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

FRN:
0023174477
File Number:
CPR-160912
Submit Date:
10/09/2014
Call Sign:
KOMO-TV
Facility ID:
21656
City:
SEATTLE
State:
WA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/09/2014
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2014

General Information

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Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application?

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

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Contact Representatives (0)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network ABC
Nielsen DMA Seattle-Tacoma
Web Home Page Address WWW.KOMONEWS.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 4.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 168.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 3.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(10)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 10) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11:00-11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 8
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 8
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 WILDLIFE DOCS - This program follows the surprising, exotic and challenging lives of a veterinary staff who cares for over 2,000 animals. The viewer will witness a variety of wild experiences through the eyes of the veterinary team, such as nutrition, treatments, x-rays, surgery, preventive care and emergencies. Through this program the viewer will be given a glimpse of the enormity, variety and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care. This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Preemption Programs #1

Questions Response
Title of Program The Wildlife Docs
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, August 10,2014 4:00pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, August 9, 2014 WD121
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program The Wildlife Docs
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 28,2014 10:30am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 27, 2014 WD126
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program The Wildlife Docs
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, August 24, 2014 4:00pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, August 23, 2014 WD123
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program The Wildlife Docs
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, August 17,2014 4:00pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, August 16, 2014 WD122
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program The Wildlife Docs
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 7,2014 4:00pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 6, 2014 WD115
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program The Wildlife Docs
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 21,2014 11:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 20, 2014 WD119
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program The Wildlife Docs
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, July 6,2014 4:00p
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, July 5, 2014 WD123
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #8

