Sponsored by

Tanks for Watching

Tanks for Watching 2014

1. Eligibility

No purchase necessary to enter. Tanks for Watching 2014 (the “Contest”) is open to U.S. residents, 18 years of age or older residing in the Wilkes-Barre-Scranton market, except for employees of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., Mission Broadcasting, Inc.(collectively, the “Sponsors”), other television and radio stations and multi-channel video programming distributors in the Wilkes-Barre / Scranton, PA market, and the respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising or promotion agencies (if any) of all of the foregoing and members of the families or persons living in the same household of all of the foregoing. Viewers are eligible to win a WBRE, WYOU or PAHOMEPAGE.COM contest only once every sixty (60) days. Viewers are eligible to win a prize valued at $600.00 or more only once every six months.  Only one winner per household is permitted in any contest. 

2. Entry

(a)The Contest will begin on April 28, 2014 at 12:01am and will end May 23, 2014 at 11:59 pm. During this period, viewers must watch Josh Hodell’s forecast on Eyewitness News (WBRE/WYOU) at 5pm6pm7pm or 11pm on weekdays during the contest. Listen for the secret word of the day, then go online to pahomepage.com, and click on ‘Tanks for Watching’. Fill out an entry form including that day’s secret word. Only fully completed entry forms will be considered valid entries.  Incomplete entry forms will be discarded.

(b) Only one entry per person per day.

(c) Sponsors are not responsible for technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable Internet or SMS connections, failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access any Web site, cellular or on-line service, any other error or malfunction, late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries, or for printing errors in any advertisement, entry form or the rules.

Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the Sponsors/judges determine, in their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with the Contest or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Contest, the Sponsors/judges reserve the right to void the entries at issue and/or terminate the Contest and conduct a random drawing to award the prize among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If the Contest is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at http://www.pahomepage.com. If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, Sponsors reserve the right at their sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest. Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any entrant that tampers with the operation of the Contest or website or violates the Official Rules of the Contest.

By use of pahomepage.com and by entering the Contest, you agree to the Station’s Web Site Terms of Use Agreement and to the use of your personal information as described in the Privacy Policy located at: http://pahomepage.com

Entry deemed made by holder of e-mail account.

(d) Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.

3. Prizes

80 winners will each receive one (1) $100 Gas Card. No refunds or credit for changes are allowed. All other expenses and costs associated with use of the Gift Card, including, but not limited to, taxes are the winner's sole responsibility. 

All 80 semifinalist will be eligible to participate in an event at the end of The Contest whereby they have the chance to win a $50,000 grand prize. The event will be held at 7pm, May 29, 2014 at Top of the 80's in Hazleton, PA. Odds of winning $50,000 grand prize are 1 million to 1. No one is guaranteed to win the grand prize. Semifinalist event cannot be rescheduled, and there is no alternate entry to win $50,000. Sponsors are not responsible to provide transportation to the Semifinalist event.

The Sponsors reserve the right to award any prizes that are not awarded by the end of contest in future promotions conducted by the Sponsors. 

The sponsors will contact each winner by email or phone with details about how and when to retrieve their cards. 

Prizes will be awarded after completion of all required eligibility and release agreements are completed by the Finalists. 

4. General

(a)Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner and the winner will receive an IRS Form 1099 or equivalent from the Sponsors.

(b)By participating in the Contest, the winner or winners agree to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Contest, and to sign a publicity release, affidavit of eligibility and release of liability prior to acceptance of the prize. By accepting the prize, each winner grants to Sponsors the right to use the winner's name, voice, picture and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and publicity in any and all media now known or hereafter invented, without further permission or additional compensation (except where prohibited by law). All expenses on receipt and use of prize are the sole responsibility of winner. Winner by acceptance of the prize, agrees to release the Sponsors, and their advertising, promotion and production agencies and their respective parents and subsidiaries, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in directly or indirectly in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any Contest or prize-related activity. Any other person travelling with the Grand Prize winner and/or using the voucher, by their participation and use agrees to the foregoing.

(c)Sponsors reserve the right to make changes in the rules of the Contest which will become effective upon announcement. Sponsors are not responsible for errors in the rules, their announcements, or the offering or the administration of the Contest.

(d)No prize transfers. Sponsors may substitute prizes for prizes of like value, in the Sponsors’ sole discretion. Prizes may not be substituted or redeemed for cash. Offer subject to federal, state and local regulations and laws and is void where taxed, restricted or prohibited. By entering, participants agree to these rules and the decisions of the Sponsors/judges. 

5. Rules

For a copy of the Official Rules and/or winners’ list, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: WBRE-TV / Pahomepage.com, 62 S Franklin St, Wilkes Barre, PA 18701.