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

In the Matter of                 )
Severstal North America, Inc     )         File No. EB-05-
Licensee of Radio Station KRF206 )
Dearborn, Michigan               )         NOV No.  
V20063236009                     )

                     NOTICE OF VIOLATION

November 3,  2005

By the District Director, Detroit Office, Northeast Region, 
Enforcement Bureau:

   1.     This is a Notice of Violation (``Notice'') issued 
     pursuant to Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules1 to 
     Severstal North America, Inc. (``Severstal''), licensee 
     of radio station KRF206 in Dearborn, Michigan.

   2.     On September 23, 2005, an agent of the 
     Commission's Detroit Office monitored and inspected 
     radio station KRF206 located at Dearborn Michigan, and 
     observed the following violations:

   2.a.      47 C.F.R.  1.903:  ``General Rule.  
             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.''  On September 
             23, 2005, using direction finding 
             equipment, an agent in the Detroit Office 
             determined that Severstal North America, 
             Inc. was operating a repeater on the 
             frequency 456.4625 MHz in Dearborn, 
             Michigan.  A search of the FCC's database 
             showed that Severstal did not have 
             authorization to operate on that 

   2.b.      47 C.F.R.  90.425(a):  ``... each station 
             or system shall be identified by the 
             transmission of the assigned call sign 
             during each transmission or exchange of 
             transmissions,  or once each 15 minutes 
             ... during periods of continuous 
             operation...''  An agent in Detroit Office 
             monitored transmissions on the frequency 
             456.4625 MHz from 9:40 a.m. to 10:29 a.m. 
             on September 23, 2005.  During that time, 
             the agent did not hear a station 

   3.     Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications 
     Act of 1934, as amended,2 and Section 1.89 of the 
     Commission's Rules, Severstal North America, Inc., must 
     submit a written statement concerning this matter 
     within twenty (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.  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
                  Detroit, Michigan, 48335

   4.     This Notice shall be sent to Severstal North 
     America, Inc., at its address of record.

   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 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


                         James A. Bridgewater
                         District Director
                         Detroit District Office
                         Northeast Region
                         Enforcement Bureau


147 C.F.R.  1.89.

247 U.S.C.  308(b).

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

418 U.S.C.  1001 et seq.