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.

BOA - 20090528ACT
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant 
SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY
Mailing Address
312 WALNUT ST.
28TH FLOOR
City
CINCINNATI
State or Country (if foreign address)
OH
ZIP Code
45202 - 4067
Telephone Number (include area code)
5139773000
E-Mail Address (if available) 
DAVE.GILES@SCRIPPS.COM
FCC Registration Number:
0003957487
Call Sign 
WCPO-TV
Facility ID Number 
59438
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
DAVE GILES
Firm or Company Name
THE E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY
Telephone Number (include area code)
5139773000
E-Mail Address (if available)
DAVE.GILES@SCRIPPS.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
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
WCPO-TV 59438 CINCINNATI OH TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WMAR-TV 59442 BALTIMORE MD TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WEWS-TV 59441 CLEVELAND OH TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KSHB-TV 59444 KANSAS CITY MO TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KMCI 42636 LAWRENCE KS TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KNXV-TV 59440 PHOENIX AR TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KJRH 59439 TULSA OK TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WPTV 59443 WEST PALM BEACH FL TV



All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 04/30/2009 (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
NETWORK AFFILIATION NATIONAL BROADCASTING CO. INC. 12/31/2010

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
AMENDED ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION 09/15/1994

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
CODE OF REGULATIONS

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
NETWORK AFFILIATIONS AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC. 12/14/2005 1/31/10


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
850
850


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 SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY, 312 WALNUT ST.
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 US
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 E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY, 312 WALNUT ST., CINCINNATI, OH 45202 *SEE SEPARATE FILING*
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 US
6. Positional Interest PARENT OF RESPONDENT LICENSEE
7. Percentage of votes 100.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 100.00

1. Name and Address RICHARD A. BOEHNE, 312 WALNUT ST., CINCINNATI, OH 45202
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 DIRECTOR, CHAIRMAN, PRESIDENT AND CEO
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address BRIAN G. LAWLOR, 312 WALNUT ST., CINCINNATI, OH 45202
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 DIRECTOR, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT/TELEVISION STATION GROUP
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address TIMOTHY E. STAUTBERG, 312 WALNUT ST., CINCINNATI, OH 45202
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 DIRECTOR, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND CFO
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address WILLIAM APPLETON, 312 WALNUT ST., CINCINNATI, OH 45202
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 SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL COUNSEL
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address E. JOHN WOLFZORN, 312 WALNUT ST., CINCINNATI, OH 45202
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 AND TREASURER
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address MARY DENISE KUPRIONIS, 312 WALNUT ST., CINCINNATI, OH 45202
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 VICE PRESIDENT AND SECRETARY
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address DAVID M. GILES, 312 WALNUT ST., CINCINNATI, OH 45202
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 AND DEPUTY GENERAL COUNSEL
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address MICHAEL VRABAC, 3701 S. PEORIA, TULSA, OK 74105-3269
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 CRAIG ALLISON, 4720 OAK ST. KANSAS CITY, MO 64112-2236
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 WILLIAM S. FEE, 1720 GILBERT AVE., CINCINNATI, OH 45202
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 BILL HOOPER, 6400 YORK RD. , BALTIMORE, MD 21212-2198
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 JANICE TODD, 515 NORTH 44TH ST., PHOENIX, AZ 85008
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 VICE PRESIDENT
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address STEVE WASSERMAN, 1100 BANYAN BLVD. WEST PALM BEACH, FL 33401
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 RICHARD PEGRAM III, 4045 N. HIMES AVE. TAMPA, FL 33607-6607
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 VICTORIA REGAN, 3001 EUCLID AVE., CLEVELAND, OH 44115-2579
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 VICE PRESIDENT
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address DOUGLAS F. LYONS, 312 WALNUT ST., CINCINNATI, OH 45202
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 ROBBIN S. HOLLIDAY, 312 WALNUT ST., CINCINNATI, OH 45202
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 VICE PRESIDENT
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 SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT/TELEVISION STATION GROUP

(Official Title)


of SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING, CO.

