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

FRN:
0002710192
File Number:
0000022930
Submit Date:
04/05/2017
Call Sign:
KAJJ-CD
Facility ID:
35453
City:
KALISPELL
State:
MT
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/05/2017
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2017

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? No

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

KPAX COMMUNICATIONS, LLC

Doing Business As: KPAX COMMUNICATIONS, LLC

Bob Hermes

P.O. BOX 4827

MISSOULA, MT 59806

United States

+1 (406) 542-4400

bob@kpax.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

DOUG SEBASTIAN

CHIEF ENGINEER

KPAX COMMUNICATIONS, LLC

CHIEF ENGINEER

P.O. BOX 4827

MISSOULA, MT 59806

United States

+1 (406) 542-4400

DOUG@KPAX.COM

Technical Representative

HENRY WENDEL

COOLEY LLP

HENRY WENDEL

1299 PENNSYLVANIA AVE., NW

SUITE 700

WASHINGTON, DC 20004

United States

+1 (202) 776-2943

hwendel@cooley.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network D1-CBS, D2-CW, D3-GRIT
Nielsen DMA Missoula
Web Home Page Address www.kpax.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 336.0
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: 6.0
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(12)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 12) Response
Program Title CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (D1) (1/01/17 to 3/31/17)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10a-10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 7
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 7
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 7
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 program offers teens an opportunity to view everyday people-regardless of age, sex, occupation or education-stepping forward and acting in a socially responsible and moral fashion when faced with crises and moral dilemmas. In a candid camera-type format, individuals are placed in a situation that cause them to demonstrate acts of kindness and generosity, stand up for diversity, shield others from bullies and embrace friendships. In addition, the program includes segments that focus on overcoming fears, as well as rewarding individuals for their unselfish kindness and community service. The program seeks to encourage young viewers to increase their sensitivity and awareness, in order to refine their own moral compass. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
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 CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 03/19/2017 09:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-03-18
Episode # 5234
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 02/26/2017 09:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-02-25
Episode # 5241
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 02/12/2017 09:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-02-11
Episode # 5239
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 03/05/2017 09:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-03-04
Episode # 5242
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 03/12/2017 09:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-03-11
Episode # 5243
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 01/22/2017 09:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-01-21
Episode # 5236
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 01/15/2017 09:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-01-14
Episode # 5235
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (2 of 12) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S WILD COUNTDOWN (D3) 1/01/17 TO 3/31/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8a-8:30a and 8:30a-9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
Total times aired 24
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Wildlife expert and animal ambassador, Jack Hanna, brings the viewer face-to-face with the best of the beasts. In this weekly half-hour series that will engage viewers 13-16, as well as the whole family, Jack highlights his favorite animals and adventures from around the world. Presented in countdown style, Jack offers up a different "top ten" each week in a variety of categories. What are the top ten fastest animals in Africa, tallest insects, biggest eaters, smartest birds...Jack will answer all of these questions and more. As Jack reveals the categories, he gives further insights and interesting facts about the animals allowing viewers of all ages the opportunity to be entertained as well as learn more about the fascinating animal kingdom in Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 12) Response
Program Title LUCKY DOG (D1) (1/01/17 to 3/31/17)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8a-8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Animal trainer Brandon McMillan operates a training facility known as the Lucky Dog Ranch, where his mission is to rescue hard-to-love and untrained dogs and find them homes. The show focuses on exercising responsibility and on developing a sense of appreciation for life and animals. Life lessons are an integral part of the overarching theme of rescuing these animals from death and providing a second chance for life. Following McMillan's investigations into how to retrain these animals to make them welcome members in the homes of families is both educational and inspirational - encouraging this demographic to become sensitive to our own and others' behavior and teaching how we as individuals can make a difference. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 12) Response
Program Title ROCK THE PARK (D3) 1/01/17 to 3/31/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30a-11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Rock the Park is a weekly half-hour series produced and designed to educate and inform children 13-16 years of age and taps 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 of the most amazing places on earth. Viewers will witness the fascinating underwater world of Dry Tortugas National Park in Florida, which is home to the world's most unique coral and marine life. They'll watch as Jack and Colton raft their way through Alaska's remote Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve, spotting the regions famous brown bears. Viewers will reach new heights as Jack and Colton embark on their biggest climbing challenge yet - The Grand Teton in Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 12) Response
Program Title HENRY FORD'S INNOVATION NATION (D1) (1/01/17 to 3/31/17)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9a-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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 Henry Ford's INNOVATION NATION, hosted by Mo Rocca, features the celebration of the inventor's spirit - from historic scientific pioneers throughout past centuries to the forward-looking visionaries of today. Each episode tells the dramatic stories behind the world's greatest inventions, and the perseverance, passion and price required to bring them to life. The program includes segments focusing on 'what if it never happened' and 'the innovation by accident,' and has a strong focus on 'junior geniuses' who are changing the face of technology. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 12) Response
Program Title THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1) (1/01/17 to 3/31/17)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30a-11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 10
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 10
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 10
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 program follows renowned veterinarian Dr. Chris Brown as he embarks on an extraordinary journey, introducing young people to countries, cultures, flora and fauna around the globe. Acting as part observer, traveler, animal expert, Dr. Chris serves as personal guide to and interpreter of each destination's unique lifestyles history and traditions. In addition, as an expert in the field of veterinary sciences, Dr. Chris offers unusual insights into animal behavior as well as the preservation of endangered species. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
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 THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 01/29/2017 09:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-01-28
Episode # 6711
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 02/26/2017 09:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-02-25
Episode # 6715
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 02/12/2017 09:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-02-11
Episode # 6713
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 01/15/2017 09:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-01-14
Episode # 6709
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 03/05/2017 09:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-03-04
Episode # 6716
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 03/12/2017 09:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-03-11
Episode # 6717
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 02/05/2017 09:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-02-04
Episode # 6712
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #8

