Contest Rules

Genesee Media Corporation, Operator of AM 1400 WDNY and My 93.9 WMRV Radio and GeneseeNow.com, often runs contests.

You must be at least 18 years old with valid identification at the date and time a contest is played.  No purchase is ever required to participate in Genesee Media Corporation contests.  All contests are subject to federal, state, and local laws.

Unless specifically stated in a contest rule, only one person per household may win a Genesee Media Corporation contest within a thirty (30) day period.   Listeners are eligible to win a prize or prize package with a combined value of $500 only once every twelve months.  Employees of Genesee Media Corporation participating sponsors/promotional partners, other radio stations within a fifty-mile radius of Dansville, NY and the members of their immediate families are ineligible to participate or win.  These employees and their immediate families are also ineligible to participate or win for a period of six-months after the termination of employment.

Genesee Media Corporation is not responsible for phone or Internet malfunctions.  For telephone entries, only calls to 585-335-9369 are eligible unless otherwise specified.  All tax and other liabilities incurred as a result of any prize are the sole responsibility of the recipient. Any prize or prize certificate not claimed within fourteen (14) days of winning will be forfeited by the winner.

Winner agrees to release the station, its licensee, its parent corporations, their affiliated entities, affiliated advertising agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, and representatives from any claims relating to the prize or contest prior to acceptance of the prize.

By participating in the contest, the winner or winners agree to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this contest without additional financial or other compensation, and without signing any further publicity release prior to airing.  Any winner who receives one or more prizes with a combined value of $500 or more in a calendar year will be required to execute a release form and a Form W-9, and will be issued a Form 1099 for the fair market value of the prize.  The winner will be required to provide valid picture ID and social security card. Unless we inform you otherwise, contest prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash.

Genesee Media Corporation has the sole discretion to terminate a contest at any given time, change the rules of or extend the dates of a contest upon notice.  Decisions of station management with respect to contests are final.  Genesee Media Corporation reserves the right to disqualify any person or persons tampering with the entry process. Contest participants are required to provide truthful information.  Genesee Media Corporation is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the contest, or in the announcement of a prize.

Official contest rules are available from Genesee Media Corporation during normal business hours (Monday through Friday 8 A.M. to 4 P.M.) at 195 Main Street, Dansville, NY.   All contest rules are a reprint of this web page.

Genesee Media Corporation reserves the right to amend or clarify contest rules at any time.  Some prizes are provided to Genesee Media Corporation in exchange for promotional consideration.

Revised January 2013