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

FRN:
0003773553
File Number:
CPR-138377
Submit Date:
01/10/2013
Call Sign:
WSVI
Facility ID:
2370
City:
CHRISTIANSTED
State:
VI
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/10/2013
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2012

General Information

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

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network ABC
Nielsen DMA Virgin Islands
Web Home Page Address WWW.WSVI.TV

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

Digital Core Programs(5)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 5) Response
Program Title FOOD FOR THOUGHT WITH CLAIRE THOMAS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 10:30-11:00AM ET
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. Young,enthusiastic and passionate about food Claire Thomas is the 22 yr old host who opens viewers eyes to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations in food for thought. Each weekly half hour, produced for ages 13-16 informs and educates teens about the power food as a tool for exploring new places, meeting new people and learning about different cultures. Claire serves as a role model for 13-16 yr old viewers by showing her passion for her family, life, and healthy living by sharing stories in the kitchen. Creative inspiration can come from any place and any time, sometimes from family, sometimes from friends, or even bloggers needing her help. No matter how exotic or the location she is always in search of new tastes and places to explore. Based on her unique perspective gathered throughout each episode, Claire will teach the audience how to prepare the 'inspired dish' while promoting a healthy attitude towards food and lif. Main Digital channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 5) Response
Program Title JACK HANNAH'S WILD COUNTDOWN
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY'S 9-9:30AM ET
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. Wildlife expert and animal ambassador, Jack Hannah, brings the viewer face to face with the best of the beasts. In this weekly half-hour series that will engage viewers 13-16yr old as well as the whole family, Jack highlights his favorite animals and adventures from around the world. Presented in countdwon style, Jack offers up a different 'top ten; each week in a variety of categories. What are the top 10 'fastest animals in africa, 'tallest insects', 'biggest eaters,'smartest birds...Jack will answer all of these questions and more. As Jack reveals the categories, he gives further insight and interesting facts about the animals allowing viewers of all ages the opportunity to be entertained as well as learn more about the fascinating animal kingdom in Jack hannah's wild countdown. Main digital channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 5) Response
Program Title RECIPE REHAB
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 11:00-11:30AM ET
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. In this weekly half hour competiton style series developed and produce to educate and inform viewers ages 13-16, it is Chef against chef in a recipe makeover challenge. Viewers will submit their favorite decadent, high calorie, classic family recipes and two acclaimed chef's will face of in a head to head competion to give the recipes a low calorie twist. The audience will learn the value of healthy, wholesome ingredients and how healthy food choices can have positive effects on our quality of life. Special guest will serve as judge and jury. Main digital channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 5) Response
Program Title OCEAN MYSTERIES WITH JEFF CORWIN
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY'S 9:30-10:00AM ET
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 half hour weekly series, Ocean mysteries offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures, comparisons to popular land animals, and analogies to human experience. Hosted by Jeff Corwin, Ocean mysteries is produced for ages 13-16 and beyond by showing how animals share the same behaviors, challenges and triumphs that human do. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the 'family dynamics' of the mingling species, viewers will get to know and care about these heroes, and all of the fascinating life beaming in our oceans. Main digital channel.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 5) Response
Program Title SEA RESCUE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY'S 10-10:30AM ET
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 half-hour weekly series sea rescue, features the rescue, rehabilation and in many instances- releas back into the wild of ocean wildlife. Produced for ages 13-16, sea rescue offers educational and entertaining television by demonstrating the welfare and medical benefits that rescue and rehabilation programs provide animals. Viewers will also learn that there's a reciprocal benefit: rescued animals provide valuable insight into there biology and ecology. This information adds to the pool of knowledge necessary to conserve, threaten and endangered species. Each week, sea rescue will leave its audience inspired by the real life stories of the featured animals and rescuers and with a fuller understanding of the rich array of the sea life with wich we share our planet. Main Digital channel.
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 RUBY VIDAL
Address Channel 8 Village mall barren spot
City kingshill
State VI
Zip 00851
Telephone Number 340-778-5008*230
Email Address rubyv@wsvitv.com
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3.

