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

FRN:
0003593860
File Number:
0000026778
Submit Date:
07/07/2017
Call Sign:
KXAS-TV
Facility ID:
49330
City:
FORT WORTH
State:
TX
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/07/2017
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second 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

STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP

Doing Business As: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP

Margaret L. Tobey

C/O NBCUNIVERSAL

300 NEW JERSEY AVENUE, N.W., SUITE 700

WASHINGTON, DC 20001

United States

+1 (202) 524-6401

MARGARET.TOBEY@NBCUNI.COM

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

H. Douglas Lung

Corporate Engineering Manager

NBCUniversal, LLC

PO Box 98

Honomu, HI 96728

United States

+1 (818) 334-4034

doug.lung@nbcuni.com

Technical Representative

Margaret L. Tobey

Assistant Secretary

Station Venture Operations, LP

300 New Jersey Avenue, NW

Suite 700

Washington, DC 20001

United States

+1 (202) 524-6401

margaret.tobey@nbcuni.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network NBC
Nielsen DMA Dallas-Ft. Worth
Web Home Page Address www.nbcdfw.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 168.0
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: 3.0
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(12)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 12) Response
Program Title STEAL THE SHOW (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 9:00AM 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. Steal the Show provides CORE programming in the areas music, music composition, the music recording process and musical instruments. Ariel, Zoey and Eli Engelbert of the EI program Ariel & Zoey & Eli, Too work to write and record an album with Grammy Winner Jim Peterik. All aspect of the process are covered - 1) Creating the melody, 2) writing the lyric, 3) creating harmonies, 4) developing instrumentals and 5) recording the song in th studio. With schools across the country cutting funding to music related programs, Steal the Show fills an important void. Students will be empowered with the knowledge and skills they will broaden and hone as they follow Ariel, Zoey and Eli on their journey with one of the most prominent songwriters of the past 20 years.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 12) Response
Program Title GIVE (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT @ 11:00 AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 3
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 3
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 3
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. Give introduces viewers to the world of philanthropy through the stories of small charities making a big impact. The series features Jenna Bush Hager, actor Blair Underwood, and other passionate celebrity philanthropists from film and television, music, sports, or business who are all on a mission to inspire others to do good. In each episode one of these celebrity ambassadors visits two charities that are dedicated to inspiring change in their communities. We'll discover what makes these charities effective, learn what each needs to make an even bigger impact, and surprise them with a gift to help continue their good work. Audiences will meet the inspiring individuals and volunteers behind each organization to see how they do their part to make the world a better place, learning compassion and the value of giving back along the way.
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 GIVE (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 06/03/2017 09:00 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 2017-06-03
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program GIVE (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 06/18/2017 11:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-06-10
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program GIVE (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 05/06/2017 09:00 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 2017-05-06
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (3 of 12) Response
Program Title THE VOYAGER WITH JOSH GARCIA (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 10:00 AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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 Voyager with Josh Garcia takes viewers on an exciting and immersive journey around the globe with world traveler and host, Josh Garcia. Each episode gives audiences access tot he world's most incredible destinations as Josh seeks out the truly authentic experiences one can only find when shown by a knowledgeable and passionate guide. In each episode, Josh learns how to prepare an authentic, regional meal, visits a local artisan to learn about their trade and craft, and samples the culture while learning about the heritage of the region's population, showing viewers what is so unique about each city he visits. The Voyager with Josh Garcia brings viewers on an enthralling adventure to explore the people and cultures that make our world so breathtaking.
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 The Voyager with Josh Garcia (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 06/25/2017 11:00 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-06-11
