Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0010 (June 2002)
FCC 323
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
OWNERSHIP REPORT FOR COMMERCIAL BROADCAST STATIONS

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BOA - 20030730BAU
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant 
NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC
Mailing Address
425 SECOND STREET, SE
SUITE 600
City
CEDAR RAPIDS
State or Country (if foreign address)
IA
ZIP Code
52401 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
3198669538
E-Mail Address (if available) 
FCC Registration Number:
0008396343
Call Sign 
Facility ID Number 
433
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
JOSEPH D. SULLIVAN
Firm or Company Name
LATHAM & WATKINS LLP
Telephone Number (include area code)
2026372200
E-Mail Address (if available)

3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed
QUASS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC
Mailing Address
425 SECOND STREET, SE
SUITE 600

City
CEDAR RAPIDS
State or Country (if foreign address)
IA
ZIP Code
52401 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
3198669538
E-Mail Address (if available)
4. If this application has been submitted without a fee, indicate reason for fee exemption (see 47 C.F.R. Section 1.1114):
Governmental Entity Fee-exempt Report Other COMBINED BIENNIAL AND POST-CONSUMMATION (SEE EXHIBIT 1)
N/A (Fee Required)



Section II - Ownership Information

5.

a. Biennial b. Transfer of Control or Assignment of License/Permit c. Other
d. Amendment to pending application


for the following stations:

[Enter Station Information]


Station List


This Report is filed for the following stations:

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WIXN 21201 DIXON IL AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WRCV 21203 DIXON IL FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WSEY 1641 OREGON IL FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WCMY 70305 OTTAWA IL AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WRKX 70304 OTTAWA IL FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WJBD 70298 SALEM IL AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WJBD-FM 70308 SALEM IL FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WATK 433 ANTIGO WI AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WRLO-FM 432 ANTIGO WI FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WACD 49814 ANTIGO WI FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WYTE 60004 WHITING WI FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WOBT 49801 RHINELANDER WI AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WRHN 49800 RHINELANDER WI FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WBDL 59232 REEDSBURG WI AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WRDB 59233 REEDSBURG WI AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WDLB 24443 MARSHFIELD WI AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WLJY 24444 MARSHFIELD WI FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WNFM 59234 REEDSBURG WI FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WOSQ 24445 SPENCER WI FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WFAW 24446 FT. ATKINSON WI AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WSJY 24442 FT. ATKINSON WI FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WKCH 59406 FT. ATKINSON WI FM



All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 07/29/2003 (Date must comply with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3615(a), i.e., information must be current within 60 days of filing of this report, when 5(a) below is checked.)

This Report is filed for (check one)
6.
Respondent is:
Sole proprietorship Not-for-profit corporation Limited partnership
For-profit corporation General partnership Other
If "Other", describe nature of the respondent in an Exhibit.
[Exhibit 1]
7.
List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613.   (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Contract/Instrument Information]


Contracts/Instruments Information


List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613. (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject shall respond.)

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION QUASS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC 04/03/2000

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
AMENDED AND RESTATED OPERATING AGREEMENT QUASS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC 02/06/2006


8. Capitalization (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Capitalization Information]


Capitalization


Capitalization (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise excercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

Class of stock (preferred, common or other)
Voting or Non-voting
Number of Shares
Authorized
Issued and Outstanding
Treasury
Unissued
N/A


9.
(a.) List the respondent, and, if other than a natural person, its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. If a corporation or partnership holds an attributable interest in the respondent, list separately its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. Create a separate row for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
[Enter Owner Information]

Owner Information

List the respondent, and, if other than a natural person, its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. If a corporation or partnership holds an attributable interest in the respondent, list separately its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. Create a separate row for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
(Read carefully - The numbered items below refer to line numbers in the following table.)
1. Name and address of respondent and each party to the respondent holding an attributable interest (if other than individual also show name, address and citizenship of natural person authorized to vote the stock or holding the attributable interest). List the respondent first, officers next, then directors and, thereafter, remaining stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, and partners.
2. Gender (male or female).
3. Ethnicity (check one).
4. Race (select one or more).
5. Citizenship.
6. Positional interest: Officer, director, general partner, limited partner, LLC member, investor/creditor attributable under the Commission's equity/debt plus standard, etc.
7. Percentage of votes.
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus).

