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

FRN:
0003763927
File Number:
0000037268
Submit Date:
01/03/2018
Call Sign:
WPSD-TV
Facility ID:
51991
City:
PADUCAH
State:
KY
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/03/2018
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth 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

WPSD-TV, LLC

Doing Business As: WPSD-TV, LLC

Richard Paxton

201 SOUTH 4TH STREET

PADUCAH, KY 42002

United States

+1 (270) 575-8727

RPAXTON@PAXTONMEDIA.COM

Company

Contact Representatives (4)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Michael Beder , Esq .

Legal Counsel

COVINGTON & BURLING LLP

One CityCenter

850 Tenth Street, NW

WASHINGTON, DC 20001

United States

+1 (202) 662-5138

mbeder@cov.com

Legal Representative

Bill Evans

Vice President & General Manager

Paxton Media Group, LLC

Bill Evans

100 Television Lane

Paducah, KY 42002

United States

+1 (270) 415-1943

bevans@wpsdlocal6.com

Contact Representative

John E. Hidle , PE .

Consulting Engineer

Carl T. Jones Corporation

John E. Hidle, PE

7901 Yarnwood Court

Springfield, VA 22153

United States

+1 (703) 569-7704

jhidle@ctjc.com

Technical Representative

Dan Wilson

Chief Engineer

WPSD-TV, LLC

100 Television Lane

Paducah , KY 42003

United States

+1 (270) 415-1938

dwilson@wpsdlocal6.com

Technical Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network NBC
Nielsen DMA Paducah-Cape Girard-Harsbg
Web Home Page Address www.wpsdlocal6.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 3.5
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 336.0
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: 7.0
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(20)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 20) Response
Program Title Make TV (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. CT
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. This program is a weely series that shows how people transform ordinary junk in to amazing creations. While introducing a whole new generation of makers, "Make TV" features extraordinary individuals who develop extraordinary things. From Tesla coils to t-shirt cannons, from cigar-box guitars to giant video projectors, imagination is turned into reality! Teen viewers get to see practical math, science, technology and engineering concepts combined to create incredible new inventions.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 20) Response
Program Title Journey with Dylan Dreyer (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. CT
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. JOURNEY with DYLAN DREYER, led by NBC News meteorologist and "Today" Contributor, Dylan Dreyer, is a wondrous celebration of nature. The program features breathtaking cinematography that will bring the viewers up-close and personal with the black bears of Montana to polar bears in the Arctic. The audience will have a unique platform to see animals in their natural habitat, including exploring the extraordinary migration of 1.5 million animals traveling over 500 miles across the Serengeti in Tanzania and Kenya. The reason for this phenomenon of nature will be explained.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 20) Response
Program Title Living Greener (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. CT
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. "Living Greener" is a weekly half-hour series that targets children in the 13-16 age group and showcases the latest inventions and new ideas to help teen viewers work towards a more sustainable future. Each episode includes discussions with inventors, visionaries, scientists, and activists to find out where the planet is headed. Whether it's recycling cigarette butts into clothing, monitoring endangered species or creating a rooftop farm in New York City, "Living Greener" gives young viewers a unique insight into our future way of life while educating and informing them about life on earth.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 20) Response
Program Title The Voyager with Josh Garcia (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program takes its audience on an exciting and immersive journey around the planet with world traveler and host, Josh Garcia. Each episode provides the viewers access to the world's most incredible destinations as Josh seeks out the truly authentic experiences one can only find when guided by a knowledgeable and passionate guide. Each week the host brings the audience on an enthralling voyage exploring the people and cultures that make our world so breathtaking.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 20) Response
Program Title Animal Outtakes (carried on digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. CT
