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January 2015
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0002710192
File Number:
0000037102
Submit Date:
01/02/2018
Call Sign:
KCDO-TV
Facility ID:
63158
City:
STERLING
State:
CO
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/02/2018
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth 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

CHANNEL 3 TV COMPANY LLC

Doing Business As: CHANNEL 3 TV COMPANY LLC

Greg Armstrong

3001 S. JAMAICA CT.

SUITE 210

AURORA, CO 80014

United States

+1 (303) 925-0303

GARMSTRONG@CH3TV.COM

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Louis R Dutreil , Jr .

CONSULTING ENGINEER

Dutreil Lundin & Rackley Inc.

Bob Dutreil

201 Fletcher Ave.

SARASOTA, FL 34237

United States

+1 (941) 329-6004

BOBJR@DLR.COM

Technical Representative

David H Pawlik

Legal Counsel

David H Pawlik, attorney at law

1513 Defoe Street

Rockville, MD 20850

United States

+1 (301) 340-3329

Dave@dhpawlik.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA Denver
Web Home Page Address www.k3colorado.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(18)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 18) Response
Program Title Sea Rescue (Digital Multicast channel 3.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10am-1030am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The rescue, rehabilitation and in many instances the release back in to the wild of ocean wildlife.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 18) Response
Program Title Missing
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday 8am-830am 10X, 7am-730am 3X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program emphasizes taking active responsibility for personal safety and promotes situational awareness with actual cases of missing persons.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 18) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 8am-830am 10X, 7am-730am 3X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Safety tips and information about various animals and their habitats through real life experience of people treating and taking care of animals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 18) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV (Digital Multicast channel 3.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8am-830am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A science television series that highlights children doing projects with hands-on experience and demonstrates the practical applications of mathematics and science.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 18) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown (Digital Multicast channel 3.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 830am-9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Wildlife expert Jack Hanna brings viewers face-to-face with the best of the beasts presented in countdown style.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 18) Response
Program Title Sea Rescue (Digital Multicast channel 3.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 930am-10am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Features the rescue, rehabilitation and release back into the wild of ocean wildlife.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 18) Response
Program Title Dog Tales
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesday 8am-830am 10X, 7am-730am 3X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Each episode of Dog Tales includes dog safety and care tips, as well as lessons for teenagers on the responsibility of owning a dog. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and showcases veterinary experts explaining issues affecting canines.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 18) Response
Program Title Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin (Digital Multicast channel 3.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9am-930am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Visit the world to explore natural wonders, nature, wildlife and man-made treasures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 18) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids (Digital Multicast channel 3.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 8am-830am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This series educates young people about ecology, wildlife, science and how it all relates to them. Viewers learn how ecosystems connect and what people can do to make a positive difference in the world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 18) Response
Program Title Biz Kids
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 8am-830am 10X, 7am-730am 3X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Teens learn the basics of business, finance and money management.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 18) Response
Program Title America's Heartland
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday 8am-830am 10X, 7am-730am 3X
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Everyday Americans and their families tell fascinating stories while showcasing the diversity of how people live and work.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 18) Response
Program Title Wild Wonders (Digital Multicast channel 3.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 9am-930am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Teen viewers become familiar with various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 18) Response
Program Title Walking Wild (Digital Multicast channel 3.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9am-930am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This series focuses on the dedicated people who look after animals at the San Diego Zoo and they care they provide.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 18) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV (Digital Multicast channel 3.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 830am-9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A science television series that highlights children doing projects with hands-on experience and demonstrates the practical applications of mathematics and science.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 18) Response
Program Title Rock the Park (Digital Multicast channel 3.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 1030am-11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Rock the Park taps into America's love affair with our awe-inspiring national parks.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 18) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown (Digital Multicast channel 3.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8am-830am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Wildlife expert Jack Hanna brings viewers face-to-face with the best of the beasts presented in countdown style.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 18) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood Teens
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7am-730am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program serves as an introduction to careers in the multimedia industry. The goal is to provide career information and advice from top Hollywood professionals to teen viewers so that their own career exploration, planning, education and decision making can begin.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 18) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids (Digital Multicast channel 3.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 830am-9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This series educates young people about ecology, wildlife, science and how it all relates to them. Viewers learn how ecosystems connect and what people can do to make a positive difference in the world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (0)

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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Question Response
Does the Licensee publicize the existence and location of the station's Children's Television Programming Reports (FCC 398) as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Yes
Name of children's programming liaison Greg Armstrong
Address 3001 S. Jamaica Ct., Ste. 210
City Aurora
State CO
Zip 80014
Telephone Number (303) 925-0303
Email Address garmstrong@ch3tv.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.

Other Matters (14)

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Other Matters (1 of 14) Response
Program Title Made in Hollywood Teens
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7am-730am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program serves as an introduction to careers in the multimedia industry. The goal is to provide career information and advice from top Hollywood professionals to teen viewers so that their own career exploration, planning, education and decision making can begin.
Other Matters (2 of 14) Response
Program Title Biz Kids
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 7am-730am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Teens learn the basics of business, finance and money management.
Other Matters (3 of 14) Response
Program Title Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Journey to facinating global locations to explore natural wonders, nature, wildlife and man-made treasures.
Other Matters (4 of 14) Response
Program Title America's Heartland
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday 7am-730am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Everyday Americans and their families tell fascinating stories.
Other Matters (5 of 14) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8am-9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Stanley on the Go is a weekly educational program that showcases the importance of learning about various historical places around the world.
Other Matters (6 of 14) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 7am-730am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Safety tips and information about various animals and their habitats through real life experience of people treating and taking care of animals.
Other Matters (7 of 14) Response
Program Title Dog Tales
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesday 7am-730am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dog ownership responsibilities for teens.
Other Matters (8 of 14) Response
Program Title Missing
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday 7am-730am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program emphasizes taking active responsibility for personal safety and promotes situational awareness with actual cases of missing persons.
Other Matters (9 of 14) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8am-9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Wild animals presented in countdown style.
Other Matters (10 of 14) Response
Program Title Rock the Park
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 1030am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. America's love affair with national parks.
Other Matters (11 of 14) Response
Program Title Walking Wild
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Caretakers at the San Diego Zoo are featured.
Other Matters (12 of 14) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 8am-9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
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 educates young people about ecology, wildlife, science and how it all relates to them. Viewers learn how ecosystems connect and what people can do to make a positive difference in the world.
Other Matters (13 of 14) Response
Program Title Wild Wonders
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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 animals at the San Diego Zoo.
Other Matters (14 of 14) Response
Program Title Sea Rescue
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 930am-1030am
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 rescue, rehabilitation and in many instances the release back in to the wild of ocean wildlife.

Certification

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Question Response

The undersigned certifies that he or she is (a) the party filing the Children's Television Programming, or an officer, director, member, partner, trustee, authorized employee, or other individual or duly elected or appointed official who is authorized to sign on behalf of the party filing the Children's Television Programming; or (b) an attorney qualified to practice before the Commission under 47 C.F.R. Section 1.23(a), who is authorized to represent the party filing the Children's Television Programming, and who further certifies that he or she has read the document; that to the best of his or her knowledge, information,and belief there is good ground to support it; and that it is not interposed for delay.

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments. Yes
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Greg Armstrong

President and General Manager


01/02/2018

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