KGEZ Time Machine Contest Rules

The contest begins on 600 KGEZ April 3, 2015 and will continue each Friday until further notice.  No purchase is necessary to participate in and win any 600 KGEZ Contest.

Contestants will be selected from those calling 755-KGEZ when signaled on-air to do so, or those participating in a KGEZ contest line test during March 2015.  In addition, contestants may be selected at random from those requesting a song at  (Be sure to include your phone number with your request, so we have the option to call you.)

On-air contestants will be instructed choose which year the KGEZ Time Machine will land on from a varying range of years.  If right, the contestant wins the KGEZ Cash Jackpot.  If wrong, a varying amount of cash will be added to the jackpot for the next contest.

The only official telephone number for the contest is 755-KGEZ (5439).   No other station telephone lines are eligible for participation in the contest.  600 KGEZ and its owners and operators, are not responsible for telephone line errors or malfunctions.  Due to the time delay that exists between the Station’s analog and digital over-the-air signals and between the Station’s analog over-the-air signal and the Station’s online webcast, those listening to the Station’s digital or online signal may hear announcements later than those listening to the Station’s analog over-the-air signal. The Contest Entities assume no responsibility for such delay

Proof of age, identity, and eligibility must be furnished to the Station upon request. All entry form information must be complete and accurate. Station will not award a prize to anyone not meeting eligibility requirements at the time of entry. Station reserves the right to disqualify any entrant if these Rules are not followed. Only one winner per household is permitted in any Station-conducted Contest. No groups, clubs, or organizations may participate in this Contest. Due to delays in the Station’s online streaming of its broadcast signal, listeners to the online stream may not be able to participate in or be disadvantaged in participating in certain on-air Contests.  Contestants may be play a maximum of once per week in this contest and may win once in any given 30-day period.  For prizes valued at $600 or more, or for any prizes awarded by the Station in a calendar year with an aggregate value of $600 or more, winner must provide his or her Social Security Number or the equivalent for tax purposes. In addition, winners may be required by the Station to submit this information on an IRS Form W-9.  Prizes may be considered income, and payment of any and all taxes associated with prizes is solely the responsibility of the winners of the prizes.

Participation in any 600 KGEZ Contest implies agreement and acceptance of these rules.

Unless otherwise noted, contests are open only to legal U.S. residents 18 years or older at time of entry. Further, entrants must be living in Flathead, Lake or Lincoln Counties at the time of entry to participate and enter. Prizes are non-transferable by winners. Employees of the Station, the Station’s operators, Flathead Valley Wireless Association LLC, the station’s licensee, Flathead Broadcasting LLC and the immediate families or members of the same households of such individuals are not eligible. “Immediate family” members include spouses, children, step-children, parents, step-parents, siblings, and step-siblings.

Participants are responsible for complying with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and with these Rules, and by entering, participants agree to be bound to these Rules. The Station reserves the right to disqualify any entrant if these Contest rules are not followed. Any security breach or other attempt by an entrant or other party to tamper with the proper administration of the Contest will disqualify the entrant and may result in civil or criminal action against the entrant or other party and may result in the discontinuation, suspension, or cancellation of the Contest. Winners and entrants agree, except where prohibited by law, to release and discharge, hold harmless and indemnify the Contest Entities, their employees, agents and representatives, officers and directors and their immediate families, successors and assigns, and all others associated with the development and execution of this Contest, from any and all tax liability that may be imposed or associated with receipt or use of the prizes, and from and against any and all claims, actions, proceedings, and liability for any damages, expenses, fees, injury or losses (INCLUDING PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH) sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership, or use of the prize or while traveling to, preparing for, or participating in any Contest-related or prize-related activity. By entering the Contest or by winning, participants grant to the Contest Entities the right to publicize the participant’s name, photograph, image, likeness, voice, statements, and biographical information for advertising, trade, and promotion purposes without compensation and without opportunity for review, except where prohibited by law. For travel related prizes, winners’ guests must execute any requisite liability and publicity releases prior to travel. In the event the selected winner(s) of the prize are/is ineligible or refuse(s) the prize or in the event the prize is forfeited for any other reason, the prize will be forfeited and Station, in its sole discretion, an alternate prize will not be awarded.

Contest prizes must be claimed within ten (10) business days of being notified of winning. Unless otherwise announced, all prizes or prize certificates must be picked up at the offices of the Station at 2995 US Hwy 93 South, Kalispell, MT 59901. Prizes may be claimed during regular business hours (between 8:30am and 5:00pm, Monday through Friday). Contest winner(s) will be required to present valid government-issued photo identification satisfactory to the Station and provide their complete address, date of birth and phone number to claim a prize. Unless otherwise permitted by the Station, winner(s) must claim his or her prize in person, and a prize cannot be claimed by third parties on behalf of the winner.

Contest rules are subject to change, and will be made in this written copy and announced on-air.