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

FRN:
0009961889
File Number:
0000066641
Submit Date:
01/10/2019
Call Sign:
WLMT
Facility ID:
68518
City:
MEMPHIS
State:
TN
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/10/2019
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2018

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

NEXSTAR BROADCASTING, INC.

Elizabeth Ryder

545 E. JOHN CARPENTER FREEWAY

SUITE 700

IRVING, TX 75062

United States

+1 (972) 373-8800

eryder@nexstar.tv

Company

Contact Representatives (1)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Elizabeth Ryder

General Counsel

Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.

545 E John Carpenter Freeway

Suite 700

Irving, TX 75062

United States

+1 (972) 373-8800

eryder@nexstar.tv

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network CW
Nielsen DMA Memphis
Web Home Page Address www.localmemphis.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: 6.0
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(18)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 18) Response
Program Title Beakman's World (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 7:30-8am 30.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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 live-action series based on the comic strip by Jok Church stars performance artist Paul Zaloom as the slightly nutty but never boring scientist who leads a journey of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how the world works. Topics are addressed with cutting-edge humor and state-of-the-art visuals that make learning fun. Joining Beakman in his quest are Josie (Alanna Ubach, Meet the Fockers), his bright young apprentice, and an oversize, sarcastic rat named Lester (Mark Ritts).
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 18) Response
Program Title Bill Nye the Science Guy (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8-8:30am 30.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. With 28 Emmys and a slew of other prestigious awards, Disney's resident way-cool scientist knows how to get kids fired up about science. From Earth science to complex discussions on genetics, Bill Nye's enthusiasm for all things science is contagious.This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it serves the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it airs between 7:00am and 10:00pm; 3)it is regulary scheduled on Saturdas; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it displays the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program are provided to program guide publishers
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 18) Response
Program Title Saved by the Bell (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:30-10am 30.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Saved By The Bell is a television series targeted to teens 13-16 years of age, which explores social themes and coping strategies through the daily school life of six teen-aged friends at Bayside High who help each other make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for young teen viewers as they deal with such issues as dealing with the death of a loved one, the right to say "no," the meaning of heroism, teenage alcohol use and other issues of particular concern to young teens. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.2)
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 18) Response
Program Title Welcome Home
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8:30-9:00am 30.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Welcome Home is a live action, half-hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children aged 13-16. Hosts Rob and Treger Strasberg run a non-profit dedicated to helping deserving families in transition by turning their house into a home - and changing lives along the way. Each episode, we meet a family emerging from difficult circumstances as they finally move into a new living space to call their own. To help the family with their fresh start, Treger, Rob, and a dedicated team of designers and volunteers will transform the family's bare house into a warm home by using goods and services donated by people in the community. The new home will provide much-needed stability to meet the family's specific needs, stimulate their interests, and promote their goals. Welcome Home will teach viewers the importance of giving back in their communities, to never give up when faced with a tough situation, and gratitude for the basic living necessities that we often take for granted. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.1)
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 18) Response
Program Title Wonderful World (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 9
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. Wonderful World educates and entertains the entire family Young adults learn about the various animals that inhabit the earth by going right into the natural habitats of polar bears exotic monkeys penguins bald eagles grizzly bears and other wildlife The series travels the globe to learn about different species and how they survive from deserts and rainforests to oceans
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 18) Response
Program Title Coolest Places on Earth (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 9
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Coolest Places on Earth is an educational and informative halfhour EI program that takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet cities festivals landmarks and jawdropping works of nature exploring each locations history and culture Each episode showcases three specific locations and delivers fastpaced engaging information thats a perfect match for the 21st century learner The series is packed with facts about history geography and culture The goal of the series is to provide young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand and appreciate the culturally and geographically diverse world around them
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 18) Response
Program Title Wonderful World (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 9
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. Wonderful World educates and entertains the entire family Young adults learn about the various animals that inhabit the earth by going right into the natural habitats of polar bears exotic monkeys penguins bald eagles grizzly bears and other wildlife The series travels the globe to learn about different species and how they survive from deserts and rainforests to oceans
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 18) Response
Program Title Saved by the Bell (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9-9:30am 30.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Saved By The Bell is a television series targeted to teens 13-16 years of age, which explores social themes and coping strategies through the daily school life of six teen-aged friends at Bayside High who help each other make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for young teen viewers as they deal with such issues as dealing with the death of a loved one, the right to say "no," the meaning of heroism, teenage alcohol use and other issues of particular concern to young teens. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.2)
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 18) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 9
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Atlas is an educational and informative halfhour EI program that travels the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable from the familiar to the astounding Each episode takes young viewers on a journey through the animal kingdom to learn about the lives history and varying adaptations that allow animals to survive and thrive in the wild The series strives to present a wide variety of information in a number of interactive and poignant sequences to make knowledge of the animal kingdom both simpler and easier to remember Its through this engaging information and rich visual content that allows viewers to better understand and appreciate the animal world around them
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 18) Response
