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

FRN:
0026809657
File Number:
CPR-140420
Submit Date:
04/08/2013
Call Sign:
KCFW-TV
Facility ID:
18079
City:
KALISPELL
State:
MT
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/08/2013
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2013

General Information

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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 NBC
Nielsen DMA Missoula
Web Home Page Address www.kcfw.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 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 366.0
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: 13.0
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(30)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 30) Response
Program Title Edgemont (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10:30-11am
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. Focusing on social and emotional challenges faced by all secondary school students, from forming and maintaining family, friendship and romantic relationships, to ethical and moral choices. The objective is to demonstrate models of behavior for teen viewers, allowing them to consider choices and resolve issues and conflicts in a instructive way.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 30) Response
Program Title Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11:30am-12pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired 7
Number of Preemptions 9
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. An innovative and empowering program, through critical observation, analytical thinking, and scientific testing, the series encourages children to question the world around them. There is a profound focus on history, culture, geography and international customs. The Mystery Hunters use critical thinking and scientific reasoning to show that things are not always what they seem.
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 Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled N/A
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 3/9/13 #024
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled N/A
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 3/16/13 #025
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sun 3/31/13 @ 10:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 3/30/13 #1R
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled N/A
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 3/23/13 #026
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sun, 1/6/13 @ 11:30am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 1/5/13 #015
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sun, 2/24/13 @ 11:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 2/23/13 #022
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled N/A
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 2/2/13 #019
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #8

Questions Response
Title of Program Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled N/A
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 3/2/13 #023
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #9

Questions Response
Title of Program Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled N/A
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 2/9/13 #020
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (3 of 30) Response
Program Title Justin Time (KCFW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9:30-10am
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. Justin Time centers on Justin, a young boy who imagines himself traveling around the world at different points in world history. The show focuses on imagination, history and travel and introduces audiences to Justin, his imaginary friend Squidy and his time traveling pal Olive. Imagination and transformation take center stage in each episode when Justin gets excited about a new adventure his bedroom transforms into the destination of the far reaches of his imagination. Adventuring to the ends of the earth throughout human history, Justin and his two pals Olive and Squidgy engage bite-sized historical events while learning the necessities of social interaction and cognition.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 30) Response
Program Title Mad About (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10-10:30am
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. A true E/I series, Mad About episodes use a creative mixture of humor, improve, animation and viewer-generated video to convey important life skills such as personal finance, health and nutrition, fitness, conservation and decision making in a fun and entertaining way. Using a small company of skilled comedic actors, it incorporates comic monologues, sketch and improv comedy, eye-catching animation, music videos, humorous "man on the street" interviews, and viewer-created questions to explore life's issues.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 30) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures-4(MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 8:30-9AM
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. Utilizing humor as a powerful learning tool, Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theater. By basing the stories on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13, children get the message that their words have power, and that their voices are being heard. The show reinforces critical writing skills and emphasizes positive social messages.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 30) Response
Program Title Wimzie's House-1 (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9-9:30am
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. Five year old Wimzie and her mother Graziella live in Yaya's house as does Rousso, Yaya's best friend. It is within this setting that we meet Jonus, Archibald, Loulou, Horace and Azuiline as they work out the relationships that grow out of being together and of growing up just a little bit every day. 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 crafted on socio-affective objectives. A daycare full of little monsters, what could be more real? Conflict, difficulty, resolution, triumph, laughter, tears, anger and joy. Wimzie is a world of enchantment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 30) Response
Program Title Horseland (M-F) (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday-Friday, 7:30-8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 64
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 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Not just a stable where kids learn to ride and take care of their animals, Horseland is a microcosm...a small world in which three pre-teen girls and a boy encounter and learn to resolve many of the same kinds of problems and issues that most kids face in their daily lives and struggle to become positive, productive adults.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 30) Response
