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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Citadel Broadcasting Company ) File No. EB-10-OR-0008

   Licensee of Radio Station KKND-FM )

   Facility ID # 12157 ) NOV No. V201032620001

   Belle Chasse, LA )



                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: February 18, 2010

   By the District Director, New Orleans Office, South Central Region,
   Enforcement Bureau:

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules to Citadel Broadcasting Company,
       licensee of radio station KKND-FM in Belle Chasse, LA.

    2. On February 1, 2010, an agent of the Commission's New Orleans Office
       monitored radio station KKND-FM located at Belle Chasse, LA and
       observed the following violation:

     a. 47 C.F.R. S: 73.1680(a): "An emergency antenna is one that is erected
        for temporary use after the authorized main and auxiliary antennas
        are damaged and cannot be used." While monitoring KKND-FM, the agent
        from the New Orleans Office observed the station operating from an
        emergency antenna for approximately one hour. The station reported it
        operated from the emergency antenna to conduct maintenance testing.
        The main and auxiliary antennas, however, were not damaged.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Citadel
       Broadcasting Company, 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 KKND-FM. 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

   New Orleans Office

   2424 Edenborn Avenue

   Suite 460

   Metairie, LA 70001

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Citadel Broadcasting 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.


   Walter Gernon

   District Director

   New Orleans District Office

   South Central Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S: 308(b).

   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