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

FRN:
0021781612
File Number:
0000039275
Submit Date:
01/10/2018
Call Sign:
WXIN
Facility ID:
146
City:
INDIANAPOLIS
State:
IN
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/10/2018
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

TRIBUNE BROADCASTING INDIANAPOLIS, LLC

Doing Business As: TRIBUNE BROADCASTING INDIANAPOLIS, LLC

Steve Zanolini

6910 NETWORK PLACE

INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46278

United States

+1 (317) 687-5666

szanolini@tribunemedia.com

Company

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Louis R duTreil , Jr .

Technical Consultant

duTreil Lundin & Rackley Inc

3135 Southgate Circle

Sarasota, FL 34239

United States

+1 (941) 329-6004

bobjr@DLR.com

Technical Consultant

Jason Roberts

Tribune Media Company

Jason Roberts

435 North Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL 60611

United States

+1 (312) 222-3894

jroberts@tribunemedia.com

Legal Representative

Steve Zanolini

VP/Broadcast Technology

Tribune Broadcasting Indianapolis, LLC

Steve Zanolini

6910 NETWORK PLACE

INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46278

United States

+1 (317) 687-6566

szanolini@tribunemedia.com

Technical Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network FOX
Nielsen DMA Indianapolis
Web Home Page Address www.fox59.com

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 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: 10.0
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(24)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.1 Xploration Earth 2050
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11am
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. Explores the future world to see where advances in science, technology and engineering will lead. Looks at robotics, automobile technology, consumer electronics and health among other topics. Talks with inventors, doctors, science fiction wrtiers, entrepreneurs and scientists presents the future world in a fun way.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Earth 2050
List date and time rescheduled 11/12/2017 01:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-11
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Earth 2050
List date and time rescheduled 11/26/2017 05:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-25
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Earth 2050
List date and time rescheduled 08/06/2017 12:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-08-05
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Non-breaking News
Digital Core Program (2 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 Culture Click
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 12:30p
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 host opens her show every week from her virtual reality set with a list of whats trending on search engines that week. these topics serve as a jumping off point for a deep dive into the culture viewers 13-16 will embrace.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.4
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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 is a new program only airing twice - have requested descriptions
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.1) Xploration Nature Knows Best
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Teaches how current technology is inspired by nature and how modern innovators are continuing with this practice. Biologists and engineers study ants for living buildings etc.
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 Xploration Nature Knows Best
List date and time rescheduled 10/01/2017 06:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-01
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (5 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 Living Greener
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 10:30am
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. A weekly half-hour series showcasing the latest inventions and new ideas to help viewers work towards a more sustainable future.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 Wild World
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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 series focuses on the people who care for unique critters at the San Diego Zoo. informs teens about the living environments and key facts about each wild animal and includes stories on zoo enrichment programs.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 Food for Thought with Claire Thomas
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 12p
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. 22 yrs Claire Thomas is the host who opens viewers eyes on how everyday life can inspire culinary creations. she educates the power of food as a tool for exploring new places ,meeting new people and learning about different cultures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 The Wildlife Docs
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10 and 10:30 sat
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. Follows surprising, exotic and challenging lives of veterinary staff that care for over 2000 animals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.4 Wild World
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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. A weekly series showcasing all types of wild animals at the San Diego Zoo focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique critters. Also informs viewers about the living environments and key facts of each animal.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 Make TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 11am
