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

FRN:
0021781323
File Number:
0000033455
Submit Date:
10/10/2017
Call Sign:
KTLA
Facility ID:
35670
City:
LOS ANGELES
State:
CA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/10/2017
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

KTLA, LLC

Doing Business As: KTLA, LLC

David Cox

5800 SUNSET BOULEVARD

LOS ANGELES, CA 90028

United States

+1 (323) 460-5500

dcox@tribunemedia.com

Company

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

DAVE Cox

ENGINEER

KTLA, LLC

5800 SUNSET BOULEVARD

LOS ANGELES, CA 90028

United States

+1 (323) 460-5500

DCOX1@TRIBUNEMEDIA.COM

Technical Representative

Louis R duTreil , Jr .

Technical Consultant

duTreil Lundin & Rackley Inc

3135 Southgate Circle

Sarasota, FL 34239

United States

+1 (941) 329-6004

bobjr@DLR.com

Technical Consultant

JASON Roberts

Senior Counsel

KTLA, LLC

435 NORTH MICHIGAN AVE.

CHICAGO, IL 60611

United States

+1 (312) 222-3894

jroberts@tribunemedia.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network CW
Nielsen DMA Los Angeles
Web Home Page Address www.ktla.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 3.78
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(20)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 20) Response
Program Title On The Spot (5.1) - final telecast 9/9/17
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 3:30PM
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. On The Spot is a question and answer show challenging viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music, and technology, and then teaches them the answer. The show uses an entertaining on-the-street format to test how well young people know the information contained in their own national curriculum. The format allows a wide range of topics and allows topics to be blended. The program also succeeds in modeling all ages, races and genders as successful, knowledgeable individuals. Although there are right and wrong answers, there are right answers from people that every audience member can identify with so that they see a representative from their own group succeeding. In turn, it also allows viewers to learn respect for those outside their own group.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 20) Response
Program Title State To State (5.2) - final telecast 8/19/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 7:30AM
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. State to State travels to every entertaining nook and cranny of America. Young viewers will experience the hectic dazzle of the Big Apple, discover the rawhide spirit of Wyoming, learn about the revival of St. Louis, celebrate the innovation of Silicon Valley, hear the music of New Orleans and Austin, understand the history of Hollywood, and learn about America's diverse culture in nearly every state in the union. Viewers will also learn about the country's diverse geography and experience the great outdoors, from Alaska to the Everglades. They'll see the biggest events and discover the hidden gems. Each episode showcases between one and three states and dozens of locations within them. State to State delivers fast-paced, engaging information that's a perfect match for the 21st century learner. The series is packed with facts about history, geography, and culture. The goal of the series is to provide young viewers with the inspiration and information to better understand and appreciate the dynamic and diverse country they live in.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild World At The San Diego Zoo (5.3) - new time eff 7/2/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 10:00AM
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. Wild World At The San Diego Zoo is a reality series showcasing the variety of wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique creatures. Viewers will learn interesting facts about each animal such as life cycles, eating habits and habitats and hopefully come away with a new respect and understanding of the animals that share this world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 20) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs (5.2) - first telecast 8/26/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 7:00AM and 7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Wildlife Docs follows the surprising, exotic, and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2,000 animals. Viewers learn about nutrition, treatment, x-rays, surgery, preventative care, and emergency care from this dedicated staff. In addition, viewers witness a wide variety of experiences. 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 Core Program (5 of 20) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition (5.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 11:00AM, 11:30AM, 12:00N and 12:30P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 56
Total times aired 56
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 Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition educates and informs viewers about canine training techniques to create a healthy and happy environment for dogs and their owners. Renowned dog behaviorist and trainer, Cesar Millan, travels the globe to help problem pups and more importantly to teach families to better understand how to deal with a dog's behavior. Viewers will learn from witnessing the transformations that Cesar is able to make in the lives of both dog and master and they can discover how to become a responsible pet owner.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 20) Response
Program Title Get Wild At The San Diego Zoo (5.2) - final telecast 8/19/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 9:00AM
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. Get Wild At The San Diego Zoo features wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each animal and their living habitats and unique behaviors. Viewers will learn about how various animals raise their young, what they eat in the wild, and the patterns and behaviors they use to survive. The series aims to educate the viewer about these special creatures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 20) Response
Program Title Whaddyado ? (5.3) - new time eff 7/2/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 11:00AM