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program The Voyager with Josh Garcia (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 05/20/2017 12:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-05-21
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (4 of 12) Response
Program Title THE NEW HOWDY DOODY SHOW (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 11:30 AM 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 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Howdy Doody is a 1975 series which is known to its viewers for Buffalo Bob in his cowboy attire and a cast of human characters such as Clarabell the Clown and Chief Thunderthud as well as puppets (i.e. Howdy Doody, Dilly Dally, Flub-a-Dub, etc.). Children sat on stage in the Peanut Gallery, thus making this show a forerunner of interactive programming we enjoy today. The primary value of the series is to educate and entertain elementary school-aged children. In addition, both older children and monitoring adults will find this series amusing and quite charming as Howdy Doody is a timeless character who has an interactive quality. Educationally, the series offers opportunities for parents and teachers to teach lessons related to language, character development, science, and listening skills.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 12) Response
Program Title ARIEL & ZOEY & ELI TOO (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun @ 9:30 AM 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. Ariel & Zoey & Eli, Too (AZE2), a musical variety show that is driven by three siblings, empowers children to accomplish their goals and their dreams. AZE2 accomplishes this through interviewing people who excel in their profession and have a positive message for kids, introducing guests who perform different genres of music, and presenting musical performances by the cast members themselves. These cast musical performances show children they can write their own music and the importance of teamwork. Music on the show is produced by Emmy Award winner David Barrett. He and Brian Brill (another Emmy winner) ensure that the music is tailored for the young audience. All songs offer a positive message about life. Every episode begins with the song "Sweet Company" which sends the positive message of friendship and ends with the singing of End of Another Day which encourages the viewer to stay optimistic about tomorrow.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 12) Response
Program Title WILDERNESS VET (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 10:30 AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 2
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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. Wilderness Vet follows veterinarian Dr. Michelle Oakley, and features compelling stories from one of the most rugged areas on the planet, the Yukon. Dr. Oakley travels to homes, farms, and wildlife preserves across the Yukon to help animals in need, while balancing life at her home clinic. Providing a glimpse into a fascinating career choice, Wilderness Vet while show viewers the hard work and dedication involved in the rescue and rehabilitation of animals, while imparting tips to help keep all furry friends healthy.
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 WILDERNESS VET (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 06/25/2017 11:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-06-11
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program WILDERNESS VET (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 05/20/2017 12:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-05-21
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (7 of 12) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT @ 10:00 AM 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. Aqua Kids provides a unique vehicle for young people to learn about the diversity of marine animals around the world, emphasizing the importance of preserving fragile aquatic habitats and encouraging children to take an active role in protecting the future of their community and the world. The program provides a window into the management and preservation of unique habitats and species through the eyes of kids and their hands-on collaboration with science researchers and educators.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 12) Response
Program Title VEGGIE TALES (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 10:30 AM 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 4 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. VeggieTales is a children' series featuring animated vegetables who teach life lessons through stories, Hosted by Bob the Tomato and Larry the Cucumber, each episode begins by establishing the problem, uses short stories to parallel the situation with a problem and solution, and ends by reiterating the proposed solution and the life lesson learned through the experience. The show communicates social-emotional messages based upon the core values of honesty, kindness, forgiveness, and appreciation for all, using music, unusual characters, and allegorical storylines.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 12) Response