Program Title Doodlebops Rockn' Road Show (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8-8:30am
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. Intended to promote academic and social readiness in order to help young viewers toward ultimate competence and success in their future school and extracurricular environments. By means of fantasy, fun, music and adventure, the Doodlebops Band teaches kids about their world and gives them the vital understanding and behavioral tools to explore it.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 30) Response
Program Title Travel Thru History (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10-10:30AM
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. Travel Thru History is designed to spark interest and enthusiasm in teens and their families to learn about our country's rich and fascinating history. The series visits diverse locales across the U.S. from Las Vegas to Key West.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 30) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8-8:30am
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. Utilizing humor as a powerful learning tool, Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theater. By basing the stories on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13, children get the message that their words have power, and that their voices are being heard. The show reinforces critical writing skills and emphasizes positive social messages.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 30) Response
Program Title Country Mouse/City Mouse (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10-10:30am
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.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 30) Response
Program Title Kids Cooking For Kids (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9:30-10am
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. Mike and Will are twin brothers who love to eat. Based on experiences that began when the boys were only 5 years old, they want to share their love of cooking and eating with as many kids as possible. In each episode, Mike and Will demonstrate how to cook a particular dish, emphasizing the importance of good nutrition, kitchen safety and a healthy lifestyle.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 30) Response
Program Title Workforce (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30-10AM
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. Workforce is designed to help young people make educated decisions about their future careers. In each episode, four teens are catapulted into a mob for one day to find out firsthand what different careers are all about. With a good sense of humor and a healthy understanding of humility, these teens take on various jobs including zookeeper, plastic surgeon, private detective, city mayor, veterinarian, crane operator, farmer, web designer, juggler, butcher and everything in between.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 30) Response
Program Title Poppy Cat (KCFW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9-9:30am
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. Poppy Cat is an adorable and curious feline who loves to explore with her colorful mix of animal friends. Poppy Cat was specifically written, and now animated, for a preschool audience. Each adventure is told from the point-of-view of Lara, a young girl with a vivid imagination and extraordinary storytelling ability who talks to her faithful cat Poppy. They travel to destinations full of fantasy and magic for fun-filled adventures in pirate ships, hot air balloons and rocket rides.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 30) Response
Program Title Lazytown (KCFW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10-10:30am
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Designed to encourage healthy eating and exercise, LazyTown is a mix of live and animated characters that come to life in an energetic and colorful world motivating kids through play to be active and make positive life choices. LazyTown is the fictional home of Sportacus, Stephanie, Trixie, Pixel, Ziggy, Stingy and Robbie Rotten. The four puppet characters "Ziggy, Pixel, Stingy and Trixie" represent some of the challenges all kids face in daily life: making healthy choices, sharing, making friends, and more. Sportacus is the larger-than-life action hero, who is the flipside of Robbie Rotten, representing positive and negative approaches to life. Stephanie is visiting LazyTown and her enthusiasm about making healthy choices helps pull it all together. LazyTown takes the important lessons of eating right and exercising and makes them simple and fun for both parents and preschoolers, designed to address the development needs of 2-5 year-olds through educational series that promote active, healthy lifestyles for younger children.
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 Lazytown (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sat, 3/23/13 @ 7-7:30am
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 # Sat, 3/23/13 #N/A
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (16 of 30) Response
Program Title The Wiggles (KCFW) (1/5/13-2/2/13)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled aturday, 8-8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 5
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 most beloved family entertainers in the world, The Wiggles are a unique and dynamic musical group who entertain children, enchanting them with the pure joy of their own music and dance. Instantly recognized in their distinctive skivvies, the friendly foursome have been said to be the major force in moving children`s entertainment away from the traditional and into the contemporary area, in a strong positive fashion. Well-crafted songs, interesting lyrics, humor that's spot on for the audiences age group, characters that are intelligently constructed and a dialogue with their audience that's easy to follow and never patronizing.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 30) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures-2 (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8:30-9am
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. Utilizing humor as a powerful learning tool, Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theater. By basing the stories on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13, children get the message that their words have power, and that their voices are being heard. The show reinforces critical writing skills and emphasizes positive social messages.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 30) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures-1 (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8-8:30am
