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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Prestige Communications Inc. ) File No.: EB-FIELDNER-12-00004499

   Licensee of Station WLRB )

   Facility ID # 60017 ) NOV No.: V201332320002

   Macomb, IL )

                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: October  9, 2012

   By the District Director, Chicago Office, Northeast Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation (Notice) issued pursuant to Section 1.89
       of the Commission's rules (Rules)to Prestige Communications Inc.,
       licensee of AM Station WLRB in Macomb, Illinois. Pursuant to Section
       1.89(a) of the Rules, issuance of this Notice does not preclude the
       Enforcement Bureau from further action if warranted, including issuing
       a Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture for the violations noted

    2. On September 18, 2012, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's Chicago
       Office inspected Station WLRB located at Macomb, Illinois, and
       observed the following violations:

    a. 47 C.F.R. S: 73.1590: "(a) The licensee of each AM . . . station . . .
       must make equipment performance measurements for each main transmitter
       as follows: . . . (6) Annually, for AM stations, with not more than 14
       months between measurements." At the time of the inspection, there was
       no copy of the equipment performance measurements for Station WLRB

    b. 47 C.F.R. S: 73.1820(a): " . . . The following information must be
       entered: . . . (1)(iii) An entry of each test and activation of the
       Emergency Alert System (EAS) pursuant to the requirement of part 11 of
       this chapter and the EAS Operating Handbook. Stations may keep EAS
       data in a special EAS log which shall be maintained at a convenient
       location; however, this log is considered a part of the station log."
       At the time of inspection, there was no log of each test and
       activation of the Emergency Alert System for June, July, and August

    c. 47 C.F.R. S: 73.1870: "(a) The licensee of each AM, FM, TV or Class A
       TV broadcast station must designate a person to serve as the station's
       chief operator. . . . (b)(3) The designation of the chief operator
       must be in writing with a copy of the designation posted with the
       station license." At the time of inspection, there was no written
       designation of a chief operator for Station WLRB.

    d. 47 C.F.R. S: 73.3526(e): "Contents of the file. The material to be
       retained in the public inspection file is as follows: . . . (12) Radio
       issues/programs lists. For commercial AM and FM broadcast stations,
       every three months a list of programs that have provided the station's
       most significant treatment of community issues during the preceding
       three month period. The list for each calendar quarter is to be filed
       by the tenth day of the succeeding calendar quarter (e.g., January 10
       for the quarter October-December, April 10 for the quarter
       January-March, etc.). The list shall include a brief narrative
       describing what issues were given significant treatment and the
       programming that provided this treatment. The description of the
       programs shall include, but shall not be limited to, the time, date,
       duration, and title of each program in which the issue was treated."
       At the time of the inspection, the public file was missing the radio
       issues/programs lists for the 4th Quarter of 2011 and 1st and 2nd
       Quarters of 2012.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Rules, we seek additional information
       concerning the violations and any remedial actions taken. Therefore,
       Prestige Communications Inc. must submit a written statement
       concerning this matter within twenty (20) days of release of this
       Notice. The response (i) must fully explain each violation, including
       all relevant surrounding facts and circumstances, (ii) must contain a
       statement of the specific action(s) taken to correct each violation
       and preclude recurrence, and (iii) must include a time line for
       completion of any pending corrective actions. The response must be
       complete in itself and must not be abbreviated by reference to other
       communications or answers to other notices.

    4. In accordance with Section 1.16 of the Rules, we direct Prestige
       Communications Inc., to support its response to this Notice with an
       affidavit or declaration under penalty of perjury, signed and dated by
       an authorized officer of Prestige Communications Inc., with personal
       knowledge of the representations provided in the Prestige
       Communications Inc., response, verifying the truth and accuracy of the
       information therein, and confirming that all of the information
       requested by this Notice which is in the licensee's possession,
       custody, control, or knowledge has been produced. To knowingly and
       willfully make any false statement or conceal any material fact in
       reply to this Notice is punishable by fine or imprisonment under Title
       18 of the U.S. Code.

    5. 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

   Chicago Office

   1550 North Northwest Highway, Room 306

   Park Ridge, IL 60068

    6. This Notice shall be sent to Prestige Communications Inc. at its
       address of record.

    7. 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.


   James M. Roop

   District Director

   Chicago District Office

   Northeast Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89(a).

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

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89(c).

   Section 1.16 of the Rules provides that "[a]ny document to be filed with
   the Federal Communications Commission and which is required by any law,
   rule or other regulation of the United States to be supported, evidenced,
   established or proved by a written sworn declaration, verification,
   certificate, statement, oath or affidavit by the person making the same,
   may be supported, evidenced, established or proved by the unsworn
   declaration, certification, verification, or statement in writing of such
   person . . . . Such declaration shall be subscribed by the declarant as
   true under penalty of perjury, and dated, in substantially the following
   form . . . : `I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of
   perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date).
   (Signature)'." 47 C.F.R. S: 1.16.

   18 U.S.C. S: 1001 et seq. See also 47 C.F.R. S: 1.17.

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

   Federal Communications Commission


                       Federal Communications Commission