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Approved by OMB 3060-0837
September 2014
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0015452238
File Number:
CPR-163514
Submit Date:
01/08/2015
Call Sign:
KWTV-DT
Facility ID:
25382
City:
OKLAHOMA CITY
State:
OK
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/08/2015
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2014

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application?

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network CBS
Nielsen DMA Oklahoma City
Web Home Page Address www.news9.com

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 168.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 3.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(12)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 12) Response
Program Title THE REAL WINNING EDGE (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 3-3:30PM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE REAL WINNING EDGE SERVES THE EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL NEEDS OF CHILDREN 13 TO 16 YEARS OF AGE WITH ITS PROGRAM CONTENT, INCLUDING WAYS TO HELP PRESERVE THE ENVIRONMENT AND WITH PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS USEFUL IN EVERYDAY LIFE. THE SHOW ALSO PROVIDES INFORMATIVE SEGMENTS ON RECYCLING AND VARIOUS ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES AND SCIENCE AND RESEARCH TECHNIQUES, ALLOWING CHILDREN TO PLAY THEIR OWN PART IN ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVITIES BOTH ATHOME AND AT SCHOOL. THE WEEKLY SERIES ALSO PROMOTES CHILDREN'S WRITING AND CREATIVE SKILLS.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 12) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 4-4:30PM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. INTO THE WILD IS AN ENLIGHTENING GIFT FOR VIEWERS OF ALL AGES. WITHOUT BEING PREACHY, INTO THE WILD EXPLORES HUMAN BEHAVIORS IN TERMS OF HOW THEY CAN INFLUENCE NOT ONLY MANKIND, BUT ANIMALS AND THE ENVIRONMENT ALIKE. THE EPISODES WILL REPRESENT EVERY ASPECT OF PUBLIC SCHOOL CURRICULUM (SCIENCE, MATH, GEOGRAPHY, READING AND ENGLISH). INTO THE WILD BREAKS THROUGH THE GARBARGE TO PROVIDE AN EXCITING EDUCATIONAL AND STIMULATING PROGRAM.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 12) Response
Program Title STATE TO STATE (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 4:30-5PM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. STATE TO STATE IS AN EDUCAIONAL AND INFORMATIVE HALF HOUR, E/I PROGRAM THAT TRAVELS TO EVERY ENTERTAINING NOOK AND CRANNY OF AMERICA. VIEWERS WILL EXPERIENCE THE HECTIC DAZZLE OF THE BIG APPLE, DISCOVER THE RAWHIDE SPIRIT OF WYOMING, LEARN ABOUT THE REVIVAL OF ST. LOUIS, CELEBRATE THE INNOVATION OF SILICON VALLEY, HEAR THE MUSIC OF NEW ORLEANS AND AUSTIN, UNDERSTAND THE HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD AND LEARN ABOUT aMERICA'S DIVERSE CULTURE IN NEARLY EVERY STATE IN THE UNION. VIEWERS WILL ALSO LEARN ABOUT THE COUNTRY'S DIVERSE GEOGRAPHY AND EXPERIENCE THE GREAT OUTDOORS, FROM ALASKA TO THE EVERGLADES. THEY'LL SEE THE BIGGEST EVENTS AND DISCOVER THE HIDDEN GEMS. EACH EPISODE SHOWCASES BETWEEN ONE AND THREE STATES AND DOZENS OF LOCATIONS WITHIN THEM. STATE TO STATE DELIVERS FAST-PACED, ENGAGING INFORMATION THAT'S A PERFECT MATCH FOR THE 21ST CENTURY LEARNER. THE SERIES IS PACKED WITH FACTS ABOUT HISTORY, GEOGRAPHY, AND CULTURE. THE GOAL OF THE SERIES IS TO PROVIDE YOUNG VIEWERS WITH THE INSPIRATION AND INFORMATION TO BETTER UNDERSTAND AND APPRECIATE THE DYNAMIC AND DIVERSE COUNTRY THEY LIVE IN.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 12) Response
Program Title MISSING (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 3:30-4PM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. MISSING SERVES THE EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL NEEDS OF CHILDREN 13 TO 16 YEARS OF AGE WITH ITS PROGRAM CONTENT, INCLUDING SAFETY TIPS AND REAL LIFE STORIES USING VARIOUIS RESOURCES TO HELP FIND MISSING PEOPLE. THE SHOW IS ALSO A PUBLIC SERVICE TO COMMUNITIES ACROSS THE UNITED STATES AND IS ENDORSED BY THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR MISSING AND EXPLOITED CHILDREN.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 12) Response
