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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:
0000011665
Submit Date:
07/01/2016
Call Sign:
KWTV-DT
Facility ID:
25382
City:
OKLAHOMA CITY
State:
OK
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Superceded
Status Date:
07/06/2016
Filing Status:
Inactive



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

GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.

Doing Business As: GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.

7401 N. KELLEY AVENUE

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73111

United States

+1 (405) 843-6641

kim.eubank@griffincommunications.net

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Jack Mills

STATION ENGINEER

Griffin Licensing, L.L.C.

7401 N. KELLEY AVENUE

OLKAHOMA CITY, OK 73111

United States

+1 (405) 841-9161

JACK.MILLS@NEWS9.NET

Technical Representative

David A. O'Connor

WILKINSON BARKER KNAUER, LLP

2300 N STREET, N.W.

SUITE 700

WASHINGTON, DC 20037

United States

+1 (202) 783-4141

DOCONNOR@WBKLAW.COM

Legal Representative

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 3.0
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: 168.0
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 MISSING (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY AT 330PM 13X (4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. 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 (2 of 12) Response
Program Title LUCKY DOG (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 8AM 13X (4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. 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 (3 of 12) Response
Program Title GAME CHANGERS WITH KEVIN FRAZIER (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY AT 1030AM 13X(4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. GAME CHANGERS, hosted by 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 (4 of 12) Response
Program Title CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY AT 10AM 13X (4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES offers teens an opportunity to view everyday people - regardless of age, sex, occupation or education - stepping forward and acting in a socially responsible and moral fashion when faced with crises and moral dilemmas. In a candid camera-type format, individuals are placed in situations that cause them to demonstrate acts of kindness and generosity, stand up for diversity, shield others from bullies, and embrace friendships. In addition, the program includes segments that focus on overcoming ones fears, as well as rewarding individuals for their unselfish kindness and community service. The program seeks to encourage young viewers to increase their sensitivity and awareness, in order to refine their own moral compass. 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 (5 of 12) Response
Program Title BIZ KIDS (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY AT 230PM 13X (4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. 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 (6 of 12) Response
Program Title THE REAL WINNING EDGE (KWTV 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY AT 3PM 13X(4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. 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 (7 of 12) Response
Program Title DR. CHRIS PET VET (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY AT 830AM 13X ((4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. 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 (8 of 12) Response
Program Title ZOO CLUES (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY AT 430PM 13X (4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. ZOO CLUES is an educational and informative half hour program geared toward ages 13-16. This E/I program poses fascinating animal-related questions to viewers, gives them clues to the right answer, and then explains the right answer, allowing young viewers to interact and learn. The goal of the series is to provide young viewers with information to understand and appreciate animals and the environment.
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 THE INSPECTORS (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY AT 930AM 13X (4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. THE INSPECTORS is a scripted dramatic series inspired by compelling real-life cases handled by the United States Postal Inspection Service. In the series, Preston Wainwright, a determined teenage boy who is thriving after being paralyzed in a car accident, works as an intern at the U.S. Postal Inspector's lab assisting his U.S. Postal Inspector mom, Amanda, in solving crimes that deal with everything from internet scams, identity and mail theft, to consumer fraud. The program strives to educate young people about making the right choices in their daily lives, encourages open communication between teens and parents and includes positive messaging regarding living with disabilities, overcoming challenges, beating the odds, and the power of perseverance. 