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

FRN:
0022491633
File Number:
0000057049
Submit Date:
07/09/2018
Call Sign:
WSTM-TV
Facility ID:
21252
City:
SYRACUSE
State:
NY
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/09/2018
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second Quarter of 2018

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? Yes

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

WSTQ LICENSEE, LLC

Doing Business As: WSTQ LICENSEE, LLC

Miles S. Mason

1200 SEVENTEENTH STREET, NW

Washington, DC 20036

United States

+1 (202) 663-8195

miles.mason@Pillsburylaw.com

Company

Contact Representatives (1)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

MILES S. MASON , Esq .

WSTQ LICENSEE, LLC

Miles S. Mason

1200 SEVENTEENTH STREET, NW

Washington, DC 20036

United States

+1 (202) 663-8195

miles.mason@Pillsburylaw.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network NBC
Nielsen DMA Syracuse
Web Home Page Address www.cnycentral.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 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(17)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 17) Response
Program Title Think Big
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 10am (4/1-6/24/18)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Think Big is a kid hosted entertaining series for young people that follows the worlds most innovative kids as they create and invent new toys games learning tools websites and modes of transportation. The program features top kid inventors who face off against one another in an Invent Off to see who can come up with the most innovative and creative invention. In each episode two teams brainstorm choose materials and sketch and design their idea. Once completed the inventions are then judged. This program allows kids to showcase their skills in creativity science innovation marketing and teamwork. The program will air on the stations secondary digital channel 2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 17) Response
Program Title Journey with Dylan Dryer
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11am (4/7-6/30/18)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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 explores nature and animals. Episode examples include learning about black bears of Montana polar bears in the Arctic and the migration of animals across the Serengeti in Tanzania and Kenya. Children will develop a better understanding of nature and the animal world around them. This program aired on the station's main digital channel 1.
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 Journey with Dylan Dreyer
List date and time rescheduled 06/11/2018 12:30 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 2018-06-09
Episode # JDD215
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Journey with Dylan Dreyer
List date and time rescheduled 06/23/2018 02:00 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 2018-06-23
Episode # JDD217
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (3 of 17) Response
Program Title Xploration Outer Space
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 8am (4/1-6/24/18)
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. Each week host Emily Calandrelli takes journeys through space that will both entertain and educate viewers. Ever wonder what it would be like to live in space or on a different planet? Emily shows viewers what it is like to try to perform everyday tasks while floating in zero gravity and living in a Mars like habitat. Episodes feature space robotics commercial space tourism asteroids the search for other life in space and many other topics including NASA related programs as applicable to the episodes. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 17) Response
Program Title Xploration Earth 2050
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 9am (4/7-6/30/18)
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 strives to answer questions about where advancements in science technology engineering and mathematics may lead us in the future. Scientists inventors doctors science fiction writers and creative thinkers add their input about what the world may look like in 2050. Viewers are taken on an educational adventure as the program tackles future challenges in everything from transportation to health care to the environment. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 17) Response
Program Title Naturally, Danny Seo
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11:30am (4/7-6/30/18)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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 about 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 an authority on eco friendly living. Children will learn that caring for the environment can go hand in hand with enjoying time with family and friends sharing delicious and healthy meals all while creating a healthy and environmentally friendly home. The program aired on the station's main digital channel 1.
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 Naturally, Danny Seo
List date and time rescheduled 06/12/2018 12:30 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 2018-06-09
Episode # NDS211
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Naturally, Danny Seo
List date and time rescheduled 06/23/2018 02:30 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 2018-06-23
Episode # NDS213
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (6 of 17) Response
Program Title Xploration Animal Science
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 9:30am (4/7-6/30/18)
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 animal series takes a unique, scientific approach to animal behavior studies. By going one step further the program examines how and why an animal is able to excel in its environment. Using animation graphics and scientific analysis from animal experts viewers can gain more understanding than ever before about these amazing creatures. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 17) Response
Program Title Xploration Awesome Planet
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 8:30am (4/1-6/24/18)
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. Host Philippe Cousteau grandson of famed undersea explorer Jacques Cousteau brings energy to every location he visits while seeking to inspire and educate viewers in earth sciences. This program takes an in-depth look at the unique and distinct features on planet Earth from magnificent mountains to erupting volcanoes. Viewers will not only behold the beauty of gigantic glaciers but also discover why they formed and how they shaped our landscape. Geological experts share their wisdom with Philippe as he strives to understand places on inside and above the Earth. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 17) Response
Program Title The Champion Within
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 12:30pm (4/7-6/30/18)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 7
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 7
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 7
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. The program introduces audiences to professional and amateur athletes who have overcome obstacles to ultimately achieve transcendent moments in the world of sports. Children will learn that a champion is not only defined by their speed strength and agility but also by their grit resiliency and heart. The program aired on the station's main digital channel 1.
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 04/14/2018 08:30 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 2018-04-14
Episode # HOC206
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 06/23/2018 03:30 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 2018-06-23
Episode # HOC212
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 06/14/2018 12:30 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 2018-06-09
Episode # HOC210
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 04/28/2018 08:30 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 2018-04-28
Episode # HOC215
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 06/02/2018 08:30 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 2018-06-02
Episode # HOC209
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 04/07/2018 08:30 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 2018-04-07
Episode # HOC205