Program Title THE NEW HOWDY DOODY SHOW (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 11:00 AM 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 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Howdy Doody is a 1975 series which is known to its viewers for Buffalo Bob in his cowboy attire and a cast of human characters such as Clarabell the Clown and Chief Thunderthud as well as puppets (i.e. Howdy Doody, Dilly Dally, Flub-a-Dub, etc.). Children sat on stage in the Peanut Gallery, thus making this show a forerunner of interactive programming we enjoy today. The primary value of the series is to educate and entertain elementary school-aged children. In addition, both older children and monitoring adults will find this series amusing and quite charming as Howdy Doody is a timeless character who has an interactive quality. Educationally, the series offers opportunities for parents and teachers to teach lessons related to language, character development, science, and listening skills.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 12) Response
Program Title JOURNEY WITH DYLAN DREYER (KXAS 5.1 NBC))
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT @ 10:00 AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
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. Journey with Dylan Dreyer is a wondrous celebration of nature. Hosted by meteorologist Dylan Dreyer, this series features breathtaking cinematography that will bring viewers up-close and personal with creatures big and small, from the black bears of Montana to polar bears in the Arctic. Audiences will have a unique platform to see animals living in their natural habitat, and will learn about the circle of life along the way. Journey with Dylan Dreyer also explores natural wonders of the world, including the migration of 1.5 million animals traveling over 500 miles across the Serengeti in Tanzania and Kenya. Viewers will uncover these amazing facts of nature, and learn why it's so important to protect Earth's natural resources and all its inhabitants.
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 JOURNEY WITH DYLAN DREYER (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 06/10/2017 07:00 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 2017-06-10
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (11 of 12) Response
Program Title NATURALLY, DANNY SEO (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT @ 10:30 AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 1
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. Naturally, Danny Seo is a series about seeking a healthier lifestyle by learning the science behind eating well, exercising your mind and body, and caring for our planet. Host Danny Seo I s a leading authority on eco-friendly living, and has devoted his career to the idea that caring for the environment can go hand-in-hand with enjoying time with family and friends, sharing delicious and healthy meals, while creating an environmentally friendly home. In each episode viewers are introduced to inspiring ideas from fun and healthy recipes, to easy and sustainable crafts. Viewers will learn how to embrace a natural lifestyle, easily and beautifully, along with quick tips on green living.
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 NATURALLY, DANNY SEO (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 06/10/2017 07:30 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 2017-06-10
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (12 of 12) Response
Program Title HEART OF A CHAMPION WITH LAUREN THOMPSON (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT @ 11:30AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 7
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 7
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 7
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. Heart of a Champion with Lauren Thompson features the powerful and inspiring stories that exemplify what it really means to be a true champion. Hosted by Lauren Thompson, the series introduces viewers to people who have overcome obstacles while leading transcendent moments from the world of sports. From beating the odds to play the game they love, to giving back to the communities that supported them, the featured athletes share their own stories and personal triumphs. Viewers learn the value of good sportsmanship, and the dedication it takes to excel at the highest level. Win or lose, Heart of a Champion with Lauren Thompson proves that a champion is not only defined by their speed, strength, and agility, but by their grit, resiliency, and heart.
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 HEART OF A CHAMPION WITH LAUREN THOMPSON (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 06/03/2017 09:30 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 2017-06-03
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program HEART OF A CHAMPION WITH LAUREN THOMPSON (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 04/29/2017 09:30 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 2017-04-29
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program HEART OF A CHAMPION WITH LAUREN THOMPSON (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 04/15/2017 09:30 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 2017-04-15
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program HEART OF A CHAMPION WITH LAUREN THOMPSON (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 05/06/2017 09:30 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 2017-05-05
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

