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

FRN:
0022223796
File Number:
0000030644
Submit Date:
10/02/2017
Call Sign:
KTVK
Facility ID:
40993
City:
PHOENIX
State:
AZ
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/02/2017
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third 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

KPHO BROADCASTING CORPORATION

Doing Business As: KPHO BROADCASTING CORPORATION

Joshua Pila

1716 LOCUST STREET

DES MOINES, IA 50309

United States

+1 (515) 284-3000

RegAffairs@meredith.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Seth Parker

Director of Local Programming

KPHO BROADCASTING CORPORATION

5555 N. 7th Avenue

Phoenix, AZ 85013

United States

+1 (602) 207-3302

sethparker@meredith.com

Director of Local Programming

Joshua N. Pila

General Counsel

KPHO Broadcasting Corporation

425 14th Street NW

Atlanta, GA 30318

United States

+1 (404) 327-3286

Joshua.Pila@meredith.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network 3.1 Independent, 3.2 Comet TV, 3.3 Independent
Nielsen DMA Phoenix (Prescott)
Web Home Page Address www.azfamily.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(37)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10am (July 1 -July 29, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Animal Atlas travels the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding. Each episode takes young viewers on a journey through the animal kingdom to learn about the lives, history, and varying adaptions that allow animals to survive and thrive in the wild.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Ocean Mysteries
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 11am (July 2 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
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. Hosted by Jeff Corwin, Ocean Mysteries shows how animals share the same behaviors, challenges and triumphs that humans do. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the "family dynamics" of the mingling species, viewers will get to know these heroes, and all of the fascinating life teeming in our oceans.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Ocean Mysteries
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 11:30am (September 17 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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. Hosted by Jeff Corwin, Ocean Mysteries shows how animals share the same behaviors, challenges and triumphs that humans do. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the "family dynamics" of the mingling species, viewers will get to know these heroes, and all of the fascinating life teeming in our oceans.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Wild World at the San Diego Zoo
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8:30am (August 5 - September 30, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 9
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. Based at the famous San Diego Zoo, the series provides an in depth look at the behavior and life cycles of various rare and exotic animals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 12:30pm (September 17 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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 program explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Dr. Pol specializes in large farm animals, but also cares 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 stop at the clinic.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Origins
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9am (August 6 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 8
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 seeks to stimulate viewers interest in history and discovery by exploring the remarkable origins of hundreds of the worlds most influential and important inventions, natural objects, customs, and ideas from technology, arts and entertainment, government, nature, and more.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Expedition Wild
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 11:30am (July 2 - September 10, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Casey Anderson showcases his charismatic animal companions on an innovative and action packed odyssey through North America's wild places. The show will bring audiences a rare and personal experience with endangered species in the stunning natural ecosystems that they call home.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Real Life 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 10:30am (July 1 - July 29, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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 key objective of this series is to stimulate imagination as it explores career opportunities. Some of the careers explored are: cartoonist, Radio DJ, Baseball Manager, Surfboard Designer, Truck Driver, Dentist Worm Farmer, Lifeguard and Artist. Targets teens 13-16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 5pm (July 2 - July 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Host Jack Hanna spends time with nature's creatures across continents. The purpose of educating children 13-16 about each animals, habitat, and environment. Targets teens 13-16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Origins
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 9:30am (August 6 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 8
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 seeks to stimulate viewers interest in history and discovery by exploring the remarkable origins of hundreds of the worlds most influential and important inventions, natural objects, customs, and ideas from technology, arts and entertainment, government, nature, and more.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Outback Adventures with Tim Faulkner
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 1pm (September 17 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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. Viewers will be provided an eye opening experience as Tim, animal expert and wildlife park operations manager, showcases the beauty and wonder of the natural world, exploring the habitats 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 bird.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Dog Town, USA
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 12:30pm (July 2 - September 10, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Dog Town, USA will inspire young people to pursue their dreams while valuing the importance of dedicating oneself to the greater good of community and family. Trained experts teach teen viewers how to be a responsible pet owner and maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle for both family and pet.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Think Big
