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

FRN:
0002538445
File Number:
0000085764
Submit Date:
10/10/2019
Call Sign:
WPXT
Facility ID:
53065
City:
PORTLAND
State:
ME
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/10/2019
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third 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

HEARST PROPERTIES INC.

Doing Business As: HEARST PROPERTIES INC.

PO Box 1800

Raleigh, NC 27602

United States

+1 (919) 839-0300

shartzell@brookspierce.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Joseph M. Davis , P.E. .

Consulting Engineer

Chesapeake RF Consultants, LLC

207 Old Dominion Road

Yorktown, VA 23692

United States

+1 (703) 650-9600

Joseph.Davis@RF-consultants.com

Technical Representative

Stephen Hartzell

Brooks, Pierce et al.

150 Fayetteville Street

Suite 1700

Raleigh, NC 27601

United States

+1 (919) 839-0300

shartzell@brookspierce.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network CW, Heroes & Icons, Escape
Nielsen DMA Portland-Auburn
Web Home Page Address https://www.wmtw.com/cw

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 4.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 336.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 6.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(20)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 20) Response
Program Title BETTER PLANET TV_ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 10:30AM-11:00AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Better Planet explores the importance of learning about our environment and ways to improve the quality of life for everyone in the world. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 20) Response
Program Title MISSING_ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 12:30 PM-1:00 PM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Missing profiles the cases of missing children and adults and offers internet safety tips and an instructional message from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 20) Response
Program Title TRAVEL THRU HISTORY_ H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 9:00AM-9:30AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Travel Thru History is designed to spark interest and enthusiasm in teens and their families to learn about our country's rich and fascinating history. The series visits diverse locales across the U.S. from Las Vegas to Key West. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 20) Response
Program Title WELCOME HOME_ WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 9:30AM-10:00AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Hosts Rob and Treger Starberg run a non profit dedicated to helping deserving families in transition by turning their house into a home and changing lives along the way. Each episode, we meet a family emerging from difficult circumstances as they finally move into a new living space to call their own. To help the family with their fresh start, Treger, Rob and a dedicated team of designers and volunteers will transform the familys fare house into a warm home by using goods and services donated by people in the community. The new home will provide much needed stability to meet the familys specific needs, stimulate their interests, and promote their goals. Welcome Home will teach viewers the importance of giving back in their communities, to never give up when faced with a tough situation, and gratitude for the basic living necessities that we often take for granted. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 20) Response
Program Title SKOOLED_ H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 9 :30AM-10:00AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Skooled features teenage students and classroom teachers trading roles with each other. The series explores a unique perspective, students teaching teachers. Both students and teachers better understand what it means to be the other. The students prepare lessons for their teachers and discuss as a group the appropriate grade for each teacher. The teen students learn how difficult it is for teachers today while teachers get a lesson in being students. This unusual role reversal teaches kids and adults important differences and each episode addresses concerns each has with the other. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 20) Response
Program Title SAFARI_H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 11:30AM-12:00PM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Core programming in the areas of global ecology, wildlife biology and species conservation and preservation. Emmy award-winning host and wildlife expert John Ross travels to the farthest reaches of the world to bring the viewers face to face with some of the planets most interesting animals. Safari offers a dynamic television experience for teens - with the exciting experience of exploring the fascinating world of wildlife and at the same time discovering what needs to be done to protect the animals and their habitat so that they can live on in the wild. Various age-appropriate global wildlife and ecology issues are introduced to the viewing audience with in-depth and thoughtful explanations. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 20) Response
Program Title WILD WONDERS_ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 12:00PM-12:30PM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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 Wonders is a weekly half-hour reality series allowing teen viewers to become familiar with various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on various critters and examines their differences. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 20) Response
Program Title THE WILDLIFE DOCS_WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 8:30AM-9:00AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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 veterinary staff at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay as they care for over 2,000 animals. From nutrition to treatments, xrays to surgery, preventive care to emergencies, this educational and informational program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of our veterinary team. Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the variety of procedures in the field of animal care, all while learning about the different species of animals featured. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 20) Response
Program Title MAKE TV_ H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 10:00AM - 10:30AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Make TV is a weekly series showing how people transform ordinary junk into amazing creations. While introducing a whole new generation of makers, the program features extraordinary individuals developing extraordinary things. From Tesla coils to t-shirt cannons, from cigar-box guitars to giant video projectors, imagination is turned into reality! Teen viewers get to see practical math, science, technology and engineering concepts combined to create incredible new inventions. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 20) Response
Program Title WALKING WILD_ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 11:30AM-12:00PM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Walking Wild is a weekly half-hour reality series showcasing various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who look after these spectacular critters. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 20) Response
