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

FRN:
0001594233
File Number:
0000067334
Submit Date:
01/29/2019
Call Sign:
KVVU-TV
Facility ID:
35870
City:
HENDERSON
State:
NV
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report Amendment
Status:
Superceded
Status Date:
01/31/2019
Filing Status:
Inactive



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2018

General Information

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

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

KVVU BROADCASTING CORPORATION

Joshua Pila

1716 LOCUST STREET

DES MOINES, IA 50309

United States

+1 (515) 284-3000

RegAffairs@meredith.com

Company

Contact Representatives (1)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Henry Wendel

Cooley LLP

Henry Wendel

1299 Pennsylvania Ave., NW

Suite 700

Washington, DC 20004

United States

+1 (202) 776-2943

hwendel@cooley.com

Legal Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network 5.1 FOX, 5.2 Bounce TV, 5.3 Escape TV
Nielsen DMA Las Vegas
Web Home Page Address www.kvvu.com

Digital Core Programming

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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 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: 6.0
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(20)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 20) Response
Program Title Wild Wonders (5.3) (10/06/18 to 12/29/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00am - 9:30am
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. 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 20) Response
Program Title Better Planet (A) (5.3) (10/06/18 to 12/29/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 7:30am - 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. Better Planet 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 (3 of 20) Response
Program Title Game Changers (5.2) (10/06/18 to 12/29/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 7:30am - 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. Game Changers hosted by Kevin Frazier, takes viewers behind the scenes with professional athletes who use their public image to make positive changes in the lives of people in need. Young reporters seek their stories from the field, and bring back journalistic gold to the Game Changers studios to culminate in reflection and insight from the host. Whether on or off the field, Game Changers takes an inspirational and educational look at how sports positively impact individuals and the communities they serve.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 20) Response
Program Title Xploration DIY Sci (5.1) (10/05/18 to 12/28/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday, 12:30pm-1:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 5
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 5
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 5
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. Host Steve Spangler, Ellen show regular, shows viewers how to conduct amazing science experiments in their own homes. Steve explores a different science concept each episode, using everyday items for his experiments - proving that anyone can be a scientist.
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 Xploration DIY Sci
List date and time rescheduled 12/15/2018 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 2018-12-14
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration DIY Sci
List date and time rescheduled 10/13/2018 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 2018-10-12
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration DIY Sci
List date and time rescheduled 12/29/2018 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 2018-12-28
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration DIY Sci
List date and time rescheduled 12/22/2018 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 2018-12-21
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Other

