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

FRN:
0009961889
File Number:
0000032815
Submit Date:
10/10/2017
Call Sign:
KGPE
Facility ID:
56034
City:
FRESNO
State:
CA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/10/2017
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third 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 (1)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Elizabeth Ryder

General Counsel

Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.

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 CBS
Nielsen DMA Fresno-Visalia
Web Home Page Address WWW.YOURCENTRALVALLEY.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 336.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 6.46
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(18)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 18) Response
Program Title WILD WONDERS (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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 is a weekly half hour reality series allowing teen viewers to become familiar with various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo The series focuses on various critters and examines their differences
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 18) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MON 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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 showcase spectacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom All stories are authentic and contain actual video of rescues It contains safety tips and real life in the field experiences of professional and ordinary people taking care of treating and helping various animals
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 18) Response
Program Title INSPECTORS(34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Litton's first scripted series depicting government intrigue and a teenage coming of age story from two unique perspectives - life as a United States Postal Inspector and life seen through the eyes of a young man living with paralysis who is determined to follow in his late father's footsteps and become a Postal Inspector. Each week will feature case stories from the U.S.P.I.S., as well as important social issues and valuable life lessons.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 18) Response
Program Title MISSING (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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 profiles the cases of missing children and adults and offers internet safety tips and an instructional message from 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 (5 of 18) Response
Program Title LUCKY DOG (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 7:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal trainer Brandon McMillan operates a training facility known as the Lucky Dog Ranch, where his mission is to rescue hard-to-love and untrained dogs and find them homes. The show focuses on exercising responsibility and on developing a sense of appreciation for life and animals. Life lessons are an integral part of the overarching theme of rescuing these animals from death and providing a second chance for life. Following McMillan's investigations into how to retrain these animals to make them welcome members in the homes of families is both educational and inspirational - encouraging this demographic to become sensitive to our own and others' behavior and teaching how we as individuals can make a difference. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 18) Response
Program Title DRAGONFLY (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WEDNESDAY 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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 highlights children doing projects with real hands on experience and demonstrates practical applications of mathematics and science It introduces young viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills while providing valuable information to reach answers Each episode is engaging entertaining and educational in structure allowing children to investigate science on their own
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 18) Response
Program Title BIZ KIDS (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUESDAY 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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 an educational television show that teaches financial education and entrepreneurship to a preteen audience It uses sketch comedy and young actors to explain basic economic concepts Its motto is Where kids teach kids about money and business
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 18) Response
Program Title DR. CHRIS PET VET (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Chronicling the adventures of Dr. Chris Brown, DR. CHRIS PET VET allows viewers unique insight into the life of one of the world's busiest vets and the animals that he treats. For those animals that require specialist services, Dr. Chris calls on his good friend and colleague Dr. Lisa Chimes, who works at a small animal specialist hospital. The show usually consists of three segments, following the doctor as he treats various animals that are in trouble and offering the viewer opportunities to understand the challenges a veterinarian daily faces. The series focuses on how the doctor investigates the individual problem and tries to develop solutions that on the surface would seem confounding to the viewer. As such the show not only offers a view into careers in and responsibility for taking care of pets, but also into problem solving strategies and behaviors. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 18) Response
Program Title MISSING (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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 profiles the cases of missing children and adults and offers internet safety tips and an instructional message from 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 (10 of 18) Response
Program Title BETTER PLANET (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. Explores the importance of learning about our environment and ways to improve the quality of life for everyone in the world
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 18) Response
Program Title BETTER PLANET (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. Explores the importance of learning about our environment and ways to improve the quality of life for everyone in the world
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 18) Response
Program Title HENRY FORD'S INNOVATION NATION (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Henry Ford's INNOVATION NATION, hosted by Mo Rocca, features the celebration of the inventor's spirit - from historic scientific pioneers throughout past centuries to the forward-looking visionaries of today. Each episode tells the dramatic stories behind the world's greatest inventions, and the perseverance, passion and price required to bring them to life. The program includes segments focusing on 'what if it never happened' and 'the innovation by accident,' and has a strong focus on 'junior geniuses' who are changing the face of technology. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 18) Response
Program Title OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR CHRIS is hosted by renowned veterinarian Dr Chris Brown who also hosts DR CHRIS PET VET Complimenting Dr Chris dedication to animal care and environmental stewardship he embarks on an extraordinary journey around the globe introducing young people to exhilarating experiences from hiking in the heart of a volcano to swimming with humpback whales Each episode will feature Dr Chris in a culturally diverse destination where he will uncover the best kept secret of the region Whether hes exploring the history of the Chilean capital or coming face to face with a live volcano in Vanuatu THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR CHRIS is the viewers passport to a rare educational adventure
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 18) Response
Program Title THINK BIG (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled THURSDAY 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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 features top kid inventors who face off against each other in an Invent Off to see who can come up with the most innovative and creative invention Each episode is set in the Think Tank a studio filled top to bottom with art supplies and construction materials Two teams each led by a Featured Inventor brainstorm choose materials and then sketch design and build their idea Once completed the competing inventions are presented to a judge The best invention wins bragging rights and the coveted Genius Cup In Think Big kids acquire and showcase their skills in creativity science innovation marketing design and teamwork May the brightest mind win Think Big is a kid hosted entertaining series for young people following the worlds most innovative kids as they create and invent new toys games learning tools websites and new modes of transportation Some even start their own companies
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG TALES (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAY 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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 is an educational informational series showcasing all aspects of the canine world The series which is appropriate for family viewing and children ages 13 16 in particular offering useful information on all kinds of dogs and the people who love them The program also instructs young viewers on the proper care of pets and provides safety health and training tips that are useful for all kinds of dogs In addition to showcasing skilled and compassionate individuals helping dogs and dogs assisting people the program emphasizes responsible pet ownership compassion for all living creatures and promotes strong personal and community values all in a manner that is as entertaining as it is informative
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 18) Response
Program Title AMERICA'S HEARTLAND (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAY 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. Americas Heartland feature everyday Americans and their families telling fascinating stories across Americas heartland From learning how to make maple syrup to riding with teenage ranchers this series explores the various ways of life in the current United States while showcasing the diversity of how people live and work Each episode visits several locations and introduces teen viewers to ordinary Americans who sometimes have extraordinary occupations The series also highlights the history of different regions of the country while providing important facts about each place visited
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 18) Response
Program Title WALKING WILD (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. Walking Wild is a weekly half hour reality series showcasing various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo The series focuses on the dedicated people who look after these spectacular critters
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 18) Response
Program Title HIDDEN HEROES (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 14
Total times aired 14
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. A heartwarming and humorous hidden camera, reality show shinning a bright light on everyday people who are willing to help a total stranger, despite considerable obstacles and differences.
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 TERESA ALVARADO
Address 5035 E. MCKINLEY AVE.
City FRESNO
State CA
Zip 93727
Telephone Number (559) 222-2411
Email Address TALVARADO@KSEE.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 (18)