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 12pm (July 1 - July 29, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Think Big shows children actively solving problems using scientific principles, combining skill and creativity. The series also demonstrates real world applications for math, science and engineering, proving that the physical sciences can be useful, challenging and fun. Each episode presents a "invent off" challenge where teenage teams must invent a machine designed to perform a specific task in a limited amount of time.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 3:30pm (July 2 - July 30, 2017))
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Host Jack Hanna spends time with nature's creatures across continents. The purpose of educating children 13-16 about each animals, habitat, and environment. Targets teens 13-16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Think Big
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 5:30pm (September 17 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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. Think Big shows children actively solving problems using scientific principles, combining skill and creativity. The series also demonstrates real world applications for math, science and engineering, proving that the physical sciences can be useful, challenging and fun. Each episode presents a "invent off" challenge where teenage teams must invent a machine designed to perform a specific task in a limited amount of time.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Brain Games: Family Edition
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 12pm (July 2 - September 10, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Jason Silva will explore a variety of different topics, including visual perception, memory, skill learning, decision making, and more. Brain Games educates and inspires viewers by presenting a series of experiments and activities designed to help people improve cognitive function and use their brains better, smarter, and faster.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 12pm (September 17 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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 program explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Dr. Pol specializes in large farm animals, but also cares 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 stop at the clinic.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Career Day
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 5pm (September 17 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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. Targeted to an audience of 13-16 year old children. The purpose of this program is to provide a safe learning environment for our viewers to become more informed about the gamut of possible careers available for them to explore: from brain surgeon to marine biologist.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Real Life 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 4pm (August 6 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 8
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 key objective of this series is to stimulate imagination as it explores career opportunities. Some of the careers explored are: cartoonist, Radio DJ, Baseball Manager, Surfboard Designer, Truck Driver, Dentist Worm Farmer, Lifeguard and Artist. Targets teens 13-16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Young Icons
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 3:30pm (August 6 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 8
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. Provides educational and information featuring accomplished teens giving back to the community as mentors, scholars, entrepreneurs and philanthropists. Each guest share their personal stories of what motivated them to take their passion in their chosen field of endeavor. Inspiring the audience to hard work, dedication and looking beyond themselves. Targets teens 13-16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (21 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 4pm (July 2 - July 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Host Jack Hanna spends time with nature's creatures across continents. The purpose of educating children 13-16 about each animals, habitat, and environment. Targets teens 13-16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (22 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Wild About Animals
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 5:30pm (July 2 - September 10, 2017))
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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 of the series will be specific to a particular animal. Topics will range from basic food gathering, mating, natural enemies, relationships to other animals, and the interaction of the specific ecology on the survival of the species.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (23 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 4:30pm (July 2 - July 24, 2016)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Host Jack Hanna spends time with nature's creatures across continents. The purpose of educating children 13-16 about each animals, habitat, and environment. Targets teens 13-16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (24 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Hatched
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 1:30pm (July 2 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
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. Hatched is a unique program that combines entertainment with business school. Hatched will focus on the skills needed to launch a product. It will help young people develop the confidence and business savvy to execute a detailed business plan that includes product pricing, packaging, marketing, and investment strategies.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (25 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Recipe Rehab
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 1pm (July 2 - September 10, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
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. Viewers will submit their favorite high calorie classic family recipes and two acclaimed chefs will face off in a competition to give the recipes a low calorie twist. Viewers will learn the value of healthy, wholesome ingredients, and how healthy food choices can have a positive effect on quality of life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (26 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Think Big