Questions Response
Title of Program The Wildlife Docs
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 14,2014 4:00pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 13, 2014 WD125
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (2 of 10) Response
Program Title Born to Explore
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10a-1030a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 4
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 4
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. Richard Wiese takes the viewer on globetrotting adventures. In this program Richard Wiese goes to places around the world and meets the people who inhabit the area. Through his travels whether he climbs Mount Kilimanjaro, investigates why people live at the base of an active volcano or travels down the Nile River-the viewers are brought along to the places and people of the world who form our diverse cultures and are thereby given a better understanding why we are different and yet the same. This program aired on the main digital stream channel.
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 Born to Explore
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 7,2014 3:00P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 6,2014 BTE320
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Born to Explore
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, July 6,2014 11:30am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, July 5,2014 BTE323
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Born to Explore
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, August 24,2014 3:00p
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, August 23,2014 BTE325
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Born to Explore
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 14,2014 11:30am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 13, 2014 BTE324
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (3 of 10) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 10:00a-10:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 1
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. ANIMAL RESCUE - This program exerts a positive influence on its viewers by illustrating the best of human instincts. In particular the show highlights respect and compassion for all living creatures and has informative instruction on medical rehabilitation treatments and shows techniques and teamwork of rescue personnel. The viewer learns valuable information about animals, such as their development and behavior, their habitats and are also made aware of important environmental issues. This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
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 Animal Rescue
List date and time rescheduled Sunday 7/13/14 4:00PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sunday 7/13/14
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (4 of 10) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9:00-930a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 3
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 3
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. JACK HANNA'S WILD COUNTDOWN - This program chooses a region, or special adaptations animals have made or a specific animal and uses a top ten countdown. From a safari in Botswana, to a dude ranch in Montana, to a retirement home for horses, Jack counts down 10 incredible experiences. He also explores wild and rare animals in Australia such as dingoes, devils and cassowaries. For animal adaptation Jack travels from the Arctic to the desert picking ten animals that have made special adaptation to survive in the harsh environments. This program informs the viewer about animals and their habitat which can lead the viewer to discussions regarding the environment and conservation.This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
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 Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown
List date and time rescheduled Sunday July 6, 2014 1030a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, July 5, 2014 JHWC315
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 14, 2014 1030-11a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 13,2014 JHWC315
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 7, 2014 1030-11a
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 6, 2014 JHWC320
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (5 of 10) Response
Program Title Ocean's Mysteries w/Jeff Corwin
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 930-10a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 4
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 4
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. Supported by a team of georgia Aquarium biologist,veterinarians and other experts, Jeff Corwin travels the world to explore the earth's least understood resource, our oceans and waterways, and the animals which call them home. He swims with manta rays pointing out that their body form was the inspiration for the design of the stealth jet. While in the water with whale sharks he takes samples of their blood to better understand their biology. As Jeff continues his journey through each episode, the viewer is able to connect with these animals and learn how important they are to all life on the planet,as well as how sea life connects to life on the rest of the globe. This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
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 Ocean's Mysteries w/Jeff Corwin
List date and time rescheduled September 14, 2014 11:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 13, 2014 OM324
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Ocean's Mysteries w/Jeff Corwin
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 7, 2014 11:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 6, 2014 OM323
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Ocean's Mysteries w/Jeff Corwin
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, July 6, 2014 11:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, July 5, 2014 OM323
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Ocean's Mysteries w/Jeff Corwin
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, August 24, 2014 2:30P
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, August 23, 2014 OM321
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (6 of 10) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 9:00-9:30am and 9:30-10:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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 THE SPOT - This program is hosted by comedian Eric Schwartz who randomly interviews people on the street about local and national curriculum focusing on questions about any of the following topics; geography, history, art, science, mathematics, culture, language, music and sports. The answers to the questions are addressed with video inserts, graphs and/or maps to provide viewers with a deeper understanding of the topic. This program aired on the secondary digital stream 4.2
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 10) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays,8:00-8:30am and 8:30-9:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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. ZOO CLUES - This program searches for the answers to questions about animals not normally asked, such as: Can birds fly backwards? How do animals with no external ears hear? Do dogs sweat? Each episode covers a dozen or more amazing animal questions. Investigating the answers takes the viewer on a fast-paced, entertaining, and educational tour of the animal kingdom. This program aired on the secondary digital stream, channel 4.2
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 10) Response
Program Title Sea Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 1030a-11:00a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 4
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 4
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. Each episode focuses on the rescue of a sea animal giving the viewer information about medical benefits, rescue and rehabilitation programs for animals. The viewer also learns about the rescued animals biology and ecology. This information is important because it adds to the knowledge necessary to conserve and protect threatened and endangered species. This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
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 Sea Rescue
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 14,2014 12:00PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 13, 2014 SEA324
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Sea Rescue
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 7,2014 3:30PM
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 6, 2014 SEA323
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Sea Rescue
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, August 24,2014 3:30pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, August 23, 2014 SEA321
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Sea Rescue
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, July 6,2014 4:00p
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, July 5, 2014 SEA323
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (9 of 10) Response
Program Title Expedition Wild
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11:30a-12:00P
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 8
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 8
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. EXPEDITION WILD - Wildlife expert Casey Anderson showcases his charismatic animal companions on an innovative and action-packed odyssey through North America's wild places. Through this program viewers will have a rare glimpse into the beauty and complexity of the natural world. Viewers will follow Casey on a series of adventures, such as paddling the Grand Canyon, skiing with wolverines in British Columbia, observing mountain lions in Montana, staking out the scavengers of Yellowstone, investigating a raven's nest, observing polar bears on Alaska's northern slope and climbing rugged extremes in pursuit of Maine's black bears. These adventures will bring the viewer a rare experience with endangered species, some deadly, others dashing in the stunning natural ecosystem they call home. This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
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 Expedition Wild
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, July 6, 2014 4:30pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, July 5, 2014 EW123
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Expedition Wild
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, August 10,2014 4:30pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, August 9, 2014 EW119
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Expedition Wild
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 21,2014 11:30am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 20, 2014 EW125
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Expedition Wild
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, August 24,2014 4:30pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, August 23,2014 EW121
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program Expedition Wild
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, August 17, 2014 4:30pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, August 16,2014 EW120
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program Expedition Wild
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 14, 2014 4:30pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 13, 2014 EW124
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program Expedition Wild
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, September 28, 2014 11:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 27, 2014 EW126
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #8

