Go to the Federal Communications Commission homepage at www.fcc.gov

Licensing and Management System

Approved by OMB 3060-0928
January 2015
Go to the Federal Communications Commission homepage at www.fcc.gov

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

FRN:
0009562380
File Number:
CPR-124092
Submit Date:
10/06/2011
Call Sign:
WBME-CD
Facility ID:
71422
City:
MILWAUKEE
State:
WI
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/06/2011
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2011

General Information

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

Applicant Information

Back to Top

Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

Back to Top
Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

Back to Top
Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA Milwaukee
Web Home Page Address www.wmlw.com

Digital Core Programming

Back to Top
Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 0.0
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: 0.0
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(11)

Back to Top
Digital Core Program (1 of 11) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,9-9:30A
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 Atlas explores the world of wildlife in a blend of education and entertainment. Some episodes focus solely on one animal, whereas others are organized in themes, including habitats, antics, locomotion and animal babies. Endangered species and conservation are also addressed.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 11) Response
Program Title JACK HANA'S INTO THE WILD
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,8:30-9A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Jack Hanna's Into the Wild takes viewers on excursions around the world through the eyes of America's most beloved animal adventurer and his family. More than just a collection of animal escapades, Into the Wild provides insight into the protection and conservation of some of our planet's most precious and endangered species. Into the Wild is unscripted and action packed it takes you on a raucous ride, leaving you with a renewed appreciation for all creatures, great and small.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 11) Response
Program Title DRAGONFLY TV
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT, 7:30-8A (LTC 9.3.11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
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 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. DRAGONFLY TV IS A SCIENCE EDUCATION PROGRAM COMBINING TELEVISION, COMMUNITY OUTREACH, THE WEB, AND FUN. IT PRESENTS REAL-LIFE SCIENCE INVESTIGATIONS IN A STYLE THAT CAPTURES THE ATTENTION OF TODAY'S MEDIA-SAVVY GENERATION. AGAINST A POP-MUSIC SOUNDTRACK, CHILDREN TELL ABOUT THEIR INVESTIGATIONS, COMMUNICATING THE INFECTIOUS EXCITEMENT THAT COMES WITH MAKING THEIR OWN DISCOVERIES.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 11) Response
Program Title MYSTERY HUNTERS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,8-8:30A
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. Two intrepid young reporters, with the help of a skeptical magician and scientist, set out to explore some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries. Combining on-site reporting and exciting adventures, the Mystery Hunters use science and reasoning to try to uncover the truth. But they remain open to the unknown, to the things science can't yet explain.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 11) Response
Program Title CURIOSITY QUEST GOES GREEN
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,8:30-9A (LTC 9.3.11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
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 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Curiosity quest Goes Green is an upbeat family program that explores what the community is curious about. In each episode, host Joel Greene, takes viewers on an unscripted, hands-on exploration to answer letters of curiosity. Curiosity quest Goes Green strives to provide entertaining, educational programming for the entire family to enjoy.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 11) Response
Program Title SPORTS STARS OF TOMORROW
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,9:30-10AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
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. A weekly tv magazine with the purpose of presenting to teenage viewers a look at the inspirational stories and achievements of their contemporaries who are or have excelled in sports and life through hard work and focused dedication. These role model situations are presented through a variety of approaches.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 11) Response
Program Title GREENSCREEN ADVENTURES
Origination Local
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT, 7-7:30A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 7 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. GREENSCREEN ADVENTURES TEACHES CHILDREN CRITICAL WRITING SKILLS THROUGH IMPROVISATION, STORYTELLING, AND STORY THEATER, IN THIS FUN, INFORMATIONAL, AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM.
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 GREENSCREEN ADVENTURES
List date and time rescheduled October 2, 2011 7:30-8am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # September 24, 2011
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (8 of 11) Response
Program Title GREENSCREEN ADVENTURES
Origination Local
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,9:30-10AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 7 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. GREENSCREEN ADVENTURES TEACHES CHILDREN CRITICAL WRITING SKILLS THROUGH IMPROVISATION, STORYTELLING, AND STORY THEATER, IN THIS FUN, INFORMATIONAL, AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 11) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S INTO THE WILD
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT, 9:30-10A (LTC 9.3.11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Jack Hanna's Into the Wild takes viewers on excursions around the world through the eyes of America's most beloved animal adventurer and his family. More than just a collection of animal escapades, Into the Wild provides insight into the protection and conservation of some of our planet's most precious and endangered species. Into the Wild is unscripted and action packed it takes you on a raucous ride, leaving you with a renewed appreciation for all creatures, great and small.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 11) Response
Program Title GREENSCREEN ADVENTURES
Origination Local
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat,7:30-8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
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 7 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. GREENSCREEN ADVENTURES TEACHES CHILDREN CRITICAL WRITING SKILLS THROUGH IMPROVISATION, STORYTELLING, AND STORY THEATER, IN THIS FUN, INFORMATIONAL, AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 11) Response
Program Title ON THE SPOT
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat, 7:30-8A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In On the Spot, a host stops people on the street and asks them questions based on state and national curriculum standards, in subject areas such as math, science, English, history, art, geography, and more. Not only does the show ask the questions, but it also explains the answers.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (0)

