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

FRN:
0028383891
File Number:
0000011598
Submit Date:
07/01/2016
Call Sign:
WISH-TV
Facility ID:
39269
City:
INDIANAPOLIS
State:
IN
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/01/2016
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second 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

INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC

Doing Business As: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC

Henry Gola

333 EAST FRANKLIN STREET

RICHMOND, VA 23219

United States

+1 (804) 887-5049

regulatoryaffairs@mediageneral.com

Company

Contact Representatives (1)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Henry Gola

Associate General Counsel

Media General, Inc.

Lisa Manning

ONE WEST EXCHANGE STREET, SUITE 5A

Providence, RI 02903

United States

+1 (804) 887-5049

regulatoryaffairs@mediageneral.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network CW
Nielsen DMA Indianapolis
Web Home Page Address www.wishtv.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 5.0
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 6.0
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: 336.0
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(18)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER FAMILY EDITION (PRIMARY)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 11:30 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover the how to be a responsible pet owner.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 18) Response
Program Title CURIOSITY QUEST (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS @ 10:00 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Curiosity Quest is an upbeat family educational program that explores what viewers are curious about. In each show host Joel Greene ventures on a quest to answer viewers letters of curiosity. Each quest takes the audience on location for an unscripted, hands on educational exploration. In addition throughout each program Joel will hit the streets to get real and often comical answers to questions pertaining to each episode. Joels enthusiastic personality often lands him in hilarious situations in pursuit of the answer.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER FAMILY EDITION 4 (PRIMARY)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 1:00 P.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover the how to be a responsible pet owner.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 18) Response
Program Title DREAMQUEST (PRIMARY)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 2:00 P.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
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. DREAM QUEST is a weekly half-hour series produced for children 13-16 years of age. The series literally brings the world to young people and their families by fulfilling the desire to learn through experience. Our ship is a floating classroom designed to give families the real-life education of a lifetime. Lead by a seasoned captain, cruise director, and highly skilled crew, DREAM QUEST brings families on an interactive voyage where they learn about the world's amazing oceans, the animals that swim beneath the water, and the ecological advancements underway to preserve and protect our most precious resources. Each week, the DREAM QUEST crew utilizes the ship's indoor and outdoor specially designed facilities to engage a lucky family in a dynamic "classroom on the sea." Families will learn how scientific education can lead to careers that are rewarding and illuminating, while spending time together on amazing adventures. Teens will learn what it takes to pursue their dreams, and may be inspired to try something new along the way.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program DREAMQUEST
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2016-05-28
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (5 of 18) Response
Program Title DOGTOWN (PRIMARY)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 11:00 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Dog Town, USA is the story of the men and women who devote their lives to the healing and happiness of dogs from every corner of the nation. They are dedicated to finding safe homes for abandoned dogs. Each week, Dog Town, USA's highly skilled staff and internationally renowned experts first create a safe sanctuary for dogs from around the world. Medical professionals provide personal care to each dog beginning the detailed process of rehabilitation in preparation for uniting each dog with a loving new family and home. Dog Town, USA will inspire young viewers to pursue their dreams while valuing the importance of dedicating oneself to the greater good of community and family. The series demonstrates the powerful interaction between humans and animals with a focus on our canine companions. Dog Town, USA educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Viewers get to watch trainers work with dogs that have behavior issues from anxiety to aggression to weight problems and trust issues. They are shown the various techniques that are available for retraining dogs so that they can become loving members of an adoptable home. They will also learn how to be a responsible pet owner and maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle for both family and pet. Viewers will get to know and care about these dogs and the heroes who do whatever it takes to give them a second chance.