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

FRN:
0003828712
File Number:
0000070647
Submit Date:
04/09/2019
Call Sign:
WCCB
Facility ID:
49157
City:
CHARLOTTE
State:
NC
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/09/2019
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

NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS

Doing Business As: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS

Beverly Poston

ONE TELEVISION PLACE

CHARLOTTE, NC 28205

United States

+1 (704) 372-4434

BPoston@bahakel.com

Company

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Louis R duTreil , Jr .

Technical Consultant

duTreil Lundin & Rackley Inc

3135 Southgate Circle

Sarasota, FL 34239

United States

+1 (941) 329-6004

bobjr@DLR.com

Technical Representative

Elizabeth E. Spainhour

Brooks Pierce, et al.

Elizabeth Spainhour

150 Fayetteville Street

Suite 1700

Raleigh, NC 27601

United States

+1 (919) 839-0300

espainhour@brookspierce.com

Legal Representative

M. Anne Swanson

Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP

1800 M Street NW

Suite 800N

Washington, DC 20036

United States

+1 (202) 383-3342

ASWANSON@WBKLAW.COM

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network The CW/Me-TV/Antenna TV/ QVC Over the Air/Start TV
Nielsen DMA Charlotte
Web Home Page Address www.wccbcharlotte.com

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.5
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 672.0
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: 12.0
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(21)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 21) Response
Program Title BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 9am and 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY is Disney's resident scientist who can get kids fired up about science. Bill Nye's enthusiasm for all things science is contagious and diverse with topics ranging from Earth science to genetics. BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY aired as a core program exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 21) Response
Program Title MYSTERY HUNTERS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 7am and 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This show explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries using on-site reporting, science and reasoning to uncover the truth. The program teaches children how to research and gather facts, consult with experts, debunk common myths and offer explanations for legends. MYSTERY HUNTERS aired exclusively as a core E/I program on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 21) Response
Program Title BEAKMAN'S WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 8am and 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. BEAKMAN'S WORLD is a live-action series about an eccentric scientist who leads viewers on a journey of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how the world works. BEAKMAN'S WORLD aired as a core program exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 21) Response
Program Title ON THE SPOT
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D5 Subchannel (Start TV): Sundays at 9 am
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. "On The Spot" is a game show that challenges young contestants' and viewers' knowledge of a wide range of educational topics including history, science and wildlife. "On the Spot" airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's Start TV affiliated D5 subchannel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 21) Response
Program Title SAVED BY THE BELL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 10am, 10:30am, 11am & 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Total times aired 52
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. SAVED BY THE BELL is a television series that explores social themes and coping strategies through the lives of six teenage friends at fictional Bayside High. The multi-ethnic cast serves as role models as they deal with issues like the death of a loved one, the right to say "no", teenage alcohol use and other issues of concern to young teens. The show has been widely recognized by educators, child advocates, the FCC and the US Congress as a valuable program addressing the problems and conflicts experienced by teens. SAVED BY THE BELL aired exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel as a core program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 21) Response
Program Title THIS OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THIS OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL is a celebration of craftsmanship, vocational education and excellence in the field of home improvement. The series is a master class in building methods, exploring everything from architecture, engineering, and carpentry to plumbing, masonry and landscape design. THIS OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL aired exclusively as a core program on the CW primary channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 21) Response
Program Title WILD WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. WILD WORLD is a series that focuses on the people who serve as caregivers at the San Diego Zoo. As viewers follow these professionals, they learn about the living environments and the zoo enrichment programs that help the animals initiate natural behavior in the zoo habitat. WILD WORLD aired as a core program exclusively on the Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 21) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D5 Subchannel (Start TV): Sundays at 10:30 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Animal Atlas" takes young viewers on a journey through the wildlife kingdom to learn about the lives, history and varying adaptions that allow animals to survive and thrive in nature. "Animal Atlas" airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's Start TV affiliated D5 subchannel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 21) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Sundays at 1pm
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. TEEN KIDS NEWS is the weekly, half-hour program featuring a team of teenage reporters and anchors who report news that is of interest to young people. The young news team reports stories in subjects that include sports, careers, entertainment and health, as well as highlighting positive stories about kids who do amazing things and help to make the world a better place. TEEN KIDS NEWS airs exclusively as a core E/I program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 21) Response
Program Title OUTBACK ADVENTURES WITH TIM FAULKNER
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 12 noon
