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

FRN:
0001571546
File Number:
0000038011
Submit Date:
01/09/2018
Call Sign:
K21JQ-D
Facility ID:
5909
City:
WALLA WALLA
State:
WA
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report Amendment
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? Yes

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

BLUE MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION

Doing Business As: BLUE MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION

James N. Forsyth

1200 SE 12th Street Suite 2

COLLEGE PLACE, WA 99324

United States

+1 (509) 529-9149

jim.forsyth@bmt.tv

Company

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

James N Forsyth

Secretary of the Board

Blue Mountain Broadcasting Association

Jim Forsyth

1200 SE 12th Street, Suite 2

College Place, WA 99324

United States

+1 (509) 529-9149

jim.forsyth@bmt.tv

Legal Representative

Lowell Mann

Station Manager

Blue Mountain Broadcasting Association

Mr. Lowell Mann

1200 SE 12th Street, Suite 2

College Place, WA 99324

United States

+1 (509) 529-9149

manager@bmt.tv

Legal Representative

Byron ST. CLAIR

ENGINEERING CONSULTANT

B. W. ST.CLAIR

2355 RANCH DRIVE

WESTMINSTER, CO 80234

United States

+1 (303) 465-5742

STCL@COMCAST.NET

Technical Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network HOPE
Nielsen DMA Yakima-Pasco-Rchlnd-Knnwck
Web Home Page Address www.bmt.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 5.0
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 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: 3.0
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(8)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 8) Response
Program Title Sabias Que...
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun. 8:00AM; Mon. 1:30PM: Thu. 3:00PM; Fir 7:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 49
Total times aired 53
Number of Preemptions 4
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 4
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 4
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The object of this program is to teach Spanish-speaking children about different trades. Dusty the puppet's questions about each trade are solved by the guests and he learns how each profession brings out a spiritual teaching.
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 Sabias Que ...
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2017-10-27
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Public Interest

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Sabias Que ...
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2017-10-29
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Public Interest

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Sabias Que ...
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2017-10-22
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Public Interest

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Sabias Que ...
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2017-10-20
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Public Interest
Digital Core Program (2 of 8) Response
Program Title A World of Stories
Origination Local
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon. - Thurs. 4:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Total times aired 52
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. The object of this program is to educate children of the value of service to others. Children learn to trust in God's provision while on a mission far from home. Children gain a greater perspective of the global family and its needs.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 8) Response
Program Title Janice's Attic
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tues. 3:30PM
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 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The object of this program is to educate children about nature, personal health, and the value of positive character qualities. This show is a great way for children to learn how to become more social in an appropriate manner.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 8) Response
Program Title Children's Heros of the Bible
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thurs. 3:30PM
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 3 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A winner of the "Award for Excellence" from the FILM ADVISORY BOARD, this character building program teaches life skills from the life experiences of several Bible characters.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 8) Response
Program Title Brillando Para Jesus
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun. 11:30AM; Mon. 3:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 27
Total times aired 27
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Each program educates and instructs Spanish-speaking children on the importance of building a solid, positive, moral character and also includes character building songs and craft building segments that teach children how to use their imaginations and be creative.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 8) Response
Program Title Parker's Puzzle
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon. 3:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 7 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The program teaches children ways to live a positive Christian life. Children learn the importance of exercise, healthy diet, heart-to-heart discussions on different topics, and Bible study.
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 Parker's Puzzle
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2017-12-25
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Public Interest

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Parker's Puzzle
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted 2017-11-11
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (7 of 8) Response
Program Title Plant A Seed
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wed. 3:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 24
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program is designed to make learning scripture simple and meaningful.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 8) Response
Program Title The Creation Case
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thu 5:00 PM; Fri 9:30 AM
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 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The object of this program is to educate children about nature, science, and the value of positive character qualities. It is a great way for children to learn to trust the all-powerful creator God and to strengthen moral character.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (2)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 2) Response
Program Title Davey & Goliath
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Mon. - Thurs. 4:00 PM and 4:15 PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 104
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 15 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 2 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The object of this program is to teach core values. It serves the educational needs of children through their social and emotional needs. It is instructive on how to relate successfully in 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:

Questions Response
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (2 of 2) Response
Program Title Sabias Que...
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Sat. 6:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The object of this program is to teach Spanish-speaking children about different trades. Dusty the puppet's questions about each trade are solved by the guests and learns how each profession brings out a spiritual teaching.
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:

Questions Response

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 Lowell Mann
Address 1200 SE 12th Street, Suite 2
City College Place
State WA
Zip 99324
Telephone Number (509) 529-9149
Email Address manager@bmt.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 (8)

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Other Matters (1 of 8) Response
Program Title Sabias Que...
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun. 8:00AM; Mon. 1:30PM; Thurs. 3:00PM; Fri 7:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The object of this program is to teach Spanish-speaking children about different trades. Dusty the puppet's questions about each trade are solved by the guests and learns how each profession brings out a spiritual teaching. DIGITAL
Other Matters (2 of 8) Response
Program Title The Creation Case
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thu 5:00 PM; Fri 9:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The object of this program is to educate children about nature, science, and the value of positive character qualities. It is a great way for children to learn to trust the all-powerful creator God and to strengthen moral character.
Other Matters (3 of 8) Response
Program Title Plant A Seed
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wed. 3:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program teaches children to memorize Bible verses through song. Children sing and act out skits that teach character lessons. The lessons are impressed through the memorization of song. DIGITAL
Other Matters (4 of 8) Response
Program Title Janice's Attic
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tues. 3:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The object of this program is to educate children about nature, personal health, and the value of positive character qualities. This show is a great way for children to learn how to become more social in an appropriate manner. DIGITAL
Other Matters (5 of 8) Response
Program Title Brillando Para Jesus
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun. 11:30AM; Mon. 3:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Each program educates and instructs Spanish-speaking children on the importance of building a solid, positive, moral character and also includes character building songs and craft building segments that teach children how to use their imaginations and be creative. DIGITAL
Other Matters (6 of 8) Response
Program Title Children's Heros Of The Bible
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thurs. 3:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A winner of the "Award for Excellence" from the FILM ADVISORY BOARD, this character building program teaches life skills from the life experiences of several Bible characters. DIGITAL
Other Matters (7 of 8) Response
Program Title Parker's Puzzle
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon. 3:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The program teaches children ways to live a positive Christian life. Children learn the importance of exercise, healthy diet, heart-to-heart discussions on different topics, and Bible study. DIGITAL
Other Matters (8 of 8) Response
Program Title A World Of Stories
Origination Local
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon. - Thurs. 4:30PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The object of this program is to educate children of the value of service to others. Children learn to trust in God's provision while on a mission far from home. Children gain a greater perspective of the global family and its needs. DIGITAL

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.

Keith Carlin

FCC Compliance Engineer


01/09/2018

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