Questions Response
Title of Program THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 01/22/2017 09:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-01-21
Episode # 6710
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #9

Questions Response
Title of Program THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 02/19/2017 09:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-02-18
Episode # 6714
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #10

Questions Response
Title of Program THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
List date and time rescheduled 03/19/2017 09:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-03-18
Episode # 6708
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (7 of 12) Response
Program Title THE BRADY BARR EXPERIENCE (DE) 1/01/17 TO 3/31/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9a-9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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 Brady Barr Experience is a weekly half-hour series that is designed to inform and educate viewers 13- 16 years of age. 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. As a seasoned herpetologist, Dr. Brady Barr has traveled to five continents, worked with hundreds of scientists and has gotten close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet. Brady Barr has made it his life's work to study and protect some of the world's most dangerous and endangered land animals and in this series, he will share his knowledge and passion for the earth's wildlife and the audience.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 12) Response
Program Title SEA RESCUE (D3) 1/01/17 to 3/31/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30a-10am and 10a-10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
Total times aired 24
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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 half-hour weekly series, Sea Rescue, features the rescue, rehabilitation and - in many instances - release back into the wild of ocean wildlife. Produced for ages 13-16, Sea Rescue offers educational and entertaining television by demonstrating the welfare and medical benefits that rescue and rehabilitation programs provide animals. Viewers will also learn that there's a reciprocal benefit: rescued animals provide valuable insight into their biology and ecology. This information adds to the pool of knowledge necessary to conserve threatened and endangered species. Each week, Sea Rescue will leave its audience inspired by the real-life stories of the featured animals and rescuers and with a fuller understanding of the rich array of sea life with which we share our planet.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 12) Response
Program Title CALLING DR. POL (D2) (1/01/17 to 3/31/17)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7a-7:30am and 7:30a-8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
Total times aired 24
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Calling Dr. Pol is a half-hour series that explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Designed to educate and inform viewers aged 13-16 and the entire family, this inspiring series invites viewers to share in the experiences of Dr. Pol. An enthusiastic and naturally-inclined well-rounded scholar, Dr. Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol and his family of veterinary staff also care for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will have a chance to understand the challenges and rewards of this fulfilling profession and learn that the work doesn't end at the clinic. With the added benefit of Dr. Pol's expert analysis and on-screen factoids, viewers will have the opportunity to learn about the biology and behavior of various domesticated animals and livestock.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 12) Response
Program Title DR. CHRIS PET VET (D1) (1/01/17 to 3/31/17)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8:30a-9:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Chronicling the adventures of Dr. Chris Brown, DR. CHRIS PET VET allows viewers unique insight into the life of one of the world's busiest vets and the animals that he treats. For those animals that require specialist services, Dr. Chris calls on his good friend and colleague Dr. Lisa Chimes, who works at a small animal specialist hospital. The show usually consists of three segments, following the doctor as he treats various animals that are in trouble and offering the viewer opportunities to understand the challenges a veterinarian daily faces. The series focuses on how the doctor investigates the individual problem and tries to develop solutions that on the surface would seem confounding to the viewer. As such the show not only offers a view into careers in and responsibility for taking care of pets, but also into problem solving strategies and behaviors. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 12) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN: FAMILY EDITION (D2) (1/01/17 to 3/31/17)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8a-8:30a, 8:30a-9am, 9a-9:30am, 9:30a-10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 48
Total times aired 48
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. A half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating a healthy environment for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. Viewers will have the change to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover how to be a responsible pet owner.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 12) Response
Program Title THE INSPECTORS (D1) (1/01/17 to 3/31/17)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30a-10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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 Inspectors is a scripted dramatic series inspired by compelling real-life cases handled by the United States Postal Inspection Service. In the series, Preston Wainwright, a determined teenage boy who is thriving after being paralyzed in a car accident, works as an intern at the U.S. Postal Inspector's lab assisting his U.S. Postal mom, Amanda, in solving crimes that deal with everything from Internet scams, identity and mail theft, to consumer fraud. The program strives to educate young people about making the right choices in their daily loves, encourages open communication between teens and parents and includes positive message regarding living with disabilities, overcoming challenges, beating the odds and the power of perseverance. The program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
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 Tammy Engle
Address 1049 W. Central Ave
City Missoula
State MT
Zip 59801
Telephone Number (406) 542-4400
Email Address tammy@kpax.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 as follows: (i) the only programs specifically designed for children ages twelve and under that the station broadcast this quarter are disclosed in this report (including in this question 17) and (ii) the licensee fully complied with the FCC commercial limits as specified at 47 C.F.R. Section 73.670, with respect to these programs.

