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

FRN:
0028358455
File Number:
0000056875
Submit Date:
07/09/2018
Call Sign:
WQAD-TV
Facility ID:
73319
City:
MOLINE
State:
IL
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/09/2018
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second Quarter of 2018

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

WQAD LICENSE, LLC

Doing Business As: WQAD LICENSE, LLC

Troy Hollmer

3003 PARK 16TH STREET

MOLINE, IL 61265

United States

+1 (309) 764-8888

troy.hollmer@WQAD.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Troy Hollmer

Chief Engineer

WQAD LICENSE, LLC

Troy Hollmer

3003 PARK 16TH STREET

MOLINE, IL 61265

United States

+1 (309) 764-8888

troy.hollmer@wqad.com

Technical Representative

Jason Roberts

Senior Counsel

Tribune Media Company

Jason Roberts

303 E. Wacker Drive

Suite 1700

Chicago, IL 60601

United States

+1 (312) 222-3894

jroberts@tribunemedia.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network ABC
Nielsen DMA Davenport-R.Island-Moline
Web Home Page Address www.wqad.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 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 336.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 9.0
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(19)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 19) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown (Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Wildlife expert and animal ambassador, Jack Hanna, brings the viewer face to face with the best of the beasts. In this weekly half-hour series that will engage viewers 13-16, as well as the whole family. Jack highlights his favorite animals and adventures from around the world.
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 Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown
List date and time rescheduled 05/19/2018 10:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # 721
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (2 of 19) Response
Program Title Food for Thought with Claire Thomas (Channel 8.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:00am and 11:30am
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. Young enthusiastic and passionate about food Claire Thomas is the 22 year old host who opens viewers eyes to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations in Food for Thought. Each weekly half hour produced for ages 13 16 informs and educates teens about the power of food as a tool for exploring new places meeting new people and learning about different cultures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 19) Response
Program Title The Brady Barr Experience (Channel 8.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00am
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. The Brady Barr Experience action packed series viewers will go behind the scenes with Dr. Brady Barr for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation. As a seasoned herpetologist Dr. Brady Barr has traveled to five continents, worked with hundreds of scientists and has gotten up close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 19) Response
Program Title Rescue Me with Dr. Lisa (Channel 8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10:00am
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. Rescue Me with Dr Lisa is a weekly half hour series produced for viewers 13 16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine adoption and creating healthy environments for dogs
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 19) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol (Channel 8.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8:30am and 9am
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. An enthusiastic and naturally inclined and well rounded scholar Dr Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years Caring for more than 19000 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 (6 of 19) Response
Program Title Rock the Park(Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Rock the Park is a weekly half-hour series produced and designed to educate and inform children 13-16 years of age and taps into America's love affair with our national parks. In this awe-inspiring and entertaining series our hosts, Jack Steward and Colton Smith, come face to face with nature and some of the most amazing places on earth. Viewers will witness the fascinating underwater world of Dry Tortugas National Park in Florida, which is home to the world's most unique coral and marine life. They'll watch as Jack and Colton raft their way through Alaska's remote Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve, spotting the region's famous brown bears. Viewers will reach new heights as Jack and Colton embark on their biggest climbing challenge yet - The Grand Teton in Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park.
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 Rock the Park
List date and time rescheduled 05/19/2018 12:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # 425
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (7 of 19) Response
Program Title Ocean Mysteries (Channel 8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 7:30am and 8am
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. The half hour weekly series, Ocean Mysteries, offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures, comparisons to popular land animals, and analogies to human experiences. Hosted by Jeff Corwin, Ocean Mysteries is produced for ages 13 16 and beyond, and shows how animals share the same behaviors, challenges and triumphs as humans. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the family dynamics of the mingling species, viewers will get to know, and care, about these heroes and all of the fascinating life teeming in our oceans.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 19) Response
Program Title Get Wild (Channel 8.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8am
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 a weekly half hour reality series featuring wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature and teen viewers learn about their living habitats and unique behaviors.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 19) Response
Program Title Wildlife Docs, The (Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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 half-hour weekly series,The Wildlife Docs,produced for ages 13-16follows the surprising,exotic,and challenging lives of a veterinarystaff that cares forover 2,000 animals.From nutrition to treatments,x-rays to surgery,preventative care to emergencies,this educational and information program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of our Veterinary Team.Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the enormity, variety,and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care
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 Widlife Docs
List date and time rescheduled 05/19/2018 11:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # 524
