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

FRN:
0017130642
File Number:
CPR-149794
Submit Date:
01/09/2014
Call Sign:
WFLI-TV
Facility ID:
72060
City:
CLEVELAND
State:
TN
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/09/2014
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2013

General Information

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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 CW
Nielsen DMA Chattanooga
Web Home Page Address www.myfoxchattanooga.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 4.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 168.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 3.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(9)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 9) Response
Program Title RESCUE HEROES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 7AM/7:30AM SATURDAYS (10/05/2013-12/28/2013)
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 6 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE RESCUE HEROES ARE A CRACK TEAM OF INTERNATIONAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE PROFESSIONALS WHO TRAVE THE GLOBE TO HELP THOSE IN DANGER. EQUIPPED WITH THE LATEST UP-TO-THE-MINUTE KNOWLEDGE, HIGH-TECH HARDWARE AND CUTTING-EDGE TECHNOLOGY, THEY ARE DEDICATED TO PROMOTING SAFETY AND SAVING LIVES EVERYWHERE.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 9) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S ANIMAL ADVENTURES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 9:30AM MONDAY - FRIDAY, 12:30PM SUNDAY (10/01/2013-12/31/2013)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 79
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. Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures continued the expected high quality, educational program content that has become the signature of Jungle Jack Productions. The program topic is suitable for both the secondary classroom and general audience with content addressing several academic outcomes designated by both state and national life science standards. Shot from a number of photographic perspectives, the viewer is introduced to the biodiversity of the area, how animals are adapted to the environment, and the changes humans have imposed on the environment as well as the positive impact local conservation efforts in the region.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 9) Response
Program Title MYSTERY HUNTERS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 9:30AM SATURDAYS (10/05/2013-12/28/2013)
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. Mystery Hunters explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries. Combining on-site reporting and exciting adventures, the Mystery Hunters uses science and reasoning to try to uncover the truth. The program teaches children how to gather facts, meet with experts, debunk common myths, and offer explanations for legends. 2006 Winner of a Parents Choice Award, Mystery Hunters.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 9) Response
Program Title THE NEW ADVENTURES OF CHUCK AND FRIENDS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 7A (10/05/2013-12/28/2013)
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 4 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE NEW ADVENTURES OF CHUCK AND FRIENDS IS AN ACTION-COMEDY TO INSPIRE CHILDREN, ESPECIALLY 4-7 YEAR-OLD BOYS TO APPROACH PLAYTIME AS AN EXCITING, LIMITLESS ADVENTURE, IN WHICH EVERYONE LEARNS HOW TO SOLVE PROBLEMS CREATIVELY, COMPASSIONATELY, AND WITH A SENSE OF HUMOR. CHUCK'S STORLINES AND CHARACTERS AIM TO SPARK YOUNG CHILDREN'S IMAGINATIONS, AND ENCOURAGE THEM TO THINK OF FUN WAYS OF TURNING THEIR DAYDREAMS INTO ACTION-PACKED ADVENTURES AND GAMES WITH THEIR REAL-LIFE FRIENDS.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 9) Response
