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

FRN:
0003797305
File Number:
0000038918
Submit Date:
01/09/2018
Call Sign:
WNAB
Facility ID:
73310
City:
NASHVILLE
State:
TN
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/09/2018
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2017

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

NASHVILLE LICENSE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.

Doing Business As: NASHVILLE LICENSE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.

Dennis Breckey, Chief Operator

11400 WEST OLYMPIC BLVD.

SUITE 590

LOS ANGELES, CA 90064

United States

+1 (615) 512-5282

dbreckey@wnab.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Dennis Breckey

Station Manager / Chief Operator

WNAB/Nashville Broadcasting LP

631 Mainstream Dr.

Nashville, TN 37228

United States

+1 (615) 512-5282

dbreckey@wnab.com

Technical Representative

Henry Wendel , Esq .

FCC Counsel

Cooley LLP

1299 Pennsylvania Ave., NW

Suite 700

Washington, DC 20004

United States

+1 (202) 776-2943

hwendel@cooley.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network CW, STADIUM, CHARGE
Nielsen DMA Nashville
Web Home Page Address www.cw58.tv

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.5
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 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: 6.08
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(13)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 13) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV Sports (58.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 11:30 AM and 1:30 PM (on 58.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 27
Total times aired 28
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "DragonflyTV Sports" is a weekly half-hour series designed to meet the science educational needs of children ages 13-16. The program highlights children "doing" projects with real hands-on experience that demonstrates practical applications of math and the sciences in particular as they relate to individual sports or sporting activities. The program introduces young viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines within a particular sport and challenges their critical thinking and problem solving skills, while providing valuable information to promote finding answers. Each sports-related episode is engaging, entertaining and educational in structure, allowing children to discover and investigate science on their own. The program is closed-captioned for the hearing impaired and displays the "E/I" icon throughout each broadcast.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program DragonFly TV Sports
List date and time rescheduled 11/05/2017 02:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2017-11-05
Episode # 918
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (2 of 13) Response
Program Title This Old House: Trade School (58.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30 AM (on 58.1)
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 Old House: Trade School" is a program celebrating vocational education in the field of home improvement that follows two residential construction projects from beginning to end each week. Audiences learn step-by-step instructions in various building methods and in disciplines such as architecture, engineering, carpentry, plumbing, masonry, landscape design, general construction and many more. "This Old House: Trade School" also teaches viewers the "tricks of the trade" from host Kevin O'Connor as well as industry experts as they renovate and restore entire homes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 13) Response
Program Title Uncaged (58.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:00, 9:30 AM (on 58.3)
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. "Uncaged" is a weekly half-hour television series designed to educate children ages 13-16 about the animal kingdom. The series explores the natural habitats of polar bears, exotic primates, penguins, bald eagles, grizzly bears and more as it tours the globe to witness wildlife as it's meant to be... Uncaged.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 13) Response
Program Title Sports Stars of Tomorrow (58.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 12:30 PM (on 58.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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. "Sports Stars of Tomorrow" showcases the hard work and dedication required to be a true sports star. Chronicled are the trials and tribulations of young athletes as they strive to become top level performers in the sports arena. This program helps viewers realize that with hard work and determination, their goals in life and on the playing field are attainable. Key values such as dedication, discipline, commitment and community involvement are reinforced in each episode. The program also provides in-depth stories that reveal the important challenges and lessons that mold young athletes. Through these stories, viewers learn that while many desire greatness on the grand stage of competition, much can be learned through the journey that can make a significant difference throughout their lives
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Sports Stars of Tomorrow
List date and time rescheduled 11/05/2017 03:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2017-11-05
Episode # 1210
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (5 of 13) Response
Program Title Get Wild at the San Diego Zoo (58.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30 AM (on 58.3)
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. "Get Wild" is based at the world-famous San Diego Zoo and features notable animal experts teaching children about the living habits and unique behaviors of wild animals. Episode examples include learning how experts studying adult orangutans learn how they raise their young, and explanation of the habits and patterns of the Panda.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 13) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition (58.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8:00, 8:30, 9:00, 9:30 AM (on 58.1)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Total times aired 52
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. In this program, animal behaviorist Cesar Milan works to rehabilitate dogs with behavior problems. Viewers will become educated about canine training and creating a healthy environment for dogs. Millan goes directly into the homes of the dog owners and documents the transformations that occur. By offering suggestions to the owners to modify their own behaviors, Millan assists them to achieve responsible pet ownership and a balanced and natural relationship with their pets.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 13) Response