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. Weekly series showing how people transform ordinary junk into amazing creations. Teen viewers get practical math science technology and eng8ineering concepts to create incredible new inventions
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.1) Xploration Awesome Planet
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10am
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. Series on earth sciences including geology, geography and meteorology. Informs viewers of how land formations like glaciers and volcanoes develope and how diamonds, gold and other gems are formed
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.4 Uncaged
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 10am and 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired 4
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. waiting on this new show that has only aired 2 times
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 Get Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled sat 9am
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. Series featuring wild animals at the San Diego Zoo. Teen viewers learn about habitats and unique behaviors.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.4 Sports Lab
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10am starting 12/24/17
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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 is a brand new program which has only aired 2 times - in the process of retrieving description
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.1) Xploration DIY
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Inspires and educates audiences of all ages. Host Science educator and leader in the field of professional and education training Steve Spangler encourages the discovery of scientific concepts through experiments viewers can do at home.
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 Xploration DIY Sci
List date and time rescheduled 10/01/2017 06:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-01
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (16 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 The Brady Barr Experience
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11am
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. Seasoned Herpetologist shares his knowledge and passion of wildlife and animal conservation.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 Expedition Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11;30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Wildlife expert showcases his charismatic animal companions on an action packed odyssey through N. Americas wild places revealing a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the nature world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.4 Get Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10:30am start 12/23/17
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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. Weekly reality series featuring wild animals at San Diego Zoo. provides key information about each creature and teen viewers learn about their living habitats and unique behaviors.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 Wild World
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9:30
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. Series showcasing wild animals at the San Diego Zoo. focuses on the people dedicated to caring for them and educates and informs 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 24) Response
Program Title (45.1) Xploration Outer Space
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Teaches about the planets, stars, moons and cientific concepts of the universe. Series collaborates with NASA giving the viewer an up close and personal view of the center of the US space program. The female host is a role model for those dreaming about careers in STEM.
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 Xploration Outer Space
List date and time rescheduled 11/26/2017 06:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-25
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (21 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.1 Xploration Weird But True
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11;30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 8
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 8
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 8
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. Produced in partnership with National Geographic Kids and hosted by a brother sister team, sharing curiosity to explore and understand the science behind the world and its wildlife. There is a new topic each wee from space rocks to quicksand.
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 Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 12/09/2017 12:00 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 2017-12-02
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 11/26/2017 05:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-25
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 12/17/2017 06:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-12-16
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 11/05/2017 01:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-04
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 10/07/2017 12:00 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 2017-10-07
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 10/28/2017 12:00 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 2017-10-21
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 11/19/2017 06:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-18
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #8

