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

FRN:
0026809657
File Number:
0000069124
Submit Date:
04/02/2019
Call Sign:
KCFW-TV
Facility ID:
18079
City:
KALISPELL
State:
MT
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/02/2019
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2019

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

Sinclair Media Licensee, LLC

Doing Business As: BLUESTONE LICENSE HOLDINGS, LLC

Miles S. Mason, Esq.

1200 Seventeeth Street NW

Washington DC, DC 20036-3006

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. .

Sinclair Media Licensee, LLC

Miles S. Mason, Esq.

1200 Seventeeth Street NW

Washington DC, 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 Missoula
Web Home Page Address www.kcfw.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 3.92
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(22)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 22) Response
Program Title Saved By The Bell-3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10-10:30AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 centered around six teen friends who attend Bayside High School, and explores social themes and coping strategies needed to make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for the viewers as they deal with such issues as 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 airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 22) Response
Program Title Saved By The Bell-4
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10:30-11AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 centered around six teen friends who attend Bayside High School, and explores social themes and coping strategies needed to make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for the viewers as they deal with such issues as 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 airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 22) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10:30-11AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 gives young viewers an inside look at how their favorite shows and movies are made. Program topics include subjects such as animation, producing and directing, costume design, casting, and 3D technology. By introducing the viewers to behind-the-scenes filmmaking, it gives them an idea of career opportunities focusing on the creative, technical and artistic skills needed in the motion picture and television industries. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 22) Response
Program Title Saved By The Bell-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9:30-10AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 centered around six teen friends who attend Bayside High School, and explores social themes and coping strategies needed to make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for the viewers as they deal with such issues as 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 airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 22) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7-7:30AM (1/1-3/31/19)
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 features weekly educational features such as, College and You (tips for choosing and getting into college) and Word (vocabulary skills training) as well as informational features for teens, reports about healthy eating, driving tips for new drivers and internet predators. The program has been designed to meet needs of children and young adolescents with a unique curiosity about their world, with weekly headlines that present the news in a teen-appropriate manner. The program stimulates the viewer's curiosity, develops learning, cognitive, listening and thinking skills, and serves as an enhancement to the viewer's academic and educational experience. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 22) Response
Program Title Dog Tale Classics-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8-8:30AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 episode of Dog Tales profiles a breed of dog, its history, popularity and characteristics. Viewers are shown families who own particular breeds, how they interact with their dogs and how they are a valuable part of the family. Several dog experts explain the various dogs' needs, health, nutrition requirements, safety and care. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 22) Response
Program Title Earth Odyssey w/Dillon Dreyer
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8:30-9AM (1/1-3/31/19)
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 will take viewers on a journey to the wildest points on the globe, uncovering the connection between the environment, the wildlife, and the human beings that surround them. Each week a new destination is explored, ranging from Africa, Indochina, the Middle East, and many untamed islands around the world. Audiences have a captivating look at the symbiosis between all living things, in the most larger-than-life places on Earth. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 22) Response
Program Title Consumer 101
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9-9:30AM (1/1-3/31/19)
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 features experts and scientists from the Consumer Reports labs and testing facilities to give viewers a behind-the-scenes look into the science used to test various products - from the obscure, to the fascinating, to the everyday. Each week, audiences will discover more about product testing, learn efficient ways to get the most out of everyday items, as well as catch a glimpse into a unique career path in the fields of science and technology. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 22) Response
Program Title The Champion Within
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:30-11AM (1/1-3/31/19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 6
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 6
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 6
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. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