Program Title CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S ANIMAL TALES_ WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 10:00AM-10:30AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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 Animal Tales is a live action, half-hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children ages 13 to 16. 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 teach viewers to honor the unconditional bond between people and their pets, and how animals change lives. Viewers will learn some of the responsibilities that come with caring for our four legged friends. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 20) Response
Program Title THIS OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL_WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 9:00AM-9:30AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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, hosted by Kevin O'Connor, is a celebration of craftsmanship, vocational education, and excellence in the field of home improvement. This series follows two residential construction projects and offers viewers a master class in building methods and disciplines through step-by-step instructions demonstrated by the industry's leaders. Exploring everything from architecture, engineering and carpentry to plumbing, masonry and landscaping design, This Old House: Trade School will provide insight into the tricks of the trade from experts and professionals, as they renovate and restore America's homes from top to bottom. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 20) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS_ WPXT 51.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 9:30AM-10:00AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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 mission of Teen Kids News is to produce a weekly news program that provides information and news to kids in a manner that is education as well as highly entertaining. It is designed to appeal to the audience on its own level. The focus of the program is young people, always letting them tell their stories in their own words. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 20) Response
Program Title BETTER PLANET TV_ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 11:00AM-11:30AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Better Planet explores the importance of learning about our environment and ways to improve the quality of life for everyone in the world. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 20) Response
Program Title WONDERAMA_WPXT 51.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 7:30AM-8:00AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Once again WONDERAMA will deliver to teens their world, their way through a totally interactive and immersive experience. WONDERAMA's general educational mission is to create a program environment that promotes the growth and development of teens. WONDERAMA will focus on subject categories in support of the overarching construct experience- STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics), Culinary Skills, Financial Literacy, Community Involvement and the Performing Arts. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 20) Response
Program Title READY, SET, PET_WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 8:00AM-8:30AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Hosted by Phil Torres, this series will educate and inform teens and their families about pet adoption, responsible pet ownership, and the importance of a green space for pets. Each episode, Phil will guide a family through the pet adoption process after careful look at their unique situation to help them make an informed decision in finding the right pet for their lifestyle. While the family visits local shelters and rescues, experts revitalize their outdoor space to make a safe and eco friendly home for their new pet. In the end, viewers will see family members overcome their disagreements and make the tough decision on which pet will join the family. Ready, Set, Pet will teach viewers that thoughtful preparation is key when learning to care for an animals needs. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 20) Response
Program Title MISSING_ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 10:00AM-10:30AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Missing profiles the cases of missing children and adults and offers internet safety tips and an instructional message from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 20) Response
Program Title WALKING WILD_ H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 10:30AM - 11:00AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Reality series showcasing various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who look after these spectacular critters. The program also gives teen viewers a unique up close examination of each wild animal. In one episode, viewers explore the life patterns of elephants and the key to their longevity. Another episode focuses on Galapagos turtles and how they manage to survive. Walking Wild is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 20) Response
Program Title SAFARI_H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 11:00AM - 11:30AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Core programming in the areas of global ecology, wildlife biology and species conservation and preservation. Emmy award-winning host and wildlife expert John Ross travels to the farthest reaches of the world to bring the viewers face to face with some of the planets most interesting animals. Safari offers a dynamic television experience for teens - with the exciting experience of exploring the fascinating world of wildlife and at the same time discovering what needs to be done to protect the animals and their habitat so that they can live on in the wild. Various age-appropriate global wildlife and ecology issues are introduced to the viewing audience with in-depth and thoughtful explanations. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 20) Response
Program Title DID I MENTION INVENTION?_ WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10:30AM-11:00AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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 shining a light on inspiration from around the United States and in some cases, around the world. Viewers will learn about innovators young and old, what it takes to bring their vision to life, and little known facts about the history and process of invention and innovation. Did I Mention Invention? will ignite a spark within the hearts and minds of audiences, encouraging viewers to try their own hand at creating something new. MAIN DIGITAL 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 Stefanie Robinson
Address 4 Ledgeview Drive
City Westbrook
State ME
Zip 04092
Telephone Number (207) 835-3771
Email Address srobinson@hearst.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. CW's E/I programming lineup is changing. On Sunday, July 7, 2019 Heroes and Icons was off the air from 9 am to 9:15 am due to a technical problem. As of September 30, 2019, WPXT's .3 channel will be rebranded from Escape Network to what will be known as Court TV Mystery.

