Federal Communications Commission
Washington, DC 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0754
FCC 398
Children's Television Programming Report

Report reflects information for the filing period ending: 09/30/2003 Filed on: 11/03/2003

Call Sign Channel Numbers Community of License
WVBK-LP 49 (analog)
City State County ZIP Code
MANCHESTER VT WINDHAM 05254VISIO
Licensee Name
VISION 3 BROADCASTING, INC.
Network Affiliation Nielsen DMA Licensee World Wide Web Home Page Address (if applicable)
RSN / America One Albany-Schenectady-Troy
Facility ID Previous Call Sign (if applicable) License Renewal Expiration Date
26996 2007-04-01
Analog Core Programming
2. State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station. See 47 C.F.R. §73.671(c). 3.00 hours
3. (a) 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. §73.673? Y
(b) Identify publishers who were sent information in 3(a).
TRIBUNE MEDIA TV GUIDE
4. Complete the following for each program that you aired during the past three months that meets the definition of Core Programming. Complete chart below for each Core Program.
Title of Analog Core Program #1 Origin
JR. MOTORSPORTS NETWORK
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
MONDAYS 8:30 AM 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
6 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Jr. Motorsports is filled with action, interviews, insights and some of the hottest Kart Racing and Jr. Dragsters you will ever see. Jr. Motorsports will be taking young talent trackside for interviews and features with some of the best Winston Cup Drivers touring today
Title of Analog Core Program #2 Origin
JACK HOUSTON'S IMAGINELAND NETWORK
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
TUE. 8:30 AM 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
3 years 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
HOST JACK HOUSTON TEACHES MORAL AND EDUCATIONAL VALUES THROUGH THE USE OF STORIES, PUPPETRY AND MUSIC.
Title of Analog Core Program #3 Origin
JACK HANNA’S ANIMAL ADVENTURES NETWORK
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
WED. AND SAT. 8:30 AM 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Jack Hanna’s Animal Adventures is a designed to meet the educational and informational needs of today's children. Jack Hanna is one of the America’s most beloved naturalists and adventurers. Each episode, Hanna takes millions of family viewers on exciting journeys to learn about animals and the places they live.
Title of Analog Core Program #4 Origin
FLUTEMASTER NETWORK
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
THU. 8:30 AM 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
8 years 13 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
A teenage boy in Venice Beach, California unexpectedly becomes heir to an awesome legacy that has lain dormant for over three thousand years - the power to command a fleet of magical, mythical creatures - in Flutemaster, a spectacular animated fantasy adventure.
Title of Analog Core Program #5 Origin
ZEBBY’S ZOO NETWORK
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
FRI. 8:30 AM 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
2 years 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Zebby's Zoo introduces children to good values, fitness and health, basic spelling and math and home and neighborhood safety. It consists of live action, animation, and puppets in a fun-filled musical and educational format.

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming
5. Complete the following for each program that you aired during the past three months that is specifically designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under, but does not meet one or more elements of the definition of Core Programming. See 47 C.F.R. §73.671. Complete chart below for each additional such educational and informational program.
[There are no analog non-core program reports.]
Sponsored Core Programming
6. List Core Programs, if any, aired by other analog stations that are sponsored by the Licensee and that meet the criteria set forth in 47 C.F.R. §73.671. Also indicate whether the amount of total Core Programming broadcast by another station increased.
[There are no analog sponsored core program broadcast reports.]
[There are no analog sponsored core program detail reports.]
Digital Core Programming
7. (a) State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream.  
  (b) Did the Licensee broadcast on its main digital program stream the same Children's Core Programming provided on its analog channel?  
  (c) If Yes to 7(b), the Licensee certifies that the representations and children's program information provided with respect to its analog channel apply equally with respect to its main digital program stream.  
    If No to 7(c), submit as an Exhibit a Statement of Explanation.  
8. (a) 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.  
  (b) 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. §73.671.  
9. (a) 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. §73.673?  
  (b) Identify publishers who were sent information in 9(a).
 
10. Complete the following for each program that you aired during the past three months that meets the definition of Core Programming. Complete chart below for each Core Program.
    [There are no digital core program reports.]
11. (a) 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 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?  
  (b) If No, submit as an Exhibit a Statement of Explanation setting forth the number of repeats in excess of the repeat limit and the times and dates the episodes involved were aired.  
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming
12. Complete the following for each program that you aired during the past three months that is specifically designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under, but does not meet one or more elements of the definition of Core Programming. See 47 C.F.R. §73.671. Complete chart below for each additional such educational and information program.
[There are no digital non-core program reports.]
Sponsored Core Programming
13. List Core Programs, if any, aired by other stations that are sponsored by the Licensee and that meet the criteria set forth in 47 C.F.R. §73.671. Also indicate whether the amount of total Core Programming broadcast by another station increased.
[There are no digital sponsored core program broadcast reports.]
[There are no digital sponsored core program detail reports.]
Other Matters
14. Complete the following for each analog and digital program that you plan to air for the next quarter that meets the definition of Core Programming. Complete chart below for each Core Program, identifying whether it is to be broadcast on the station's analog or digital channel or both channels.
Title of Planned Core Program #1 Origin
BLOOPY'S BUDDIES SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Mon-Fri 8:30 AM 65
Length of Program Age of Target Audience
30 minutes From To
3 years 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Co-star Jonathan Winters and the delightful cast of characters from Bloopyville show young children the benefits of healthy living through the unique B.E.L.L. philosophy: Be Well, Eat Well, Live Well, Learn Well. Every episode includes a number of interactive segments that teach children about health, exercise, nutrition, and safety. Most importantly, Bloopy and his Buddies encourage kids to get off the couch and Bloopycise - the first ever exercise format on television for young children.
Title of Planned Core Program #2 Origin
CRITTER GITTERS SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Sat-Sun 26
Length of Program Age of Target Audience
30 minutes From To
9 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Critter Gitters is a half-hour live action television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. In this series a group of neighborhood kids join forces with a couple of veterinarians and an inventive professor to become a search and rescue unit, a detective agency, and a police force for animals. The Critter Gitters team works with authorities to solve animals mysteries, puzzling cases and even international crimes involving animals of every size, shape and species. Each show contains educational material and information about science, animals, and geography, while the Critter Gitters solve moral and ethical dilemmas that face children in everyday life.

15. 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. §73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Y
16. Identify the licensee's children's programming liaison.
Name Telephone Number
DANIEL CARBONARA 802-258-2200
Address E-mail Address
1300 PUTNEY RD. SUITE 200 danrsn12@adelphia.net
City State ZIP Code
BRATTLEBORO VT

17. 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 non-core 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. §73.671, NOTES 2 and 3.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503).

I certify that the statements in this application are true, complete, and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief, and are made in good faith.

Name of Licensee Signature
DANIEL CARBONARA
Date
11/3/03
FCC Form 398
March 2006