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 18) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS II (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS @ 12:30 P.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. This nationally syndicated television program is designed to engage children 13-16 years in age in a variety of marine research efforts as well as address ecological issues. By using young people as hosts, the "Aqua Kids" to teach other young people about the diversity and beauty of the marine environment and its potential destruction by pollution and carelessness of himan populations, they can spread the message of "ocean preservation" to their peers.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 18) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS @ NOON
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. This nationally syndicated television program is designed to engage children 13-16 years in age in a variety of marine research efforts as well as address ecological issues. By using young people as hosts, the "Aqua Kids" to teach other young people about the diversity and beauty of the marine environment and its potential destruction by pollution and carelessness of himan populations, they can spread the message of "ocean preservation" to their peers.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 18) Response
Program Title WILD ABOUT ANIMALS (8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS @ 11:00 A.M., 11:30 AM, NOON, &12:30 P.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Total times aired 52
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. WILD ABOUT ANIMALS is a half hour animal magazine series. The show is hosted by the Emmy award winning actress Mariette Hartley. Mariette has committed herself to fighting for the rights of animals for over 20 years. This series is produced for children 16 and under specific target audience is 13 to 16. As the producers of WILD ABOUT ANIMALS it is the objective of Steve Rotfeld Productions Inc to educate and inform children specifically in the target age group by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the worlds most fascinating animals. Each episode will consist of four 4 different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 18) Response
Program Title CALLING DR. POL (8.1 Main Stream)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 10:00 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Calling Dr. Pol is a weekly half-hour series that explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Designed to educate and inform viewers aged 13-16 and the entire family this inspiring series invites viewers to share in the experiences of Dr. Pol. An enthusiastic and naturally-inclined and well-rounded scholar, Dr. Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his family and veterinary staff also care for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will have a chance to understand the challenges and rewards of this fulfilling profession and learn that the work doesn't end at the clinic; Dr. Pol often takes his talents to the road by helping sick or injured animals on neighboring farms and ranches. With the added benefit of Dr. Pol's expert analysis and on-screen factoids, viewers will have the opportunity to learn about the biology and behavior of various domesticated animals and livestock. Unstoppable and unflappable, this Doc is a legend in the community and provides an entertaining view of the veterinary profession.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER FAMILY EDITION III (Primary)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 12:30 P.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover the how to be a responsible pet owner.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 18) Response
Program Title FOOD FOR THOUGHT (8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS @ 10:00 A.M., & 10:30 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Young enthusiastic and passionate about food Claire Thomas is the 22 year old host who opens viewers eyes to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations in Food for Thought. Each episode informs and educates teens about the power of food as a tool for exploring new places meeting new people and learning about different cultures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 18) Response
Program Title AWESOME ADVENTURES(8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS @ 11:30 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Awesome Adventures is designed to educate inform and entertain children 16 and under about the world around them. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature its creatures and the people who inhabit the land. The shows are not designed to be preachy or overly pedantic but rather the goal is to make the learning fun therefore meeting the educational and informational requirements of the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commissions rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 18) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101 (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS @ 11:00 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Have you ever wondered what you might want to do for the rest of your life. Have you thought about your dream job. Do you have any idea what it takes to get there. Are you headed in the right direction. Real Life 101 introduces you to real people doing real jobs. From doctors lawyers and veterinarians to fashion designers sports trainers music therapists to college and professional coaches Real Life 101 takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed. Join hosts Jillian Shawn Gracey and Alecsa every week as they explore new professions in the exciting world of work. Its a half hour of thoughtprovoking eye opening fun and entertainment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 18) Response
