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                           Before the
                Federal Communications Commission
                     Washington, D.C. 20554

In the Matter of                )
WCSR, Inc.                      )               File  No.  EB-04-
Licensee of Radio Stations WCSR/WCSR-FM )
Facility ID #71298 and 71299    )               NOV           No. 
Hillsdale, Michigan             )

                       NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                               Released: March 2, 

By the District Director, Detroit Office, Enforcement Bureau:

     1.   This  is  a  Notice  of  Violation  ("Notice")   issued 
pursuant to Section  1.89 of  the Commission's  Rules1, to  WCSR, 
Inc., licensee of radio stations WCSR/WCSR-FM (``WCSR''). 

     2.   On February  5,  2004,  an agent  of  the  Commission's 
Detroit  Office  inspected  radio   station  WCSR,  licensed   to 
Hillsdale, Michigan, and observed the following violations:

          a.   47   C.F.R.        11.35(a):     ``Equipment 
     operational    readiness...Broadcast     stations...are 
     responsible  for  ensuring   that  EAS  Encoders,   EAS 
     Decoders and Attention Signal generating and  receiving 
     equipment used as part of the EAS are installed so that 
     the monitoring and transmitting functions are available 
     during the  times  the  stations  and  systems  are  in 
     operation.    Additionally,  broadcast  stations...must 
     determine the  cause  of  any failure  to  receive  the 
     required  tests   or   activations  specified   in    
     11.61(a)(1) and (2).  Appropriate entries must be  made 
     in the broadcast station log as specified in   73.1820 
     and  73.1840 of this chapter,...indicating reasons why 
     any tests were not  received.''  There were no  entries 
     made in  the station  logs  indicating why  EAS  weekly 
     receive  tests  were  missing   for  the  time   period 
     September 28, 2003 to January 31, 2004.

          b.   47 C.F.R.  11.61 (a)(1)(v):  ``Tests of  EAS 
     procedures...Required  Monthly  Tests...these   monthly 
     tests must be transmitted within 60 minutes of  receipt 
     by  broadcast  an  EAS  Local  Area   or 
     State...''  During the months  of October and  December 
     2003, no monthly tests were sent. 

          c.   47 C.F.R.   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...''  During January 2004, 
     no weekly EAS tests were sent.  

          d.   47 C.F.R.    73.1820(a)(1)(iii):   ``Station 
     Log.  Entries  must be  made  in the  station  log...An 
     entry of  each test  and  activation of  the  Emergency 
     Alert System  (EAS)...''  During  the period  September 
     28, 2003 through January  31, 2004, there were  missing 
     EAS receive tests. 

          e.   47   C.F.R.       73.1870(b)(3):     ``Chief 
     operators.  The designation of the chief operator  must 
     be in writing  with a  copy of  the designation  posted 
     with  the  station  license.   Agreements  with   chief 
     operators serving  on  a  contract  basis  must  be  in 
     writing with a  copy kept in  the station files.''   At 
     the  time   of  inspection,   there  was   no   written 
     designation of the chief operator available.

          f.   47   C.F.R.       73.1870(c)(3):     ``Chief 
     operators...The  chief  operator  is  responsible   for 
     completion of the  following duties  specified in  this 
     paragraph below.   When  the duties  are  delegated  to 
     other  persons,  the  chief  operator  shall   maintain 
     supervisory oversight  sufficient  to  know  that  each 
     requirement has been fulfilled in a timely and  correct 
     manner...Review of the  station records  at least  once 
     each week to  determine if required  entries are  being 
     made correctly...Upon  completion  of the  review,  the 
     chief operator or his designee  must date and sign  the 
     log,  initiate  any  corrective  action  which  may  be 
     necessary, and  advise  the  station  licensee  of  any 
     condition which is  repetitive...''  During the  period 
     September 28, 2003 through January 31, 2004, there  was 
     no review of the station logs by the chief operator.

          g.   47 C.F.R.   73.3526(e)(5):   ``Local  public 
     inspection file  of commercial  stations...Contents  of 
     the file.  The  material to be  retained in the  public 
     inspection file is as follows:...Ownership reports  and 
     related materials.  A copy of the most recent, complete 
     ownership report filed  with the FCC  for the  station, 
     together  with  any  statements  filed  with  the   FCC 
     certifying that  the  current report  is  accurate  and 
     together with  all related  material.  These  materials 
     shall be  retained  until  a  new,  complete  ownership 
     report is filed with the FCC,  at which time a copy  of 
     the new  report  and  any related  materials  shall  be 
     placed in  the file...''   At the  time of  inspection, 
     there was no ownership report in the public  inspection 

          3.   Pursuant to Section  308(b) of the  Communications 
Act of 1934, as  amended2, and Section  1.89 of the  Commission's 
Rules, WCSR,  Inc., must  submit a  written statement  concerning 
this matter  within  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  licensee  with personal  knowledge  of the  matter.   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
                    Detroit Office
                    24897 Hathaway Street
                    Farmington Hills, MI 48335-1552

     4.   This Notice shall be sent to WCSR, Inc., 170 North West 
Street, Box 273, Hillsdale, Michigan 49242.

     5.   The Privacy Act  of 19743 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 
your  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.4

                              FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

                              James A. Bridgewater
                              District Director
                              Detroit Office

1 47 C.F.R.  1.89
2 47 U.S.C.  308(b)
3 P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C.  552a(e)(3)
4 18 U.S.C.  1001 et seq