1. Name and Address QUASS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, 425 SECOND STREET, SE, SUITE 600, CEDAR RAPIDS, IA 52401
2. Gender (male or female)
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest RESPONDENT
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address MARY QUASS, 425 SECOND STREET, SE, SUITE 600, CEDAR RAPIDS, IA 52401
2. Gender (male or female) Female
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest SOLE MEMBER
7. Percentage of votes 100.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 100.00


(b) Respondent certifies that equity and financial interests not set forth in response to Question 9(a) are non-attributable. Yes No

N/A

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 2]

(c) Is the respondent or any party holding an attributable interest in the respondent also the holder of an attributable interest in any other broadcast station or in any cable or newspaper entities in the same market or with overlapping signals in the same broadcast service, as described in 47 C.F.R. Sections 73.3555 and 76.501? Yes No
If "Yes", submit an Exhibit identifying the holder of that other attributable interest, listing the call signs, locations and facilities identifiers of such other broadcast stations, and describing the nature and size of the ownership interest and the positions held in the other broadcast, cable or newspaper entities. [Exhibit 3]
(d) Are any of the individuals listed in response to Question 9(a) related as parent-child, husband-wife, brothers and sisters?

Yes No

 

If "Yes", submit an Exhibit setting forth full information as to the family relationship

[Exhibit 4]

(e) Is respondent seeking an attribution exemption for any officer or director with duties unrelated to the licensee or permittee?

If "Yes", submit an Exhibit identifying that individual by name and title, fully describing that individual's duties and responsibilities, and explaining why that individual should not be attributed an interest.

Yes No

[Exhibit 5]



SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am MARY QUASS, MEMBER OF QUASS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, MANAGING ME

(Official Title)


of NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC

(Exact legal title or name of respondent)


and that I have examined this Report and that to the best of my knowledge and belief, all statements in this Report are true, correct and complete.

(Date of certification must be within 60 days of the date shown in Question 5, Section II and in no event prior to that date.)

Signature
MARY QUASS
Date
07/29/2003
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 3198669538

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 1
Description:
EXHIBIT 1

QUASS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC IS A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY.

THE FILING IS COMBINED BIENNIAL AND POST-CONSUMMATION FOR THE LIST OF TRANSACTIONS BELOW.

BELOW IS THE LIST OF TRANSFER OF CONTROL FILE NUMBERS IN QUASS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C./ALTA NRG HOLDINGS, INC. TRANSACTION.

BTC-20030228ANV
BTCH-20030228ANW
BTCH-20030228ANX
BTC-20030228ANY
BTCH-20030228ANZ
BTC-20030228AOA
BTCH-20030228AOB
BTC-20030228AOC
BTCH-20030228AOD
BTCH-20030228AOE
BTCH-20030228AOF
BTC-20030228A0G
BTCH-20030228AOH
BTC-20030228AOI
BTCFT-20030228AOJ
BTC-20030228AOK
BTCH-20030228AOL
BTCH-0030228AOM
BTCH-0030228AON
BTC-20030228AOO

BELOW IS THE LIST OF ASSIGNMENT OF LICENSE FILE NUMBERS IN MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C./NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC TRANSACTION.

BAL-20021004ABE
BALH-20021004AFF
BALH-20021004ABG
BAL-20021004ABH
BALH-20021004ABI
BAL-20021004ABJ
BALH-20021004ABK
BAL-20021004ABL
BALH-20021004ABM
BALH-20021004ABN
BALH-20021004ABO
BAL-20021004ABP
BALH-20021004ABQ
BAL-20021004ABR
BALFT-20021004ABS
BAL-20021004ABT
BAL-20021004ABU
BALH-20021004ABV
BALH-20021004ABW
BALH-20021004ABY

BELOW IS THE LIST OF ASSIGNMENT OF LICENSE FILE NUMBERS IN MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C./NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC TRANSACTION INVOLVING STATIONS IN FT. ATKINSON, WI

BAL-20030327AHD
BALH-20030327AHE
BALH-20030327AHF
BALFT-20030327AHG


Attachment 1


Attachment 3
Description
Other Broadcast Interests
Exhibit 3 - Attachment 1 Organizational Diagram