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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0010998227
File Number:
0000010436
Submit Date:
04/11/2016
Call Sign:
WNMN
Facility ID:
77515
City:
SARANAC LAKE
State:
NY
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/11/2016
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2016

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? No

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

CROSS HILL COMMUNICATIONS, LLC

Doing Business As: CROSS HILL COMMUNICATIONS, LLC

Daniel N. Carbonara

75 NEWPORT RD.

SUITE 210

NEW LONDON, NH 03257-5467

United States

+1 (603) 504-6692

YANKEECOM@COMCAST.NET

Company

Contact Representatives (1)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

PETER TANNENWALD

ATTORNEY

FLETCHER, HEALD, & HILDRETH, P.L.C.

1300 N. 17TH ST.

11th FLOOR

ARLINGTON, VA 22209-3801

United States

+1 (703) 812-0404

TANNENWALD@FHHLAW.COM

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network Tuff TV
Nielsen DMA Burlington-Plattsburgh
Web Home Page Address

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(2)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 2) Response
Program Title THE OUTDOORSMAN
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MONDAY-THURSDAY
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Total times aired 52
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 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. An educational blend of world class adventures in domestic and international locations. Environmental and conservation issues, teaching kids & people of all ages about wildlife, hunting, fishing, ethics and respect for nature and a celebration of the sporting lifestyle are important aspects of the format. The series is hosted by Outdoorsman International founder BUCK McNEELY. An international adventurer, dedicated conservationist and game management proponent, Buck promotes the enjoyment of the great outdoors for kids of all ages. THE OUTDOORSMAN has been shot on location world wide in places like: New Zealand, Argentina, Namibia, Siberia, Brazil, Botswana, Mexico, South Africa, Alaska, Iceland, Costa Rica, Canada, New Foundland, Zimbabwe & the USA. Celebrity guests from the world of sports, literature, politics and entertainment have appeared on the program. GOALS: Long term goals of the series include propagation of a Mass Media Communications Network in support of the sporting industry. To establish this series as a major force in the entertainment and education of young people and their families. To give people of all ages motivation and inspiration to enjoy the great outdoors and follow their dreams of travel, adventure and exploration. To also teach people the key role sportsmen & women play in this countries overall game management & habitat programs.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 2) Response
Program Title BETA RECORDS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAY-SATURDAY
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 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. BETA Records TV provides children with a show that meets CORE requirements of the FCC as follows: 1. Making choices in life is an ongoing subject. A challenge faced by all Teens in this category. 2. Provides a good impetus for Teens being committing to their music education - giving them the ability to get scholarships, and a good positive medium for reaching their career goals. 3. Makes Teens aware of past and present music history. 4. Hosts interview up-and-coming musical artists about their inspirations - emphasizing their education - showing Teens how they can make their own voices heard. 5. Attributes and advice, emphasized by the hosts and their guests, instill a grounded balance of priorities, commitment, and perseverance Teens can apply to their lives. 6. BETA Records TV's website that can be easily accessed by parents and provides a clear description of the types of programming offered. It also provides a listing of when shows are aired on broadcasting stations through the USA. Advanced notice of programming is available to parents and consumers by the website.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (0)

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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Question Response
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 Daniel Carbonara
Address 31 Pleasant Street
City Claremont
State NH
Zip 03743
Telephone Number (603) 504-6692
Email Address dcarbonara@ycnnow.com
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.

Other Matters (2)

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Other Matters (1 of 2) Response
Program Title THE OUTDOORSMAN
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MONDAY-THURSDAY, 8AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
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. An educational blend of world class adventures in domestic and international locations. Environmental and conservation issues, teaching kids & people of all ages about wildlife, hunting, fishing, ethics and respect for nature and a celebration of the sporting lifestyle are important aspects of the format. The series is hosted by Outdoorsman International founder BUCK McNEELY. An international adventurer, dedicated conservationist and game management proponent, Buck promotes the enjoyment of the great outdoors for kids of all ages. THE OUTDOORSMAN has been shot on location world wide in places like: New Zealand, Argentina, Namibia, Siberia, Brazil, Botswana, Mexico, South Africa, Alaska, Iceland, Costa Rica, Canada, New Foundland, Zimbabwe & the USA. Celebrity guests from the world of sports, literature, politics and entertainment have appeared on the program. GOALS: Long term goals of the series include propagation of a Mass Media Communications Network in support of the sporting industry. To establish this series as a major force in the entertainment and education of young people and their families. To give people of all ages motivation and inspiration to enjoy the great outdoors and follow their dreams of travel, adventure and exploration. To also teach people the key role sportsmen & women play in this countries overall game management & habitat programs.
Other Matters (2 of 2) Response
Program Title BETA RECORDS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAY-SATURDAY, 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. BETA Records TV provides children with a show that meets CORE requirements of the FCC as follows: 1. Making choices in life is an ongoing subject. A challenge faced by all Teens in this category. 2. Provides a good impetus for Teens being committing to their music education - giving them the ability to get scholarships, and a good positive medium for reaching their career goals. 3. Makes Teens aware of past and present music history. 4. Hosts interview up-and-coming musical artists about their inspirations - emphasizing their education - showing Teens how they can make their own voices heard. 5. Attributes and advice, emphasized by the hosts and their guests, instill a grounded balance of priorities, commitment, and perseverance Teens can apply to their lives. 6. BETA Records TV's website that can be easily accessed by parents and provides a clear description of the types of programming offered. It also provides a listing of when shows are aired on broadcasting stations through the USA. Advanced notice of programming is available to parents and consumers by the website.

Certification

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Question Response

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.

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

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. Yes
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Daniel Carbonara

Station Manager


04/11/2016

Attachments

No Attachments.