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

FRN:
0005077524
File Number:
CPR-134243
Submit Date:
10/09/2012
Call Sign:
WAQP
Facility ID:
67792
City:
SAGINAW
State:
MI
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/09/2012
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2012

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 Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA Flint-Saginaw-Bay City
Web Home Page Address

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 6.0
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 504.0
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: 107.0
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(22)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 22) Response
Program Title Cowboy Dan's Frontier
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday-Saturday at 9:30am and 7:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 92
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 2 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Cowboy Dan Harrell helps children, ten and under, understand the importance of always learning something new, every day, through fun stories and music.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 22) Response
Program Title Quigley's Village
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 11:30am, Sunday-Saturday at 1:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 66
Total times aired 66
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 2 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Quigley's Village is a delightful place where children learn Christian values. This award-winning series provides the very best in entertainment with important lessons to help children learn & grow.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Quigley's Village
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Quigley's Village
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (3 of 22) Response
Program Title Another Sommer Time Adventure
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday at 8:30am, Sunday-Saturday at 4:00pm, Saturdays at 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 163
Total times aired 163
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Children will be captivated when they hear author Carl Sommer tell these interesting and exciting award-winning stories. Along with the story, Mr. Sommer teaches children character-building lessons on how they can live successful lives. The stories communicate a warmth and tenderness that is certain to delight children as they learn positive character traits. Each action-filled story has realistic sound effects, dynamic music, and an award-winning Karacter KidzR song. Twenty of the books and read-alongs from which these videos are taken from have won: Teachers' Choice Award, Mom's Choice Award, Benjamin Franklin Award, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award, The Communicator Award, Family Review Center Gold Award, and iParenting Media Award.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Another Sommer Time Adventure
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Another Sommer Time Adventure
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (4 of 22) Response
Program Title CMJ Clubzone
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday-Saturday at 10:0am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 92
Total times aired 92
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this live action program featuring life size puppets and songs, children are informed and educated about the decision making process of the important and sometimes difficult choices that children encounter.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program CMJ Clubzone
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program CMJ Clubzone
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (5 of 22) Response
Program Title The Burnnie Show
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday-Saturday at 11am and 1pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 92
Total times aired 92
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Children learn sound Christian principles through the antics of the feisty bunny rabbit Burnnie.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program The Burnnie Show
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program The Burnnie Show
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (6 of 22) Response
Program Title Super Simple Science Stuff
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Staurday at 1pm, Sunday-Saturday at 7:00am and 3:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 291
Total times aired 291
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Super Simple Science Stuff is all about, what else? Science. Dr. Quack and his assistant Dizzy teach children how things work through a variety of experiments. They also remind kids that since God created the world, He is the ultimate scientist.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Super Simple Science Stuff
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Super Simple Science Stuff
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (7 of 22) Response
Program Title Worship For Kids
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday-Saturday at 12:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 50
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 2 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Children are taught a positive & energetic approach to worship & corporate praise.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 22) Response
Program Title Arnie's Shack
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday-Saturday at 6:00am and 2:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 92
Total times aired 91
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this puppet series, Arnie and Friends teach children positive Christian values in a fun and interactive way.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 22) Response
Program Title Earl the Emu
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday-Saturday at 12pm and 7pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 92
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this live action variety program, children are educated & informed of a positive & energetic approach to behavioral & moral issues & whose purpose it is to reinforce faith, positive values, & self-esteem.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 22) Response
Program Title Gospel Bill
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 10am, Sunday-Saturday at 1:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 116
Total times aired 116
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. These timeless classics teach children Christian principles from the Word of God through western adventures and fun-filled tales.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Gospel Bill
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Gospel Bill
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (11 of 22) Response
Program Title Kids Like You
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday-Saturday at 7:30am and 12pm.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 92