(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
BRIAN G. LAWLOR
Date
05/26/2009
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 5139773000

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 3
Description:
SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY

THE E. W. SCRIPPS COMPANY OWNS 100% OF THE STOCK OF SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY.

SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY IS THE LICENSEE OF EIGHT TELEVISION STATIONS: WCPO-TV (FACILITY ID #59438), CINCINNATI, OHIO; WMAR-TV (#59442), BALTIMORE, MARYLAND; WEWS-TV (#59441), CLEVELAND, OHIO; KSHB-TV (#59444), KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI; KMCI (TV) (#42636), LAWRENCE, KANSAS; KNXV-TV (#59440), PHOENIX, ARIZONA; KJRH (TV) (#59439), TULSA, OKLAHOMA; AND WPTV (TV) (#59443), WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA. SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY IS ALSO THE LICENSEE OF TELEVISION TRANSLATOR STATIONS: K44CN, COTTONWOOD, ARIZONA; K52CM, FLAGSTAFF, ARIZONA; K47DJ, PRESCOTT, ARIZONA; AND K57FY, KINGMAN, ARIZONA.

SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY, IN TURN, OWNS 100% OF THE STOCK OF TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC., LICENSEE OF STATION WFTS-TV (#64588), TAMPA, FLORIDA, AND 100% OF THE STOCK OF CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC., LICENSEE OF STATION WXYZ-TV (#10267), DETROIT, MICHIGAN.

RICHARD A. BOEHNE IS PRESIDENT , CEO , DIRECTOR AND MEMBER EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY; DIRECTOR , CHAIRMAN , PRESIDENT AND CEO OF SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING CO.; DIRECTOR OF TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.; AND DIRECTOR OF CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.

TIMOTHY E. STAUTBERG IS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND CFO OF THE E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY; DIRECTOR , SR. VP AND CFO OF SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING CO.; SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT , CFO AND DIRECTOR OF TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.; AND DIRECTOR , SR. VP AND CFO OF CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.

WILLIAM APPLETON IS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL COUNSEL OF THE E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY; SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL COUNSEL OF SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING CO.; SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL COUNSEL OF TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.; AND SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL COUNSEL OF CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.

BRIAN G. LAWLOR IS DIRECTOR AND SR. VP/TV STATION GROUP OF SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING CO.; PRESIDENT AND DIRECTOR OF TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.; AND DIRECTOR AND PRESIDENT OF CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.

DOUGLAS F. LYONS IS VICE PRESIDENT AND CONTROLLER OF THE E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY; VICE PRESIDENT OF SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING CO.; VICE PRESIDENT OF TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.; AND VICE PRESIDENT OF CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.

E. JOHN WOLFZORN IS VICE PRESIDENT AND TREASURER OF THE E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY; VICE PRESIDENT AND TREASURER OF SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING CO.; VICE PRESIDENT AND TREASURER OF TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.; AND VICE PRESIDENT AND TREASURER OF CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.

MARY DENISE KUPRIONIS IS VICE PRESIDENT, SECRETARY AND CHIEF ETHICS AND COMPLIANCE OFFICER OF THE E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY; VICE PRESIDENT AND SECRETARY OF SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING CO.; VICE PRESIDENT AND SECRETARY OF TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.; AND VICE PRESIDENT AND SECRETARY OF CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.

RICHARD PEGRAM III IS VICE PRESIDENT OF SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING CO.; AND VICE PRESIDENT OF TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.

ROBBIN S. HOLLIDAY IS VICE PRESIDENT OF SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING CO.; VICE PRESIDENT OF TAMPA BAY TELEVISION, INC.; AND VICE PRESIDENT OF CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.

WILLIAM FEE IS A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF CINCINNATI PUBLIC RADIO, THE NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION WHICH AIRS 2 NPR STATIONS, WGVC AND WVXV.


Attachment 3