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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Vincent Shiflet ) File No. EB-10-ST-0150

   Licensee of Radio Station K272ED )

   Kennewick, Washington )



   ) NOV No. V201132980001



                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: 2/8/11

   By the District Director, Seattle Office, Western Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules, to Vincent Shiflet, licensee of radio
       station K272ED in Kennewick, Washington.

    2. On December 22, 2010, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's Seattle
       Office monitored radio station K272ED located in Kennewick,
       Washington, and observed the following violation:

     a. 47 C.F.R. S: 74.1203(e): It shall be the responsibility of the
        licensee of an FM translator or FM booster station to correct any
        condition of interference which results from the radiation of radio
        frequency energy by its equipment on any frequency outside the
        assigned channel. At the time of the investigation, K272ED, which is
        authorized for 102.300 MHz, was emitting spurious emissions on
        118.625 MHz, an FAA frequency at the Tri-Cities Airport, Pasco,

    3. Pursuant to Section  308(b)  of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Vincent Shiflet,
       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 Vincent Shiflet. 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

   Seattle Office

   11410 NE 122nd Way, Suite #312

   Kirkland, Washington 98034-6927

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Vincent Shiflet at his 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.


   Kristine McGowan

   District Director

   Seattle District Office

   Western 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