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 05/10/2018 12:30 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 2018-05-05
Episode # HOC216
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (9 of 17) Response
Program Title The Voyager with Josh Garcia
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10am (4/7-6/30/18)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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 program chronicles video journalist Josh Garcia as he travels the works spotlighting local history culture and food. Garcia seeks out authentic cultural experiences across the globe. Children will learn geography,history and cultural diversity. This program aired on the station's main digital channel 1.
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 Voyager with Josh Garcia
List date and time rescheduled 06/09/2018 07:00 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 2018-06-09
Episode # VJG211
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program The Voyager with Josh Garcia
List date and time rescheduled 06/23/2018 07:00 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 2018-06-23
Episode # VJG213
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (10 of 17) Response
Program Title This Old House: Trade School
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10am (4/7-6/30/18)
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 celebration of craftsmanship,vocational education,and excellence in the field of home improvement. This program follows two residential construction projects and will offer children insight into master building methods and disciplines through step by step instructions demonstrated by the industrys leaders. This program will explore everything from architecture,engineering and carpentry to plumbing,masonry and landscape design. Children will learn about vocational and trade careers from trade experts and skilled craftspersons as they renovate and restore homes. The program will air on the station's secondary digital channel 2
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 17) Response
Program Title Wilderness Vet
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10:30am (4/7-6/30/18)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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 stories from the Yukon. Veterinarian Dr. Michelle Oakley travels to homes farms and wildlife preserves across the Yukon to help animals in need. Children learn about animals in their native habitat and learn the value of hard work and dedication as animals are rescued and rehabilitated. This program aired on the station's main digital channel 1.
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 Wilderness Vet
List date and time rescheduled 06/23/2018 07:30 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 2018-06-23
Episode # WDV213
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Wilderness Vet
List date and time rescheduled 06/09/2018 07:30 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 2018-06-09
Episode # WDV211
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (12 of 17) Response
Program Title Chicken Soup for the Soul's Hidden Heroes
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10:30am (4/7-6/30/18)
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 shows everyday people, regardless of age, sex, occupation or education, stepping forward and acting in a socially responsible and moral fashion when faced with crises and moral dilemmas. In a candid camera-type format, individuals are placed in situations that cause them to demonstrate acts of kindness and generosity, stand up for diversity, shield others from bullies, and embrace friendships. The program also includes segments that focus on overcoming ones fears, as well as rewarding individuals for their unselfish kindness and community service. The program encourages children to increase their sensitivity and awareness in order to refine their own moral compass. The program will air on the station's secondary digital channel 2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 17) Response
Program Title Wild America
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 10:30am (4/1-6/24/18)
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 key objective of this program is to familiarize children with the animals of the North American continent their interaction with other animals and their environment. Throughout the series emphasis is placed upon protecting endangered species and the impact that humans have while interacting in their environment. The goal of this program is for the viewer to achieve a greater understanding of nature and specific animal species with the aid of up close and detailed photography throughout the program. Through this understanding it is hoped that viewers will better relate to the natural environment in North America and learn to protect North Americas animal species. The program will air on the stations secondary digital channel 2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 17) Response
Program Title Wild World at the San Diego Zoo
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 8:30am (4/7-6/30/18)
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 based at the world famous San Diego Zoo and focuses on showing how zoo enrichment programs help animals initiate natural behavior. This program teaches children about animal behavior and the importance of providing an enriching environment for animals in our care. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 17) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 8, 8:30, 9, 9:30 (4/7-6/30/18)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Total times aired 52
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this program, animal behaviorist Cesar Millan works to rehabilitate dogs with behavior problems. Viewers will become educated about canine training and creating a healthy environment for dogs. Millan goes directly into the homes of the dog owners and documents the transformations that occur. By offering suggestions to modify their own behaviors, Millan assists the dogs' human families to achieve responsible pet ownership, and a balanced and natural relationship with their pets. The program aired on the station's secondary digital channel 2
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 17) Response
Program Title Get Wild at the San Diego Zoo
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 8am (4/7-6/30/18)
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 based at the world famous San Diego Zoo and features notable animal experts teaching children the living habits and unique behaviors of wild animals. Episode examples include learning how experts studying adult orangutans learn how they raise their young and explains the Pandas living patterns. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 17) Response
Program Title Health & Happiness with Mayo Clinic
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 12pm (4/7-6/30/18)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 4
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 4
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 4
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 will educate viewers how simple lifestyle changes can promote better wellness and make a huge difference in health well being and even attitude. With the help of medical experts from Mayo Clinic this program will educate and inspire viewers on a variety of topics that will teach teens and their families how to make better choices to develop a healthy lifestyle. Program topics in the science of nutrition. The program aired on the station's main digital channel 1.
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 Health & Happiness with Mayo Clinic
List date and time rescheduled 06/23/2018 03:00 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 2018-06-23
Episode # HHM107
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Health & Happiness with Mayo Clinic
List date and time rescheduled 06/02/2018 08:00 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 2018-06-02
Episode # HHM104
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Health & Happiness with Mayo Clinic
List date and time rescheduled 06/13/2018 12:30 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 2018-06-09
Episode # HHM105
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Health & Happiness with Mayo Clinic
List date and time rescheduled 05/09/2018 12:30 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 2018-05-05
Episode # HHM105
Reason for Preemption Sports