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 01/19/2019 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 2019-01-19
Episode # N/A
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 02/02/2019 07:03 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 2019-02-02
Episode # N/A
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 02/23/2019 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 2019-02-23
Episode # N/A
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 03/09/2019 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 2019-03-09
Episode # N/A
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 01/12/2019 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 2019-01-12
Episode # N/A
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program The Champion Within
List date and time rescheduled 03/16/2019 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 2019-03-16
Episode # N/A
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (10 of 22) Response
Program Title Beakman's World-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7-7:30AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 centers around Beackman, who takes viewers on exciting journeys of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how nature, science and the world works. Some of these experiments include learning why the sky is blue or how cats purr. Beakman is joined in his electric laboratory by a handful of denizens who help with, and sometimes hinder, his eye popping experiments. The principles taught in the show are connected to daily life in meaningful and revealing ways. This program airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 22) Response
Program Title Voyager w/Josh Garcia
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8-8:30AM (1/1-3/31/19)
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 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 airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 22) Response
Program Title Beakman's World-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7:30-8AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 centers around Beackman, who takes viewers on exciting journeys of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how nature, science and the world works. Some of these experiments include learning why the sky is blue or how cats purr. Beakman is joined in his electric laboratory by a handful of denizens who help with, and sometimes hinder, his eye popping experiments. The principles taught in the show are connected to daily life in meaningful and revealing ways. This program airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 22) Response
Program Title America's Heartland
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10-10:30AM (1/1-3/31/19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
Total times aired 11
Number of Preemptions 6
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 6
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. Much of the food Americans eat is produced by farmers and ranchers in the country's heartland, but many children don't know how it's produced. "America's Heartland" provides information about the people and processes responsible for the availability of food and fuel across the country and around the world. The show's reporters and producers tell stories in topics that include farm families, consumer issues, animal welfare and crop sustainability. Children will learn about the production of the food and fuel they consume. Some episodes also take the show abroad to countries such as Egypt and Taiwan, to show the impact American agriculture has on the global economy. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
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 America's Heartland
List date and time rescheduled 02/16/2019 04:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2019-02-17
Episode # 127
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program America's Heartland
List date and time rescheduled 03/30/2019 11:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2019-03-31
Episode # 133
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program America's Heartland
List date and time rescheduled 03/02/2019 04:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2019-03-03
Episode # 129
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program America's Heartland
List date and time rescheduled 03/23/2019 11:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2019-03-24
Episode # 132
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (14 of 22) Response
Program Title Word Travels-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9:30-10AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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. As viewers follow freelance journalist Robin Esrock and national travel columnist Julia Dimon as they battle deadlines, jetlag and culture shock to file the best travel stories possible, they learn what it takes to be professional travel journalists. The program also brings to the viewers' attention diverse cultures and exotic geographical sites as the journalists travel through 36 countries and six continents. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 22) Response
Program Title Word Travels-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9-9:30AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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. As viewers follow freelance journalist Robin Esrock and national travel columnist Julia Dimon as they battle deadlines, jetlag and culture shock to file the best travel stories possible, they learn what it takes to be professional travel journalists. The program also brings to the viewers' attention diverse cultures and exotic geographical sites as the journalists travel through 36 countries and six continents. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 22) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10-10:30AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 gives young viewers an inside look at how their favorite shows and movies are made. Program topics include subjects such as animation, producing and directing, costume design, casting, and 3D technology. By introducing the viewers to behind-the-scenes filmmaking, it gives them an idea of career opportunities focusing on the creative, technical and artistic skills needed in the motion picture and television industries. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 22) Response
