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

FRN:
0027171727
File Number:
CPR-137694
Submit Date:
01/09/2013
Call Sign:
KBVU
Facility ID:
58618
City:
EUREKA
State:
CA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/09/2013
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2012

General Information

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

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network FOX
Nielsen DMA Eureka
Web Home Page Address www.eurekatelevision.com

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 3.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 168.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 4.0
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(14)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 14) Response
Program Title Doodlebops Rockin Road KBVU Digital 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/7A-730A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Together kids favorite rockin' band, The Doodlebops, and their fans explore the world of the Doodlenet on their magical tour bus. Deedee, Rooney, and Moe Doodle help their fans, and themselves, solve preschool related problems by journeying to fun, new destinations. Want to visit a gigantic water park for a day to conquer your fear of swimming? No problem! Ready to travel into a giant's mouth to see why you should brush your teeth? Hold on tight! With a little song, dance, and teamwork the Doodlebops are always ready to rock into a new adventure! The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 2 through 5, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 14) Response
Program Title Wimzie's House KBVU Digital 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/830A-9A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 3 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Wimzie's House Come spend a 'day in the life' with the monsters at Wimzie's house and you'll never want to go home. It's the magical kind of daycare that leads to delightful adventures for the pre-school child. All of the characters are wild and wooly on the outside - but definitely human on the inside. After spending a half hour in this very special home away from home, no one will leave the world of Wimzie unchanged. It is the world where the real and the imaginary come together, where self- esteem is the order of the day, where the emotions and the relationships of today's preschoolers, who are growing up to be ten in the year 2000, are on the top of the list of story material. They learn not only about themselves but also about the world outside the door: music, nature, art and fun are woven with a touch of humor throughout a storyline solidly crafted on socio-affective objectives. Music, songs,the art of discovery. Rhymes, magic, the sharing of secrets with friends. Storytime, word games, the acceptance of "your" way. Wimzie brings into the viewers' home Conflict, difficulty, resolution, triumph, laughter, tears, anger and joy. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 3 through 5, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 14) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/7:30-8:00 AM PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 12 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Atlas is an engaging and informative series. This program brings information about the natural world of animals to young viewers in an entertaining way. The program consists of original and detailed footage of animals, a narration, and a charming musical score. The animal subjects are presented as they move informally and comfortably through their normal activities. The ability for young people to observe, wonder, and compare is one of the strengths of the series. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 12 through 16, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 14) Response
Program Title Danger Rangers KBVU Digital 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/930A-10A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 5 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Danger Rangers teach the importance of safety and how to prevent accidents while still having fun. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 5 through 7, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 14) Response
Program Title Mystery Hunters KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/8:30-9:00 AM PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. Mystery Hunters is an excellent example of a children's program that is innovative and empowering. Through critical observation, analytical thinking and scientific testing, the series encourages children to question the world around them. Through both the travel aspect and investigation of ancient myths and mysteries, there is profound focus on history, culture, geography, and international customs. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7a and 10pm. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show targeted to 13-16 year old, at the beginning of and through each broadcast and in the listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 14) Response
Program Title Mad About KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/8:00-8:30 AM PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 8 years to 14 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mad About a true E/I series, episodes use a creative mixture of humor, improv, animation, and viewer-generated video. Think Saturday Night Live meets the The Electric Company. Mad About Money conveys important messages about life skills such as personal finance, health & nutrition, fitness, conservation and decision-making in a fun and entertaining way. Each episode relies on a small company of skilled comedic actors to explore significant topics within a subject area. It incorporates comic monologues, sketch and improve comedy, eye-catching animation, music videos, humorous man on the street interviews, and viewer-created questions about life issues. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 8-14 year old, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in all listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 14) Response
Program Title Wimzie's House KBVU Digital 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/8A-830A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 3 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Wimzie's House Come spend a 'day in the life' with the monsters at Wimzie's house and you'll never want to go home. It's the magical kind of daycare that leads to delightful adventures for the pre-school child. All of the characters are wild and wooly on the outside - but definitely human on the inside. After spending a half hour in this very special home away from home, no one will leave the world of Wimzie unchanged. It is the world where the real and the imaginary come together, where self- esteem is the order of the day, where the emotions and the relationships of today's preschoolers, who are growing up to be ten in the year 2000, are on the top of the list of story material. They learn not only about themselves but also about the world outside the door:music, nature, art and fun are woven with a touch of humor throughout a storyline solidly crafted on socio- affective objectives. Music, songs, the art of discovery. Rhymes, magic, the sharing of secrets with friends. Story time, word games, the acceptance of "your" way. Wimzie brings into the viewers' home Conflict, difficulty, resolution, triumph, laughter, tears, anger and joy. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 3 through 5, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 14) Response
