Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0386 (July 2002)
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Notification of Suspension of Operations / Request for Silent STA

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BLSTA - 20090421ABE
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
WAY MEDIA , INC.
Mailing Address
P.O. BOX 64500

City
COLORADO SPRINGS
State or Country (if foreign address)
CO
Zip Code
80962 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
7195330300
E-Mail Address (if available)
BOB@WAYFM.COM
FCC Registration No
0004995288
Call Sign
KRWA
Facility ID Number
87409
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
BOB AUGSBURG
Firm or Company Name
WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC
Mailing Address
P.O. BOX 64500

City
COLORADO SPRINGS
State or Country (if foreign address)
CO
ZIP Code
80962 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
7195330300

E-Mail Address (if available)
BOB@WAYFM.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: RYE     State: CO
5. Reason for going silent:
Technical     Financing     Staffing
Program Source     Other
6.
Please provide a justification for the request
[Exhibit 1]
7.
Date Station has gone / will go silent:     04/17/2009    (mm/dd/yyyy)
8.
Anti-Drug Abuse Act Certification. Applicant certifies that neither applicant nor any party to the application is subject to denial of federal benefits pursuant to Section 5301 of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988, 21 U.S.C. Section 862.
Yes No

I hereby certify that the statements in this application are true, complete, and correct to the best of my knowledge 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
ROBERT D. AUGSBURG
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
PRESIDENT
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
04/21/2009

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:
REASON FOR SILIENT REQUEST

ON FRIDAY APRIL 17, 2009, A SEVERE WINTER SNOW STORM ENCOMPASSED THE TOWER LOCATION OF KRWA-FM CAUSING AN EXTENDED LOSS OF ELECTRICAL POWER TO THE SITE. UPON POWER RESTORATION THE FOLLOWING DAY, THE TRANSMITTER REMOTE MONITORING AND CONTROL SYSTEM INDICATED THAT THE TRANSMTITTER WAS INOPERABLE. ACCESS TO THE SITE WAS MADE ON APRIL 21, 2009 BY SNOWMOBILE AND IT WAS FOUND THE INTERMEDIATE POWER MODULE HAS FAILED, BUT SUFFICIENT TOOLS AND PARTS WERE NOT IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE.
THE APPLICANT WILL BE OBTAINING PARTS AND ANTICIPATES ACCESSING THE SITE AGAIN BY SNOWMOBILE IN THE NEXT WEEK OR TWO. AS IT IS POSSIBLE THIS WILL EXTEND THE SILENCE OF THE FACIITY PAST THE POINT OF NEEDING NOTIFICATION TO THE F.C.C., THIS REQUEST IS BEING FILED.

Attachment 1