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. Utilizing humor as a powerful learning tool, Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theater. By basing the stories on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13, children get the message that their words have power, and that their voices are being heard. The show reinforces critical writing skills and emphasizes positive social messages.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 30) Response
Program Title The Doodlebops (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8:30-9am
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. Intended to promote social and academic readiness thereby helping young viewers toward ultimate competence and success in their future school environment. By means of music, fantasy and fun, The Doodlebops encourage an understanding and appreciation of music, leading to creative development and gains in multiple other subject areas; aids in the enhancement of the viewers personal character and pro-social behavior; and teaches basic knowledge-based information.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 30) Response
Program Title Danger Rangers (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:30-11am
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 level of educational content is varied so as to be interesting and meaningful to children from 5 to 7 and beyond -- challenging younger viewers and reinforcing learning for older ones. Employing varying levels of humor and dealing with health and safety issues that are of universal importance, the series furthermore promotes co-viewing for children with their parents, caretakers, and younger and older siblings and friends.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (21 of 30) Response
Program Title Busy World of Richard Scarry-1 (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8:30-9am
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 animated series is based on the books by Richard Scarry, which parents worldwide rely on to teach valuable lessons. Busytown is an enchanted place that's full of energy and life. Young audiences love to sing and laugh along with the show's characters as they make their way through the day. Always concerned for each other, the residents of Busytown make time for a song and a smile.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (22 of 30) Response
Program Title Safari (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30-11AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 14
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. Safari provides core programming in the areas of global ecology, wildlife biology and species conservation and preservation. Emmy winning wildlife expert John Ross travels to the farthest reaches of the world to bring the viewers face to face with some of the planet's most interesting animals. A dynamic experience for teens - they xplore the fascinating world of wildlife and discover what needs to be done to protect the animals and their habitat. Various age-appropriate global wildlife and ecology issues are introduced to the audience with in-depth and thoughtful explanations.
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 Safari (MeTV)
List date and time rescheduled Sat, 3/30/13 @ 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 # Sat. 3/23/13 #N/A
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (23 of 30) Response
Program Title Wimzie's House-2(ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 9:30-10am
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. Five year old Wimzie and her mother Graziella live in Yaya's house as does Rousso, Yaya's best friend. It is within this setting that we meet Jonus, Archibald, Loulou, Horace and Azuiline as they work out the relationships that grow out of being together and of growing up just a little bit every day. 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 crafted on socio-affective objectives. A daycare full of little monsters, what could be more real? Conflict, difficulty, resolution, triumph, laughter, tears, anger and joy. Wimzie is a world of enchantment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (24 of 30) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News (KCFW)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11-11:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 7
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 6
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. This program provides information and news to kids in a manner that is compelling as well as highly entertaining. The focus of the program is young people, allowing them to tell the stories in their own words. The large, diverse news team is made up of child journalists" reporting from a professional news set and from the field on stories of interest and with educational value to the show's young audience. The program serves to make a real difference in the lives of its audience, inserting the clear voice of the child into an adult-dominated media, providing a unique perspective to the news.
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 Teen Kids News (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sun, 3/17/13 @ 10:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 3/16/13 #1027
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Teen Kids News (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sun, 2/3/13 @ 10:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 2/2/13 #1021
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Teen Kids News (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sun 1/6/13 @ 11:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 1/5/13 #1017
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Teen Kids News (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sun, 2/10/13 @ 10:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 2/9/13 #1022
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #5

Questions Response
Title of Program Teen Kids News (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sun, 3/3/13 @ 10:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 3/2/13 #1025
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #6

Questions Response
Title of Program Teen Kids News (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sun, 3/10/13 @ 10:00am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? Yes
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 3/9/13 #1026
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #7

Questions Response
Title of Program Teen Kids News (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled N/A
Is the rescheduled date the second home? No
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Sat, 3/23/13 #1028
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (25 of 30) Response
Program Title The Chica Show (KCFW) (2/9/13-3/30/13)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8-8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