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. Whaddyado exposes viewers to real life situations. Using reenactments, the audience witnesses perilous situations so they can see important lifesaving skills demonstrated. Using interviews with the participants and instructions from experts, viewers are shown what the proper reaction should be when faced with a similar life-threatening circumstance. Teenagers are used in the reenactments since teens learn best from watching others of their same age range. The show also attempts to minimize a viewer's belief in their immortality, a priceless lesson to learn. In addition, Whaddyado presents a moral dilemma segment which exposes viewers to a moral dilemma. Expert analysis of the costs and benefits of the various courses of action help teens when confronted with similar moral challenges. Whaddyado provides viewers with exposure to difficult situations that other teens have experienced and helps walk them through the steps to good decision making.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild About Animals (5.3) - new day/time eff 7/1/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 10:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. Wild About Animals is a reality science series that uses dramatic, stunning footage combined with an engaging and entertaining narrative to appeal to viewers. The host, Mariette Hartley, is an animal rights activist whose conversational style engages the viewers while educating them about animals in their habitats. From the wild to the house pet, Wild About Animals shows viewers how animals play an important role in our lives and exposes young viewers to science and nature, history and habitat. Viewers learn about a variety of topics such as specific habits of animals or the symbiotic relationship between an animal and nature. Viewers ultimately develop a working knowledge of animals and their environments and come to recognize that animals are an important part of the global ecosystem.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild World At The San Diego Zoo (5.2) - final telecast 8/19/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 9:30AM
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. Wild World At The San Diego Zoo is a reality series showcasing the variety of wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique creatures. Viewers will learn interesting facts about each animal such as life cycles, eating habits and habitats and hopefully come away with a new respect and understanding of the animals that share this world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 20) Response
Program Title Get Wild At The San Diego Zoo (5.3) - new day/time eff 7/1/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 10:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. Get Wild At The San Diego Zoo features wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each animal and their living habitats and unique behaviors. Viewers will learn about how various animals raise their young, what they eat in the wild, and the patterns and behaviors they use to survive. The series aims to educate the viewer about these special creatures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 20) Response
Program Title Calling Dr. Pol (5.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 10:00AM and 10:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 28
Total times aired 28
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Calling Dr. Pol shows viewers the fascinating occupation of veterinary medicine. Dr. Pol is an enthusiastic veterinary who has a passion for helping his animal patients and their owners. He shares over 35 years of knowledge with the viewer as he cares for animals of all shapes and sizes - from the family pet to the farm animal. Viewers are exposed to the challenges and rewards of this profession and learn about biology and animal behavior of both domesticated animals and livestock through Dr. Pol's expert analysis and demonstrations and the use of on-screen factoids. Dr. Pol provides an educational and entertaining view of this important profession.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 20) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places on Earth (5.1) - final telecast 9/9/17
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 3:00PM
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. The Coolest Places On Earth takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most amazing and astonishing places on the planet - cities, festivals, landmarks and works of nature. Each location's history and culture is explored. Each episode features three specific locations and delivers fast-paced information to engage the young viewer. The program features facts about history, geography and culture with a goal of providing young viewers with inspiration and information to better understand and appreciate the diverse world around them.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 20) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild (5.2) - first telecast 8/26/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 8:30AM
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. Expedition Wild showcases and exposes viewers to a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world. Viewers are taken on breathtakingly wild adventures such as paddling the Grand Canyon, skiing with wolverines in British Columbia, observing mountain lions in Montana, checking on scavengers of Yellowstone, observing polar bears on Alaska's northern slope and climbing rugged extremes to view Maine's black bears. Viewers see rare and personal experiences of endangered species, some deadly, others dashing, in the stunning natural ecosystems that they call home and come away with a new appreciation of the animals and world they live in.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 20) Response
Program Title Food For Thought With Claire Thomas (5.2) - first telecast 8/26/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 9:00AM
