DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 17, No. 2                                            January 5,1998

**Before an entry denotes that the item is part of the FCC's implementation of the 1996 Telecom Act. While we will attempt to flag all Telecom Act-related items, this marking is unofficial and informational only.

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: January 5, 1998. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG.January 2. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/Tariffs/combined/tt010298.pdf

Report No: 44150. Released: January 5, 1998. BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/ac980105.txt

Report No: 24150. Released: January 5, 1998. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/ap980105.txt

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TELECINCO, INC. Granted must carry complaint filed against Teleponce Cable TV, operator of a cable televiison system serving Ponce, Puerto Rico, seeking carriage. Action by Chief, Consumer Protection and Competition Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: December 30, 1997. by MO&O. (DA No. 97-2720). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da972720.txt

ZEUS CORPORATION OF WASHINGTON. Granted must carry complaint filed against Edmonds Cable Company dba Chambers Cable of Edmonds, operator of a cable television system serving Edmonds, Washington et al., seeking carriage. Action by Chief, Consumer Protection and Competition, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: December 30, 1997. by MO&O. (DA No. 97-2721). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da972721.txt

HISPANIC KEYS BROADCASTING CORP. Granted must carry complaint filed against Tele-Media Company of Southeast Florida, Inc., operator of a cable television system serving various communities in Broward County, Florida, seeking carriage. Action by Chief, Consumer Protection and Competition Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: December 30, 1997. by MO&O. (DA No. 97-2719). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da972719.txt

ADDENDA: The following items, released January 2, 1998, did not appear in Digest No. 1:

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NEWS RELEASES

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FCC FILINGS.

FCC CALENDAR OF EVENTS.

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FEDERAL-STATE JOINT BOARD ON UNIVERSAL SERVICE. Denied the September 30, 1997 filing by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission, for a request for waiver of the definition of "rural area" contained in section 54.5 of the Commission's rules. Dkt No.: CC- 96-45. Action by Bureau Chief. Adopted: January 2, 1998. by MO&O. (DA No. 98-3). CCB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/1998/da980003.txt

ADDENDA: The following items, released December 31, 1997, did not appear in Digest No. 250:

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Report No: D-964. Released: December 31, 1997. MASS MEDIA BUREAU MULTIPOINT DISTRIBUTION SERVICE APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/MDS_Notices/md971231.pdf

Report No: D-964-A. Released: December 31, 1997. MASS MEDIA BUREAU MULTIPOINT DISTRIBUTION SERVICE APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/MDS_Notices/md971231.pdf

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FRED DANIEL D/B/A ORION TELECOM. Found that it is in the public interest to request additional pleadings in this proceeding in order to develop as complete a record as possible on the issue of whether Newport Beach and San Clemente are the only suitable locations for Fred Daniel d/b/a Orion Telecom's proposed stations, or instead, whether Santa Catalina Island (or some other location) also is suitable. Action by Chief, Policy and Rules Branch, Public Safety and Private Wireless Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Adopted: December 30, 1997. by Order. (DA No. 97-2729). WTB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/1997/da972729.txt

ADDENDA: The following items, released December 30, 1997, did not appear in Digest No. 249:

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ERRATUM - ST. MARYS, WEST VIRGINIA. Corrected the Comment and Reply Comment Date to DA 97-2609, NPRM, released December 19, 1997, by the Mass Media Bureau. Comments are now due February 9; replies are due Feb. 24. Dkt No.: MM- 97-245. Adopted: December 30, 1997. by Erratum. MMB

ERRATUM - WALLA WALLA, WASHINGTON AND HERMISTON, OREGON. Corrected the Comment and Reply Comment date to DA 97-2610, NPRM, released December 19, 1997, by the Mass Media Bureau. Comments now due Feb. 9, replies due Feb. 24. Dkt No.: MM- 97-246. Adopted: December 30, 1997. by Erratum. MMB