Program Title Bill Nye, The Science Guy-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8-8:30AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 produced in association with the National Science Foundation, and teaches scientific concepts such as physics, chemistry and earth science, in a manner in which children can relate by taking a closer look at every day things. Some episode examples include the difference between human and animal communication, the human brain, mammals, rivers and streams, computers and nutrition. The program includes experiments children can do at home that reinforce concepts taught on the program. This program airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 22) Response
Program Title Vets Saving Pets
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10-10:30AM (1/1-3/31/19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program takes place at the Emergency Veterinary Trauma Center in Toronto, one of the busiest veterinary facilities in Canada. Each week, viewers will be exposed to new emergency cases that will teach audiences about a wide array of specialties within veterinary medicine such as critical care, oncology, cardiology, neurology, anesthesiology, dermatology, dentistry, and surgery. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
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 Vets Saving Pets
List date and time rescheduled 03/16/2019 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 2019-03-16
Episode # N/A
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (19 of 22) Response
Program Title Naturally, Dany Seo
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9:30-10AM (1/1-3/31/19)
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 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.This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 22) Response
Program Title Saved By The Bell-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9-9:30AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 centered around six teen friends who attend Bayside High School, and explores social themes and coping strategies needed to make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for the viewers as they deal with such issues as 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 airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (21 of 22) Response
Program Title Dog Tale Classics-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8:30-9AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 episode of Dog Tales profiles a breed of dog, its history, popularity and characteristics. Viewers are shown families who own particular breeds, how they interact with their dogs and how they are a valuable part of the family. Several dog experts explain the various dogs' needs, health, nutrition requirements, safety and care. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (22 of 22) Response
Program Title Bill Nye, The Science Guy-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8:30-9AM (1/1/-3/31/19)
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 produced in association with the National Science Foundation, and teaches scientific concepts such as physics, chemistry and earth science, in a manner in which children can relate by taking a closer look at every day things. Some episode examples include the difference between human and animal communication, the human brain, mammals, rivers and streams, computers and nutrition. The program includes experiments children can do at home that reinforce concepts taught on the program. This program airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
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 Kathie Bowers
Address 340 West Main Street
City Missoula
State MT
Zip 59802
Telephone Number (406) 721-2063
Email Address kbowers@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 News Department aired the following stories this quarter concerning kids' issues. POLICE ARRESTED AND CHARGED A STUDENT FOR THREATENING OTHER STUDENTS AT STEVENSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL. HERE I HAVE COURT DOCUMENTS FOR MALCOLM AND ANGELA COBLER. BOTH ARE 10 PAGES AND FILLED WITH DISTURBING INFORMATION ON CHILD ABUSE CHARGES. NEW CHILD CARE FIGURES ARE SHOCKING THE MISSOULA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. THE FLU IS SPIKING IN MONTANA COUNTIES LIKE MISSOULA, RAVALLI AND GALLATIN COUNTIES. MONTANA IS ONE OF ONLY A HANDFUL OF STATES THAT DOES NOT TEST FOR OR RECOGNIZE DYSLEXIA AS A LEARNING DISABILITY. WALT DISNEY WORLD HAS ROLLED OUT SOME NEW PRICE INCREASES FOR PEAK TIMES. DISNEY'S LATEST PRICE HIKE WILL ONLY AFFECT YOU IF YOU'RE PLANNING TO GO AROUND THE HOLIDAY SEASON. A NEW PILL PROMISES TO KNOCK OUT THE FLU AND ALL THOSE PAINFUL SYMPTOMS THAT COME WITH IT. THE FLU AND OTHER ILLNESSES HAVE ALREADY FORCED SOME SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO CLOSE FOR THE REST OF THE WEEK. BOZEMAN IS REMINDING RESIDENTS THEY CAN PICK UP FREE GUN LOCKS. PROJECT CHILD-SAFE IS GIVING THE LOCKS TO THE PUBLIC TO KEEP KIDS FROM GETTING INTO DANGER. YOU CAN PICK THEM UP AT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT AND FIRE STATIONS. REGISTRATION FOR KINDERGARTEN GETS UNDERWAY ON MONDAY. WINTER MONTHS CAN BE A BUSY TIME FOR FOOD BANKS AND A RECENT REQUEST MADE NORTH VALLEY FOOD BANK REALIZE THEY NEED MORE BABY FORMULA AFTER GIVING AWAY FORMULA TO A NEW MOM AT THE HOSPITAL THIS WEEK. THE FOOD BANK DIRECTOR SAYS ONLY SOME FORMULAS ARE COVERED UNDER WIC. SOMEONE MESSAGES YOUR KIDS THROUGH FACEBOOK OR WHATSAPP ASKING THEM TO DO VIOLENT TASKS TO THEMSELVES...INCLUDING SUICIDE. HIS IMAGE HORRIFIED THE PARENT OF A MONTANA TWELVE-YEAR-OLD WHO CALLED POLICE. THE PICTURE IS TIED TO A SINISTER GAME CALLED THE MOMO CHALLENGE.

