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

FRN:
0026907345
File Number:
0000050064
Submit Date:
04/05/2018
Call Sign:
KAZD
Facility ID:
17433
City:
LAKE DALLAS
State:
TX
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/05/2018
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2018

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? No

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

HC2 NETWORK INC.

WILLIAM R. ZEMA, JR.

450 PARK AVENUE

30TH FLOOR

NEW YORK, NY 10022

United States

+1 (703) 853-5914

BZEMA@HC2BROADCASTING.COM

Company

Contact Representatives (1)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

TREY HANBURY

PARTNER

HOGAN LOVELLS US LLP

555 THIRTEENTH STREET, NW

Washington, DC 20004

United States

+1 (703) 637-5600

TREY.HANBURY@HOGANLOVELLS.COM

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network Azteca America
Nielsen DMA Dallas-Ft. Worth
Web Home Page Address www.aztecaamerica.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 840.0
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: 18.5
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(13)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 13) Response
Program Title Wild Wonders (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays 7:30am to 8:00am and Sundays 8:30 to 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 25
Total times aired 25
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 half-hour series that explores all types of wild animals and their habitats and includes interviews with people that care of them. "Wild wonders" is a series intended to educate and inform viewers about all life in the animal kingdom.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 13) Response
Program Title V-Star Kids (55.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays and Tuesdays 7:30-8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 2 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. is a non-animated series for children to explore their talents in singing, dancing and performance. This show encourages young children to explore their talents at the early age
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 13) Response
Program Title Animals World (55.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays 7:30-8am
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 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In this show kids discover the life, activities, stringing, many types of kinds of animals in the earth.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 13) Response
Program Title Real Life 101 (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 09:30am - 10:00am
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 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Real Life 101 introduces you to real people doing real jobs. From doctors, lawyers and veterinarians to career counselors, drug counselors, Lipizzaner stallion trainers and special effects wizards, Real Life 101 takes you "on the job" so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 13) Response
Program Title Your Story Hour (55.7)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays to Fridays 5:30pm to 6:00pm and Sundays 1 to 2:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 89
Total times aired 89
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. We believe that children are a valuable and precious component of families, communities and nations. In today's world, right role models portraying beneficial decision making strategies are at scarce. Kids can be inspired to make sound choices by exposure to dramatized stories evidencing the positive results of developing characters such as honesty, integrity courage and faith. Your story hour exists to provide children with this exposure.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 13) Response
Program Title The He Tre (Young Generation) (55.5)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday- Sunday 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 90
Total times aired 90
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 2 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The He Tre (Young Generation)programming series engages children in learning the Vietnamese language and culture through songs abd short plays, similar to Sesame Street. The upbeat music helps children understand and pronounce Vietnamese words with a teacher who guides them through each program's lesson, using verbal rhymes and rhythm. At each Vietnamese holiday, children also learn history and background of the special cultural occasion through holiday songs, colorful costumes and dances.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 13) Response
Program Title Awesome adventures (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 8:00am - 8:30am and Tuesdays 7 to 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 38
Total times aired 38
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 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This weekly travel series takes young people on incredible journeys around the world -- without having to leave the comfort of a living room couch. The team of teenage correspondents visits locations in the United States and abroad to exhibit the beauty of nature and the people who inhabit each destination. Whether it's snowboarding down the Alps, visiting a Costa Rican rain forest, or taking a walking tour of Old San Juan in Puerto Rico, "Awesome Adventures" provides visual experiences of varied activities. But the show isn't just about having fun, it also seeks to educate its viewers.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 13) Response
Program Title Animal Science (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 09:00am - 09:30am and Tuesdays 7:30 to 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 38
Total times aired 38
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 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animals are a popular subject of TV shows, including shows that take a look at the behavior of the creatures. "Animal Science" goes a step further than that by examining the science behind the behaviors, which explains how and why an animal is able to excel in its environment. The half-hour program uses information from researchers, animations and graphics to help viewers better understand the creatures and their actions.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 13) Response
Program Title Walking Wild (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays 7:00am to 7:30am and Saturdays 8:30-9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Walking Wonders at the San Diego Zoo is a weekly half-hour series that explores all types of wild animals. E/I (13-16)
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 13) Response
Program Title Think Big (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays 7:30 to 8:00am
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. 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.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 13) Response
Program Title Super Libro (55.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat & Sun 7:00am - 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 75
Total times aired 75
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 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This animated children's series transports two curious children and their robot, who, after accidentally discovering an antique book with magical power, find themselves caught up in adventure after adventure. In each episode, they are transported back in time, right in the middle of ancient, biblical stories. Children of all ages enjoy experiencing first-hand their favorite Bible adventures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 13) Response
Program Title Missing (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays 7:00am to 7:30am
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. "Missing" is a nationally-syndicated weekly television series featuring actual cases of missing persons, both children and adults, from across North America. Working with local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, and missing persons organizations such as The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, our goal is to provide viewers with vital facts about missing individuals and to increase public awareness.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 13) Response
Program Title Family Entertainment (Animated stoires from the bible) 55.7
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays to Fridays 5:00 to 5:30pm and Sundays 12 to 1pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 89
Total times aired 89
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Cartoons of various bible stories in Spanish. All are design to teach children good habits and to learn story. The cartoon teaches children the value of good habits, honesty, caring and good characters through cartoons and discussion.
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 William R. Zema, Jr.
Address 450 PARK AVENUE, 30TH FLOOR
City NEW YORK
State NY
Zip 75202
Telephone Number (703) 853-5914
Email Address bzema@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.