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 doors of "The Costume Coop" are now open for business! Step into the Coop as Chica, Kelly and the singing/dancing duo of Mr. and Mrs. C welcome you with open wings for fantastic adventures and dress-up fun.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (26 of 30) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures-3(MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 8-8:30AM
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. Utilizing humor as a powerful learning tool, Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theater. By basing the stories on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13, children get the message that their words have power, and that their voices are being heard. The show reinforces critical writing skills and emphasizes positive social messages.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (27 of 30) Response
Program Title Children Talk (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9-9:30AM
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 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Children Talk is a series where children talk about what they know and learn about what they don't. Featuring ventriloquist Taylor Mason, each weekly episode provides young viewers with an educational experience by visiting a variety of locations with historical or scientific significance. Visits are combined with practical demonstrations and useful information for building important life skills.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (28 of 30) Response
Program Title Pajanimals (KCFW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8:30-9am
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. Pajanimals is an original, full-length series for preschoolers designed to help parents and caregivers establish a bedtime routine for their children. From the comfort of their magical bedroom, the Pajanimals share with our audience the last moments of play before the day ends. This special time together leads to different discoveries, but one thing is always clear -- the world around them is welcoming and safe, and nighttime is a cozy, special time when accompanied by friendship and a song. The series follows the amazing adventures of four sweet and gentle characters, Sweet Pea Sue the pony, the excitable duck Squacky, the creative cow CowBella and the optimistic puppy Apollo through their imaginary journeys, these cuddly musical puppets venture out on amazing adventures of discovery, modeling the skills preschoolers need to move through their days successfully.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (29 of 30) Response
Program Title Noodle and Doodle (KCFW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:30-11am
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 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Noodle and Doodle features arts, crafts and healthy recipes inspired by real preschoolers experiences. With his new friends Noodle, a loveable puppet who likes to help in the kitchen, and Doodle, a virtual, electronic friend, Sean leads real preschoolers and viewers at home to make all kinds of kid-friendly creations. Viewers will discover healthy recipes and clever crafts that families can create together using materials from around the home. All of the cooking and crafting takes place inside a whimsical double-decker bus where Sean and his helpers demonstrate step-by-step how to creations in an engaging, simple way that families can recreate at home. Also along for the ride is Sean's dog Doggity, an adorable beagle with the special ability to take viewers into his imaginary, animated world where culinary canines use teamwork to solve problems and cook up treats in their own kitchen during a segment on Noodle and Doodle called Doggity.
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 Noodle and Doodle (KCFW)
List date and time rescheduled Sat, 3/23/13 @ 7:30-8am
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 # Sat, 3/23/13 #N/A
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (30 of 30) Response
Program Title Cookin' With Cutty (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9-9:30am
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 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Promoting positive health and nutrition lifestyle choices for children and their parents, fast-paced, high-energy segments featuring Cutty, Lisa, Blakely and the kids focus on the benefits of eating well, exercising and being tobacco free. Our mission is to encourage good health, nutrition and fitness habits to children around the world through the easiest learning method on earth--FUN!
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

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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 Kathie Bowers
Address 340 West Main Street
City Missoula
State MT
Zip 59802
Telephone Number 406-721-2063
Email Address kbowers@keci.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. Pre-emptions of Teen Kids News and Mystery Hunters were because of the following programs: Sat, 1/5-NBC aired US Army All American Football Sat, 2/2-NBC aired US Figure Skating Championships Sat, 2/9-NBC aired Major League Fishing Sat, 2/23-NBC aired Golf Central Sat, 3/2-NBC aired American Cup Gymnastics Sat, 3/16-NBC aired Major league Soccer Sat, 3/30-NBC aired Red Bull Natural Progressive * On Sat, 3/23-MeTV aired "Safari" with no E/I super. Made good the program on Sat, 3/30 at 11am.

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Other Matters (1 of 29) Response
Program Title Busy World of Richard Scarry-1 (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:30-9AM
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 animated series is based on the books by Richard Scarry, which parents worldwide rely on to teach valuable lessons. Busytown is an enchanted place that's full of energy and life. Young audiences love to sing and laugh along with the show's characters as they make their way through the day. Always concerned for each other, the residents of Busytown make time for a song and a smile.
Other Matters (2 of 29) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News (KCFW)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11-11:30AM
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. This program provides information and news to kids in a manner that is compelling as well as highly entertaining. The focus of the program is young people, allowing them to tell the stories in their own words. The large, diverse news team is made up of child journalists" reporting from a professional news set and from the field on stories of interest and with educational value to the show's young audience. The program serves to make a real difference in the lives of its audience, inserting the clear voice of the child into an adult-dominated media, providing a unique perspective to the news.
