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

FRN:
0026907345
File Number:
0000077262
Submit Date:
07/10/2019
Call Sign:
W21CK-D
Facility ID:
67022
City:
CHARLOTTE
State:
NC
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/10/2019
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second 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

HC2 STATION GROUP INC

RENEE ILHARDT

450 PARK AVENUE

30TH FLOOR

NEW YORK, NY 10022

United States

+1 (954) 606-5486

RILHARDT@HC2BROADCASTING.COM

Company

Contact Representatives (4)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

PAUL A. CICELSKI

LEGAL REPRESENTATIVE

LERMAN SENTER PLLC

2001 L STREET, NW

SUITE 400

WASHINGTON , DC 20036

United States

+1 (202) 416-6756

PCICELSKI@LERMANSENTER.COM

Legal Representative

REBECCA HANSON

EVP AND GENERAL COUNSEL

HC2 BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.

REBECCA HANSON

450 PARK AVENUE

30TH FLOOR

NEW YORK, NY 10022

United States

+1 (212) 339-5832

RHANSON@HC2BROADCASTING.COM

Legal Representative

KURT HANSON

CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER

HC2 BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.

KURT HANSON

450 PARK AVENUE

30TH FLOOR

NEW YORK, NY 10022

United States

+1 (212) 339-5853

KHANSON@HC2BROADCASTING.COM

Technical Representative

RENEE ILHARDT

CORPORATE REPRESENTATIVE

HC2 BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.

RENEE ILHARDT

450 PARK AVENUE

30TH FLOOR

NEW YORK, NY 10022

United States

+1 (954) 606-5486

RILHARDT@HC2BROADCASTING.COM

CORPORATE REPRESENTATIVE

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network Soul of the South
Nielsen DMA Charlotte
Web Home Page Address

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 504.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 6.5
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(13)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 13) Response
Program Title Dragonfly (21.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Features children conducting projects with hands-on experience and demonstrations of practical applications of math and science.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 13) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (21.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Program features tips on dog safety and care, plus the responsibilities of owning a dog.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 13) Response
Program Title The Creation Case (21.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tue/Thur 4:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Program discusses investigating and discovering the truth about creation versus evolution.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 13) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (21.4)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fri 10-11AM (6/17-30)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired 4
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A television series all about dogs and the people who love them. Featuring dogs of all sizes, shapes and breeds from across the United States.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 13) Response
Program Title Think Big (21.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 8:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A kid-hosted series following the world's most innovative kids as they create and invent new toys, games, tools, websites, and modes of transportation.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 13) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV (21.4)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon 10-11AM (6/17-30)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired 4
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. DragonflyTV promotes authentic science inquiry by presenting "real kids doing real science." Each week, DragonflyTV introduces a new group of middle school students who investigate science in the world around them, from soccer-kicking experiments to studies of malformed frogs in students' back yards. Each episode includes several hands-on activities, and also features enthusiastic adult scientists who share their research, their love of science and pictures of themselves when they were kids.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 13) Response
Program Title Real Life 101 (21.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Program explores professions, and takes children "on the job" to various professional workplace settings.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 13) Response
Program Title Biz Kids (21.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Program focuses on the importance of understanding the economy and basic business principles.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 13) Response
Program Title A Day with the King (21.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fri. 4:00PM; Sat 7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 10
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 5 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Program offers Bible stories, music, and educational information and life morals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 13) Response
Program Title Kids Time Praise (21.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon-Thur 4:00PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 17
Total times aired 17
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 5 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian music performed by children.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 13) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue (21.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 0 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. Program provides safety tips and information about various animals and their habitats.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 13) Response
Program Title Tiny Tots for Jesus (21.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun-Tue and Thur 7:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 18
Total times aired 18
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 2 years to 4 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian children for very young children.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 13) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue (21.4)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wed 10-11AM (6/17-30)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired 4
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Eight time Emmy-nominated "Animal Rescue" is a weekly half-hour television series showcasing the heroic efforts of people helping animals.
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 Renee Ilhardt
Address 450 Park Avenue, 30th Floor
City New York
State NY
Zip 10022
Telephone Number (954) 606-5486
Email Address rilhardt@hc2broadcasting.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. Station broadcast from 5/23-6/30, but otherwise was off-the-air during the quarter. Information provided herein covers the time period during which the station broadcast during the quarter.

Other Matters (7)

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Other Matters (1 of 7) Response
Program Title Kids Time Praise
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon-Thur 4:00PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian music performed by children.
Other Matters (2 of 7) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wed 10-11AM
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. Eight time Emmy-nominated "Animal Rescue" is a weekly half-hour television series showcasing the heroic efforts of people helping animals.
Other Matters (3 of 7) Response
Program Title MY PLACE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MON, TUE & THUR: 2 PM; SAT & SUN: 12 PM & 1PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 13 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. My Place is about one house in Sydney and all of the stories that filled the house over the generations, seen through the eyes of the children who lived there. Starting in the present and going back in time, enter the lives of 26 children of different eras who are all connected by one place - and by the timeless human themes of love, fear, humor, forgiveness, bravery, and capacity for trouble making. Each child hides up in the same fig tree, and each child has a story to tell.
Other Matters (4 of 7) Response
Program Title Dog Tales
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fri 10-11AM
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. A television series all about dogs and the people who love them. Featuring dogs of all sizes, shapes and breeds from across the United States.
Other Matters (5 of 7) Response
Program Title DOUBLE TROUBLE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MON, TUE & THUR: 2:20 PM; SAT & SUN: 12:30 PM & 1:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
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. What would you do if you ran into an identical twin that you didn't know you had? In "Double Trouble" this is exactly what happens to two teenage girls Yuma and Kyanna. After being separated at birth, a chance meeting 15 years later brings them back together. Each wants to get to know their missing parent, so they decide to secretly swap places.
Other Matters (6 of 7) Response
Program Title DANCING DOWN UNDER
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WED & FRI: 2 PM & 2:30 PM
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. Narrated by Josh Thomas this series follows the amazing adventures of four young Australian Irish dancers as they dance their way to the World Irish Dancing Championships in Dublin.
Other Matters (7 of 7) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon 10-11AM
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. DragonflyTV promotes authentic science inquiry by presenting "real kids doing real science." Each week, DragonflyTV introduces a new group of middle school students who investigate science in the world around them, from soccer-kicking experiments to studies of malformed frogs in students' back yards. Each episode includes several hands-on activities, and also features enthusiastic adult scientists who share their research, their love of science and pictures of themselves when they were kids.

Certification

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Question Response

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.

Les Levi

Chief Operating Officer


07/10/2019

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