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

FRN:
0009961889
File Number:
0000039267
Submit Date:
01/10/2018
Call Sign:
KTMJ-CD
Facility ID:
43649
City:
TOPEKA
State:
KS
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/10/2018
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

NEXSTAR BROADCASTING, INC.

Elizabeth Ryder

545 E. John Carpenter Freeway

Suite 700

Irving, TX 75062

United States

+1 (972) 373-8800

eryder@nexstar.tv

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

William T Godfrey , Jr .

Consulting Engineers

Kessler and Gehman Associates, Inc.

William T. Godfrey, Jr.

Kessler and Gehman Associates, Inc.

507-D NW 60th Street

Gainesville, FL 32607

United States

+1 (352) 332-3157

bill@kesslerandgehman.com

Technical Representative

Elizabeth Ryder

General Counsel

Nexstar Broadcasting , Inc.

Elizabeth Ryder

545 E. John Carpenter Freeway

Suite 700

Irving, TX 75062

United States

+1 (972) 373-8800

eryder@nexstar.tv

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network FOX
Nielsen DMA Topeka
Web Home Page Address WWW.KSNT.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 3.23
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 468.0
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: 8.46
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(24)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 24) Response
Program Title Wild Wonders (.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAY 9AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired 4
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 wonders at the San Diego Zoo is educational and informative and gives teen viewers a wonderful look at the wild wonders that exist in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 24) Response
Program Title WALKING WILD (.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAY 9:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired 4
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. Wonderful World is a weekly half hour series serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content including learning about the various animals that inhabit earth. The series travels around the world to learn about different species and how they survive from deserts and rainforests to oceans.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 24) Response
Program Title MISSING (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9AM & 11:30AM
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. Missing serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including safety tips and real life stories using various resources to help find missing people. The show is also a public service to communities across the United States and is endorsed by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 24) Response
Program Title Calling Dr Pol
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8 am & 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
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 12 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. when it comes to farm animals Dr Pol has seen it all. From the barnyards to people backyards Dr Pol delivers his no nonsense approach to veterinary medicine.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 24) Response
Program Title Walking Wild (.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 10
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. Wonderful World is a weekly half hour series serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content including learning about the various animals that inhabit earth. The series travels around the world to learn about different species and how they survive from deserts and rainforests to oceans.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 24) Response
Program Title OCEAN MYSTERIES
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:30am CT
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. Ocean Mysteries the half hour weekly series Ocean Mysteries offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures comparison to popular land animals and analogies to human experiences Hosted by Jeff Corwin Ocean Mysteries is produced for ages 13-16 and beyond and shows how animals share the same behaviors challenges and triumphs as humans. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the Family dynamics of the mingling species viewers will get to know and care about 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 (7 of 24) Response
Program Title Recipe Rehab (.4)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 11:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 10
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. .In this weekly half hour competition style series developed and produced to educate and inform viewers ages 13-16 it is chef against chef in a recipe makeover challenge. Viewers will submit their favorite decadent high calorie classic family recipes and two acclaimed chefs will face off in a head to head competition to give the recipes a low calorie twist. the audience will learn the value of healthy wholesome ingredients and how healthy food choices can have positive effects on our quality of life. special guests will serve as judge and jury.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 24) Response
Program Title Wild Wonders (.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 11 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 10
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 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. We offer interactive education programs both on and off-site, unique animal-encounters from around the world, classroom presentations, school assemblies, birthday parties and other special events. Our animals have appeared on The Discovery Channel, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Howie Mandel Show, The David Letterman Show, the Wayne Brady Show, Good Morning America, The Today Show, Ellen Degeneres and Animal Planet. We will travel anywhere in the United States to provide our services.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 24) Response
Program Title ROCK THE PARK (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 11:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 10
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Rock the Park taps into America's love affair with our national parks. Our hosts Jack Steward and Colton Smith some face to face with nature and some of the most awe inspiring places on earth. The series will inspire Americans to get on the road and remind viewers that the national parks are one of Americas greatest national gifts to the world. Jack Steward Jack Steward knew he was destined to visit every national park
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 24) Response
Program Title Hatched
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Hatched is an educational and informational series dedicated to teaching children aged 13-16 about how to successfully pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. Each week a seasoned team of business leaders instructs entrepreneurs about the basic but critical business skills needed to ring a product from concept to the marketplace. 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. Hatched brings young entrepreneurs to the table encouraging them to step up and seize their dreams.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program HATCHED
List date and time rescheduled 10/01/2017 05:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-01
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (11 of 24) Response
Program Title WILD ABOUT ANIMALS (.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAY 10A-11:30AM
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. Wild About Animals is a 30 minute American television series about animals in various habitats around the world. The syndicated series is produced and distributed by Steve Rotfeld Productions SRP and hosted by the Emmy Award winning actress Mariette Hartley.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 24) Response
Program Title OCEAN TREKS WITH JEFF CORWIN (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 10AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 10
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. Ocean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin The half hour weekly series, Ocean Mysteries offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures comparisons to popular land animal and analogies to human experience. Hosted by Jeff Corwin Ocean Mysteries is produced for ages 13-16 and beyond by showing 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 and care about 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 (13 of 24) Response