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. OUTBACK ADVENTURES WITH TIM FAULKNER brings viewers closer to the beauty and wonder of the natural world. Faulkner, animal expert and wildlife park manager, explores the habitats of exotic creatures including giant tortoises, wombats and newly discovered bird species. The series airs exclusively as a core program on WCCB's Antenna TV affiliated sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 21) Response
Program Title WONDERFUL WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D5 Subchannel (Start TV): Sundays at 11 am and 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Wonderful World" travels the globe to teach how different species survive in diverse environments from polar locations to deserts. "Wonderful World" airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's Start TV affiliated D5 subchannel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 21) Response
Program Title DID I MENTION INVENTION?
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Did I Mention Invention" brings viewers fascinating stories of invention while spotlighting everyday innovators. These profiles of human ingenuity are meant to inspire young viewers to try their own hand at creating something new. "Did I Mention Invention?" aired exclusively as a core program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 21) Response
Program Title THE WILDLIFE DOCS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 8:30am; D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 11am & 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Total times aired 39
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE WILDLIFE DOCS follows the surprising, exotic and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2,000 animals. Viewers witness a wide range of experiences through the eyes of the veterinary team as they treat their patients, providing them everything from preventative care to emergency surgeries. Episodes of "The Wildlife Docs" that aired on the primary CW channel were different from those that aired on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel on the same day.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 21) Response
Program Title READY, SET, PET
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 8am
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. "Ready, Set, Pet" teaches viewers about pet adoption and responsible pet ownership. In each episode, the show's host guides a different family through the part adoption process helping them make an informed decision about choosing the right pet for their unique home environment. "Ready, Set, Pet" aired as a core programming exclusively on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 21) Response
Program Title RESCUE ME WITH DR. LISA
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 12:30pm
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. RESCUE ME WITH DR. LISA educates viewers about canine adoption. Dr. Lisa Chimes, a passionate emergency veterinarian, matches orphaned dogs with loving new homes while teaching audiences the responsibilities of a pet owner to maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle for both family and pet. This series airs exclusively on WCCB's Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 21) Response
Program Title THE COOLEST PLACES ON EARTH
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D5 Subchannel (Start TV): Sundays at 9:30 am
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 Coolest Places on Earth" takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet. The series explores each location's history and people giving audiences an appreciation of the geographically and culturally diverse world around us. "The Coolest Places on Earth" airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's Start TV affiliated D5 subchannel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 21) Response
Program Title GET WILD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. GET WILD is a series featuring the wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature, their living zoo habitats and unique behaviors. The series aired as a core program exclusively on the Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 21) Response
Program Title ZOO CLUES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D5 Subchannel (Start TV): Sundays at 10 am
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. "Zoo Clues" is a entertaining tour of the entire animal kingdom. The goal of the series is to give young viewers a meaningful perspective of the creatures around them and the ability to make valuable comparisons to their own human characteristics. "Zoo Clues" airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's Start TV affiliated D5 subchannel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 21) Response
Program Title WELCOME HOME
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Welcome Home" is hosted by Rob and Treger Strasberg who run a non-profit dedicated to helping deserving families in transition. In each episode, viewers meet a family emerging from difficult circumstances. The Strasbergs and their dedicated team of volunteers transform spaces into new homes that will provide much-needed stability for these families. The show teaches viewers the importance of giving back in their communities with these inspirational stories of resilience. "Welcome Home" aired as a core program exclusively on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 21) Response
Program Title CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES is a multi-award winning show produced for teens. It reveals the widespread goodwill in the world by secretly capturing everyday people in action as they demonstrate acts of kindness, compassion and a commitment to others. The show shines a light on people who share their positive attitudes about life by doing good deeds, CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES aired exclusively as a core program on The CW primary channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (21 of 21) Response
Program Title ALL IN WITH LAILA ALI
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 10am & 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ALL IN WITH LAYLA ALI profiles inspirational people and their extraordinary achievements. Traveling across the globe, the series steps off the beaten track into uncharted territory to find individuals with stories that will encourage young people to follow their dreams with focus and determination. This series airs exclusively as a core E/I program on WCCB's Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
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 Jeff Arrowood
Address One Television Place
City Charlotte
State NC
Zip 28205
Telephone Number (704) 372-1800
Email Address jarrowood@wccbtv.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.