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. Food For Thought With Claire Thomas informs and educates teens about the power of food as a tool for exploring new places, meeting new people and learning about different cultures. The host shares her passion for her family, life and healthy living by sharing stories in the kitchen and showing that creative inspiration can come from any place at any time - family, friends or bloggers. Every location, from exotic to local, can provide inspiration and new tastes and places to explore. This show will teach the audience how to prepare the "inspired" dish while promoting a healthy attitude towards food and life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 20) Response
Program Title The Brady Barr Experience (5.2) - first telecast 8/26/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 8:00AM
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. The Brady Barr Experience takes viewers behind the scenes for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation. As a seasoned herpetologist, Dr. Brady Barr has traveled to five continents, worked with hundreds of scientists and has gotten up close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet. Viewers will learn from the doctor's work and study of the worlds most dangerous and endangered land animals as he shares his knowledge and passion for the earth's wildlife.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 20) Response
Program Title Whaddyado (5.3) - new day/time eff 7/1/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 11:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. Whaddyado exposes viewers to real life situations. Using reenactments, the audience witnesses perilous situations so they can see important lifesaving skills demonstrated. Using interviews with the participants and instructions from experts, viewers are shown what the proper reaction should be when faced with a similar life-threatening circumstance. Teenagers are used in the reenactments since teens learn best from watching others of their same age range. The show also attempts to minimize a viewer's belief in their immortality, a priceless lesson to learn. In addition, Whaddyado presents a moral dilemma segment which exposes viewers to a moral dilemma. Expert analysis of the costs and benefits of the various courses of action help teens when confronted with similar moral challenges. Whaddyado provides viewers with exposure to difficult situations that other teens have experienced and helps walk them through the steps to good decision making.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 20) Response
Program Title Culture Click (5.2) - first telecast 8/26/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 9:30AM
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. Culture Click explores the genesis of and reasons behind cultural events that permeate our everyday lives. Viewers learn about what's trending on search engines that week. These topics then serve as a jumping-off point to dive deeper into the culture that the teen viewer understands and embraces. The host analyzes and answers the questions that shape our society using both the internet and user-generated questions and content. Experts in pop culture help add insight and historical perspective for teens. Most importantly, the show strives to provide a week's worth of "aha" moments for viewers to share with their friends and family.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 20) Response
Program Title The Coolest Places on Earth (5.2) - final telecast 8/19/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 7:00AM and 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 16
Total times aired 16
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 Coolest Places On Earth takes young viewers on a journey of discovery to the most amazing and astonishing places on the planet - cities, festivals, landmarks and works of nature. Each location's history and culture is explored. Each episode features three specific locations and delivers fast-paced information to engage the young viewer. The program features facts about history, geography and culture with a goal of providing young viewers with inspiration and information to better understand and appreciate the diverse world around them.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 20) Response
Program Title Awesome Adventures (5.3) - new time eff 7/2/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 10:30AM
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. Awesome Adventures is a fast paced, highly entertaining program that provides information which encompasses many aspects of the location. It features both historical and cultural information as well as an action adventure. Viewers get an introduction about the specific food, music, geography, history, environmental issues and recreational activities of a particular locale. The young host is enthusiastic and uses a very conversational style to engage with the audience. The camera angles make a viewer feel like they are a part of the experience. Viewers get locale perspectives from the natural sounds, sites and historical content of the region to gain a greater understanding of a new culture and community.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 20) Response
Program Title On The Spot (5.2) - final telecast 8/19/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 8:00AM
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. On The Spot is a question and answer show challenging viewers to recall middle and high school knowledge about history, science, math, English, second languages, health, geography, art, music, and technology, and then teaches them the answer. The show uses an entertaining on-the-street format to test how well young people know the information contained in their own national curriculum. The format allows a wide range of topics and allows topics to be blended. The program also succeeds in modeling all ages, races and genders as successful, knowledgeable individuals. Although there are right and wrong answers, there are right answers from people that every audience member can identify with so that they see a representative from their own group succeeding. In turn, it also allows viewers to learn respect for those outside their own group.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (6)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 6) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues (5.1) - final telecast 9/9/17