Program Title LUCKY DOG (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 8-8:30AM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal trainer Brandon McMillan operates a training facility known as the Lucky Dog Ranch, where his mission is to rescue hard-to-love and untrained dogs and find them homes. The show focuses on exercising responsibility and on developing a sense of appreciation for life and animals. Life lessons are an integral part of the overarching theme of rescuing these animals from death and providing a second chance for life. Following McMillan's investigations into how to retrain these animals to make them welcome members in the homes of families is both educational and inspirational - encouraging this demographic to become sensitive to our own and others' behavior and teaching how we as individuals can make a difference. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 12) Response
Program Title BIZ KIDS (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 2:30-3PM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. BIZ KIDS IS A WEEKLY HALF HOUR SERIES FOCUSING ON FINANCIAL LITERACY AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR TEENS, TARGETING 13 TO 16 YEAR OLDS, USING A MIX OF STRONG FINANCIAL EDUCATION TOOLS, DYNAMIC SKETCH COMEDY, AND INSPIRING TRUE STORIES OF YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS, BIZ KIDS PROVIDES IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FUTURE SUCCESS. EACH EPISODE FEATURES MATH, LANGUAGE, ARTS, AND SOCIAL STUDIES AS WELL AS TEACHING TEENS ABOUT MONEY AND BUSINESS.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 12) Response
Program Title ALL IN WITH LAILA ALI (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10-10:30AM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ALL IN, hosted by Laila Ali, scours the globe to track down compelling stories, profiling inspirational people, groundbreaking achievements and extraordinary lifestyles. Using a magazine format, the program focuses on the achievements of individuals, who, whether through sports, culture, travel or adventure, follow their dreams. The program illustrates for viewers important life lessons: the rewards of developing a passion for some subject or discipline, the importance of setting goals and the value of not giving up. The show not only encourages a positive sense of commitment to one's goals but also the idea that hard work can achieve very positive results. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 12) Response
Program Title RECIPE REHAB (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 930-10AM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Each week, host Evette Rios, recently a field correspondent and roving reporter for "The Chew", helps American families modify and update a high-calorie family recipe. First, two chefs face off in a head-to-head competition to give the recipes a nutritious low-calorie twist. After making each rehabbed recipe in its own kitchen, the family chooses its new favorite. This recipe makeover challenge teaches viewers about the nutritional value of different foods, promotes the use of healthy, wholesome ingredients, and demonstrates that healthy food choices can have positive effects on viewers' quality of life. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 12) Response
Program Title HENRY FORD'S INNOVATION NATION (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9-9:30AM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Henry Ford's INNOVATION NATION, hosted by Mo Rocca, features the celebration of the inventor's spirit - from historic scientific pioneers throughout past centuries to the forward-looking visionaries of today. Each episode tells the dramatic stories behind the world's greatest inventions, and the perseverance, passion and price required to bring them to life. The program includes segments focusing on 'what if it never happened' and 'the innovation by accident', and has a strong focus on 'junior geniuses' who are changing the face of technology. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 12) Response
