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

FRN:
0026907345
File Number:
0000085441
Submit Date:
11/12/2019
Call Sign:
KPDF-CD
Facility ID:
73764
City:
PHOENIX
State:
AZ
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report Amendment
Status:
Received
Status Date:
11/12/2019
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2019

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

HC2 STATION GROUP, INC.

Doing Business As: HC2 STATION GROUP, INC.

RENEE ILHARDT

450 PARK AVENUE

30TH FLOOR

NEW YORK, NY 10022

United States

+1 (954) 606-5486

RILHARDT@HC2BROADCASTING.COM

Company

Contact Representatives (4)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

PAUL A. CICELSKI

LEGAL REPRESENTATIVE

LERMAN SENTER PLLC

2001 L STREET, NW

SUITE 400

WASHINGTON , DC 20036

United States

+1 (202) 416-6756

PCICELSKI@LERMANSENTER.COM

Legal Representative

KURT HANSON

CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER

HC2 BROADCASTING HOLDINGS INC.

KURT HANSON

450 PARK AVENUE

30TH FLOOR

NEW YORK, NY 10022

United States

+1 (212) 339-5853

KHANSON@HC2BROADCASTING.COM

Technical Representative

REBECCA HANSON

EVP AND GENERAL COUNSEL

HC2 BROADCASTING HOLDINGS INC.

REBECCA HANSON

450 PARK AVENUE

30TH FLOOR

NEW, NY 10022

United States

+1 (212) 339-5832

RHANSON@HC2BROADCASTING.COM

Legal Representative

RENEE ILHARDT

CORPORATE REPRESENTATIVE

HC2 BROADCASTING HOLDINGS INC.

RENEE ILHARDT

450 PARK AVENUE

30TH FLOOR

NEW YORK, NY 10022

United States

+1 (954) 606-5486

RILHARDT@HC2BROADCASTING.COM

CORPORATE REPRESENTATIVE

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network MissionTV
Nielsen DMA Phoenix (Prescott)
Web Home Page Address

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 4.0
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: 13.0
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(11)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 11) Response
Program Title NASA Connection (41.4)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tues and Thurs 7-8 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 44
Total times aired 44
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 8 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA Connection is a program created by NASA and focuses on NASA research's past, present & future in a magazine style format, designed to create a heighten interest for kids 8 to 16 years in mathematics, science, technology and NASA. Programs in this series include: 1): an educator's guide including a hands-on activity; 2): interactive web activities; and 3); serves as mechanism for parents in the education of children.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 11) Response
Program Title Carlos Orugo (41.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 7:00-7:30 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 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Program with stories of the Saints and Jesus.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 11) Response
Program Title Reino Animal (41.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 7-10AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 66
Total times aired 66
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 7 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The world is full of amazing animals. With some we are familiar and others are a complete surprise! Animal Kingdom, by Nat Geo Kids, is a fun look at the best (and worst) behaviors of animals around the world, especially designed for children ages 7 to 9.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 11) Response
Program Title Cantando con Manuel Bonila (41.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat & Sun 9:00-9:30 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
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 8 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Religious musical program for children.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 11) Response
Program Title Angels of Jesus (41.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 8-8:30 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 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Program teaching children about the Catholic faith through music, dancing, and prayers.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 11) Response
Program Title Las Adventuras de la Biblia (41.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat & Sun 8AM, 10AM, and 11AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 66
Total times aired 66
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 8 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Adventures of the Bible is a great way to give kids a quick overview of Biblical history and adventures in the context of world history. The stories lay a strong Biblical foundation for the children in teaching morals, ethics and compassion.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 11) Response
Program Title NASA'S Destination Tomorrow (41.4)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon, Wed 7-9 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 88
Total times aired 88
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 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA's Destination Tomorrow is an Emmy-award-winning 30-minute educational program that is produced for television; an associated web site contains story summaries and links to related program material. Programs in this series (1) create and heighten children's interest in mathematics, science, technology, and NASA; (2) increase the scientific and technological literacy of children; (3) help parents and caregivers to become involved in the education of children and young children; and (4) serve as a mechanism for educating (and involving) the public about NASA such that people will understand what NASA does (especially here on Earth) and why what NASA does is important to our economic, scientific, and security interests.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 11) Response
Program Title Brother Francis (41.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 8-8:30 AM
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 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A Franciscan brother teaches children about the Catholic faith.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 11) Response
Program Title NASA 360 (41.4)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 7-8 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 60 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 8 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA 360 is a half-hour broadcast program produced by the National Institute of Aerospace for NASA. By examining how technologies developed by and for NASA are used in everything from space exploration to everyday consumer products, NASA 360 showcases how NASA changes our lives in positive ways. The program appeals to all ages, but is crafted to reach the Gen X and Y demographic. 13 to 16 years old.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 11) Response
Program Title Think Big (41.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat/Sun 7:30-8:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 22
Total times aired 22
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 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Program dedicated to questions that children ask each other and adults.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 11) Response
Program Title Querubin (41.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 7:00 AM
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 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Program with stories of the Saints and Jesus.
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 RENEE ILHARDT
Address 450 PARK AVENUE, 30TH FLOOR
City NEW YORK
State NY
Zip 10022
Telephone Number (954) 606-5486
Email Address RILHARDT@HC2BROADCASTING.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. This report amends the 3Q 2019 report that was timely filed on 10/9/2019.

Other Matters (5)

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Other Matters (1 of 5) Response
Program Title NASA Connection (41.4)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tues and Thurs 7-8 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 60 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA Connection is a program created by NASA and focuses on NASA research's past, present & future in a magazine style format, designed to create a heighten interest for kids 8 to 16 years in mathematics, science, technology and NASA. Programs in this series include: 1): an educator's guide including a hands-on activity; 2): interactive web activities; and 3); serves as mechanism for parents in the education of children.
Other Matters (2 of 5) Response
Program Title NASA 360 (41.4)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Fridays 7-8 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 60 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. NASA 360 is a half-hour broadcast program produced by the National Institute of Aerospace for NASA. By examining how technologies developed by and for NASA are used in everything from space exploration to everyday consumer products, NASA 360 showcases how NASA changes our lives in positive ways. The program appeals to all ages, but is crafted to reach the Gen X and Y demographic. 13 to 16 years old.
Other Matters (3 of 5) Response
Program Title NASA'S Destination Tomorrow (41.4)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon 7-9 AM, Wed 7-8 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 104
Length of Program 60 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA's Destination Tomorrow is an Emmy-award-winning 30-minute educational program that is produced for television; an associated web site contains story summaries and links to related program material. Programs in this series (1) create and heighten children's interest in mathematics, science, technology, and NASA; (2) increase the scientific and technological literacy of children; (3) help parents and caregivers to become involved in the education of children and young children; and (4) serve as a mechanism for educating (and involving) the public about NASA such that people will understand what NASA does (especially here on Earth) and why what NASA does is important to our economic, scientific, and security interests
Other Matters (4 of 5) Response
Program Title Carlos Orugo, etc. (41.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat and Sun 7:00-8:30
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Programming that teaches children about the Catholic faith.
Other Matters (5 of 5) Response
Program Title Las Adventuras de la Biblia (41.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat & Sun 8AM, 10AM, 11AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Introduce children to the stories and characters of the Bible with this cartoons, more than 90 Bible stories come to life. Kids will enjoy the fun illustrations of Noah helping the elephant onto the ark, Jonah praying inside the fish, and many more, as they discover The Beginner's Bible just like millions of children before.

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.

Henry Turner

Chief Operating Officer


11/12/2019

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