Program Title Did I Mention Invention?
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:30am-8:00am 30.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Did r Mention Invention? is a live action, half-hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children aged 13-16. Hosted by Alie Ward, Did r Mention Invention? brings viewers fascinating stories of invention while shining a light on everyday innovators. With each episode, Alie will present reports of human ingenuity and inspiration from around the United States-- and in some cases, around the world. Viewers will learn about innovators young and old, what it takes to bring their vision to life, and little-known facts about the history and process of invention and innovation. Did I Mention Invention? will ignite a spark within the hearts and minds of audiences, encouraging viewers to try their own hand at creating something new.. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.1)
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 18) Response
Program Title Chicken Soup for the Soul's Hidden Heroes
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30-10am 30.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Chicken Soup for the Souls Hidden Heroes hosted by Brooke Burke Charvet is a television series developed for teens in which each episode reveals everyday people showing compassion and kindness towards strangers simply out of the goodness of their hearts They are not looking for recognition but we believe their amazing stories deserve to be told Viewers will learn that volunteering philanthropy and giving back to the community are within everyone's reach The producers of Chicken Soup for the Souls Hidden Heroes series design the program to educate and inform children 13 to 16 years of age.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 18) Response
Program Title This Old House Trade School
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9-9:30am 30.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Produced for viewers aged 13 to 16 This Old House Trade School is a celebration of vocational education in the field of home improvement Hosted by Kevin OConnor This Old House Trade School is an informative series that follows two residential construction projects from beginning to end Each week audiences will learn stepbystep instructions in various building methods and disciplines such as architecture engineering carpentry plumbing masonry landscaping design construction and many more This Old House Trade School will also teach viewers about the tricks of the trade firsthand from industry experts and professionals as they renovate and restore entire homes This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.1)
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 18) Response
Program Title Bill Nye the Science Guy (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8:30-9am 30.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. With 28 Emmys and a slew of other prestigious awards, Disney's resident way-cool scientist knows how to get kids fired up about science. From Earth science to complex discussions on genetics, Bill Nye's enthusiasm for all things science is contagious.This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it serves the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it airs between 7:00am and 10:00pm; 3)it is regulary scheduled on Saturdas; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it displays the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program are provided to program guide publishers
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 18) Response
Program Title On the Spot (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 9
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. On The Spot is an educational and informative half hour EI program that takes viewers on a lightning fast game of entertaining trivia Each episode delivers endless amounts of meaningful information as the show tackles some of the most mind blowing questions Can a cow have an accent Who got the worlds longest standing ovation As a kid did Napoleon hate France Questions are linked with eyecatching visuals giving viewers a chance to guess the right answers The goal of the series is to provide young viewers with an information based program that broadens their knowledge of a wide range of educational topics
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 18) Response
Program Title Ready, Set, Pet
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8:00-8:30am 30.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Ready, Set, Pet is a live action, half-hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children aged 13-16. Hosted by Phil Torres, this series will educate and inform teens and their families about pet adoption, responsible pet ownership, and the importance of a green space for pets. Each episode, Phil will guide a family through the pet adoption process after a careful look at their unique situation to help them make an informed decision in finding the right pet for their lifestyle. While the family visits local shelters and rescues, experts revitalize their outdoor space to make a safe and eco-friendly home for their new pet. In the end, viewers will see family members overcome their disagreements and make the tough decision on which pet will join the family. Ready, Set, Pet will teach viewers that thoughtful preparation is key when learning to care for an animal's needs.. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.1)
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 18) Response
Program Title Beakman's World (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 7-7:30am 30.2
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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 live-action series based on the comic strip by Jok Church stars performance artist Paul Zaloom as the slightly nutty but never boring scientist who leads a journey of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how the world works. Topics are addressed with cutting-edge humor and state-of-the-art visuals that make learning fun. Joining Beakman in his quest are Josie (Alanna Ubach, Meet the Fockers), his bright young apprentice, and an oversize, sarcastic rat named Lester (Mark Ritts).
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 18) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 9
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. Zoo Clues is a 30 minute program specifically created for young people between the ages of 13 and 16. The program's presentation mix of narration, visuals, and very well chosen topics delivers education and information while it entertains. Zoo Clues will leave viewers with a meaningful perspective about animas and meaningful comparison to their own human characteristics. The show's clever narration links disparate information together in a way that always makes clear that what viewers see is real, natural, and relates to their own life in the real world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 18) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:00-7:30am 30.1
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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 live action, half-hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children aged 13-16. Hosted by Rachel Reenstra, The Wildlife Docs follows the surprising, exotic, and challenging lives of veterinary staff at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay as they care for over 2,000 animals. From nutrition to treatments, x-rays to surgery, preventive care to emergencies, this educational and informational program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of our veterinary team. Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the variety of procedures in the field of animal care, all while learning about the different species of animals featured on The Wildlife Docs. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.1)
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 Buddy Rein
Address 1725 Shelby Oaks Drive Ste 101
City Memphis
State TN
Zip 38134
Telephone Number (901) 323-2430
Email Address brein@localmemphis.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. Start TV started on WLMT 30.3 on 10/30/18.