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Kids Like You educates and informs children of all ages about everyday situations. It will test your children and teach them about everyday problems and how to deal with them.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 22) Response
Program Title The Adventures of Donkey Ollie
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 10:30am, Sunday-Saturday at 2:30pm, Saturdays at 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 79
Total times aired 79
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Follow along with a donkey named Ollie through Jesus' time as he meets new characters and learns many valuable lessons along the way. Like Veggie Tales, Donkey Ollie is animated with incredible graphics, songs and morals lessons for children.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program The Adventures of Donkey Ollie
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program The Adventures of Donkey Ollie
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (13 of 22) Response
Program Title Kidz Network
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday-Saturday at 1pm and 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 92
Total times aired 92
Number of Preemptions 2
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Big Vinny and all his friends teach kids to "Make Right Choices" and keep their hearts pure for God.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Kidz Network
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Kidz Network
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (14 of 22) Response
Program Title Creation's Creatures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 12:30pm, Sunday-Saturday at 11:30
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 116
Total times aired 116
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Creation's Creatures takes a look at wildlife through the prism of Christianity. Hosts Sherri Bohlander and Shauna Robbins provide a daily bible verse for children to memorize, and help them learn about wildlife and its origin.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Creation's Creatures
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Creation's Creatures
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (15 of 22) Response
Program Title Kick's Club
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 8:00am, Sunday-Saturdays at 10:00am and 6:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 116
Total times aired 116
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this live action variety program, children are educated and informed of a positive and energetic approach to behavioral and moral issues.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Kick's Club
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Kick's Club
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (16 of 22) Response
Program Title Swamp Critters
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday at 11am, Sunday-Saturday at 9am and 5pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 116
Total times aired 116
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal puppets sing and teach value-centered lessons in decision-making and self-esteem.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Swamp Critters
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Swamp Critters
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (17 of 22) Response
Program Title Maralee Dawn
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday-Saturday at 12:30pm and 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 92
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 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this live action program featuring puppets & songs, children are informed & educated about the decision making process of the important & sometimes difficult choices that children encounter.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 22) Response
Program Title Sarah's Stories
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 1:30pm, Sunday-Saturday at 9:30am and 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 221
Total times aired 221
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Join Sarah as she tells children's stories with great life lessons. Sarah is also joined by the popular "Hermie and Friends" animations.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Sarah's Stories
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Sarah's Stories
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (19 of 22) Response
Program Title Faithville
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 11:00am, Sunday-Saturday at 9:00am and 5:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 116
Total times aired 116
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Join the friends in Faithville to learn more about the wonderful things that God has for us. Dusty and Father Shalom are busy on the farm but not too busy to stop and take lessons from all the wonderful animals that God created. Bookworm and Miss Geranium just love a good story.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Faithville
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Faithville
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (20 of 22) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 11:30am, Sunday-Saturday at 7:30am and 3:30pm, Sunday-Saturday at 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 300
Total times aired 300
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Adventures in Odyssey series centers around the grandfatherly inventor, John Avery Whittaker. Owner of an ice cream shop for children. It is an animated half-hour program that teaches principal family lessons through the promotion of sound Christian morals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Adventures in Odyssey
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Adventures in Odyssey
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (21 of 22) Response
Program Title Captain Chuckleberry
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday at 9am, Sunday-Saturday at 1:30pm, Saturdays at 8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 129
Total times aired 129
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Capt'n Chuckleberry along with his sidekick, First Mate Kate, and their feathery friend Roscoe the Bird, have a great time aboard Tugboat Bob. Children will be engaged and explore their imagination while learning life lessons through sing-a-longs, cartoons, dancing and great stories with Dolly the Dolphin and Benny the Bottlenose.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Captain Chuckleberry
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Captain Chuckleberry
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (22 of 22) Response
Program Title Miss Charity's Diner
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday at 9:30am, Sunday-Saturday at 7:30am, 3:30pm, and 6:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 158
Total times aired 158
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Join all the friends in Faithville to learn more about the wonderful things that Gos has done for us. Dusty and Farmer Shalom are busy on the farm but not too busy to stop and take lessons from all the wonderful animals that God created.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program Miss Charity's Diner