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (10 of 19) Response
Program Title Sea Rescue (Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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 half-hour weekly series, Sea Rescue, features the rescue, rehabilitation and in many instances - release back into the wild of ocean wildlife. Produced for ages 13-16, Sea Rescue offers educational and entertaining television by demonstrating the welfare and medical benefits that rescue and rehabilitation programs provide animals. Viewers will also learn that there is a reciprocal benefit: rescued animals provide valuable insight into their biology and ecology. This information adds to the pool of knowledge necessary to conserve threatened and endangered species. Each week, Sea Rescue will leave its audience inspired by the real-life stories of the featured animals and rescuers and with a fuller understanding of the rich array of sea life with which we share our planet.
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 Sea Rescue
List date and time rescheduled 05/19/2018 11:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # 724
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (11 of 19) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild(Channel 8.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30am
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. Expedition Wild is hosted by wildlife expert Casey Anderson and showcases his charismatic animal companions on an innovative and action packed odyssey through North Americas wild places revealing a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 19) Response
Program Title Wild World (Channel 8.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 830am
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.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 19) Response
Program Title Vacation Creation with Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko (Channel 8.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko guide one deserving family on amazing adventures as they experience a new destination together on their family vacation. As our featured family embarks on an interactive voyage filled with immersive learning opportunities, each episode brings us to diverse locations where our family and viewers discover unique cultural events food activities and traditions. From discovering the wondrous glaciers of Alaska to learning from the Moko Jumbie of the Virgin Islands, viewers will witness the importance of spending time with family and friends as our featured families experience amazing adventures together often learning more about each other and their own family history along the way Teens will also learn the importance of resiliency during challenging times as many featured families share their stories of overcoming adversity finding ways to bond and heal while sharing these once in a lifetime experiences
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 Vacation Creation with Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko
List date and time rescheduled 05/19/2018 12:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # 224
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (14 of 19) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs (Channel 8.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9am and 9:30am
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. The Wildlife Docs produced for ages 13 16 follows the surprising exotic and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2000 animals. From nutrition to treatments xrays to surgery, preventative care to emergencies, this educational and information program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of our Veterinary Team
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 19) Response
Program Title Wild Wonders (Channel 8.4)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:00am
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 WONDERS AT THE SAN DIEGO ZOO serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content The series profiles rare and exotic animals and the unique aspects of each of these amazing creatures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 19) Response
Program Title Walking Wild (Channel 8.4)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:30am
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. WALKING WILD AT THE SAN DIEGO ZOO serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content The series explores the world of wild and exotic animals how they live and are cared for at the San Diego Zoo
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 19) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Into the Wild (Channel 8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:30am
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. Emmy winning Jack Hannas Into the Wild takes viewers on excursions around the world through the eyes of Americas most beloved animal adventurer and his family. More than just a collection of animal escapades, Into the Wild provides insight into the protection and conservation of some of our planets most precious and endangered species. Into the Wild is unscripted and action packed it takes you on a raucous ride, leaving you with a renewed appreciation for all creatures, great and small.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 19) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (Channel 8.4)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10am 10:30am 11am and 11:30am
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. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and showcases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines. The weekly series also includes recommended reading lists about dogs, and promotes childrens writing and creative skills with essay and art contest
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 19) Response
Program Title Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin (Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 830a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. OCEAN TREKS WITH JEFF CORWIN In this weekly half hour series Jeff embarks on journeys to fascinating global locations most people have only dreamed of visiting. Each episode brings Jeff to a unique area of the world where he will explore the areas natural wonders to bring viewers closer to nature wildlife and manmade treasures. From mountain climbs to deep sea dives helicopter rides and glacier treks Jeff brings young audiences on the inspirational trip of a lifetime.
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 Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin
List date and time rescheduled 05/19/2018 10:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # 224
Reason for Preemption Other

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 Mary Lingafelter
Address 3003 Park 16th St
City Moline
State IL
Zip 61265
Telephone Number (309) 736-3265
Email Address mary.lingafelter@wqad.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.