Other Matters (18)

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Other Matters (1 of 18) Response
Program Title Saved by the Bell (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 930-10am Ch 30.2
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. Saved By The Bell is a television series targeted to teens 13-16 years of age, which explores social themes and coping strategies through the daily school life of six teen-aged friends at Bayside High who help each other make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for young teen viewers as they deal with such issues as dealing with the death of a loved one, the right to say "no," the meaning of heroism, teenage alcohol use and other issues of particular concern to young teens. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.2)
Other Matters (2 of 18) Response
Program Title Ready, Set, Pet
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7am-7:30am 30.1
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. Ready, Set, Pet is a live action, half-hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children aged 13-16. Hosted by Phil Torres, this series will educate and inform teens and their families about pet adoption, responsible pet ownership, and the importance of a green space for pets. Each episode, Phil will guide a family through the pet adoption process after a careful look at their unique situation to help them make an informed decision in finding the right pet for their lifestyle. While the family visits local shelters and rescues, experts revitalize their outdoor space to make a safe and eco-friendly home for their new pet. In the end, viewers will see family members overcome their disagreements and make the tough decision on which pet will join the family. Ready, Set, Pet will teach viewers that thoughtful preparation is key when learning to care for an animal's needs.. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.1)
Other Matters (3 of 18) Response
Program Title Beakman's World (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 7-7:30am 30.2
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 live-action series based on the comic strip by Jok Church stars performance artist Paul Zaloom as the slightly nutty but never boring scientist who leads a journey of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how the world works. Topics are addressed with cutting-edge humor and state-of-the-art visuals that make learning fun. Joining Beakman in his quest are Josie (Alanna Ubach, Meet the Fockers), his bright young apprentice, and an oversize, sarcastic rat named Lester (Mark Ritts).
Other Matters (4 of 18) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 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. Zoo Clues is a 30 minute program specifically created for young people between the ages of 13 and 16. The program's presentation mix of narration, visuals, and very well chosen topics delivers education and information while it entertains. Zoo Clues will leave viewers with a meaningful perspective about animas and meaningful comparison to their own human characteristics. The show's clever narration links disparate information together in a way that always makes clear that what viewers see is real, natural, and relates to their own life in the real world.
Other Matters (5 of 18) Response
Program Title Saved by the Bell (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 9-930am Ch 30.2
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. Saved By The Bell is a television series targeted to teens 13-16 years of age, which explores social themes and coping strategies through the daily school life of six teen-aged friends at Bayside High who help each other make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for young teen viewers as they deal with such issues as dealing with the death of a loved one, the right to say "no," the meaning of heroism, teenage alcohol use and other issues of particular concern to young teens. The program teaches children how to gather facts, meet with experts, debunk common myths, and offer explanations for legends. 2006 Winner of a Parents' Choice Award, Mystery Hunters. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.2)
Other Matters (6 of 18) Response
Program Title Coolest Places on Earth (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Coolest Places on Earth is an educational and informative halfhour EI program that takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet cities festivals landmarks and jawdropping works of nature exploring each locations history and culture Each episode showcases three specific locations and delivers fastpaced engaging information thats a perfect match for the 21st century learner The series is packed with facts about history geography and culture The goal of the series is to provide young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand and appreciate the culturally and geographically diverse world around them
Other Matters (7 of 18) Response
Program Title Chicken Soup for the Soul: Hidden Heroes
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9am-9:30am on 30.1