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Miss Charity's Diner
List date and time rescheduled
Is the rescheduled date the second home?
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time?
Date Preempted 2012-09-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (6)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 6) Response
Program Title Captain Chuckleberry
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Sunday-Saturday at 6:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 87
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Captain Chuckleberry along with his sidekick, First Mate Kate, and their feathery friend Roscoe the bird, have a great time aboard Tugboat Bob. Children will be engaged and explore their imagination while learning life lessons through sing-a-longs, cartoons, dancing, and great stories with Dolly the Dolphin and Benny the Bottlenose.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Date Time
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (2 of 6) Response
Program Title Arnie's Shack
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Sunday-Saturday at 6am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 42
Number of Preemptions
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this puppet series, Arnie and Friends teach children positive Christian values in fun and interactive way.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (3 of 6) Response
Program Title Quigley's Village
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Sunday-Saturday at 7:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 45
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 2 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Quigley's Village is a delightful place where children learn Christian values. This award-winning series provides the very best in entertainment with important lessons to help children learn and grow.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (4 of 6) Response
Program Title Cowboy Dan's Frontier
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Sundays through Saturdays at 7:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 42
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 1 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Cowboy Dan Harrell helps children ten and under, understand the importance of always learning something new, every day, through fun stories and music.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (5 of 6) Response
Program Title Kick's Club
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Sunday-Saturday at 7:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 42
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this live action variety program, children are educated and informed of a positive and energetic approach to behavioral and moral issues.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (6 of 6) Response
Program Title Miss Charity's Diner
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Sundays-Saturdays at 7:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 45
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this live action program featuring Miss Charity's Diner, children are informed and educated about the decision making process of the important and sometimes difficult choices that children encounter. The creative use of songs and puppets help to reinforce faith, positive, values and self-esteem.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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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 Chris Gabriel
Address 2865 Trautner Dr.
City Saginaw
State MI
Zip 48604
Telephone Number 989-249-5969
Email Address waqp@tct.tv
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. "(Note 1) - During the quarter the station broadcast a multi-day telethon. During this time the station's regular program schedule was suspended. At the end of the telethon the regular program schedule resumed. The station routinely announces the telethon schedule. As the Commission's files reflect, the station normally airs 6.5 hours per week of core children's television programming, or 84.5 hours per quarter. This represents 45.5 hours, on average, above the thirty-nine hours of children's television programming per quarter specified in Commission Rule 73.671. (Note 2) - Accordingly, even during a quarter when the station airs its telethon it is providing approximatly 45.5 hours more of children's television programming (84.5 vs. 39 hours) than specified in the Commissions requirements for routine staff processing." "(Note 3) - During the quarter the station broadcast a multi-day telethon. During this time the station's regular program schedule was suspended. At the end of the telethon the regular program schedule resumed. The station routinely announces the telethon schedule. As the Commission's files reflect, the station normally airs 6.5 hours per week of core children's television programming on Digital channel 12.2, or 84.5 hours per quarter. This represents 45.5 hours, on average, above the thirty-nine hours of children's television programming per quarter specified in Commission Rule 73.671. (Note 4) - Accordingly, even during a quarter when the station airs its telethon it is providing approximatly 45.5 hours more of children's television programming (84.5 vs. 39 hours) than specified in the Commissions requirements for routine staff processing." "(Note 5) - During the quarter the station broadcast a multi-day telethon. During this time the station's regular program schedule was suspended. At the end of the telethon the regular program schedule resumed. The station routinely announces the telethon schedule. As the Commission's files reflect, the station normally airs 92 hours per week of core children's television programming on Digital channel 12.3, or 1196 hours per quarter. This represents 1157 hours, on average, above the thirty-nine hours of children's television programming per quarter specified in Commission Rule 73.671. (Note 6) - Accordingly, even during a quarter when the station airs its telethon it is providing approximately 1157 hours more of children's television programming (1196 vs. 39 hours) than specified in the Commissions requirements for routine staff processing." "(Note 7) - During the quarter the station broadcast a multi-day telethon. During this time the station's regular program schedule was suspended. At the end of the telethon the regular program schedule resumed. The station routinely announces the telethon schedule. As the Commission's files reflect, the station normally airs 9 hours per week of core children's television programming on Digital channel 12.4, or 117 hours per quarter. This represents 78 hours, on average, above the thirty-nine hours of children's television programming per quarter specified in Commission Rule 73.671. (Note 8) - Accordingly, even during a quarter when the station airs its telethon it is providing approximately 78 hours more of children's television programming (117 vs. 39 hours) than specified in the Commissions requirements for routine staff processing."

