Dog Star 2019 Rules


Here are the official rules for the DOG STAR 2019 contest (“Contest”), being conducted by KBQB, KCEZ, KRQR, and KTHU (hereafter referred to as “Station”) and its owner Results Radio LLC, starting April 24 and ending 11:59PM May 11, 2019

The Station may change the dates and/or terms, conditions, or rules of the Contest without prior notice. Any material changes to the Contest or its rules will be broadcast and posted on,,, and (hereafter referred to as “Website”). Station reserves the right to cancel, terminate, or modify the Contest as it deems necessary if it is not capable of completion as planned to include, without limitation, because of infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, legal challenge or technical failures of any kind.

To enter, complete the online entry form including uploading a picture of your Dog to the contest page form on the Website. Upload limit is 10 megabytes, available formats include jpeg, pdf, gif, and png. By entering contest, each contestant represents that they are the legal owner of the pictured Dog, the dog is still living, have secured rights from any person(s) appearing in their photo submission, and if selected as a Finalist will commit to appearing with their Dog on the Dog Star Stage Saturday May 11, 9:30AM in Bidwell Park. Entry period is April 24 – May 3, 11:59PM.

The Contest is open to all US citizens who reside in one of the following: Butte County, Glenn County, Shasta County, or Tehama County (hereafter referred to as “Contestant”). Contestant must be age 18 years or older. Employees of Results Radio LLC, affiliates, other radio stations and their immediate families are not allowed to participate or win.  Contestant, if successful in becoming a Semi-Finalist, must be able to appear in person on the Dog Star Stage May 11, 9:30 AM in Bidwell Park

No purchase is necessary, and Contest is void where prohibited by law.

The Station is not responsible for technological errors or failures of the phone, text, internet, email, or computer systems.

Participation by a Dog is limited to 1 unique entry in the Contest and any additional entries featuring the same Dog will be disqualified. Contestant may enter the Contest 1 time per Dog. More than 1 Contestant per household is eligible to enter and participate.  More than 1 Dog per household is eligible to enter and participate.

Contestants are required to provide truthful information to the Station on entry and during entire operation of the Contest. Station will disqualify any entry it discovers to be based upon false or fraudulent information.

The Station will disqualify any entry from individuals who do not meet the Contest eligibility requirements. Station, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest, and to disqualify that contestant from entering or winning future contests.

The Prize and total value is $500.00 cash paid in the form of a check to the Winner.

Chance of winning depends on number of entries.

5 Semi-Finalists (hereafter referred to as “Semi-Finalist”) will be designated as those that (a) receive the largest number of Website visitor votes between May 4 12:00am and May 8 11:59PM (“Voting Period”). Visitors may vote a maximum 50 times during the Voting Period. To become the Finalist , Semi-Finalist must be present on the Dog Star Stage May 11, 9:30 AM in Bidwell Park (“Event Time”) , and must receive the highest total score of total visitor votes (100% value).  Failure to appear at the Event Time will result in forfeiture the Prize. In the event of a tie, a coin flip will determine the Finalist in the manner announced by the Station. In the event of Forfeiture, the next highest total score basis will determine the Finalist. Finalist will be notified they are the Winner in person on the Dog Star Stage on May 11.

Winner must appear by appointment at the Results Radio LLC offices to sign required affidavits and releases within 5 business days after May 11, or the Prize will be forfeited. The Prize will be awarded to the Winner within 30 days after signing required affidavits and releases.

The Station reserves the right to make rule changes which become effective upon announcement on air and in writing posted on this Website. Failure to comply with rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification.

All decisions of the judges will be final.

Station offices are closed on Legal Holidays. Prize must be picked up by advance appointment at the offices of Results Radio LLC Monday through Friday between 9am and 5pm at:

Chico: 856 Manzanita Court, 95926

To claim the prize, the Winner will be required to present valid, government-issued photo identification and personal social security number together with complete personal residence address, date of birth, and phone number, all such information to exactly match the information as supplied by contestant with entry. Prize cannot be claimed by third parties on behalf of the winner.

Prize is non-transferrable and may not be substituted for any reason

Taxes are not included. Payment of taxes will be the responsibility of winner. Participants will be required to fill out a W-9 form.

By entering Contest, contestants and winners agree to indemnify this Station and Results Radio LLC from and against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from use of the prize or participation in this Contest

Contestants, Finalists, and Winner agree to allow use of their name, image, and voice in radio station marketing materials. Winner agrees to sign publicity releases prior to accepting the Prize.

By submitting an Entry, Contestant represents that a) he/she owns all rights to each element of his/her Entry, including, without limitation, the copyrights in the ENTRY IMAGE or, b) if someone other than the Contestant captured the ENTRY IMAGE, he/she has obtained an assignment of rights from the third party that captured the ENTRY IMAGE. Results Radio LLC’s determination as to whether the ENTRY IMAGE violates the rights of any third party is final.

Each Contestant irrevocably grants Results Radio LLC and its affiliates, legal representatives, assigns, agents and licensees, the unconditional and perpetual right and permission to reproduce, encode, store, copy, transmit, publish, post, broadcast, display, publicly perform, adapt, exhibit and/or otherwise use or reuse (without limitation as to when or to the number of times used), on a non-exclusive basis, each element of the Contestant’s Entry, and use of the Contestant’s name, likeness, voice and ENTRY IMAGE (collectively, “Likeness”), and/or statements regarding his/her participation in this Contest (with or without using the Contestant’s name) in any and all media without limitation as to time or territory, and without additional compensation or approval from the Contestant or any other party. Contestant waives intellectual property rights, privacy/publicity rights or other legal or moral rights that might preclude the Results Radio LLC’s use of any element of the Entry, and agrees not to sue or assert any claim against the Results Radio LLC for the use of any element of the Entry or Contestant’s Likeness or statements. Contestant further grants all end users of Results Radio LLC’s Web Site (a) the ability to rate, vote, review, comment on and tag the Entry; (b) the ability to send and distribute the Entry via e-mail, instant messenger, and via social media or other electronic means.

Contestant agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Results Radio LLC, its agencies and Contest Parties and their respective affiliates, officers, directors, agents, co-branders or other partners, and any of their employees (collectively, the “Indemnitees”), from any and all claims, damages, expenses, costs (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) and liabilities (including settlements), brought or asserted by any third party against any of the Indemnitees due to or arising out of the use of any element of Contestant’s Entry, or the Contestant’s conduct in submitting an Entry or creating an ENTRY IMAGE or otherwise in connection with this Contest, including but not limited to claims for trademark infringement, copyright infringement, violation of an individual’s right of publicity or right of privacy, or defamation. Contestant further agrees to release Results Radio LLC from all claims that any advertising or marketing materials subsequently produced, presented, and/or prepared by or on behalf of Results Radio LLC infringes Contestant’s rights regarding any elements or ideas contained in any element of the Entry.

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