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration Weird But True
List date and time rescheduled 11/11/2017 01:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-11-11
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (22 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 Get Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Features wild animals at the San Diego Zoo 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 (23 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 Animal Outtakes
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Outtakes is education, informative and entertaining while providing teen viewers up close TV visits of wild and exotic creatures at animal sanctuaries and zoos in the US
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (24 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 So You Want to Be
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11am
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. So You Want To Be is educational, informative and entertaining while providing teen viewers with a personal experience in an actual job environment through a wide variety of jobs and career paths.
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 Nancy Traylor
Address 6910 Network Place
City Indianapolis
State IN
Zip 46278
Telephone Number (317) 715-2761
Email Address ntraylor@tribune.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. As of 12/18/17 WXIN commenced broadcast of the Charge TV network on its .4 multicast channel.

Other Matters (24)

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Other Matters (1 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.1) Xploration Outer Space
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10:30pm
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. Teaches about the planets, stars, moons and cientific concepts of the universe. Series collaborates with NASA giving the viewer an up close and personal view of the center of the US space program. The female host is a role model for those dreaming about careers in STEM.
Other Matters (2 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 Living Greener
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10:30am Sun
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. showcases inventions and new ideas to help teen viewers work towards a sustainable future. Talks with inventors, visionaries, scientists and activists to find out where our planet is headed and giving viewers insights on recycling and monitoring endangered species etc as a future way of life.
Other Matters (3 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 Get Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 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. Features wild animals at San Diego Zoo to provide key information about creature and for teen viewers to learn about living habitats and unique behaviors.
Other Matters (4 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.2) Food for Thought with Claire Thomas
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 12:00pm
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. Claire the 22 yr old host, opens viewers eye to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations. She shows passion for her family, life and healthy living by sharing stories in the kitchen. she promotes a healthy attitude towards food and life each week.
Other Matters (5 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.1)Xploration DIY
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 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. Inspires and educates audiences of all ages. Host Science educator and leader in the field of professional and educational training, steve spangler, encourages the discovery of scientific concepts through experiments viewers can do at home through step by step demos that will amaze and relate back to solid principles of science.
Other Matters (6 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.1) Xploration Nature Knows Best
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 11:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Teaches how current technology is inspired by nature and how modern innovators are continuing with this practice. Biologists and engineers study ants: architects of living bulidngs, roboticists who are making designs bigger and stronger based on animals.
Other Matters (7 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 The Brady Barr Experience
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 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. Designed to inform and education ages 13-16 with action packed behind the scenes with Dr. Brady Barr for a ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation.
Other Matters (8 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.4 Wild World
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 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. Weekly series showcasing wild animals at the San Diego Zoo focusing on the dedicated people who care for them.
Other Matters (9 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.4 Sports Lab
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 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. waiting on description since this is a new show to us
Other Matters (10 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 Make TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 11am Sun
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. Give teen viewers a view of practical math, science, technology and engineering concepts by introducing a new generation of makers creating incredible new inventions.
Other Matters (11 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.4 The Re-Inventors
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 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. waiting on a description that has been requested since it is a new show to our station
Other Matters (12 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.4 Uncaged
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 10am and 10:30am
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. Waiting on a description that we have requested since it is a new program to our station
Other Matters (13 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.3) Wild World
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 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. Takes place in Sand Diego Zoo. Intended to educate viewers of the animal kingdom and the people who care for them
Other Matters (14 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 Culture Click
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 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. Explores the reasons behind cultural events that permeate our every day lives. Starts with what is trending on search engines that week. Answers questions that shape our society using the power of the internet and experts to add insight and historical perspectives.
Other Matters (15 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.4 Get Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 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. Weekly Series featuring wild animals at the San Diego Zoo providing key information about each creature and their habitats
Other Matters (16 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 Wild World
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 9:30am sat
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 series takes place at the San Diego zoo and intends to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom as well as focus of the people who care for the animals.
Other Matters (17 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.2) The Wildlife Docs
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10:00am and 10:30am
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. This program follows the surprising, exotic and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2,000 animals. unpredictable events give viewers glimpses of the enormity, variety and quality of treatments that sets standards from nutrition to treatments, xray and surgery, preventative and emergency care.
Other Matters (18 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.2 Expedition Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 11:30am Sat
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. Brings a rare and personal experience of endangered special from North American wild place like Yellowstone, Alaska, Grand Canyon etc.
Other Matters (19 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 Animal Outakes
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10:30am Sat
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 show visits all types of animal sanctuaries and zoos in the US to explore the world of animal. Teens learn the care and living habitats.
Other Matters (20 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.1) Xploration Weird But True
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 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. Produced in partnership with National Geographic Kids and hosted by a brother sister team, sharing curiosity to explore and understand the science behind the world and its wildlife. There is a new topic each wee from space rocks to quicksand.
Other Matters (21 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.1) Xploration Awesome Planet
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 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. Series on earth sciences including geology, geography and meteorology. Informs viewers of how land formations like glaciers and volcanoes develope and how diamonds, gold and other gems are formed.
Other Matters (22 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.1) Xploration Earth 2050
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Explores the future world to see where advances in science, technology and engineering will lead. Looks at robotics, automobile technology, consumer electronics and health among other topics. Talks with inventors, doctors, science fiction wrtiers, entrepreneurs and scientists presents the future world in a fun way.
Other Matters (23 of 24) Response
Program Title (45.2) Get Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 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. Features Wild animals at the San Diego Zoo. Provide key information about living habitats and unique behaviors. Intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Other Matters (24 of 24) Response
Program Title 45.3 So You Want to Be
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 11am Sat
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. Learn about a wide variety of jobs and career paths as well as what it takes to get ahead in the working world. each week is a new location of an actual working job site whether it be a dentist or a trucker, on location visits provide a personal experience in that environment

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I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Nancy J Traylor

Program Coordinator


01/10/2018

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