DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 17, No. 105                                               June 2,1998

**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: June 2, 1998. NOTICE OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS RELAY SERVICES (TRS) CERTIFICATION. (DA No. 98-1037). Dkt No.: CC-90-571. Contact: Network Services Division, Common Carrier Bureau: Al McCloud at (202) 418-2499, ammccloud@fcc.gov: Helene Nankin at (202) 418-1466, hnankin@fcc.gov; or Kris Monteith at (202) 418-1098, kmonteit@fcc.gov, TTY: (202) 418-0484. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/1998/da981037.wp

Report No: 44253. Released: June 2, 1998. BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/ac980602.txt

Report No: 24253. Released: June 2, 1998. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/ap980602.txt

Released: June 2, 1998. ERRATUM TO PUBLIC NOTICE RELEASED MAY 29, 1998 WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU ANNOUNCES ANTENNA REGISTRATION SOFTWARE COMPATIBLE WITH WINDOWS95, REQUIRES REGISTRATION WITH NEW SOFTWARE BEGINNING MONDAY, JUNE 1: FLAT FILE FORMAT TO BE ELIMINATED. Contact: FCC Technical Support: (202) 414-1250. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1998/pnwl8053.wp

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MEDIAONE. Denied complaint filed against the cable programming service tier rate and Limited Plus tier rate charged by MediaOne in Springfield, OH. Found cable programming service tier rate and Limited Plus tier rate reasonable beginning January 1, 1998. Action by Chief, Financial Analysis and Compliance Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: May 29, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1027). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da981027.wp

TIME WARNER CABLE. Denied complaint filed against the cable programming service tier rate charged by Time Warner Cable in Rittman, OH. Found cable programming service tier rate reasonable beginning January 15, 1998. Action by Chief, Financial Analysis and Compliance Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: May 29, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1026). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da981026.wp

COX COMMUNICATIONS, INC. Denied complaint filed against the cable programming service tier rate charged by Cox Communications, Inc. in Virginia Beach, VA. Found cable programming service tier rate reasonable beginning December 1, 1998. Action by Chief, Financial Analysis and Compliance Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: May 29, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1025). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da981025.wp

WPXR(TV). Granted must-carry complaint filed by Paxson Communications Corporation against Cooney Cable Associates of Bastian, LP, operator of a cable television system serving Hot Springs, Virginia, and the sourrounding areas in Bath County, Virginia. Action by Chief, Consumer Protection Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: May 29, 1998. by MO&O. (DA No. 98-1029). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1998/da981029.wp

WPBX(TV). Granted must-carry complaint filed by Channel 46 of Boston, Inc., against Greater Media Cable, operator of a cable television system serving Auburn, Boylston, Dudley, Grafton, Holden, Leicester, Millburn, Northborough, Northbridge, Oxford, Paxton, Southborough, Southbridge, Spencer, Sturbridge, Upton, Webster, W. Boylston, W. Brookfield, Westborough, and Worcester, Massachusetts. Action by Chief, Consumer Protection and Competition Division, Cable Services Bureau. Adopted: May 29, 1998. by MO&O. (DA No. 98-1028). MMB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Orders/1998/da981028.wp

ADDENDA: The following items, released June 1, 1998, did not appear in Digest No. 104:

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NEWS RELEASES

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PRESS STATEMENT SALUTING AT&T BY COMMISSIONER HAROLD FURCHTGOTT-ROTH. by Order. Ness.

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Released: June 1, 1998. COMMON CARRIER BUREAU SEEKS COMMENT ON PETITIONS FOR EXTENSION OF TIME OF PHASE III LOCAL NUMBER PORTABILITY IMPLEMENTATION DEADLINE.Comments Due: June 8, 1998; Reply Comments Due: June 12, 1998. (DA No. 98-1033). Dkt No.: CC-95-116. Contact: Jared Carlson at (202) 418-2350 or Pat Forster at (202) 418-7061; Fax: (202) 418-7314, TTY: (202) 418-0484. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/1998/da981033.wp

Released: June 1, 1998. CHAIRMAN ALAN C. HASSELWANDER, NORTH AMERICAN NUMBERING COUNCIL ANNOUNCES NORTH AMERICAN NUMBERING PLAN ADMINISTRATION OVERSIGHT WORKING GROUP FORMATION.Represenation no later than June 16, 1998. (DA No. 98-1036). Dkt No.: CC-92-237. Contact: Jeannie Grimes at (202) 418-2313 or jgrimes@fcc.gov, Fax: (202) 418-7314, TTY: (202) 418-0484. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/1998/da981036.wp

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TARIFFS IMPLEMENTING ACCESS CHARGE REFORM. Ordered various carriers to file revised rates and in some cases issue refunds. Dkt No.: CC-97-250. Action by the Commission. Adopted: June 1, 1998. by MO&O. (FCC No. 98-106). CCB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/1998/fcc98106.pdf

BEEHIVE TELEPHONE COMPANY, INC./BEEHIVE TELEPHONE COMPANY, INC. NEVADA TARIFF F.C.C. NO. 1/TRANSMITTAL NO. 8. Found Beehive Telephone Company, Inc. and Beehive Telephone, Inc. unable to meet its burden of proof under Section 204(a)(1) of the Communications Act to justify its proposed interstate traffic sensitive switched access rates, premium and non-premium local switching, local transport facility, and local transport termination charges, and found unable to rely on supporting information submitted by Beehive for the purpose of prescribing rates. Therefore we prescribe rates for these services using a methodology based on industry averages for comparably sized companies, and directed Beehive to refund to its customers, with interest, the difference between our prescribed rates and the rates filed in December 1, 1997. Dkt No.: CC-97-249. Action by the Commission. Adopted: June 1, 1998. by MO&O. (FCC No. 98-105). CCB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/1998/fcc98105.wp

NEXTWAVE TELECOM, INC. Denied Petition for Stay filed by NextWave Telecom, Inc. on May 22, 1998, in which broadband Personal Communications Services C block licenses must elect what option they will pursue for license payment. Dkt No.: WT-97-82. Action by the Commission. Adopted: June 1, 1998. by Order. (FCC No. 98-104). WTB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/1998/fcc98104.wp

ADDENDA: The following items, released May 29, 1998, did not appear in Digest No. 103:

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ITU COUNCIL ADOPTS GLOBAL SATELLITE MARK AND REGISTRY--COMMISSION TO IMPLEMENT INTERNATIONAL ARRAGEMENTS IN THE U.S.. News Media Contact: Rosemary Kimball (202) 418-0500. IB Contact: International Bureau: Tracey Weisler at (202) 418-0744. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/International/News_Releases/1998/nrin8015.wp

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Report No: 332. Released: May 29, 1998. MASS MEDIA BUREAU CALLS SIGNS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Call_Sign_Changes/pnmm8082.wp

Released: May 29, 1998. WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU ANNOUNCES ANTENNA REGISTRATION SOFTWARE COMPATIBLE WITH WINDOWS95, REQUIRES REGISTRATIONS WITH NEW SOFTWARE BEGINNING MONDAY, JUNE 1, 1998 FLAT FORMAT TO BE ELIMINATED. Contact: FCC Technical Group at (202) 414-1250. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Public_Notices/1998/pnwl8051.wp

ADDENDA: The following items, released May 28, 1998, did not appear in Digest No. 102:

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Report No: D-988-A. Released: May 28, 1998. MASS MEDIA BUREAU MULTIPOINT DISTRIBUTION SERVICE APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/MDS_Notices/md980528.pdf