Program Title Doodlebops KBVU Digital 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/730A-8A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Doodlebops are kids' favorite rock band. This musical comedy series for children stars Deedee, Rooney and Moe Doodle - three multi-talented rock stars who are always singing, dancing and learning from each other. They are the ultimate rock and roll band! Join The Doodlebops as they hang out and practice their song and dance routines in the coolest rehearsal space imaginable, and travel from show to show in their super cool tour bus! The Doodlebops will get kids twisting, turning, bopping and learning with their upbeat energetic music and funny stories. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 2 through 5, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 14) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures KBVU Digital 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/7A-730A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 7 years to 13 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry, and story theatre. The stories are based on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13. Children get the message that their words have power, that their voices are being heard. Our diverse Green Screen company of performers and writers reinforce critical writing skills and share positive social messages. Our educational mission emphasizes the four "C"s as well as the three "R"s - Curiosity, Confidence, Citizenship, Compassion. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 7 through 13, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 14) Response
Program Title Now Eat This! KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/9:00-9:30 AM PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 6 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Now Eat This! Provides health education and teaches students how to maintain and improve their health; prevent disease; reduce health-related risk behaviors; and develop health knowledge, attitude, and skills. The attitude of the program, the behavioral reinforcements, and the skills presented by Rocco Dispirito are the core of the program's entertaining mission. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 6 through 16, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 14) Response
Program Title Dog Tales KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:00-7:30 AM PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. Dog Tales provides educational information to children 13-16 years , focusing on the dog safety and dog care tips, as well as lessons on the responsibilities of owning a dog. The show provides informative segments on various dog breeds and showcases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines. The program also includes recommended reading lists about dogs, and promotes children's writing and creative skills with essay and art contests. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to teens (13-16 year old), at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 14) Response
Program Title ECO Company KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/9:30-10:00 AM PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 12 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ECO Company explores all aspects of being green and understanding how we impact our world, from reporting on the latest technologies in energy, recycling, conservation and organics to sharing the stories of young people making a positive impact on the environment. In addition every week ECO Company provides a practical tip that teens and people of all ages can use in their daily lives. ECO Company is designed to be an interactive program from finding out what's on the mind of all teens by talking to them to providing a forum on the website for teens to share their own videos about going green. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7am and 10pm. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show targeted to viewers 12-16 year old, at the beginning of and through each broadcast and in the listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 14) Response
Program Title The Busy World of Richard Scarry KBVU Digital 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/730A-8A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This fully animated series is based on the books by Richard Scarry which parents worldwide rely on to teach valuable lessons. Busytown is an enchanting place that's abuzz with energy and life. Young audiences love to sing and laugh along, as Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm make their way through the day. Always concerned for each other, the residents of Busytown make time for a song and a smile. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 2 through 5, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 14) Response
Program Title Country Mouse, City Mouse KBVU Digital 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/9A-930A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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 4 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The much-loved children's fable comes to television in a brand new way,full of mysteries, adventures and characters with a unique mouse perspective on the world. Come along with Emily, the practical Country Mouse, and her sophisticated City Mouse cousin, Alexander. These two affable travelers visit friends and family around the globe, stumbling across mastermind criminals, royalty, famous inventors, artists and an array of fellow adventurers. Each adventure is based on a real event that took place at the beginning of the 20th century. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 4 through 9, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
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 Paula Murphy
Address 300 Main Street
City Chico
State CA
Zip 95928
Telephone Number 530-893-1234
Email Address pmurphy@esteembroadcasting.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. Esteem Broadcasting of California LLC became the licensee of KCVU on December 19, 2012 and is relying on the prior licensee for information concerning programming broadcast prior to that date. The licensee is no longer broadcasting on its analog channel effective 12-22-09. Licensee is strictly broadcasting digital and provides no analog Core Programming. The licensee is broadcasting its primary digital 20.1 a Fox affiliate, and effective 8/1/09 began broadcasting a secondary digital 20.2 a This TV affiliate.