Program Title DR. CHRIS PET VET (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 8:30-9AM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Chronicling the adventures of Dr. Chris Brown, DR. CHRIS PET VET allows viewers unique insight into the life of one of the world's busiest vets and the animals that he treats. For those animals that require specialist services, Dr. Chris calls on his good friend and colleague Dr. Lisa Chimes, who works at a small animal specialist hospital. The show usually consists of three segments, following the doctor as he treats various animals that are in trouble and offering the viewer opportunities to understand the challenges a veterinarian daily faces. The series focuses on how the doctor investigates the individual problem and tries to develop solutions that on the surface would seem confounding to the viewer. As such the show not only offers a view into careers in and responsibility for taking care of pets, but also into problem solving strategies and behaviors. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 12) Response
Program Title GAME CHANGERS WITH KEVIN FRAZIER (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10:30-11AM 12X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/20, 1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. GAME CHANGERS, hosted by "ET's" Kevin Frazier, highlights professional athletes who use their notoriety and success to make positive changes in the lives of people in need. The program offers a very positive opportunity to view sports figures in activities that reflect the ideas of good sportsmanship and civic mindedness. Profiled celebrities range from players who have set up charities for youngsters around the world to those who have put together foundations that support various initiatives in their own communities where they were raised as part of an effort to "give back." The show provides valuable lessons on the true meaning of sportsmanship and responsibility to society of those who have achieved great success. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 12) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 2-2:30PM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ANIMAL RESCUE SERVES THE EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL NEEDS OF CHILDREN 13-16 YEARS OF AGE WITH ITS PROGRAM CONTENT, INCLUDING SAFETY TIPS AND INFORMATION ABOUT VARIOUS ANIMALS AND THEIR HABITATS. THE PROGRAM ALSO SHOWS REAL LIFE IN-THE-FIELD EXPERIENCES OF PROFESSIONAL AND ORDINARY PEOPLE TAKING CARE OF, TREATING AND HELPING VARIOUS ANIMALS, AS WELL AS EXHIBITING GOOD SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND PROMOTING STRONG PERSONAL AND COMMUNITY VALUES.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (2)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 2) Response
Program Title STATE TO STATE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: SATURDAY 3:30-4AM 12X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/20, 12/
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. STATE TO STATE IS AN EDUCAIONAL AND INFORMATIVE HALF HOUR, E/I PROGRAM THAT TRAVELS TO EVERY ENTERTAINING NOOK AND CRANNY OF AMERICA. VIEWERS WILL EXPERIENCE THE HECTIC DAZZLE OF THE BIG APPLE, DISCOVER THE RAWHIDE SPIRIT OF WYOMING, LEARN ABOUT THE REVIVAL OF ST. LOUIS, CELEBRATE THE INNOVATION OF SILICON VALLEY, HEAR THE MUSIC OF NEW ORLEANS AND AUSTIN, UNDERSTAND THE HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD AND LEARN ABOUT aMERICA'S DIVERSE CULTURE IN NEARLY EVERY STATE IN THE UNION. VIEWERS WILL ALSO LEARN ABOUT THE COUNTRY'S DIVERSE GEOGRAPHY AND EXPERIENCE THE GREAT OUTDOORS, FROM ALASKA TO THE EVERGLADES. THEY'LL SEE THE BIGGEST EVENTS AND DISCOVER THE HIDDEN GEMS. EACH EPISODE SHOWCASES BETWEEN ONE AND THREE STATES AND DOZENS OF LOCATIONS WITHIN THEM. STATE TO STATE DELIVERS FAST-PACED, ENGAGING INFORMATION THAT'S A PERFECT MATCH FOR THE 21ST CENTURY LEARNER. THE SERIES IS PACKED WITH FACTS ABOUT HISTORY, GEOGRAPHY, AND CULTURE. THE GOAL OF THE SERIES IS TO PROVIDE YOUNG VIEWERS WITH THE INSPIRATION AND INFORMATION TO BETTER UNDERSTAND AND APPRECIATE THE DYNAMIC AND DIVERSE COUNTRY THEY LIVE IN.