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Other Matters (1 of 22) Response
Program Title Beakman's World-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7:30-8AM
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. This program centers around Beackman, who takes viewers on exciting journeys of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how nature, science and the world works. Some of these experiments include learning why the sky is blue or how cats purr. Beakman is joined in his electric laboratory by a handful of denizens who help with, and sometimes hinder, his eye popping experiments. The principles taught in the show are connected to daily life in meaningful and revealing ways. This program airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Other Matters (2 of 22) Response
Program Title Beakman's World-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7-7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program centers around Beackman, who takes viewers on exciting journeys of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how nature, science and the world works. Some of these experiments include learning why the sky is blue or how cats purr. Beakman is joined in his electric laboratory by a handful of denizens who help with, and sometimes hinder, his eye popping experiments. The principles taught in the show are connected to daily life in meaningful and revealing ways. This program airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Other Matters (3 of 22) Response
Program Title Word Travels-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9:30-10AM
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. As viewers follow freelance journalist Robin Esrock and national travel columnist Julia Dimon as they battle deadlines, jetlag and culture shock to file the best travel stories possible, they learn what it takes to be professional travel journalists. The program also brings to the viewers' attention diverse cultures and exotic geographical sites as the journalists travel through 36 countries and six continents. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3.
Other Matters (4 of 22) Response
Program Title Consumer 101
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9-9:30AM
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. This program features experts and scientists from the Consumer Reports labs and testing facilities to give viewers a behind-the-scenes look into the science used to test various products - from the obscure, to the fascinating, to the everyday. Each week, audiences will discover more about product testing, learn efficient ways to get the most out of everyday items, as well as catch a glimpse into a unique career path in the fields of science and technology. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Other Matters (5 of 22) Response
Program Title Bill Nye, The Science Guy-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8-8:30AM
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. This program is produced in association with the National Science Foundation, and teaches scientific concepts such as physics, chemistry and earth science, in a manner in which children can relate by taking a closer look at every day things. Some episode examples include the difference between human and animal communication, the human brain, mammals, rivers and streams, computers and nutrition. The program includes experiments children can do at home that reinforce concepts taught on the program. This program airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Other Matters (6 of 22) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10-10:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program gives young viewers an inside look at how their favorite shows and movies are made. Program topics include subjects such as animation, producing and directing, costume design, casting, and 3D technology. By introducing the viewers to behind-the-scenes filmmaking, it gives them an idea of career opportunities focusing on the creative, technical and artistic skills needed in the motion picture and television industries. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3
Other Matters (7 of 22) Response
Program Title Dog Tale Classics-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8:30-9AM
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. Each episode of Dog Tales profiles a breed of dog, its history, popularity and characteristics. Viewers are shown families who own particular breeds, how they interact with their dogs and how they are a valuable part of the family. Several dog experts explain the various dogs' needs, health, nutrition requirements, safety and care. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3
Other Matters (8 of 22) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7-7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program features weekly educational features such as, College and You (tips for choosing and getting into college) and Word (vocabulary skills training) as well as informational features for teens, reports about healthy eating, driving tips for new drivers and internet predators. The program has been designed to meet needs of children and young adolescents with a unique curiosity about their world, with weekly headlines that present the news in a teen-appropriate manner. The program stimulates the viewer's curiosity, develops learning, cognitive, listening and thinking skills, and serves as an enhancement to the viewer's academic and educational experience. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Other Matters (9 of 22) Response
Program Title Saved By The Bell-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9:30-10AM
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. This program is centered around six teen friends who attend Bayside High School, and explores social themes and coping strategies needed to make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for the viewers as they deal with such issues as 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 airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Other Matters (10 of 22) Response
Program Title Naturally, Danny Seo
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9:30-10AM
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. 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.This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Other Matters (11 of 22) Response
Program Title Saved By The Bell-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9-9:30AM
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. This program is centered around six teen friends who attend Bayside High School, and explores social themes and coping strategies needed to make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for the viewers as they deal with such issues as 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 airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Other Matters (12 of 22) Response