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 Outtakes" visits all types of animal sanctuaries and zoos in the United States to explore the world of animals, from camels to lemurs, from rhinos to handicapped pets. Teen viewers learn about the care and living habitats of these various animals and how they survive in the world. In each episode, a detailed explanation of an animal species is provided as well as information on the animal's daily nutrition and other living habits. "Animal Outtakes" is educational, informative and entertaining, while providing teen viewers with up-close televised visits of wild and exotic creatures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 20) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. & 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. CT
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. THE WILDLIFE DOCS is a 30 minute weekly series that is produced for the 13 to 16 year age group and follows the surprising, exotic, and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2000 animals. From nutrition to treatments, x rays to surgery, preventative care to emergencies, this educational and informational program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of the Veterinary Team. Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the enormity, variety, and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 20) Response
Program Title Get Wild (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. CT
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. GET WILD is a weekly half hour reality series featuring wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature and teen viewers learn about their living habitats and unique behaviors. For example, in one episode viewers learn how experts studying adult orangutans learn the ways they raise their young. Another episode highlights the Panda bear and explains the animals living patterns. GET WILD is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 20) Response
Program Title Culture Click (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon CT
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. CULTURE CLICK is a weekly half hour series that explores the beginnings of and reasons behind cultural events that permeate our everyday lives. Developed and produced for the 13 to 16 age segment, host Nzinga Blake opens each episode from her virtual reality set with a list of what's trending on search engines that week. These topics will serve as a starting point for a detailed examination into the culture embraced by the target audience. Each week Nzinga will analyze and answer the questions that shape our society and will utilize the power and speed of the internet and questions and content generated by users. Experts in pop culture will join the host to add insight and historical perspective. And most importantly, viewers will come away with a week's worth of realizations to share with their friends and family. Six degrees of separation takes on a whole new meaning, and there is no limit to what the audience will learn when they experience this program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 20) Response
Program Title Food for Thought (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. CT
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. Young, enthusiastic and passionate about food, Claire Thomas is the 22 year old host who opens the eyes of viewers to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations in Food for Thought. Each weekly half hour, produced for ages 13 to16, informs and educates teens about the power of food as a tool for exploring new places, meeting new people and learning about different cultures. Claire serves as a role model for 13 to 16 year old viewers by showing her passion for her family, life, and healthy living by sharing stories in the kitchen. Creative inspiration can come from any place at any time sometimes from family, sometimes from friends, or even from bloggers needing her help. No matter how exotic or local the location, she is always in search of new tastes and places to explore. Based on her unique perspective gathered throughout each episode, Claire will teach the audience how to prepare the inspired dish while promoting a healthy attitude towards food and life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 20) Response
Program Title The Champion Within (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. CT
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. This program features the powerful and inspiring stories of successful athletes who exemplify what it really means to be a champion. Hosted by Lauren Thompson of Golf Channel's "Morning Drive," THE CHAMPION WITHIN introduces the viewers to professional and amateur athletes who have overcome obstacles to ultimately achieve transcendent moments in the world of sports. This series proves that a champion is not only defined by their speed, strength, and agility, but also by their grit, resiliency, and heart.
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 The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 10/07/2017 11:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-07
Episode # #HOC202
Reason for Preemption Non-breaking News

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 11/04/2017 11:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-04
Episode # #HOC206
Reason for Preemption Non-breaking News

