Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0386 (July 2002)
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Resumption of Operations

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
METRO NORTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
Mailing Address
P.O. BOX 100

City
DENMARK
State or Country (if foreign address)
WI
Zip Code
54208 - 0100
Telephone Number (include area code)
9208631234
E-Mail Address (if available)
WGBW@LSOL.NET
Call Sign
WLAK
Facility ID Number
6649
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
JEFFREY L. TIMMONS, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name

Mailing Address
974 BRANFORD LANE NW

City
LILBURN
State or Country (if foreign address)
GA
ZIP Code
30047 - 2680
Telephone Number (include area code)
6784635116

E-Mail Address (if available)
JEFF@TIMMONSPC.COM
3. Purpose:
Notification of Suspension of Operations
Notification of Suspension of Operations and Request for Silent STA
Request for Silent STA
Request to Extend STA         
Resumption of Operations
4 Community of License:
City: NEW HOLSTEIN     State: WI
5. Date station went silent:    11/29/2016
6. Date station commenced operation:   06/09/2017   (mm/dd/yyyy)
7.
Please explain under which parameters the facility commenced operations (i.e. license, technical sta, construction permit)
[Exhibit 3]

I hereby certify that the statements in this application are true, complete, and correct to the best of my kowledge and belief, and are made in good faith. I acknowledge that all certifications and attached Exhibits are considered material representations.

Typed or Printed Name of Person Signing
MARK HELLER
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
PRESIDENT
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
06/11/2017

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503).



Exhibits
Exhibit 3
Description:
RESUMPTION OF OPERATION

ON 12/2/16, METRO NORTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC. ('METRO NORTH'), LICENSEE OF RADIO STATION WLAK(AM) NEW HOLSTEIN WI ('WLAK'), NOTIFIED THE COMMISSION THAT WLAK WAS TAKEN OFF THE AIR ON TUESDAY 11/29/16, DUE TO DAMAGE TO THE STATION'S TRANSMISSION SYSTEM (SPECIFICALLY,
VANDALS DAMAGED THE GROUND SYSTEM AND TUNING HOUSE FOR THE STATION), AND REQUESTED SPECIAL TEMPORARY AUTHORITY ('STA') TO BE SILENT (FILE NO. BSTA-20161202ABI), WHICH WAS GRANTED ON 12/14/16, FOR A PERIOD ENDING 6/12/17.

METRO NORTH HAS HAD THE SUPPLIES ON HAND FOR REPAIRING THE GROUND SYSTEM BUT WINTER WEATHER HINDERED QUICK REPAIRS. HOWEVER, REPAIRS HAVE NOW BEEN COMPLETED AND WLAK HAS RETURNED TO THE AIR WITH ITS LICENSED FACILITY PARAMETERS ON FRIDAY 6/9/17.

Attachment 3