Program Title YOUNG ICONS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 12PM SUNDAYS (10/06/2013-12/29/2013)
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 Young Icons features stories about world-class athletes, accomplished artists, scholars, philanthropists adn entrepreneurs, all under the age of 18.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 9) Response
Program Title GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 8AM, 8:30AM, SATURDAYS (10/05/2013-12/28/2013)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 10
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 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 - 13. CHILDREN GET THE MESSAGE THAT THEIR WORDS HAVE POWER, 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 FOUR ?C?s AS WELL AS THE THREE ?R?s - CURIOSITY, CONFIDENCE, CITIZENSHIP, COMPASSION.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 9) Response
Program Title SAFARI
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10AM SATURDAYS (10/05/2013-12/28/2013)
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. SAFARI PROVIDES CORE PROGRAMMING IN THE AREAS OF GLOBAL ECOLOGY, WILDLIFE BIOLOGY AND SPECIES CONSERVATION AND PRESERVATION. EMMY AWARD-WINNING HOST AND WILDLIFE EXPERT HON ROSS TRAVELS TO THE FARTHEST REACHES OF THE WORLD TO BRING THE VIEWERS FACE TO FACE WITH SOME OF THE PLANET'S MOST INTERESTING ANIMALS. SAFARI OFFERS A DYNAMIC TELEVISION EXPERIENCE FOR TEENS - WITH THE EXCITING EXPERIENCE OF EXPLORING THE FASCINATING WORLD OF WILDLIFE AND AT THE SAME TIME DISCOVERING WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE TO PROTECT THE ANIMALS AND THEIR HABITAT SO THAT THEY CAN LIVE ON IN THE WILD. VARIOUS AGE-APPROPRIATE GLOBAL WILDLIFE AND ECOLOGY ISSUES ARE INTRODUCED TO THE VIEWING AUDIENCE WITH IN-DEPTH ADN THOUGHTFUL EXPLANATIONS.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 9) Response
Program Title EDGEMONT
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10:30AM SATURDAYS (10/05/2013-12/28/2013)
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. EDGEMONT IS DESIGNED TO ENTERTAIN IT'S TEEN AUDIENCE AND ALSO TO INFORM AND EDUCATE IT'S VIEWERS ABOUT ISSUES THAT ARISE IN SCHOOL AND AT HOME. THE STORLINES FOCUS ON THE SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL CHALLENGES FACED BY EVERY SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENT, FROM FORMING AND MAINTAINING FRIENDSHIPS AND AND ROMANTIC ATTACHMENTS, TO ETHICAL AND MORAL CHOICES AND FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 9) Response
Program Title TRAVEL THRU HISTORY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 9AM SATURDAYS (01/04/2014 - 03/29/2014)
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. Travel Thru History is designed to spark interest and enthusiasm in teens and their families to learn about our country?s rich and fascinating history. The series visits diverse locales across the U.S. from Las Vegas to Key West.
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 JENNY GIDDENS
Address 1101 EAST MAIN STREET
City CHATTANOOGA
State TN
Zip 37408
Telephone Number 423-386-2324
Email Address JGIDDENS@FOX61TV.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 (9)