Other Matters (11)

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Other Matters (1 of 11) Response
Program Title Your Story Hour (55.7)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays to Fridays 5:30pm to 6:00pm and Sundays 1 to 2pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 90
Length of Program 30 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. We believe that children are a valuable and precious component of families, communities and nations. In today's world, right role models portraying beneficial decision making strategies are at scarce. Kids can be inspired to make sound choices by exposure to dramatized stories evidencing the positive results of developing characters such as honesty, integrity courage and faith. Your story hour exists to provide children with this exposure.
Other Matters (2 of 11) Response
Program Title Super Libro (55.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat & Sun 7:00am-8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 75
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This fun program shows the audience how young children use their skills to learn and compete in a contest full of adventures with other children, and some pirates too.
Other Matters (3 of 11) Response
Program Title The He Tre( Young Generation) (55.5)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday- Sunday 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 91
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The He Tre (Young Generation)programming series engages children in learning the Vietnamese language and culture through songs abd short plays, similar to Sesame Street. The upbeat music helps children understand and pronounce Vietnamese words with a teacher who guides them through each program's lesson, using verbal rhymes and rhythm. At each Vietnamese holiday, children also learn history and background of the special cultural occasion through holiday songs, colorful costumes and dances.
Other Matters (4 of 11) Response
Program Title Awesome Adventures (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 8:00am - 8:30am and Tuesdays 7 to 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This weekly travel series takes young people on incredible journeys around the world -- without having to leave the comfort of a living room couch. The team of teenage correspondents visits locations in the United States and abroad to exhibit the beauty of nature and the people who inhabit each destination. Whether it's snowboarding down the Alps, visiting a Costa Rican rain forest, or taking a walking tour of Old San Juan in Puerto Rico, "Awesome Adventures" provides visual experiences of varied activities. But the show isn't just about having fun, it also seeks to educate its viewers
Other Matters (5 of 11) Response
Program Title Walking Wild (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays 7:00am to 7:30am and Saturdays 8:30 to 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Walking Wonders at the San Diego Zoo is a weekly half-hour series that explores all types of wild animals.
Other Matters (6 of 11) Response
Program Title V-Star Kids (55.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays and Tuesdays 7:30am to 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. is a non-animated series for children to explore their talents in singing, dancing and performance. This show encourages young children to explore their talents at the early age
Other Matters (7 of 11) Response
Program Title Animal Science (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 09:00am - 09:30am and Tuesdays 7:30 to 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animals are a popular subject of TV shows, including shows that take a look at the behavior of the creatures. "Animal Science" goes a step further than that by examining the science behind the behaviors, which explains how and why an animal is able to excel in its environment. The half-hour program uses information from researchers, animations and graphics to help viewers better understand the creatures and their actions.
Other Matters (8 of 11) Response
Program Title Family Entertainment (Animated stories from the bible) (55.7)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays to Fridays 5:00pm to 5:30pm and Sundays 12 to 1:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 90
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Cartoons of various bible stories in Spanish. All are design to teach children good habits and to learn story. The cartoon teaches children the value of good habits, honesty, caring and good characters through cartoons and discussion.
Other Matters (9 of 11) Response
Program Title Missing (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays 7:00am to 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Missing is a weekly half-hour series focusing on attention on the plight of missing children and child safety.
Other Matters (10 of 11) Response
Program Title Animals World (55.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays 7:30 - 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 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. In this show, Kids can discover the life, activities, stringing, many types of kinds of animals in the earth.
Other Matters (11 of 11) Response
Program Title Real Life 101 (55.6)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 09:30am - 10:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Real Life 101 introduces you to real people doing real jobs. From doctors, lawyers and veterinarians to career counselors, drug counselors, Lipizzaner stallion trainers and special effects wizards, Real Life 101 takes you "on the job" so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do.

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.

William R. Zema , Jr. .

Director of Compliance


04/05/2018

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