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Approved by OMB 3060-0837
September 2014
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0009961889
File Number:
CPR-170696
Submit Date:
07/08/2015
Call Sign:
KCWI-TV
Facility ID:
51502
City:
AMES
State:
IA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/08/2015
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second Quarter of 2015

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 CW
Nielsen DMA Des Moines-Ames
Web Home Page Address http://www.KCWI23.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 5.5
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(11)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 11) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer With Cedar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10am
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. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan, Dog Whisper with Cesar Millan - he travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to deal with a dog's behavior.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 11) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 8am
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. Dr. Pol has been practicing veterniary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for over 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his familyveterinary staff also cares for animals of all shapes and sizes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 11) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 700am
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. Dr. Pol has been practicing veterniary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for over 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his familyveterinary staff also cares for animals of all shapes and sizes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 11) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer With Cedar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 930am
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. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan, Dog Whisper with Cesar Millan - he travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to deal with a dog's behavior.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 11) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 1030am
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. This live action series is an innovative and action packed oddyssey through North America's wild places - revealing a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 11) Response
Program Title Rock The Park
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 1130am
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 series into America's love affair with our national parks. In this awe-inspiring and entertaining series our hosts, Jack Steward and Colton Smith, come face to face with nature and some amzing places on earth.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 11) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11am
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. This live action series is an innovative and action packed oddyssey through North America's wild places - revealing a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 11) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer With Cesar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9am
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. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan, Dog Whisper with Cesar Millan - he travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to deal with a dog's behavior.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 11) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer With Cedar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 830am
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. Dr. Pol has been practicing veterniary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for over 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his familyveterinary staff also cares for animals of all shapes and sizes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 11) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 6am
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 9 years to 14 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Aqua Kids have their sights on saving oceans of the world. Pollution and abuse of these natural resources are taking their toll. Aqua Kids look for adventures and knowledge and tackle some ecological dilemmas. This group of knowledge seeking kids will start right in their own back yards, beginning with local streams that eventually lead to the oceans of the world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 11) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 730am
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. Dr. Pol has been practicing veterniary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for over 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his familyveterinary staff also cares for animals of all shapes and sizes.
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 Jeff Hoffman
Address 500 SW 7th, Suite 300
City Des Moines
State IA
Zip 50309
Telephone Number 515-289-4306
Email Address Jhoffman@kcwi23.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. KCWI airs general audience programs and public service announcements that hold educational and information value for children. Some non broadcast events included sponsorship of kid-friendly events such as a local winter coat drive.

Other Matters (10)

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Other Matters (1 of 10) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 830am
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. Dr. Pol has been practicing veterniary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for over 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his familyveterinary staff also cares for animals of all shapes and sizes.
Other Matters (2 of 10) Response
Program Title ROck The Park
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11am
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 series into America's love affair with our national parks. In this awe-inspiring and entertaining series our hosts, Jack Steward and Colton Smith, come face to face with nature and some amzing places on earth.
Other Matters (3 of 10) Response
Program Title The Brady Barr Experience
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9am
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 action packed series viewers will go behind the scenes with Dr Brady Barr for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation.
Other Matters (4 of 10) Response
Program Title Reluctantly Healthy
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 1130am
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. Healthy eating and recipes, fun and easy ways to incorporate exercise and interesting and new activities that the whole family can enjoy
Other Matters (5 of 10) Response
Program Title The Brady Barr Experience
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 930am
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 action packed series viewers will go behind the scenes with Dr Brady Barr for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation.
Other Matters (6 of 10) Response
Program Title Dog Whisper With Cedar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 730am
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. Dr. Pol has been practicing veterniary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for over 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his familyveterinary staff also cares for animals of all shapes and sizes.
Other Matters (7 of 10) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 8am
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. Dr. Pol has been practicing veterniary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for over 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his familyveterinary staff also cares for animals of all shapes and sizes.
Other Matters (8 of 10) Response
Program Title Dog Whisper With Cedar Millan
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 7am
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. Dr. Pol has been practicing veterniary medicine for over 35 years. Caring for over 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his familyveterinary staff also cares for animals of all shapes and sizes.
Other Matters (9 of 10) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10am
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. This live action series is an innovative and action packed oddyssey through North America's wild places - revealing a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world.
Other Matters (10 of 10) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 1030am
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. This live action series is an innovative and action packed oddyssey through North America's wild places - revealing a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world.

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.

KCWI License, LLC


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