Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0010 (June 2002)
FCC 323
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
OWNERSHIP REPORT FOR COMMERCIAL BROADCAST STATIONS

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BOS - 20080820AFZ
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant 
JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION
Mailing Address
3355 SOUTH VALLEY VIEW BOULEVARD
City
LAS VEGAS
State or Country (if foreign address)
NV
ZIP Code
89102 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
7028761313
E-Mail Address (if available) 
FCC Registration Number:
0002710192
Call Sign 
KQCH
Facility ID Number 
2708
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
JOHN W. BAGWELL
Firm or Company Name
LEVENTHAL SENTER & LERMAN PLLC
Telephone Number (include area code)
2024298970
E-Mail Address (if available)
JBAGWELL@LSL-LAW.COM
3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed

Mailing Address


City
State or Country (if foreign address)
ZIP Code
-
Telephone Number (include area code)
E-Mail Address (if available)
4. If this application has been submitted without a fee, indicate reason for fee exemption (see 47 C.F.R. Section 1.1114):
Governmental Entity Fee-exempt Report Other POST-CONSUMMATION REPORT
N/A (Fee Required)



Section II - Ownership Information

5.

a. Biennial b. Transfer of Control or Assignment of License/Permit c. Other
d. Amendment to pending application


for the following stations:

[Enter Station Information]


Station List


This Report is filed for the following stations:

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KQCH 50314 OMAHA NE FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WSYM-TV 74094 LANSING MI TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WTMJ-TV 74098 MILWAUKEE WI TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KTNV 74100 LAS VEGAS NV TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KMIR-TV 16749 PALM SPRINGS CA TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WTMJ 74096 MILWAUKEE WI AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KMTV 35190 OMAHA NE TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KGUN 36918 TUCSON AZ TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WKHT 40854 KNOXVILLE TN FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KGEM 6328 BOISE ID AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KCID 68593 CALDWELL ID AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KJOT 6329 BOISE ID FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KTHI 68589 CALDWELL ID FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KTTS-FM 62023 SPRINGFIELD MO FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KRVB 17397 NAMPA ID FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KFTI 72356 WICHITA KS AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KFDI-FM 72357 WICHITA KS FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KFXJ 37133 AUGUSTA KS FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KYQQ 37121 ARKANSAS CITY KS FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KFTI-FM 35020 NEWTON KS FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KFAQ 68329 TULSA OK AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KVOO-FM 68330 TULSA OK AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KXBL 68331 HENRYETTA OK FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KSGF 62024 SPRINGFIELD MO AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KSPW 10119 SPARTA MO FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KSRZ 50308 OMAHA NE FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WKTI-FM 74095 MILWAUKEE WI FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KEZO-FM 74105 OMAHA NE FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KICT-FM 63548 WICHITA KS FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KIVI 59255 NAMPA ID TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KSGF-FM 2924 ASH GROVE MO FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KZRQ-FM 55165 MOUNT VERNON MO FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KWBA 35095 SIERRA VISTA AZ TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KQXR 42650 PAYETTE ID FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WGBA 2708 GREEN BAY WI TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KKCD 74103 OMAHA NE FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WFTX 70649 CAPE CORAL FL TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KXSP 50313 OMAHA NE AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KFFN 2433 TUCSON AZ AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KMXZ-FM 2434 TUCSON AZ FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KQTH 20403 TUCSON AZ FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KGMG 57504 ORACLE AZ FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WQBB 59693 POWELL TN AM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WWST 29727 SEVIERVILLE TN FM


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMYU 29741 KARNS TN FM



All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 08/18/2008 (Date must comply with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3615(a), i.e., information must be current within 60 days of filing of this report, when 5(a) below is checked.)

This Report is filed for (check one)
6.
Respondent is:
Sole proprietorship Not-for-profit corporation Limited partnership
For-profit corporation General partnership Other
If "Other", describe nature of the respondent in an Exhibit.
[Exhibit 1]
7.
List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613.   (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Contract/Instrument Information]


Contracts/Instruments Information


List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613. (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject shall respond.)

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION 03/02/1998

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
ARTICLES OF MERGER JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP, INC. INTO JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION 03/20/1998

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
BY-LAWS, AS AMENDED JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION 04/20/1998

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
TELEVISION AFFILIATION AGREEMENT (ASSIGNED TO JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP, INC., ON 10/6/2004) ARIES TELECOMMUNICATION CORPORATION AND ACE TV INC. 06/07/1993

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
AMENDMENTS TO TELEVISION AFFILIATION AGREEMENT DATED 6/23/1995, 9/20/1996 AND 9/20/1996 ARIES TELECOMMUNICATION CORPORATION AND ACE TV INC.

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
AMENDMENT NUMBER 4 TO TELEVISION AFFILIATION AGREEMENT JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP, INC. AND ACE TV INC. 08/17/2004

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
KMIR-TV/WTMJ-TV AFFILIATION AGREEMENT NBC-TV 01/18/2002 12/31/2012

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
KTNV-TV AFFILIATION AGREEMENT ABC-TV 02/12/2004 12/31/2012

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
WSYM-TV AFFILIATION AGREEMENT (11/01/1998) AND AMENDMENT (4/18/2006) FOX-TV 04/18/2006 6/30/2010

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
KIVI/KSAW-LP AFFILIATION AGREEMENT ABC-TV 02/12/2004 12/31/2012

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
KGUN(TV) AFFILIATION AGREEMENT ABC-TV 12/05/2005 02/05/2012

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
WFTX(TV) AFFILIATION AGREEMENT FOX-TV 02/28/2006 6/30/2012

