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 - 20121130APH
Section I - General
1. Legal Name of the Licensee/Permittee
MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY
Mailing Address
ROOM 183, VCB
City
BOZEMAN
State or Country (if foreign address)
MT
ZIP Code
59717 - 3340
Telephone Number (include area code)
4069943437
E-Mail Address (if available) 
FCC Registration Number:
0007148174
Call Sign 
KUSM-TV
Facility ID Number 
169030
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
MARGARET L. MILLER
Firm or Company Name
DOW LOHNES PLLC
Mailing Address

City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
2027762000
E-Mail Address (if available)
MMILLER@DOWLOHNES.COM
3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed

Mailing Address


City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
E-Mail Address (if available)



Section II - Ownership Information

4.
All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 11/28/2012 (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:

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KUSM-TV 43567 BOZEMAN MT DT

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KBGS-TV 169030 BILLINGS MT DT

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KUGF 169028 GREAT FALLS MT DT

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KUKL-TV 169027 KALISPELL MT DT


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]



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. BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM, BOZEMAN, MT 59717
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

ENTITY

d. Percent of interest held.

100.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

NA

f. By whom appointed or elected.

NA

g. Existing interests

THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM ALSO SERVE AS THE GOVERNING BOARD FOR THE LICENSEES OF KGLT, KUFM-TV, KAPC, KBGA, KDWG, KPJH, KUFL, KUFM, KUFN, KUHM, KUKL, KBMC, KEMC, KPRQ, KYPB, KYPC, KYPF, KYPH, KYPM, KYPR, AND KYPW.

a. Name and Address. ANGELA MCLEAN, PO BOX 546, ANACONDA, MT 59711
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

CHAIR OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

EDUCATION

f. By whom appointed or elected.

GOVERNOR OF MONTANA

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. TODD BUCHANAN, 201 N. BROADWAY, BILLINGS, MT 59101
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

BUSINESSMAN

f. By whom appointed or elected.

GOVERNOR OF MONTANA

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. JOSEPH THIEL, BOZEMAN, MT
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

STUDENT MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

STUDENT

f. By whom appointed or elected.

GOVERNOR OF MONTANA

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. JEFFREY KRAUS, C/O KUSM STRAND UNION BLDG. MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY, P.O. BOX 174240, BOZEMAN, MT 59717
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION, MUSEUM OF ROCKIES

f. By whom appointed or elected.

GOVERNOR OF MONTANA

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. PAUL TUSS, C/O KUSM STRAND UNION BLDG. MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY, P.O. BOX 174240, BOZEMAN, MT 59717
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, BEAR PAW DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

f. By whom appointed or elected.

GOVERNOR OF MONTANA

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. PAT WILLIAMS, C/O KUSM STRAND UNION BLDG. MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY, P.O. BOX 174240, BOZEMAN, MT 59717
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

EDUCATION

f. By whom appointed or elected.

GOVERNOR OF MONTANA

g. Existing interests

NONE

a. Name and Address. WADED CRUZADO, MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY, BOZEMAN, MT 59717
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

PRESIDENT, MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

UNIVERSITY ADMINISTRATOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

g. Existing interests

a. Name and Address. MARTHA POTVIN, MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY, BOZEMAN, MT 59717
b. Citizenship. US

c. Office held.

PROVOST, MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY

d. Percent of interest held.

0.00

e. Principal profession or occupation.

UNIVERSITY ADMINISTRATOR

f. By whom appointed or elected.

g. Existing interests




SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am GENERAL MANAGER OF KUSM-TV, KBGS-TV AND KUGF(TV)

(Official Title)


of MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY

(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
ERIC HYYPPA
Date
11/29/2012
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 4069943437


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