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (2 of 2) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: SATURDAY 3-3:30AM 13X (10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. INTO THE WILD IS AN ENLIGHTENING GIFT FOR VIEWERS OF ALL AGES. WITHOUT BEING PREACHY, INTO THE WILD EXPLORES HUMAN BEHAVIORS IN TERMS OF HOW THEY CAN INFLUENCE NOT ONLY MANKIND, BUT ANIMALS AND THE ENVIRONMENT ALIKE. THE EPISODES WILL REPRESENT EVERY ASPECT OF PUBLIC SCHOOL CURRICULUM (SCIENCE, MATH, GEOGRAPHY, READING AND ENGLISH). INTO THE WILD BREAKS THROUGH THE GARBARGE TO PROVIDE AN EXCITING EDUCATIONAL AND STIMULATING PROGRAM.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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Does the Licensee publicize the existence and location of the station's Children's Television Programming Reports (FCC 398) as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Yes
Name of children's programming liaison KIM EUBANK
Address 7401 NORTH KELLEY AVENUE
City OKLAHOMA CITY
State OK
Zip 73111
Telephone Number 405-841-9920
Email Address kim.eubank@griffincommunications.net
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3. STATION TERMINATED ANALOG SERVICE ON FEBRUARY 17, 2009, AND HAS ANSWERED 7(B) AND 7(C) YES IN ORDER TO AVOID FILING AN UNNECESSARY EXHIBIT. EFFECTIVE APRIL 1, 2011, KWTV BEGAN BROADCASTING NEWS 9 NOW ON DIGITAL SUBCHANNEL 9.2. IN ADDITION TO AIRING A SCHEDULE OF EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL PROGRAMMING APPROPRIATE FOR CHILDREN, KWTV SERVES THIS SEGMENT OF THE VIEWING AUDIENCE IN OTHER WAYS. ON AIR PERSONNEL FROM KWTV NEWS 9 MAKE APPEARANCES BEFORE CHILDREN AND PRETEENS IN THE COMMUNITY TALKING ABOUT POTENTIAL CAREERS IN BROADCASTING AND WHAT IT IS LIKE TO WORK AT THE TELEVISION STATION. KWTV ALSO SPONSORS AND SUPPORTS VARIOUS COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROJECTS AIMED AT ADDRESSING THE NEEDS AND CONCERNS OF CHILDREN AND PRETEENS. TALENT APPEARANCES WERE AS FOLLOWS: 10/1/14 - TAMMY PAYNE, BOBBIE MILLER, DANA HERTNEKY, DAVID PAYNE, JIM GARDNER, AMANDA TAYLOR, SPOKE TO ADVERTISERS ABOUT NEWS 9 AT NRS CLIENT MEETINGS, OKC, OK 10/2/14 - JED CASTLES, ALEX CAMERON, DAVID PAYNE SPOKE TO ADVERTISERS ABOUT NEWS 9 AT NRS CLIENT MEETINGS, OKC, OK 10/4/14 - MATT MAHLER SERVED AS THE CELEBRITY JUDGE FOR PINTS, PUPS AND PUMPKINS ANIMAL WELFARE FALL FUNDRAISER, OKC, OK 10/9/14 - MARTY LOGAN WAS THE KEY SPEAKER AT THE NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA BANKERS ASSOCIATION MEETING HELD AT VANCE AIR FORCE BASE IN ENID. HE TALKED ABOUT WEATHER IN OKLAHOMA, PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND SAFETY. 10/20/14 - ALEX CAMERON WAS EMCEE AND MODERATOR FOR THE FIRST ANNUAL SPEAKER'S SPEAKERS AT OKLAHOMA CITY COMMUNITY COLLEGE, "AN EVENING WITH FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA" 10/25/14 - JIM GARDNER AND SKY NEWS 9 MET VIEWERS, GAVE TOURS OF THE CHOPPER AND INTERACTED WITH VISITORS AT THE NORMAN WESTHEIMER AIRPORT FAMILY FESTIVAL, NORMAN, OK 10/31/14 - BOBBIE MILLER READ HALLOWEEN STORIES TO ALL FIVE KINDERGARTEN CLASSES AT CENTENNIAL ELEMENTARY, EDMOND, OK 10/31/14 - CASSIE HEITER, DANA HERTNEKY, MARTY LOGAN, ROBIN MARSH, DAVID PAYNE, LACEY SWOPE MANNED A BOOTH AT OKC AFFAIR OF THE HEART. THEY GREETED VISITORS, SIGNED HEADSHOTS, TOOK PHOTOS AND GAVE AWAY PRIZES. OKC, OK 11/1/14 - JIM GARDNER, DAVID PAYNE, JED CASTLES, LACEY SWOPE, MATT MAHLER, JUSTIN RUDICEL, CASSIE HEITER, MIKE GROGAN DID A MEET 'N GREET AT NORMAN WEATHER SERVICE FESTIVAL IN NORMAN, OK. SIGNED HEADSHOTS AND MET VIEWERS. 