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

FRN:
0002161107
File Number:
0000019497
Submit Date:
01/04/2017
Call Sign:
WCWJ
Facility ID:
29712
City:
JACKSONVILLE
State:
FL
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/04/2017
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2016

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? Yes

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

NEXSTAR BROADCASTING, INC.

Doing Business As: WCWJ

Elizabeth Ryder

545 E. JOHN CARPENTER FREEWAY

SUITE 700

IRVING, TX 75062

United States

+1 (972) 373-8800

eryder@nexstar.tv

Company

Contact Representatives (1)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Elizabeth Ryder

General Counsel

Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.

545 E John Carpenter Freeway

Suite 700

Irving, TX 75062

United States

+1 (972) 373-8800

eryder@nexstar.tv

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network CW/Bounce
Nielsen DMA Jacksonville
Web Home Page Address http://www.yourjax.com

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 5.77
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 168.0
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: 3.08
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(12)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 12) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue (WCWJ 17.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday 7:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program shows real life in-the-field experiences of professional and ordinary people taking care of, treating, and helping various animals. It exhibits good social responsibility and promotes strong personal and community values. It also includes 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 (2 of 12) Response
Program Title Everyday Health (Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:00p, 12:30p
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Everyday Health is a series that uniquely raises awareness to help fight obesity, raise self- esteem, establish physical fitness habits and prevent negative health choices.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 12) Response
Program Title Made In Hollywood: Teen Edition (WCWJ 17.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday 7:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program has segments that cover Animation, Producing & Directing to Costume Design, and Casting and Composing. It introduces its audience to behind-the-scenes flimmaking, special effects techniques, and career opportunites focusing on the creative, technical and artistic skills of the motion picture and television industries.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 12) Response
Program Title Biz Kid$ (WCWJ 17.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 7:00a
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. Biz Kid$ focuses on financial literacy and entrepreneurship for teens. Using a mix of strong financial education tools, dynamic sketch comedy, and inspiring true stories of young entrepreneurs, Biz Kid$ provides important information for future success. Each episode features math, language arts, and social studies as well as teaching teens about money and business.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 12) Response
Program Title Culture Click (Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11:00a
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. Culture Click is an interactive journey that evokes curiosity about our world, by exploring the genesis and reasons behind cultural events that permeate our everyday lives. Host Nzinga Black opens each week with a list of what's trending on the web, which serves as a jumping-off point for a deep-dive into the culture that shapes us.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 12) Response
Program Title Rescue Me With Dr. Lisa (CW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Rescue Me with Dr. Lisa educates and informs the audience about canine adoption and creating healthy environments for dogs. Each episode will feature Dr. Lisa Chimes matching orphaned and abandoned animals with loving new homes, and will teach teen viewers how to be responsible pet owners and maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle for both family and pet. The show will take viewers on an experience to witness firsthand these heartwarming stories about pets and their chance for a new life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 12) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol (CW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:00a, 7:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 28
Total times aired 28
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. Calling Dr. Pol is a weekly half-hour series that explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Designed to educate and inform viewers aged 13-16 and the entire family this inspiring series invites viewers to share in the experiences of Dr. Pol. An enthusiastic and naturally-inclined and well-rounded scholar, Dr. Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his family and veterinary staff also care for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will have a chance to understand the challenges and rewards of this fulfilling profession and learn that the work doesn't end at the clinic; Dr. Pol often takes his talents to the road by helping sick or injured animals on neighboring farms and ranches. With the added benefit of Dr. Pol's expert analysis and on-screen factoids, viewers will have the opportunity to learn about the biology and behavior of various domesticated animals and livestock. Unstoppable and unflappable, this Doc is a legend in the community and provides an entertaining view of the veterinary profession.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 12) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas (WCWJ 17.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesday 7:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This show explores the world of animal wildlife, promoting a better understanding of how various animal species live and what they need to survive. The viewer gets to see where animals live, how they eat, how the family unit operates, and what threatens and supports its survival.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 12) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (WCWJ 17.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 7:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This show showcases dogs and dog lovers of all types providing valuable information about canine heath, training, grooming and overall dog care. It includes dog safety and care tips, and lessons on the responsibility of owning a dog.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 12) Response
Program Title All In With Laila Ali (Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:00a, 10:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 28
Total times aired 28
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. All In with Laila Ali is series that delves into the world of sports, culture, travel, and adventure. Developed and produced for viewers aged 13 to 16, each week host Laila Ali profiles inspirational people and showcases their extraordinary achievements.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 12) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition (CW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:30a, 9:00a, 9:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 42
Total times aired 42
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. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover the how to be a responsible pet owner.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 12) Response
Program Title Animal Tails (Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This weekly series highlights various features of the animal kingdom, from household pets to exotic wildlife. Animal lovers of all ages learn about the different creatures of our planet in this informative yet entertaining program.
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 Tommy Riggins
Address 9117 Hogan Road
City Jacksonville
State FL
Zip 32216
Telephone Number (904) 646-5073
Email Address triggins@yourjax.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. DUE TO A TECHNICAL ERROR, 12.5 HOURS OF BOUNCE NETWORK PROGRAMMING THAT AIRED BETWEEN 09-10-16 AND 10-15-16 DID NOT CONTAIN THE EI SYMBOL. THE TECHNICAL ISSUE HAS SINCE BEEN RESOLVED, AND, WITH ONE EXCEPTION ON 11-05-16, ALL REGULARLY SCHEDULED BOUNCE EI PROGRAMMING HAS INCLUDED THE EI SYMBOL AS OF 10-22-16. BOUNCE ESTABLISHED NEW PROCESSES TO ENSURE THAT THIS ISSUE DOES NOT RECUR. TO ADDRESS ANY POSSIBLE CONCERNS ABOUT COMPLIANCE WITH FCC REQUIREMENTS FOR EI PROGRAMMING, BOUNCE REBROADCAST THE 12.5 HOURS OF EI PROGRAMMING THAT ORIGINALLY AIRED WITHOUT THE EI SYMBOL, FOR A TOTAL OF 12.5 HOURS OF EI PROGRAMMING IN ADDITION TO BOUNCES REGULARLY SCHEDULED EI PROGRAMMING. SEE ATTACHED BOUNCE MAKE UP BROADCASTS ATTACHMENT. THE FCC STAFF WAS NOTIFIED OF THE ERROR AND THE STEPS TAKEN TO RESOLVE THE ERROR.

