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

FRN:
0003828712
File Number:
0000033196
Submit Date:
10/10/2017
Call Sign:
WCCB
Facility ID:
49157
City:
CHARLOTTE
State:
NC
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/10/2017
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third 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

NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS

Doing Business As: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS

Beverly B. Poston

c/o Beverly B. Poston

ONE TELEVISION PLACE

CHARLOTTE, NC 28205

United States

+1 (704) 632-7244

Beverly.Poston@Bahakel.com

Company

Contact Representatives (1)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Elizabeth Spainhour

Legal Representative

Brooks, Pierce, et al.

Elizabeth Spianhour

150 Fayetteville St

Suite 1700

Raleigh, NC 27601

United States

+1 (191) 983-9030

espainhour@brookspierce.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network The CW/Me-TV/Antenna TV/QVC Over the Air
Nielsen DMA Charlotte
Web Home Page Address www.wccbcharlotte.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 3.73
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 504.0
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: 9.31
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(19)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 19) Response
Program Title GET WILD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 12 noon (July 1 - August 19); New Time Period: Saturdays at 9am (August 26 - September 30)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. GET WILD is a series featuring the wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature, their living zoo habitats and unique behaviors. The series aired as a core program exclusively on the Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 19) Response
Program Title BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 9am and 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. BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY is Disney's resident scientist who can get kids fired up about science. Bill Nye's enthusiasm for all things science is contagious and diverse with topics ranging from Earth science to genetics. BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY aired as a core program exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 19) Response
Program Title CALLING DR. POL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Saturdays 7am & 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 28
Total times aired 28
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 series for ages 13-16 about the occupation of veterinary medicine. Dr. Pol has practiced for more than 35 years specializing in large farm animals. But he and his family and staff have cared for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will learn the rewards and challenges of the profession. CALLING DR. POL aired exclusively on The CW primary channel as a core program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 19) Response
Program Title STATE TO STATE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 10:30am(July 1 - August 19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 8
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. "State to State" is an educational and informative program that visits every state in the United States to provide young viewers an understanding of the historical, cultural and geographic diversity of America. "State to State" aired exclusively as a core program on the Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 19) Response
Program Title FOOD FOR THOUGHT WITH CLAIRE THOMAS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel Antenna TV Saturdays at 12 noon (August 26 - Sept 30)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 6
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. FOOD FOR THOUGHT WITH CLAIRE THOMAS opens viewers' eyes to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations. Host Claire Thomas shares her passion for family, food and healthy living while creating new tastes in the kitchen that promote a positive attitude towards food and life. FOOD FOR THOUGHT WITH CLAIRE THOMAS airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 19) Response
Program Title EXPEDITION WILD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 11:30am (August 26 - Sept 30)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 6
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. EXPEDITION WILD travels North America and offers a glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world. Viewers are given a rare and personal experience with endangered species in the stunning natural ecosystems that animals call home. ENDANGERED SPECIES airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 19) Response
Program Title BEAKMAN'S WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 8am and 8:30am
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. BEAKMAN'S WORLD is a live-action series about an eccentric scientist who leads viewers on a journey of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how the world works. BEAKMAN'S WORLD aired as a core program exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 19) Response
Program Title SAVED BY THE BELL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 10am, 10:30am, 11am & 11:30am
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. SAVED BY THE BELL is a television series that explores social themes and coping strategies through the lives of six teenage friends at fictional Bayside High. The multi-ethnic cast serves as role models as they deal with issues like the death of a loved one, the right to say "no", teenage alcohol use and other issues of concern to young teens. The show has been widely recognized by educators, child advocates, the FCC and the US Congress as a valuable program addressing the problems and conflicts experienced by teens. SAVED BY THE BELL aired exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel as a core program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 19) Response
Program Title SAFARI TRACKS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 9:30am (July 1 - August 19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 8
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. Each episode of SAFARI TRACKS takes viewers on a trek through the African continent discovering the magnificent and mysterious worlds of the unique wildlife living from brush lands of the African Savannah to the great Okavango delta. SAFARI TRACKS aired exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 19) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Sundays at 1pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 3
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 3
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 3