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Title of Program HEART OF A CHAMPION WITH LAUREN THOMPSON (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 04/08/2017 09:30 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 2017-04-08
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

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Title of Program HEART OF A CHAMPION WITH LAUREN THOMPSON (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 06/18/2017 11:30 AM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2017-06-10
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program HEART OF A CHAMPION WITH LAUREN THOMPSON (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
List date and time rescheduled 04/01/2017 09:30 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 2017-04-01
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 1) Response
Program Title 5 TALK STREET (KXAS 5.1 NBC AND KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Local
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: SAT @ 5:00pm, SUN @ 11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 5
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 14 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. #640 A discussion with representatives from Southlake Women's Club about the 2017 Art in the Square event. Monies raised from Art in the Square will be donated to local non-profit beneficiaries in Northeast Tarrant County that help women, children and families in need. A discussion regarding the Dallas Black Dance Theatre's 40th Anniversary and season finale recital, "Spring Celebration," at the Wyly Theatre in Dallas. A discussion with Executive Director of Susan G. Komen Greater Fort Worth about Race for the Cure. Race for the Cure is Susan G. Komen's biggest fundraiser event that raises funds for education, screenings, diagnostics, treatments and support for those with breast cancer. A discussion on Dallas Festival of Ideas. An event started three years ago by the Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture and The Dallas Morning News in commitment to help shape the future of Dallas. The festival is designated by a group of volunteers who are passionate about bringing the Dallas community together to build a more vibrant, thriving city for all of its citizens. A discussion with the Dallas Arboretum about their upcoming summer event, along with their Great Contributor to Art Award dinner honoring Graig Hall, chairman and founder of HALL Group, for his many contributions to public art. #641 A discussion about the Fort Worth Chapter of the Links, Incorporated starting a new event called the Links Jazz and Blues Fest. Being the major fundraising event, the Links Jazz and Blues Fest will benefit The Links Foundation, Incorporated for the support of the chapter's local STEM and scholarship programs, including the award-winning EMPRESS Program for young women in high school, the Links 2 Links program for middle school girls and other STEM programs for children. A discussion on Big Thought summer programs, Dallas City of Learning and Creative Solutions, in regards to sparking the imagination of every child, and help provide them a pathway to success. A discussion with the City of Richardson about the Wildflower! Arts and music Festival at Galatyn Park. A discussion about the Dallas Opportunity Job Fair with the CEO of FedEx Office and the CEO of CitySquare. The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative is the largest employer-led coalition focused on hiring young people who face systemic barriers to employment and education. #642 A discussion regarding the 31st Annual Taste of Dallas benefiting the North Texas Food Bank and the Taste of Dallas Foodie Experience: Best Bites of Big D. A discussion with representatives from two local Communities in Schools chapters about what they offer to students who suffer the homelessness, poverty, untreated mental illness and family crisis. A discussion regarding the Texas Black Invitational Rodeo presented by the African American Museum for the Juneteenth weekend Celebration. A discussion educating viewers on NF and how the Children's Tumor Foundation benefits across the nation and in Dallas. Also a discussion about an upcoming baseball tournament called END NF with NBC 5 benefiting the Children's Tumor Foundation. A discussion with the YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth about preventing drowning this summer with pool and water safety tips. #643 (2x) A discussion with Bishop T.D. Jakes about MegaFest, a multifaceted inspirational festival that offers a wide range of sessions that are germane to people from all walks of life and systems of belief. A discussion about Trinity River Vision Authority's Fort Worth's Fourth at Panther Island Pavilion for the Fourth of July celebration. A discussion with CR Smith Museum about their STEM educational programs for grades 3-8 and their upcoming exhibits: When the Earth Shakes and Big Blue Blocks. A discussion educating viewers on iUniversity Prep, an online school/virtual academy for college-bound kids in grades 5-12 managed by Grapevine-Colleyville ISD. A discussion regarding AARP fraud watch network that helps Americans 50 and up in Texas that live life to the fullest. AARP serves as a clearinghouse for information about older Americans; they also offer programs and tools that help senior citizens make the best decisions about their health and financial security. (repeats on COZI)
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? No
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I?
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673?

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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Liaison Contact

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Does the Licensee publicize the existence and location of the station's Children's Television Programming Reports (FCC 398) as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Yes
Name of children's programming liaison Brian L. Hocker
Address 4805 Amon Carter Blvd
City Fort Worth
State TX
Zip 76155
Telephone Number (817) 654-6380
Email Address brian.hocker@nbuni.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. A) The station regularly airs PSAs specifically designed for children 16 years old and under. Topics include, among other things: drug use prevention, fire safety for kids, the importance of eating healthy meals and ending gang violence. B) The station regularly airs news segments that focus on children-safety issues, medical advances, and other relevant issues. C) Station employees had direct interaction with children of the community, on behalf of the station including presentations to school groups. D) Network "Core" Programming Episodic Information -- Digital. E) Additional Network Children's Programming. F) The NBC Television Network regularly schedules PSA's targeted to children 16 and under and are broadcast by KXAS. G) NBC Network Non-Broadcast Efforts H) NBC Network On-Air Promotional Efforts. I) Note that no information is included in the Analog sections of the FORM 398. NBC5/KXAS main channel is 100% digital and there are no analog broadcasts. Main channel programming is identified in the above sections. J) Due to sports coverage, several kids programs aired outside of their normal time periods. All of these shows were made good and viewers were notified of the changes. See Section 10 for make good details. K) There was no breaking news that preempted children's shows. NOTE: For planning purposes 3Q contains 14 Saturdays and 13 Sundays.