Questions Response
Title of Program Expedition Wild
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, september 7, 2014 4:30pm
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Saturday, September 6, 2014 EW123
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (10 of 10) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 7:00a-7:30am and 7:30-8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
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 ATLAS - Life science, biological science, photography and humor combine to provide viewers of this program with life science concepts, animal classification, as well as anatomy and physiology information of animals. The viewers are taken around the biomes of the world merging the fascination of the animal world with a greater understanding of the relationship between the branches of the animal kingdom. This program aired on the secondary digital stream, channel 4.2
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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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 Carmen Redd
Address 140 4th Ave N.
City Seattle
State WA
Zip 98109
Telephone Number 206-404-4125
Email Address credd@komotv.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. July 2014 Tacoma Freedom Fair KOMO 4 TV, KOMO Newsradio, Talk Radio 570 KVI, and STAR 101.5 partnered with the Tacoma Freedom Fair for the largest 4th of July celebration. Personnel from both radio and TV were present at a booth with giveaways. TV and Radio produced and aired promos, as well as teased the event in various newscasts. July 2014 Bellevue Family 4th KOMO 4 was the media partner for the Eastside's largest 4th of July celebration. The event draws thousands of families to watch the fireworks over Bellevue, WA. KOMO 4 produced and aired promos leading up to the event. KOMO 4 Weekend Anchor, Russ Bowen, was the official emcee of the event and counted down to the start of the fireworks show. August 2014 Make-A-Wish: Wishes In Flight Mileage Drive The telethon was held in the KOMO studios from 6:00am-7:00pm on August 7th, 2014. The event was fronted by KOMO 4, KOMO Newsradio, and Talk Radio 570 KVI. The drive raised over 6.5 million air miles and $6,435 cash donated by viewers and listeners to send kids with life-threatening illnesses and their families on the dream trips of their young lives. KOMO News produced and aired packages that showcased local kids and the wishes that have been granted. Prior to the telethon, KOMO produced and aired spots promoting the telethon. August 2014 Tacoma Rainiers: Eric's Little Heroes Night A popular segment on KOMO 4 News is Eric's Little Heroes, where Evening Anchor Eric Johnson profiles local kids and their sports team. We partner with the Tacoma Rainiers to target the south-end, and they held a theme night all about Eric's Little Heroes. This night was the second night of the Rainier's annual "Kid's Night Out" promotion. Eric threw out the first pitch and he also lead a parade of kids into the middle of the field before the game started. Prior to the event, we aired promos and had the Rainier's mascot, Rhubarb, appear on the 4p News. September 2014 Washington State Fair - KOMO's First Day at the Fair Food Drive On September 5th, KOMO 4 TV and KOMO Newsradio participated in the KOMO's First Day at the Fair Food Drive to benefit the Puyallup Food Bank and neighboring agencies. The Puyallup Food Bank provides food to families in need so no one goes hungry. A record total of 275,000 pounds of food was donated. With each non-perishable donation, adults and children were admitted into the Fair for free. KOMO produced and aired spots promoting the food drive. September 2014 Make-A-Wish: Walk for Wishes On September 14th, over a thousand kids dressed as superheroes put on their game face in Redmond, WA to support the local Make-A-Wish chapter of Alaska and Washington. KOMO 4 Morning Anchor, Kelly Koopmans, emceed the big walk, and KOMO personnel fronted a booth. The event raised over $261,000 for wish granting for kids with life-threatening diseases.

Other Matters (10)