11/3/14 - MARTY LOGAN GAVE A WEATHER SAFETY PRESENTATION TO THE STERLING HOUSE OF WEATHERFORD RETIREMENT COMMUNITY. WEATHERFORD, OK 11/5/14 - DAVID PAYNE, JUSTIN RUDICEL, JED CASTLES, CASSIE HEITER, MATT MAHLER, AMY CASTOR, VAL CASTOR GAVE A WEATHER CAMP PRESENTATION TO ADAM'S ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN NORMAN, OK 11/12/14 - MARTY LOGAN GAVE A WEATHER SAFETY PRESENTATION TO WOODWARD CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE, WOODWARD, OK 11/20/14 - BOBBIE MILLER PARTICIPATED IN THE BLANCHARD HIGH SCHOOL TALENT SHOW, BLANCHARD, OK 12/2/14 - VAL CASTOR GAVE A WEATHER SAFET PRESENTATION TO A GROUP OF HOMESCHOOLERS AT HERITAGE ACADEMY. STILLWATER, OK 12/2/14 - BOBBIE MILLER & FAMILY FLIPPED THE SWITCH TO TURN ON THE LIGHTS AT THE OK STATE CAPITOL CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY, OKC, OK 12/3/14 - VAL CASTOR HAD A BOOTH AT THE MERIDIAN VO-TECH JOB FAIR WHERE HE TALKED ABOUT A CAREER IN METEOROLOGY AS WELL AS WEATHER SAFETY. STILLWATER, OK 12/5/14 - CASSIE HEITER WENT TO BRIGHT NIGHT OF GIRL SCOUTS WHERE SHE HELPED 4TH AND 5TH GRADERS MAKE A HURRICANE IN A JAR AND TALKED TO THEM ABOUT WIND CURRENTS. SCIENCE MUSEUM OF OKLAHOMA, OKC, OK 12/6/14 - BOBBIE MILLER AND STAN MILLER SERVED AS GRAND MARSHALS AT EDMOND PARADE OF LIGHTS, EDMOND, OK 12/6/14 - MARTY LOGAN DROVE HIS STORM TRUCK IN THE WOODWARD CHRISTMAS PARADE AND PASSED OUT CANDY TO THE CHILDREN. WOODWARD, OK 12/8/14 - VAL CASWTOR SPOKE TO HYDRO-EAKLY PUBLIC SCHOOLS ABOUT A CAREER IN METEOROLOGY AND STORM CHASING. HYDRO, OK 12/12/14 - LACEY SWOPE GAVE THE ALUMNI CHARGE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA FOR THE COLLEGE OF ATMOSPHERIC AND GEOGRAPHIC SCIENCES AT THE FALL CONVOCATION. NORMAN, OK 12/13/14 - JE

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Program Title BIZ KIDS (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 2:30-3PM 13X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. BIZ KIDS IS A WEEKLY HALF-HOUR SERIES FOCUSING ON FINANCIAL LITERACY AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR TEENS, TARGETING 13 TO 16 YEAR OLDS. USING A MIX OF STRONG FINANCIAL EDUCATION TOOLS, DYNAMIC SKETCH COMEDY, AND INSPIRING TRUE STORIES OF YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS, BIZ KIDS PROVIDES IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FUTURE SUCCESS. EACH EPISODE FEATURES MATH, LANGUAGE, ARTS, AND SOCIAL STUDIES AS WELL AS TEACHING TEENS ABOUT MONEY AND BUSINESS.
Other Matters (2 of 12) Response
Program Title ALL IN WITH LAILA ALI (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10-10:30AM 13X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ALL IN, hosted by Laila Ali, scours the globe to track down compelling stories, profiling inspirational people, groundbreaking achievements and extraordinary lifestyles. Using a magazine format, the program focuses on the achievements of individuals, who, whether through sports, culture, travel or adventure, follow their dreams. The program illustrates for viewers important life lessons: the rewards of developing a passion for some subject or discipline, the importance of setting goals and the value of not giving up. The show not only encourages a positive sense of commitment to one's goals but also the idea that hard work can achieve very positive results. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
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Program Title MISSING (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 3:30-4PM 13X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. MISSING SERVES THE EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL NEEDS OF CHILDREN 13 TO 16 YEARS OF AGE WITH ITS PROGRAM CONTENT, INCLUDING SAFETY TIPS AND REAL LIFE STORIES USING VARIOUIS RESOURCES TO HELP FIND MISSING PEOPLE. THE SHOW IS ALSO A PUBLIC SERVICE TO COMMUNITIES ACROSS THE UNITED STATES AND IS ENDORSED BY THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR MISSING AND EXPLOITED CHILDREN.