Other Matters (14)

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Other Matters (1 of 14) Response
Program Title Dog Tales KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/7A-730A PT
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. Dog Tales provides educational information to children 13-16 years , focusing on the dog safety and dog care tips, as well as lessons on the responsibilities of owning a dog. The show provides informative segments on various dog breeds and showcases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines. The program also includes recommended reading lists about dogs, and promotes children's writing and creative skills with essay and art contests. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to teens (13-16 year old), at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (2 of 14) Response
Program Title Wimzie's House KBVU 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/8A-830A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Wimzie's House Come spend a 'day in the life' with the monsters at Wimzie's house and you'll never want to go home. It's the magical kind of daycare that leads to delightful adventures for the pre-school child. All of the characters are wild and wooly on the outside - but definitely human on the inside. After spending a half hour in this very special home away from home, no one will leave the world of Wimzie unchanged. It is the world where the real and the imaginary come together, where self- esteem is the order of the day, where the emotions and the relationships of today's preschoolers, who are growing up to be ten in the year 2000, are on the top of the list of story material. They learn not only about themselves but also about the world outside the door: music, nature, art and fun are woven with a touch of humor throughout a storyline solidly crafted on socio-affective objectives. Music, songs, the art of discovery. Rhymes, magic, the sharing of secrets with friends. Storytime, word games, the acceptance of "your" way. Wimzie brings into the viewers' home Conflict, difficulty, resolution, triumph, laughter, tears, anger and joy. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 3 through 5, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides
Other Matters (3 of 14) Response
Program Title Doodlebops KBVU 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/730A-8A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Doodlebops are kids' favorite rock band. This musical comedy series for children stars Deedee, Rooney and Moe Doodle - three multi-talented rock stars who are always singing, dancing and learning from each other. They are the ultimate rock and roll band! Join The Doodlebops as they hang out and practice their song and dance routines in the coolest rehearsal space imaginable, and travel from show to show in their super cool tour bus! The Doodlebops will get kids twisting, turning, bopping and learning with their upbeat energetic music and funny stories. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 2 through 5, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (4 of 14) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adv KBVU 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/7A-730A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 13 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry, and story theatre. The stories are based on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13. Children get the message that their words have power, that their voices are being heard. Our diverse Green Screen company of performers and writers reinforce critical writing skills and share positive social messages. Our educational mission emphasizes the four "C"s as well as the three "R"s - Curiosity, Confidence, Citizenship, Compassion. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 7 through 13, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (5 of 14) Response
Program Title Doodlebops Rockin Road KBVU 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays/7A-730A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Together kids favorite rockin' band, The Doodlebops, and their fans explore the world of the Doodlenet on their magical tour bus. Deedee, Rooney, and Moe Doodle help their fans, and themselves, solve preschool related problems by journeying to fun, new destinations. Want to visit a gigantic water park for a day to conquer your fear of swimming? No problem! Ready to travel into a giant's mouth to see why you should brush your teeth? Hold on tight! With a little song, dance, and teamwork the Doodlebops are always ready to rock into a new adventure! The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 2 through 5, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (6 of 14) Response
Program Title Mad About KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/8A-830A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mad About a true E/I series, episodes use a creative mixture of humor, improv, animation, and viewer-generated video. Think Saturday Night Live meets the The Electric Company. Mad About Money conveys important messages about life skills such as personal finance, health & nutrition, fitness, conservation and decision-making in a fun and entertaining way. Each episode relies on a small company of skilled comedic actors to explore significant topics within a subject area. It incorporates comic monologues, sketch and improve comedy, eye-catching animation, music videos, humorous man on the street interviews, and viewer-created questions about life issues. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an educational and informational show, targeted to 8-14 year old, at the beginning and through each broadcast and in all listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (7 of 14) Response
Program Title ECO Company KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/930A-10A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 12 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. ECO Company explores all aspects of being green and understanding how we impact our world, from reporting on the latest technologies in energy, recycling, conservation and organics to sharing the stories of young people making a positive impact on the environment. In addition every week ECO Company provides a practical tip that teens and people of all ages can use in their daily lives. ECO Company is designed to be an interactive program from finding out what's on the mind of all teens by talking to them to providing a forum on the website for teens to share their own videos about going green. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7am and 10pm. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show targeted to viewers 12-16 year old, at the beginning of and through each broadcast and in the listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (8 of 14) Response
