News/Talk 860 KPAM
Afternoon NW Radio Contest – General Contest Rules


How to Enter and How Winner is Selected

  • Afternoon Northwest is a radio program hosted by Michael Herrington and Eriq Peterson weekdays from 3:00pm to 6:00pm on News/Talk 860 KPAM.
  • From time to time, during the Afternoon Northwest radio program, the host or hosts may offer listeners the opportunity to win a variety of different types of contest prizes.
  • Contestants are required to be the requested designated caller at 503.225.0860 or 1.877.774.5726.
  • Designated contestants may or may not be required to perform a particular task on air to win the prize.
  • Prizes can vary on different Afternoon Northwest programs and the value of the prizes can vary on different programs.
  • Some prizes offered may require the winner to be 21 years of age or older.


  • Contestants must be 18 years or older at the time of their name is selected to win. Winner will be required to show proof of identify, including address, phone number, and/or date of birth when prize is claimed at News/Talk 860 KPAM. News/Talk 860 KPAM reserves the right to resolve confusion in identity through other reasonable means.
  • Contest participants must live within 100 mile radius of News/Talk 860 KPAM, located at 6605 SE Lake Road, Portland, OR 97222 and must be able to pick up the prize in person.
  • Employees of News/Talk 860 KPAM, Pamplin Communications, their parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, sponsoring clients, advertisers or prize providers, their licensees or agents, and their families are not eligible to enter to win any News/Talk 860 KPAM contest.
  • No purchase necessary. Making a purchase does not improve chances of winning. All Federal, State, and local laws and regulations apply.
  • This contest is void where prohibited.


  • Winners will be notified by telephone or email.
  • Eligibility to win the prizes is non-transferable and may not be sold or exchanged for cash, goods or services.
  • Winner must complete a News/Talk 860 KPAM Winner Sheet and Release form, which includes winner’s name, address, phone number, and social security number for tax purposes.
  • Winner is responsible for claiming all taxes, including state and federal income taxes, on contest prizes. A 1099-MISC must be filed when the prize or aggregate of prizes exceed Six Hundred Dollars ($600.00) during a calendar year for a particular winner.

Winners’ Obligations:

  • Winner consents to use his/her name, likeness, voice or any other representation by News/Talk 860 KPAM for editorial, advertising and publicity purposes (except where prohibited) including any trade publications release or website posting discussing winner’s involvement in the contest.
  • Winner guarantees that winner is eligible to win and understands that News/Talk 860 KPAM may forfeit any prize for which winner is ineligible. Winner must comply with all contest rules as published by News/Talk 860 KPAM or aired on News/Talk 860 KPAM.
  • All expenses not specifically mentioned herein are solely winner’s responsibility.
  • Before claiming the prize, winner must sign a Waiver and Release of Liability agreeing to release and indemnify the News/Talk 860 KPAM, Pamplin Communications, their parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, sponsoring clients, advertisers or prize providers, their licensees or agents from any and all liability related to injuries or damages of any kind that may be sustained by winner or third parties in connection with the prize or from failure of the winner to follow proper procedures while claiming the prize.

Station’s Privileges:

  • All contests may be revised, withdrawn, concluded, extended or modified instantly without prior notification.
  • All contest rules are subject to change. Once the contest begins, News/Talk 860 KPAM will announce any changes to the contest rules as soon as possible.
  • News/Talk 860 KPAM is not responsible for malfunctions or failure of the equipment used as part of the contest.
  • News/Talk 860 KPAM reserves the right to void contest winner’s prize claim in the event of fraud, collusion, tampering, deception or other similar malfeasance. Winner will have thirty (30) days from date of notification to accept prize or prize will be forfeited.

Choice of Law:

  • All issues and questions related to the Stations’ contests will be governed by the laws of Oregon without regard to the conflicts of law principles.

Official rules will be made available at and as well as in the News/Talk 860 KPAM offices during regular business hours. Mail, phone, fax, or email requests for official rules will be responded to via First Class U.S. Mail.