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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Beaver Creek Cooperative Telephone Company ) File No. EB-07-PO-048


   Physical System ID # 016361  ) NOV No. V20073292006

   Oregon City, Oregon )



                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: March 28, 2007

   By the Resident Agent, Portland Resident Agent Office, Western Region,
   Enforcement Bureau:

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules, to Beaver Creek Cooperative Telephone
       Company ("Beaver Creek"), operator of a cable system in Oregon City,

    2. On March 16, 2007, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's Portland
       Resident Agent Office inspected the Beaver Creek cable system located
       near Oregon City, Oregon and observed the following violation:

     a. 47 C.F.R. S 76.1700: "The operator of every cable television system
        having 1000 or more subscribers but fewer than 5000 subscribers . . .
        shall maintain for public inspection a file containing a copy of all
        records required to be kept by S 76.1701 (political file)." At the
        time of the inspection, Beaver Creek could not produce a copy of the
        required political file.

     b. 47 C.F.R. S 76.1711: "Every cable system of 1,000 or more subscribers
        shall keep a record of each test and activation of the Emergency
        Alert System (EAS) procedures pursuant to the requirement of part 11
        of this chapter and the EAS Operating Handbook. These records shall
        be kept for three years." At the time of the inspection, Beaver Creek
        could not produce EAS logs or an EAS Operating Handbook.

    3. Pursuant to Section 403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,
       and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Beaver Creek 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 Beaver
       Creek. 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

   Portland Resident Agent Office

   P.O. Box 61469

   Vancouver, Washington 98666-1469

    4. This Notice shall be sent to by Certified Mail/Return Receipt
       Requested and regular mail to Beaver Creek Cooperative Telephone
       Company at its address of record.

    5. 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. 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.


   Binh Nguyen

   Resident Agent

   Portland Resident Agent Office

   Western Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S 403.

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

   18 U.S.C. S 1001 et seq.

   Federal Communications Commission


                       Federal Communications Commission