Other Matters (5)

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Other Matters (1 of 5) Response
Program Title SEA RESCUE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY'S 10-10:30AM ET
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 half-hour weekly series sea rescue, features the rescue, rehabilation and in many instances- releas back into the wild of ocean wildlife. Produced for ages 13-16, sea rescue offers educational and entertaining television by demonstrating the welfare and medical benefits that rescue and rehabilation programs provide animals. Viewers will also learn that there's a reciprocal benefit: rescued animals provide valuable insight into there biology and ecology. This information adds to the pool of knowledge necessary to conserve, threaten and endangered species. Each week, sea rescue will leave its audience inspired by the real life stories of the featured animals and rescuers and with a fuller understanding of the rich array of the sea life with wich we share our planet. Main Digital channel.
Other Matters (2 of 5) Response
Program Title FOOD FOR THOUGHT WITH CLAIRE THOMAS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY'S 10:30-11:00AM ET
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,enthusiastic and passionate about food Claire Thomas is the 22 yr old host who opens viewers eyes to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations in food for thought. Each weekly half hour, produced for ages 13-16 informs and educates teens about the power food as a tool for exploring new places, meeting new people and learning about different cultures. Claire serves as a role model for 13-16 yr old viewers by showing her passion for her family, life, and healthy living by sharing stories in the kitchen. Creative inspiration can come from any place and any time, sometimes from family, sometimes from friends, or even bloggers needing her help. No matter how exotic or the location she is always in search of new tastes and places to explore. Based on her unique perspective gathered throughout each episode, Claire will teach the audience how to prepare the 'inspired dish' while promoting a healthy attitude towards food and lif. Main Digital channel
Other Matters (3 of 5) Response
Program Title RECIPE REHAB
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY'S 11:00-11:30AM ET
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 this weekly half hour competiton style series developed and produce to educate and inform viewers ages 13-16, it is Chef against chef in a recipe makeover challenge. Viewers will submit their favorite decadent, high calorie, classic family recipes and two acclaimed chef's will face of in a head to head competion to give the recipes a low calorie twist. The audience will learn the value of healthy, wholesome ingredients and how healthy food choices can have positive effects on our quality of life. Special guest will serve as judge and jury. Main digital channel.
Other Matters (4 of 5) Response
Program Title JACK HANNAH'S WILD COUNTDOWN
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY'S 9-9:30AM ET
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. Wildlife expert and animal ambassador, Jack Hannah, brings the viewer face to face with the best of the beasts. In this weekly half-hour series that will engage viewers 13-16yr old as well as the whole family, Jack highlights his favorite animals and adventures from around the world. Presented in countdwon style, Jack offers up a different 'top ten; each week in a variety of categories. What are the top 10 'fastest animals in africa, 'tallest insects', 'biggest eaters,'smartest birds...Jack will answer all of these questions and more. As Jack reveals the categories, he gives further insight and interesting facts about the animals allowing viewers of all ages the opportunity to be entertained as well as learn more about the fascinating animal kingdom in Jack hannah's wild countdown. Main digital channel.
Other Matters (5 of 5) Response
Program Title OCEAN MYSTERIES WITH JEFF CORWIN
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY'S 9:30-10:00 AM ET
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 half hour weekly series, Ocean mysteries offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures, comparisons to popular land animals, and analogies to human experience. Hosted by Jeff Corwin, Ocean mysteries is produced for ages 13-16 and beyond by showing how animals share the same behaviors, challenges and triumphs that human do. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the 'family dynamics' of the mingling species, viewers will get to know and care about these heroes, and all of the fascinating life beaming in our oceans. Main digital channel.

Certification

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Question Response

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

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

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

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

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

WSVI-TV


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