Other Matters (25)

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Other Matters (1 of 25) Response
Program Title Ocean Mysteries (Channel 8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays at 8:30am and 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 28
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 half hour weekly series Ocean Mysteries offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures comparisons to popular land animals, and analogies to human experiences. Hosted by Jeff Corwin, Ocean Mysteries is produced for ages 1316 and beyond, and shows how animals share the same behaviors challenges and triumphs as humans. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the family dynamics of the mingling species viewers will get to know and care about these heroes and all of the fascinating life teeming in our oceans.
Other Matters (2 of 25) Response
Program Title Jewels of the Natural World (Channel 8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays at 10am starting 9/10
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
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. Audiences will have a unique platform to see these wild animals up close observing them in their natural habitat. Jewels of the Natural World will explore natural wonders of the world including the Great Land migration in Africa of millions of wildebeests. Also viewers will learn more about the struggle for survival for many of Africas iconic animal species such as hippos cheetahs and elephants. Jewels of the Natural World will uncover these amazing facts of nature and teach audiences more about our fascinating natural world.
Other Matters (3 of 25) Response
Program Title Rescue Me with Dr. Lisa (Channel 8.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:30a starting 8/25
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
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. Dr Lisa Chimes a passionate emergency veterinarian with a heart of gold each episode will feature Dr Lisa matching orphaned and abandoned animals with loving new homes Rescue Me with Dr Lisa will teach teen viewers how to be responsible pet owners and maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle for both family and pet Each week Rescue Me with Dr Lisa will take viewers on an experience to witness firsthand these heartwarming stories about pets and their chance for a new life.
Other Matters (4 of 25) Response
Program Title Outback Adventures with Tim Faulkner (Channel 8.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11am and 11:30am starting 8/25
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
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. Viewers will be provided an eye opening experience as Tim animal expert and wildlife park operations manager showcases the beauty and wonder of the natural world. Audiences will be brought closer to the natural world as Tim explores the habitats and adventures of creatures of all sizes including a giant Galapagos tortoise a baby wombat the flying fox and even a newly discovered species of birds.
Other Matters (5 of 25) Response
Program Title Into the Wild (Channel 8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Emmy winning Jack Hannas Into the Wild takes viewers on excursions around the world through the eyes of Americas most beloved animal adventurer and his family. More than just a collection of animal escapades Into the Wild provides insight into the protection and conservation of some of our planets most precious and endangered species. Into the Wild is unscripted and action packed it takes you on a raucous ride leaving you with a renewed appreciation for all creatures great and small.
Other Matters (6 of 25) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (Channel 8.4)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays at 10am 10:30am 11am and 11:30am
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. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and showcases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines. The weekly series also includes recommended reading lists about dogs, and promotes childrens writing and creative skills with essay and art contest
Other Matters (7 of 25) Response
Program Title Vacation Creation with Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko (Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30am
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. Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko guide one deserving family on amazing adventures as they experience a new destination together on their family vacation. As our featured family embarks on an interactive voyage filled with immersive learning opportunities, each episode brings us to diverse locations where our family and viewers discover unique cultural events food activities and traditions. From discovering the wondrous glaciers of Alaska to learning from the Moko Jumbie of the Virgin Islands, viewers will witness the importance of spending time with family and friends as our featured families experience amazing adventures together often learning more about each other and their own family history along the way Teens will also learn the importance of resiliency during challenging times as many featured families share their stories of overcoming adversity finding ways to bond and heal while sharing these once in a lifetime experiences
Other Matters (8 of 25) Response
Program Title Brady Barr Experience (Channel 8.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:00a thru 8/18
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
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 this action packed series viewers will go behind the scenes with Dr Brady Barr for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation. As a seasoned herpetologist Dr Brady Barr has traveled to five continents worked with hundreds of scientists and has gotten up close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet. Brady Barr has made it his lifes work to study and protect some of the worlds most dangerous and endangered land animals and in this series he will share is knowledge and passion for the earths wildlife with the audience.
Other Matters (9 of 25) Response
Program Title Wildlife Docs, The(Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 930am