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. TEEN KIDS NEWS is the weekly, half-hour program featuring a team of teenage reporters and anchors who report news that is of interest to young people. The young news team reports stories in subjects that include sports, careers, entertainment and health, as well as highlighting positive stories about kids who do amazing things and help to make the world a better place. TEEN KIDS NEWS joined WCCB's CW primary channel schedule on February 26, 2017 and will continue to air each Sunday at 1pm for a minimum of 23 consecutive weeks. TEEN KIDS airs exclusively as a core E/I program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
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 TEEN KIDS NEWS
List date and time rescheduled 09/02/2017 02:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-09-03
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program TEEN KIDS NEWS
List date and time rescheduled 08/26/2017 02:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-08-27
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program TEEN KIDS NEWS
List date and time rescheduled 08/12/2017 02:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-08-13
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (11 of 19) Response
Program Title THE BRADY BARR EXPERIENCE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 11am (August 26 - Sept 30)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 6
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 BRADY BARR EXPERIENCE takes viewers on a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation. Dr. Barr is a seasoned herpetologist who has made it his life's work to study and protect some of the world's most endangered animals. In this series, he shares his knowledge and passion with viewers. THE BRADY BARR EXPERIENCE airs exclusively as a core program on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 19) Response
Program Title THE WILDLIFE DOCS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV Saturdays at 10am & 10:30am (August 26 - Sept 30)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
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 WILDLIFE DOCS follows the surprising, exotic and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2,000 animals. Viewers witness a wide range of experiences through the eyes of the veterinary team as they treat their patients, providing them everything from preventative care to emergency surgeries. THE WILDLIFE DOCS airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 19) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 9am (July 1 - August 19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 8
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 ATLAS takes viewers on a tour of discovery, uncovering the secrets of how animals live and thrive. Viewers meet a diverse variety of animals spanning the world, ranging from the domesticated to the wild. ANIMAL ATLAS aired exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 19) Response
Program Title WILD WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 12:30pm(July 1 - August 19); New Time Period: Saturdays at 9:30am (August 26 - Sept 30)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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 WORLD is a series that focuses on the people who serve as caregivers at the San Diego Zoo. As viewers follow these professionals, they learn about the living environments and the zoo enrichment programs that help the animals initiate natural behavior in the zoo habitat. WILD WORLD aired as a core program exclusively on the Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 19) Response
Program Title ON THE SPOT
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 11 am (July 1 - August 19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 8
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. ON THE SPOT is a lightning fast game show that tests contestants and viewers' knowledge about a wide variety of subjects including geography, science, health, history, technology, culture and the arts. Whether one knows the answers or not, everybody comes away a little more knowledgeable at the end of each episode. ON THE SPOT aired exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 19) Response
Program Title COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 10am and 11:30am (July 1 - August 19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 16
Total times aired 16
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 COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH explores the history, geography and culture of cities and landmarks among the most astonishing sites on the planet. Each episode features three locations to help viewers gain a better understanding of the diversity throughout the world. THE COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH aired exclusively on the D2 Antenna TV sub-channel as a core program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 19) Response
Program Title MYSTERY HUNTERS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 7am and 7:30am
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. This show explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries using on-site reporting, science and reasoning to uncover the truth. The program teaches children how to research and gather facts, consult with experts, debunk common myths and offer explanations for legends. MYSTERY HUNTERS aired exclusively as a core E/I program on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 19) Response
Program Title CULTURE CLICK
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 12:30pm (August 26 - Sept 30)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 6
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. CULTURE CLICK is a series that analyzes the cultural events that shape our contemporary society using the power of the internet and user-generated questions and content. The show also features experts who add insight and historical perspective to the events. CULTURE CLICK airs exclusively as a core program on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 19) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN FAMILY EDITION
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Saturdays 8am, 8:30am, 9am & 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 56
Total times aired 56
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. In DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN: FAMILY EDITION, renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur. DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN: FAMILY EDITION aired exclusively as a core program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
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 Jeff Arrowood
Address One Television Place
City Charlotte
State NC
Zip 28205
Telephone Number (704) 372-1800
Email Address jarrowood@wccbtv.com
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3.