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. Chicken Soup for the Souls Hidden Heroes hosted by Brooke BurkeCharvet is a television series developed for teens in which each episode reveals everyday people showing compassion and kindness towards strangers simply out of the goodness of their hearts They are not looking for recognition but we believe their amazing stories deserve to be told Viewers will learn that volunteering philanthropy and giving back to the community are within everyones reach The producers of Chicken Soup for the Souls Hidden Heroes series design the program to educate and inform children 13to 16 years of age In order for parents children and listing services to clearly identify the programs as ones that fulfill the FCC programming requirements that meet childrens educational television needs each episode is closed captioned and contains an EI icon for the duration of the program with the recommended parental rating icon typically if not always TVG.
Other Matters (8 of 18) Response
Program Title On the Spot (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8am
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. On The Spot is an educational and informative half hour EI program that takes viewers on a lightning fast game of entertaining trivia Each episode delivers endless amounts of meaningful information as the show tackles some of the most mind blowing questions Can a cow have an accent Who got the worlds longest standing ovation As a kid did Napoleon hate France Questions are linked with eyecatching visuals giving viewers a chance to guess the right answers The goal of the series is to provide young viewers with an information based program that broadens their knowledge of a wide range of educational topics
Other Matters (9 of 18) Response
Program Title Wonderful World (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 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. Wonderful World educates and entertains the entire family Young adults learn about the various animals that inhabit the earth by going right into the natural habitats of polar bears exotic monkeys penguins bald eagles grizzly bears and other wildlife The series travels the globe to learn about different species and how they survive from deserts and rainforests to oceans
Other Matters (10 of 18) Response
Program Title Did I Mention Invention?
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30am-10am on 30.1
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. Did r Mention Invention? is a live action, half-hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children aged 13-16. Hosted by Alie Ward, Did r Mention Invention? brings viewers fascinating stories of invention while shining a light on everyday innovators. With each episode, Alie will present reports of human ingenuity and inspiration from around the United States-- and in some cases, around the world. Viewers will learn about innovators young and old, what it takes to bring their vision to life, and little-known facts about the history and process of invention and innovation. Did I Mention Invention? will ignite a spark within the hearts and minds of audiences, encouraging viewers to try their own hand at creating something new.. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.1)
Other Matters (11 of 18) Response
Program Title Bill Nye the Science Guy (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 830-9am Ch 30.2
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. With 28 Emmys and a slew of other prestigious awards, Disney's resident way-cool scientist knows how to get kids fired up about science. From Earth science to complex discussions on genetics, Bill Nye's enthusiasm for all things science is contagious.This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it serves the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it airs between 7:00am and 10:00pm; 3)it is regulary scheduled on Saturdas; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it displays the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program are provided to program guide publishers
Other Matters (12 of 18) Response
Program Title Welcome Home
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8:30am-9am 30.1
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. Welcome Home is a live action, half-hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children aged 13-16. Hosts Rob and Treger Strasberg run a non-profit dedicated to helping deserving families in transition by turning their house into a home - and changing lives along the way. Each episode, we meet a family emerging from difficult circumstances as they finally move into a new living space to call their own. To help the family with their fresh start, Treger, Rob, and a dedicated team of designers and volunteers will transform the family's bare house into a warm home by using goods and services donated by people in the community. The new home will provide much-needed stability to meet the family's specific needs, stimulate their interests, and promote their goals. Welcome Home will teach viewers the importance of giving back in their communities, to never give up when faced with a tough situation, and gratitude for the basic living necessities that we often take for granted. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.1)
Other Matters (13 of 18) Response
Program Title This Old House: Trade School
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8am-8:30am 30.1
