The infraction: Unauthorized transfer of control. The station is KTRT-FM Winthrop WA, which changed its ownership profile back in 2009 but didn’t get around to seeking FCC permission until 2013. The matter is being settled via the consent decree path. The beneficiaries: The citizens of the United States of America.
The license was granted to Tin Can Communications, headed by Don Ashford, back in 2005. Ashford had two partners.