Two Strikes On Late Renewal Applications Draw Station $10,000 FCC Fine Proposal
December 2, 2011 at 3:52 AM (PT)
The FCC has proposed a $10,000 fine against HOPE BROADCASTING, INC. for a late license renewal application and subsequent unauthorized operation of Religion WFGN-A/GAFFNEY, SC.
The station missed an AUGUST 1, 2003 filing deadline, then, upon receipt of a termination letter on MAY 10, 2011, an STA application was filed and a renewal application was filed on MAY 25, 2011. The station then missed a supplemental renewal application filing date of AUGUST 1st, filing that application on SEPTEMBER 2nd.