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

FRN:
0004062337
File Number:
CPR-119068
Submit Date:
04/07/2011
Call Sign:
WRAZ
Facility ID:
64611
City:
RALEIGH
State:
NC
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/07/2011
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2011

General Information

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

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network FOX
Nielsen DMA Raleigh-Durham
Web Home Page Address www.fox50.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 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: 5.0
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(12)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 12) Response
Program Title MUSTARD PANCAKES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Monday at 8a.m. (1/10/11 - 3/28/11) and Thursday at 8:30a.m. (1/6/11 - 3/31/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 25
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes features gifted singer/songwriter and children's personality Courtney Campbell as head of a household that is also home to Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo - and the lone cat, Mr. D. Under her thoughtful and tender care and guidance, her pets discover the world around them, grow emotionally and find solutions to their daily challenges. Mustard Pancakes is music-driven and celebrates the joy of childhood through the power of music, storytelling and appealing characters. Mustard Pancakes serves children's social and emotional development, as well as their intellectual development. Children are exposed to the importance of responsibility, sharing, communicating, helping others and many other life skills. Through the scenarios displayed in each program children learn by example, acquiring the tools necessary to help them to be responsible members of society. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 3 to 6 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 12) Response
Program Title THE OUTDOORSMAN
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Monday at 8a.m. (1/3/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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 Outdoorsman hosted by Buck McNeely is a program that educates, entertains, and promotes a healthy respect for the outdoor lifestyle. Each program is replete with information on domestic and international habitat, the culture of the people, and the respect for the issues of conservation. The educational goals of The Outdoorsman are to give children between the ages of 13 and 16 the motivation and inspiration to enjoy the great outdoors and to experience adventure and exploration of places near and far. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 12) Response
Program Title ARIEL, ZOEY & ELI TOO
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Friday at 8:30a.m. (1/7/11 - 3/25/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Ariel and Zoey and Eli Too introduces children to people who have accomplished great things and have a positive message. Twins Ariel and Zoey sing for crowds of adoring fans and Eli makes them laugh. They interview famous people, cook with famous chefs and perform their signature songs for the children of our heroic troops while Eli through humor entertains and educates children about serious matters they may face in their everyday lives. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 12) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Wednesday at 8a.m. (1/5/11 - 3/30/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Aqua Kids provides a unique vehicle for young people to learn about the diversity of marine animals around the world, emphasizing the importance of preserving fragile aquatic habitats and by encouraging children to take an active role in protecting the future of their community and the world. The program provides a window into the management and preservation of unique habitats and species through the eyes of kids and their hands-on collaboration with science researchers and educators. Children can learn about the resources of the oceans and how protection of oceans is necessary to present and future generations. Not only does the show teach biological topics, but it aims to enrich children's lives by making them aware of future generations and the role they play now. Each episode provides information related to a specific topic and gives an educational approach to understand the topic related to the entire ecosystem of the earth. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 12) Response
Program Title ANGEL'S FRIENDS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Thursday at 8a.m. (1/6/11 - 1/31/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Angel's Friends is an animated series and the main character, Pretty Raf, is a young angel who lives in Angel Town, the metropolis of the angels. Along with her best friends, Urie and Dolce, they attend a special class in school that will transform them into 100% Guardian Angels. The young angels all belong to their group or clique and within their circle of friends they learn to support each other. They are each assigned an Earthly teenager who needs help with issues in life. The angels are there to help them make good choices and learn life lessons. Within each episode, the teenagers are faced with issues such as bullying, standing up to friends, peer pressure, body image, being a leader rather than a follower, accountability, trust, the importance of friendship and other social challenges that typical teens face. Angel's Friends takes its viewers on an inspirational journey while providing coping strategies and moral tools to help teens with the decisions they face in everyday life. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 12) Response
Program Title THE TRAVELING TRIO
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Friday at 8a.m. (1/7/11 - 3/25/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This series is an educational program presented by three siblings who traverse the globe while exploring, learning and teaching viewers about our amazing world and all it has to offer. Olivia, Ingram, and Everett visit both famous landmarks and off-the-beaten-path attractions while educating their peers on the history, geography, language and culture of exciting foreign destinations. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 6 to 12 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 12) Response
Program Title BETA RECORDS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Wednesday at 8:30a.m. (1/5/11 - 3/30/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Beta Records is an entertaining program created to educate and inspire today's youth using music as a positive medium to communicate the message. The program features musical artists performances and they share personal and behind the scene experiences of how music has enriched their lives. The program's historical segment, The Vault, educates teens on various music industry pioneers and legendary artists, establishing both the cultural and historical impact of their contributions to music and the world. Each episode of Beta Records delivers an educational and informational message that supports current social, intellectual and emotional aspects of children ages 13 and up. Attributes and advice emphasized by the hosts and their guests instill a grounded balance of priorities, commitment, and perseverance that children can apply to their lives. This program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 12) Response
Program Title WILD AMERICA
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Monday at 8:30a.m. (1/3/11 - 3/28/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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 America entertains, amuses, informs and educates. Wild America tells a unique story in a format in which youth can comprehend. It is the only nature series to exclusively focus on the natural wildlife heritage of America's backyards, woodlots, fields and ponds. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 12) Response
Program Title EDGEMONT
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.1 - Saturday 7:30a.m. - 10a.m. (1/1/11 - 3/26/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Edgemont is designed to entertain its core teen audience and also to inform and educate its viewers about issues that arise in school and at home. The series depicts the everyday lives of teenagers in the fictitious suburban town of Edgemont. Each 30-minute episode generally focuses on the children's activities at AC McKinley Secondary School. The storylines focus on social and emotional challenges faced by all secondary school students, from forming and maintaining family, friendship and romantic relationships, to ethical and moral choices. The objective of the series is to demonstrate models of behavior for teen viewers, allowing them to consider choices that they themselves may face, to witness the potential outcomes of these choices and gain positive tools that they can use to resolve issues and conflicts in a constructive way. This program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 12) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.1 - Saturday at 7a.m. (1/1/11 - 3/26/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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 series is based around Jack traveling the world with his friends and family, taking the viewer to his favorite destinations and introducing them to new and amazing creatures each week. Throughout Jack's travels he raises awareness of different cultures, geography and spectacular animals and animal facts, while teaching children the importance of stewardship of our environment through his documented donations to conservation efforts worldwide. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 12) Response
Program Title THE REAL WINNING EDGE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Tuesday at 8:30a.m. (1/4/11 - 3/29/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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 series' purpose is to draw youth to the conclusions that right choices give one the winning edge in life. Each week the program profiles young achievers who are peer role models. These role models are introduced by the best of American celebrity status athletes and professionals who have also triumphed through challenges and adversity. Several topics/principles are taught in this series such as choosing love over prejudice, overcoming family tragedy, defeating substance abuse, and living by godly principles. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to teens (13 to 16 year olds), at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 12) Response
Program Title IN THE ZONE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Tuesday at 8a.m. (1/4/11 - 3/29/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. Magic Johnson along with his friends Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Carmelo Anthony, Kenny "The Jet" Smith, and many more teach teens the importance of conditioning and education in order to master the intricacies of sports ranging from basketball, baseball, football, soccer, hockey, tennis, etc. This program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
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 Joanne Stanley
Address 512 S. Mangum Street
City Durham
State NC
Zip 27701
Telephone Number (919) 595-5050
Email Address
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. Pertaining to Questions 7(b) and 7(c) - WRAZ terminated analog service prior to July 1, 2009, and has answered Questions 7(b) and 7(c) "Yes" in order to avoid filing an unnecessary exhibit.

