The Masked WRAL News Anchor Official Rules (EXPIRES 1/10/23) - MIX 101.5


The Masked WRAL News Anchor

Official Rules



HOW TO ENTER. Entries will be accepted each Wednesday during “Afternoons with Jim Kelly” starting  Wednesday, November 9, 2022, and lasting through Wednesday, December 7, 2022 (the “Promotion Period). Throughout the Promotion Period, Afternoons’ host Jim Kelly will play an audio clip from a WRAL News anchor or reporter  and prompt listeners to call in and correctly name The Masked WRAL News Anchor for a chance to win a $1,000 gift card. Jim Kelly will take caller number 15, then continue taking callers until someone correctly names The Masked WRAL News Anchor. (Yes, it’s radio and not TV, we get it. Just have some fun with us and try to win.)

SPONSOR. The sponsor of this promotion is WRAL-FM, LLC d/b/a MIX 101.5 and Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc. (collectively “Sponsor”). This sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Apple or Facebook.

ELIGIBILITY. The promotion is open only to permanent U.S. residents 18 years of age as of Wednesday, November 9, 2022, and who reside in the WRAL-FM total service area (TSA), as defined by Arbitron. Employees of Sponsor and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, employees, advertising and promotion agencies and members of their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses) are not eligible. Anyone who has won a prize valued over $100 in any promotion sponsored by Sponsor in the last thirty (30) days is  ineligible to win this promotion.  Only one (1) entry per person and household permitted per day for the entire Promotion Period. By entering,  entrant acknowledges and agrees (a) to all of these Official Rules, and (b) to be bound by all decisions of Sponsor, whose decisions are binding and final.  Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth in the Official Rules.

PRIZE(S) AND ODDS. Each Wednesday during the Promotion Period, one (1) listener who correctly identifies  The Masked WRAL News Anchor  will win a $1,000 gift card. Clues as to who the WRAL News Talent may be will be provided on MIX 101.5’s social media accounts. The number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period will determine the odds of winning. Prize cannot be exchanged for cash value. Prize is non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason.

PRIZE REDEMPTION AND RELEASE. The winner(s) will be notified by email using the contact information provided on the entry form and instructed how to claim the prize.  Winner(s) is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with the receipt and/or use of the prize. Winner will be required to sign and return to WRAL-FM an affidavit of eligibility and liability and publicity release within five (5) days of notification, as well as IRS form W-9: Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification for any prize over $600.00 in total value. If any prize notification is undeliverable, or in the event of non-compliance with any of these requirements, the prize will be forfeited No substitution of prizes or transfer of prizes to a third party is permitted. By entering this promotion, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, its prize suppliers, affiliates, subsidiaries, and each of such company’s officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in this promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

PUBLICITY. Except where prohibited, participation in this promotion constitutes a winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

GENERAL CONDITIONS. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the promotion, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the promotion, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.  Sponsor reserves the right to change the Official Rules at any time to ensure the fair administration of the promotion and compliance with applicable laws.  Sponsor reserves the right to extend the Promotion Period, or not offer a prize in a specific week, if it does not receive a sufficient number of entries (as determined by the Sponsor in its discretion by the date set forth above.)

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you agree to release and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use of any prize including but not limited to: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the promotion; (2) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the promotion (3) technical, printing or human error which may occur in the administration of the promotion or the processing of entries; or (4) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

PRIVACY.  Any personal information you submit as part of the Sweepstakes will be treated in accordance with Sponsor’s policies which can be found here:

DISPUTES. Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that:  (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina or the appropriate North Carolina State Court located in Wake County, North Carolina; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this promotion, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of North Carolina without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of North Carolina or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of North Carolina.

WINNER LIST. Winner list requests will only be accepted after the Promotion Period and no later than January 31, 2023.  For a copy of the winner list, send an email with subject line “The Masked Singer Sweepstakes” to