Program Title SEA RESCUE (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10:30 & 11:AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 20
Total times aired 20
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. Sea Rescue features the rescue rehabilitation and in many instances release back into the wild of ocean wildlife. Produced for ages 13 16 Sea Rescue offers educational and entertaining television by demonstrating the welfare and medical benefits that rescue and rehabilitation programs provide animals. Viewers will also learn that there's a reciprocal benefit: rescued animals provide valuable insight into their biology and ecology
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 24) Response
Program Title Better Planet (.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 9:30AM & 10AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 20
Total times aired 20
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. Teens discover ways to improve the environment. - Recycling plastic bottles; green school practices; recycling house furniture Recycling refrigerators in Brazil; solar energy in Hawaii; villagers living green Wind energy; eco-activist and actor Ed Begley, Jr.; English school going green
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 24) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA'S WILD COUNTDOWN (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 9 & 9:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 20
Total times aired 20
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 the worlds foremost authority on our animal kingdom Jack Hanna Wild Countdown leads off Litton Weekend Adventure. Hanna has always had a knack for storytelling with his expressive genuine and quirky personality. He will entertain viewers as he counts down facts and experiences about some of the worlds rarest most endearing and fascinating animals. Wild Countdown is hosted from Hanna base camp located at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium his home for more than thirty years Nationwide Insurance and the Columbus Zoo are title sponsors of Wild Countdown and have worked together for decades as partners in conservation.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 24) Response
Program Title Outback Adventures with Tim Faulkner
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 1
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This is a live action half hour Television Program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. Produced for ages 13-16 this educational and informational program is hosted by wildlife expert Tim Faulkner. Viewers will be provided an eye opening experience as Tim animal expert and wildlife park operations manger showcases the beauty and wonder of the natural world. Audiences will be brought closer to the natural world as Tim explores 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 birds
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program OUTBACK ADVENTURES WITH TIM
List date and time rescheduled 09/30/2017 11:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-10-01
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (17 of 24) Response
Program Title Outback Adventures with Tim Faulkner(.4)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 10
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This is a live action half hour television program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. Produced for ages 13 16 this educational and informational program is hosted by wildlife expert Tim Faulkner. 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. Audiences will be brought closer to the natural world as Tim explores 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 birds.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 24) Response
Program Title BETTER PLANET (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS9:30 & 10AM
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. Teens discover ways to improve the environment. - Recycling plastic bottles; green school practices; recycling house furniture Recycling refrigerators in Brazil; solar energy in Hawaii; villagers living green Wind energy eco activist and actor Ed Begley, Jr English school going green
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 24) Response
Program Title Missing (.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 9AM & 11:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 20
Total times aired 20
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. Missing serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including safety tips and real life stories using various resources to help find missing people. The show is also a public service to communities across the United States and is endorsed by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 24) Response
Program Title DOG TOWN (.4)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10:30AM & 11AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 20
Total times aired 20
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 is produced for ages 13 16 and will inspire young people to pursue their dreams while valuing the importance of dedicating oneself to the greater good of community and family. The series demonstrates the powerful interaction between humans and animals with a focus on our canine companions. Dog Town USA educates and informs the audience about canine training techniques and creating healthy environments for dogs. Dog Town USA trained experts teach teen viewers how to be a responsible pet owner and maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle for both family and pet. Viewers will get to know and care about these dogs and the heroes who do whatever it takes to give them a second chance
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (21 of 24) Response
Program Title Ocean Mysteries
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7am CT
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. Ocean Mysteries the half hour weekly series Ocean Mysteries offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures comparison to popular land animals and analogies to human experiences Hosted by Jeff Corwin Ocean Mysteries is produced for ages 13-16 and beyond and shows how animals share the same behaviors challenges and triumphs as humans. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the Family dynamics of the mingling species viewers will get to know and care about 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 (22 of 24) Response
Program Title JACK HANNA ANIMAL ADVENTURES (.4)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 9 & 9:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 20
Total times aired 20
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. Jack Hanna Animal Adventures In each episode the cameras follow Jack Hanna as he spends time with natures creatures across the continents. Jack talks with people that are knowledgeable about each animal and habitat teaching as he goes. Each episode is designed to reveal to children the world around them in a way that presents positive role models and pro-social values within an environmentally responsible universe. The episodic content will further the educational and informational needs of children 13 16.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (23 of 24) Response
Program Title WILD WONDER (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 11AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired 4
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 wonders at the San Diego Zoo is educational and informative and gives teen viewers a wonderful look at the wild wonders that exist in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (24 of 24) Response
Program Title WALKING WILD (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY 10AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired 4
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. Wonderful World is a weekly half hour series serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content including learning about the various animals that inhabit earth. The series travels around the world to learn about different species and how they survive from deserts and rainforests to oceans.
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 Annette Deedrick
Address 6835 NW Hwy 24
City Topeka
State KS
Zip 66618
Telephone Number (785) 582-4000
Email Address annette.deedrick@kansasfirstnews.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 (11)