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 11/11/2017 11:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-11
Episode # #HOC207
Reason for Preemption Non-breaking News
Digital Core Program (11 of 20) Response
Program Title The Brady Barr Experience (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a..m. CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program is a weekly half hour series targeted at the 13-16 age with the objected of educating and informing the viewers. This action packed series takes viewers behind the scenes with Dr. Brady Barr for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation. As a seasoned herpetologist, Dr. Barr has traveled to five continents, worked with hundreds of scientists and has gotten up close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet. Brady Barr has made a career of studying and protecting some of the most dangerous and endangered land animals on earth and in this series, he shares his knowledge and passion for wildlife with the audience.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild World (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. CT
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 weekly half hour reality series showcasing all types of wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique critters. This program also informs teen viewers about the living environments and key facts about each wild animal. Episodes also include stories on zoo enrichment programs that help animals initiate natural behavior. Whether it be following the life cycles of rhinoceros or understanding the eating habits of grizzly bears, WILD WORLD is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 20) Response
Program Title Naturally, Danny Seo (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program is an educational series for young people and their families seeking a healthier lifestyle by learning the science behind eating well and exercising your mind and body while caring for our planet. Host Danny Seo is America's leading authority on eco-friendly living. Danny has devoted his career to the idea that caring for the environment can go hand-in-hand with enjoying time with family and friends and sharing delicious and healthy meals while creating a healthy and environmentally friendly home.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 20) Response
Program Title Give (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. CT
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. GIVE introduces its audience to the world of philanthropy through the stories of small charities making a big impact. The series features NBC News correspondent and the founder of UNICEF's Next Generation, Jenna Bush Hager, esteemed actor Blair Underwood, and passionate celebrity philanthropists from film, television, music, sports, and business who are all on a mission to inspire others to do good. In each episode, one of these celebrity ambassadors will visit two charities that use innovation, best practices, and dedication for change in their communities and the world. With the help of some of the country's top foundations, the audience will be introduced to these inspiring individuals to see how they accomplish their goals through the eyes of the celebrity ambassador.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild World (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays , 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. CT
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. WILD WORLD is a weekly half hour reality series showcasing all types of wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique critters. This program also informs teen viewers about the living environments and key facts about each wild animal. Episodes also include stories on zoo enrichment programs that help animals initiate natural behavior. Whether it be following the life cycles of rhinoceros or understanding the eating habits of grizzly bears, WILD WORLD is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 20) Response
Program Title So You Want To Be (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. CT
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 series "So You Want To Be" features teens learning about a wide variety of jobs and career paths as well as what it takes to get ahead in the working world. Each week the program goes on location to an actual working job site, allowing teens an up close and personal experience with a particular occupation, whether it be a dentist or a truck driver or an entertainer, "So You Want To Be" is educational, informative and entertaining, while providing teen viewers with a personal experience in an actual job environment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 20) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. CT
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. EXPEDITION WILD is hosted by wildlife expert Casey Anderson and showcases his charismatic animal companions on an innovative and action packed odyssey through the wild places of North America which reveal a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world. Viewers will follow Casey on a series of breathtakingly wild adventures that include paddling the Grand Canyon, skiing with Wolverines in British Columbia, observing Mountain Lions in Montana, staking out the scavengers of Yellowstone, investigation of the nest of a raven, the observation of Polar Bears on the northern slope of Alaska, and climbing to rugged extremes in pursuit of Black Bears in Northern Maine. This program brings audiences rare and personal experiences with endangered species, some deadly, others dashing, in the stunning natural ecosystems that they call home.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 20) Response
