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Approved by OMB 3060-0928
January 2015
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0003775640
File Number:
CPR-177406
Submit Date:
01/07/2016
Call Sign:
WBNX-TV
Facility ID:
72958
City:
AKRON
State:
OH
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/07/2016
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2015

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 Cleveland
Web Home Page Address www.wbnx.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 8.5
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: 6.5
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(30)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 30) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Sundays 10:30AM
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 30) Response
Program Title Save Our Shelter
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 10:30AM
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. Each week the host, transforms a rundown shelter into a highly functioning pet showplace at the same time informing young people about the urgent need for pet adoption throughout the United States. The show also teaches teens the proper care of pets which is an important educational lesson that will stay with them.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 30) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 10:30AM on 55.2
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 30) Response
Program Title Wild America
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Sundays 10:30AM on 55.2
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 key objective of the show is to familiarize teens with the animals of the North American continent, their interaction with other animals and their environment. Throughout this series, emphasis is placed upon protecting endangered species and the impact that humans have while interacting in their environment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 30) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 9:30AM
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. Renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 30) Response
Program Title Made In Hollywood Teen Edition
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 12:00PM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. Career information on how teens can pursue a career as a Casting Director. Interviews with and career advice from Denise Chamian, Jane Jenkins, Janet Hirschenson, and Pam Dixon.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 30) Response
Program Title Wild America
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 6:30AM
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 key objective of the show is to familiarize teens with the animals of the North American continent, their interaction with other animals and their environment. Throughout this series, emphasis is placed upon protecting endangered species and the impact that humans have while interacting in their environment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 30) Response
Program Title Dream Quest
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 11:30AM
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. Our ship is a floating classroom designed to give families the real-life education of a lifetime. Each week, the Dream Quest crew uses specially designed facilities to engage a lucky family in a dynamic classroom on the sea."
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 30) Response
Program Title Swap TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 11:00AM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. SWAP TV features two teenagers from different backgrounds trading places for a weekend, learning the other's way of life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 30) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 9:00AM on 55.2
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 30) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 8:30AM on 55.2
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 30) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 8:30AM
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. Renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 30) Response
Program Title Made In Hollywood Teen Edition
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 12:30PM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. Career information on how teens can pursue a career as a Casting Director. Interviews with and career advice from Denise Chamian, Jane Jenkins, Janet Hirschenson, and Pam Dixon.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 30) Response
Program Title Hatched
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 11:00AM
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. Hatched is an educational and informational series dedicated to ages 13-16 year olds about how to successfully pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. Each week, a seasoned team of business leaders instruct basic but critical business skills needed to bring a product from concept to the marketplace.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 30) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Sundays 9:30AM
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 30) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration with Jarod Miller
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 6:00AM
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. Animal Exploration with Jarod Miller brings viewers up close and personal with the most fascinating members of the animal kingdom. Exciting, surprising and fun, Animal Exploration entertains, informs and inspires viewers as Jarod interacts with creatures in unexpected ways. Jarod takes viewers to the farthest corners of the globe, as well as to local zoos, exploring the human/animal interaction in the face of an ever-changing world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 30) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 7:30AM
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. With more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, this senior is anything but retiring as he takes an old school, no-nonsense approach to veterinary medicine.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 30) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Sundays 10:00AM
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 30) Response
Program Title Swap TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 11:30AM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. SWAP TV features two teenagers from different backgrounds trading places for a weekend, learning the other's way of life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 30) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 10:00AM
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. Renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (21 of 30) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Sundays 8:30AM
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (22 of 30) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Sundays 9:00AM
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (23 of 30) Response
Program Title Dog Town USA
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 8:00AM
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 series demonstrates the powerful interaction between humans and animals with a focus on our canine companions. DogTown, USA educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. DogTown, USA's trained experts teach teen viewers how to be a responsible pet owner and maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle for both family and pet.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (24 of 30) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 9:30AM on 55.2
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (25 of 30) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 10:00AM on 55.2
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (26 of 30) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 9:00AM
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. Renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (27 of 30) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Sundays 10:00AM on 55.2
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. Exciting, surprising and fun, Animal Exploration entertains, informs and inspires viewers as Jarod interacts with creatures in unexpected ways. Jarod takes viewers to the farthest corners of the globe, as well as to local zoos, exploring the human/animal interaction in the face of an ever-changing world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (28 of 30) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 7:00AM
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. With more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, this senior is anything but retiring as he takes an old school, no-nonsense approach to veterinary medicine.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (29 of 30) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 10:00AM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. Animal Rescue Classics showcases the efforts of compassionate individuals helping all kinds of animals in trouble and each show includes animal care tips.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (30 of 30) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10/1/15-12/31/15 Saturdays 10:30AM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. Animal Rescue Classics showcases the efforts of compassionate individuals helping all kinds of animals in trouble and each show includes animal care tips.
