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

FRN:
0020975488
File Number:
0000052009
Submit Date:
04/10/2018
Call Sign:
KBEH
Facility ID:
56384
City:
GARDEN GROVE
State:
CA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/10/2018
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2018

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? Yes

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

KWHY-22 BROADCASTING, LLC

Doing Business As: KWHY-22 BROADCASTING, LLC

Nina Christy, Legal Department

4975 W Pico Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90019

United States

+1 (213) 344-3700

nina.christy@meruelogroup.com

Company

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Nina Christy

Legal Assistant

Meruelo Group

9550 Firestone Blvd Ste 105

Downey, CA 90241

United States

+1 (562) 745-2300

nina.christy@meruelogroup.com

Legal Assistant

Carolina Garcia

Program Schedule Manager

KBEH

4975 W Pico Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90019

United States

+1 (213) 344-3700

carolina.garcia@kwhy.com

Programming

Benjamin Vega

General Counsel

Meruelo Group

9550 Firestone Blvd., Ste. 105

Downey, CA 90241

United States

+1 (562) 745-2300

bvega@meruelogroup.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA Los Angeles
Web Home Page Address www.canal63.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 504.0
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: 9.0
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(10)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 10) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.1 Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
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 2 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In Animal Atlas the hosts travel the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable from the familiar to the outstanding. Viewers learn about the animals lives, history, and the adaptations that allow them to survive and thrive. Viewers get to meet the animals face to face.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 10) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.5 Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-7:30 a.m. & Sunday 7 a.m.-7:30 a.m.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 77
Total times aired 77
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 2 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In Animal Atlas the hosts travel the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable from the familiar to the outstanding. Viewers learn about the animals lives, history, and the adaptations that allow them to survive and thrive. Viewers get to meet the animals face to face.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 10) Response
Program Title NASA Connect
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.1 Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-9 a.m.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 108
Total times aired 108
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 15 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA Connect is an inquiry-based and standards-based, Emmy award-winning series of mathematics-focused, instructional programs. Programs in the series establish a connection between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom to those used everyday by NASA researchers. These programs can range anywhere from exploring why a hurricane can develop, to information concerning health and nutrition, or exploring Mars. If students have additional questions, each NASA Connect Segment suggests various websites where they can obtain the answers
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 10) Response
Program Title Dog Tales
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.3 Sunday 11 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 11
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dog Tales provides an educational and informational show concerning safety tips along with lessons on the responsibility of owning a dog. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and also showcases veterinary experts in the care of various issues affecting canines. The weekly series includes recommended reading list about dogs and promotes children's writing and creative skills with essay and art contests.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 10) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.3 Sunday 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m.
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. Dragonfly TV is an informational and educational show highlighting projects with real hands on experience demonstrating practical applications of mathematics and science. It introduces viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills, while providing valuable information to reach answers.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 10) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.4 Monday-Sunday 8 a.m.-8:30 a.m.
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 89
Total times aired 89
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 2 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In Animal Atlas the hosts travel the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable from the familiar to the outstanding. Viewers learn about the animals lives, history, and the adaptations that allow them to survive and thrive. Viewers get to meet the animals face to face.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 10) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.3 Sunday 10 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
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 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is a television series for children featuring the lovable and talented Courtney Campbell and her family of fun loving friends. Each episode mirrors a slice of everyday life from problems to celebrations and everything in between. Courtney lives with her cat, Mr. D., her three dogs, Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo. Courtney's home is warm, friendly and inviting, a cozy place where all children feel comfortable hanging out, singing songs and hearing stories.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 10) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.3 Sunday 12 p.m.-12:30 p.m.
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. Animal Rescue is an informational and educational show about various animals and their habitats. The program also show real life in-the-field experiences of professional and ordinary people taking care of, treating and helping various animals, as well as exhibiting good social responsibility and promoting strong personal and community values.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 10) Response
Program Title Biz Kid$
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
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. Biz Kid$ is a show that provides practical advice and information on a wide variety of financial business and monetary topics. The episodes include teens starting their own business. This program assists teens with learning how to properly manage money, create budgets and financial goals. These are important steps in learning to become responsible adults and citizens.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 10) Response
Program Title Think Big
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.3 Sunday 12:30 p.m.-1 p.m.
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. Think Big is a television series that shows a working knowledge of math, science and physics. The series shows children actively solving problems using scientific principles while combining skill and creativity. The series also demonstrates real-world applications for math, science and engineering, proving that that the physical sciences can be useful, challenging and fun. Each episode presents an invent-off challenge, where teenage teams must invent a machine designed to perform a specific task in limited amount of time, promoting creative thinking and practical skills.
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 Carolina Garcia
Address 4975 W Pico Blvd
City Los Angeles
State CA
Zip 90019
Telephone Number (213) 344-3700
Email Address carolina.garcia@kwhy.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. Licensee consummated the acquisition of this station at the beginning of December.

Other Matters (1)

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Other Matters (1 of 1) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled See Attachment A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 299
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In Animal Atlas the hosts travel the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable from the familiar to the outstanding. Viewers learn about the animals lives, history, and the adaptations that allow them to survive and thrive. Viewers get to meet the animals face to face.

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.

Nina Christy

Legal Assistant


04/10/2018

Attachments

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KBEH Attachment A.pdf Applicant All Purpose Done with Virus Scan and/or Conversion