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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )

   )

   MPS Media of Scranton License, LLC ) File No.: EB-FIELDNER-14-00013177

   )

   Licensee of Station WLE212 ) NOV No.: V201432400014

   )

   Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania ) Facility ID: 73374

   )

                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: February 4, 2014

   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 (Rules)^ to MPS Media of Scranton License,
       LLC (MPS Media), licensee of Television Studio Transmitter Link
       Station WLE212 in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Pursuant to Section 1.89(a)
       of the Rules, issuance of this Notice does not preclude the
       Enforcement Bureau from further action if warranted, including issuing
       a Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture for the violations noted
       herein.^

    2. On January 15, 2014, agents of the Enforcement Bureau's Philadelphia
       Office inspected Station WLE212 located at 1181 Highway 315, Wilkes
       Barre, Pennsylvania 18702 and observed the following violations:

     a. 47 C.F.R. S 1.903(a): "Stations in the Wireless Radio Services must
        be used and operated only in accordance with the rules applicable to
        their particular service as set forth in this title and with a valid
        authorization granted by the Commission under the provisions of this
        part...." According to the license for Station WLE212, MPS Media is
        authorized to operate a Television Studio Transmitter Link between
        the frequencies 6900 MHz and 6925 MHz at 916 Oak Street, Scranton,
        Pennsylvania at the coordinates 41-26-46.2 North Latitude /
        075-39-57.6 West Longitude. Agents found the station operating on
        this frequency at 1181 Highway 315, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania at the
        coordinates 41-15-37.5 North Latitude / 075-49-06.9 West Longitude,
        which is approximately 15.1 miles from the authorized location.

     b. 47 C.F.R. S 74.664(a): "The station license and any other instrument
        of authorization or individual order concerning the construction of
        the equipment or manner of operation of the station shall be posted
        in the room in which the transmitter is located." At the time of the
        inspection, the license authorization for Station WLE212 was not
        posted next to the transmitter.

    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, MPS Media 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 MPS Media to
       support its response to this Notice with an affidavit or declaration
       under penalty of perjury, signed and dated by an authorized officer of
       MPS Media with personal knowledge of the representations provided in
       MPS Media's 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

   Philadelphia Office

   One Oxford Valley Building, Suite 404

   2300 East Lincoln Highway

   Langhorne, Pennsylvania 19047

    6. This Notice shall be sent to MPS Media of Scranton License, LLC 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

   David C. Dombrowski

   District Director

   Philadelphia 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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                       Federal Communications Commission