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Other Matters (1 of 10) Response
Program Title Ocean's Mysteries
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30-10:00am
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. OCEAN MYSTERIES WITH JEFF CORWIN - Supported by a team of Georgia Aquarium biologists, veterinarians and other experts, Jeff Corwin travels the world to explore the Earth's least understood resource, our oceans and waterways and the animals which call them home. He swims with manta rays pointing out that their body form was the inspiration for the design of the Stealth jet. While in the water with whale sharks he takes samples of their blood to better understand their biology. As Jeff continues his journey through each episode the viewer is ableto connect with these animals and learn how important they are to all life on the planet as well as how sea life connects to life on the rest of the globe. The program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
Other Matters (2 of 10) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:00-9:30am
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. JACK HANNA'S WILD COUNTDOWN - This program chooses a region, or special adaptations animals have made or a specific animal and uses a top ten countdown. From a safari in Botswana, to a dude ranch in Montana, to a retirement home for horses, Jack counts down 10 incredible experiences. He also explores wild and rare animals in Australia such as dingoes, devils and cassowaries. For animal adaptation Jack travels from the Arctic to the desert picking ten animals that have made special adaptation to survive in the harsh environments. This program informs the viewer about animals and their habitat which can lead the viewer to discussions regarding the environment and conservation.This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
Other Matters (3 of 10) Response
Program Title Outback Adventures w/Tim Faulkner
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:30-12:00pm
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. Produced for ages 13-16, this educational and information program is hosted by wildlife expert Tim Faulkner. Viewers will be provided an eye-opening eperience as Tim, animalexpert and wildlife park operations manager, showcases the beauty and wonder of the natural world. Audiences will be brought closer to the natural world as Tim explores the habitats and adventures of creatures of all sizes, including a giant Galapagos tortoise, a baby wombat, the flying fox, and even a newly discovered species of birds.This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
Other Matters (4 of 10) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 7:00a-7:30am and 7:30-8:00am
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 ATLAS - Life science, biological science, photography and humor combine to provide viewers of this program with life science concepts, animal classification, as well as anatomy and physiology information of animals. The viewers are taken around the biomes of the world merging the fascination of the animal world with a greater understanding of the relationship between the branches of the animal kingdom. This program aired on the secondary digital stream, channel 4.2
Other Matters (5 of 10) Response
Program Title Sea Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30-11:00am
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. Each episode focuses on the rescue of a sea animal giving the viewer information about medical benefits, rescue and rehabilitation programs for animals. The viewer also learns about the rescued animals biology and ecology. This information is important because it adds to the knowledge necessary to conserve and protect threatened and endangered species. This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
Other Matters (6 of 10) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 10:00-10:30am
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. ANIMAL RESCUE - This program exerts a positive influence on its viewers by illustrating the best of human instincts. In particular the show highlights respect and compassion for all living creatures and has informative instruction on medical rehabilitation treatments and shows techniques and teamwork of rescue personnel. The viewer learns valuable information about animals, such as their development and behavior, their habitats and are also made aware of important environmental issues. This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
Other Matters (7 of 10) Response
Program Title The Wildlife Docs
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:00-11:30am
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. THE WILDLIFE DOCS - This program follows the surprising, exotic and challenging lives of a veterinary staff who cares for over 2,000 animals. The viewer will witness a variety of wild experiences through the eyes of the veterinary team, such as nutrition, treatments, x-rays, surgery, preventive care and emergencies. Through this program the viewer will be given a glimpse of the enormity, variety and quality of treatment that sets the standard for animal care.This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1
Other Matters (8 of 10) Response
Program Title On the Spot
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 9:00-9:30am and 9:30-10:00am
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. ON THE SPOT - This program is hosted by comedian Eric Schwartz who randomly interviews people on the street about local and national curriculum focusing on questions about any of the following topics; geography, history, art, science, mathematics, culture, language, music and sports. The answers to the questions are addressed with video inserts, graphs and/or maps to provide viewers with a deeper understanding of the topic. This program aired on the secondary digital stream 4.2
Other Matters (9 of 10) Response
Program Title Born to Explore
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:00-10:30am
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. Richard Wiese takes the viewer on globetrotting adventures. In this program Richard Wiese goes to places around the world and meets the people who inhabit the area. Through his travels whether he climbs Mount Kilimanjaro, investigates why people live at the base of an active volcano or travels down the Nile River-the viewers are brought along to the places and people of the world who form our diverse cultures and are thereby given a better understanding why we are different and yet the same. This program aired on the main digital stream channel 4.1.
Other Matters (10 of 10) Response
Program Title Zoo Clues
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays,8:00-8:30am and 8:30-9:00am
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. ZOO CLUES - This program searches for the answers to questions about animals not normally asked, such as: Can birds fly backwards? How do animals with no external ears hear? Do dogs sweat? Each episode covers a dozen or more amazing animal questions. Investigating the answers takes the viewer on a fast-paced, entertaining, and educational tour of the animal kingdom. This program aired on the secondary digital stream, channel 4.2

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