Program Title Wilderness Vet (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program, hosted by renowned veterinarian, Dr. Michelle Oakley, features compelling stories from one of the most rugged areas on the planet, the Yukon. Dr. Oakley travels to homes, farms, and wildlife preserves across the Yukon to help animals in need. WILDERNESS VET will bring its audience closer than ever before to wild animals in their native habitats by showcasing the hard work and dedication involved in their rescue and rehabilitation.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 20) Response
Program Title Get Wild (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. CT
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. GET WILD is a weekly half hour reality series featuring wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature and teen viewers learn about their living habitats and unique behaviors. For example, in one episode viewers learn how experts studying adult orangutans learn the ways they raise their young. Another episode highlights the Panda bear and explains the animals living patterns. GET WILD is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 20) Response
Program Title Pets.TV (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. CT
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. PETS.TV is a television program that provides educational and informational segments exposing the target audience of young viewers to everything Pets. The upbeat contemporary presentation relates pets to their lives and interests. Pets from the everyday to the unique are showcased with educational information that shares how they evolved to become pets and their geographic origins. Professionals share personal experiences of featured animals and/or related products. In these segments the excitement and love of working with pets is expressed. The motivational and inspirational message of each guest empowers audiences of all ages to pursue more information and education about everything pets.
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 Dwayne L. Stice
Address P. O. Box 1197
City Paducah
State KY
Zip 42002-1197
Telephone Number (270) 415-1900
Email Address dstice@wpsdlocal6.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. WPSD is including a segment on its Saturday morning newscast entitled "Hooked on Science." The segment features scientific experiments some of which are conducted live in the studio with students from local schools participating. Station personnel conduct tours of the broadcast facilities for school classes and civic groups. This gives a practical insight into television programming and operations. Station personnel have spoken to various school classes, camps, and youth groups on broadcasting and related careers. Station personnel also have participated in reading events in elementary schools. Staff meteorologists have made weather presentations to several school groups. The NBC network's "The More You Know" website to complement on-air public service announcements and provide in-depth referral information. Video of all children/youth oriented public service announcements, a general campaign overview, message boards, kids' pages and referral information by topic to partnering agencies referenced in the PSAs. The site includes a comprehensive list of the campaign's accolades, including Emmy and Peabody awards. In addition, a behind-the-scenes story with clips from talent interviews can be viewed. NBC Universal has provided "THE MORE YOU KNOW" since 1989 and this platform is a trusted voice for sharing knowledge to improve lives and inspire action. A comprehensive website (www.themoreyouknow.com) includes in-depth resource and referral information on the campaign's important focus issues including: HEALTH - fighting childhood obesity, encouraging nutrition and physical fitness ENVIRONMENT - encouraging everyday actions that reduce environmental impact EDUCATION - recruiting new teachers and promoting their long-lasting impact DIGITAL LITERACY & INTERNET SAFETY - sharing online safety tips and information DIVERSITY - embracing differences and promoting inclusion, tolerance and respect. Also featured on this site is The More You Know Learning series' "Growing Up Online," a free eBook on digital literacy and Internet Safety. This resource is an important tool to initiate conversation with children about online safety. The eBook is a media-rich, two-part learning resource that provides easy-to-use information about navigating the digital world in a unique and engaging way. Part one includes safety tips, discussion questions and key takeaways for parents and teachers. Part two features four entertaining video comic books for children, focused on real situations that come up when kids go online. Additional content on the site includes public service announcements, behind-the-scenes videos, a general overview, a talent directory, and a list of the campaign's accolades such as the prestigious Emmy and Peabody awards.