Other Matters (3 of 29) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures-4(MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 8:30-9AM
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. Utilizing humor as a powerful learning tool, Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theater. By basing the stories on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13, children get the message that their words have power, and that their voices are being heard. The show reinforces critical writing skills and emphasizes positive social messages.
Other Matters (4 of 29) Response
Program Title Doodlebops Rockn' Road Show (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 8-8:30AM
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. Intended to promote academic and social readiness in order to help young viewers toward ultimate competence and success in their future school and extracurricular environments. By means of fantasy, fun, music and adventure, the Doodlebops Band teaches kids about their world and gives them the vital understanding and behavioral tools to explore it.
Other Matters (5 of 29) Response
Program Title The Doodlebops (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 8:30-9AM
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. Intended to promote social and academic readiness thereby helping young viewers toward ultimate competence and success in their future school environment. By means of music, fantasy and fun, The Doodlebops encourage an understanding and appreciation of music, leading to creative development and gains in multiple other subject areas; aids in the enhancement of the viewers personal character and pro-social behavior; and teaches basic knowledge-based information.
Other Matters (6 of 29) Response
Program Title Edgemont (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 10:30-11AM
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. Focusing on social and emotional challenges faced by all secondary school students, from forming and maintaining family, friendship and romantic relationships, to ethical and moral choices. The objective is to demonstrate models of behavior for teen viewers, allowing them to consider choices and resolve issues and conflicts in a instructive way.
Other Matters (7 of 29) Response
Program Title Lazy Town (KCFW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10-10:30AM
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. Designed to encourage healthy eating and exercise, LazyTown is a mix of live and animated characters that come to life in an energetic and colorful world motivating kids through play to be active and make positive life choices. LazyTown is the fictional home of Sportacus, Stephanie, Trixie, Pixel, Ziggy, Stingy and Robbie Rotten. The four puppet characters "Ziggy, Pixel, Stingy and Trixie" represent some of the challenges all kids face in daily life: making healthy choices, sharing, making friends, and more. Sportacus is the larger-than-life action hero, who is the flipside of Robbie Rotten, representing positive and negative approaches to life. Stephanie is visiting LazyTown and her enthusiasm about making healthy choices helps pull it all together. LazyTown takes the important lessons of eating right and exercising and makes them simple and fun for both parents and preschoolers, designed to address the development needs of 2-5 year-olds through educational series that promote active, healthy lifestyles for younger children.
Other Matters (8 of 29) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures-1 (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8-8:30AM
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. Utilizing humor as a powerful learning tool, Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theater. By basing the stories on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13, children get the message that their words have power, and that their voices are being heard. The show reinforces critical writing skills and emphasizes positive social messages.
Other Matters (9 of 29) Response
Program Title Poppy Cat (KCFW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9-9:30AM
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. Poppy Cat is an adorable and curious feline who loves to explore with her colorful mix of animal friends. Poppy Cat was specifically written, and now animated, for a preschool audience. Each adventure is told from the point-of-view of Lara, a young girl with a vivid imagination and extraordinary storytelling ability who talks to her faithful cat Poppy. They travel to destinations full of fantasy and magic for fun-filled adventures in pirate ships, hot air balloons and rocket rides.
Other Matters (10 of 29) Response
Program Title Wimzie's House (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9-9:30AM
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. Five year old Wimzie and her mother Graziella live in Yaya's house as does Rousso, Yaya's best friend. It is within this setting that we meet Jonus, Archibald, Loulou, Horace and Azuiline as they work out the relationships that grow out of being together and of growing up just a little bit every day. 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 crafted on socio-affective objectives. A daycare full of little monsters, what could be more real? Conflict, difficulty, resolution, triumph, laughter, tears, anger and joy. Wimzie is a world of enchantment.
