--------------------------- Official Rules ---------------------------
How to Enter the Contest
1. The KWHL Eliminator contest will begin on October 1st 2012 and will end November 19th at 9:00 a.m.
a) To participate in the Contest, weekdays during the Contest period, listeners must tune into KWHL-FM and listen for the Eliminator “cue to call” to be played on-air at random times throughout the day. When you hear the “sounder” be the ninth (9th) caller to get through to the station at 349-9691 to eliminate a prize from the grand prize list online at www.kwhl.com/eliminator2012 and qualify for the Grand Prize drawing, upon confirmation of eligibility. A total of one hundred and five (105) listeners will be qualified to win the Grand Prize during the duration of the Contest. Qualifiers must be listening to be eligible to win the grand prize. KWHL is not responsible for telephone service outages, delays, busy signals, equipment malfunctions, or any other technological difficulties that may prevent an individual from completing his or her call. Entrants may be disqualified at the sole discretion of the station.
2. Eligibility Restrictions:
a) The contest is open to all KWHL-FM listeners who are legal United States citizens 18 years of age or older and who reside in Alaska. Employees of KWHL-FM, its licensee, Morris Communications, their subsidiaries, affiliated entities, affiliated advertising agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, other radio stations in the Anchorage listening area and the members of their immediate families are ineligible to participate or win. Immediate family shall include spouse, parents, children, siblings, grandparents, grandchildren, and any other person residing within the same household.
b) Participants in the contest must hold a valid government issued ID and must meet all eligibility requirements set forth herein.
a) One (1) grand prize will be awarded. The grand prize will not be determined until the final day of the contest and not exceed $5000 in value. For a list of all potential grand prizes, log on to www.kwhl.com/eliminator2012.
b) All prizes or prize certificates may be picked up at the office of KWHL-FM 301 Arctic Slope Ave Ste 200, Anchorage, AK 99518. Any prize or prize certificate not claimed within thirty (30) days of winning will be automatically forfeited by the winner, unless a prize has an expiration date, in which case a prize may be forfeited earlier than thirty days from winning.
c) Contest prizes are not transferable. Prizes may not be substituted for or redeemed for cash.
d) Grand Prize winner will receive 1099 IRS Tax form for the value of the grand prize as stated in these contest rules.
e) Prizes are limited solely to those items explicitly set forth herein and shall not include any and all other expenses, incidentals or taxes that may arise out of the winner’s receipt of this prize.
f) Prizes will be awarded as is, with no written or express warranty.
4. Selection of Winners:
a) Decisions of station management with respect to the contest are final.
b) The Grand Prize event will take place on November 19th, 2012 at 9:00am AST on the Bob and Mark show. At 9:00am Bob and Mark will choose a random name from the 105 qualified participants. Once the random selection has been made Bob and Mark will announce it on the air. The person chosen will then have 106 seconds to call in at 349-9691 and claim there prize. After the allotted time has elapsed another name will be drawn at random. The next person will then have 106 seconds to call in and claim there prize. The process will continue until we have a winner.
c) Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible Qualifiers present at the Grand Prize Event. Odds of qualifying depend on the number of people who attempt to call in and qualify when the cue to call in is announced on-air.
d) Winner must execute and return any required Affidavit of Eligibility and/or Release of Liability Prize Acceptance Form prior to taking possession of the prize vehicle or prize will be forfeited.
a) Photo identification and social security number of the Grand Prize winner may also be required in order to collect the prize. Payment of all federal, state, and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be required to sign an IRS Form W-9 or the equivalent. Winner will receive a 1099 for the value of the prize as stated in these contest rules.
b) Winner is required to sign a release in order receive their prize. Failure or refusal to execute the release will result in winner forfeiting the prize. Pursuant to the liability release, the winners will agree to hold KWHL-FM, its licensee, Morris communications, their subsidiaries, affiliated companies and the officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives of each of them harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or participation in the contest.
c) By participating in the contest, the winner or winners (and their guest or traveling companion, if applicable) agree to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this contest without additional financial or other compensation, and to sign a publicity release prior to acceptance of the prize.
d) The Station reserves the right in its sole discretion to modify the contest rules and dates at any time for any reason. Material modifications shall be announced on-air, when practical. By participating in this contest, you agree to be bound by these contest rules, any modifications thereof, and by all other rules imposed by Station management. If due to circumstances beyond the control of Station, any event associated with this contest or the prize is delayed, rescheduled, postponed, or cancelled, Station reserves the right, but not the obligation, to cancel or modify the contest and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.
e) No purchase is necessary. The contest is void where prohibited.
f) Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant's disqualification, at the sole discretion of KWHL-FM.
g) KWHL-FM is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering, or the administration of the contest or in the announcement of a prize.
h) Station reserves the right to substitute a prize of greater or equal value at its sole discretion.