Other Matters (11)

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Other Matters (1 of 11) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (WCWJ 17.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 7:00a
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 show showcases dogs and dog lovers of all types providing valuble information about canine heath, traing, grooming and overall dog care. Including dog safety and care tips, and lessons on the responsibility of owning a dog.
Other Matters (2 of 11) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue (WCWJ 17.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday 7:00a
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 program shows real life in-the-field experiences of professional and ordinary people taking care of, treating, and helping various animals. It exhibits good social responsibility and promotes strong personal and community values. It also includes safety tips and information about various animals and their habitats.
Other Matters (3 of 11) Response
Program Title Made In Hollywood: Teen Edition (WCWJ 17.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday 7:00a
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 program has segments that cover Animation, Producing & Directing to Costume Design, and Casting and Composing. It introduces its audience to behind-the-scenes flimmaking, special effects techniques, and career opportunites focusing on the creative, technical and artistic skills of the motion picture and television industries.
Other Matters (4 of 11) Response
Program Title All In with Laila Ali (Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10:00a, 10:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. All In with Laila Ali is series that delves into the world of sports, culture, travel, and adventure. Developed and produced for viewers aged 13 to 16, each week host Laila Ali profiles inspirational people and showcases their extraordinary achievements.
Other Matters (5 of 11) Response
Program Title Biz Kid$ (WCWJ 17.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 7:00a
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. Biz Kid$ focuses on financial literacy and entrepreneurship for teens. Using a mix of strong financial education tools, dynamic sketch comedy, and inspiring true stories of young entrepreneurs, Biz Kid$ provides important information for future success. Each episode features math, language arts, and social studies as well as teaching teens about money and business.
Other Matters (6 of 11) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol (CW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:00a, 7:30a
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. Calling Dr. Pol is a weekly half-hour series that explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Designed to educate and inform viewers aged 13-16 and the entire family this inspiring series invites viewers to share in the experiences of Dr. Pol. An enthusiastic and naturally-inclined and well-rounded scholar, Dr. Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his family and veterinary staff also care for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will have a chance to understand the challenges and rewards of this fulfilling profession and learn that the work doesn't end at the clinic. Dr. Pol often takes his talents to the road by helping sick or injured animals on neighboring farms and ranches.
Other Matters (7 of 11) Response
Program Title Culture Click (Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11:00a
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. Culture Click is an interactive journey that evokes curiosity about our world, by exploring the genesis and reasons behind cultural events that permeate our everyday lives. Host Nzinga Black opens each week with a list of what's trending on the web, which serves as a jumping-off point for a deep-dive into the culture that shapes us.
Other Matters (8 of 11) Response
Program Title Animal Tails (Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11:30a
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 weekly series highlights various features of the animal kingdom, from household pets to exotic wildlife. Animal lovers of all ages learn about the different creatures of our planet in this informative yet entertaining program.
Other Matters (9 of 11) Response
Program Title Everyday Health (Bounce)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 12:00p, 12:30p
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. Everyday Health is a series that uniquely raises awareness to help fight obesity, raise self- esteem, establish physical fitness habits and prevent negative health choices.
Other Matters (10 of 11) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas (WCWJ 17.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesday 7:00a
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 show explores the world of animal wildlife, promoting a better understanding of how various animal species live and what they need to survive. The viewer gets to see where animals live, how they eat, how the family unit operates, and what threatens and supports its survival.
Other Matters (11 of 11) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition (CW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:30a, 9:00a, 9:30a, 10:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. From Chihuahuas to Great Danes, no job is too big (or small) for Cesar. Viewers will have the chance to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover the how to be a responsible pet owner.

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.

Thomas Riggins

Programming Coordinator


01/04/2017

Attachments

File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description Upload Status
Bounce EI Make Up Broadcasts.pdf Applicant All Purpose Done with Virus Scan and/or Conversion