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 Mary Baker
Address 1030 James Street
City Syracuse
State NY
Zip 13203
Telephone Number (315) 477-9402
Email Address marybaker@sbgtv.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. The Stations at CNY Central offer age appropriate programming and experiences for Central New York children. On air in addition to our childrens block programming we have regularly scheduled segments in newscasts designed to inform and showcase positives for young people. Athlete of the Week runs Thursday evenings when school is in session. Our Sports Department profiles a local high school athlete who is a sports standout who also excels in the classroom and is involved in activities that give back to the community. nominations are submitted I Challenge Niko is a way for our community to reach out and involve our Sports Director. In addition to accepting the challenge often sports related he uses the appearance to talk about broadcasting and academics and work habits requirements to succeed Focus on Family Tuesday evening 5pm news presents stories aimed at helping children succeed Listing in our daily broadcast and online events calendars aimed at informing caretakers of young children about enrichment programs being offered mostly free by libraries parks and other community agencies encouraging reading and STEM skills Ongoing reporting on academic successes and efforts at improving schools and students outcomes. Off air. Nonbroadcast efforts are aimed at building confidence work ethic and other life skills We welcome visitors to the station to shadow our activities. This quarter we had visitors from the North Syracuse High School the Video Club from Westhill Middle School and an SU Senior among others. Internships for college students are offered in news reporting producing and sports. We had 2 students in the spring semester one this summer. In addition this summer we are hosting a NY State Broadcasting intern who is getting experience in all the stations operations. Visits to classrooms including by meteorologist who encourage science careers. One staffer has a child therapy dog visiting preschoolers and a library regularly to encourage reading learning and goal setting. Our station basketball team plays charity games at area schools Jamesville DeWitt and Fulton High Schools this quarter and also in the Salvation Armys Turnaround Jumpers Tournament this quarter aimed at raising funds for their charities and also encouraging good sportsmanship and goal setting. Staffers are also involved in community boards and volunteer efforts which provide education and services our Sports Director emceed the area Scholar Athlete Awards dinner. We are active with the Challenger Field of Dreams which provide opportunities to young people with disabilities. This quarter a team participated in the Celebrity Chef Challenge aimed at supporting Hillside a tutoring mentoring program for at risk Syracuse youth. Other staffers have emceed not for profit events worked with programs aimed for at risk youth and been involved in positive programs aimed at encouraging young people.