Program Title CALLING DR. POL II (8.1 Main Stream)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 10:30 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Calling Dr. Pol is a weekly half-hour series that explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Designed to educate and inform viewers aged 13-16 and the entire family this inspiring series invites viewers to share in the experiences of Dr. Pol. An enthusiastic and naturally-inclined and well-rounded scholar, Dr. Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his family and veterinary staff also care for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will have a chance to understand the challenges and rewards of this fulfilling profession and learn that the work doesn't end at the clinic; Dr. Pol often takes his talents to the road by helping sick or injured animals on neighboring farms and ranches. With the added benefit of Dr. Pol's expert analysis and on-screen factoids, viewers will have the opportunity to learn about the biology and behavior of various domesticated animals and livestock. Unstoppable and unflappable, this Doc is a legend in the community and provides an entertaining view of the veterinary profession.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 18) Response
Program Title SAVE OUR SHELTER (PRIMARY)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 1:30 P.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. SAVE OUR SHELTER is a series focusing on the rescue of animal shelters and pets in need across America. Each week hosts Rocky Kanaka and Rob North with the help of local community members transform rundown shelters into highly functioning pet showplaces in the hopes that a new facade will ultimately result in more adoptions and more lives saved. Produced for children 13-16 years old SAVE OUR SHELTER will inform young people about the urgent need for pet adoption throughout the United States and how providing a clean and well equipped home is essential to a pet's healthy lifestyle. SAVE OUR SHELTER will demonstrate to young people that the proper care of pets reflects our best human qualities. By expressing this ultimate example of kindness teens will learn and important educational lesson that will stay with them for life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 18) Response
Program Title CURIOSITY QUEST II (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS @ 10:30 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Curiosity Quest is an upbeat family educational program that explores what viewers are curious about. In each show host Joel Greene ventures on a quest to answer viewers letters of curiosity. Each quest takes the audience on location for an unscripted, hands on educational exploration. In addition throughout each program Joel will hit the streets to get real and often comical answers to questions pertaining to each episode. Joels enthusiastic personality often lands him in hilarious situations in pursuit of the answer.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER FAMILY EDITION II (Primary)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @12:00 P.M./NOON
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover the how to be a responsible pet owner.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 18) Response
Program Title HATCHED (PRIMARY)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 2:30 P.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
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. DREAM QUEST is a weekly half-hour series produced for children 13-16 years of age. The series literally brings the world to young people and their families by fulfilling the desire to learn through experience. Our ship is a floating classroom designed to give families the real-life education of a lifetime. Lead by a seasoned captain, cruise director, and highly skilled crew, DREAM QUEST brings families on an interactive voyage where they learn about the world's amazing oceans, the animals that swim beneath the water, and the ecological advancements underway to preserve and protect our most precious resources. Each week, the DREAM QUEST crew utilizes the ship's indoor and outdoor specially designed facilities to engage a lucky family in a dynamic "classroom on the sea." Families will learn how scientific education can lead to careers that are rewarding and illuminating, while spending time together on amazing adventures. Teens will learn what it takes to pursue their dreams, and may be inspired to try something new along the way.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program HATCHED
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2016-05-29
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

