FCC Fines Nashville AM For Late License Renewal Application
February 3, 2015 at 12:05 PM (PT)
SG COMMUNICATIONS has been fined $7,000 for a late license renewal application and unauthorized post-expiration operation of Spanish Variety daytimer WHEW-A (BONITA 1380)/FRANKLIN-NASHVILLE, TN.
The station failed to file its renewal application before the APRIl 1st, 2012 deadline and the license expired on AUGUST 1st of that year. The licensee then filed its renewal application and a request for Special Temporary Authority to continue operation on AUGUST 30th, 2012, but the STA expired on MARCH 30th, 2013 and no extension application was filed until OCTOBER 2013. The license renewal was ultimately granted in SEPTEMBER 2013.