Other Matters (20)

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Other Matters (1 of 20) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. CT
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 is hosted by wildlife expert Casey Anderson and showcases his charismatic animal companions on an innovative and action packed odyssey through the wild places of North America which reveal a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world. Viewers will follow Casey on a series of breathtakingly wild adventures that include paddling the Grand Canyon, skiing with Wolverines in British Columbia, observing Mountain Lions in Montana, staking out the scavengers of Yellowstone, investigation of the nest of a raven, the observation of Polar Bears on the northern slope of Alaska, and climbing to rugged extremes in pursuit of Black Bears in Northern Maine. This program brings audiences rare and personal experiences with endangered species, some deadly, others dashing, in the stunning natural ecosystems that they call home.
Other Matters (2 of 20) Response
Program Title Naturally, Danny Seo (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. CT
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 is an educational series for young people and their families seeking a healthier lifestyle by learning the science behind eating well and exercising your mind and body while caring for our planet. Host Danny Seo is America's leading authority on eco-friendly living. Danny has devoted his career to the idea that caring for the environment can go hand-in-hand with enjoying time with family and friends and sharing delicious and healthy meals while creating a healthy and environmentally friendly home.
Other Matters (3 of 20) Response
Program Title So You Want To Be (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. CT
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 series "So You Want To Be" features teens learning about a wide variety of jobs and career paths as well as what it takes to get ahead in the working world. Each week the program goes on location to an actual working job site, allowing teens an up close and personal experience with a particular occupation, whether it be a dentist or a truck driver or an entertainer, "So You Want To Be" is educational, informative and entertaining, while providing teen viewers with a personal experience in an actual job environment.
Other Matters (4 of 20) Response
Program Title Wilderness Vet (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. CT
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, hosted by renowned veterinarian, Dr. Michelle Oakley, features compelling stories from one of the most rugged areas on the planet, the Yukon. Dr. Oakley travels to homes, farms, and wildlife preserves across the Yukon to help animals in need. WILDERNESS VET will bring its audience closer than ever before to wild animals in their native habitats by showcasing the hard work and dedication involved in their rescue and rehabilitation.
Other Matters (5 of 20) Response
Program Title The Brady Barr Experience (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3.)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. CT
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 is a weekly half hour series targeted at the 13-16 age with the objected of educating and informing the viewers. This action packed series takes viewers behind the scenes with Dr. Brady Barr for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation. As a seasoned herpetologist, Dr. Barr has traveled to five continents, worked with hundreds of scientists and has gotten up close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet. Brady Barr has made a career of studying and protecting some of the most dangerous and endangered land animals on earth and in this series, he shares his knowledge and passion for wildlife with the audience.
Other Matters (6 of 20) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. CT & 9:30 - 10:00 a.m. CT
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 is a 30 minute weekly series that is produced for the 13 to 16 year age group and follows the surprising, exotic, and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2000 animals. From nutrition to treatments, x rays to surgery, preventative care to emergencies, this educational and informational program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of the Veterinary Team. Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the enormity, variety, and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care.
Other Matters (7 of 20) Response
Program Title Living Greener (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. "Living Greener" is a weekly half-hour series that targets children in the 13-16 age group and showcases the latest inventions and new ideas to help teen viewers work towards a more sustainable future. Each episode includes discussions with inventors, visionaries, scientists, and activists to find out where the planet is headed. Whether it's recycling cigarette butts into clothing, monitoring endangered species or creating a rooftop farm in New York City, "Living Greener" gives young viewers a unique insight into our future way of life while educating and informing them about life on earth.
Other Matters (8 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild World (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. CT
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 weekly half hour reality series showcasing all types of wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique critters. This program also informs teen viewers about the living environments and key facts about each wild animal. Episodes also include stories on zoo enrichment programs that help animals initiate natural behavior. Whether it be following the life cycles of rhinoceros or understanding the eating habits of grizzly bears, WILD WORLD is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Other Matters (9 of 20) Response
Program Title Culture Click (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon CT
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 weekly half hour series that explores the beginnings of and reasons behind cultural events that permeate our everyday lives. Developed and produced for the 13 to 16 age segment, host Nzinga Blake opens each episode from her virtual reality set with a list of what's trending on search engines that week. These topics will serve as a starting point for a detailed examination into the culture embraced by the target audience. Each week Nzinga will analyze and answer the questions that shape our society and will utilize the power and speed of the internet and questions and content generated by users. Experts in pop culture will join the host to add insight and historical perspective. And most importantly, viewers will come away with a week's worth of realizations to share with their friends and family. Six degrees of separation takes on a whole new meaning, and there is no limit to what the audience will learn when they experience this program.
Other Matters (10 of 20) Response
Program Title The Voyager with Josh Garcia (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. CT
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 takes its audience on an exciting and immersive journey around the planet with world traveler and host, Josh Garcia. Each episode provides the viewers access to the world's most incredible destinations as Josh seeks out the truly authentic experiences one can only find when guided by a knowledgeable and passionate guide. Each week the host brings the audience on an enthralling voyage exploring the people and cultures that make our world so breathtaking.
Other Matters (11 of 20) Response