Program Title Mystery Hunters KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/830A-9A PT
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. Mystery Hunters is an excellent example of a children's program that is innovative and empowering. Through critical observation, analytical thinking and scientific testing, the series encourages children to question the world around them. Through both the travel aspect and investigation of ancient myths and mysteries, there is profound focus on history, culture, geography, and international customs. The program is regularly scheduled and airs between the hours of 7a and 10pm. The program is 30 minutes in length, and will be identified as an educational and informational show targeted to 13-16 year old, at the beginning of and through each broadcast and in the listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (9 of 14) Response
Program Title Now Eat This! KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/9A-930A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Now Eat This! Provides health education and teaches students how to maintain and improve their health; prevent disease; reduce health-related risk behaviors; and develop health knowledge, attitude, and skills. The attitude of the program, the behavioral reinforcements, and the skills presented by Rocco Dispirito are the core of the program's entertaining mission. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 6 through 16, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides
Other Matters (10 of 14) Response
Program Title Danger Rangers KBVU 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/930A-10A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Danger Rangers teach the importance of safety and how to prevent accidents while still having fun. The program is 30 minutes in length,and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted toyouth ages 5 through 7, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (11 of 14) Response
Program Title Busy World Richard Scarry KBVU 28.2
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/730A-8A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This fully animated series is based on the books by Richard Scarry which parents worldwide rely on to teach valuable lessons. Busytown is an enchanting place that's abuzz with energy and life. Young audiences love to sing and laugh along, as Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm make their way through the day. Always concerned for each other, the residents of Busytown make time for a song and a smile. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show,targeted to youth ages 2 through 5, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (12 of 14) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas KBVU Digital 28.1
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/730A-8A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 12 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Atlas is an engaging and informative series. This program brings information about the natural world of animals to young viewers in an entertaining way. The program consists of original and detailed footage of animals, a narration, and a charming musical score. The animal subjects are presented as they move informally and comfortably through their normal activities. The ability for young people to observe, wonder, and compare is one of the strengths of the series. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 12 through 16, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (13 of 14) Response
Program Title Country Mouse City 28.2 THISTV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/9A-930A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The much-loved children's fable comes to television in a brand new way, full of mysteries, adventures and characters with a unique mouse perspective on the world. Come along with Emily, the practical Country Mouse, and her sophisticated City Mouse cousin, Alexander. These two affable travelers visit friends and family around the globe, stumbling across mastermind criminals, royalty, famous inventors, artists and an array of fellow adventurers. Each adventure is based on a real event that took place at the beginning of the 20th century. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 4 through 9, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides.
Other Matters (14 of 14) Response
Program Title Wimzie's House KBVU 28.2 THIS TV
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays/830A-9A PT
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Wimzie's House Come spend a 'day in the life' with the monsters at Wimzie's house and you'll never want to go home. It's the magical kind of daycare that leads to delightful adventures for the pre-school child. All of the characters are wild and wooly on the outside - but definitely human on the inside. After spending a half hour in this very special home away from home, no one will leave the world of Wimzie unchanged. It is the world where the real and the imaginary come together, where self- esteem is the order of the day, where the emotions and the relationships of today's preschoolers, who are growing up to be ten in the year 2000, are on the top of the list of story material. They learn not only about themselves but also about the world outside the door: music, nature, art and fun are woven with a touch of humor throughout a storyline solidly crafted on socio-affective objectives. Music, songs, the art of discovery. Rhymes, magic, the sharing of secrets with friends. Storytime, word games, the acceptance of "your" way. Wimzie brings into the viewers' home Conflict, difficulty, resolution, triumph, laughter, tears, anger and joy. The program is 30 minutes in length, and is identified as an informative and educational show, targeted to youth ages 3 through 5, at the beginning of each broadcast and in listings provided to publishers of program guides

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