FCC Proposes More EEO, Late License Renewal Fines
February 13, 2007 at 9:19 AM (PT)
The FCC proposes an $8,000 fine against WAITT OMAHA LLC for EEO violations at Hot AC KQKQ (Q98)/COUNCIL BLUFFS-OMAHA. The fine arose from the station not having retained all EEO documentation prior to the hiring of a new GM in MARCH 2004.
And the Commission countinued to issue proposed fines for late license renewal applications, with a $1,500 fine proposed for AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS INC. (KBZI/DEERFIELD, MO) and $7,000 fines for CORNELL COLLEGE (KRNL/MOUNT VERNON, IA); BOARD OF REGENTS, NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY (KRNW/CHILLICOTHE, MO); WENNES COMMUNICATIONS STATIONS INC. ($7,000 each for KHPP-A and KNEI/WAUKON, IA and KVIK/DECORAH, IA); GRINNELL COLLEGE TRUSTEES OF IOWA (KDIC/GRINNELL, IA); CENTRAL UNIVERSITY OF IOWA CENTRAL COLLEGE (KCUI/PELLA, IA); and RITENOUR CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT (KRHS/OVERLAND, MO).