Other Matters (12)

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Other Matters (1 of 12) Response
Program Title HENRY FORD'S INNOVATION NATION (D1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9a-9:30am
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 Henry Ford's INNOVATION NATION, hosted by Mo Rocca, features the celebration of the inventor's spirit - from historic scientific pioneers throughout past centuries to the forward-looking visionaries of today. Each episode tells the dramatic stories behind the world's greatest inventions, and the perseverance, passion and price required to bring them to life. The program includes segments focusing on 'what if it never happened' and 'the innovation by accident,' and has a strong focus on 'junior geniuses' who are changing the face of technology. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (2 of 12) Response
Program Title SEA RESCUE (D3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30a-10am and 10a-10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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 half-hour weekly series, Sea Rescue, features the rescue, rehabilitation and - in many instances - release back into the wild of ocean wildlife. Produced for ages 13-16, Sea Rescue offers educational and entertaining television by demonstrating the welfare and medical benefits that rescue and rehabilitation programs provide animals. Viewers will also learn that there's a reciprocal benefit: rescued animals provide valuable insight into their biology and ecology. This information adds to the pool of knowledge necessary to conserve threatened and endangered species. Each week, Sea Rescue will leave its audience inspired by the real-life stories of the featured animals and rescuers and with a fuller understanding of the rich array of sea life with which we share our planet.
Other Matters (3 of 12) Response
Program Title DR. CHRIS PET VET (D1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8:30a-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. Chronicling the adventures of Dr. Chris Brown, DR. CHRIS PET VET allows viewers unique insight into the life of one of the world's busiest vets and the animals that he treats. For those animals that require specialist services, Dr. Chris calls on his good friend and colleague Dr. Lisa Chimes, who works at a small animal specialist hospital. The show usually consists of three segments, following the doctor as he treats various animals that are in trouble and offering the viewer opportunities to understand the challenges a veterinarian daily faces. The series focuses on how the doctor investigates the individual problem and tries to develop solutions that on the surface would seem confounding to the viewer. As such the show not only offers a view into careers in and responsibility for taking care of pets, but also into problem solving strategies and behaviors. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (4 of 12) Response
Program Title CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL'S HIDDEN HEROES (D1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10a-10:30am
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 program offers teens an opportunity to view everyday people-regardless of age, sex, occupation or education-stepping forward and acting in a socially responsible and moral fashion when faced with crises and moral dilemmas. In a candid camera-type format, individuals are placed in a situation that cause them to demonstrate acts of kindness and generosity, stand up for diversity, shield others from bullies and embrace friendships. In addition, the program includes segments that focus on overcoming fears, as well as rewarding individuals for their unselfish kindness and community service. The program seeks to encourage young viewers to increase their sensitivity and awareness, in order to refine their own moral compass. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (5 of 12) Response
Program Title ROCK THE PARK (D3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30a-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. Rock the Park is a weekly half-hour series produced and designed to educate and inform children 13-16 years of age and taps 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 of the most amazing places on earth. Viewers will witness the fascinating underwater world of Dry Tortugas National Park in Florida, which is home to the world's most unique coral and marine life. They'll watch as Jack and Colton raft their way through Alaska's remote Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve, spotting the regions famous brown bears. Viewers will reach new heights as Jack and Colton embark on their biggest climbing challenge yet - The Grand Teton in Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park.
Other Matters (6 of 12) Response
Program Title CALLING DR. POL (D2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7a-7:30am, 7:30a-8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. Calling Dr. Pol is a half-hour series that explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Designed to educate and inform viewers aged 13-16 and the entire family, this inspiring series invites viewers to share in the experiences of Dr. Pol. An enthusiastic and naturally-inclined well-rounded scholar, Dr. Pol has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 35 years. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol and his family of veterinary staff also care for animals of all shapes and sizes. Each week audiences will have a chance to understand the challenges and rewards of this fulfilling profession and learn that the work doesn't end at the clinic. With the added benefit of Dr. Pol's expert analysis and on-screen factoids, viewers will have the opportunity to learn about the biology and behavior of various domesticated animals and livestock.