Other Matters (17)

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Other Matters (1 of 17) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan, Family Edition
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 8, 8:30, 9, 9:30 (7/7-9/29/18)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this program animal behaviorist Cesar Millan works to rehabilitate dogs with behavior problems. Viewers will become educated about canine training and creating a healthy environment for dogs. Millan goes directly into the homes of the dog owners and documents the transformations that occur. By offering suggestions to modify their own behaviors Millan assists the dogs human families to achieve responsible pet ownership and a balanced and a natural relationship with their pets. The program will air on the stations secondary digital channel 2.
Other Matters (2 of 17) Response
Program Title Xploration Awesome Planet
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 8:30am (7/1-9/30/18)
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. Host Philippe Cousteau grandson of famed undersea explorer Jacques Cousteau brings energy to every location he visits while seeking to inspire and educate viewers in earth sciences. This program takes an in depth look at the unique and distinct features on planet Earth from magnificent mountains to erupting volcanoes. Viewers will not only behold the beauty of gigantic glaciers but also discover why they formed and how they shaped our landscape. Geological experts share their wisdom with Philippe as he strives to understand places on inside and above the Earth. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Other Matters (3 of 17) Response
Program Title This Old House: Trade School
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10am (7/7-9/29/18)
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 celebration of craftsmanship vocational education and excellence in the field of home improvement. This program follows two residential construction projects and will offer children insight into master building methods and disciplines through step by step instructions demonstrated by the industrys leaders. This program will explore everything from architecture engineering and carpentry to plumbing masonry and landscape design. Children will learn about vocational and trade careers from trade experts and skilled craftspersons as they renovate and restore homes. The program will air on the stations secondary digital channel 2.
Other Matters (4 of 17) Response
Program Title Xploration Outer Space
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 8am (7/1-9/30/18)
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. Each week host Emily Calandrelli takes journeys through space that will both entertain and educate viewers. Ever wonder what it would be like to live in space or on a different planet? Emily shows viewers what it is like to try to perform everyday tasks while floating in zero gravity and living in a Mars like habitat. Episodes feature space robotics commercial space tourism asteroids the search for other life in space and many other topics including NASA related programs as applicable to the episodes. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Other Matters (5 of 17) Response
Program Title Xploration Animal Science
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 9:30am (7/7-9/29/18)
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 animal series takes a unique scientific approach to animal behavior studies. By going one step further the program examines how and why an animal is able to excel in its environment. Using animation graphics and scientific analysis from animal experts viewers can gain more understanding than ever before about these amazing creatures. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Other Matters (6 of 17) Response
Program Title Think Big
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 10am (7/1-9/30/18)
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. Think Big is a kid hosted entertaining series for young people that follows the worlds most innovative kids as they create and invent new toys games learning tools websites and modes of transportation. The program features top kid inventors who face off against one another in an Invent Off to see who can come up with the most innovative and creative invention. In each episode two teams brainstorm choose materials and sketch and design their idea. Once completed the inventions are then judged. This program allows kids to showcase their skills in creativity science innovation marketing and teamwork. The program will air on the stations secondary digital channel 2.
Other Matters (7 of 17) Response
Program Title Wilderness Vet
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10:30am (7/7-9/29/18)
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 stories from the Yukon. Veterinarian Dr. Michelle Oakley travels to homes, farms and wildlife preserves across the Yukon to help animals in need. Children learn about animals in their native habitat and learn the value of hard work and dedication as animals are rescued and rehabilitated. The program will air on the station's primary digital channel 1.
Other Matters (8 of 17) Response
Program Title Get Wild at the San Diego Zoo
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 8am (7/7-9/29/18)
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 based at the world famous San Diego Zoo and features notable animal experts teaching children the living habits and unique behaviors of wild animals. Episode examples include learning how experts studying adult orangutans learn how they raise their young; and explains the Pandas living patterns. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Other Matters (9 of 17) Response
Program Title Journey with Dylan Dreyer
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11am (7/7-9/29/18)
