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

FRN:
0018223693
File Number:
0000023330
Submit Date:
04/06/2017
Call Sign:
KGNS-TV
Facility ID:
10061
City:
LAREDO
State:
TX
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/06/2017
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

GRAY TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC

Doing Business As: GRAY TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC

4370 PEACHTREE ROAD, NE

ATLANTA, GA 30319

United States

+1 (404) 504-9828

Leticia.Vasquez@kgns.tv

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

JOSEPH DAVIS

CONSULTING ENGINEER

CHESAPEAKE RF CONSULTANTS, LLC

CHESAPEAKE RF CONSULTANTS, LLC

11993 KAHNS ROAD

MANASSAS, VA 20112

United States

+1 (703) 650-9600

JOSEPH.DAVIS@RF-CONSULTANTS.COM

Technical Representative

Joan Stewart

Wiley Rein LLP

1776 K Street, NW

WASHINGTON, DC 20006

United States

+1 (202) 719-7438

jstewart@wileyrein.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network NBC
Nielsen DMA Laredo
Web Home Page Address www.pro8news.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 3.5
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 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(16)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 16) Response
Program Title HEART of a CHAMPION with LAUREN THOMPSON (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 11:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 7
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
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. Features the powerful and inspiring stories of successful athletes who exemplify what it really mans to be a champion. Introduces audiences to professional and amateur athletes who have overcome obstacles to ultimately achieve transcendent moments in the world of sports. It proves that a champion is not only defined by their speed, strength and agility, but also by their grit, resiliency and heart.
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 HEART of the CHAMPION with LAUREN THOMPSON (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 01/14/2017 08:30 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program HEART of the CHAMPION with LAUREN THOMPSON (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 02/25/2017 08:30 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program HEART of the CHAMPION with LAUREN THOMPSON (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 01/21/2017 08:30 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program HEART of the CHAMPION with LAUREN THOMPSON (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 03/18/2017 08:30 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program HEART of the CHAMPION with LAUREN THOMPSON (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 02/04/2017 08:30 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program HEART of the CHAMPION with LAUREN THOMPSON (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 03/11/2017 08:30 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program HEART of a CHAMPION with LAUREN THOMPSON (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 02/11/2017 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (2 of 16) Response
Program Title THE WILDLIFE DOCS (ABC-DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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 Wildlife Docs follows the surprising, exotic, and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 12,000 animals. From nutrition to treatments, x-rays, to surgery, preventative cae to emergencies, this educational, and information program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the yes of our Veterinary Team. Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the enormity, variety, and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care.
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 WILDLIFE DOCS
List date and time rescheduled 02/19/2017 02:00 PM
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 #
Reason for Preemption Public Interest
Digital Core Program (3 of 16) Response
Program Title EL CHICA SHOW (BROADCAST IN SPANISH) (3RD DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 8AM & 8:30 AM
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. This is a series about a five-year-old chick who spends her days with her parents in their costume shop, THE COOP. The shop's one employee, Kelly doubles as Chica's nanny and the ensemble is rounded out with Bunji, a large floppy eared rabbit and Stitches, a straw mannequin that sits in the window. Ine ach episode Chica develops or encounters a problem that she cannot immediately resolve. Usually her issues involve impulse control, distractibility, judgment, and inter-personal behaviors. She and Kelly usually work on the problem through an adventure-a fantasy transformation to animation--where Bunji and Stiitches come alive and join Chica and Kelly for the problem solving process. The core educational content is primarily socio- emotional development, and Chica learns how to express herself properly, think before she acts, and interacts with others effectively. She often learns that it takes hard work and practice to become proficient at different skills.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 16) Response
Program Title WILDERNESS VET (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. Features compelling stories from one of the most rugged areas on the planet, the Yukon. Dr. Oakley travels to homes, farms and wildlife preserves across the Yukon to help animals in need. Wilderness vet will bring viewers closer than ever before to wild animals in their native habitats by showcasing the hard work and dedication involved in their rescue and rehabilitation
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 16) Response
Program Title NINA'S WORLD (BROADCAST IN SPANISH) (3RD DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9 AM & 9:30 AM
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. This is a childhood adventure series, which re-imagines a childhood for the character Nina, host of the Sprout Good Night Show. Nina is a six year-old Latina, Living in San Antonio. She is exposed to adults and children from many cultures who live in her immediate neighborhoods and in the mixed use housing complex, where her parents own a bakery downstairs form their apartment. Nina manages to create regular adventures with her friends, her parents, and the grown-ups too, because she is curious and determined to over-reach her abilities in pursuit of her goals. Nina models resilience as there is not a day where she doesn't reflect on her encounters with good natured common sense and an ability to rebound after her mistakes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 16) Response
Program Title NOODLE & DOODLE (BROADCAST IN SPANISH)(3RD DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 7AM & 7:30 AM
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. Is an instructional series that features creating art projects and cooking projects around a specific theme. The show is hosted buy Sean, who drives around in a double-decker bus fully equipped with art supplies and a kitchen, all ready for any assignment. The projects encourage parent engagement and often feature families working together to make something for display in the child's home. Sean is accompanied by Doggity, and every-faithful Beagle dog, who transforms into an animated character during interstitial trips to a parallel universe and kitchen full of prank playing animated characters. The art projects typically feature lessons on recycling materials for-re-use in making art and always demonstrates that creativity can transform something intended for one purpose into something useful to achieve a completely different goal.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 16) Response
Program Title THE VOYAGER with JOSH GARCIA (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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 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. Each episode provides audiences access to the world's most incredible destinations as Josh seeks out the truly authentic experiences one can only find when guided by a knowledgeable and passionate guide, Each week the viewers will in an enthralling voyage exploring the people and cultures that make our world so breathtaking.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 16) Response