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Other Matters (1 of 9) Response
Program Title GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 8AM, 8:30AM, SATURDAYS (01/04/2014 - 03/29/2014)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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 - 13. CHILDREN GET THE MESSAGE THAT THEIR WORDS HAVE POWER, 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 FOUR ?C?s AS WELL AS THE THREE ?R?s - CURIOSITY, CONFIDENCE, CITIZENSHIP, COMPASSION.
Other Matters (2 of 9) Response
Program Title MYSTERY HUNTERS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 9:30AM SATURDAYS (01/04/2014 - 03/29/2014)
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. Mystery Hunters explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries. Combining on-site reporting and exciting adventures, the Mystery Hunters uses science and reasoning to try to uncover the truth. The program teaches children how to gather facts, meet with experts, debunk common myths, and offer explanations for legends. 2006 Winner of a Parents Choice Award, Mystery Hunters.
Other Matters (3 of 9) Response
Program Title EDGEMONT
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10:30AM SATURDAYS (01/04/2014 - 03/29/2014)
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. EDGEMONT IS DESIGNED TO ENTERTAIN IT'S TEEN AUDIENCE AND ALSO TO INFORM AND EDUCATE IT'S VIEWERS ABOUT ISSUES THAT ARISE IN SCHOOL AND AT HOME. THE STORLINES FOCUS ON THE SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL CHALLENGES FACED BY EVERY SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENT, FROM FORMING AND MAINTAINING FRIENDSHIPS AND AND ROMANTIC ATTACHMENTS, TO ETHICAL AND MORAL CHOICES AND FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS.
Other Matters (4 of 9) Response
Program Title SAFARI
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10AM SATURDAYS (01/04/2014 - 03/29/2014)
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. SAFARI PROVIDES CORE PROGRAMMING IN THE AREAS OF GLOBAL ECOLOGY, WILDLIFE BIOLOGY AND SPECIES CONSERVATION AND PRESERVATION. EMMY AWARD-WINNING HOST AND WILDLIFE EXPERT HON ROSS TRAVELS TO THE FARTHEST REACHES OF THE WORLD TO BRING THE VIEWERS FACE TO FACE WITH SOME OF THE PLANET'S MOST INTERESTING ANIMALS. SAFARI OFFERS A DYNAMIC TELEVISION EXPERIENCE FOR TEENS - WITH THE EXCITING EXPERIENCE OF EXPLORING THE FASCINATING WORLD OF WILDLIFE AND AT THE SAME TIME DISCOVERING WHAT NEEDS TO BE DONE TO PROTECT THE ANIMALS AND THEIR HABITAT SO THAT THEY CAN LIVE ON IN THE WILD. VARIOUS AGE-APPROPRIATE GLOBAL WILDLIFE AND ECOLOGY ISSUES ARE INTRODUCED TO THE VIEWING AUDIENCE WITH IN-DEPTH ADN THOUGHTFUL EXPLANATIONS.
Other Matters (5 of 9) Response
Program Title RESCUE HEROES
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 7:30AM SATURDAYS (01/04/2014 - 03/29/2014)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE RESCUE HEROES ARE A CRACK TEAM OF INTERNATIONAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE PROFESSIONALS WHO TRAVE THE GLOBE TO HELP THOSE IN DANGER. EQUIPPED WITH THE LATEST UP-TO-THE-MINUTE KNOWLEDGE, HIGH-TECH HARDWARE AND CUTTING-EDGE TECHNOLOGY, THEY ARE DEDICATED TO PROMOTING SAFETY AND SAVING LIVES EVERYWHERE.
Other Matters (6 of 9) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S ANIMAL ADVENTURES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 9:30AM MONDAY - FRIDAY, 12:30PM SUNDAY (01/01/2014 - 03/31/2014)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 77
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. Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures continued the expected high quality, educational program content that has become the signature of Jungle Jack Productions. The program topic is suitable for both the secondary classroom and general audience with content addressing several academic outcomes designated by both state and national life science standards. Shot from a number of photographic perspectives, the viewer is introduced to the biodiversity of the area, how animals are adapted to the environment, and the changes humans have imposed on the environment as well as the positive impact local conservation efforts in the region.
Other Matters (7 of 9) Response
Program Title YOUNG ICONS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 12PM SUNDAYS (01/05/2014 - 03/30/2014)
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 Young Icons features stories about world-class athletes, accomplished artists, scholars, philanthropists adn entrepreneurs, all under the age of 18.
Other Matters (8 of 9) Response
Program Title THE ADVENTURES OF CHUCK AND FRIENDS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS @ 7A (01/04/2014 - 03/29/2014)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. THE NEW ADVENTURES OF CHUCK AND FRIENDS IS AN ACTION-COMEDY TO INSPIRE CHILDREN, ESPECIALLY 4-7 YEAR-OLD BOYS TO APPROACH PLAYTIME AS AN EXCITING, LIMITLESS ADVENTURE, IN WHICH EVERYONE LEARNS HOW TO SOLVE PROBLEMS CREATIVELY, COMPASSIONATELY, AND WITH A SENSE OF HUMOR. CHUCK'S STORLINES AND CHARACTERS AIM TO SPARK YOUNG CHILDREN'S IMAGINATIONS, AND ENCOURAGE THEM TO THINK OF FUN WAYS OF TURNING THEIR DAYDREAMS INTO ACTION-PACKED ADVENTURES AND GAMES WITH THEIR REAL-LIFE FRIENDS.
Other Matters (9 of 9) Response
Program Title TRAVEL THRU HISTORY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 9AM SATURDAYS (01/04/2014 - 03/29/2014)
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. Travel Thru History is designed to spark interest and enthusiasm in teens and their families to learn about our country?s rich and fascinating history. The series visits diverse locales across the U.S. from Las Vegas to Key West.

Certification

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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.

MPS MEDIA OF TENNESSEE, LLC


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