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

FRN:
0003739364
File Number:
0000084832
Submit Date:
10/08/2019
Call Sign:
WPCB-TV
Facility ID:
13924
City:
GREENSBURG
State:
PA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/08/2019
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

CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.

Doing Business As: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.

Steve Johnson

1 SIGNAL HILL DRIVE

WALL, PA 15148

United States

+1 (412) 824-3930

ctvnfcc@ctvn.org

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Joseph C. Chautin, III , Attorney at Law .

FCC Counsel

HARDY, CAREY, CHAUTIN & BALKIN, LLP

1080 WEST CAUSEWAY APPROACH

MANDEVILLE, LA 70471

United States

+1 (985) 629-0777

jchautin@hardycarey.com

Legal Representative

W. Jeffrey Reynolds

Technical Consultant

du Treil, Lundin & Rackley, Inc.

3135 Southgate Circle

Sarasota, FL 34239

United States

+1 (941) 329-6000

JEFF@DLR.COM

Technical Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA Pittsburgh
Web Home Page Address http://www.ctvn.org

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 18.0
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 3.0
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: 3.0
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(16)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 16) Response
Program Title DOOLEY & PALS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Ch 40.1 Mon @ 4PM; Sat @ 8AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
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 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dooley, the friendly alien, and his friends land in a backyard on earth. Children show him around and teach him about the value of friends and family. This program is meant to teach morals values and educational basics.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 16) Response
Program Title WHADDYADO
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. @ 10AM & 10:30AM on 40.4 only (Started 5/11/19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
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. Whaddyado is a program that exposes young teens to real life situations. The reenactments give the audience the opportunity to develop important life-saving skills by exposing them to perilous situations that have actually occurred. Using interviews with participants and instruction from experts, teenagers are shown what the proper reaction should be if they are faced with a similar situation.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 16) Response
Program Title SUGAR CREEK GANG
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled CH 40.1 WED @ 4PM; SAT. @ 9AM; CH 40.6 FRI @ 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 33
Total times aired 33
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 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Sugar Creek Gang is based on a series of books by Paul Hutchens that chronicles the adventures of a group of kids from Sugar Creek. The program is entertaining while engaging kids in learning life lessons and morals from a biblical perspective.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 16) Response
Program Title BJ'S TEDDY BEAR CLUB
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled CH 40.1 Thur. @ 4PM; Sat. @ 8:30AM; CH 40.6 Wed @ 7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 33
Total times aired 33
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 3 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The star of the show is Bearsheba J. Bear who takes the children on a great journey through the Bible. At the same time, kids learn their colors, letters, and numbers.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 16) Response
Program Title GETTING GREEN
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat.@ 11AM & 11:30AM (Airs only on 40.2 - Started 5/11/19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
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. Getting Green is a series that explores our global environment and promotes responsible behavior that helps to both protect that environment and save energy costs. The program also shows how teenagers can become green in their daily lives., learning from environmental experts, celebrity guests, and ordinary people showing how green living is practical and affordable.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 16) Response
Program Title DR. WONDERS WORKSHOP
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled CH 40.1 Wed @ 4:30PM; Sat @ 7AM (ends 8/31/19); CH 40.6 - Wed @ 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 31
Total times aired 31
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dr. Wonder's and his crew sharing life-changing truths from a Christian perspective with all children in English and in sign language.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 16) Response
Program Title COWBOY DAN'S FRONTIER
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled (Start 9/3/19) Tue at 4PM; Sat at 7AM
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 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Cowboy Dan's interaction with children helps them to understand changes in their lives. With music and stories, he conveys the importance of learning new things everyday, and teaches kids how to have adults as friends too. He and his horse Biscuit share life lessons in a way that kids can understand.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 16) Response
Program Title EVERYDAY HEALTH
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat.@11AM & 11:30AM (Airs only on 40.3-(Start Date 5/11/19))
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
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 miniseries raises awareness to help fight obesity, raise self-esteem, establish physical fitness habits and prevent negative health choices. An inspirational program about people who confront challenges by taking control. Through captivating storytelling, Everyday Health reports on amazing teens and other selfless Americans who are "paying it forward" with good will and new ideas that will inspire other teens to take action.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 16) Response
Program Title ADVENTURES IN ODYSSEY
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled CH 40.1 - Thur. @ 4:30PM; CH 40.6-Fri @ 7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
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 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animated children's stories taking place in the small town of Odyssey. With restoration and new beginnings taking center stage as the folks in Odyssey learn about relationships, friendship, and compassion that build moral character and teach important lessons.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 16) Response
Program Title DOGS WITH JOBS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat.@ 11AM, 11:30AM, 12PM, and 12:30PM on 40.4 only
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 44
Total times aired 44
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. Dogs With Jobs consists of two to three vignettes on individual dogs from around the world. The family friendly series has featured service dogs, search and rescue dogs, police dogs, herding dogs, and others, illustrating dogs on the job including stories of their rescue, training and relationships with owners and handlers.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 16) Response
Program Title GAME CHANGERS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun.@ 10AM & 10:30AM (Airs only on 40.3 - Started 5/12/19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
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. Game Changers, hosted by Kevin Frazier, takes viewers behind the scenes with professional athletes who use their public image to make positive changes in the lives of people in need.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 16) Response
Program Title YOUNG EXPLORERS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled CH 40.1 Fri. @ 4:30PM; Tue at 4PM (end 8/27/19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 19
Total times aired 19
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 10 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Filmmaker Tim Mahoney takes viewers on an investigation of the amazing evidence that matches the Bible. He also has the "Exploration Chamber" - a holographic space that lets young explorers talk with real archaeologists and explore the ancient locations in Egypt and Israel where the events of the Exodus actually happened.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 16) Response
Program Title SHEEP SNACKS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled CH 40.1 Mon. @ 4:30PM; Sat.@ 7:30AM; CH 40.6 -Mon.@ 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 33
Total times aired 33
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A collection of God stories, ponderings, and parables cooked up to "feed the flock." Episodes encourage communication between parents and children on a variety of issues, and teaches how to better open conversation about God within the family unit.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 16) Response
Program Title DONKEY OLLIE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled CH 40.1 Fri.@ 4PM; Tue. @ 4:30PM; CH 40.6 Mon. @ 7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 32
Total times aired 32
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Donkey Ollie, the little white donkey with lots of courage, who with his friends has many adventures and learns important lessons along the way.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 16) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE: AMAZING STORIES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat.@ 12N & 12:30PM (Airs only on 40.2 - Started 5/11/19)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
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 reality series showcases amazing stories of actual rescues of all types of animals, and focusing on dedicated individuals doing their best to care for and protect pets. The series highlights the courageous and loving people around the world who help sick, injured, or abused animals. Each episode instructs children on the proper care of animals and provides safety tips for caring for all kinds of creatures in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 16) Response
Program Title ANIMAL TAILS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat.@ 10AM & 10:30AM (Airs only on 40.3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
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 Tails is an educational, studio-based variety show hosted by Mark Curry. The program investigates animals of all sizes from all sorts of locations. From uncovering the unique ways different animals communicate with each other to discovering how police teams train their canine partners, Animal Tails provides a unique and educational experience for children and their parents.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 1) Response
Program Title Consumed by the Call
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturday @ 3AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 11
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 12 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Host Ron Luce addresses teens about issues they face in today's society.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