Program Title The Champion Within (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. CT
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 features the powerful and inspiring stories of successful athletes who exemplify what it really means to be a champion. THE CHAMPION WITHIN introduces the viewers to professional and amateur athletes who have overcome obstacles to ultimately achieve transcendent moments in the world of sports. This series proves that a champion is not only defined by their speed, strength, and agility, but also by their grit, resiliency, and heart.
Other Matters (12 of 20) Response
Program Title Get Wild (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. CT
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 weekly half hour reality series featuring wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature and teen viewers learn about their living habitats and unique behaviors. For example, in one episode viewers learn how experts studying adult orangutans learn the ways they raise their young. Another episode highlights the Panda bear and explains the animals living patterns. GET WILD is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Other Matters (13 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild World (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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 weekly half hour reality series showcasing all types of wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique critters. This program also informs teen viewers about the living environments and key facts about each wild animal. Episodes also include stories on zoo enrichment programs that help animals initiate natural behavior. Whether it be following the life cycles of rhinoceros or understanding the eating habits of grizzly bears, WILD WORLD is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Other Matters (14 of 20) Response
Program Title Pets.TV (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. PETS.TV is a television program that provides educational and informational segments exposing the target audience of young viewers to everything Pets. The upbeat contemporary presentation relates pets to their lives and interests. Pets from the everyday to the unique are showcased with educational information that shares how they evolved to become pets and their geographic origins. Professionals share personal experiences of featured animals and/or related products. In these segments the excitement and love of working with pets is expressed. The motivational and inspirational message of each guest empowers audiences of all ages to pursue more information and education about everything pets.
Other Matters (15 of 20) Response
Program Title Make TV (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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 is a weely series that shows how people transform ordinary junk in to amazing creations. While introducing a whole new generation of makers, "Make TV" features extraordinary individuals who develop extraordinary things. From Tesla coils to t-shirt cannons, from cigar-box guitars to giant video projectors, imagination is turned into reality! Teen viewers get to see practical math, science, technology and engineering concepts combined to create incredible new inventions.
Other Matters (16 of 20) Response
Program Title Animal Outtakes (carried on secondary digital channel 6.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. CT
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 Outtakes" visits all types of animal sanctuaries and zoos in the United States to explore the world of animals, from camels to lemurs, from rhinos to handicapped pets. Teen viewers learn about the care and living habitats of these various animals and how they survive in the world. In each episode, a detailed explanation of an animal species is provided as well as information on the animal's daily nutrition and other living habits. "Animal Outtakes" is educational, informative and entertaining, while providing teen viewers with up-close televised visits of wild and exotic creatures.
Other Matters (17 of 20) Response
Program Title Food for Thought with Claire Thomas (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. CT
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. Young, enthusiastic and passionate about food, Claire Thomas is the 22 year old host who opens the eyes of viewers to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations in Food for Thought. Each weekly half hour, produced for ages 13 to16, informs and educates teens about the power of food as a tool for exploring new places, meeting new people and learning about different cultures. Claire serves as a role model for 13 to 16 year old viewers by showing her passion for her family, life, and healthy living by sharing stories in the kitchen. Creative inspiration can come from any place at any time sometimes from family, sometimes from friends, or even from bloggers needing her help. No matter how exotic or local the location, she is always in search of new tastes and places to explore. Based on her unique perspective gathered throughout each episode, Claire will teach the audience how to prepare the inspired dish while promoting a healthy attitude towards food and life.
Other Matters (18 of 20) Response
Program Title Give (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. CT
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. GIVE introduces its audience to the world of philanthropy through the stories of small charities making a big impact. The series features NBC News correspondent and the founder of UNICEF's Next Generation, Jenna Bush Hager, esteemed actor Blair Underwood, and passionate celebrity philanthropists from film, television, music, sports, and business who are all on a mission to inspire others to do good. In each episode, one of these celebrity ambassadors will visit two charities that use innovation, best practices, and dedication for change in their communities and the world. With the help of some of the country's top foundations, the audience will be introduced to these inspiring individuals to see how they accomplish their goals through the eyes of the celebrity ambassador.
Other Matters (19 of 20) Response
Program Title Get Wild (carried on secondary digital channel 6.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. CT
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 weekly half hour reality series featuring wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature and teen viewers learn about their living habitats and unique behaviors. For example, in one episode viewers learn how experts studying adult orangutans learn the ways they raise their young. Another episode highlights the Panda bear and explains the animals living patterns. GET WILD is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Other Matters (20 of 20) Response
Program Title Journey with Dylan Dreyer (carried on main digital channel 6.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. CT
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. JOURNEY with DYLAN DREYER, led by NBC News meteorologist and "Today" Contributor, Dylan Dreyer, is a wondrous celebration of nature. The program features breathtaking cinematography that will bring the viewers up-close and personal with the black bears of Montana to polar bears in the Arctic. The audience will have a unique platform to see animals in their natural habitat, including exploring the extraordinary migration of 1.5 million animals traveling over 500 miles across the Serengeti in Tanzania and Kenya. The reason for this phenomenon of nature will be explained.

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01/03/2018

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