Other Matters (20)

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Other Matters (1 of 20) Response
Program Title WALKING WILD_ H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 10:00AM-10:30AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Reality series showcasing various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who look after these spectacular critters. The program also gives teen viewers a unique up close examination of each wild animal. In one episode, viewers explore the life patterns of elephants and the key to their longevity. Another episode focuses on Galapagos turtles and how they manage to survive. Walking Wild is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Other Matters (2 of 20) Response
Program Title UNCAGED_ H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 10:30AM-11:00AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Uncaged is a weekly half-hour series that educates and entertains the entire family. We go right into the natural habitats of polar bears, exotic monkeys, penguins, bald eagles, and grizzly bears as we tour the globe to witness wildlife as its meant to be. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Other Matters (3 of 20) Response
Program Title DID I MENTION INVENTION? _WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 10:30AM - 11:00AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
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 shining a light on inspiration from around the United States and in some cases, around the world. Viewers will learn about innovators young and old, what it takes to bring their vision to life, and little known facts about the history and process of invention and innovation. Did I Mention Invention? will ignite a spark within the hearts and minds of audiences, encouraging viewers to try their own hand at creating something new. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (4 of 20) Response
Program Title CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES_H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 9:00AM-9:30AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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 Hidden Heroes, hosted by Brooke Burke-Charvet, is a television series developed for teens in which each episode reveals everyday people showing compassion and kindness towards strangers simply out of the goodness of their hearts. They are not looking for recognition, but we believe their amazing stories deserve to be told. Viewers will learn that volunteering, philanthropy and giving back to the community are within everyone's reach. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (5 of 20) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD_WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 8:30AM-9:00AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Jack Hanna's Into the Wild takes viewers on excursions around the world through the eyes of America's most beloved animal adventurer and his family. More than just a collection of animal escapades, Into the Wild provides insight into the protection and conservation of some of our planet's most precious and endangered species. Into the Wild is unscripted and action packed - it takes you on a raucous ride, leaving you with a renewed appreciation for all creatures, great and small. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (6 of 20) Response
Program Title WONDERAMA_WPXT 51.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 7:30AM-8:00AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Once again WONDERAMA will deliver to teens their world, their way through a totally interactive and immersive experience. WONDERAMAs general educational mission is to create a program environment that promotes the growth and development of teens. WONDERAMA will focus on subject categories in support of the overarching construct experience- STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics), Culinary Skills, Financial Literacy, Community Involvement and the Performing Arts. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (7 of 20) Response
Program Title BETTER PLANET TV_ ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 10:30AM-11:00AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Better Planet explores the importance of learning about our environment and ways to improve the quality of life for everyone in the world. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (8 of 20) Response
Program Title THIS OLD HOUSE: TRADE SCHOOL _WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATUDAYS 9:30AM-10:00AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
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, hosted by Kevin O'Connor, is a celebration of craftsmanship, vocational education, and excellence in the field of home improvement. This series follows two residential construction projects and offers viewers a master class in building methods and disciplines through step-by-step instructions demonstrated by the industry's leaders. Exploring everything from architecture, engineering and carpentry to plumbing, masonry and landscaping design, This Old House: Trade School will provide insight into the tricks of the trade from experts and professionals, as they renovate and restore America's homes from top to bottom. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (9 of 20) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD_WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 8:00AM-8:30AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Jack Hanna's Into the Wild takes viewers on excursions around the world through the eyes of America's most beloved animal adventurer and his family. More than just a collection of animal escapades, Into the Wild provides insight into the protection and conservation of some of our planet's most precious and endangered species. Into the Wild is unscripted and action packed - it takes you on a raucous ride, leaving you with a renewed appreciation for all creatures, great and small. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (10 of 20) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD_WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 9:00AM-9:30AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Jack Hanna's Into the Wild takes viewers on excursions around the world through the eyes of America's most beloved animal adventurer and his family. More than just a collection of animal escapades, Into the Wild provides insight into the protection and conservation of some of our planet's most precious and endangered species. Into the Wild is unscripted and action packed - it takes you on a raucous ride, leaving you with a renewed appreciation for all creatures, great and small. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (11 of 20) Response
