Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0386 (July 2002)
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Extension of Existing Legal STA

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BELDSTA - 20100408ACD
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
WLS TELEVISION, INC.
Mailing Address
77 WEST 66TH STREET, 16TH FLR
ATTN: JOHN W. ZUCKER, ESQ.

City
NEW YORK
State or Country (if foreign address)
NY
Zip Code
10023 - 6298
Telephone Number (include area code)
2124567777
E-Mail Address (if available)
FCC Registration No
0003471315
Call Sign
WLS-TV
Facility ID Number
73226
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
JOHN W. ZUCKER, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC.
Mailing Address
77 WEST 66TH STREET, 16TH FLR

City
NEW YORK
State or Country (if foreign address)
NY
ZIP Code
10023 - 6298
Telephone Number (include area code)
2124567387

E-Mail Address (if available)

3. Purpose:
Engineering STA
Extension of Existing Engineering STA
Legal STA
Extension of Existing Legal STA         File Number: BLDSTA - 20091023ABZ
4. Service: DS
5. Community of License:
City: CHICAGO     State: IL
6. If this application has been submitted without a fee, indicate reason for fee exemption (see 47 C.F.R. Section 1.1114):
Governmental Entity Noncommercial Educational Licensee/Permittee Other
N/A (Fee Required)
7.
Please explain in detail the "extraordinary circumstances" which warrant temporary operations at variance from the Commission's Rules. In addition, please specify 1) the specific rules and/or policies from which the applicant seeks temporary relief; 2) how the public interest will be furthered by grant; and 3) the expected duration of the STA and the licensee's plan for restoration of licensed operation.
[Exhibit 39]
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
JOHN W. ZUCKER
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
ASSISTANT SECRETARY
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
04/08/2010

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 39
Description:
EXHIBIT 38

THE INSTANT REQUEST IS FOR AN EXTENSION OF WLS-TV'S SPECIAL TEMPORARY AUTHORITY TO OPERATE BASED ON FCC FILE NO. BDRTCDT - 20090817ACC.

Attachment 39
Description
Exhibit 39