Program Title Word Travels-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9-9:30AM
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. As viewers follow freelance journalist Robin Esrock and national travel columnist Julia Dimon as they battle deadlines, jetlag and culture shock to file the best travel stories possible, they learn what it takes to be professional travel journalists. The program also brings to the viewers' attention diverse cultures and exotic geographical sites as the journalists travel through 36 countries and six continents. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3.
Other Matters (13 of 22) Response
Program Title Dog Tale Classics-1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8-8:30AM
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. Each episode of Dog Tales profiles a breed of dog, its history, popularity and characteristics. Viewers are shown families who own particular breeds, how they interact with their dogs and how they are a valuable part of the family. Several dog experts explain the various dogs' needs, health, nutrition requirements, safety and care. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3
Other Matters (14 of 22) Response
Program Title Saved By The Bell-3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10-10:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program is centered around six teen friends who attend Bayside High School, and explores social themes and coping strategies needed to make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for the viewers as they deal with such issues as 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 airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Other Matters (15 of 22) Response
Program Title Voyager with Josh Garcia
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8-8:30AM
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 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. his program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Other Matters (16 of 22) Response
Program Title The Champion Within
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 7:30-8AM
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. 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. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Other Matters (17 of 22) Response
Program Title Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8:30-9AM
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. This program will take viewers on a journey to the wildest points on the globe, uncovering the connection between the environment, the wildlife, and the human beings that surround them. Each week a new destination is explored, ranging from Africa, Indochina, the Middle East, and many untamed islands around the world. Audiences have a captivating look at the symbiosis between all living things, in the most larger-than-life places on Earth. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Other Matters (18 of 22) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10:30-11AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program gives young viewers an inside look at how their favorite shows and movies are made. Program topics include subjects such as animation, producing and directing, costume design, casting, and 3D technology. By introducing the viewers to behind-the-scenes filmmaking, it gives them an idea of career opportunities focusing on the creative, technical and artistic skills needed in the motion picture and television industries. This program airs on the tertiary digital channel 9.3
Other Matters (19 of 22) Response
Program Title Saved By The Bell-4
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10:30-11AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program is centered around six teen friends who attend Bayside High School, and explores social themes and coping strategies needed to make the most of growing up in a complicated world. The multi-ethnic cast members serve as role models for the viewers as they deal with such issues as 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 airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.
Other Matters (20 of 22) Response
Program Title Vets Saving Pets
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10-10:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program takes place at the Emergency Veterinary Trauma Center in Toronto, one of the busiest veterinary facilities in Canada. Each week, viewers will be exposed to new emergency cases that will teach audiences about a wide array of specialties within veterinary medicine such as critical care, oncology, cardiology, neurology, anesthesiology, dermatology, dentistry, and surgery. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Other Matters (21 of 22) Response
Program Title America's Heartland
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10-10:30AM
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. Much of the food Americans eat is produced by farmers and ranchers in the country's heartland, but many children don't know how it's produced. "America's Heartland" provides information about the people and processes responsible for the availability of food and fuel across the country and around the world. The show's reporters and producers tell stories in topics that include farm families, consumer issues, animal welfare and crop sustainability. Children will learn about the production of the food and fuel they consume. Some episodes also take the show abroad to countries such as Egypt and Taiwan, to show the impact American agriculture has on the global economy. This program airs on our main digital channel 9.1.
Other Matters (22 of 22) Response
Program Title Bill Nye, The Science Guy-2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8:30-9AM
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. This program is produced in association with the National Science Foundation, and teaches scientific concepts such as physics, chemistry and earth science, in a manner in which children can relate by taking a closer look at every day things. Some episode examples include the difference between human and animal communication, the human brain, mammals, rivers and streams, computers and nutrition. The program includes experiments children can do at home that reinforce concepts taught on the program. This program airs on our secondary digital channel 9.2.

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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.

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

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

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

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

Kathie Bowers

Programming/Master Control


04/02/2019

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