Other Matters (4 of 12) Response
Program Title STATE TO STATE(NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 4:30-5PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. STATE TO STATE IS AN EDUCAIONAL AND INFORMATIVE HALF HOUR, E/I PROGRAM THAT TRAVELS TO EVERY ENTERTAINING NOOK AND CRANNY OF AMERICA. VIEWERS WILL EXPERIENCE THE HECTIC DAZZLE OF THE BIG APPLE, DISCOVER THE RAWHIDE SPIRIT OF WYOMING, LEARN ABOUT THE REVIVAL OF ST. LOUIS, CELEBRATE THE INNOVATION OF SILICON VALLEY, HEAR THE MUSIC OF NEW ORLEANS AND AUSTIN, UNDERSTAND THE HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD AND LEARN ABOUT aMERICA'S DIVERSE CULTURE IN NEARLY EVERY STATE IN THE UNION. VIEWERS WILL ALSO LEARN ABOUT THE COUNTRY'S DIVERSE GEOGRAPHY AND EXPERIENCE THE GREAT OUTDOORS, FROM ALASKA TO THE EVERGLADES. THEY'LL SEE THE BIGGEST EVENTS AND DISCOVER THE HIDDEN GEMS. EACH EPISODE SHOWCASES BETWEEN ONE AND THREE STATES AND DOZENS OF LOCATIONS WITHIN THEM. STATE TO STATE DELIVERS FAST-PACED, ENGAGING INFORMATION THAT'S A PERFECT MATCH FOR THE 21ST CENTURY LEARNER. THE SERIES IS PACKED WITH FACTS ABOUT HISTORY, GEOGRAPHY, AND CULTURE. THE GOAL OF THE SERIES IS TO PROVIDE YOUNG VIEWERS WITH THE INSPIRATION AND INFORMATION TO BETTER UNDERSTAND AND APPRECIATE THE DYNAMIC AND DIVERSE COUNTRY THEY LIVE IN.
Other Matters (5 of 12) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 4-4:30PM 13X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD IS AN ENLIGHTENING GIFT FOR VIEWERS OF ALL AGES. WITHOUT BEING PREACHY, INTO THE WILD EXPLORES HUMAN BEHAVIORS IN TERMS OF HOW THEY CAN INFLUENCE NOT ONLY MANKIND, BUT ANIMALS AND THE ENVIRONMENT ALIKE. THE EPISODES WILL REPRESENT EVERY ASPECT OF PUBLIC SCHOOL CURRICULUM (SCIENCE, MATH, GEOGRAPHY, READING AND ENGLISH). INTO THE WILD BREAKS THROUGH THE GARBARGE TO PROVIDE AN EXCITING EDUCATIONAL AND STIMULATING PROGRAM.
Other Matters (6 of 12) Response
Program Title THE REAL WINNING EDGE (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 3-3:30PM 13X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE REAL WINNING EDGE SERVES THE EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL NEEDS OF CHILDREN 13 TO 16 YEARS OF AGE WITH ITS PROGRAM CONTENT, INCLUDING WAYS TO HELP PRESERVE THE ENVIRONMENT AND WITH PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS USEFUL IN EVERYDAY LIFE. THE SHOW ALSO PROVIDES INFORMATIVE SEGMENTS ON RECYCLING AND VARIOUS ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES AND SCIENCE AND RESEARCH TECHNIQUES, ALLOWING CHILDREN TO PLAY THEIR OWN PART IN ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVITIES BOTH ATHOME AND AT SCHOOL. THE WEEKLY SERIES ALSO PROMOTES CHILDREN'S WRITING AND CREATIVE SKILLS.