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 6:30pm (August 6 - September 10, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 6
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. Think Big shows children actively solving problems using scientific principles, combining skill and creativity. The series also demonstrates real world applications for math, science and engineering, proving that the physical sciences can be useful, challenging and fun. Each episode presents a "invent off" challenge where teenage teams must invent a machine designed to perform a specific task in a limited amount of time.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (27 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Young Icons
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11am (July 1 - July 29, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Provides educational and information featuring accomplished teens giving back to the community as mentors, scholars, entrepreneurs and philanthropists. Each guest share their personal stories of what motivated them to take their passion in their chosen field of endeavor. Inspiring the audience to hard work, dedication and looking beyond themselves. Targets teens 13-16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (28 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Origins
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9am (August 5 - September 30, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 9
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 seeks to stimulate viewers interest in history and discovery by exploring the remarkable origins of hundreds of the worlds most influential and important inventions, natural objects, customs, and ideas from technology, arts and entertainment, government, nature, and more.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (29 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Think Big
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8am (August 6 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 8
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. Think Big shows children actively solving problems using scientific principles, combining skill and creativity. The series also demonstrates real world applications for math, science and engineering, proving that the physical sciences can be useful, challenging and fun. Each episode presents a "invent off" challenge where teenage teams must invent a machine designed to perform a specific task in a limited amount of time.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (30 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Wild About Animals
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 4:30pm (September 17 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired 2
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 of the series will be specific to a particular animal. Topics will range from basic food gathering, mating, natural enemies, relationships to other animals, and the interaction of the specific ecology on the survival of the species.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (31 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Animal Exploration with Jarod Miller
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 12:30pm (July 1 - July 29, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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 week Jarod looks at exotic and domestic animals from his own unique perspective. Every week Jarod travels to zoos and aquariums to explore animals that fit a particular theme, whether it is the need for speed or animal heroes - there is always something amazing. Targets teens 13-16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (32 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 3pm (July 2 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
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. Host Jack Hanna spends time with nature's creatures across continents. The purpose of educating children 13-16 about each animals, habitat, and environment. Targets teens 13-16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (33 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Career Day
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 11:30am (July 1 - July 29, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 5
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. Targeted to an audience of 13-16 year old children. The purpose of this program is to provide a safe learning environment for our viewers to become more informed about the gamut of possible careers available for them to explore: from brain surgeon to marine biologist.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (34 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Dragonfly TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8:30am (August 6 - September 24, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 8
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 highlights children doing projects with real hands on experience and demonstrates the practical applications of mathematics and science. It introduces viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (35 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Get Wild at the San Diego Zoo
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 8am (August 5 - September 30, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 9
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 is based at the world famous San Diego Zoo where animal experts explain the importance of understanding animals and their habitats.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (36 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Origins
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9:30am (August 5 - September 30, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 9
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 seeks to stimulate viewers interest in history and discovery by exploring the remarkable origins of hundreds of the worlds most influential and important inventions, natural objects, customs, and ideas from technology, arts and entertainment, government, nature, and more.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (37 of 37) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Career Day
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 6pm (August 6 - September 10, 2017)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 6
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. Targeted to an audience of 13-16 year old children. The purpose of this program is to provide a safe learning environment for our viewers to become more informed about the gamut of possible careers available for them to explore: from brain surgeon to marine biologist.
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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Liaison Contact