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 explores nature and animals. Episode examples include learning about black bears of Montana; polar bears in the Arctic and the migration of animals across the Serengeti in Tanzania and Kenya. Children will develop a better understanding of nature and the animal world around them. The program will air on the station's primary digital channel 1
Other Matters (10 of 17) Response
Program Title Chicken Soup For The Soul's Hidden Heroes
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10:30am (7/7-9/29/18)
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 shows everyday people regardless of age sex occupation or education stepping forward and acting in a socially responsible and moral fashion when faced with crises and moral dilemmas. In a candid camera type format individuals are placed in situations that cause them to demonstrate acts of kindness and generosity stand up for diversity shield others from bullies and embrace friendships. The program also includes segments that focus on overcoming ones fears as well as rewarding individuals for their unselfish kindness and community service. The program encourages children to increase their sensitivity and awareness in order to refine their own moral compass. The program will air on the stations secondary digital channel 2.
Other Matters (11 of 17) Response
Program Title The Champion Within
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 12:30pm (7/7-9/29/18)
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 program introduces audiences to professional and amateur athletes who have overcome obstacles to ultimately achieve transcendent moments in the world of sports. Children will learn that a champion is not only defined by their speed strength and agility but also by their grit resiliency and heart. The program will air on the stations primary digital channel 1.
Other Matters (12 of 17) Response
Program Title Xploration Earth 2050
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 9am (7/7-9/29/18)
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 strives to answer questions about where advancements in science technology engineering and mathematics may lead us in the future. Scientists inventors doctors science fiction writers and creative thinkers add their input about what the world may look like in 2050. Viewers are taken on an educational adventure as the program tackles future challenges in everything from transportation to health care to the environment. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Other Matters (13 of 17) Response
Program Title The Voyager with Josh Garcia
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 10am (7/7-9/29/18)
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 program chronicles video journalist, Josh Garcia, as he travels the works spotlighting local history, culture and food. Garcia seeks out authentic cultural experiences across the globe. Children will learn geography, history and cultural diversity. The program will air on the station's primary digital channel 1.
Other Matters (14 of 17) Response
Program Title Health & Happiness with Mayo Clinic
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 12pm (7/7-9/29/18)
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 will educate viewers how simple lifestyle changes can promote better wellness and make a huge difference in health well being and even attitude. With the help of medical experts from Mayo Clinic this program will educate and inspire viewers on a variety of topics that will teach teens and their families how to make better choices to develop a healthy lifestyle. Program topics in the science of nutrition. The program will air on the stations primary digital channel 1.
Other Matters (15 of 17) Response
Program Title Wild America
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SU 10:30am (7/1-9/30/18)
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. The key objective of this program is to familiarize children with the animals of the North American continent their interaction with other animals and their environment. Throughout the series emphasis is placed upon protecting endangered species and the impact that humans have while interacting in their environment. The goal of this program is for the viewer to achieve a greater understanding of nature and specific animal species with the aid of up close and detailed photography throughout the program. Through this understanding it is hoped that viewers will better relate to the natural environment in North America and learn to protect North Americas animal species. The program will air on the stations secondary digital channel 2.
Other Matters (16 of 17) Response
Program Title Wild World at the San Diego Zoo
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 8:30am (7/7-9/29/18)
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 based at the world famous San Diego Zoo and focuses on showing how zoo enrichment programs help animals initiate natural behavior. This program teaches children about animal behavior and the importance of providing an enriching environment for animals in our care. The program will air on the stations tertiary digital channel 3.
Other Matters (17 of 17) Response
Program Title Naturally, Danny Seo
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SA 11:30am (7/7-9/29/18)
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 about 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 an authority on eco-friendly living. Children will learn that caring for the environment can go hand-in-hand with enjoying time with family and friends, sharing delicious and healthy meals all while creating a healthy and environmentally friendly home. The program will air on the station's primary digital channel 1

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Program Coordinator


07/09/2018

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