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
WGBA(TV) AFFILIATION AGREEMENT NBC-TV 01/01/2002 01/01/2013

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
WACY-TV AFFILIATION AGREEMENT TWENTIETH TELEVISION, INC. 03/16/2006 3/16/2011

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
KMTV NETWORK AFFILIATION AGREEMENT CBS 08/01/2006 08/31/2009


8. Capitalization (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Capitalization Information]


Capitalization


Capitalization (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise excercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

Class of stock (preferred, common or other)
Voting or Non-voting
Number of Shares
Authorized
Issued and Outstanding
Treasury
Unissued
COMMON
V
50000
1000
49000


9.
(a.) List the respondent, and, if other than a natural person, its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. If a corporation or partnership holds an attributable interest in the respondent, list separately its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. Create a separate row for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
[Enter Owner Information]

Owner Information

List the respondent, and, if other than a natural person, its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. If a corporation or partnership holds an attributable interest in the respondent, list separately its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. Create a separate row for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
(Read carefully - The numbered items below refer to line numbers in the following table.)
1. Name and address of respondent and each party to the respondent holding an attributable interest (if other than individual also show name, address and citizenship of natural person authorized to vote the stock or holding the attributable interest). List the respondent first, officers next, then directors and, thereafter, remaining stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, and partners.
2. Gender (male or female).
3. Ethnicity (check one).
4. Race (select one or more).
5. Citizenship.
6. Positional interest: Officer, director, general partner, limited partner, LLC member, investor/creditor attributable under the Commission's equity/debt plus standard, etc.
7. Percentage of votes.
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus).

1. Name and Address JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION, LAS VEGAS, NV
2. Gender (male or female) N/A
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship NA
6. Positional Interest RESPONDENT
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address THE JOURNAL COMPANY, 333 WEST STATE STREET, MILWAUKEE, WI 53203
2. Gender (male or female) N/A
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship NA
6. Positional Interest STOCKHOLDER
7. Percentage of votes 100.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 100.00

1. Name and Address JAMES P. PRATHER, 7 CROSS RIDGE, LAS VEGAS, NV 89135
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest PRESIDENT & DIRECTOR
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address DOUGLAS G. KIEL, ELM GROVE, WI 53122
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest VICE PRESIDENT & DIRECTOR
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address THOMAS L. PORTERFIELD, LAS VEGAS, NV 89117
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest VICE PRESIDENT & DIRECTOR
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address MARY HILL LEAHY, MILWAUKEE, WI
2. Gender (male or female) Female
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest ASSISTANT SECRETARY & DIRECTOR
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address JAMES B. KOONCE, HENDERSON, NV 89102
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest VICE PRESIDENT
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address KAREN O. TRICKLE, ELM GROVE, WI 53122
2. Gender (male or female) Female
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest ASSISTANT TREASURER
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address TRACY GRANVILLE-ABBOTT, LAS VEGAS, NV 89128
2. Gender (male or female) Female
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship UK
6. Positional Interest SECRETARY
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00


(b) Respondent certifies that equity and financial interests not set forth in response to Question 9(a) are non-attributable. Yes No

N/A

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 2]

(c) Is the respondent or any party holding an attributable interest in the respondent also the holder of an attributable interest in any other broadcast station or in any cable or newspaper entities in the same market or with overlapping signals in the same broadcast service, as described in 47 C.F.R. Sections 73.3555 and 76.501? Yes No
If "Yes", submit an Exhibit identifying the holder of that other attributable interest, listing the call signs, locations and facilities identifiers of such other broadcast stations, and describing the nature and size of the ownership interest and the positions held in the other broadcast, cable or newspaper entities. [Exhibit 3]
(d) Are any of the individuals listed in response to Question 9(a) related as parent-child, husband-wife, brothers and sisters?

Yes No

 

If "Yes", submit an Exhibit setting forth full information as to the family relationship

[Exhibit 4]

(e) Is respondent seeking an attribution exemption for any officer or director with duties unrelated to the licensee or permittee?

If "Yes", submit an Exhibit identifying that individual by name and title, fully describing that individual's duties and responsibilities, and explaining why that individual should not be attributed an interest.

Yes No

[Exhibit 5]



SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am VICE PRESIDENT & DIRECTOR

(Official Title)


of JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION

(Exact legal title or name of respondent)


and that I have examined this Report and that to the best of my knowledge and belief, all statements in this Report are true, correct and complete.

(Date of certification must be within 60 days of the date shown in Question 5, Section II and in no event prior to that date.)

Signature
DOUGLAS G. KIEL
Date
08/20/2008
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 4143329611

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS 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).



Exhibits
Exhibit 1
Description:
PURPOSE OF REPORT

THIS OWNERSHIP REPORT IS BEING FILED AS THE POST-CONSUMMATION OWNERSHIP REPORT FOLLOWING THE ACQUISITION ON JULY 22, 2008 BY JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION OF KWBA(TV), SIERRA VISTA, ARIZONA, AS AUTHORIZED BY THE COMMISSION IN FILE NO. BALCT-20080320AEY.

Attachment 1


Exhibit 3
Description:
OTHER ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS

JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP, INC., A SUBSIDIARY OF JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION, IS THE TIME-BROKER OF WACY(TV), FAC. ID NO. 361, APPLETON, WI, PURSUANT TO A TELEVISION AFFILIATION AGREEMENT DATED JUNE 7, 1993, AS AMENDED.

JOURNAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC., THE ULTIMATE PARENT OF JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION, IS THE SOLE OWNER OF JOURNAL SENTINEL, INC., PUBLISHER OF THE MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, A DAILY NEWSPAPER IN THE MILWAUKEE MARKET.


Attachment 3