Other Matters (11 of 29) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures-3(MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 8-8:30AM
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. Utilizing humor as a powerful learning tool, Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theater. By basing the stories on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13, children get the message that their words have power, and that their voices are being heard. The show reinforces critical writing skills and emphasizes positive social messages.
Other Matters (12 of 29) Response
Program Title Horseland (M-F) (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon-Friday, 7:30-8AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 9 years to 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Not just a stable where kids learn to ride and take care of their animals, Horseland is a microcosm...a small world in which three pre-teen girls and a boy encounter and learn to resolve many of the same kinds of problems and issues that most kids face in their daily lives and struggle to become positive, productive adults.
Other Matters (13 of 29) Response
Program Title Travel Thru History (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10-10:30AM
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. Travel Thru History is designed to spark interest and enthusiasm in teens and their families to learn about our country's rich and fascinating history. The series visits diverse locales across the U.S. from Las Vegas to Key West.
Other Matters (14 of 29) Response
Program Title Justin Time (KCFW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30-10AM
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. Justin Time centers on Justin, a young boy who imagines himself traveling around the world at different points in world history. The show focuses on imagination, history and travel and introduces audiences to Justin, his imaginary friend Squidy and his time traveling pal Olive. Imagination and transformation take center stage in each episode when Justin gets excited about a new adventure his bedroom transforms into the destination of the far reaches of his imagination. Adventuring to the ends of the earth throughout human history, Justin and his two pals Olive and Squidgy engage bite-sized historical events while learning the necessities of social interaction and cognition.
Other Matters (15 of 29) Response
Program Title The Chica Show (KCFW)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8-8:30AM
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 doors of "The Costume Coop" are now open for business! Step into the Coop as Chica, Kelly and the singing/dancing duo of Mr. and Mrs. C welcome you with open wings for fantastic adventures and dress-up fun.
Other Matters (16 of 29) Response
Program Title Mad About (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 10-10:30AM
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. A true E/I series, Mad About episodes use a creative mixture of humor, improve, animation and viewer-generated video to convey important life skills such as personal finance, health and nutrition, fitness, conservation and decision making in a fun and entertaining way. Using a small company of skilled comedic actors, it incorporates comic monologues, sketch and improv comedy, eye-catching animation, music videos, humorous "man on the street" interviews, and viewer-created questions to explore life's issues.
Other Matters (17 of 29) Response
Program Title Safari (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30-11AM
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. Safari provides core programming in the areas of global ecology, wildlife biology and species conservation and preservation. Emmy winning wildlife expert John Ross travels to the farthest reaches of the world to bring the viewers face to face with some of the planet's most interesting animals. A dynamic experience for teens - they explore the fascinating world of wildlife and discover what needs to be done to protect the animals and their habitat. Various age-appropriate global wildlife and ecology issues are introduced to the audience with in-depth and thoughtful explanations.
Other Matters (18 of 29) Response
Program Title Wimzie's House-2 (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30-10AM
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. Five year old Wimzie and her mother Graziella live in Yaya's house as does Rousso, Yaya's best friend. It is within this setting that we meet Jonus, Archibald, Loulou, Horace and Azuiline as they work out the relationships that grow out of being together and of growing up just a little bit every day. 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 crafted on socio-affective objectives. A daycare full of little monsters, what could be more real? Conflict, difficulty, resolution, triumph, laughter, tears, anger and joy. Wimzie is a world of enchantment.
Other Matters (19 of 29) Response
Program Title Danger Rangers (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30-11AM
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 level of educational content is varied so as to be interesting and meaningful to children from 5 to 7 and beyond -- challenging younger viewers and reinforcing learning for older ones. Employing varying levels of humor and dealing with health and safety issues that are of universal importance, the series furthermore promotes co-viewing for children with their parents, caretakers, and younger and older siblings and friends.
Other Matters (20 of 29) Response
Program Title Country Mouse, City Mouse (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10-10:30AM
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.
Other Matters (21 of 29) Response
Program Title Mystery Hunters (KCFW)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 11:30AM-12PM
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. An innovative and empowering program, through critical observation, analytical thinking, and scientific testing, the series encourages children to question the world around them. There is a profound focus on history, culture, geography and international customs. The Mystery Hunters use critical thinking and scientific reasoning to show that things are not always what they seem.