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 Edwina Brown
Address 2690 State Rd.
City Akron
State OH
Zip 44223
Telephone Number 3309225500
Email Address NA
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 (36)

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Other Matters (1 of 36) Response
Program Title Made In Hollywood: Teen Edition
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 12:30PM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. Career information on how teens can pursue a career as a Casting Director. Interviews with and career advice from Denise Chamian, Jane Jenkins, Janet Hirschenson, and Pam Dixon.
Other Matters (2 of 36) Response
Program Title Safari
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 12:00PM on 55.4
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. Emmy award-winning host and wildlife expert John 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 an 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. .
Other Matters (3 of 36) Response
Program Title Young America Outdoor
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 11:30AM on 55.4
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. "Young America Outdoors" introduces young viewers to a wide variety of outdoor activities, explaining the benefits of keeping fit while exploring wonders of nature. The series also provides important information on wilderness survival skills and emphasizes safety outdoors and well as environmental awareness and responsible use of our natural resources.
Other Matters (4 of 36) Response
Program Title Workforce
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 10:30AM on 55.4
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 each episode, four teens are catapulted into a job for one day to find out first hand what different careers are all about. With a good sense of humor and a healthy understanding of humility, these teens take on various jobs including zookeeper, plastic surgeon, private detective, city mayor, veterinarian, crane operator, farmer, web designer, juggler, butcher and everything in between.
Other Matters (5 of 36) Response
Program Title Wild America
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 6:30AM
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. The key objective of the show is to familiarize teens with the animals of the North American continent, their interaction with other animals and their environment. Throughout this series, emphasis is placed upon protecting endangered species and the impact that humans have while interacting in their environment.
Other Matters (6 of 36) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 9:30AM
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. Renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur.
Other Matters (7 of 36) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 10:30AM on 55.2
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (8 of 36) Response
Program Title Dog Tale Classics
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 10:30AM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. Dog Tales showcases dogs and dog lovers of all types providing valuable information about canine health, training, grooming and overall dog care.
Other Matters (9 of 36) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 7:00AM
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. With more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, this senior is anything but retiring as he takes an old school, no-nonsense approach to veterinary medicine.
Other Matters (10 of 36) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 7:30AM
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. With more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, this senior is anything but retiring as he takes an old school, no-nonsense approach to veterinary medicine.
Other Matters (11 of 36) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna Into The Wild
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (12 of 36) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 10:00AM on 55.2
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (13 of 36) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 9:30AM
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (14 of 36) Response
Program Title Dog Town USA
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 8:00AM
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. Built on 33,000 acres of pristine land in Utah, Dog Town USA is the nation's preeminent facility dedicated to finding safe homes for abandoned dogs. Each week, Dog Town's highly skilled staff and internationally renowned experts first create a safe sanctuary for dogs from around the world. Then, "Dog Town USA's" medical professionals provide personal care to each dog beginning the detailed process of rehabilitation in preparation for uniting each dog with a loving new family and home.
Other Matters (15 of 36) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 10:00AM
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (16 of 36) Response
Program Title Safari
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 12:30AM on 55.4
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. Emmy award-winning host and wildlife expert John 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 an 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. .
