Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0084 (June 2002)
FCC 323-E
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Ownership Report For Noncommercial Educational Broadcast Station

Read INSTRUCTIONS Before Filling Out Form

FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BOA - 20081126APS
Section I - General
1. Legal Name of the Licensee/Permittee
MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO
Mailing Address
480 CEDAR STREET
City
ST. PAUL
State or Country (if foreign address)
MN
ZIP Code
55101 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
6512901259
E-Mail Address (if available) 
FCCFILING@MPR.ORG
FCC Registration Number:
0002642510
Call Sign 
Facility ID Number 
166032
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
TODD M STANSBURY
Firm or Company Name
WILEY REIN LLP
Mailing Address

City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
2027194948
E-Mail Address (if available)
TSTANSBURY@WILEYREIN.COM
3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed
AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA GROUP
Mailing Address
480 CEDAR STREET

City
ST PAUL
State or Country (if foreign address)
MN
ZIP Code
55101 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
6512901259
E-Mail Address (if available)
FCCFILING@MPR.ORG



Section II - Ownership Information

4.
All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 11/24/2008 (Date must comply with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3615(d), i.e., information must be current within 60 days of filing of this report, when 4(a) below is checked.)

This Report is filed for (check one)
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:

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Location (City/State)
Class of service
KNCM 42981 APPLETON MN FM

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KRSU 42967 APPLETON MN FM

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KNSE 90889 AUSTIN MN FM

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KCRB-FM 42970 BEMIDJI MN FM

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KNBJ 42966 BEMIDJI MN FM

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KBPN 92068 BRAINERD MN FM

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KBPR 42912 BRAINERD MN FM

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WIRN 78080 BUHL MN FM

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WSCN 42975 CLOQUET MN FM

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KNSR 42938 COLLEGEVILLE MN FM

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KSJR-FM 42955 COLLEGEVILLE MN FM

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KLCD 42943 DECORAH IA FM

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KLNI 42932 DECORAH MN FM

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WSCD-FM 42940 DULUTH MN FM

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KCMF 92307 FERGUS FALLS MN FM

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KNWF 92141 FERGUS FALLS MN FM

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WLSN 92302 GRAND MARAIS MN FM

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WMLS 92306 GRAND MARAIS MN FM

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KZSE 42929 ROCHESTER MN FM

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KRXW 166032 ROSEAU MN FM

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KRSD 42909 SIOUX FALLS SD FM

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KGAC 42910 ST. PETER MN FM

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KNGA 42944 ST. PETER MN FM

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KWRV 42917 SUN VALLEY ID FM

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KNTN 42922 THIEF RIVER FALLS MN FM

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KQMN 42974 THIEF RIVER FALLS MN FM

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WIRR 42957 VIRGINIA-HIBBING MN FM

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W226AY 141839 HINCKLEY MN FX

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W224AO 42928 HOUGHTON MI FX

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K249BK 42973 INTERNATIONAL FALLS MN FX

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K201CN 42936 INTERNATIONAL FALLS MN FX

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K201BW 42952 LA CRESCENT MN FX

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K237EX 154500 MANKATO MN FX

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K259BQ 148965 MONTEVIDEO MN FX

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K237ET 152814 NEW ULM MN FX

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K276EW 149175 OLIVIA MN FX

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K280ET 152436 OLIVIA MN FX

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K289AE 42948 OWATONNA MN FX

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K280EC 42961 OWATONNA MN FX

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K231AT 143179 PINE CITY MN FX

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K216FZ 150683 REDWOOD FALLS MN FX

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K245AK 152818 REDWOOD FALLS MN FX

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W215AI 42942 ROSEAU MN FX

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K264AR 141704 ROSEAU MN FX

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K276EV 149176 SLEEPY EYE MN FX

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K295BD 154551 ST. JAMES MN FX

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K230AR 143176 ST. PETER MN FX

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K246BG 152870 WINDOM MN FX

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K270AB 42978 WINONA MN FX

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W297AW 42907 WINONA MN FX

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WGGL-FM 42913 HOUGHTON MI FM

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KXLC 42918 LA CRESCENT MN FM

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KSJN 42911 MINNEAPOLIS MN FM

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KCCD 42951 MOORHEAD MN FM

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KCCM-FM 42926 MOORHEAD MN FM

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KNOW-FM 42949 MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL MN FM

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KCMP 62162 NORTHFIELD MN FM

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KLSE-FM 42965 ROCHESTER MN FM

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KMSE 83876 ROCHESTER MN FM

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KRSW 42958 WORTHINGTON MN FM

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KNSW 42947 WORTHINGTON-MARSHALL MN FM

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K280EB 42950 ALBERT LEA MN FX

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K224DM 149169 ALBERT LEA MN FX

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K215BL 42971 ALEXANDRIA MN FX

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K277AD 42979 AUSTIN MN FX

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K222BA 141797 BLUE EARTH MN FX

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K270AQ 141824 BLUE EARTH MN FX

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K238AX 142001 BROOKINGS SD FX

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K247BF 152179 DECORAH IA FX

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K208CR 86095 ELY MN FX

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W269AC 42968 ELY MN FX

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Location (City/State)
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W256BC 153272 EVELETH MN FX

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K286AU 150342 GLENCOE MN FX

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K281AB 42969 GRAND RAPIDS MN FX