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Other Matters (1 of 18) Response
Program Title BETTER PLANET (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 7:30AM
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. Explores the importance of learning about our environment and ways to improve the quality of life for everyone in the world
Other Matters (2 of 18) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MON 7AM
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. Animal Rescue showcase spectacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom All stories are authentic and contain actual video of rescues It contains safety tips and real life in the field experiences of professional and ordinary people taking care of treating and helping various animals
Other Matters (3 of 18) Response
Program Title WALKING WILD (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:30AM
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. Walking Wild is a weekly half hour reality series showcasing various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo The series focuses on the dedicated people who look after these spectacular critters
Other Matters (4 of 18) Response
Program Title THE INSPECTORS (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:30AM
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. THE INSPECTORS is a scripted dramatic series inspired by compelling real-life cases handled by the United States Postal Inspection Service. In the series Preston Wainwright a determined teenage boy who is thriving after being paralyzed in a car accident works as an intern at the U.S. Postal Inspectors lab assisting his U.S. Postal Inspector mom Amanda in solving crimes that deal with everything from internet scams identity and mail theft to consumer fraud. The program strives to educate young people about making the right choices in their daily lives encourages open communication between teens and parents and includes positive messaging regarding living with disabilities overcoming challenges beating the odds and the power of perseverance. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commissions rules.
Other Matters (5 of 18) Response
Program Title MISSING (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 9:30AM
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. Missing profiles the cases of missing children and adults and offers internet safety tips and an instructional message from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Other Matters (6 of 18) Response
Program Title BIZ KIDS (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled TUESDAY 7AM
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. Biz kid is an educational television show that teaches financial education and entrepreneurship to a preteen audience It uses sketch comedy and young actors to explain basic economic concepts 1 Its motto is Where kids teach kids about money and business
Other Matters (7 of 18) Response
Program Title MISSING ( 34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAYS 7AM
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. Missing profiles the cases of missing children and adults and offers internet safety tips and an instructional message from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Other Matters (8 of 18) Response
Program Title DOG TALES (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled FRIDAY 7AM
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. Dog Tales is an educational informational series showcasing all aspects of the canine world The series which is appropriate for family viewing and children ages 13 16 in particular offering useful information on all kinds of dogs and the people who love them The program also instructs young viewers on the proper care of pets and provides safety health and training tips that are useful for all kinds of dogs In addition to showcasing skilled and compassionate individuals helping dogs and dogs assisting people the program emphasizes responsible pet ownership compassion for all living creatures and promotes strong personal and community values all in a manner that is as entertaining as it is informative
Other Matters (9 of 18) Response
Program Title HENRY FORD'S INNOVATION NATION (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:00AM
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. The Henry Fords INNOVATION NATION hosted by Mo Rocca features the celebration of the inventors spirit - from historic scientific pioneers throughout past centuries to the forward-looking visionaries of today. Each episode tells the dramatic stories behind the worlds greatest inventions, and the perseverance, passion and price required to bring them to life. The program includes segments focusing on what if it never happened and the innovation by accident, and has a strong focus on junior geniuses who are changing the face of technology. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commissions rules.
Other Matters (10 of 18) Response
Program Title BETTER PLANET (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:00AM
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. Explores the importance of learning about our environment and ways to improve the quality of life for everyone in the world
Other Matters (11 of 18) Response
Program Title THINK BIG (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled THURSDAY 7AM
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. Think Big features top kid inventors who face off against each other in an Invent Off to see who can come up with the most innovative and creative invention Each episode is set in the Think Tank a studio filled top to bottom with art supplies and construction materials Two teams each led by a Featured Inventor brainstorm choose materials and then sketch design and build their idea Once completed the competing inventions are presented to a judge The best invention wins bragging rights and the coveted Genius Cup In Think Big kids acquire and showcase their skills in creativity science innovation marketing design and teamwork May the brightest mind win Think Big is a kid hosted entertaining series for young people following the worlds most innovative kids as they create and invent new toys games learning tools websites and new modes of transportation Some even start their own companies