Other Matters (13)

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Other Matters (1 of 13) Response
Program Title Sarah's Stories
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 1:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Join Sarah as she tells children's stories with great life lessons. Sarah is also joined by the popular "Hermie and Friends" animations.
Other Matters (2 of 13) Response
Program Title Adventures In Odyssey
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Adventures in Odyssey series centers around the grandfatherly inventory, John Avery Whittaker, owner of an ice cream shop for children. It is an animated half-hour program that teaches principal family lessons through the promotion of sound, Christian morals.
Other Matters (3 of 13) Response
Program Title Another Sommer Time Adventure
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Children will be captivated when they hear author Carl Sommer tell these interesting and exciting award-winning stories. Along with the story, Mr. Sommer teaches children character-building lessons on how they can live successful lives. The stories communicate a warmth and tenderness that is certain to delight children as they learn positive character traits. Each action-filled story has realistic sound effects, dynamic music, and an award-winning Karacter KidzR song. Twenty of the books and read-alongs from which these videos are taken from have won: Teachers' Choice Award, Mom's Choice Award, Benjamin Franklin Award, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award, The Communicator Award, Family Review Center Gold Award, and iParenting Media Award.
Other Matters (4 of 13) Response
Program Title Captain Chuckleberry
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 9:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Captain Chuckleberry along with his sidekick, First Mate Kate, and their feathery friend Roscoe the bird, have a great time aboard Tugboat Bob. Children will be engaged and explore their imagination while learning life lessons through sing-a-longs, cartoons, dancing, and great stories with Dolly the Dolphin and Benny the Bottlenose.
Other Matters (5 of 13) Response
Program Title Quigley's Village
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Quigley's Village is a delightful place where children learn Christian values. This award-winning series provides the very best in entertainment with important lessons to help children learn and grow.
Other Matters (6 of 13) Response
Program Title Faithville
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 12pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Join the friends in Faithville to learn more about the wonderful things that God has for us. Dusty and Father Shalom are busy on the farm but not too busy to stop and take lessons from all the wonderful animals that God created. Bookworm and Miss Geranium just love a good story.
Other Matters (7 of 13) Response
Program Title Miss Charity's Diner
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Join all the friends in Faithville to learn more about the wonderful things that Gos has done for us. Dusty and Farmer Shalom are busy on the farm but not too busy to stop and take lessons from all the wonderful animals that God created.
Other Matters (8 of 13) Response
Program Title Super Simple Science
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 1:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Super Simple Science Stuff is all about, what else? Science. Dr. Quack and his assistant Dizzy teach children how things work through a variety of experiments. They also remind kids that since God created the world, He is the ultimate scientist.
Other Matters (9 of 13) Response
Program Title Creation's Creatures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday at 12:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Creation's Creatures takes a look at wildlife through the prism of Christianity. Hosts Sherri Bohlander and Shauna Robbins provide a daily bible verse for children to memorize, and help them learn about wildlife and its origin.
Other Matters (10 of 13) Response
Program Title Gospel Bill
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This fun- and music-filled, educational program is founded on Luke 14:40,If the people fall silent, the stones will cry out. Rock characters from the imaginary town of Rocky Ridge live to sing and praise God just in case humans fail to do so.
Other Matters (11 of 13) Response
Program Title Kick's Club
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this live action variety program, children are educated & informed of a positive & energetic approach to behavioral & moral issues.
Other Matters (12 of 13) Response
Program Title Swamp Critters
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal puppets sing and teach value-centered lessons in decision-making and self esteem.
Other Matters (13 of 13) Response
Program Title The Adventures of Donkey Ollie
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays at 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Follow along with a donkey named Ollie through Jesus' time as he meets new characters and learns many valuable lessons along the way. Like Veggie Tales, Donkey Ollie is animated with incredible graphics, songs and morals lessons for children.

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.

TCT Of Michigan


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