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K297AD 42964 GRAND RAPIDS MN FX

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W248AS 141828 HINCKLEY MN FX

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W293AV 141860 HINCKLEY MN FX

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K283AN 141856 HINCKLEY MN FX


5.
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 (mm/dd/yyyy) Date of Expiration (mm/dd/yyyy)
NO CHANGES FROM PREVIOUS REPORT


6.
Is the governing board directly or indirectly under the control of another entity?
Yes No
If Yes, is a separate FCC Form 323-E submitted for such entity?
Yes No
 7.
List officers, members of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any. Use one column for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
[Enter Owner Information]

Owner Information
List officers, members of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any. Use one column for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages if necessary.
(Read carefully - The numbered items below refer to line numbers in the following table.)
a. Name and address of officer, member of governing board, and holders of 1% or more ownership interest (if other than individual also show name, address and citizenship of natural person authorized to vote the interest). List officers first, then board members, and thereafter, holders of 1% or more ownership interest, if any.
b. Citizenship.
c. Office held.
d. Percent of interest held.
e. Principal profession or occupation.
f. By whom appointed or elected.
g. Existing interests in any other broadcast station, including the nature and size of such interests.
a. Name and Address. JANET M DOLAN, PRESIDENT, ACT III. ENTERPRISES, WILLIAM MOORE LAW FIRM, 7260 UNIVERSITY AVENUE NE, SUITE 160, FRIDLEY, MN 55432
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. IAN R FRIENDLY, EXECUTIVE VP AND COO, US RETAIL, GENERAL MILLS, INC., #1 GENERAL MILLS BLVD, MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55426
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE & BOARD TREASURER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS. DUAL CITIZENSHIP IN THE US AND CANADA.

a. Name and Address. STEVE FRITZE, EVP AND CFO, ECOLAB, INC, 370 WABASHA STREET NORTH, ST. PAUL, MN 55102
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. SARA H GAVIN, PRESIDENT, WEBER SHANDWICK MINNEAPOLIS, 8000 NORMAN CENTER DRIVE, SUITE 400, MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55437
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE & BOARD SECRETARY

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. RANDALL J HOGAN, CHAIRMAN & CEO, PENTAIR, INC, 5500 WAYZATA BLVD; SUITE 800, GOLDEN VALLEY, MN 55416
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE & BOARD CHAIR

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. WILLIAM R MCLAUGHLIN, PRESIDENT, CEO AND CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD, SELECT COMFORT, 9800 59TH AVENUE NORTH, PLYMOUTH, MN 55442
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF CARLETON COLLEGE (NORTHFIELD, MN), WHICH IS THE LICENSEE OF KRLX-FM, NORTHFIELD.

a. Name and Address. PAMELA J MORET, EXECUTIVE VP MARKETING & PRODUCTS, THRIVENT FINANCIAL FOR LUTHERANS, MAIL STOP MS1630, 625 4TH AVENUE SOUTH, MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55415
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

FINANCE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. GLEN D NELSON, MD, GDN HOLDINGS, 301 CARLSON PARKWAY, SUITE 315, MINNETONKA, MN 55305
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE & BOARD VICE CHAIR

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

MEDICINE

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. ADDISON (TAD) PIPER, RETIRED CHAIRMAN AND CEO, PIPER JAFFRAY COMPANIES, INC, 1125 SPRING HILL ROAD, LONG LAKE, MN 55356-9395
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. DAVID R STRAND, COO, CLEVELAND CLINIC, 9500 EUCLID AVENUE, MAIL CODE H 18, CLEVELAND, OH 44195
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. AUSTIN P SULLIVAN JR, 700 TWELVE OAKS CENTER DRIVE, SUITE 252, WAYZATA, MN 55391
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

TRUSTEE

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

RETIRED

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. WILLIAM H KLING, PRESIDENT, AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA GROUP, 480 CEDAR STREET, SAINT PAUL, MN 55101
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

STAFF OFFICER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

BOARD

g. Existing interests

MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF COMCAST OF SAINT PAUL.

a. Name and Address. THOMAS J KIGIN, EVP, CAO & GENERAL COUNSEL, AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA GROUP, 480 CEDAR STREET, SAINT PAUL, MN 55101
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

STAFF OFFICER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PRESIDENT

g. Existing interests

MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF COMCAST OF SAINT PAUL.

a. Name and Address. JON R MCTAGGART, SR. VP & COO, AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA GROUP, 480 CEDAR STREET, SAINT PAUL, MN 55101
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

STAFF OFFICER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PRESIDENT

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. MARK E ALFUTH, SR. VP & CFO, AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA GROUP, 480 CEDAR STREET, SAINT PAUL, MN 55101
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

STAFF OFFICER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

CORPORATE ADMIN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PRESIDENT

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

a. Name and Address. MARY S NEASE, SR. VP, HUMAN RESOURCES, AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA GROUP, 480 CEDAR STREET, SAINT PAUL, MN 55101
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

STAFF OFFICER

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

HUMAN RESOURCES

f. By whom appointed or elected.

PRESIDENT

g. Existing interests

NO ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS




SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT

(Official Title)


of AMERICAN PUBLIC MEDIA GROUP

(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 4, Section II and in no event prior to that date.)

Signature
THOMAS J KIGIN
Date
11/26/2008
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 6512901554


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).



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