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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

     In the Matter of                                                        
     Farmworker Educational Radio                                            
     Network, Inc.                          )     File Number: EB-05-SD-072  
     Licensee of Station KCEC-FM            )   NAL/Acct. No.: 200532940003  
     Wellton, Arizona                       )               FRN: 0010057685  
     Facility ID #21207                     )                                


   Adopted: June 20, 2008 Released: June 24, 2008

   By the Associate Chief, Enforcement Bureau:

    1. In this Order, we adopt the attached Consent Decree entered into
       between the Enforcement Bureau (the "Bureau") and Farmworker
       Educational Radio Network, Inc., ("Farmworker"), licensee of station
       KCEC-FM, Wellton, Arizona. The Consent Decree terminates an
       enforcement proceeding relating to whether Farmworker violated Section
       11.35 of the Commission's Rules ("Rules") by failing to ensure the
       operational readiness of the KCEC-FM Emergency Alert System ("EAS")

    1. The Bureau and Farmworker have negotiated the terms of the Consent
       Decree, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated by

    2. After reviewing the terms of the Consent Decree and evaluating the
       facts before us, we find that the public interest would be served by
       adopting the Consent Decree and terminating the enforcement
       proceeding. In the absence of material new evidence relating to this
       matter, we conclude that our investigation raises no substantial or
       material questions of fact as to whether Farmworker possesses the
       basic qualifications, including character qualifications, to be or
       remain a Commission licensee.

    3. ACCORDINGLY, IT IS ORDERED that, pursuant to Section 4(i) of the
       Communications Act of 1934, as amended, and the authority delegated by
       Sections 0.111 and 0.311 of the Commission's rules, the attached
       Consent Decree IS ADOPTED.

    4. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the above captioned matter IS TERMINATED.

    5. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Farmworker Educational Radio Network, Inc.,
       shall make its voluntary contribution to the United States Treasury,
       as specified in the Consent Decree, by mailing a check or similar
       instrument payable to the order of the Federal Communications
       Commission, to Federal Communications Commission, P.O. Box 979088, St.
       Louis, MO 63197-9000. Payment by overnight mail may be sent to U.S.
       Bank - Government Lockbox #979088, SL-MO-C2-GL, 1005 Convention Plaza,
       St. Louis, MO 63101. Payment by wire transfer may be made to ABA
       Number 021030004, receiving bank TREAS/NYC, and account number
       27000001. For payment by credit card, an FCC Form 159 (Remittance
       Advice) must be submitted.  When completing the FCC Form 159, enter
       the NAL/Account number in block number 23A (call sign/other ID), and
       enter the letters "FORF" in block number 24A (payment type code).
       Farmworker Educational Radio Network, Inc., shall also send electronic
       notification on the date said payment is made to

    6. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that copies of this Order shall be sent by
       regular first class mail and certified mail - return receipt
       requested, to Farmworker Educational Radio Network, Inc., at its
       address of record, and Anne Thomas Paxson, Borsari and Paxson, its
       counsel of record.


   George R. Dillon

   Associate Chief, Enforcement Bureau

   We note that the FCC authorization for KCEC-FM lists the licensee as
   Farmworkers Educational Radio Network, Inc., however, the correct name of
   the entity is Farmworker Educational Radio Network, Inc.

   47 C.F.R. S: 11.35.

   47 U.S.C. S: 154(i).

   47 C.F.R. S:S: 0.111, 0.311.

                  Federal Communications Commission DA 08-1462



                  Federal Communications Commission DA 08-1462