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

FRN:
0005877550
File Number:
CPR-138212
Submit Date:
01/10/2013
Call Sign:
KCTV
Facility ID:
41230
City:
KANSAS CITY
State:
MO
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 CBS
Nielsen DMA Kansas City
Web Home Page Address www.kctv5.com

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 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(6)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 6) Response
Program Title Liberty Kids II
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 4
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 4
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The purpose of this series is to introduce viewers aged 9-11 to the period leading up to, during and immediately following the American Revolution. Each episode focuses on placing historical events and pivotal figures within an age appropriate context that provides young people with an exciting opportunity to experience this period of history through the eyes of a similar demographic. The program also include interstitial segments that provide facts in both a newscast and game format, reinforcing the topic of the episode. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children.
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 Liberty Kids II
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 12/8/12 9:30am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, 12/8/12
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Liberty Kids II
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 12/1/12 9:30am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, 12/1/12
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Liberty Kids II
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 10/20/12 12:00pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, 10/6/12
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Liberty Kids II
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 11/10/12 9:30am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, 11/10/12
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (2 of 6) Response
Program Title Busytown Mysteries - II
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 7:30am 10/7-12/30/12
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 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Busytown Mysteries brings the popular adventures of Busytown to pre-schoolers with an educational, problem solving twist. Each episode demonstrates the characters use of observation to collect facts and draw inferences from those facts to reach conclusions. The show develops vocabulary through words and concepts that are part of the episodes overall theme.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 6) Response
Program Title KC Zoo Show
Origination Local
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00am 10/6-12/29/12
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 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The KC Zoo Show is a locally produced educational program hosted by KCTV personalities. The KC Zoo highlights the animals and activities at the Kansas City Zoo. Children learn about the habitats and biology of wildlife from all over the world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 6) Response
Program Title Busytown Mysteries - I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 7:00am 10/7-12/30/12
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 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Busytown Mysteries brings the popular adventures of Busytown to pre-schoolers with an educational, problem solving twist. Each episode demonstrates the characters use of observation to collect facts and draw inferences from those facts to reach conclusions. The show develops vocabulary through words and concepts that are part of the episodes overall theme.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 6) Response
Program Title Liberty Kids I
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:00am 10/13-11/3 & 11/17-12/29
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 3
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 3
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The purpose of this series is to introduce viewers aged 9-11 to the period leading up to, during and immediately following the American Revolution. Each episode focuses on placing historical events and pivotal figures within an age appropriate context that provides young people with an exciting opportunity to experience this period of history through the eyes of a similar demographic. The program also include interstitial segments that provide facts in both a newscast and game format, reinforcing the topic of the episode. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children.
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 Liberty Kids I
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 11/10/12 9:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, 11/10/12
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Liberty Kids I
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 10/13/12 12:30pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, 10/6/12
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Liberty Kids I
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 12/8/12 9:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, 12/8/12
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (6 of 6) Response
Program Title Doodlebops - I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30am 10/6-12/29/12
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 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Doodlebops is designed to teach life lessons to children under elementary school age, and is intended to promote social and academic readiness. Each episode explores social issues such as the importance of persistence, the value of openness to new things.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 1) Response
Program Title Doodlebops - II
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Sundays, 6:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 13
Number of Preemptions -1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Doodlebops is designed to teach life lessons to children under elementary school age, and is intended to promote social and academic readiness. Each episode explores social issues such as the importance of persistence, the value of openness to new things.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Date Time

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)? No
Name of children's programming liaison Dale Jacobson
Address 4500 Shawnee Mission Parkway
City Fairway
State KS
Zip 66205
Telephone Number (913) 677-7238
Email Address dale.jacobson@kctv5.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. After due review of internal station records and documentation provided to us by program suppliers, the licensee hereby certifies that the station fully complied with the FCC's commercial limits in children's programs, as specified at 47 C.F.R. Section 73.670. The station has terminated analog operations. Accordingly, questions 7(a) and 7(b) are no longer applicable.

Other Matters (6)

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Other Matters (1 of 6) Response
Program Title Doodlebops - I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Doodlebops is designed to teach life lessons to children under elementary school age, and is intended to promote social and academic readiness. Each episode explores social issues such as the importance of persistence, the value of openness to new things.
Other Matters (2 of 6) Response
Program Title KC Zoo Show
Origination Local
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The KC Zoo Show is a locally produced educational program hosted by KCTV personalities. The KC Zoo highlights the animals and activities at the Kansas City Zoo. Children learn about the habitats and biology of wildlife from all over the world.
Other Matters (3 of 6) Response
Program Title Busytown Mysteries I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 7:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Busytown Mysteries brings the popular adventures of Busytown to pre-schoolers with an educational, problem solving twist. Each episode demonstrates the characters use of observation to collect facts and draw inferences from those facts to reach conclusions. The show develops vocabulary through words and concepts that are part of the episodes overall theme.
Other Matters (4 of 6) Response
Program Title Busytown Mysteries II
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Busytown Mysteries brings the popular adventures of Busytown to pre-schoolers with an educational, problem solving twist. Each episode demonstrates the characters use of observation to collect facts and draw inferences from those facts to reach conclusions. The show develops vocabulary through words and concepts that are part of the episodes overall theme.
Other Matters (5 of 6) Response
Program Title Liberty Kids I
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The purpose of this series is to introduce viewers aged 9-11 to the period leading up to, during and immediately following the American Revolution. Each episode focuses on placing historical events and pivotal figures within an age appropriate context that provides young people with an exciting opportunity to experience this period of history through the eyes of a similar demographic. The program also include interstitial segments that provide facts in both a newscast and game format, reinforcing the topic of the episode. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children.
Other Matters (6 of 6) Response
Program Title Liberty Kids II
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The purpose of this series is to introduce viewers aged 9-11 to the period leading up to, during and immediately following the American Revolution. Each episode focuses on placing historical events and pivotal figures within an age appropriate context that provides young people with an exciting opportunity to experience this period of history through the eyes of a similar demographic. The program also include interstitial segments that provide facts in both a newscast and game format, reinforcing the topic of the episode. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children.

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.

Meredith Corporation


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