Program Title Sports Lab (58.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:00 AM, Sunday 10:00 AM (ended 10/1/17) on 58.3
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. "Sports Lab" is a weekly half-hour sports-science television series designed to meet the educational and informational objectives of the FCC's guidelines for children aged 13-16. Each episode is a fun, educational half hour for teens showcasing a wide range of sporting activities with the goal of helping younger teens better understand those activities by demonstrating the scientific principles behind them, giving them a greater understanding and appreciation of the how and the why we play. Whether it's determining the acceleration of a baseball off the striking surface of a bat or analyzing how different strides affect running speed, viewers get concrete examples of the scientific principles behind the sports we all enjoy playing and watching.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 13) Response
Program Title Wild World at the San Diego Zoo (58.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00 AM (on 58.3)
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. "Wild World" is a weekly half-hour reality series showcasing all types of wild animals at the world-famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique critters. The program also informs teen viewers about the habitats and key facts and statistics about each creature. Episodes also include stories about zoo enrichment programs that help foster natural behavior in the zoo residents. Whether it be following the details of the rhino's life cycle or understanding the eating habits of grizzly bears, "Wild World" is a series intended to educate and inform viewers all about life in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 13) Response
Program Title The Real Winning Edge (58.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 11:00AM, 1:00 PM (on 58.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 27
Total times aired 28
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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 Real Winning Edge is a weekly half-hour television series that meets the educational and informational objectives of the FCC's children's programming guidelines for children aged 13-16. This program highlights adolescents and young adults who are making the right choices when faced with tough decisions and significant challenges. Recognizing that young teens are likely to be influenced by celebrities, the series features role models from professional sports and entertainment industries, creating engagement, entertainment and education while presenting a powerful and positive message.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program The Real Winning Edge
List date and time rescheduled 11/05/2017 03:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2017-11-05
Episode # 718
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (10 of 13) Response
Program Title Future Phenoms (58.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 12:00 PM (on 58.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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. "Future Phenoms" takes viewers coast-to-coast and in-depth with the brightest young athletes in sports. The series profiles high-school athletes who have overcome personal adversity to pursue their dreams. The athletes are recognized for their classroom achievements as well as their contributions to extracurricular activities. The importance of dedication, discipline, commitment to academics and community involvement are spotlighted as a key parts of the young athletes' success. The stories strive to inspire viewers to pursue knowledge and a healthy, active lifestyle despite any personal challenges.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Future Phenoms
List date and time rescheduled 11/05/2017 04:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2017-11-05
Episode # 1210
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (11 of 13) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (58.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:00 AM (on 58.1)
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. Each episode of Dog Tales profiles a breed of dog; revealing its history, popularity and characteristics. Viewers will learn the difference between types of dogs and how those differences affect their lives. Viewers are shown families who own particular breeds, how they interact with their dogs, and how they are a valuable part of the family. Several canine experts explain the various dogs' needs, health, nutrition requirements, safety and care.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 13) Response
Program Title The Re-Inventors (58.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30 AM, Sunday 10:30 AM (ended 10/1/17) on 58.3
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. "The Re-Inventors" is a weekly half-hour science television series designed to meet the educational needs for children ages 13-16. Hosts Matt Hunter and Jeremy McPherson dig up original patent designs from history's lost inventions and then build and test them to see if they can make them work. From a snow annihilator from the 1930's to a Chinese dragon rocket over 600 years old to a solar-powered crematorium, Matt and Jeremy take young teens through the strange and entertaining world of invention. Each episode introduces viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges their critical thinking and problem-solving skills while providing valuable information to help them get the answers. Each episode is engaging, entertaining and educational.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 13) Response
Program Title Brain Games: Family Edition (58.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00 AM (on 58.1)
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. Brain Games: Family Edition is a weekly half-hour series that explores the fascinating components of the human brain and how they shape our perceptions and everyday lives. Host Jason Silva opens each episode with an exercise for the mind which will often leave viewers scratching their heads. These exercises serve as a jumping-off point for a deep dive into the reality of human perception and the fascinating ways that our brain functions. Each week the program will explore a variety of different topics including visual perception, memory, skill learning, decision making, and many more. Brain Games: Family Edition educates and inspires viewers by presenting a series of experiments and activities designed to help people improve cognitive function and use their brains better, smarter and faster.
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 Michael A. Hook
Address 631 Mainstream Drive
City Nashville
State TN
Zip 37228
Telephone Number (931) 980-3960
Email Address mhook@cw58.tv
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.

Other Matters (13)