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 half-hour weekly series,The Wildlife Docs,produced for ages 13/16follows the surprising,exotic,and challenging lives of a veterinarystaff that cares forover 2,000 animals.From nutrition to treatments,x-rays to surgery,preventative care to emergencies,this educational and information program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of our Veterinary Team.Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the enormity, variety,and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care
Other Matters (10 of 25) Response
Program Title Rescue Me with Dr. Lisa (Channel 8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays at 10am thru 9/9
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
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. Rescue Me with Dr. Lisa is a weekly halfhour series produced for viewers 1316 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine adoption and creating healthy environments for dogs. Hosted by Dr. Lisa Chimes a passionate emergency veterinarian with a heart of gold each episode will feature Dr. Lisa matching orphaned and abandoned animals with loving new homes. Rescue Me with Dr. Lisa will teach teen viewers how to be responsible pet owners and maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle for both family and pet. Each week, Rescue Me with Dr. Lisa will take viewers on an experience to witness firsthand these heartwarming stories about pets and their chance for a new life.
Other Matters (11 of 25) Response
Program Title Rock the Park (Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10am
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. Rock the Park is a weekly half-hour series produced and designed to educate and inform children 13-16 years of age and taps into America's love affair with our national parks. In this awe-inspiring and entertaining series our hosts, Jack Steward and Colton Smith, come face to face with nature and some of the most amazing places on earth. Viewers will witness the fascinating underwater world of Dry Tortugas National Park in Florida, which is home to the world's most unique coral and marine life. They'll watch as Jack and Colton raft their way through Alaska's remote Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve, spotting the region's famous brown bears. Viewers will reach new heights as Jack and Colton embark on their biggest climbing challenge yet - The Grand Teton in Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park.
Other Matters (12 of 25) Response
Program Title Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin (Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 830am
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. In this weekly half hour series Jeff embarks on journeys to fascinating global locations most people have only dreamed of visiting. Each episode brings Jeff to a unique area of the world where he will explore the areas natural wonders to bring viewers closer to nature wildlife and manmade treasures. From mountain climbs to deep sea dives helicopter rides and glacier treks Jeff brings young audiences on the inspirational trip of a lifetime.
Other Matters (13 of 25) Response
Program Title Sea Rescue (Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9am
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 half-hour weekly series, Sea Rescue, features the rescue, rehabilitation and in many instances - release back into the wild of ocean wildlife. Produced for ages 13-16, Sea Rescue offers educational and entertaining television by demonstrating the welfare and medical benefits that rescue and rehabilitation programs provide animals. Viewers will also learn that there is a reciprocal benefit: rescued animals provide valuable insight into their biology and ecology. This information adds to the pool of knowledge necessary to conserve threatened and endangered species. Each week, Sea Rescue will leave its audience inspired by the real-life stories of the featured animals and rescuers and with a fuller understanding of the rich array of sea life with which we share our planet.
Other Matters (14 of 25) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol (Channel 8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays at 8:30am and 9am thru 9/9
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 20
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 1316 and the entire family this inspiring series invites viewers to share in the experiences of Dr. Pol. An enthusiastic and naturallyinclined and wellrounded scholar, Dr. Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for more than 19000 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 doesnt 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. Pols expert analysis and on-screen factoid 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.
Other Matters (15 of 25) Response
Program Title Get Wild (Channel 8.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8am
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. Get Wild is a weekly half hour reality series featuring wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each creature and teen viewers learn about their living habitats and unique behaviors. For example, in one episode viewers learn how experts studying adult orangutans learn the ways they raise their young. Another episode highlights the Panda bear and explains the animals living patterns.
Other Matters (16 of 25) Response
Program Title Food for Thought with Claire Thomas (Channel 8.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11am and 11:30am thru 8/18
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. Claire serves as a role model for 13 16 year old viewers by showing her passion for her family life and healthy living by sharing stories in the kitchen Creative inspiration can come from any place at any time sometimes from family sometimes from friends or even from bloggers needing her help No matter how exotic or local the location shes always in search of new tastes and places to explore Based on her unique perspective gathered throughout each episode Claire will teach the audience how to prepare the inspired dish while promoting a healthy attitude towards food and life.
Other Matters (17 of 25) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs (Channel 8.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9am & 9:30a until 8/18 Sat 10a-10:30a and 10:30a-11am starting 8/25