Program Title CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES_ H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 9:30AM-10:00AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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 Hidden Heroes, hosted by Brooke Burke-Charvet, is a television series developed for teens in which each episode reveals everyday people showing compassion and kindness towards strangers simply out of the goodness of their hearts. They are not looking for recognition, but we believe their amazing stories deserve to be told. Viewers will learn that volunteering, philanthropy and giving back to the community are within everyone's reach. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (12 of 20) Response
Program Title WALKING WILD_ ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 11:30AM-12:00PM ET. MULT-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Walking Wild is a weekly half-hour reality series showcasing various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who look after these spectacular critters. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (13 of 20) Response
Program Title BETTER PLANET TV_ ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 11:00AM-11:30AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Better Planet explores the importance of learning about our environment and ways to improve the quality of life for everyone in the world. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (14 of 20) Response
Program Title THE SCIENCE ZONE_H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 8:30AM - 9:00AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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 Science Zone is a weekly half hour series showcasing science stories in todays world. Each episode features topics from space exploration to plant biology to the latest in high technology advances. The series is aimed at young teenagers, seeking to enhance their scientific knowledge and encouraging them to seek further studies in scientific research. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
Other Matters (15 of 20) Response
Program Title CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S ANIMAL TALES _WPXT 51.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 10:00AM-10:30AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
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 is a live action, half-hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children ages 13 to 16. 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 teach viewers to honor the unconditional bond between people and their pets, and how animals change lives. Viewers will learn some of the responsibilities that come with caring for our four legged friends. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (16 of 20) Response
Program Title MISSING_ ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 12:30PM-1:00PM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Missing profiles the cases of missing children and adults and offers internet safety tips and an instructional message from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (17 of 20) Response
Program Title TRAVEL THRU HISTORY_H&I 51.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 8:00AM - 8:30AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Travel Thru History is designed to spark interest and enthusiasm in teens and their families to learn about our countrys rich and fascinating history. The series visits diverse locales across the U.S. from Las Vegas to Key West. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (18 of 20) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS_WPXT 51.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAYS 9:30AM - 10:00AM ET. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL
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 mission of Teen Kids News is to produce a weekly news program that provides information and news to kids in a manner that is education as well as highly entertaining. It is designed to appeal to the audience on its own level. The focus of the program is young people, always letting them tell their stories in their own words. MAIN DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (19 of 20) Response
Program Title MISSING_ ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 10:00AM-10:30AM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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. Missing profiles the cases of missing children and adults and offers internet safety tips and an instructional message from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.
Other Matters (20 of 20) Response
Program Title WILD WONDERS_ESCAPE 51.3
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 12:00PM-12:30PM ET. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL
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 Wonders is a weekly half-hour reality series allowing teen viewers to become familiar with various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on various critters and examines their differences. MULTI-CAST DIGITAL CHANNEL.

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General Manager


10/10/2019

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