Program Title OUTBACK ADVENTURES (ABC-DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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 series is an educational and informational program hosted by wildlife expert Tim Faulkner. Viewers will be provided an eye-opening experience as Tim; Wildlife Parks Operations Manager; showcases the beauty and wonder of the natural world. Audiences will be brought closer to the natural world as Tim explores the habits and adventures of creatures of all sizes, including a giant Galapagos tortoise, a baby wombat, the flying fox and even a newly discovered species of birds.
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 OUTBACK ADVENTURES
List date and time rescheduled 02/19/2017 03:00 PM
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 #
Reason for Preemption Public Interest
Digital Core Program (9 of 16) Response
Program Title ROCK THE PARK (ABC-DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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 series is produced and designed to educate and inform children and taps into America's love affair with our national parks. In this awe-inspiring and entertaining series our host, 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.
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 ROCK THE PARK
List date and time rescheduled 02/19/2017 02:30 PM
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 #
Reason for Preemption Public Interest
Digital Core Program (10 of 16) Response
Program Title GIVE (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. The series features NBC News correspondent and the founder of UNICEF's Next Generation, Jenna Bush Hager, esteemed actor Blair Underwood, and passionate celebrity philanthropists from film, television, music, sports, and business who are all on a mission to inspire others to do good. In each episode, one of these celebrity ambassadors will visit two charities that use innovation, best practices, and dedication for change in their communities and the world. With the help of some of the country's top foundations, we'll meet these inspiring individuals to see how they do it through the eyes of our celebrity ambassadors.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 16) Response
Program Title NATURALLY, DANNY SEO (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10:30AM
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. Series for young people and their families seeking a healthier lifestyle by learning the science behind eating well and exercising your mind and body while caring for our planet. Danny has devoted his career to the idea that caring for the environment can go hand-in-hand with enjoying time with family and friends and sharing delicious and healthy meals while creating a healthy and environmentally friendly home.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 16) Response
Program Title OCEAN MYSTERIES WITH JEFF CORWIN (ABC- DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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 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. This series will be based at the world's largest aquarium, Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta. Corwin, supported by a team of Georgia Aquarium biologists, veterinarians, and subject matter experts, will travel around the world taking viewers below the surface to explore the Earth's least understood resource, our oceans and waterways, and the animals which call them home. Corwin will reveal countless animals that inhabit fresh and salt water environments allowing viewers to connect with aquatic animals and to learn how important they are to all life on our planet.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 16) Response
Program Title SEA RESCUE (ABC-DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
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. Sea Rescue tells the stories of marine animal rescue, rehabilitation and release by the dedicated men and women of Sea World's wildlife rescue teams and partner organizations. With rescue teams on call 24/7, Sea World has helped more than 23,000 whales, dolphins, sea lions, penguins, manatees, sea turtles and birds over the last 50 years with the ultimate goal of successfully rehabilitating and returning each one to the ocean. Sea Rescue takes viewers on the team's incredible and heartwarming adventures through a combination of first-hand accounts, expert insight and remarkable footage that will inspire, educate and enthrail.
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 SEA RESCUE
List date and time rescheduled 02/19/2017 01:30 PM
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 #
Reason for Preemption Public Interest
Digital Core Program (14 of 16) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA WILD COUNTDOWN (ABC-DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 8AM
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. This series is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and prosocial values within an environmentally responsible universe. In each episode, the camera follows Jack as he spends time with natures creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal habitat teaching as he goes.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 16) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA ANIMAL PLANET (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 7
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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 series is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and prosocial values within an environmentally responsible universe. In each episode, the camera follows Jack as he spends time with natures creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about animal habitat teaching as he goes.
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 JACK HANNA ANIMAL PLANET (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 01/21/2017 08:00 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program JACK HANNA ANIMAL PLANET (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 01/14/2017 08:00 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program JACK HANNA ANIMAL PLANET (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 03/11/2017 08:00 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program JACK HANNA ANIMAL PLANET (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 02/04/2017 08:00 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 2017-02-04
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program JACK HANNA ANIMAL PLANET (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 02/11/2017 08:00 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program JACK HANNA ANIMAL PLANET (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 03/18/2017 08:00 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program JACK HANNA ANIMAL PLANET (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
List date and time rescheduled 02/25/2017 08:00 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 #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (16 of 16) Response
Program Title JOURNEY with DYLAN DREYER (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. Breathtaking cinematography will bring viewers up-close and personal with the black bears of Montana to polar bears in the Arctic. The audience will have a unique platform to see animals in their natural habitat, including exploring the extraordinary migration of 1.5 million animals traveling over 500 miles across the Serengeti in Tanzania and Kenya.
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 Leticia Vasquez
Address 120 W. Del Mar
City Laredo
State TX
Zip 78045
Telephone Number (956) 727-8888
Email Address Leticia.Vasquez@kgns.tv
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. Due to Coverage of Sports many programs were preempted at regular times and but were made up on another home time period.