Other Matters (12)

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Other Matters (1 of 12) Response
Program Title THE HOWDY DOODY SHOW (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 11:00AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. Howdy Doody is a 1975 series which is known to its viewers for Buffalo Bob in his cowboy attire and a cast of human characters such as Clarabell the Clown and Chief Thunderthud as well as puppets (i.e. Howdy Doody, Dilly Dally, Flub-a-Dub, etc.). Children sat on stage in the Peanut Gallery, thus making this show a forerunner of interactive programming we enjoy today. The primary value of the series is to educate and entertain elementary school-aged children. In addition, both older children and monitoring adults will find this series amusing and quite charming as Howdy Doody is a timeless character who has an interactive quality. Educationally, the series offers opportunities for parents and teachers to teach lessons related to language, character development, science, and listening skills.
Other Matters (2 of 12) Response
Program Title ARIEL & ZOEY & ELI, TOO (KXAS 53.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 9:30AM 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. Ariel & Zoey & Eli, Too (AZE2), a musical variety show that is driven by three siblings, empowers children to accomplish their goals and their dreams. AZE2 accomplishes this through interviewing people who excel in their profession and have a positive message for kids, introducing guests who perform different genres of music, and presenting musical performances by the cast members themselves. These cast musical performances show children they can write their own music and the importance of teamwork. Music on the show is produced by Emmy Award winner David Barrett. He and Brian Brill (another Emmy winner) ensure that the music is tailored for the young audience. All songs offer a positive message about life. Every episode begins with the song "Sweet Company" which sends the positive message of friendship and ends with the singing of End of Another Day which encourages the viewer to stay optimistic about tomorrow.
Other Matters (3 of 12) Response
Program Title NATURALLY, DANNY SEO (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT @10:30AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Naturally, Danny Seo is a series about seeking a healthier lifestyle by learning the science behind eating well, exercising your mind and body, and caring for our planet. Host Danny Seo I s a leading authority on eco-friendly living, and has devoted his career to the idea that caring for the environment can go hand-in-hand with enjoying time with family and friends, sharing delicious and healthy meals, while creating an environmentally friendly home. In each episode viewers are introduced to inspiring ideas from fun and healthy recipes, to easy and sustainable crafts. Viewers will learn how to embrace a natural lifestyle, easily and beautifully, along with quick tips on green living.
Other Matters (4 of 12) Response
Program Title JOURNEY WITH DYLAN DRYER (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT @10:00AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Journey with Dylan Dreyer is a wondrous celebration of nature. Hosted by meteorologist Dylan Dreyer, this series features breathtaking cinematography that will bring viewers up-close and personal with creatures big and small, from the black bears of Montana to polar bears in the Arctic. Audiences will have a unique platform to see animals living in their natural habitat, and will learn about the circle of life along the way. Journey with Dylan Dreyer also explores natural wonders of the world, including the migration of 1.5 million animals traveling over 500 miles across the Serengeti in Tanzania and Kenya. Viewers will uncover these amazing facts of nature, and learn why it's so important to protect Earth's natural resources and all its inhabitants.
Other Matters (5 of 12) Response
Program Title VEGGIE TALES (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 10:30AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. VeggieTales is a children' series featuring animated vegetables who teach life lessons through stories, Hosted by Bob the Tomato and Larry the Cucumber, each episode begins by establishing the problem, uses short stories to parallel the situation with a problem and solution, and ends by reiterating the proposed solution and the life lesson learned through the experience. The show communicates social-emotional messages based upon the core values of honesty, kindness, forgiveness, and appreciation for all, using music, unusual characters, and allegorical storylines.
Other Matters (6 of 12) Response
Program Title AQUA KIDS (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 10:00AM 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. Aqua Kids provides a unique vehicle for young people to learn about the diversity of marine animals around the world, emphasizing the importance of preserving fragile aquatic habitats and encouraging children to take an active role in protecting the future of their community and the world. The program provides a window into the management and preservation of unique habitats and species through the eyes of kids and their hands-on collaboration with science researchers and educators.
Other Matters (7 of 12) Response