Other Matters (7 of 12) Response
Program Title LUCKY DOG (D1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8a-8:30am
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. Animal trainer Brandon McMillan operates a training facility known as the Lucky Dog Ranch, where his mission is to rescue hard-to-love and untrained dogs and find them homes. The show focuses on exercising responsibility and on developing a sense of appreciation for life and animals. Life lessons are an integral part of the overarching theme of rescuing these animals from death and providing a second chance for life. Following McMillan's investigations into how to retrain these animals to make them welcome members in the homes of families is both educational and inspirational - encouraging this demographic to become sensitive to our own and others' behavior and teaching how we as individuals can make a difference. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (8 of 12) Response
Program Title THE BRADY BARR EXPERIENCE (D3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9a-9:30am
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 Brady Barr Experience is a weekly half-hour series that is designed to inform and educate viewers 13- 16 years of age. 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. As a seasoned herpetologist, Dr. Brady Barr has traveled to five continents, worked with hundreds of scientists and has gotten close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet. Brady Barr has made it his life's work to study and protect some of the world's most dangerous and endangered land animals and in this series, he will share his knowledge and passion for the earth's wildlife and the audience.
Other Matters (9 of 12) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S WILD COUNTDOWN (D3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8a-8:30am and 8:30a-9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. Wildlife expert and animal ambassador, Jack Hanna, brings the viewer face-to-face with the best of the beasts. In this weekly half-hour series that will engage viewers 13-16, as well as the whole family, Jack highlights his favorite animals and adventures from around the world. Presented in countdown style, Jack offers up a different "top ten" each week in a variety of categories. What are the top ten fastest animals in Africa, tallest insects, biggest eaters, smartest birds...Jack will answer all of these questions and more. As Jack reveals the categories, he gives further insights and interesting facts about the animals allowing viewers of all ages the opportunity to be entertained as well as learn more about the fascinating animal kingdom in Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown.
Other Matters (10 of 12) Response
Program Title THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (D1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30a-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. This program follows renowned veterinarian Dr. Chris Brown as he embarks on an extraordinary journey, introducing young people to countries, cultures, flora and fauna around the globe. Acting as part observer, traveler, animal expert, Dr. Chris serves as personal guide to and interpreter of each destination's unique lifestyles history and traditions. In addition, as an expert in the field of veterinary sciences, Dr. Chris offers unusual insights into animal behavior as well as the preservation of endangered species. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (11 of 12) Response
Program Title THE INSPECTORS (D1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30a-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. The Inspectors is a scripted dramatic series inspired by compelling real-life cases handled by the United States Postal Inspection Service. In the series, Preston Wainwright, a determined teenage boy who is thriving after being paralyzed in a car accident, works as an intern at the U.S. Postal Inspector's lab assisting his U.S. Postal mom, Amanda, in solving crimes that deal with everything from Internet scams, identity and mail theft, to consumer fraud. The program strives to educate young people about making the right choices in their daily loves, encourages open communication between teens and parents and includes positive message regarding living with disabilities, overcoming challenges, beating the odds and the power of perseverance. The program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (12 of 12) Response
Program Title DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN: FAMILY EDITION (D2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8a-8:30am, 8:30a-9am, 9a-9:30am, 9:30a-10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
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. A half-hour series produced for viewers 13-16 and the entire family that educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating a healthy environment for dogs. Hosted by renowned dog behaviorist and trainer Cesar Millan, Dog Whisperer travels far and wide to help problem pups and teach families to better understand how to better deal with a dog's negative behavior. Viewers will have the change to witness remarkable transformations first-hand and discover how to be a responsible pet owner.

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04/05/2017

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