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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

     In the Matter of                          EB-05-IH-0897                 
     GREATER HARDIN ASSOCIATION                Facility ID No. 134773        
     Licensee of Low Power FM Station          NAL/Account No. 200932080049  
     KRWS-LP, Hardin, Montana              )                                 
                                               FRN 0008094708                


   Adopted: July 1, 2009 Released: July 1, 2009

   By the Chief, Investigations and Hearings Division, Enforcement Bureau:

    1. In this Order, we adopt the attached Consent Decree entered into by
       the Enforcement Bureau ("Bureau") and the Greater Hardin Association
       ("GHA") (collectively, the "Parties"). The Consent Decree terminates
       an investigation by the Bureau for possible violations of Sections
       73.858 and 73.860 Commission's Rules regarding the ownership of low
       power FM Station KRWS-LP, Hardin Montana and "The Original Briefs," a
       newspaper circulated in Hardin, Montana.

    2. The Parties have negotiated the terms of the Consent Decree that
       resolve this matter. A copy of the Consent Decree is attached hereto
       and incorporated herein by reference.

    3. 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 investigation.

    4. 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 GHA possesses the basic qualifications
       including, but not limited to, those related to character, to hold or
       obtain any Commission license or authorization.

    5. Accordingly, IT IS ORDERED that, pursuant to Section 4(i) of the
       Communications Act of 1934, as amended, and Sections 0.111 and 0.311
       of the Commission's Rules, the Consent Decree attached to this Order
       IS ADOPTED.

    6. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the above-captioned investigation IS

    7. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the third-party complaint before the
       Enforcement Bureau filed against GHA regarding the above-captioned
       investigation as of the date of this Consent Decree IS DISMISSED.

    8. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this Order and Consent Decree
       shall be sent by first class mail, postage prepaid, and certified
       mail, return receipt requested, to Greater Hardin Association, 212
       North Center Ave., Hardin, Montana 59034.


   Hillary S. DeNigro

   Chief, Investigations and Hearings Division

   Enforcement Bureau

   See 47 C.F.R. S:S: 73.858, 73.860.

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

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

   Federal Communications Commission DA 09-1273


   Federal Communications Commission DA 09-1273