DAILY DIGEST

Vol. 17, No. 168                                            August 31,1998

**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: August 31, 1998. TARIFF TRANSMITTAL PUBLIC REFERENCE LOG - AUGUST 28. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Public_Notices/Tariffs/combined/tt082898.pdf

Report No: 44316. Released: August 31, 1998. BROADCAST ACTIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Actions/ac980831.txt

Report No: 24316. Released: August 31, 1998. BROADCAST APPLICATIONS. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Mass_Media/Public_Notices/Brdcst_Applications/ap980831.txt

Released: August 31, 1998. FY 1998 COMMERCIAL WIRELESS REGULATORY FEES; CORRECTION. Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Miscellaneous/Public_Notices/1998/pnmc8052.wp

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CABLEVISION OF MONMOUTH, INC. Denied complaints filed against the February 1, 1998 cable programming services tier rate increase in Seaside Heights, Lavallette, Seaside Park, Dover and Berkeley, NJ. Action by Chief, Financial Analysis and Compliance Division. Adopted: August 26, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1721). CSB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1998/da981721.wp

ADDENDA: The following items, released August 28, 1998, did not appear in Digest No. 167:

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PUBLIC NOTICES

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Released: August 28, 1998. PETITION OF U S WEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC. FOR FORBEARANCE FROM REGULATION AS A DOMINANT CARRIER IN THE PHOENIX, ARIZONA MSA - CC DOCKET NO. 98-157 - PLEADING CYCLE ESTABLISHED.On March 5, 1998, US West Communications, Inc. filed a petition requesting that the Commission exercise its authority to forbear from regulating U S West as a dominant carrier in the provision of high capacity services in the Phoenix, Arizona Metropolitan Statistical Area, pursuant to Secdtion 10 of the Telecommunications Act of 1996. Comments due October 7, 1998; replies due October 28, 1998. (DA No. 98-1712). Contact: Harold Watson, Competitive Pricing Division at (202) 418-1530.

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ROBERT WESTFALL, SR. AND LUCYANNA WESTFALL V. PRIMETEL COMMUNICATIONS, INC. Granted joint motion to dismiss with prejudice Robert Westfall, Sr. and Lucyanna Westfall's complaint against PrimeTel Communications, Inc. alleging that PrimeTel was warehousing, hoarding and attempting to broker a particular toll-free number sought by the Westfalls. Dismissed complaint with prejudice and terminated proceeding. Action by Chief, Formal Complaints and Investigations Branch, Enforcement Division. Adopted: August 28, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1728). CCB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Common_Carrier/Orders/1998/da981728.wp

AIR SPECTRUM III, INC. Denied request for a waiver of the Commission's rules in order to permit acceptance of the FCC Form 175 filed on behalf of Air Spectrum III, Inc., to participate in the Phase II 220 MHz Service Auction. Action by Chief, Auctions and Industry Analysis Division. by Letter. (DA No. 98-1722). WTB Internet URL: http://www.fcc.gov/Bureaus/Wireless/Orders/1998/da981722.wp

TOWER REGISTRATION OF SCANA COMMUNICATIONS, INC. Granted Motion for Extension of Time to extend comment deadline in this proceeding. Comment deadline extended to September 25, 1998. Action by Acting Chief, Enforcement and Consumer Information Divison. Adopted: August 28, 1998. by Order. (DA No. 98-1730). WTB