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 HENRY FORD'S INNOVATION NATION (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY AT 9AM 13X (4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. 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 (11 of 12) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY AT 4PM 13X (4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. 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 (12 of 12) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 2PM 13X(4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. 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 JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: SATURDAY AT 3AM 13X (4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (2 of 2) Response
Program Title ZOO CLUES (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: SATURDAY AT 330AM 13X(4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25)
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. ZOO CLUES IS AN EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIVE HALF HOUR, E/I PROGRAM GEARED TOWARDS AGES 13-16. THIS E/I PROGRAM POSES FASCINATING ANIMAL-RELATED QUESTIONS TO VIEWERS, GIVES THEM CLUES TO THE RIGHT ANSWER, AND THEN EXPLAINS THE RIGHT ANSWER, ALLOWING YOUNG VIEWERS TO INTERACT AND LEARN. THE GOAL OF THE SERIES IS TO PROVIDE YOUNG VIEWERS WITH INFORMATION TO UNDERSTAND AND APPRECIATE ANIMALS AND THE ENVIRONMENT.
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: AARON BRILBEC, 4/30/16, EMCEED SINGING COMPETITION ALAN BROESE, 6/13/16, TAUGHT BASIC STORM SPOTTING CLASS TOOHP CADETS WHO ARE GRADUATING ALEX CAMERON AND MARTY LOGAN, 6/20/16, DELIVERED FREE DRINKS TO CUSTOMERS AT SONIC ALEX CAMERON, MARTY LOGAN, TIFFANY LIOU, CASSIE HEITER, AARON BRILBECK, 6/11/16, MET WITH PEOPLE AND SIGNED HEADSHOTS AT PRAISE BEYOND THE WALLS AMANDA TAYLOR, 4/23/16, EMCEED OKLAHOMA CITY FIREFIGHTERS AWARD BANQUET AMANDA TAYLOR AND KELLY OGLE, 5/6/16, EMCEED OKLAHOMA CITY POLICE AWARDS BANQUET CASSIE HEITER, 5/17/16, GUEST SPEAKER AT PARMALEE ELEMENTARY CAREER DAY CHUCK FISHER, 4/30/16, EMCEED THE POSITIVE STEPS DAY 5K AND 1 MILE FUN WALK DAVID PAYNE, 4/21/16, SEVERE WEATHER SAFETY PRESENTATION OHA LUNCH AND LEARN ENTIRE WEATHER TEAM, 4/23/16, DAVID'S WILD WEATHER CAMP AT GUTHRIE JOB CORP ENTIRE WEATHER TEAM, 5/18/16, DAVID'S WILD WEATHER CAMP AT ORR FAMILY FARMS IN OKC ENTIRE WEATHER TEAM, 5/7/16, MEET AND GREET AT 2016 NORMAN REGIONAL MOORE HOSPITAL GRAND OPENING JIM GARDNER, 5/28/16, MEET AND GREET AT SUNDANCE AIR SHOW JIM GARDNER, 6/8/16, MEET AND GREET AT WILL ROGERS WORLD AIRPO9RT ACE CAMP JIM GARDNER, 6/18/16, MEET AND GREET AT CHICKASHA AIRPORT FLY-IN JIM GARDNER, MARTY LOGAN AND BOBBY PAYNE, 6/25/16, MEET AND GREET AT 2016 MUSTANG FIREFIGHTERS FREEDOM CELEBRATION JUSTIN DOUGHERTY, 5/10/16, TALKED TO STUDENTS ABOUT CAREERS IN TELEVISION AT OVERHOLSER ELEMENTARY CAREER DAY ENTIRE WEATHER TEAM, 4/3/16, MEET AND GREET WITH VIEWERS AT OPEN STREETS OKC JUSTIN RUDICEL, 4/27/16, GAVE WEATHER PRESENTATION AT DEVON SAFETY MEETING TO EMPLOYEES LACEY SWOPE, 5/19/16, SPOKE AT CRESCENT SCHOOLS STEM EVENT ON IMPORTANCE OF STEM AND ABOUT HER CAREER LACIE LOWERY AND LACEY SWOPE, 4/22/16, FISHED WITH 3RD AND 4TH GRADERS AT CENTENNIAL ELEMENTARY MARTY LOGAN, 4/1/16, SEVERE WEATHER PRESENTATION TO WOODWARD HOSPITAL'S SR. BREAKFAST MARTY LOGAN, 4/8/16, SPOKE ABOUT SEVERE WEATHER SAFETY TO ARNETT 4H CLUB MARTY LOGAN, 4/9/16, GAVE WEATHER SAFETY TALK TO PLAINS INDIANS AND PIONEERS MUSEUM EMPLOYEES MARTY LOGAN, 4/13/16, GAVE WEATHER SAFETY TALK TO FT. SUPPLY 4H CLUB MARTY LOGAN, 4/26/16, GAVE WEATHER SAFETY TALK TO SAMSON RESOUCE SAFETY MEETING IN ELK CITY MARTY LOGAN, 4/28/16, GAVE WEATHER SAFETY TALK TO DCP MIDSTREAM SAFETY EVENT IN FORGAN MARTY LOGAN, 6/6/16, GAVE WEATHER SAFETY TALK TO CUB SCOUT DAY CAMP AT JOHN NICHOLS SCOUT RANCH IN OKC MARTY LOGAN, 6/9/16, GAVE WEATHER SAFETY TALK TO CUB SCOUT DAY CAMP AT CHESAPEAKE BOATHOUSE IN OKC MARTY LOGAN, 6/24/16, MEET AND GREET AT CHESAPEAKE CAMPS TOUCH-A-TRUCK EVENT MARTY LOGAN, 6/25/16, WEATHER SAFETY TALK TO GORE TRAVEL PLAZA GRAND OPENING IN SEILING RACHEL CALDERON, JUSTIN DOUGHERTY, AMANDA TAYLOR, 6/5/16, DID MEET AND GREET AT PEACE LOVE AND GOODWILL FESTIVAL STAN MILLIER, LACIE LOWERY, AND AMANDA TAYLOR, 6/20/16, SONIC DRINK GIVEAWAY TOM PASTRANO, 4/16/16, WEATHER SAFETY TALK TO WEST 10 BLOCK PARTY IN OKC VAL AND AMY CASTOR, 6/2/16, WEATHER SAFETY TALK TO APACHE TRIBE HEALTH AND SAFETY EVENT IN ANADARKO VAL AND AMY CASTOR, 4/6/16, WEATHER SAFETY TALK TO OKLAHOMA TURNPIKE AUTHORITY COLLECTORS MEETING, TULSA VAL CASTOR, CHRIS BEVERAGE AND AMY CASTOR, 6/4/16, MEET AND GREET AT EDMOND TOUCH-A-TRUCK AT UCO