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Other Matters (1 of 11) Response
Program Title Food For Thought (.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 9 & 9:30am CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This is a live action half-hour program designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children. Young, enthusiastic and passionate about food, Claire Thomas is the 22 year old host who opens viewers' eyes to how everyday life can inspire culinary creations
Other Matters (2 of 11) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9:30am & 10:30am CT
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. TEEN KIDS NEWS is a weekly newscast prepared and hosted by teenage reporters, covering topics relevant to teens.
Other Matters (3 of 11) Response
Program Title Dog Town USA
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:30am CT
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 Town USA is a story of the men and women who devote their lives to the healing and happiness of dogs from every corner of the nation. Built on 33,000 acres of pristine land in Utah Dog Town USA is the nation preeminent facility dedicated to finding safe homes for abandoned dogs. Dog Town USA is produced for ages 13-16 and will inspire young people to pursue their dreams while valuing the importance of dedicating oneself to the greater good of community and family .
Other Matters (4 of 11) Response
Program Title Missing (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 9am & 11:30am CT
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. Missing serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including safety tips and real life stories using various resources to help find missing people. The show is also a public service to communities across the United States and is endorsed by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Other Matters (5 of 11) Response
Program Title Brain Games : Family Edition
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8am CT
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. Produced for children aged 13-16 Brain Games Family Edition is a weekly half hour series that explores the fascinating components of the human brain and how they shape our perceptions and everyday lives. Hosted by Jason Silva Brain Games opens each episode with an exercise for your mind which will often leave you scratching your head. these exercised will serve as a jumping off point for a deep dive into the reality of human perception and the fascinating ways that our brain functions.
Other Matters (6 of 11) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:30am CT
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. Produced for ages 13-16, this educational and informational program is hosted by wildlife expert Casey Anderson and showcases his charismatic animal companions on an innovative and action packed odyssey through North America wild places. revealing a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world. Viewers will follow Casey on a series of breathtakingly wild adventures. He'll paddle the Grand canyon ski with Wolverines in British Columbia observe Mountain Lions in Montana stake out the scavenger of Yellowstone investigate a raven nest observe Polar Bears on Alaska northern slope and climb to rugged extremes in pursuit of Northern Maine Black Bears bringing audiences an rear and personal experience with endangered species some deadly others dashing in the stunning natural ecosystems that they call home .
Other Matters (7 of 11) Response
Program Title Wordl Travels (.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 10am & 11am Ct
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. While traveling to exotic locations and writing about enlightening experiences may sound like an adventurous occupation, the life of a travel writer is not always as glamorous as it seems. Filmed in 36 countries across six continents, each half hour episode reveals the real story of professional travel journalism the truth behind the byline, and reinvents the way travel shows are currently presented.
Other Matters (8 of 11) Response
Program Title Hatched
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 8:00am Ct
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Hatched is an educational and informational series dedicated to teaching children aged 13-16 about how to successfully pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. Each week a seasoned team of business leaders instructs entrepreneurs about the basic but critical business skills needed to ring a product from concept to the marketplace. 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. Hatched brings young entrepreneurs to the table encouraging them to step up and seize their dreams.
Other Matters (9 of 11) Response
Program Title Wild About Animals (.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 10,10:30am , 11am, 11:30am CT
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. This series is produced for children 16 and under (specific target audience is 13-16). It is the objective of Steve Rotfeld Productions, Inc., to educate and inform children, specifically in the target age group, by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the world's most fascinating animals. Each episode will consist of four (4) different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals, as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.
Other Matters (10 of 11) Response
Program Title Ocean Mysteries
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7am CT
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. Ocean Mysteries the half hour weekly series Ocean Mysteries offers a fresh approach to the quest for aquatic understanding by blending stories of fascinating sea creatures comparison to popular land animals and analogies to human experiences Hosted by Jeff Corwin Ocean Mysteries is produced for ages 13-16 and beyond and shows how animals share the same behaviors challenges and triumphs as humans. From exciting rescues of abandoned animals to unexpected conflicts in the Family dynamics of the mingling species viewers will get to know and care about these heroes and all of the fascinating life teeming in our oceans.
Other Matters (11 of 11) Response
Program Title Recipe Rehab
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 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. In this weekly half hour competition style series developed and produced to educate and inform viewers ages 13-16 it is chef against chef in a recipe makeover challenge. Viewers will submit their favorite decadent high calorie classic family recipes and two acclaimed chefs will face off in a head to head competition to give the recipes a low calorie twist. the audience will learn the value of healthy wholesome ingredients and how healthy food choices can have positive effects on our quality of life. special guests will serve as judge and jury.

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Annette Deedrick

Traffic Liaison


01/10/2018

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