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. From nutrition to treatments xrays to surgery preventative care to emergencies this educational and information program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the eyes of our Veterinary Team Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the enormity variety and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care
Other Matters (18 of 25) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild (Channel 8.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 7Saturday 10:30am-11am thru 8/18
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
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. Viewers will follow Casey on a series of breathtakingly wild adventures he ll paddle the Grand Canyon ski with Wolverines in British Columbia observe Mountain Lions in Montana stake out the scavengers of Yellowstone investigate a ravens nest observe Polar Bears on Alaskas northern slope and climb to rugged extremes in pursuit of Northern Maines Black Bears bringing audiences a rare and personal experience with endangered species some deadly others dashing in the stunning natural ecosystems that they call home.
Other Matters (19 of 25) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown (Channel 8.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8am
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. Wildlife expert and animal ambassador, Jack Hanna, brings the viewer face to face with the best of the beasts. In this weekly half-hour series that will engage viewers 13-16, as well as the whole family. Jack highlights his favorite animals and adventures from around the world.
Other Matters (20 of 25) Response
Program Title Dog Tales (Channel 8.4)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays at 10am 10:30am 11am and 11:30am
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. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and showcases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines. The weekly series also includes recommended reading lists about dogs, and promotes childrens writing and creative skills with essay and art contest
Other Matters (21 of 25) Response
Program Title Outback Adventures with Tim Faulkner (Channel 8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays at 8:30am starting 9/10
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
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 is a live action half hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. Produced for ages 13 16 this educational and informational program is hosted by wildlife expert Tim Faulkner. Viewers will be provided an eye-opening experience as Tim, animal expert and wildlife park operations manager, showcases the beauty and wonder of the natural world. Audiences will be brought closer to the natural world as Tim explores the habitats and adventures of creatures of all sizes including a giant Galapagos tortoise a baby wombat the flying fox and even a newly discovered species of birds.
Other Matters (22 of 25) Response
Program Title Rock the Park (Channel 8.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 9am starting Sept 10
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
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. Rock the Park is a weekly half hour series produced and designed to educate and inform children 13 16 years of age and taps into Americas love affair with our national parks. In this awe inspiring and entertaining series our hosts, Jack Steward and Colton Smith come face to face with nature and some of the most amazing places on earth. Viewers will witness the fascinating underwater world of Dry Tortugas National Park in Florida which is home to the worlds most unique coral and marine life. Theyll watch as Jack and Colton raft their way through Alaskas remote Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve spotting the regions famous brown bears. Viewers will reach new heights as Jack and Colton embark on their biggest climbing challenge yet The Grand Teton in Wyomings Grand Teton National Park.
Other Matters (23 of 25) Response
Program Title All In with Layla Ali (Channel 8.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9am & 9:30a starting 8/25/18
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. All In with Laila Ali is a weekly half hour series that delves into the world of sports culture travel and adventure. Developed and produced for viewers aged 13 16 each week host Laila Ali profiles inspirational people and showcases their extraordinary achievements In this half hour series Laila Ali scours the globe to track down the world s most compelling stories profiling inspirational athletes showcasing groundbreaking achievements and extraordinary stories Exploring the world of sports culture travel and adventure this educational program steps off the beaten track into uncharted territory inspiring audiences to go all in on their dreams
Other Matters (24 of 25) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue Heroes (Channel 8.4)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 9am and 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 28
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 show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and showcases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines. The weekly series also includes recommended reading lists about dogs, and promotes childrens writing and creative skills with essay and art contest
Other Matters (25 of 25) Response
Program Title Wild World (Channel 8.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 8:30am
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. State to State is an educational and informative half hour, EI program that takes you to every corner of America. Experience the hectic dazzle of the Big Apple, the rawhide spirit of Wyoming, the revival of St. Louis, the innovation of Silicon Valley, the music of New Orleans and Austin, the glitz of Vegas, and the history of Hollywood. From the highest peaks...to the biggest events...and the hidden gems. The series is packed with facts about history, geography, and culture. The goal of the series is to provide young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand and appreciate the culturally and geographically diverse world around them

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Programming Coordinator


07/09/2018

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