Other Matters (12 of 18) Response
Program Title DRAGONFLY TV (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled WED 7AM
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. Dragonfly TV highlights children doing projects with real hands on experience and demonstrates practical applications of mathematics and science It introduces young viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills while providing valuable information to reach answers Each episode is engaging entertaining and educational in structure allowing children to investigate science on their own
Other Matters (13 of 18) Response
Program Title WILD WONDERS (34.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9:00AM
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. Wild Wonders is a weekly half hour reality series allowing teen viewers to become familiar with various wild animals at the world famous San Diego Zoo The series focuses on various critters and examines their differences
Other Matters (14 of 18) Response
Program Title AMERICA'S HEARTLAND (34.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUNDAY 7AM
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. Americas Heartland feature everyday Americans and their families telling fascinating stories across Americas heartland From learning how to make maple syrup to riding with teenage ranchers this series explores the various ways of life in the current United States while showcasing the diversity of how people live and work Each episode visits several locations and introduces teen viewers to ordinary Americans who sometimes have extraordinary occupations The series also highlights the history of different regions of the country while providing important facts about each place visited
Other Matters (15 of 18) Response
Program Title LUCKY DOG (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 7:00AM
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. Animal trainer Brandon McMillan operates a training facility known as the Lucky Dog Ranch, where his mission is to rescue hard-to-love and untrained dogs and find them homes. The show focuses on exercising responsibility and on developing a sense of appreciation for life and animals. Life lessons are an integral part of the overarching theme of rescuing these animals from death and providing a second chance for life. Following McMillan's investigations into how to retrain these animals to make them welcome members in the homes of families is both educational and inspirational - encouraging this demographic to become sensitive to our own and others' behavior and teaching how we as individuals can make a difference. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (16 of 18) Response
Program Title DR. CHRIS PET VET (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 7:30AM
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. Chronicling the adventures of Dr. Chris Brown, DR. CHRIS PET VET allows viewers unique insight into the life of one of the world's busiest vets and the animals that he treats. For those animals that require specialist services, Dr. Chris calls on his good friend and colleague Dr. Lisa Chimes, who works at a small animal specialist hospital. The show usually consists of three segments, following the doctor as he treats various animals that are in trouble and offering the viewer opportunities to understand the challenges a veterinarian daily faces. The series focuses on how the doctor investigates the individual problem and tries to develop solutions that on the surface would seem confounding to the viewer. As such the show not only offers a view into careers in and responsibility for taking care of pets, but also into problem solving strategies and behaviors. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children, has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commission's rules.
Other Matters (17 of 18) Response
Program Title HIDDEN HEROES (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9:00AM
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. This program offers teens an opportunity to view everyday people regardless of age sex occupation or education stepping forward and acting in a socially responsible and moral fashion when faced with crises and moral dilemmas. In a candid camera type format individuals are placed in situations that cause them to demonstrate acts of kindness and generosity stand up for diversity shield others from bullies and embrace friendships. In addition the program includes segments that focus on overcoming ones fears as well as rewarding individuals for their unselfish kindness and community service. The program seeks to encourage young viewers to increase their sensitivity and awareness in order to refine their own moral compass. This program is specifically designed to further the educational and informational needs of children has educating and informing children as a significant purpose, and otherwise meets the definition of Core Programming as specified in the Commissions rules.
Other Matters (18 of 18) Response
Program Title THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR. CHRIS (34.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9:30AM
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. THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR CHRIS is hosted by renowned veterinarian Dr Chris Brown who also hosts DR CHRIS PET VET Complimenting Dr Chris dedication to animal care and environmental stewardship he embarks on an extraordinary journey around the globe introducing young people to exhilarating experiences from hiking in the heart of a volcano to swimming with humpback whales Each episode will feature Dr Chris in a culturally diverse destination where he will uncover the best kept secret of the region Whether hes exploring the history of the Chilean capital or coming face to face with a live volcano in Vanuatu THE OPEN ROAD WITH DR CHRIS is the viewers passport to a rare educational adventure

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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.

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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.

TERESA ALVARADO , MS .

RECEPTIONIST/PROGRAMMING


10/10/2017

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