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 Tina M. Cosby
Address 1950 North Meridian Street
City Indianapolis
State IN
Zip 46202
Telephone Number (317) 956-8528
Email Address tina.cosby@wishtv.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. The Commission should note that due to a baseball pre-game show, the last hour of our Children's Programming lineup on WISH-TV, (8.1Primary Channel) was pre-empted on 5/28/2016. The affected shows, DREAM QUEST & HATCHED, were run in their second homes respectively on 5/29/2016.

Other Matters (18)

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Other Matters (1 of 18) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS II (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAY @ 12:30 P.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. This nationally syndicated television program is designed to engage children 13-16 years in age in a variety of marine research efforts as well as address ecological issues. By using young people as hosts, the "Aqua Kids" to teach other young people about the diversity and beauty of the marine environment and its potential destruction by pollution and carelessness of himan populations, they can spread the message of "ocean preservation" to their peers.
Other Matters (2 of 18) Response
Program Title CURIOSITY QUEST (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAY @ 10:00 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Curiosity Quest is an upbeat family educational program that explores what viewers are curious about. In each show host Joel Greene ventures on a quest to answer viewers letters of curiosity. Each quest takes the audience on location for an unscripted, hands on educational exploration. In addition throughout each program Joel will hit the streets to get real and often comical answers to questions pertaining to each episode. Joels enthusiastic personality often lands him in hilarious situations in pursuit of the answer.
Other Matters (3 of 18) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101 (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAY @ 11:00 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Have you ever wondered what you might want to do for the rest of your life. Have you thought about your dream job. Do you have any idea what it takes to get there. Are you headed in the right direction. Real Life 101 introduces you to real people doing real jobs. From doctors lawyers and veterinarians to fashion designers sports trainers music therapists to college and professional coaches Real Life 101 takes you on the job so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed. Join hosts Jillian Shawn Gracey and Alecsa every week as they explore new professions in the exciting world of work. Its a half hour of thoughtprovoking eye opening fun and entertainment.
Other Matters (4 of 18) Response
Program Title FOOD FOR THOUGHT (8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAY @ 10:00 & 10:30 A.M.
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. Young enthusiastic and passionate about food Claire Thomas is the 22 year old host who opens viewers eyes to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations in Food for Thought. Each episode informs and educates teens about the power of food as a tool for exploring new places meeting new people and learning about different cultures.
Other Matters (5 of 18) Response
Program Title CURIOSITY QUEST II (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAY @ 10:30 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Curiosity Quest is an upbeat family educational program that explores what viewers are curious about. In each show host Joel Greene ventures on a quest to answer viewers letters of curiosity. Each quest takes the audience on location for an unscripted, hands on educational exploration. In addition throughout each program Joel will hit the streets to get real and often comical answers to questions pertaining to each episode. Joels enthusiastic personality often lands him in hilarious situations in pursuit of the answer.
Other Matters (6 of 18) Response
Program Title CALLING DR. POL(8.1 Main Stream)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 10:00 A.M.
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. Calling Dr. Pol is a weekly half-hour series that explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Designed to educate and inform viewers aged 13-16 and the entire family this inspiring series invites viewers to share in the experiences of Dr. Pol. An enthusiastic and naturally-inclined and well-rounded scholar, Dr. Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his family and veterinary staff also care for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will have a chance to understand the challenges and rewards of this fulfilling profession and learn that the work doesn't end at the clinic; Dr. Pol often takes his talents to the road by helping sick or injured animals on neighboring farms and ranches. With the added benefit of Dr. Pol's expert analysis and on-screen factoids, viewers will have the opportunity to learn about the biology and behavior of various domesticated animals and livestock. Unstoppable and unflappable, this Doc is a legend in the community and provides an entertaining view of the veterinary profession.
Other Matters (7 of 18) Response
Program Title AWESOME ADVENTURES (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS @ 11:30 A.M.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Awesome Adventures is designed to educate inform and entertain children 16 and under about the world around them. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature its creatures and the people who inhabit the land. The shows are not designed to be preachy or overly pedantic but rather the goal is to make the learning fun therefore meeting the educational and informational requirements of the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commissions rules.
Other Matters (8 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER FAMILY ED (8.1 Main Stream)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 11:30 P.M.
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. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover the how to be a responsible pet owner.
Other Matters (9 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER 11(8.1 Main Stream)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ NOON
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. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover the how to be a responsible pet owner.
Other Matters (10 of 18) Response
Program Title CALLING DR. POL 11 (8.1 Main Stream)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 10:30 A.M.
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. Calling Dr. Pol is a weekly half-hour series that explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Designed to educate and inform viewers aged 13-16 and the entire family this inspiring series invites viewers to share in the experiences of Dr. Pol. An enthusiastic and naturally-inclined and well-rounded scholar, Dr. Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his family and veterinary staff also care for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will have a chance to understand the challenges and rewards of this fulfilling profession and learn that the work doesn't end at the clinic; Dr. Pol often takes his talents to the road by helping sick or injured animals on neighboring farms and ranches. With the added benefit of Dr. Pol's expert analysis and on-screen factoids, viewers will have the opportunity to learn about the biology and behavior of various domesticated animals and livestock. Unstoppable and unflappable, this Doc is a legend in the community and provides an entertaining view of the veterinary profession.
