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

FRN:
0027847094
File Number:
CPR-119114
Submit Date:
04/07/2011
Call Sign:
WDGA-CD
Facility ID:
49235
City:
DALTON
State:
GA
Service:
Digital Class A
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 Azteca America
Nielsen DMA Chattanooga
Web Home Page Address www.wdgatv.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
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
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:
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?
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?

Digital Core Programs(4)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 4) Response
Program Title Safari Tracks
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat & Sun 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
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 14 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program started on Saturday 3/5/11. Description from Azteca America: SAFARI TRACKS is an exciting and entertaining series of half-hour programs focused entirely on African wildlife. Filmed in exotic African locations, every show will explore the magnificent and mysterious world of Africa's animals, all in their natural habitat. Led by Ushaka, the show's young South African host, SAFARI TRACKS takes the viewer from the brushlands of the Savanna to the great Okavango, from the greatest game reserves to the most remote beaches of Madagascar - and beyond! We'll see everything from rare African birds to "creepy crawlers" to animal babies interacting with their mothers and siblings. SAFARI TRACKS will educate young viewers about wildlife conservation and show them how to better support efforts to protect endangered species. All of this while remaining fun, fast-paced and always surprising.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 4) Response
Program Title Super Libro
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled M-F 8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 64
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 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. From Azteca America: This is a fun and fascinating story; a book that transports you to fantastic moments of antique history. When two curious children discover by accident an old book, the doors of excitement and adventure open. This transports the two children and their robot, centuries into the past and launches them in the middle of biblical events. Children of all ages will enjoy traveling through time and participating into their favorite biblical stories. They will be able to sit first row with the characters an will learn about the most important celebrities of the most popular book of the world. A program loaded with lessons in each one of its episodes. The Superbook has been translated to more than 30 languages and is being broadcast in more than 70 countries.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 4) Response
Program Title Cybercutes
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon 8:30am, Sat & Sun 8:00am & 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 57
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 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Starting 3/5/11 this program no longer aired at 8:30am on Saturday & Sunday. Description from Azteca America: Children learn about science technology, communications, art and culture in a virtural and real world adventure and have fun doing so.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 4) Response
Program Title Reino Animal
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat & Sun 9:00am & 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
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 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. From Azteca America: Reino Animal [Animal Atlas] is a fun and informative half-hour nature program. The show travels the globe to introduce viewers to all kinds of animals from the familiar to the astounding including monkeys, giant lizards, sharks, and tigers. Animals are featured from North and South America, Africa, Asia, Australia, and everywhere in between. Learn about their lives, their history, and the adaptations that allow them to survive and thrive, but best of all, meet them face to face. Each episode is an exciting adventure into the animal kingdom. Reino Animal [Animal Atlas] is not only captivating, but in a world where the natural habitats of many animals are endangered, it is also relevant and important.
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 Calvin Means
Address P O Box 1740
City Dalton
State GA
Zip 30722
Telephone Number 706-278-9713
Email Address info@wdgatv.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 (4)

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Other Matters (1 of 4) Response
Program Title Reino Animal
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon-Fri 8:00am & Sat-Sun 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 91
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. From Azteca America: Reino Animal [Animal Atlas] is a fun and informative half-hour nature program. The show travels the globe to introduce viewers to all kinds of animals from the familiar to the astounding including monkeys, giant lizards, sharks, and tigers. Animals are featured from North and South America, Africa, Asia, Australia, and everywhere in between. Learn about their lives, their history, and the adaptations that allow them to survive and thrive, but best of all, meet them face to face. Each episode is an exciting adventure into the animal kingdom. Reino Animal [Animal Atlas] is not only captivating, but in a world where the natural habitats of many animals are endangered, it is also relevant and important.
Other Matters (2 of 4) Response
Program Title Cybercuates
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon, Sat, & Sun 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. From Azteca America: Children learn about science technology, communications, art and culture in a virtural and real world adventure and have fun doing so.
Other Matters (3 of 4) Response
Program Title Safari Tracks
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat & Sun 9:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 14 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Description from Azteca America: SAFARI TRACKS is an exciting and entertaining series of half-hour programs focused entirely on African wildlife. Filmed in exotic African locations, every show will explore the magnificent and mysterious world of Africa's animals, all in their natural habitat. Led by Ushaka, the show's young South African host, SAFARI TRACKS takes the viewer from the brushlands of the Savanna to the great Okavango, from the greatest game reserves to the most remote beaches of Madagascar - and beyond! We'll see everything from rare African birds to "creepy crawlers" to animal babies interacting with their mothers and siblings. SAFARI TRACKS will educate young viewers about wildlife conservation and show them how to better support efforts to protect endangered species. All of this while remaining fun, fast-paced and always surprising.
Other Matters (4 of 4) Response
Program Title Superlibro
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat & Sun 8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. From Azteca America: This is a fun and fascinating story; a book that transports you to fantastic moments of antique history. When two curious children discover by accident an old book, the doors of excitement and adventure open. transports the two children and their robot, centuries into the past and launches them in the middle of biblical events. Children of all ages will enjoy traveling through time and participating into their favorite biblical stories. They will be able to sit first row with the characters an will learn about the most important celebrities of the most popular book of the world. A program loaded with lessons in each one of its episodes. The Superbook program has been translated to more than 30 languages and is being broadcast in more than 70 countries.

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.

North Georgia Television


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