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturdays / 5:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 11
Number of Preemptions 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. Zoo Clues shows viewers a different side of the animal world. The animal kingdom is huge and full of fascinating and odd animals and their behaviors. Zoo Clues presents some of these unusual animal characteristics, behaviors and abilities, but in a twist, compares them to human feats to give perspective. Viewers see real, natural animal behaviors and can relate them to their own life in the real world. Viewers also learn how animals use their extraordinary senses for survival. The show provides an interactive feature with quizzes that engage and challenge critical thinking in the viewer.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (2 of 6) Response
Program Title Safari Tracks (5.2) - final telecast 8/19/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturdays / 6:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 8
Number of Preemptions 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. Safari Tracks offers viewers a natural look at the exotic animals of the African continent. The engaging host, also from Africa, provides educational information on specific species and how they contribute to the ecosystem of the habitat. He encourages viewers to make ethical decisions and care about the planet. Topics such as predator-prey relationships, endangerment of natural habitat and species by human activity and the low survival rate of some animals are discussed as part of the animal characteristics so that viewers get a more complete and candid picture of the animal and its habitat. Viewers learn about ecology, how population affects ecosystems, how animals learn to adapt for survival, natural selection, the great diversity of species and even reproduction or geographic isolation and how it impacts species. Above all, the series shows respect for the animal world and encourages viewers to show respect for animals and the environment.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (3 of 6) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas (5.2) - final telecast 8/19/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturdays / 6:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 8
Number of Preemptions 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 makes the animal world entertaining, enlightening and informational. The series uses humor, natural visuals and an everyday attitude to reach the minds of young viewers. It uses a friendly and fascinating presentation of information to engage young viewers and broaden their knowledge and perspective of the animal world. Viewers are exposed to every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding, including apes and giant lizards, sharks and tigers and animals from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia and elsewhere. Viewers discover the variety of places and situations that animals live in, how they find food and what they eat, how they play and care for their young, and the dynamics of the family units they live in. Animal Atlas also educates young viewers about endangered species and provides useful information on wildlife conservation. The show incorporates the learning categories of life sciences, biological sciences and critical thinking skills in teaching viewers about animals and nature.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (4 of 6) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas (5.1) - final telecast 9/9/17
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturdays / 5:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 11
Number of Preemptions 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 makes the animal world entertaining, enlightening and informational. The series uses humor, natural visuals and an everyday attitude to reach the minds of young viewers. It uses a friendly and fascinating presentation of information to engage young viewers and broaden their knowledge and perspective of the animal world. Viewers are exposed to every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding, including apes and giant lizards, sharks and tigers and animals from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia and elsewhere. Viewers discover the variety of places and situations that animals live in, how they find food and what they eat, how they play and care for their young, and the dynamics of the family units they live in. Animal Atlas also educates young viewers about endangered species and provides useful information on wildlife conservation. The show incorporates the learning categories of life sciences, biological sciences and critical thinking skills in teaching viewers about animals and nature.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (5 of 6) Response
Program Title Get Wild At The San Diego Zoo (5.2) - first telecast 8/26/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturdays / 6:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 6
Number of Preemptions 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. Get Wild At The San Diego Zoo features wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each animal and their living habitats and unique behaviors. Viewers will learn about how various animals raise their young, what they eat in the wild, and the patterns and behaviors they use to survive. The series aims to educate the viewer about these special creatures.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (6 of 6) Response
Program Title Wild World At The San Diego Zoo (5.2) - first telecast 8/26/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturdays / 6:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 6
Number of Preemptions 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. Wild World At The San Diego Zoo is a reality series showcasing the variety of wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique creatures. Viewers will learn interesting facts about each animal such as life cycles, eating habits and habitats and hopefully come away with a new respect and understanding of the animals that share this world.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