Other Matters (11 of 18) Response
Program Title WILD ABOUT ANIMALS (8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS @ 11:00 A.M., 11:30 A.M., NOON, 12:30 P.M.
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. WILD ABOUT ANIMALS is a half hour animal magazine series. The show is hosted by the Emmy award winning actress Mariette Hartley. Mariette has committed herself to fighting for the rights of animals for over 20 years. This series is produced for children 16 and under specific target audience is 13 to 16. As the producers of WILD ABOUT ANIMALS it is the objective of Steve Rotfeld Productions Inc to educate and inform children specifically in the target age group by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the worlds most fascinating animals. Each episode will consist of four 4 different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.
Other Matters (12 of 18) Response
Program Title HATCHED (8.1 MAIN STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 2:30 P.M.
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. HATCHED is a series dedicated to educating teens about how to successfully pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. Each week, a seasoned team of business leaders instruct entrepreneurs about the basic but critical business skills needed to bring a product from concept to the marketplace. HATCHED will help young people develop the confidence and business savvy to execute a detailed business plan that includes product pricing, packaging, marketing and investment strategies. In order for parents, children, and listing services to clearly identify the programs as ones that fulfill the FCC programming requirements that meet children's educational television needs, each episode is closed-captioned and includes an E/I icon for the duration of the program with the recommended parental rating icon-typically, if not always, TV-G.
Other Matters (13 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER 4 (8.1 MAIN STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 1:00 P.M.
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. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover the how to be a responsible pet owner.
Other Matters (14 of 18) Response
Program Title DOGTOWN, USA(8.1 Main Stream)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 11:00 A.M.
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. Dog Town, USA is the story of the men and women who devote their lives to the healing and happiness of dogs from every corner of the nation. They are dedicated to finding safe homes for abandoned dogs. Each week, Dog Town, USA's highly skilled staff and internationally renowned experts first create a safe sanctuary for dogs from around the world. Medical professionals provide personal care to each dog beginning the detailed process of rehabilitation in preparation for uniting each dog with a loving new family and home. Dog Town, USA will inspire young viewers to pursue their dreams while valuing the importance of dedicating oneself to the greater good of community and family. The series demonstrates the powerful interaction between humans and animals with a focus on our canine companions. Dog Town, USA educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Viewers get to watch trainers work with dogs that have behavior issues from anxiety to aggression to weight problems and trust issues. They are shown the various techniques that are available for retraining dogs so that they can become loving members of an adoptable home. They will also learn how to be a responsible pet owner and maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle for both family and pet. Viewers will get to know and care about these dogs and the heroes who do whatever it takes to give them a second chance.
Other Matters (15 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER 111(8.1 Main Stream)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 12:30 P.M.
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. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover the how to be a responsible pet owner.
Other Matters (16 of 18) Response
Program Title DREAM QUEST (8.1 MAIN STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 2:00 P.M.
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. DREAM QUEST is a weekly half-hour series produced for children 13-16 years of age. The series literally brings the world to young people and their families by fulfilling the desire to learn through experience. Our ship is a floating classroom designed to give families the real-life education of a lifetime. Lead by a seasoned captain, cruise director, and highly skilled crew, DREAM QUEST brings families on an interactive voyage where they learn about the world's amazing oceans, the animals that swim beneath the water, and the ecological advancements underway to preserve and protect our most precious resources. Each week, the DREAM QUEST crew utilizes the ship's indoor and outdoor specially designed facilities to engage a lucky family in a dynamic "classroom on the sea." Families will learn how scientific education can lead to careers that are rewarding and illuminating, while spending time together on amazing adventures. Teens will learn what it takes to pursue their dreams, and may be inspired to try something new along the way.
Other Matters (17 of 18) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS (8.2 SECONDARY)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAYS @ NOON
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. This nationally syndicated television program is designed to engage children 13-16 years in age in a variety of marine research efforts as well as address ecological issues. By using young people as hosts, the "Aqua Kids" to teach other young people about the diversity and beauty of the marine environment and its potential destruction by pollution and carelessness of himan populations, they can spread the message of "ocean preservation" to their peers.
Other Matters (18 of 18) Response
Program Title SAVE OUR SHELTER (8.1 MAIN STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 1:30 P.M.
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. SAVE OUR SHELTER is a series focusing on the rescue of animal shelters and pets in need across America. Each week, hosts Rocky Kanaka and Rob North, with the help of local community members, transform rundown shelters into highly functioning pet showplaces in the hopes that a new facade will ultimately result in more adoptions and more lives saved. Produced for children 13-16 years old, SAVE OUR SHELTER will inform young people about the urgent need for pet adoption throughout the United States and how providing a clean and well equipped home is essential to a pet's healthy lifestyle. SAVE OUR SHELTER will demonstrate to young people that the proper care of pets reflects our best human qualities. By expressing this ultimate example of kindness, teens will learn and important educational lesson that will stay with them for life.

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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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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.

Tina Marie Cosby

Community Affairs Director


07/01/2016

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