April 15, 2014
8:05 pm

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SaM FM Cutest Couple Contest 2014
Sponsored in part by:
 

Winners!

Heres our winners for the 95.3 SaM FM Cutest Couple Contest!

First Place Winners:


Richard "Duke" and Lucy Bromley from Streator, Il perfect for the cutest couple because they are still taking care of one another and loving each other for over 50 years. Parents of five daughters.

Second Place Winners:

Chris and Dee Vargas. We have been married for almost 15 years and are still into each other!

Third Place Winners:


Mike & Diane Dejong. We meet online on a dating site and have been so happy, happier than ever, since. We are the new "Brady Bunch". We have 6 kids between the two of us and cherish every crazy moment of it!

Offical Rules


                                                                                                                                   NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
 
Unless otherwise specified by WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC), these are the rules for the Cutest Couple Contest (the “Promotion”) conducted by WCMY and 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC). These rules may be amended as deemed necessary by WCMY and 95.3 SaM FM
Contest participants enter WCMY’s and 95.3 SaM FM’s Cutest Couple Contest by submitting a photo of the couple on www.ottawaradio.net.  One submission per couple. Entrants and voters must register at the Upickem/WCMY/SaMFM contest portal to enter contest.
Photos must be of the participating couple. No online searched photos will be accepted. By submitting a photo, users represent they are the owners of the copyright to the photo or they have permission from the copyright owner to enter the photo in the contest.
Winner will be determined by listener voting on the ottawaradio.net Upickem website for the Cutest Couple Contest. Winner will be determined by the PHOTO with the most votes. Users must register to vote and can vote only once per day. In case of two or more photos receiving the same vote totals, the photos in question will be entered into a random drawing with the winner receiving the Grand Prize.

UPICKEM, WCMY,  and 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) are not responsible for Internet crashes or slowdowns caused by network congestion, viruses, sabotage, satellite failures, phone line failures, electrical outages, natural disasters or acts of man or God.  This contest is not intended for gambling. If it is determined that a contestant is using the contest for gambling purposes they will be disqualified and reported to authorities.

The contest or promotion will take place during the dates and times specified in the official rules of the Promotion or as announced on-air. The submission period starts Jan 3, 2014, with the voting period starting Jan 13, 2014 and ending Feb 13, 2014 at 11:59pm. WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) may change the dates and/or terms of the Promotion without prior notice.
Winners will be notified by email and will have seven (7) days to claim their prize. Odds of winning depend on number of photos entered and number of overall votes.
 
To be eligible to enter or participate in the Cutest Couple Contest, listeners must follow these official rules of the Cutest Couple Contest Promotion, as announced on-air and online and must fulfill all of the eligibility requirements of the Cutest Couple Contest Promotion. Unless otherwise specified, the Cutest Couple Contest Promotion is open to all listeners of WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) who are legal U.S. residents. Participants must be 18 years of age or older to participate, vote or win prizes in the Cutest Couple Contest Promotion.
 
Employees of WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC), its licensee, the licensee’s parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities, WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM's (NRG MEDIA, LLC) advertising and promotional agencies, its participating sponsors, other radio stations in the LaSalle-Peru rated market area and the members of their immediate families and/or households are ineligible to participate or win.  Only one winner per household/address is permitted in any WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC).
 
Entrants are required to provide truthful information and WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) will reject and delete any entry that it discovers to be false or fraudulent. WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) will disqualify any entry from individuals who do not meet the eligibility requirements, and WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) will also delete any online entry knowingly received from persons under the age of 13 in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.
This contest is voted on by it's participants. . NRG Media, WCMY and 95.3 SaM FM reserve the right to reject any photo submission deemed inappropriate.

Cutest Couple Contest Promotion prizes and their values will be indicated when WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) announces the Promotion. The Prizes are:
1st Highest Voted Cutest Couple:
$100 Gift Certificate from Montes' Riverside Inn Ottawa, IL.
$520 Gift Certificate from Alfano's Pizza and Italian Food Ottawa, IL.
$100 Gift Certificate from Ottawa Office Supply Ottawa, IL.
$75 Gift Certificate from Sunfield Restaurant Ottawa, IL.
$75 Gift Certificate from Anne's Hide-A-Way Ottawa, IL.
$45 Gift Certificate from Tino's Shoe and Boot Repair Ottawa, IL.
$50 Gift Certificate from Festivities Unlimited Ottawa, IL.
$75 Gift Certificate from Pine Hills Bar and Restaurant Ottawa, IL.
$75 Gift Certificate from Golden Rule Lumber Ottawa, IL.
$100 Gift Certificate from Halftime Restaurant Ottawa, IL.

2nd Highest Voted Cutest Couple:
$25 Gift Certificate from Montes' Riverside Inn Ottawa, IL.
$320 Gift Certificate from Alfano's Pizza and Italian Food Ottawa, IL.
$75 Gift Certificate from Ottawa Office Supply Ottawa, IL.
$50 Gift Certificate from Sunfield Restaurant Ottawa, IL.
$50 Gift Certificate from Anne's Hide-A-Way Ottawa, IL.
$25 Gift Certificate from Tino's Shoe and Boot Repair Ottawa, IL.
$25 Gift Certificate from Festivities Unlimited Ottawa, IL.
$50 Gift Certificate from Pine Hills Bar and Restaurant Ottawa, IL.
$50 Gift Certificate from Golden Rule Lumber Ottawa, IL.
$50 Gift Certificate from Halftime Restaurant Ottawa, IL.

