Cutest Couple Contest Rules


Official Rules


CUTEST COUPLE PHOTO CONTEST (the “Promotion”) is open to legal residents of the United States of America and District of Columbia (except NY and FL) and who live in the viewing area of KNBN NewsCenter1, limited to these states: South Dakota, North Dakota, Wyoming, Nebraska, Colorado and Montana who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time of entry. Employees of NewsCenter1 and other companies associated with the Promotion, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies as well at their immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Promotion is subject to federal, state and local laws and regulations.


The Promotion is sponsored by NewsCenter1 located at 2424 S. Plaza Drive, Rapid City, SD

3.Agreement to Official Rules

Participation in the Promotion constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.

4.Promotion Period

The Promotion begins on January 29, 2018 at 12 AM and ends on February 4, 2018 at 11:59 PM (the “Promotion Period”). Entries that are submitted before or after the Promotion Period will be disqualified. Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Promotion using any of the following methods: On-site at

Voting will begin on February 5, 2018 at 12 AM and end on February 11, 2018. Voting will be accepted for the duration of the Voting Period using any one of the following methods: On-site at

5.How to Enter

On-site: This method of entry will be available at NC1.TV/Contests

Limit 1 per person, per Facebook Account, and per household for the duration of the Promotion Period, regardless of method of entry. Entries received from any person, e-mail address, or household in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

Users may vote 1 time per day, per person, per Facebook Account, and per household for the duration of the Promotion Period, regardless of method of entry.

6.Prize Drawing

On or about February 5, 2018 at 12:00 AM the Sponsor will post Cutest Couple Photos from among eligible entries received and open voting to the public. The odds of winning depend on the number of votes received.

7.Winner Notification

The potential winners will be notified by email or phone call on or about (insert date and time here). If the potential winner cannot be contacted or does not respond within 7 business days after the date of the first attempt to contact him/her or is disqualified for any reason, the Prize may be forfeited and the runner up may be selected (by random if a sweepstakes) in his/her place from the remaining non-winning, eligible entries. If a random drawing is required, only three (3) alternative drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded. Obtaining the prize will be the winner’s responsibility; prizes can be picked up at:

2424 South Plaza Drive
Rapid City, SD 57702

Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 am and 5 pm (Mountain Time). An alternative agreement to have Prizes mailed or picked up through alternative means may be made within reason if both parties agree to the alternate terms.


1st Place- 2- Terry Peak Ski Passes, 2- Rush Hockey Tickets and 1- $50 gift card to Firehouse Restaurants.

2nd Place- 2- Terry Peak Ski Passes

3rd Place- 2- Rush Hockey Tickets

Approximate Retail Value of (ARV) of all prizes is $456.

Sponsor may replace any prize with an alternative prize of equal or greater value or its cash equivalent, in its sole discretion.  Winners are solely responsible for all taxes due on prizes.  Sponsor shall provide winners of prizes valued at over $600 with a US tax form 1099-MISC and file such documentation with the U.S. IRS.   Each prize is provided “as is”.  Entrants acknowledge that the Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to a prize, including any express warranties provided by any prize supplier that are sent along with a prize and any implied warranty of merchantability of fitness for a particular purpose.  Any prize pictured in online, television and print advertising, promotional packaging and other Promotion materials are for illustrative purposes only.

9.General Conditions

In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Promotion is impaired or compromised in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problem, or in the event the Promotion is unable to run as planned for any reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, Sponsor may either (a) suspend the Promotion to address the impairment and then resume the Promotion in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Promotion and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment. The 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 in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion may be in violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by South Dakota law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

10.Release and Limitations of Liability
By participating in the Promotion, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of the respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Promotion, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Promotion or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Promotion, (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Promotion (c) any other errors or problems in connection with the Promotion. Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Promotion, and in no event, shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorney’s fees, penalties or other renumeration. The Released Parties are also not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking or by any equipment of programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion. Entrants waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct or indirect damages. Entrants release permission to the Sponsor to publish their image, first name and last initial and the image, video, writing used to enter the Promotion on the Sponsors website, broadcast product or social media channels. The Sponsor is not responsible for prizes that become unavailable due to unforeseen circumstances and cannot replace lost or stolen prizes.

Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in South Dakota. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants’ rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of South Dakota, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than South Dakota.

12.Facebook Disclaimer
This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to the owner of this Facebook page and not to Facebook.

13.Winner List
You may request the name of the winner by writing to [Winner List – Name of Promotion] at Sponsor’s address above.

Information collected from entrants will not be sold or shared without the entrant’s permission.