Other Matters (21)

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Other Matters (1 of 21) Response
Program Title MYSTERY HUNTERS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 7am & 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This show explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries using on-site reporting, science and reasoning to uncover the truth. The program teaches children how to research and gather facts, consult with experts, debunk common myths and offer explanations for legends. MYSTERY HUNTERS will air exclusively as a core E/I program on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Other Matters (2 of 21) Response
Program Title ALL IN WITH LAYLA ALI
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 10 am & 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ALL IN WITH LAYLA ALI profiles inspirational people and their extraordinary achievements. Traveling across the globe, the series steps off the beaten track into uncharted territory to find individuals with stories that will encourage young people to follow their dreams with focus and determination. This series airs exclusively as a core E/I program on WCCB's Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Other Matters (3 of 21) Response
Program Title SAVED BY THE BELL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 10am, 10:30am, 11am & 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. SAVED BY THE BELL is a television series that explores social themes and coping strategies through the lives of six teenage friends at fictional Bayside High. The multi-ethnic cast serves as role models as they deal with issues like the death of a loved one, the right to say "no", teenage alcohol use and other issues of concern to young teens. The show has been widely recognized by educators, child advocates, the FCC and the US Congress as a valuable program addressing the problems and conflicts experienced by teens. SAVED BY THE BELL will air exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel as a core program.
Other Matters (4 of 21) Response
Program Title THE WILDLIFE DOCS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW): Saturdays at 8:30am. D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 11am & 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
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 follows the surprising, exotic and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2,000 animals. Viewers witness a wide range of experiences through the eyes of the veterinary team as they treat their patients, providing them everything from preventative care to emergency surgeries. Episodes of "The Wildlife Docs" that aired on the primary CW channel are different from those that aired on WCCB's D2 Antenna TV sub-channel on the same day.
Other Matters (5 of 21) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Sundays at 1pm
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. TEEN KIDS NEWS is the weekly, half-hour program featuring a team of teenage reporters and anchors who report news that is of interest to young people. The young news team reports stories in subjects that include sports, careers, entertainment and health, as well as highlighting positive stories about kids who do amazing things and help to make the world a better place. TEEN KIDS NEWS will air exclusively as a core E/I program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Other Matters (6 of 21) Response
Program Title ZOO CLUES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D5 Subchannel (Start TV) : Sundays at 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. "Zoo Clues" is a entertaining tour of the entire animal kingdom. The goal of the series is to give young viewers a meaningful perspective of the creatures around them and the ability to make valuable comparisons to their own human characteristics. "Zoo Clues" airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's Start TV affiliated D5 subchannel.
Other Matters (7 of 21) Response
Program Title GET WILD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 sub-channel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 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. GET WILD is a series featuring the wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature, their living zoo habitats and unique behaviors. The series will air as a core program exclusively on the Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Other Matters (8 of 21) Response
Program Title BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 9am & 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY is Disney's resident scientist who can get kids fired up about science. Bill Nye's enthusiasm for all things science is contagious and diverse with topics ranging from Earth science to genetics. BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY will air as a core program exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Other Matters (9 of 21) Response
Program Title CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S ANIMAL TALES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Saturdays at 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. CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S ANIMAL TALES centers around our love for animals and the impact they have on our lives. Each episode uncovers stories about amazing and inspiring people from around the world who go above and beyond to care for, love, help, and defend animals everywhere. Viewers will meet animal rescue teams and dedicated animal advocates helping lost pets find forever homes, and even meet some of the incredible pets serving and assisting people in need, including military K9s and therapy animals. CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S ANIMAL TALES will air exclusively as a core program on The CW primary channel.
Other Matters (10 of 21) Response
Program Title OUTBACK ADVENTURES WITH TIM FAULKNER
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 12 noon
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. OUTBACK ADVENTURES WITH TIM FAULKNER brings viewers closer to the beauty and wonder of the natural world. Faulkner, animal expert and wildlife park manager, explores the habitats of exotic creatures including giant tortoises, wombats and newly discovered bird species. The series airs exclusively as a core program on WCCB's Antenna TV affiliated sub-channel.