Other Matters (15)

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Other Matters (1 of 15) Response
Program Title BRAIN GAMES : FAMILY EDITION
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Saturdays at 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. BRAIN GAMES: FAMILY EDITION explores the fascinating component of the human brain and how they shape our perceptions and everyday life. The show inspires viewers with a series of experiments and activities that will help people improve cognitive functions and use their brains better, smarter and faster. BRAIN GAMES: FAMILY EDITION will air exclusively as a core program on The CW primary channel. .
Other Matters (2 of 15) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN FAMILY EDITION
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Saturdays at 8am, 8:30am, 9am & 9:30am
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. In DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN: FAMILY EDITION, renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur. DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN: FAMILY EDITION will air exclusively as a core program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Other Matters (3 of 15) Response
Program Title MYSTERY HUNTERS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 7am & 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 28
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 show explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries using on-site reporting, science and reasoning to uncover the truth. The program teaches children how to research and gather facts, consult with experts, debunk common myths and offer explanations for legends. MYSTERY HUNTERS will air exclusively as a core E/I program on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Other Matters (4 of 15) Response
Program Title SAVED BY THE BELL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 10am, 10:30am, 11am & 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 56
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. SAVED BY THE BELL is a television series that explores social themes and coping strategies through the lives of six teenage friends at fictional Bayside High. The multi-ethnic cast serves as role models as they deal with issues like the death of a loved one, the right to say "no", teenage alcohol use and other issues of concern to young teens. The show has been widely recognized by educators, child advocates, the FCC and the US Congress as a valuable program addressing the problems and conflicts experienced by teens. SAVED BY THE BELL will air exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel as a core program.
Other Matters (5 of 15) Response
Program Title EXPEDITION WILD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 11:30am
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. EXPEDITION WILD travels North America and offers a glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world. Viewers are given a rare and personal experience with endangered species in the stunning natural ecosystems that animals call home. ENDANGERED SPECIES airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel.
Other Matters (6 of 15) Response
Program Title BEAKMAN'S WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 8am & 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 28
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. BEAKMAN'S WORLD is a live-action series about an eccentric scientist who leads viewers on a journey of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how the world works. BEAKMAN'S WORLD will air as a core program exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Other Matters (7 of 15) Response
Program Title THE WILDLIFE DOCS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 10 & 10:30 am
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. THE WILDLIFE DOCS follows the surprising, exotic and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2,000 animals. Viewers witness a wide range of experiences through the eyes of the veterinary team as they treat their patients, providing them everything from preventative care to emergency surgeries. THE WILDLIFE DOCS airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel.
Other Matters (8 of 15) Response
Program Title CULTURE CLICK
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 12:30pm
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. CULTURE CLICK is a series that analyzes the cultural events that shape our contemporary society using the power of the internet and user-generated questions and content. The show also features experts who add insight and historical perspective to the events. CULTURE CLICK airs exclusively as a core program on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel.
Other Matters (9 of 15) Response
Program Title THE BRADY BARR EXPERIENCE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 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. THE BRADY BARR EXPERIENCE takes viewers on a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation. Dr. Barr is a seasoned herpetologist who has made it his life's work to study and protect some of the world's most endangered animals. In this series, he shares his knowledge and passion with viewers. THE BRADY BARR EXPERIENCE airs exclusively as a core program on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel.
Other Matters (10 of 15) Response
Program Title WILD WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 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. WILD WORLD is a series that focuses on the people who serve as caregivers at the San Diego Zoo. As viewers follow these professionals, they learn about the living environments and the zoo enrichment programs that help the animals initiate natural behavior in the zoo habitat. WILD WORLD aired as a core program exclusively on the Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Other Matters (11 of 15) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled The CW Primary Channel: Sundays at 1 pm
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. TEEN KIDS NEWS is the weekly, half-hour program featuring a team of teenage reporters and anchors who report news that is of interest to young people. The young news team reports stories in subjects that include sports, careers, entertainment and health, as well as highlighting positive stories about kids who do amazing things and help to make the world a better place. TEEN KIDS NEWS will air exclusively as a core E/I program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Other Matters (12 of 15) Response
Program Title BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 9am & 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 28
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. BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY is Disney's resident scientist who can get kids fired up about science. Bill Nye's enthusiasm for all things science is contagious and diverse with topics ranging from Earth science to genetics. BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY will air as a core program exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Other Matters (13 of 15) Response
Program Title FOOD FOR THOUGHT WITH CLAIRE THOMAS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 12 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. FOOD FOR THOUGHT WITH CLAIRE THOMAS opens viewers' eyes to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations. Host Claire Thomas shares her passion for family, food and healthy living while creating new tastes in the kitchen that promote a positive attitude towards food and life. FOOD FOR THOUGHT WITH CLAIRE THOMAS airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel.
Other Matters (14 of 15) Response
Program Title THIS OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Saturdays at 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 OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL is a celebration of craftsmanship, vocational education and excellence in the field of home improvement. The series is a master class in building methods, exploring everything from architecture, engineering, and carpentry to plumbing, masonry and landscape design. THIS OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL will air exclusively as a core program on the CW primary channel..
Other Matters (15 of 15) Response
Program Title GET WILD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 sub-channel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 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. GET WILD is a series featuring the wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature, their living zoo habitats and unique behaviors. The series will air as a core program exclusively on the Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.

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

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

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

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

Jim White

General Manager


10/10/2017

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