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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 Sandra Mueller
Address 5800 Sunset Boulevard
City Los Angeles
State CA
Zip 90028
Telephone Number (323) 460-5853
Email Address Sandra.Mueller@ktla.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. KTLA is carried on digital channel 5.1. Antenna TV is carried on digital channel 5.2. This TV is carried on digital channel 5.3. Schedule changes of show titles and/or time periods often reflect the start of a new quarter or the beginning/ending of a program contract or the start of the fall broadcast season. Episodes of "The Coolest Places on Earth," "On The Spot," "Get Wild At The San Diego Zoo" and "Wild World At The San Diego Zoo" airing on digital channels 5.1, 5.2 or 5.3 each week are from different seasons, assuring that no episode airs within 7 days of an airing on the other channel. KTLA 5.3 experienced transmitter problems on Sunday, 9/3 during Wild World at 10:00AM and Awesome Adventures at 10:30AM causing portions of each show not to air. Both episodes were rescheduled to air on Saturday, 9/16 at 11:30AM and 12:00N respectively and a programming crawl aired one week prior, on 9/9, to alert viewers to the rescheduled day and time.

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Other Matters (1 of 14) Response
Program Title Animal Outtakes (5.3) - first telecast 10/7/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 10:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Outtakes explores the world of animals. Viewers get an up close look at animal sanctuaries and zoos and learn about the care and habitats of various animals and how the animals survive in the wild. A detailed explanation of an animal species is provided as well as information on the animal's daily nutrition and other habits. Viewers receive a closer look at wild and exotic creatures.
Other Matters (2 of 14) Response
Program Title Wild World At The San Diego Zoo (5.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 10:00AM
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. Wild World At The San Diego Zoo is a reality series showcasing the variety of wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series focuses on the dedicated people who care for these unique creatures. Viewers will learn interesting facts about each animal such as life cycles, eating habits and habitats and hopefully come away with a new respect and understanding of the animals that share this world.
Other Matters (3 of 14) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs (5.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 7:00AM and 7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Wildlife Docs follows the surprising, exotic, and challenging lives of a veterinary staff that cares for over 2,000 animals. Viewers learn about nutrition, treatment, x-rays, surgery, preventative care, and emergency care from this dedicated staff. In addition, viewers witness a wide variety of experiences. Unpredictable events unfold giving viewers a glimpse of the enormity, variety and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care.
Other Matters (4 of 14) Response
Program Title Culture Click (5.2)
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. Culture Click explores the genesis of and reasons behind cultural events that permeate our everyday lives. Viewers learn about what's trending on search engines that week. These topics then serve as a jumping-off point to dive deeper into the culture that the teen viewer understands and embraces. The host analyzes and answers the questions that shape our society using both the internet and user-generated questions and content. Experts in pop culture help add insight and historical perspective for teens. Most importantly, the show strives to provide a week's worth of "aha" moments for viewers to share with their friends and family.
Other Matters (5 of 14) Response
Program Title The Brady Barr Experience (5.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 8:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Brady Barr Experience takes viewers behind the scenes for a captivating ride through the world of wildlife and animal conservation. As a seasoned herpetologist, Dr. Brady Barr has traveled to five continents, worked with hundreds of scientists and has gotten up close and personal with some of the most misunderstood animals on the planet. Viewers will learn from the doctor's work and study of the worlds most dangerous and endangered land animals as he shares his knowledge and passion for the earth's wildlife.
Other Matters (6 of 14) Response
Program Title Living Greener (5.3) - first telecast 10/1/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10:30AM
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. Living Greener introduces teen viewers to the latest inventions and new ideas to make for a sustainable future. Viewers are introduced to inventors, visionaries, scientists and activists to find out where the planet is headed and are exposed to topics such as recycling cigarette butts into clothing, monitoring endangered species, or even creating a rooftop farm in an urban area. Viewers receive an education about new ways of approaching life in the future to make for a healthy and happy planet.
Other Matters (7 of 14) Response
Program Title This Old House: Trade School (5.1) - first telecast 10/7/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 12:30PM