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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 Seth Parker
Address 5555 N. 7th Avenue
City Phoenix
State AZ
Zip 85013
Telephone Number (602) 207-3302
Email Address seth.parker@meredith.com
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3. After due review of internal station records and documentation provided to us by program suppliers, the licensee hereby, certifies that the station fully complied with the FCC's commercial limits in children's programs. as specified at 47 C.F.R. Section 73.670, with respect to all programs specifically designed for children age twelve and under. In addition to the educational or informational programs listed in the report, the station broadcast the following programs specifically designed for children ages twelve and and under that were not "educational or informational" programming: None. The multiple schedule changes on KTVK channels 3.2 and 3.3 were the result of our acquiring the Comet TV affiliation on August 1, 2017 which removed all local programming from channel 3.2. The E/I programs which had been on 3.2 were moved to 3.3 and then further time period changes on 3.3 occurred when some of those programs expired at the end of the 16/17 broadcast season in September.

Other Matters (18)

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Other Matters (1 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3)YOUNG ICONS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Provides educational and information featuring accomplished teens giving back to the community as mentors, scholars, entrepreneurs and philanthropists. Each guest share their personal stories of what motivated them to take their passion in their chosen field of endeavor. Inspiring the audience to hard work, dedication and looking beyond themselves. Targets teens 13-16.
Other Matters (2 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Ocean Mysteries
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Hosted by Jeff Corwin, Ocean Mysteries shows how animals share the same behaviors, challenges and triumphs that humans do. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the "family dynamics" of the mingling species, viewers will get to know these heroes, and all of the fascinating life teeming in our oceans.
Other Matters (3 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) CAREER DAY
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 5pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Targeted to an audience of 13-16 year old children. The purpose of this program is to provide a safe learning environment for our viewers to become more informed about the gamut of possible careers available for them to explore: from brain surgeon to marine biologist.
Other Matters (4 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Hatched
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 1:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Hatched is a unique program that combines entertainment with business school. Hatched will focus on the skills needed to launch a product. It will help young people develop the confidence and business savvy to execute a detailed business plan that includes product pricing, packaging, marketing, and investment strategies.
Other Matters (5 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) JACK HANNA'S ANIMAL ADVENTURERS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Host Jack Hanna spends time with nature's creatures across continents. The purpose of educating children 13-16 about each animals, habitat, and environment. Targets teens 13-16.
Other Matters (6 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Outback Adventures with Tim Faulkner
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 1pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Viewers will be provided an eye opening experience as Tim, animal expert and wildlife park operations manager, showcases the beauty and wonder of the natural world, exploring the habitats 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 bird.
Other Matters (7 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) XPLORATION ANIMAL SCIENCE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 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. This series goes beyond just the behavior of animals to look at how and why an animal is able to excel in its environment. The show uses animation, graphics, and scientific analysis from animal experts to give viewers more understanding than ever before of these amazing creatures.
Other Matters (8 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Wild World at the San Diego Zoo
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 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. Based at the famous San Diego Zoo, the series provides an in depth look at the behavior and life cycles of various rare and exotic animals.
Other Matters (9 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) XPLORATION AWESOME PLANET
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Hosted by Philippe Cousteau, the grandson of legendary Jacques Cousteau, the series will explore earth sciences from above and below, including oceans, mountain ranges, volcanos, and the questions of why they formed and how they shaped our landscape.
Other Matters (10 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Ocean Mysteries
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Hosted by Jeff Corwin, Ocean Mysteries shows how animals share the same behaviors, challenges and triumphs that humans do. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the "family dynamics" of the mingling species, viewers will get to know these heroes, and all of the fascinating life teeming in our oceans.
Other Matters (11 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) REAL LIFE 101
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 4pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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 key objective of this series is to stimulate imagination as it explores career opportunities. Some of the careers explored are: cartoonist, Radio DJ, Baseball Manager, Surfboard Designer, Truck Driver, Dentist Worm Farmer, Lifeguard and Artist. Targets teens 13-16.
Other Matters (12 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 12:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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 explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Dr. Pol specializes in large farm animals, but also cares 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 stop at the clinic.
Other Matters (13 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.1) Calling Dr. Pol
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 12pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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 explores the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Dr. Pol specializes in large farm animals, but also cares 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 stop at the clinic.
Other Matters (14 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) THINK BIG
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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. Think Big shows children actively solving problems using scientific principles, combining skill and creativity. The series also demonstrates real world applications for math, science and engineering, proving that the physical sciences can be useful, challenging and fun. Each episode presents a "invent off" challenge where teenage teams must invent a machine designed to perform a specific task in a limited amount of time.
Other Matters (15 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.3) Wild About Animals
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 4:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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 of the series will be specific to a particular animal. Topics will range from basic food gathering, mating, natural enemies, relationships to other animals, and the interaction of the specific ecology on the survival of the species.
Other Matters (16 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) Get Wild with the San Diego Zoo
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 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. The series is based at the world famous San Diego Zoo where animal experts explain the importance of understanding animals and their habitats.
Other Matters (17 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) XPLORATION EARTH 2050
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 13 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. What will the world look like in 2050? This series tries to answer that question and more with scientists, inventors, doctors, science friction writers, and creative thinkers. Viewers will be taken on an educational adventure as the show tackles future challenges in everything from transportation to health care to the environment.
Other Matters (18 of 18) Response
Program Title (KTVK 3.2) XPLORATION OUTER SPACE
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
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 explore the challenges that come along with living in a different planetary environment and will have episodes on robotics, commercial space tourism, asteroids, our search for extraterrestrial life, and many other topics.

Certification

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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. Yes
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

John Seth Parker

Director of Local Programming


10/02/2017

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