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 purpose of this letter is to provide television stations with certified documentation that the producers of the This Old House Trade School series design the program to educate and inform children 13to 16 years of age. Litton Entertainment is the producer of the This Old House Trade School series. This is a live action half hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. This series offers educational and entertaining television and is produced for viewers aged 13to16. This Old House Trade School is a celebration of vocational education in the field of home improvement. Hosted by Kevin O'Connor This Old House Trade School is an informative series that follows two residential construction projects from beginning to end. Each week audiences will learn step by step instructions in various building methods and disciplines such as architecture engineering carpentry plumbing masonry landscaping design construction and many more. This Old House Trade School will also teach viewers about the tricks of the trade first hand from industry experts and professionals as they renovate and restore entire homes. In order for parents children and listing services to clearly identify the programs as ones that fulfill the FCC programming requirements that meet childrens educational television needs each episode is closed captioned and contains an EI icon for the duration of the program with the recommended parental rating icon typically if not always TVG.
Other Matters (14 of 18) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Atlas is an educational and informative halfhour EI program that travels the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable from the familiar to the astounding Each episode takes young viewers on a journey through the animal kingdom to learn about the lives history and varying adaptations that allow animals to survive and thrive in the wild The series strives to present a wide variety of information in a number of interactive and poignant sequences to make knowledge of the animal kingdom both simpler and easier to remember Its through this engaging information and rich visual content that allows viewers to better understand and appreciate the animal world around them
Other Matters (15 of 18) Response
Program Title Beakman's World (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 7:30-8am 30.2
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 live-action series based on the comic strip by Jok Church stars performance artist Paul Zaloom as the slightly nutty but never boring scientist who leads a journey of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how the world works. Topics are addressed with cutting-edge humor and state-of-the-art visuals that make learning fun. Joining Beakman in his quest are Josie (Alanna Ubach, Meet the Fockers), his bright young apprentice, and an oversize, sarcastic rat named Lester (Mark Ritts).
Other Matters (16 of 18) Response
Program Title Bill Nye the Science Guy (D2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 8-830am Ch 30.2
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. With 28 Emmys and a slew of other prestigious awards, Disney's resident way-cool scientist knows how to get kids fired up about science. From Earth science to complex discussions on genetics, Bill Nye's enthusiasm for all things science is contagious.This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it serves the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it airs between 7:00am and 10:00pm; 3)it is regulary scheduled on Saturdas; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it displays the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program are provided to program guide publishers
Other Matters (17 of 18) Response
Program Title Wonderful World (D3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 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.
Other Matters (18 of 18) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:30am-8am 30.1
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 Wildlife Docs is a live action, half-hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children aged 13-16. Hosted by Rachel Reenstra, The Wildlife Docs follows the surprising, exotic, and challenging lives of veterinary staff at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay as they care for over 2,000 animals. From nutrition to treatments, x-rays to surgery, preventive care to emergencies, this educational and informational program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of our veterinary team. Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the variety of procedures in the field of animal care, all while learning about the different species of animals featured on The Wildlife Docs. This program meets the definition of "core programming" because 1)it will serve the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under; 2)it will air between 7am and 10pm 3)it will be regulary scheduled on Saturday; 4)it is 30:00 in length; 5)it will display the E/I symbol throughout the program; 6)the educational/informational objective and target child audience for this program will be provided to program guide publishers. (This will air on our digital channel, 30.1)

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

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

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

Buddy Rein

Business Administrator


01/10/2019

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