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 Old House: Trade School teaches young viewers about the field of home improvement. Each week, viewers learn step-by-step instructions in various building methods and disciplines such as architecture, engineering, carpentry, plumbing, masonry, landscaping design, construction and more. Viewers learn some of the tricks of the trade from industry experts and professionals and get a first-hand look as homes are being renovated.
Other Matters (8 of 14) Response
Program Title Brain Games Family Edition (5.1) - first telecast 10/7/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 12:00N
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. Brain Games Family Edition explores the complex and fascinating components of the human brain and how they shape our perceptions and lives. Each episode begins with a mind exercise which then leads to a deeper look into the reality of human perception and the myriad ways our brain functions. A variety of topics are explored including visual perception, memory, skill learning, and decision making. Viewers learn through a series of experiments and activities designed to help people improve cognitive function and use their brains, better, smarter and faster.
Other Matters (9 of 14) Response
Program Title Dog Whisperer With Cesar Millan: Family Edition (5.1) - new time eff 10/7/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 10:00AM, 10:30AM, 11:00AM, and 11:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 52
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Family Edition educates and informs viewers about canine training techniques to create a healthy and happy environment for dogs and their owners. Renowned dog behaviorist and trainer, Cesar Millan, travels the globe to help problem pups and more importantly to teach families to better understand how to deal with a dog's behavior. Viewers will learn from witnessing the transformations that Cesar is able to make in the lives of both dog and master and they can discover how to become a responsible pet owner.
Other Matters (10 of 14) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild (5.2)
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. Expedition Wild showcases and exposes viewers to a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world. Viewers are taken on breathtakingly wild adventures such as paddling the Grand Canyon, skiing with wolverines in British Columbia, observing mountain lions in Montana, checking on scavengers of Yellowstone, observing polar bears in Alaska and climbing rugged extremes to view Maine's black bears. Viewers see rare and personal experiences of endangered species, some deadly, others dashing, in the stunning natural ecosystems that they call home and come away with a new appreciation of the animals and world they live in.
Other Matters (11 of 14) Response
Program Title Make TV (5.3) - first telecast 10/1/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays / 11:00AM
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. Make TV shows viewers how to transform ordinary junk into amazing creations. Teens are introduced to extraordinary individuals who can transform items such as coils into t-shirt cannons or cigar-box guitars into giant video projectors. In addition to these fun, creative things, viewers see how math, science, technology and engineering concepts come into play in the real world.
Other Matters (12 of 14) Response
Program Title Get Wild At The San Diego Zoo (5.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 10:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Get Wild At The San Diego Zoo features wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo. The series provides key information about each animal and their living habitats and unique behaviors. Viewers will learn about how various animals raise their young, what they eat in the wild, and the patterns and behaviors they use to survive. The series aims to educate the viewer about these special creatures.
Other Matters (13 of 14) Response
Program Title So You Want To Be (5.3) - first telecast 10/7/17
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 11:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. So You Want To Be introduces teens to the wide variety of jobs and career paths that are available. Each week, viewers are taken on location to an actual working job site giving teens an up close look at a particular occupation and providing them with background information on what steps it might take to achieve that career goal.
Other Matters (14 of 14) Response
Program Title Food For Thought With Claire Thomas (5.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays / 9:00AM
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. Food For Thought With Claire Thomas informs and educates teens about the power of food as a tool for exploring new places, meeting new people and learning about different cultures. The host shares her passion for her family, life and healthy living by sharing stories in the kitchen and showing that creative inspiration can come from any place at any time - family, friends or bloggers. Every location, from exotic to local, can provide inspiration and new tastes and places to explore. This show will teach the audience how to prepare the "inspired" dish while promoting a healthy attitude towards food and life.

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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.

Sandra Mueller

Programming Manager


10/10/2017

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