Other Matters (7 of 12) Response
Program Title RECIPE REHAB (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9:30-10AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Each week, host Evette Rios, recently a field correspondent and roving reporter for "The Chew," helps American families modify and update a high-calorie family recipe. First, two chefs face off in a head-to-head competition to give the recipes a nutritious low-calorie twist. After making each rehabbed recipe in its own kitchen, the family chooses its new favorite. This recipe makeover challenge teaches viewers about the nutritional value of different foods, promotes the use of healthy, wholesome ingredients, and demonstrates that healthy food choices can have positive effects on viewers' quality of life. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (8 of 12) Response
Program Title LUCKY DOG (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 8-8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal trainer Brandon McMillan operates a training facility known as the Lucky Dog Ranch, where his mission is to rescue hard-to-love and untrained dogs and find them homes. The show focuses on exercising responsibility and on developing a sense of appreciation for life and animals. Life lessons are an integral part of the overarching theme of rescuing these animals from death and providing a second chance for life. Following McMillan's investigations into how to retrain these animals to make them welcome members in the homes of families is both educational and inspirational - encouraging this demographic to become sensitive to our own and others' behavior and teaching how we as individuals can make a difference. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (9 of 12) Response
Program Title DR. CHRIS PET VET (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 8:30-9AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Chronicling the adventures of Dr. Chris Brown, DR. CHRIS PET VET allows viewers unique insight into the life of one of the world's busiest vets and the animals that he treats. For those animals that require specialist services, Dr. Chris calls on his good friend and colleague Dr. Lisa Chimes, who works at a small animal specialist hospital. The show usually consists of three segments, following the doctor as he treats various animals that are in trouble and offering the viewer opportunities to understand the challenges a veterinarian daily faces. The series focuses on how the doctor investigates the individual problem and tries to develop solutions that on the surface would seem confounding to the viewer. As such the show not only offers a view into careers in and responsibility for taking care of pets, but also into problem solving strategies and behaviors. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (10 of 12) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 2-2:30PM 13X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ANIMAL RESCUE SERVES THE EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL NEEDS OF CHILDREN 13 TO 16 YEARS OF AGE WITH ITS PROGRAM CONTENT, INCLUDING SAFETY TIPS AND INFORMATION ABOUT VARIOUS ANIMALS AND THEIR HABITATS. THE PROGRAM ALSO SHOWS REAL LIFE IN-THE-FIELD EXPERIENCES OF PROFESSIONAL AND ORDINARY PEOPLE TAKING CARE OF, TREATING AND HELPING VARIOUS ANIMALS, AS WELL AS EXHIBITING GOOD SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND PROMOTING STRONG PERSONAL AND COMMUNITY VALUES.
Other Matters (11 of 12) Response
Program Title GAME CHANGERS WITH KEVIN FRAZIER (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10:30-11AM 13X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. GAME CHANGERS, hosted by "ET'S" Kevin Frazier, highlights professional athletes who use their notoriety and success to make positive changes in the lives of people in need. The program offers a very positive opportunity to view sports figures in activities that reflect the ideas of good sportsmanship and civic mindedness. Profiled celebrities range from players who have set up charities for youngsters around the world to those who have put together foundations that support various initiatives in their own communities where they were raised as part of an effort to "give back." The show provides valuable lessons on the true meaning of sportsmanship and responsibility to society of those who have achieved great success. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
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Program Title HENRY FORD'S INNOVATION NATION (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9-9:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE HENRY FORD'S INNOVATION NATION, HOSTED BY MO ROCCA, FEATURES THE CELEBRATION OF THE INVENTOR'S SPIRIT - FROM HISTORIC SCIENTIFIC PIONEERS THROUGHOUT PAST CENTURIES TO THE FORWARD-LOOKING VISIONARIES OF TODAY. EACH EPISODE TELLS THE DRAMATIC STORIES BEHIND THE WORLD'S GREATEST INVENTIONS, AND THE PERSEVERANCE, PASSION AND PRICE REQUIRED TO BRING THEM TO LIFE. THE PROGRAM INCLUDES SEGMENTS FOCUSING ON 'WHAT IF IT NEVER HAPPENED' AND 'THE INNOVATION BY ACCIDENT,' AND HAS A STRONG FOCUS ON 'JUNIOR GENIUSES' WHO ARE CHANGING THE FACE OF TECHNOLOGY. THIS PROGRAM IS SPECIFICALLY DESIGNED TO FURTHER THE EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL NEEDS OF CHILDREN, HAS EDUCATING AND INFORMING CHILDREN AS A SIGNIFICANT PURPOSE, AND OTHERWISE MEETS THE DEFINITION OF CORE PROGRAMMING AS SPECIFIED IN THE COMMISSION'S RULES.

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The undersigned certifies that he or she is (a) the party filing the Children's Television Programming, or an officer, director, member, partner, trustee, authorized employee, or other individual or duly elected or appointed official who is authorized to sign on behalf of the party filing the Children's Television Programming; or (b) an attorney qualified to practice before the Commission under 47 C.F.R. Section 1.23(a), who is authorized to represent the party filing the Children's Television Programming, and who further certifies that he or she has read the document; that to the best of his or her knowledge, information,and belief there is good ground to support it; and that it is not interposed for delay.

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Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments.
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

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