Other Matters (17 of 36) Response
Program Title Save Our Shelter
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 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. Rob North hits the road to help breathe new life into animal shelters and rescue facilities across North America. In each episode, the show's hosts will engage the local community including volunteers, contractors and industry experts, as they revitalize rescues and shelters. The ultimate goal of "SAVE our SHELTER" is creating healthy and happy environments for pets, increasing adoptions and saving more pets' lives. Each episode educates audiences about pet-related topics and culminates in a big reveal.
Other Matters (18 of 36) Response
Program Title Better Planet TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 11:00AM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. Teens discover ways to improve the environment.
Other Matters (19 of 36) Response
Program Title Workforce
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 10:00AM on 55.4
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 each episode, four teens are catapulted into a job for one day to find out first hand what different careers are all about. With a good sense of humor and a healthy understanding of humility, these teens take on various jobs including zookeeper, plastic surgeon, private detective, city mayor, veterinarian, crane operator, farmer, web designer, juggler, butcher and everything in between.
Other Matters (20 of 36) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (21 of 36) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 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. Renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur.
Other Matters (22 of 36) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 9:30AM on 55.2
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (23 of 36) Response
Program Title Young America Outdoors
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 11:00AM on 55.4
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. "Young America Outdoors" introduces young viewers to a wide variety of outdoor activities, explaining the benefits of keeping fit while exploring wonders of nature. The series also provides important information on wilderness survival skills and emphasizes safety outdoors and well as environmental awareness and responsible use of our natural resources.
Other Matters (24 of 36) Response
Program Title Made In Hollywood: Teen Edition
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 12:00PM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. Career information on how teens can pursue a career as a Casting Director. Interviews with and career advice from Denise Chamian, Jane Jenkins, Janet Hirschenson, and Pam Dixon.
Other Matters (25 of 36) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 9:00AM on 55.2
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (26 of 36) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 9:00AM
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. Renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur.
Other Matters (27 of 36) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 9:00AM
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (28 of 36) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 8:30AM on 55.2
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. Each week Jack Hanna takes viewers on exciting journeys to remote areas of the world to learn about animals and the places they live. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat, teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (29 of 36) Response
Program Title Hatched
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 11:30AM
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. Hatched is an educational and informational series dedicated to aged 13-16 about how to successfully pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. Each week, a seasoned team of business leaders instruct basic but critical business skills needed to bring a product from concept to the marketplace.
Other Matters (30 of 36) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration with Jarod Miller
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 10:00AM on 55.2
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. Exciting, surprising and fun, Animal Exploration entertains, informs and inspires viewers as Jarod interacts with creatures in unexpected ways. Jarod takes viewers to the farthest corners of the globe, as well as to local zoos, exploring the human/animal interaction in the face of an ever-changing world.
Other Matters (31 of 36) Response
Program Title Dream Quest
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 11:00AM
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. Our ship is a floating classroom designed to give families the real-life education of a lifetime. Each week, the Dream Quest crew uses specially designed facilities to engage a lucky family in a dynamic classroom on the sea."
Other Matters (32 of 36) Response
Program Title Wild America
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 10:30AM on 55.2
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 key objective of the show is to familiarize teens with the animals of the North American continent, their interaction with other animals and their environment. Throughout this series, emphasis is placed upon protecting endangered species and the impact that humans have while interacting in their environment.
Other Matters (33 of 36) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration with Jarod Miller
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 6:00AM
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. Exciting, surprising and fun, Animal Exploration entertains, informs and inspires viewers as Jarod interacts with creatures in unexpected ways. Jarod takes viewers to the farthest corners of the globe, as well as to local zoos, exploring the human/animal interaction in the face of an ever-changing world.
Other Matters (34 of 36) Response
Program Title Better Planet TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 11:30AM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. Teens discover ways to improve the environment.
Other Matters (35 of 36) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Saturdays 10:00AM
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. Renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur.
Other Matters (36 of 36) Response
Program Title Dog Tale Classics
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 1/1/16-3/31/16 Sundays 10:00AM on 55.3 (Movies!)
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. Dog Tales showcases dogs and dog lovers of all types providing valuable information about canine health, training, grooming and overall dog care.

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