Back to Top

Sponsored Core Programming (0)

Back to Top

Liaison Contact

Back to Top
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 CHRISTINE GROTELUESCHEN
Address 809 S. 60TH STREET
City MILWAUKEE
State WI
Zip 53214
Telephone Number 414-607-8120
Email Address CGROTELUESCHEN@CBS58.COM
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3. MAINTENANCE WORK AT OUR TRANSMITTER SITE ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2011, INTERRUPTED E/I PROGRAMMING FROM 7:00AM TO 7:20AM. GREENSCREEN ADVENTURES WAS MADE GOOD ON OCTOBER 2, 2011 AT 7:30AM.

Other Matters (6)

Back to Top
Other Matters (1 of 6) Response
Program Title SPORTS STARS OF TOMORROW(ANALOG AND DIGITAL)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,9:30-10A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. A weekly tv magazine with the purpose of presenting to teenage viewers a look at the inspirational stories and achievements of their contemporaries who are or have excelled in sports and life through hard work and focused dedication. These role model situations are presented through a variety of approaches.
Other Matters (2 of 6) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS(ANALOG AND DIGITAL)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,9-9:30A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Animal Atlas explores the world of wildlife in a blend of education and entertainment. Some episodes focus solely on one animal, whereas others are organized in themes, including habitats, antics, locomotion and animal babies. Endangered species and conservation are also addressed.
Other Matters (3 of 6) Response
Program Title ON THE SPOT (ANALOG AND DIGITAL)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,7:30-8A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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 On the Spot, a host stops people on the street and asks them questions based on state and national curriculum standards, in subject areas such as math, science, English, history, art, geography, and more. Not only does the show ask the questions, but it also explains the answers.
Other Matters (4 of 6) Response
Program Title JACK HANA'S INTO THE WILD (ANALOG AND DIGITAL)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,8:30-9A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Jack Hanna's Into the Wild takes viewers on excursions around the world through the eyes of America's most beloved animal adventurer and his family. More than just a collection of animal escapades, Into the Wild provides insight into the protection and conservation of some of our planet's most precious and endangered species. Into the Wild is unscripted and action packed it takes you on a raucous ride, leaving you with a renewed appreciation for all creatures, great and small.
Other Matters (5 of 6) Response
Program Title MYSTERY HUNTERS (ANALOG AND DIGITAL)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,8-8:30A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Two intrepid young reporters, with the help of a skeptical magician and scientist, set out to explore some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries. Combining on-site reporting and exciting adventures, the Mystery Hunters use science and reasoning to try to uncover the truth. But they remain open to the unknown, to the things science can't yet explain.
Other Matters (6 of 6) Response
Program Title GREENSCREEN ADVENTURES(ANALOG AND DIGITAL)
Origination Local
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT,7-7:30A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. GREENSCREEN ADVENTURES TEACHES CHILDREN CRITICAL WRITING SKILLS THROUGH IMPROVISATION, STORYTELLING, AND STORY THEATER, IN THIS FUN, INFORMATIONAL, AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM.

Certification

Back to Top
Question Response

The undersigned certifies that he or she is (a) the party filing the Children's Television Programming, or an officer, director, member, partner, trustee, authorized employee, or other individual or duly elected or appointed official who is authorized to sign on behalf of the party filing the Children's Television Programming; or (b) an attorney qualified to practice before the Commission under 47 C.F.R. Section 1.23(a), who is authorized to represent the party filing the Children's Television Programming, and who further certifies that he or she has read the document; that to the best of his or her knowledge, information,and belief there is good ground to support it; and that it is not interposed for delay.

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments.
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

CHANNEL 41 & 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP


Attachments

No Attachments.