Other Matters (11 of 21) Response
Program Title RESCUE ME WITH DR. LISA
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 12:30 pm
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. RESCUE ME WITH DR. LISA educates viewers about canine adoption. Dr. Lisa Chimes, a passionate emergency veterinarian, matches orphaned dogs with loving new homes while teaching audiences the responsibilities of a pet owner to maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle for both family and pet. This series airs exclusively on WCCB's Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.
Other Matters (12 of 21) Response
Program Title WONDERFUL WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D5 Subchannel (Start TV) : Sundays at 11am and 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "Wonderful World" travels the globe to teach how different species survive in diverse environments from polar locations to deserts. "Wonderful World" airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's Start TV affiliated D5 subchannel.
Other Matters (13 of 21) Response
Program Title BEAKMAN'S WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D3 Subchannel (MeTV) Sundays at 8am & 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. BEAKMAN'S WORLD is a live-action series about an eccentric scientist who leads viewers on a journey of discovery while performing experiments that demonstrate how the world works. BEAKMAN'S WORLD will air as a core program exclusively on the MeTV affiliated D3 sub-channel.
Other Matters (14 of 21) Response
Program Title THE COOLEST PLACES ON THE EARTH
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D5 Subchannel (Start TV) : Sundays at 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. "The Coolest Places on Earth" takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most astonishing places on the planet. The series explores each location's history and people giving audiences an appreciation of the geographically and culturally diverse world around us. "The Coolest Places on Earth" airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's Start TV affiliated D5 subchannel.
Other Matters (15 of 21) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D5 Subchannel (Start TV) : Sundays at 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. "Animal Atlas" takes young viewers on a journey through the wildlife kingdom to learn about the lives, history and varying adaptions that allow animals to survive and thrive in nature. "Animal Atlas" airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's Start TV affiliated D5 subchannel.
Other Matters (16 of 21) Response
Program Title WELCOME HOME
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Saturdays at 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. "Welcome Home" is hosted by Rob and Treger Strasberg who run a non-profit dedicated to helping deserving families in transition. In each episode, viewers meet a family emerging from difficult circumstances. The Strasbergs and their dedicated team of volunteers transform spaces into new homes that will provide much-needed stability for these families. The show teaches viewers the importance of giving back in their communities with these inspirational stories of resilience. "Welcome Home" will air as a core program exclusively on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Other Matters (17 of 21) Response
Program Title THIS OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Saturdays at 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 OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL is a celebration of craftsmanship, vocational education and excellence in the field of home improvement. The series is a master class in building methods, exploring everything from architecture, engineering, and carpentry to plumbing, masonry and landscape design. THIS OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL will air exclusively as a core program on the CW primary channel.
Other Matters (18 of 21) Response
Program Title READY, SET, PET
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Saturdays at 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. "Ready, Set, Pet" teaches viewers about pet adoption and responsible pet ownership. In each episode, the show's host guides a different family through the part adoption process helping them make an informed decision about choosing the right pet for their unique home environment. "Ready, Set, Pet" will air as a core programming exclusively on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Other Matters (19 of 21) Response
Program Title ON THE SPOT
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D5 Subchannel (Start TV) : Sundays at 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. "On The Spot" is a game show that challenges young contestants' and viewers' knowledge of a wide range of educational topics including history, science and wildlife. "On the Spot" airs as a core program exclusively on WCCB's Start TV affiliated D5 subchannel.
Other Matters (20 of 21) Response
Program Title DID I MENTION INVENTION?
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Primary Channel (The CW) Saturdays at 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. "Did I Mention Invention" brings viewers fascinating stories of invention while spotlighting everyday innovators. These profiles of human ingenuity are meant to inspire young viewers to try their own hand at creating something new. "Did I Mention Invention?" will air exclusively as a core program on The CW affiliated primary channel.
Other Matters (21 of 21) Response
Program Title WILD WORLD
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled D2 Subchannel (Antenna TV) Saturdays at 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. WILD WORLD is a series that focuses on the people who serve as caregivers at the San Diego Zoo. As viewers follow these professionals, they learn about the living environments and the zoo enrichment programs that help the animals initiate natural behavior in the zoo habitat. WILD WORLD aired as a core program exclusively on the Antenna TV affiliated D2 sub-channel.

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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.

Jim White

General Manager


04/09/2019

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