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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Blue Ridge Communications  ) File No. EB-08-PA-027


   Duncannon, Pennsylvania ) NOV No. V200832400016




                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: April  15, 2008

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

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules to Blue Ridge Communications in
       Duncannon, Pennsylvania.

    2. On February 26, 2008, an agent of the Commission's Philadelphia Office
       inspected the Blue Ridge cable system serving Duncannon, Pennsylvania
       and observed the following violations:

     a. 47 C.F.R. S: 11.61(b): "Entries of each test and activation of the
        EAS must be made in the broadcast station log as specified in Section
        11.54(b).2" At the time of inspection, the agent observed that the
        station did not have any records of conducted "EAS Required Monthly
        Tests" and "EAS Required Weekly Tests" between August 1, 2005 and
        July 23, 2006. The agent also observed that there were no entries in
        the log indicating the reasons why the tests were not conducted as

     b. 47 C.F.R. S: 76.1703: "Cable operators airing children's programming
        must maintain records sufficient to verify compliance with S:76.225
        and make such records available to the public. Such records must be
        maintained for a period sufficient to cover the limitations period
        specified in 47 U.S.C. 503(b)(6)(B)." At the time of inspection, the
        agent observed that the last record demonstrating compliance with
        Section 76.225 of the Rules was dated September 30, 2007.

    3. Pursuant to Section 403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,
       and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Blue Ridge Communications
       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 actions. The
       response must be complete in itself and signed by a principal or
       officer of the Blue Ridge Communications. 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

   Federal Communications Commission

   Philadelphia Office

   One Oxford Valley Building, Suite 404

   2300 East Lincoln Highway

   Langhorne, Pennsylvania 19047

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Blue Ridge Communications 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.


   Gene J Stanbro

   District Director

   Philadelphia Office

   Enforcement Bureau

   Northeast Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   2 47 C.F.R. S: 11.54(b).

   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