North Country Christmas Lights, sponsored by Gamble Distributors Rules

“The YouNews Holiday Lights Contest, Sponsored by Gamble Distributors”



Rules and Regulations



No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local regulations apply.



How to Enter:

Contestants enter the contest by submitting a photo of their indoor or outdoor holiday lights to the Holiday Lights Contest section of YouNews on WWNYTV.com.



Contest Dates:

Contest dates are December 9, 2009 to December 23, 2009.



How to Win:

One (1) winner will be selected in a random drawing after the contest ends at noon, Dec. 23, to be announced on the Thursday, December 24, 2009 edition of 7News This Morning and notified by December 28, 2009. Judges decisions are final.



Prize winner must meet the Eligibility and Prize Redemption/Claim/Releases requirements outlined herein.



Prize:



The prize consists of:



A Cub Cadet snow thrower, model #526WE, 26”, 277cc OHV 4-cycle engine with all-wheel drive, electric starter, light, and remote control chute, provided by Gamble Distributors, retail value $869.



Winner will be responsible for pickup/collection of the prize.



The prize winners must meet the Eligibility and Prize Redemption/Claim/Releases requirements outlined herein.



All parties assume no liability or responsibility in connection with the use of any prize awarded hereunder or in connection with any warranty or representation regarding the prize. The number of contest entries received by WWNY-TV determines the odds of winning.



Drawing date for this contest will occur on December 23, 2009.



Unclaimed prizes will be forfeited. Winners must complete a signed affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release. To meet federal tax regulations, the winner of some prizes may have to provide his or her social security number and is responsible for all taxes associated with the prize. Prizes are considered income and taxes on all prizes are the sole responsibility of the prizewinner. Compliance with all applicable federal and state laws, rules and regulations are the sole responsibility of the prizewinner. The prizewinner, by acceptance of a prize, agrees to release WWNY-TV, United Communications Corporation, and Any of the prize-donating sponsoring companies, their parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, sponsors, advertising and promotion agencies, and their immediate families (spouses and children) from any and all liability for claims, actions or proceedings for injuries or damages sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while traveling to or from, preparing for or participating in any contest-related activity. By entering the contest and winning a prize, contestants grant WWNY-TV, United Communications Corporation, and the donating sponsoring companies, their parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, sponsors, advertising and promotion agencies, the right to use and publicize their names, photographs, voices or likenesses and have accepted and agreed to be bound by these rules.



Eligibility: The winner must be age 18 or older and must be the person who submitted the photo. Adults may help young people submit the photo and caption information. Contest open to United States residents only. Employees of WWNY-TV, United Communications Corporation and the donating sponsors, their parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, sponsors, advertising and promotion agencies, judging agencies and their immediate families (spouses and children) are not eligible to participate. WWNY-TV reserves the right to disqualify any contestant if the contest rules are violated. WWNY-TV judgment as to such matters shall be final. No substitution of prizes or transfer of prizes to a third party is permitted. No groups, clubs or organizations may participate in this contest, or reproduce or distribute any portion of these rules to its members. Limit three total entries per household per day.



Liability: WWNY-TV, United Communications Corporation and the donating sponsoring companies, their parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, sponsors, advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for:

1) Problems associated with internet transmission or reception, television transmission, radio transmission, cable transmission, phone lines, or the phone number for this contest that are beyond the control of WWNY-TV. This includes, but is not limited to: a busy signal on the contest phone line, operator interference, cellular interference, technical or atmospheric conditions that disrupt the completion of the phone call, or for technical difficulties which may prohibit the transmission of their television or radio signals to all or limited geographic areas during the playing of the contest.

2) Lost, misdirected, illegible, or delayed entry forms.

3) Non-airing of the show/contest because of breaking news.



All decisions made by the management of WWNY-TV are final.

Official Rules available at WWNY-TV, 120 Arcade Street, Watertown, New York 13601

Official rules supersede all other published editions.