Other Matters (4)

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Other Matters (1 of 4) Response
Program Title EDGEMONT
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.1 - Saturday 7:30a.m. - 10a.m. (4/2/11 - 6/25/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
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. Edgemont is designed to entertain its core teen audience and also to inform and educate its viewers about issues that arise in school and at home. The series depicts the everyday lives of teenagers in the fictitious suburban town of Edgemont. Each 30-minute episode generally focuses on the children's activities at AC McKinley Secondary School. The storylines focus on social and emotional challenges faced by all secondary school students, from forming and maintaining family, friendship and romantic relationships, to ethical and moral choices. The objective of the series is to demonstrate models of behavior for teen viewers, allowing them to consider choices that they themselves may face, to witness the potential outcomes of these choices and gain positive tools that they can use to resolve issues and conflicts in a constructive way. This program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (2 of 4) Response
Program Title GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.2 - Saturday 8a.m. - 11a.m. (4/2/11 - 6/25/11) and Sunday 8a.m. - 11a.m. (4/3/11 - 6/26/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 156
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 13 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry, and story theatre. The stories are based on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7 to 13. Children get the message that their words have power and that their voices are being heard. Our diverse Green Screen company of performers and writers reinforce critical writing skills and share positive social messages. Our educational mission emphasizes the three "R"s as well as the four "C"s - Curiosity, Confidence, Citizenship, and Compassion. This program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 7 to 13 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (3 of 4) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.1 - Saturday at 7a.m. (4/2/11 - 6/25/11)
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 series is based around Jack traveling the world with his friends and family, taking the viewer to his favorite destinations and introducing them to new and amazing creatures each week. Throughout Jack's travels he raises awareness of different cultures, geography and spectacular animals and animal facts, while teaching children the importance of stewardship of our environment through his documented donations to conservation efforts worldwide. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 13 to 16 year olds, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (4 of 4) Response
Program Title THIS WEEK IN BASEBALL
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Chl. 49.1 - Saturday at 3:30p.m. (4/2/11 - 6/25/11)
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 Week In Baseball highlights the pro-social on-and-off the field activities of MLB's leading players and coaches. Working with the National Association for Sports and Physical Education (NASPE), This Week In Baseball seeks to provide today's youth with educational messages that can have an impact on development of positive lifestyle behaviors. The program portrays the positive outcomes that result from dedication, hard work, self-discipline, teamwork, practice and personal responsibilities. The program also relates the achievements and experiences of baseball players to potential achievements in life. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to teens (13 to 16 year olds), at the beginning and through each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.

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.
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

WRAZ-TV, Inc.


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