Other Matters (17)

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Other Matters (1 of 17) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA ANIMAL ADVENTURES (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. This series is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and pro social values within an environmentally responsible universe. In each episode, the camera follows Jack as he spends time within natures creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal habitat teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (2 of 17) Response
Program Title ROCK THE PARK (ABC-DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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 series is produced and designed to educate and inform children 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 in Florida, which is home to the world's most unique coral and marine life.
Other Matters (3 of 17) Response
Program Title NOODLE & DOODLE (BROADCAST IN SPANISH)(3RD DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. This is an instructional series that features creating art projects and cooking projects around a specific theme. The show hosted by Sean, who drives around in a double-decker bus fully equipped with art supplies and a kitchen, all ready for any assignment. The projects encourages parent engagement and often feature families working together to make something for display in the child's home. Sean is accompanied by Doggity, and every-faithful Beagle dog, who transforms into an animated character during interstitial trips to a parallel universe and kitchen full of prank playing animated characters. The art projects typically feature lessons on recycling materials for-re-use in making art and always demonstrate that creativity can transform something intended for one purpose into something useful to achieve a completely different goal.
Other Matters (4 of 17) Response
Program Title THE VOYAGER with JOSH GARCIA (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. Each episode provides audiences access to the world's most incredible destinations as Josh seeks out the truly authentic experiences one can only find when guided by a knowledgeable and passionate guide, Each week the viewers will in an enthralling voyage exploring the people and cultures that make our world so breathtaking.
Other Matters (5 of 17) Response
Program Title JOURNEY with DYLAN DREYER (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. Breathtaking cinematography will bring viewers up-close and personal with the black bears of Montana to polar bears in the Arctic. The audience will have a unique platform to see animals in their natural habitat, including exploring the extraordinary migration of 1.5 million animals traveling over 500 miles across the Serengeti in Tanzania and Kenya.
Other Matters (6 of 17) Response
Program Title NATURALLY, DANY SEO (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. Series for young people and their families seeking a healthier lifestyle by learning the science behind eating well and exercising your mind and body while caring for our planet. Danny has devoted his career to the idea that caring for the environment can go hand-in-hand with enjoying time with family and friends and sharing delicious and healthy meals while creating a healthy and environmentally friendly home.
Other Matters (7 of 17) Response
Program Title OCEAN MYSTERIES WITH JEFF CORWIN (ABC-DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. This series will be based at the world's largest aquarium, Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta. Corwin, supported by a team of Georgia Aquarium biologists, veterinarians, and subject matter experts, will travel around the world taking viewers below the surface to explore the Earth's least understood resource, our oceans and waterways, and the animals which call them home. Corwin will reveal countless animals that inhabit fresh and salt water environments allowing viewers to connect with aquatic animals and to learn how important they are to all life on our planet.
Other Matters (8 of 17) Response
Program Title EL CHICA SHOW (BROADCAST IN SPANISH) (3RD DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 7:30 AM
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 is a series about a five-year-old chick who spends her days with her parents in their costume shop, THE COOP. The shop's one employee, Kelly doubles as Chica's nanny and the ensemble is rounded out with Bunji, a large floppy eared rabbit and Stitches, a straw mannequin that sits in the window. Ine ach episode Chica develops or encounters a problem that she cannot immediately resolve. Usually her issues involve impulse control, distractibility, judgment, and inter-personal behaviors. She and Kelly usually work on the problem through an adventure-a fantasy transformation to animation--where Bunji and Stiitches come alive and join Chica and Kelly for the problem solving process. The core educational content is primarily socio- emotional development, and Chica learns how to express herself properly, think before she acts, and interacts with others effectively. She often learns that it takes hard work and practice to become proficient at different skills.
Other Matters (9 of 17) Response
Program Title WILDERNESS VET (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. Features compelling stories from one of the most rugged areas on the planet, the Yukon. Dr. Oakley travels to homes, farms and wildlife preserves across the Yukon to help animals in need. Wilderness vet will bring viewers closer than ever before to wild animals in their native habitats by showcasing the hard work and dedication involved in their rescue and rehabilitation
Other Matters (10 of 17) Response
Program Title LA ABEJA MAYA