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Other Matters (1 of 13) Response
Program Title Future Phenoms (on 58.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 12:00 PM (on 58.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. "Future Phenoms" takes viewers coast-to-coast and in-depth with the brightest young athletes in sports. The series profiles high-school athletes who have overcome personal adversity to pursue their dreams. The athletes are recognized for their classroom achievements as well as their contributions to extracurricular activities. The importance of dedication, discipline, commitment to academics and community involvement are spotlighted as a key parts of the young athletes' success. The stories strive to inspire viewers to pursue knowledge and a healthy, active lifestyle despite any personal challenges.
Other Matters (2 of 13) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Milan (58.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8:00, 8:30, 9:00, 9:30 AM
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. In DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN: FAMILY EDITION, renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Milan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur.
Other Matters (3 of 13) Response
Program Title This Old House: Trade School (58.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00 AM (starting 1/6/17 on 58.1)
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. Produced for viewers aged 13-16 years, "This Old House: Trade School" is a celebration of vocational education in the field of home improvement. Hosted by Kevin O'Connor, "This Old House: Trade School" is an informative series that follows two residential construction projects from beginning to end. Each week, audiences will learn step-by-step instructions in various building methods and disciplines such as architecture, engineering, carpentry, plumbing, masonry, landscaping design, construction and many more. This program will also teach viewers about the tricks of the trade first-hand from industry experts and professionals as they renovate and restore entire homes.
Other Matters (4 of 13) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV Sports (on 58.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM (on 58.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. "DragonflyTV Sports" is a weekly half-hour series designed to meet the science educational needs of children ages 13-16. The program highlights children "doing" projects with real hands-on experience that demonstrates practical applications of math and the sciences in particular as they relate to individual sports or sporting activities.
Other Matters (5 of 13) Response
Program Title Get Wild at the San Diego Zoo (on 58.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30 AM (on 58.3)
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 is based at the world-famous San Diego Zoo and features notable animal experts teaching children about the living habits and unique behaviors of wild animals. Episode examples include learning how experts studying adult orangutans learn how they raise their young, and explanation of the habits and patterns of the Panda.
Other Matters (6 of 13) Response
Program Title Wild World at the San Diego Zoo (on 58.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00 AM (on 58.3)
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 is based at the world-famous San Diego Zoo. It examines the differences between animal species and teaches children about animals and their habits through contrast and comparison. An example from one episode featured a unique relationship between a cheetah and a dog.
Other Matters (7 of 13) Response
Program Title Chicken Soup for the Soul's Hidden Heroes (58.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30 AM (starting 1/6/18 on 58.1)
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", a weekly half-hour television series designed for teens ages 13-16 hosted by Brooke Burke-Charvet, is dedicated to people showing compassion and kindness towards strangers simply out of the goodness of their hearts. They may not be seeking recognition but the producers believe their amazing stories deserve to be told. Along the way, young viewers learn the value of volunteering and philanthropy, and learn that giving back to their communities is something that is within everyone's reach.
Other Matters (8 of 13) Response
Program Title The Real Winning Edge (58.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM (on 58.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
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 Real Winning Edge is a weekly half-hour television series that meets the educational and informational objectives of the FCC's children's programming requirements for children aged 13-16. The program highlights adolescents and young adults making the right choices when faced with tough decisions And significant challenges. Recognizing that 13- to 16-year-olds are likely to be influenced by celebrities, the series features role models from the professional sports and entertainment industries. Each episode is engaging, entertaining, and educational in structure, presenting a powerful and positive message. "The Real Winning Edge TV" is closed-captioned for the hearing impaired and displays the "E/I" icon throughout each broadcast.
Other Matters (9 of 13) Response
Program Title Uncaged (58.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:00 and 9:30 AM (on 58.3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
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 explores all types of wild animals in their own environments and the ways they survive and thrive. Young viewers learn about and develop a respect for animal behavior and their dependence on habitat and learn about how and why some species may be facing extinction. Each episode features entertaining and informative analyses of various animal species to help viewers understand their lives and role in our ecosystem.
Other Matters (10 of 13) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (58.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:00 AM (on 58.1)
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. Each episode of Dog tales focuses on a breed of dog, describing its history, popularity and characteristics. Teens will learn the differences in types of dogs and how those differences affect their lives. Viewers will see families who own particular breeds, how they interact with their dogs and how they are a valued part of the families. Several dog experts explain the various animals' health, nutritional and safety needs.
Other Matters (11 of 13) Response
Program Title Sports Stars of Tomorrow (on 58.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 12:30 PM (on 58.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. Sports Stars of Tomorrow takes viewers across the country in search of the brightest young stars in sports (high school and college) and provides viewers with an off the field look at the athletes. The athletes profiled share their experiences, advice and personal impressions of the road to stardom.
Other Matters (12 of 13) Response
Program Title The Re-Inventors (58.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30 AM (on 58.3)
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 Re-Inventors" engages children 13-16 years of age in the sciences and history by re-creating historical inventions and seeing if they can be made to work. The hosts examine classic patent information including text descriptions and blueprints and then along with other tradesmen or other specialists build prototypes. They anaylze and test these often strange inventions to see if they could succeed as products. Young viewers are exposed to ingenuity, problem solving, historical restrictions and context within a show that engages with humor and integrates the background science in an organic way.
Other Matters (13 of 13) Response
Program Title Sports Lab (58.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:00 AM (on 58.3)
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. "Sports Lab" is designed to serve the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including the importance of understanding the science behind various sporting activities. The series examines many different activities and explores the scientific parameters and principles behind each one, including how science and technology can make those activites better and safer for athletes.

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.

Michael A. Hook

WNAB Program Director


01/09/2018

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