Other Matters (22 of 29) Response
Program Title Kids Cooking for Kids (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 9:30-10AM
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. Mike and Will are twin brothers who love to eat. Based on experiences that began when the boys were only 5 years old, they want to share their love of cooking and eating with as many kids as possible. In each episode, Mike and Will demonstrate how to cook a particular dish, emphasizing the importance of good nutrition, kitchen safety and a healthy lifestyle.
Other Matters (23 of 29) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures (ThisTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 8-8:30AM
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. Utilizing humor as a powerful learning tool, Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theater. By basing the stories on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13, children get the message that their words have power, and that their voices are being heard. The show reinforces critical writing skills and emphasizes positive social messages.
Other Matters (24 of 29) Response
Program Title Green Screen Adventures-2 (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:30-9AM
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. Utilizing humor as a powerful learning tool, Green Screen Adventures sparks enthusiasm for writing through age-appropriate sketch comedy, original songs, puppetry and story theater. By basing the stories on the writing of elementary school students, ages 7-13, children get the message that their words have power, and that their voices are being heard. The show reinforces critical writing skills and emphasizes positive social messages.
Other Matters (25 of 29) Response
Program Title Workforce (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9:30-10AM
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. Workforce is designed to help young people make educated decisions about their future careers. In each episode, four teens are catapulted into a mob for one day to find out firsthand what different careers are all about. With a good sense of humor and a healthy understanding of humility, these teens take on various jobs including zookeeper, plastic surgeon, private detective, city mayor, veterinarian, crane operator, farmer, web designer, juggler, butcher and everything in between.
Other Matters (26 of 29) Response
Program Title Pajanimals (KECI)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 8:30-9AM
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. Pajanimals is an original, full-length series for preschoolers designed to help parents and caregivers establish a bedtime routine for their children. From the comfort of their magical bedroom, the Pajanimals share with our audience the last moments of play before the day ends. This special time together leads to different discoveries, but one thing is always clear -- the world around them is welcoming and safe, and nighttime is a cozy, special time when accompanied by friendship and a song. The series follows the amazing adventures of four sweet and gentle characters, Sweet Pea Sue the pony, the excitable duck Squacky, the creative cow CowBella and the optimistic puppy Apollo through their imaginary journeys, these cuddly musical puppets venture out on amazing adventures of discovery, modeling the skills preschoolers need to move through their days successfully.
Other Matters (27 of 29) Response
Program Title Children Talk (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 9-9:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. Children Talk is a series where children talk about what they know and learn about what they don't. Featuring ventriloquist Taylor Mason, each weekly episode provides young viewers with an educational experience by visiting a variety of locations with historical or scientific significance. Visits are combined with practical emonstrations and useful information for building important life skills.
Other Matters (28 of 29) Response
Program Title Cookin' with Cutty (MeTV)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays, 9-9:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. Promoting positive health and nutrition lifestyle choices for children and their parents, fast-paced, high-energy segments featuring Cutty, Lisa, Blakely and the kids focus on the benefits of eating well, exercising and being tobacco free. Our mission is to encourage good health, nutrition and fitness habits to children around the world through the easiest learning method on earth--FUN!
Other Matters (29 of 29) Response
Program Title Noodle and Doodle (KECI)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays, 10:30-11AM
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. Noodle and Doodle features arts, crafts and healthy recipes inspired by real preschoolers experiences. With his new friends Noodle, a loveable puppet who likes to help in the kitchen, and Doodle, a virtual, electronic friend, Sean leads real preschoolers and viewers at home to make all kinds of kid-friendly creations. Viewers will discover healthy recipes and clever crafts that families can create together using materials from around the home. All of the cooking and crafting takes place inside a whimsical double-decker bus where Sean and his helpers demonstrate step-by-step how to creations in an engaging, simple way that families can recreate at home. Also along for the ride is Sean's dog Doggity, an adorable beagle with the special ability to take viewers into his imaginary, animated world where culinary canines use teamwork to solve problems and cook up treats in their own kitchen during a segment on Noodle and Doodle called Doggity.

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