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Other Matters (1 of 12) Response
Program Title BIZ KIDS (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 2:30-3PM
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 THE INSPECTORS (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. THE INSPECTORS IS A SCRIPTED DRAMATIC SERIES INSPIRED BY COMPELLING REAL-LIFE CASES HANDLED BY THE UNITED STATES POSTAL INSPECTION SERVICE. IN THE SERIES, PRESTON WAINWRIGHT, A DETERMINED TEENAGE BOY WHO IS THRIVING AFTER BEING PARALYZED IN A CAR ACCIDENT, WORKS AS AN INTERN AT THE U.S. POSTAL INSPECTOR'S LAB ASSISTING HIS U.S. POSTAL INSPECTOR MOM, AMANDA, IN SOLVING CRIMES THAT DEAL WITH EVERYTHING FROM INTERNET SCAMS, IDENTITY AND MAIL THEFT, TO CONSUMER FRAUD. THE PROGRAM STRIVES TO EDUCATE YOUNG PEOPLE ABOUT MAKING THE RIGHT CHOICES IN THEIR DAILY LIVES, ENCOURAGES OPEN COMMUNICATION BETWEEN TEENS AND PARENTS AND INCLUDES POSITIVE MESSAGING REGARDING LIVING WITH DISABILITIES, OVERCOMING CHALLENGES, BEATING THE ODDS AND THE POWER OF PERSEVERANCE. 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 INT HE COMMISSION'S RULES.
Other Matters (3 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 (4 of 12) Response
Program Title MISSING (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 3:30-4PM
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 (5 of 12) Response
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.
Other Matters (6 of 12) Response
Program Title ZOO CLUES (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 4:30-5PM
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. ZOO CLUES IS AN EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIVE HALF HOUR, E/I PROGRAM GEARED TOWARDS AGES 13-16. THIS E/I PROGRAM POSES FASCINATING ANIMAL-RELATED QUESTIONS TO VIEWERS, GIVES THEM CLUES TO THE RIGHT ANSWER, AND THEN EXPLAINS THE RIGHT ANSWER, ALLOWING YOUNG VIEWERS TO INTERACT AND LEARN. THE GOAL OF THE SERIES IS TO PROVIDE YOUNG VIEWERS WITH INFORMATION TO UNDERSTAND AND APPRECIATE ANIMALS AND THE ENVIRONMENT.
Other Matters (7 of 12) Response
Program Title CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10-10:30AM
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. THIS PROGRAM OFFERS TEENS AN OPPORTUNITY TO VIEW EVERYDAY PEOPLE -- REGARDLESS OF AGE, SEX, OCCUPATION OR EDUCATION -- STEPPING FORWARD AND ACTING IN A SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE AND MORAL FASHION WHEN FACED WITH CRISES AND MORAL DILEMMAS. IN A CANDID CAMERA-TYPE FORMAT, INDIVIDUALS ARE PLACED IN SITUATIONS THAT CAUSE THEM TO DEMONSTRATE ACTS OF KINDNESS AND GENEROSITY, STAND UP FOR DIVERSITY, SHIELD OTHERS FROM BULLIES, AND EMBRACE FRIENDSHIPS. IN ADDITION, THE PROGRAM INCLUDES SEGMENTS THAT FOCUS ON OVERCOMING ONES FEARS, AS WELL AS REWARDING INDIVIDUALS FOR THEIR UNSELFISH KINDNESS AND COMMUNITY SERVICE. THE PROGRAM SEEKS TO ENCOURAGE YOUNG VIEWERS TO INCREASE THEIR SENSITIVITY AND AWARENESS, IN ORDER TO REFINE THEIR OWN MORAL COMPASS. 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 ANIMAL RESCUE (NEWS 9 NOW 9.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 2-2:30PM
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 (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 GAME CHANGERS WITH KEVIN FRAZIER (KWTV 9.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10:30-11AM
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 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.
Other Matters (11 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
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 (12 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
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.

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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.

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.

KIM EUBANK

PROGRAM DIRECTOR


07/01/2016

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