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

FRN:
0021232889
File Number:
0000078431
Submit Date:
07/22/2019
Call Sign:
W50CH-D
Facility ID:
37238
City:
ALTON
State:
IL
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/22/2019
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

LIBERTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.

Doing Business As: LIBERTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.

Fred Church

PO Box 1044

PO Box 1044

ALTON, IL 62002

United States

+1 (618) 530-8815

fredchurch37@gmail.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Michael Couzens

Attorney at Law

Michael Couzens Law Office

6536 Telegraph Avenue, Suite B201

Oakland, CA 94609

United States

+1 (510) 658-7654

cuz@well.com

Legal Representative

Kevin T. Fisher

Engineering Consultant

Smith and Fisher

Kevin T. Fisher

SMITH AND FISHER, LLC

4791 Wintergreen Court

Woodbridge, VA 22192

United States

+1 (703) 505-1751

kevin@smithandfisher.com

Technical Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network GEB
Nielsen DMA St. Louis
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 13.5
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 999.0
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: 39.5
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(7)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 7) Response
Program Title Superbook
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 930 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 2 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Main Channel. Kids Like You educates and informs children of all ages about everyday life situations. This program challenges children and teaches them how to process difficult life events and find appropriate solutions.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 7) Response
Program Title Donkey Ollie (28.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday - Friday 7:30AM
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. Main Channel. Mouse in the House is a science series that educates children about scientific concepts by introducing them to science and math by exploring fundamental principles such as gravity, pressure, kinetics and magnetic fields by conducting science experiments in an integrated and entertaining way. It is produced using a combination of 3D animation and live footage.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 7) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey (28.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:00 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 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Main Channel. Adventures in Odyssey presents exciting entertainment that brings moral and Biblical principles to Life. Set in the small town of Odyssey, the stories range from comedy to suspense, and from romance to mystery. The show's memorable fun characters and situations are designed to ignite the imaginations of children and tweens while captivating the attention of the entire family.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 7) Response
Program Title KICKS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:00 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 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Main. The content of KICKS Club teaches children morals, character, problem solving abilities, commitment to their faith and answers to various questions they may be struggling with in decision making. It teaches children the Word Of God (The Bible) and how it applies to them in a personal way. KICKS Club also emphasizes patriotism, love for America and the flag, and provides educational material through their "Celebrate America" shows. These shows educate about the history of America and why it is important to support the country. They learn what it is to be a good American. KICKS Club also encourages a love of music and a joy for family involvement. Chimbombin is one of El Salvador's most loved children's TV host and it is filmed on location at different schools or on set in front of a live audience. Teaching good habits.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 7) Response
Program Title Drive Thru History
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 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. Drive Thru History with Dave Stotts is a fun, fast-paced, content-rich history show that speeds through ancient civilizations, the Holy Land, and the founding of America, allowing the viewer to experience the people, places, and events that shaped our world and the Christian faith.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 7) Response
Program Title Adventures in Dry Gulch (28.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:30 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 2 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Main Channel. Set in the 1870's town of Dry Gulch, "Adventures in Dry Gulch" provides an entertaining look at the struggles and mishaps of Gospel Bill and the Dry Gulch gang. The stories are modern day parables providing children with examples of how the principles of the Bible can be applied to everyday lives.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 7) Response
Program Title NASA-X (28.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 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. Main Channel. NASA-X is a new NASA television program that follows innovative new technologies, as well as the NASA scientists, researchers and engineers who are putting them to work for us. One program has NASA personnel conducting a variety of tests on exciting new aircraft designs that are in early stages of development. Another deals with cutting edge research with battery and fuel cells combined with new solar electric power that is revolutionizing how man and machine will travel space.
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 Fred Church
Address 3401 Fosterburg Road
City Alton
State IL
Zip 62002
Telephone Number (618) 465-4000
Email Address fredchurch37@gmail.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. In reference to the broadcast of the same programming on the analog and the digital channel both, Licensee asserts that there is no analog channel and that the programming is digital-only, as indicated.

Other Matters (7)

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Other Matters (1 of 7) Response
Program Title Donkey Ollie (28.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Main Channel. Donkey Ollie highlights stories that follow the life of a donkey named Ollie who learns about basic human virtues through his adventures and trials as he travels the ancient world. Each story features Biblical events.
Other Matters (2 of 7) Response
Program Title Drive Thru History
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10 AM
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. Drive Thru History with Dave Stotts is a fun, fast-paced, content-rich history show that speeds through ancient civilizations, the Holy Land, and the founding of America, allowing the viewer to experience the people, places, and events that shaped our world and the Christian faith.
Other Matters (3 of 7) Response
Program Title Superbook
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Main. Kid Like You educates and informs children of all ages about everyday situations. Kids Like You will test your children and teach them about everyday problems and how to deal with them.
Other Matters (4 of 7) Response
Program Title Adventures in Dry Gulch (28.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Main. Set in the 1870's town of Dry Gulch, the show gives an entertaining look at the struggles and mishaps of Gospel Bill and the Dry Gulch gang. The stories are modern day parables providing children with examples of how the principles of the Bible can be applied to their everyday lives.
Other Matters (5 of 7) Response
Program Title Kick's Club (28.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Main. The content of KICKS Club teaches children morals, character, problem solving abilities, commitment to their faith and answers to various questions they may be struggling with in decision making. It teaches children the Word Of God (The Bible) and how it applies to them in a personal way. KICKS Club also emphasizes patriotism, love for America and the flag, and provides educational material through their "Celebrate America" shows. These shows educate about the history of America and why it is important to support the country. They learn what it is to be a good American. KICKS Club also encourages a love of music and a joy for family involvement. Chimbombin is one of El Salvador's most loved children's TV host and it is filmed on location at different schools or on set in front of a live audience. Teaching good habits.
Other Matters (6 of 7) Response
Program Title NASA - X (28.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9 AM
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. Main Channel. NASA-X is a new NASA television program that follows innovative new technologies, as well as the NASA scientists, researchers and engineers who are putting them to work for us. One program has NASA personnel conducting a variety of tests on exciting new aircraft designs that are in early stages of development. Another deals with cutting edge research with battery and fuel cells combined with new solar electric power that is revolutionizing how man and machine will travel space.
Other Matters (7 of 7) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey (28.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:00 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Main Channel. Adventures in Odyssey presents exciting entertainment that brings moral and Biblical principles to Life. Set in the small town of Odyssey, the stories range from comedy to suspense, and from romance to mystery. The show's memorable fun characters and situations are designed to ignite the imaginations of children and tweens while captivating the attention of the entire family.

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.

Fred Church , Church .

President


07/22/2019

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