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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 Mary Anne Zulisky
Address 1 Signal Hill Drive
City Wall
State PA
Zip 15148
Telephone Number (412) 824-3930
Email Address mzulisky@ctvn.org
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. All children's programs on WPCB 40.1 & 40.2 are produced from a biblical worldview. The programs are designed to teach morals, Christian values, to be educational in fundamental learning skills, help with problem solving and social interactions, to be encouraging, uplifting, and entertaining. Dr. Wonder's Workshop is in sign-language for hearing impaired children, and is narrated for hearing children.

Other Matters (1)

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Other Matters (1 of 1) Response
Program Title Torchlighters
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tue.@4:30PM; Sat@9AM
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. Animated stories of children's heroes from Christian History Institute. Each episode highlights another unique educational story of a true-life hero from Christian history.

Certification

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The undersigned certifies that he or she is (a) the party filing the Children's Television Programming, or an officer, director, member, partner, trustee, authorized employee, or other individual or duly elected or appointed official who is authorized to sign on behalf of the party filing the Children's Television Programming; or (b) an attorney qualified to practice before the Commission under 47 C.F.R. Section 1.23(a), who is authorized to represent the party filing the Children's Television Programming, and who further certifies that he or she has read the document; that to the best of his or her knowledge, information,and belief there is good ground to support it; and that it is not interposed for delay.

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

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

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

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

Mary Anne Zulisky

Administrative Assistant to COO


10/08/2019

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