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program Xploration DIY Sci
List date and time rescheduled 11/25/2018 03:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2018-11-23
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (5 of 20) Response
Program Title Missing (A) (5.3) (10/06/18 to 12/29/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 7:00am - 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 reality series featuring actual cases of missing adults and juveniles from across the United States. Assisted by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, as well as The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, each episode includes interviews with family, friends and investigators involved with the case. Viewers are provided with missing individual's last known whereabouts and provided with all the relevant facts to increase public awareness in hopes of locating the missing person.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 20) Response
Program Title Game Changers (5.2) (10/07/18 to 12/30/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7:30am 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. Game Changers hosted by Kevin Frazier, takes viewers behind the scenes with professional athletes who use their public image to make positive changes in the lives of people in need. Young reporters seek their stories from the field, and bring back journalistic gold to the Game Changers studios to culminate in reflection and insight from the host. Whether on or off the field, Game Changers takes an inspirational and educational look at how sports positively impact individuals and the communities they serve.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 20) Response
Program Title Xploration Awesome Planet (5.1) (10/02/18 to 12/25/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesdays, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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. Host Philippe Cousteau explores the causes of volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis along wth other natural parks such as Yellowstone National Park. This show also looks at planet Earth as one giant ecosystem and examines the inter-dependency of all living things.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 20) Response
Program Title Xploration Outer Space (5.1) (10/04/18 to 12/27/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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. Host Emily Calendrelli explores the next great travel destination: Outer Space. Emily visits several companies that are planning to send tourists into space over the next few years. She meets with scientists to discuss the creation, composition and history of the earth's nearest neighbor: The Moon.
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 Xploration Outer Space
List date and time rescheduled 11/25/2018 02:30 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2018-11-22
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (9 of 20) Response
Program Title Game Changers (5.2) (10/07/18 to 12/30/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7:00am - 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. Game Changers hosted by Kevin Frazier, takes viewers behind the scenes with professional athletes who use their public image to make positive changes in the lives of people in need. Young reporters seek their stories from the field, and bring back journalistic gold to the Game Changers studios to culminate in reflection and insight from the host. Whether on or off the field, Game Changers takes an inspirational and educational look at how sports positively impact individuals and the communities they serve.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 20) Response
Program Title Vacation Creation (5.2) (10/06/18 to 11/10/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:30am to 9:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 6
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. On each episode of Vacation Creation with Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko, our hosts Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko guide one deserving family on amazing adventures as they experience a new destination together on their family vacation.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 20) Response
Program Title Xploration Weird But True (5.1) (10/05/18 to 12/28/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday, 12:00pm to 12:30pm
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. Join hosts Charlie and Kirby Engleman as these siblings and science-lovers explore the fun and curious ways our world works in. Weird by True! From searching for space rocks in Arizona, to diving with sharks in the Florida Keys to meeting some seriously cool dogs in Alaska-no topic is off limits for this adventurous pair!
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 Xploration Weird But True (5.1)
List date and time rescheduled 11/25/2018 03:00 PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted 2018-11-23
Episode #
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (12 of 20) Response
Program Title /Xploration Earth 2050 (5.1) (10/03/18 to 12/26/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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. Scientists and engineers realize that Mother Nature is the world's most talented designer. Host Joe Penna explores every aspect of the earth from manta rays, astronauts, factory workers to creating the foods of the future and samples everything from test tube beef to edible insects.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 20) Response
Program Title Vacation Creation (5.2) (10/06/18 to 11/10/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:00am to 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 6
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. On each episode of Vacation Creation with Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko, our hosts Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko guide one deserving family on amazing adventures as they experience a new destination together on their family vacation.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 20) Response
Program Title Better Planet (B) (5.3) (10/06/18 to 12/29/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:00am - 8:30am
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. Better Planet 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 (15 of 20) Response
Program Title Walking Wild (5.3) (10/06/18 to 12/29/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:30am - 9:00am
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. 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 (16 of 20) Response
Program Title Missing (B) (5.3) (10/06/18 to 12/29/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30am - 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 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 reality series featuring actual cases of missing adults and juveniles from across the United States. Assisted by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, as well as The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, each episode includes interviews with family, friends and investigators involved with the case. Viewers are provided with missing individual's last known whereabouts and provided with all the relevant facts to increase public awareness in hopes of locating the missing person.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 20) Response
Program Title Xploration Nature Knows Best (5.1) (10/01/18 to 12/31/2018)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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. For 4.5 billion years, nature has been perfecting life on earth in every shape, size and environment. In this fascinating new STEM series, host Dannie Washington looks at the fun and clever ways scientists, engineers and innovators are copying plants, animals and more to create some of the world's most amazing advancements!
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 20) Response
Program Title Game Changer (5.2) (11/17/18 to 12/29)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:00am to 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
Total times aired 7
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. Game Changers hosted by Kevin Frazier, takes viewers behind the scenes with professional athletes who use their public image to make positive changes in the lives of people in need. Young reporters seek their stories from the field, and bring back journalistic gold to the Game Changers studios to culminate in reflection and insight from the host. Whether on or off the field, Game Changers takes an inspirational and educational look at how sports positively impact individuals and the communities they serve.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 20) Response
Program Title Game Changer (5.2) (11/17/18 to 12/29)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 8:30am to 9:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
Total times aired 7
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. Game Changers hosted by Kevin Frazier, takes viewers behind the scenes with professional athletes who use their public image to make positive changes in the lives of people in need. Young reporters seek their stories from the field, and bring back journalistic gold to the Game Changers studios to culminate in reflection and insight from the host. Whether on or off the field, Game Changers takes an inspirational and educational look at how sports positively impact individuals and the communities they serve.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 20) Response
Program Title Game Changers (5.2) (10/06/18 to 12/29/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 7:00am - 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. Game Changers hosted by Kevin Frazier, takes viewers behind the scenes with professional athletes who use their public image to make positive changes in the lives of people in need. Young reporters seek their stories from the field, and bring back journalistic gold to the Game Changers studios to culminate in reflection and insight from the host. Whether on or off the field, Game Changers takes an inspirational and educational look at how sports positively impact individuals and the communities they serve.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 1) Response
Program Title Xploration: Nature Know Best (5.1) (12/22/18 to 12/29/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Saturdays, 9:30am - 10:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 2
Number of Preemptions 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. For 4.5 billion years, nature has been perfecting life on earth in every shape, size and environment. In this fascinating new STEM series, host Danni Washington looks at the fun and clever ways scientists, engineers and innovators are copying plants, animals and more to create some of the world's most amazing advancements!
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
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? Yes

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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 Rose Burbach
Address 25 TV5 Drive
City Henderson
State NV
Zip 89014
Telephone Number (702) 436-8217
Email Address Rose.Burbach@kvvu.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. After due review of internal station records and documentation provided to us by program suppliers, the licensee hereby certifies that the station fully complied with the FCC's commercial limits in children's programs, as specified at 47 C.F.R. Section 73.670. The station did not broadcast any programs specifically designed for children ages twelve and under. Bounce (5.2) replaced Vacation Creation (Saturdays 8:00am and 8:30am) with Game Changers as of 11/17/18. Document 398 was timely filed due to the shutdown.

