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

FRN:
0021516018
File Number:
0000027713
Submit Date:
07/10/2017
Call Sign:
WSPF-CD
Facility ID:
11559
City:
ST. PETERSBURG
State:
FL
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/10/2017
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second Quarter of 2017

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

WSPF-CA STATION, LLC

Doing Business As: WSPF-CA STATION, LLC

Maria Martinez

14450 Commerce Way

Miami Lakes, FL 33016

United States

+1 (305) 863-5731

feldman@fhhlaw.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Louis R duTreil , Jr .

Technical Consultant

duTreil Lundin & Rackley Inc

3135 Southgate Circle

Sarasota, FL 34239

United States

+1 (941) 329-6004

bobjr@DLR.com

Technical Representative

Paul Feldman , Esq. .

FLETCHER, HEALD & HILDRETH, PLC

1300 North 17th Street

11th Floor

Arlington, VA 22209

United States

+1 (703) 812-0400

FELDMAN@FHHLAW.COM

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network America TeVe
Nielsen DMA Tampa-St. Pete (Sarasota)
Web Home Page Address www.wspf35.com

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 168.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 6.5
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(8)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 8) Response
Program Title Animal Science (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 10:00am, Tuesdays at 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Total times aired 39
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 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The science of animal behavior using animation, graphics and animal experts.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 8) Response
Program Title Real Life 101 (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday at 10:30am
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. REAL LIFE 101's goal is to teach teens and young adults, who might be wondering what to do with their lives. It introduces viewers to real people doing real jobs. From doctors, lawyers, and veterinarians to career counselors, drug counselors, Lipizzaner stallion trainers, and special effects directors, the program covers them all in a weekly half-hour of fun and entertainment. Rated High for Educational Content by the Annenberg Policy Center.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 8) Response
Program Title Missing (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays at 8:00AM
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 is a weekly half-hour series focusing on attention on the plight of missing children and child safety.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 8) Response
Program Title Awesome Adventures (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 9:00am , Tuesdays at 8:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Total times aired 39
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 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. An adventure series for children. The hosts travel to various places in the world and, with local children, embark on many adventures in beautiful places in nature.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 8) Response
Program Title Think Big (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays at 8:30AM
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. Think Big is a weekly half-hour series featuring teen inventors with big ideas.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 8) Response
Program Title Walking Wild (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays at 8:00AM and Saturday's at 9:30AM
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. Walking Wild at the SanDiego Zoo is a weekly half-hour series that explores all types of wild animals and their habitats.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 8) Response
Program Title NASA Connect (35.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday-Saturday at 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
Total times aired 78
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 12 years to 15 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA Connect is an inquiry-based and standards-based, Emmy award-winning series of mathematicsfocused, instructional programs. Programs in the series establish a connection between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom to those used everyday by NASA researchers. These programs can range anywhere from exploring why a hurricane can develop, to information concerning health and nutrition, or exploring Mars. If students have additional questions, each NASA Connect Segment suggests various websites where they can obtain the answers.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 8) Response
Program Title Wild Wonders (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays at 8:30AM and Sunday's at 9:30AM
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. Walking Wonders at the San Diego Zoo is a weekly half-hour series that explores all types of wild animals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (0)

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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Question Response
Does the Licensee publicize the existence and location of the station's Children's Television Programming Reports (FCC 398) as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Yes
Name of children's programming liaison Maria Martinez
Address 14450 Commerce Way
City Miami Lakes
State FL
Zip 33016
Telephone Number (305) 863-5731
Email Address maria.martinez@primetimepartners.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.

Other Matters (8)

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Other Matters (1 of 8) Response
Program Title Awesome Adventures (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday at 9:00AM, Tuesdays at 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 40
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. An adventure series for children. The hosts travel to various places in the world and, with local children, embark on many adventures in beautiful places in nature.
Other Matters (2 of 8) Response
Program Title Wild Wonders (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays @ 9:30AM and Wednesdays at 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 27
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. Walking Wonders at the San Diego Zoo is a weekly half-hour series that explores all types of wild animals.
Other Matters (3 of 8) Response
Program Title Missing (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays at 8:00AM
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 is a weekly half-hour series focusing on attention on the plight of missing children and child safety.
Other Matters (4 of 8) Response
Program Title Think Big (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays at 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. Think Big is a weekly half-hour series featuring teen inventors with big ideas.
Other Matters (5 of 8) Response
Program Title Real Life 101 (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 10:30am
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. REAL LIFE 101's goal is to teach teens and young adults, who might be wondering what to do with their lives. It introduces viewers to real people doing real jobs. From doctors, lawyers, and veterinarians to career counselors, drug counselors, Lipizzaner stallion trainers, and special effects directors, the program covers them all in a weekly half-hour of fun and entertainment. Rated High for Educational Content by the Annenberg Policy Center.
Other Matters (6 of 8) Response
Program Title NASA Connect (35.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday- Saturdays at 8:30 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 79
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 12 years to 15 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA Connect is an inquiry-based and standards-based, Emmy award-winning series of mathematics-focused, instructional programs. Programs in the series establish a connection between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom to those used everyday by NASA researchers. These programs can range anywhere from exploring why a hurricane can develop, to information concerning health and nutrition, or exploring Mars.
Other Matters (7 of 8) Response
Program Title Animal Science (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday at 10:00AM, Tuesdays at 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 40
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The science of animal behavior using animation, graphics and animal experts.
Other Matters (8 of 8) Response
Program Title Walking Wild (35.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday at 9:30AM and Wednesdays at 8:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 27
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. Walking Wild at the SanDiego Zoo is a weekly half-hour series that explores all types of wild animals and their habitats.

Certification

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Question Response

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

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

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

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

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

Maria I Martinez

Controller


07/10/2017

Attachments

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