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 - 20090707AFJ
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
FAMILY STATIONS, INC.
Mailing Address
4135 NORTHGATE BOULEVARD
SUITE 1

City
SACRAMENTO
State or Country (if foreign address)
CA
Zip Code
95834 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
9166418191
E-Mail Address (if available)
FCC Registration No
0001545607
Call Sign
KXBC
Facility ID Number
89457
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
MICHELLE A. MCCLURE, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
FLETCHER, HEALD & HILDRETH, P.L.C.
Mailing Address
1300 NORTH 17TH STREET
11TH FLOOR

City
ARLINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
VA
ZIP Code
22209 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
7038120484

E-Mail Address (if available)
MCCLURE@FHHLAW.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: GARBERVILLE     State: CA
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:     06/30/2009    (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
PEGGY L. RENSCHLER
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
ASSISTANT SECRETARY
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
07/07/2009

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:
JUSTIFICATION

THE APPLICANT REQUESTS SPECIAL TEMPORARY AUTHORITY TO REMAIN SILENT DUE TO INTERFERENCE ISSUES WITH BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT FACILITIES WHICH COMMUNICATE WITH FIRE STATIONS IN THE AREA. THE APPLICANT IS WORKING WITH BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT ENGINEERS TO DETERMINE THE CAUSE OF THE INTERFERENCE AND HAS TAKEN THE STATION OFF THE AIR UNTIL THE CAUSE CAN BE DETERMINED AND THE PROBLEM FIXED.

Attachment 1