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Basic Contest Rules

The following stipulates basic contest rules for any and all contests both “on” and “off” the air, featured on WLNI-FM 105.9. Each contest may have additional restrictions and/or qualifications that will be noted with each contest.

• Prizes will be mailed within 30 days of winning, unless otherwise specified.

• If prize is to be picked up, prize must be claimed in person. Winners must present a valid form of photo identification to claim a prize. Winners may be required to sign a release form to claim a prize.

• Designated representative: In very unique situations, designated representatives will be allowed to claim prizes. Written authorization from the winner is required, including representative’s name and social security number, along with a photocopy of the winner’s driver’s license/state ID. The designated representative must also provide (2) valid forms of ID. WLNI will determine what constitutes a “unique situation”.

• All WLNI contests are open to any and all WLNI listeners, with the exception of employees of James River Media, its agencies, subsidiaries, affiliates, representatives and families; anyone involved with the production, preparation and distribution of contest materials; and employees and families of employees of other radio stations.

• WLNI is not responsible for lost, misdirected, delayed or illegible mail of facsimile entries, and WLNI disclaims any responsibility for inability to complete a telephone call, whether due to telephone equipment or malfunction, busy lines or otherwise. Entries not conforming to announced entry specifications will not be acknowledged or returned.

• All contestants acknowledge, as a condition of entry, that WLNI has the right to publicize and/or broadcast contestants’ name, character, likeness, voice or all matters incidental herein. All contest entries become the property of WLNI.

• Any person calling WLNI contest line, (866) 338-1059, gives consent to being recorded and/or broadcast without notification or compensation.

• Only one (1) winner per household or family every thirty (30) days per contest.

• Winners under the age of 18 (eighteen) must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Parent or legal guardian must also provide ID and sign appropriate release forms.

• All unclaimed prizes will be deemed refused and will be forfeited. WLNI is at liberty to give away any unclaimed/forfeited prize at the conclusion of the original winner’s 30 (thirty) day grace period.

• All major prizes (valued at $100.00 or more) will be given away by WLNI. Odds of winning depend on the number of qualified entries.

• WLNI may substitute one prize for another of equal value without “on-air” or “off-air” acknowledgement.

• No purchase necessary to enter or win. Any WLNI contest is void where prohibited by law.

• WLNI/James River Media is not responsible for defective prizes.

• Additions and deletions to these rules are subject to the discretion of WLNI, and may be enacted at any time.

• Any and all taxes associated with winning cash or a prize is the sole responsibility of the winner.

• Specific contests may have an addendum which is to be included in the basic contest rules.

• Basic contests rules and addendum’s are available for review online at

• Any prizes that are mailed are considered delivered at such time they are relinquished to the US Postal Service or other reputable courier/delivery service.