Program Title THE HOWDY DOODY SHOW (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 11:30AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. Howdy Doody is a 1975 series which is known to its viewers for Buffalo Bob in his cowboy attire and a cast of human characters such as Clarabell the Clown and Chief Thunderthud as well as puppets (i.e. Howdy Doody, Dilly Dally, Flub-a-Dub, etc.). Children sat on stage in the Peanut Gallery, thus making this show a forerunner of interactive programming we enjoy today. The primary value of the series is to educate and entertain elementary school-aged children. In addition, both older children and monitoring adults will find this series amusing and quite charming as Howdy Doody is a timeless character who has an interactive quality. Educationally, the series offers opportunities for parents and teachers to teach lessons related to language, character development, science, and listening skills.
Other Matters (8 of 12) Response
Program Title GIVE (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT @11:00AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Give introduces viewers to the world of philanthropy through the stories of small charities making a big impact. The series features Jenna Bush Hager, actor Blair Underwood, and other passionate celebrity philanthropists from film and television, music, sports, or business who are all on a mission to inspire others to do good. In each episode one of these celebrity ambassadors visits two charities that are dedicated to inspiring change in their communities. We'll discover what makes these charities effective, learn what each needs to make an even bigger impact, and surprise them with a gift to help continue their good work. Audiences will meet the inspiring individuals and volunteers behind each organization to see how they do their part to make the world a better place, learning compassion and the value of giving back along the way.
Other Matters (9 of 12) Response
Program Title THE VOYAGER WITH JOSH GARCIA (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Voyager with Josh Garcia takes viewers on an exciting and immersive journey around the globe with world traveler and host, Josh Garcia. Each episode gives audiences access tot he world's most incredible destinations as Josh seeks out the truly authentic experiences one can only find when shown by a knowledgeable and passionate guide. In each episode, Josh learns how to prepare an authentic, regional meal, visits a local artisan to learn about their trade and craft, and samples the culture while learning about the heritage of the region's population, showing viewers what is so unique about each city he visits. The Voyager with Josh Garcia brings viewers on an enthralling adventure to explore the people and cultures that make our world so breathtaking.
Other Matters (10 of 12) Response
Program Title STEAL THE SHOW (KXAS 5.2 COZI TV)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 9:00AM 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. Steal the Show provides CORE programming in the areas music, music composition, the music recording process and musical instruments. Ariel, Zoey and Eli Engelbert of the EI program Ariel & Zoey & Eli, Too work to write and record an album with Grammy Winner Jim Peterik. All aspect of the process are covered - 1) Creating the melody, 2) writing the lyric, 3) creating harmonies, 4) developing instrumentals and 5) recording the song in th studio. With schools across the country cutting funding to music related programs, Steal the Show fills an important void. Students will be empowered with the knowledge and skills they will broaden and hone as they follow Ariel, Zoey and Eli on their journey with one of the most prominent songwriters of the past 20 years.
Other Matters (11 of 12) Response
Program Title WILDERNESS VET (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN @ 10:30AM 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. Wilderness Vet follows veterinarian Dr. Michelle Oakley, and features compelling stories from one of the most rugged areas on the planet, the Yukon. Dr. Oakley travels to homes, farms, and wildlife preserves across the Yukon to help animals in need, while balancing life at her home clinic. Providing a glimpse into a fascinating career choice, Wilderness Vet while show viewers the hard work and dedication involved in the rescue and rehabilitation of animals, while imparting tips to help keep all furry friends healthy.
Other Matters (12 of 12) Response
Program Title HEART OF A CHAMPION WITH LAUREN THOMPSON (KXAS 5.1 NBC)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT @11:30AM CT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Heart of a Champion with Lauren Thompson features the powerful and inspiring stories that exemplify what it really means to be a true champion. Hosted by Lauren Thompson, the series introduces viewers to people who have overcome obstacles while leading transcendent moments from the world of sports. From beating the odds to play the game they love, to giving back to the communities that supported them, the featured athletes share their own stories and personal triumphs. Viewers learn the value of good sportsmanship, and the dedication it takes to excel at the highest level. Win or lose, Heart of a Champion with Lauren Thompson proves that a champion is not only defined by their speed, strength, and agility, but by their grit, resiliency, and heart.

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I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Brian Hocker

VP/Programming


07/07/2017

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