Other Matters (13)

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Other Matters (1 of 13) Response
Program Title Better Planet (5.3) (1/05/19 to 3/30/19)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled (A) Saturdays, 7:30am - 8:00am and (B) Saturdays, 8:00am - 8:30am
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. Better Planet 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 13) Response
Program Title Game Changers(5.2) (1/06/19 to 3/31/19)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled (A) Sunday, 7:00am - 7:30am, (B) Sunday, 7:30am to 8:00am
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. Game Changers hosted by Kevin Frazier, takes viewers behind the scenes with professional athletes who use their public image to make positive changes in the lives of people in need.
Other Matters (3 of 13) Response
Program Title Xploration Awesome Planet (5.1) (1/01/19 to 3/26/19))
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesdays, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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. Host Philippe Cousteau explores the causes of volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis along wth other natural parks such as Yellowstone National Park. This show also looks at planet Earth as one giant ecosystem and examines the inter-dependency of all living things.
Other Matters (4 of 13) Response
Program Title Xploration Nature Knows Best (5.1) (1/07/19 to 3/25/19)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mondays, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. For 4.5 billion years, nature has been perfecting life on earth in every shape, size and environment. In this fascinating new STEM series, host Dannie Washington looks at the fun and clever ways scientists, engineers and innovators are copying plants, animals and more to create some of the world's most amazing advancements!
Other Matters (5 of 13) Response
Program Title Xploration Weird But True (5.1) (1/04/19 to 3/29/19)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday, 12:00pm to 12:30pm
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. Join hosts Charlie and Kirby Engleman as these siblings and science-lovers explore the fun and curious ways our world works in...Weird But True! From searching for space rocks in Arizona, to diving with sharks in the Keys, to meeting some seriously cool dogs in Alaska - no topic is off limits for this adventurous pair!
Other Matters (6 of 13) Response
Program Title Xploration Earth 2050 (5.1) (1/02/19 to 3/27/19)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesdays, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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. Scientists and engineers realize that Mother Nature is the world's most talented designer. Host Joe Penna explores every aspect of the earth from manta rays, astronauts, factory workers to creating the foods of the future and samples everything from test tube beef to edible insects.
Other Matters (7 of 13) Response
Program Title Xploration DIY SCI (5.1) (1/05/19 to 3/30/19)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00am - 9:30am
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. Host Steve Spangler, Ellen Show regular, shows viewers how to conduct amazing science experiments in their own homes! Steve explores a different science concept each episode, using everyday items for his fun experiments - proving that anyone can be a scientist.
Other Matters (8 of 13) Response
Program Title Xploration Outer Space (5.1) (1/03/19 to 3/28/19)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursdays, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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. Host Emily Calendrelli explores the next great travel destination: Outer Space. Emily visits several companies that are planning to send tourists into space over the next few years. She meets with scientists to discuss the creation, composition and history of the earth's nearest neighbor: The Moon.
Other Matters (9 of 13) Response
Program Title Animal Tails (5.2) (10/06/18 to 12/29/18)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled (A) Saturdays, 7:00am - 7:30am & (B) Saturdays, 7:30am - 8:00am
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. Animal Tails highlights various features of the animal kingdom, from household pets to exotic wildlife.
Other Matters (10 of 13) Response
Program Title Wild Wonders (5.3) (1/05/19 to 3/30/19)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00am - 9:30am
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. 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 (11 of 13) Response
Program Title Walking Wild (5.3)(1/05/19 to 3/30/19)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:30am - 9:00am
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. 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 (12 of 13) Response
Program Title Everyday Health (5.2) (1/05/18 to 3/30/18
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled (A) Saturday 8:00am to 8:30am (B) Saturday 8:30am to 9:00pm
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. On each episode of Vacation Creation with Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko, our hosts Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko guide one deserving family on amazing adventures as they experience a new destination together on their family vacation.
Other Matters (13 of 13) Response
Program Title Missing (5.3) (1/05/19 to 3/30/19)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled (A) Saturdays, 7:00am - 7:30am & (5.3) (B ) Saturdays, 9:30am - 10:00am
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. Missing is a reality series featuring actual cases of missing adults and juveniles from across the United States. Assisted by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, as well as The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, each episode includes interviews with family, friends and investigators involved with the case. Viewers are provided with missing individual's last known whereabouts and provided with all the relevant facts to increase public awareness in hopes of locating the missing person.

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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.

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.

Todd Brown

VP/General Manager


01/29/2019

Attachments

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FCC amendment for 4Q 2018 report.pdf Applicant Amendment FCC amendment for 4Q 2018 report. Added the following under Liaison Contact. Document 398 was timely filed due to the shutdown. Done with Virus Scan and/or Conversion