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 8 AM & 8:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. LA ABEJA MAYA (Maya the Bee) is an entertaining preschool series that furthers the educational and informational needs of children by promoting the social and emotional goals of independence, empathy and diversity. The series also serves the cognitive and intellectual needs of children by teaching them about biodiversity and the importance of protecting nature. The main character, Maya, is a free spirit with a curious demeanor and fondness for discovery. With her eagerness for adventure, she lives free in the meadow, because the world is just too big and too fascinating to stay in the bee hive. Through Maya's open-mindedness, children learn to foster their curiosity and to accept and respect others. On her way through the meadow, Maya and her friends teach children valuable lessons about supporting the weak, learning from each other and appreciating different perspectives on life.
Other Matters (11 of 17) Response
Program Title SEA RESCUE (ABC-DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. Sea Rescue tells the stories of marine animal rescue, rehabilitation and release by the dedicated men and women of SeaWorld's wildlife rescue teams and partner organizations. With rescue teams on call 24/7, Sea World has helped more than 23,000 whales, dolphins, sea lions, penguins, manatees, sea turtles and birds over the last 50 years, with the ultimate goal of successfully rehabilitating and returning each one to the ocean. Sea Rescue takes viewers on the team's incredible and heart warming adventures through a combination of first-hand accounts, expert insight and remarkable footage that will inspire, educate and enthrail.
Other Matters (12 of 17) Response
Program Title HEART of a CHAMPION with LAUREN THOMPSON (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 11:30AM
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. Features the powerful and inspiring stories of successful athletes who exemplify what it really mans to be a champion. Introduces audiences to professional and amateur athletes who have overcome obstacles to ultimately achieve transcendent moments in the world of sports. It proves that a champion is not only defined by their speed, strength and agility, but also by their grit, resiliency and heart.
Other Matters (13 of 17) Response
Program Title GIVE (MAIN DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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 features NBC News correspondent and the founder of UNICEF's Next Generation, Jenna Bush Hager, esteemed actor Blair Underwood, and passionate celebrity philanthropists from film, television, music, sports, and business who are all on a mission to inspire others to do good. In each episode, one of these celebrity ambassadors will visit two charities that use innovation, best practices, and dedication for change in their communities and the world. With the help of some of the country's top foundations, we'll meet these inspiring individuals to see how they do it through the eyes of our celebrity ambassadors.
Other Matters (14 of 17) Response
Program Title NINA'S WORLD (BROADCAST IN SPANISH) (3RD DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9AM & 9:30AM
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. This is a childhood adventure series, which re-imagines a childhood for the character Nina, host of the Sprout Good Night Show. Nina is a six year-old Latina, Living in San Antonio. She is exposed to adults and children from many cultures who live in her immediate neighborhoods and in the mixed use housing complex, where her parents own a bakery downstairs form their apartment. Nina manages to create regular adventures with her friends, her parents, and the grown-ups too, because she is curious and determined to over-reach her abilities in pursuit of her goals. Nina models resilience as there is not a day where she doesn't reflect on her encounters with good natured common sense and an ability to rebound after her mistakes.
Other Matters (15 of 17) Response
Program Title OUTBACK ADVENTURES with TIM FAULKNER
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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 series is an educational and informational program hosted by wildlife expert Tim Faulkner. Viewers will be provided an eye-opening experience as Tim; Wildlife Parks Operations Manager; showcases the beauty and wonder of the natural world. Audiences will be brought closer to the natural world as Tim explores the habits and adventures of creatures of all sizes, including a giant Galapagos tortoise, a baby wombat, the flying fox and even a newly discovered species of birds.
Other Matters (16 of 17) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA WILD COUNTDOWN (ABC-DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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. This series is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and prosocial values within an environmentally responsible universe. In each episode, the camera follows Jack as he spends time with natures creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal habitat teaching as he goes.
Other Matters (17 of 17) Response
Program Title THE WILDLIFE DOCS (ABC-DIGITAL STREAM)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 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 Wildlife Docs follows the surprising, exotic, and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 12,000 animals. From nutrition to treatments, x-rays, to surgery, preventative care to emergencies, this educational, and information program will allow viewers to witness a kaleidoscope of wild experiences through the yes of our Veterinary Team. Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the enormity, variety, and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care.

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04/06/2017

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