3rd Highest Voted Cutest Couple:
$25 Gift Certificate from Montes' Riverside Inn Ottawa, IL.
$200 Gift Certificate from Alfano's Pizza and Italian Food Ottawa, IL.
$50 Gift Certificate from Ottawa Office Supply Ottawa, IL.
$25 Gift Certificate from Sunfield Restaurant Ottawa, IL.
$25 Gift Certificate from Anne's Hide-A-Way Ottawa, IL.
$10 Gift Certificate from Tino's Shoe and Boot Repair Ottawa, IL.
$25 Gift Certificate from Festivities Unlimited Ottawa, IL.
$20 Gift Certificate from Pine Hills Bar and Restaurant Ottawa, IL.
$20 Gift Certificate from Golden Rule Lumber Ottawa, IL.
$25 Gift Certificate from Halftime Restaurant Ottawa, IL.

 Unless otherwise announced, all prizes or prize certificates must be picked up at the offices of WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) located at 216 W. Lafayette Street, Ottawa, IL 61350. Prize values have been determined by the sponsors providing each prize.
 
Prizes may be claimed during regular business hours (between 8:00am and 5:00pm, Monday through Friday). Promotion winner(s) will be required to present valid government-issued photo identification and provide their complete address, date of birth and phone number to claim a prize. Unless otherwise permitted by WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC), winner(s) must claim his or her prize in person, and a prize cannot be claimed by third parties on behalf of the winner. No transportation will be provided to and from the station or to and from the winner(s) home and to any of the sponsor providing prizes. Prizes cannot be traded for cash.

In order to receive a prize, winners will be required to sign an official waiver form indemnifying, holding harmless and waiving any and all claims of liability against WCMY, 95.3 SaMFM, NRG Media, LLC and their subsidiaries, parents, related, affiliated and subsidiary companies and their employees, agents, members, affiliates, officers, volunteers or sponsors of each, the Contest's sponsors and their respective employees and agents, for any claim, demand, cause of action, personal injury, death or loss which may occur from the conduct of, or participation in, the Contest, or from the use of any prize. 
Failure to comply with these requirements will result in the forfeiture of the prize. A winner will forfeit any prize or prize certificate not claimed within thirty (30) days (or sooner for time sensitive prizes) of winning. Unless otherwise specified or required by law, if a prize is not claimed no alternate winner will be selected and the prize will become the property of WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC). There is no substitution, transfer or cash equivalent for prizes, except that WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) may, at its sole discretion, substitute prizes of comparable value. Each prize is expressly limited to the item(s) announced by WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) and does not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses. WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) cannot replace lost or stolen prize certificates or merchandise. Other restrictions may apply.
 
Decisions of WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) management with respect to the Promotion are final.
 
Payments of all federal, state and local taxes related to the award of a prize are solely the responsibility of the winner of the prize. The winner will be required to complete and submit an IRS Form W-9 with the winner’s full Social Security Number or the equivalent. For receipt of any prize valued at $600 or more or for any prizes awarded by WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) in a calendar year with an aggregate value of $600 or more and such winnings will be reported to the IRS. Failure to submit a complete W-9 or equivalent will result in forfeiture of the prize.
 
By participating in the Promotion, the winner(s) agree to have his or her name, voice and likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material related to such Promotion, without further compensation.
 
WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) is not responsible for (i) lost, stolen, mangled, misdirected, postage due, illegible, incomplete or late entries; (ii) telephone or mobile service outages, delays, busy signals, facsimile transmission errors, equipment malfunctions and any other technological difficulties that may prevent an individual from completing his/her telephone call or from sending a text message (if applicable, message and data rates may apply, and the Station is not responsible for any fees incurred by an entrant for this method of entry); or (iii) entries not received due to difficulty accessing the internet, service outage or delays, computer difficulties or other technical difficulties.
 
WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Promotion as it deems necessary if it is not capable of completion as planned, including, without limitation, as a result of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort. WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the Promotion, including, without limitation, the substitution of a prize or equivalent value, which will become effective upon announcement. If due to circumstances beyond the control of WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC), any event related to the Promotion or prize is delayed, rescheduled, postponed, cancelled or has a change of venue, WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) reserves the right, but is not obligated, to cancel or modify the Promotion and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.

The Contest and all of the related pages, contents and code are copyright, UPICKEM, and/or WCMY-AM / WRKX-FM. Copying or unauthorized use of any copyrighted materials, trademarks or any other intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.
If you are accessing these rules on WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC)’s website or entering the Promotion on said website, you are deemed to agree to WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC)’s website’s Privacy Policy located at www.ottawaradio.net.
A copy of the rules may be requested in writing from the offices of WCMY or 95.3 SaM FM (NRG MEDIA, LLC) located at 216 W. Lafayette Street, Ottawa, IL 61350.
 
 
 
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