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Approved by OMB 3060-0928
January 2015
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0015851751
File Number:
CPR-163550
Submit Date:
01/08/2015
Call Sign:
KWSD
Facility ID:
29121
City:
SIOUX FALLS
State:
SD
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/08/2015
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2014

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 METV
Nielsen DMA Sioux Falls-Mitchell
Web Home Page Address

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 6.0
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 4.0
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(4)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 4) Response
Program Title TRAVEL THUR HISTORY
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9a, 9:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 16
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. TRAVEL THUR HISTORY SERIES INTICES YOUNG ADULTS TO LEARN MORE ABOUT AMERICAN HISTORY. THE VARIOUS EPISODES FOCUS ON AMERICAN CITIES AND VACATION DESTINATIONS THAT HAVE MORE THAN NATURAL BEAUTY AND THEME PARKS TO OFFER.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 4) Response
Program Title MYSTERY HUNTERS
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 10a, 10:30a SUN 8a, 8:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 32
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. Explores some of the world's greatest myths and mysteries. The program teaches children how to gather facts, meet with experts, debunk common myths, and offer explanations for legends.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 4) Response
Program Title Saved by the Bell
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SUN 10a, 10:30a, 11a, 11:30a
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 32
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. Saved by the Bell is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from 1989 to 1993. A retool of the Disney Channel series Good Morning, Miss Bliss, the show follows a group of friends and their principal. Primarily focusing on lighthearted comedic situations, it occasionally touches on serious social issues, such as drug use, driving under the influence, homelessness, remarriage, death, women's rights, and environmental issues.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 4) Response
Program Title GREEN SCREEN ADVENTURES NETWORK
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8A, 8:30A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 16
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.
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 (8)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (8) Response
Program Title THINK BIG
Call Letters of Station Airing Sponsored Program KAUN
Channel Number of Station Airing Sponsored Program 0
Did total programming increase? No
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: FRI 7:30A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Number of Preemptions: 0
Length of Program: 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from: 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming Think Big is a television series that shows a working knowledge of math, science and physics. The series shows children actively solving problems using scientific principles while combining skill and creativity. The series also demonstrates real-world applications for math, science and engineering, proving that that the physical sciences can be useful, challenging and fun. Each episode presents an invent-off challenge, where teenage teams must invent a machine designed to perform a specific task in limited amount of time, promoting creative thinking and practical skills.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (8) Response
Program Title 9th PERIOD
Call Letters of Station Airing Sponsored Program KAUN
Channel Number of Station Airing Sponsored Program 0
Did total programming increase? No
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: FRI 7A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Number of Preemptions: 0
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 9TH PERIOD IS A PROGRAM THAT PRESENTS CHARACTERS DURING THE SCHOOL DAY THAT ARE WORKING HARD TO MAKE GOOD GRADES IN THEIR CLASSES. EVERY EPISODE INCLUDES A MORAL LESSION AND INCLUDES INTERESTING SCIENCE FACTS ANDN OTHER CLASS ROOM KNOWLEDGE.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Date Time
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (8) Response
Program Title MUSTARD PANCAKES
Call Letters of Station Airing Sponsored Program KAUN
Channel Number of Station Airing Sponsored Program 0
Did total programming increase? No
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: MON 7A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Number of Preemptions: 0
Length of Program: 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from: 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming Mustard Pancakes features the gifted Campbell as head of a household that is also home to Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo - and the lone cat, Mr. D. Under her thoughtful and tender care and guidance, her pets discover the world around them, grow emotionally and find solutions to their daily challenges
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Date Time
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (8) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE
Call Letters of Station Airing Sponsored Program KAUN
Channel Number of Station Airing Sponsored Program 0
Did total programming increase? No
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: WED 7AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Number of Preemptions: 0
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 A HOME PET TRAINING SHOW WITH AN EDUCATIONAL FLAIR.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (8) Response
Program Title MOUSE IN THE HOUSE
Call Letters of Station Airing Sponsored Program KAUN
Channel Number of Station Airing Sponsored Program 0
Did total programming increase? No
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: TUE 7A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Number of Preemptions: 0
Length of Program: 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from: 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming The program presents children conducting a variety of scientific experiments, providing an excellent introduction to the scientific method in a manner that is both informative and enjoyable. Date and Time Aired (if preempted and rescheduled)
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Date Time
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (8) Response
Program Title ECO COMPANY
Call Letters of Station Airing Sponsored Program KAUN
Channel Number of Station Airing Sponsored Program 0
Did total programming increase? No
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: THUR 7A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Number of Preemptions: 0
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 Relates stories of ordinary people, who by leveraging a bit of creativitiy and a can-do attitude have helped address global environmental challenges on a local level. Young people can make an important and significant difference through personal actions to address environmental challenges.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Date Time
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (8) Response
Program Title DRAGON FLY TV
Call Letters of Station Airing Sponsored Program KAUN
Channel Number of Station Airing Sponsored Program 0
Did total programming increase? No
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: MON 7:30A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Number of Preemptions: 0
Length of Program: 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from: 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming Dragonfly TV is an informational and educational show highlighting projects with real hands on experience demonstrating practical applications of mathematics and science. It introduces viewers to a variety of scientific disciplines and challenges them in critical thinking and problem solving skills, while providing valuable information to reach answers.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (8) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE
Call Letters of Station Airing Sponsored Program KAUN
Channel Number of Station Airing Sponsored Program 0
Did total programming increase? No
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: TUE-THU 7:30A
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
Number of Preemptions: 0
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 Teenage hosts interview people working in different professions to educate youth on career choices.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

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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 JAYNE SIMPSON
Address PO BOX 9609
City RAPID CITY
State SD
Zip 57702
Telephone Number 605-341-3135
Email Address OCT13BER@MSN.COM
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3.

Other Matters (0)

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Certification

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Question Response

The undersigned certifies that he or she is (a) the party filing the Children's Television Programming, or an officer, director, member, partner, trustee, authorized employee, or other individual or duly elected or appointed official who is authorized to sign on behalf of the party filing the Children's Television Programming; or (b) an attorney qualified to practice before the Commission under 47 C.F.R. Section 1.23(a), who is authorized to represent the party filing the Children's Television Programming, and who further certifies that he or she has read the document; that to the best of his or her knowledge, information,and belief there is good ground to support it; and that it is not interposed for delay.

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments.
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

JAMES F SIMPSON


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