File No. EB-FIELDNER-12-00005659

   Licensee of NCE Station WANC )

   Facility ID # 70842 )

   Ticonderoga, NY ) NOV No. V201332380003

   )

   )

                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: Dec. 12, 2012

   By the District Director, New York Office, Northeast Region, Enforcement
   Bureau:

    1. This is a Notice of Violation (Notice) issued pursuant to Section 1.89
       of the Commission's rules (Rules) to WAMC, licensee of Non-Commercial
       Educational FM Station WANC  in Ticonderoga, New York. Pursuant to
       Section 1.89(a) of the Rules, issuance of this NOV does not preclude
       the Enforcement Bureau from further action if warranted, including
       issuing a Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture for the
       violation noted herein.

    2. On October 30, 2012, in response to a complaint from AT&T concerning
       interference to its cellular service in Ticonderoga, New York, an
       agent of the Enforcement Bureau's New York Office conducted an
       investigation and observed the following violation:

   47 C.F.R. S: 73.317(a): "FM broadcast stations employing transmitters
   authorized after January 1, 1960, must maintain the bandwidth occupied by
   their emissions in accordance with the specification detailed below. FM
   broadcast stations employing transmitters installed or type accepted
   before January 1, 1960, must achieve the highest degree of compliance with
   these specifications practicable with their existing equipment. In either
   case, should harmful interference to other authorized stations occur, the
   licensee shall correct the problem promptly or cease operation." The
   eighth harmonic of WNAC (831.2 MHz) was emanating from Station WANC's
   transmitter building, causing interference to AT&T equipment located
   approximately 125 feet away.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b)  of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Rules, we seek additional information
       concerning the violations and any remedial actions taken. Therefore,
       WAMC must submit a written statement concerning this matter within
       twenty (20) days of release of this Notice. The response (i) must
       fully explain each violation, including all relevant surrounding facts
       and circumstances, (ii) must contain a statement of the specific
       action(s) taken to correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and
       (iii) must include a time line for completion of any pending
       corrective action(s). The response must be complete in itself  and
       must not be abbreviated by reference to other communications or
       answers to other notices.

    4. In accordance with Section 1.16 of the Rules, we direct WAMC to
       support its response to this Notice with an affidavit or declaration
       under penalty of perjury, signed and dated by an authorized officer of
       WAMC with personal knowledge of the representations provided in WAMC
       response, verifying the truth and accuracy of the information therein,
       and confirming that all of the information requested by this Notice
       which is in the licensee's possession, custody, control, or knowledge
       has been produced. To knowingly and willfully make any false statement
       or conceal any material fact in reply to this Notice is punishable by
       fine or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. Code.

    5. 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

   New York Office

   201 Varick Street

   Suite # 1151

   New York, NY  10014-7046

    6. This Notice shall be sent to WAMC at its  address of record.

    7. 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.

   FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

   Gary Barker

   Acting District Director

   New York District Office

   Northeast  Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89(a).

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

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89(c).

   Section 1.16 of the Rules provides that "[a]ny document to be filed with
   the Federal Communications Commission and which is required by any law,
   rule or other regulation of the United States to be supported, evidenced,
   established or proved by a written sworn declaration, verification,
   certificate, statement, oath or affidavit by the person making the same,
   may be supported, evidenced, established or proved by the unsworn
   declaration, certification, verification, or statement in writing of such
   person . . . . Such declaration shall be subscribed by the declarant as
   true under penalty of perjury, and dated, in substantially the following
   form . . . : `I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of
   perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date).
   (Signature)'." 47 C.F.R. S: 1.16.

   18 U.S.C. S: 1001 et seq. See also 47 C.F.R. S: 1.17.

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

   Federal Communications Commission

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