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

FRN:
0020043568
File Number:
CPR-140309
Submit Date:
04/08/2013
Call Sign:
KSBS-CD
Facility ID:
168750
City:
DENVER
State:
CO
Service:
Digital Class A
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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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 CTN
Nielsen DMA Denver
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 8.0
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 0.0
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: 0.0
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(16)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 16) Response
Program Title Dr. Wonder
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 9.30am (.1 & .3) Sat. 11a (.4)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dr. Wonder is a show that is performed by deaf actors, including children, with everything communicated in both voice-over and sign language. It is a great educational, informational, and teaching tool for children in life lessons. The education is fantastic for hearing and the hearing impaired, not only to learn sign language but also object lessons and how to overcome difficulties encountered as children and how to deal with these setbacks.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 16) Response
Program Title Lugar Secreto (Spanish Language)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tue-Fri. 8am & Mon-Thurs. 4pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 103
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program is in Spanish, aimed at pre-teens. Each program addresses moral problems such as lying, stealing, etc. The programs also include science experiments, and teach practical life lessons.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 16) Response
Program Title Gospel Bill
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 8am (.1 & .3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
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 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Set in a fictional old west town, Sheriff Gospel Bill teaches morality and responsibility based on the Bible. Instructs children on how to handle trials and struggles through the experiences of the cast which the children can relate to, depicted in the skits and music, giving them something to think about and practice in their own lives.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 16) Response
Program Title Star Family (heart Club for Kids)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 7am (.1 & .3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
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 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Through the use of puppets, songe, bible stories, the alphabet, crafts, etc., the children are taught not only moral lessons, but also manual and ental dexterity.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 16) Response
Program Title Worship for Kids
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 6am (.1)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
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 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program contributes to educational, social, and intellectual development, through the use of songs and biblical readings to illustrate moral teachings. It challenges children in this age group to learn simple life skills in dealing with parents, peers, and neighbors.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 16) Response
Program Title La Casita (Spanish Language)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon 8am, Fri 4pm & Sat 7:30am (.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 28
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 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This is a puppet style program in Spanish aimed at children under 10 years of age. It features dramatizations of historical and Biblical stories, each program dealing with a single moral subject.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 16) Response
Program Title Tu Historia Perferida
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 8am, Tu-F 8:30am & M-F 4:30pm (.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 30
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 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Puppets teach children important life lessons from the Bible such as honesty and morality.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 16) Response
Program Title Sonshiny Day
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 6:30am (.1 & .3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
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 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Sonshiny Day is a show that has a mix of human and puppet characters. The program features a host, Audrey, who along with her friends, teach morality lessons and has pro-social themes. Through songs, music, games, and prayer introduce early learning concepts.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 16) Response
Program Title Gerbert / Heath & The Checker Shoe Band (replaced Gerbert on 2/9)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10am (.4)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
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 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Gerbert is a lovable good-news-preaching puppet that teaches children about kindness and friendship, and the importance of loving your neighbor. His cast of friends include a variety of multi-ethnic children. Heath and the Checker Shoe Band is a puppet ministry focused on demonstrating God's love to children. The show is focused on showing that God has made each child unique and that God has a purpose for that uniqueness.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 16) Response
Program Title Gina D's Kids Club
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 9am (.1 & .3) Sat 10:30am (.4)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
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. A family friendly program targeting kids ages 2 through 5. Hosted by a female positive adult role model. Scripts are designed to educate and promote actions and interpersonal skills such as helping others, negotiation, sharing and tolerance, with an ending (Gina D's letter to Grandma) reinforcing those educational objectives.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 16) Response
Program Title One Cubed
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 8:30am (.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. One Cubed uses music to communicate internationally. Although viewers may not understand Hindi, Russian, or Cantonese, the combination of music and video creates a language that is universal. By experiencing different musical genres from around the world, viewers discover they have much in common with their global neighbors no matter what their ethnicity or culture may be. This program is designed to reach out to young people and inspire them to discover a relationship with God.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 16) Response
Program Title Homeschool Lessons
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 9am (.4)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 60 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. This program is designed to expose children to art, history and music. There are lessons that walk children through the basics of drawing, history, and music, all presented in an entertaining fashion to teach and inspire.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 16) Response
Program Title Dooley & Pals
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 8:30am (.1 & .3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
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 Dooley & Pals Show is a unique children't show built on the concept of education through entertainment and discovery. With its colorful cast of characters - the lovable alien Dooley, his robot buddy M.A.R.T.I.E. and space creatures, Cosmos and Zoom - the Dooley and Pals series combines music and dancing with life lessons and pro-social skills along with Bible Fun Facts.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 16) Response
Program Title Becky's Barn
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 7.30am (.1 & .3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 7
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 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Educational through teaching the alphabet, colors, crafts, musical notes, etc., this program is also informational in humanitarian values such as honesty, anger, fear, joy, forgiveness, love, thankfulness, patience and cooperation. This is program directed to prepare children for grade school.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 16) Response
Program Title Captain Hook
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 8:30a (.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
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 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Targeted to children 10 and under, this program features puppets and actors in a pirate ship setting, and deals with a wide range of problems faced by children today. It teaches children life lessons through songs, skits, quizzes, and stories. It takes an educational approach to understanding the theme or topic of each program and how to apply these themes to their lives.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 16) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11:30am (.4)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
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 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Adventures in Odyssey presents original animated stories brought to life by actors who make you feel like part of the experience. These fictional, character-building dramas are created by an award-winning team that uses storytelling to teach lasting truths.
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 David M. Drucker
Address PO Box 1471
City Evergreen
State CO
Zip 80437
Telephone Number 303-526-1702
Email Address ddrucker@wildblue.net
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 (12)

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Other Matters (1 of 12) Response
Program Title Dooley & Pals
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 8:30am (.1 & .3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
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 Dooley & Pals Show is a unique children't show built on the concept of education through entertainment and discovery. With its colorful cast of characters - the lovable alien Dooley, his robot buddy M.A.R.T.I.E. and space creatures, Cosmos and Zoom - the Dooley and Pals series combines music and dancing with life lessons and pro-social skills along with Bible Fun Facts.
Other Matters (2 of 12) Response
Program Title Lugar Secreto (Spanish Language)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tu-F 8am, M-Th. 4pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 104
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program is in Spanish, aimed at pre-teens. Each program addresses moral problems such as lying, stealing, etc. The programs also include science experiments, and teach practical life lessons.
Other Matters (3 of 12) Response
Program Title Star Family (Heart Club for Kids)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 7am (.1 & .3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Through the use of puppets, songe, bible stories, the alphabet, crafts, etc., the children are taught not only moral lessons, but also manual and ental dexterity.
Other Matters (4 of 12) Response
Program Title Heath and the Checker Shoe Band
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 10am (.4)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Heath and the Checker Shoe Band is a puppet ministry focused on demonstrating God's love to children. The show is focused on showing that God has made each child unique and that God has a purpose for that uniqueness.
Other Matters (5 of 12) Response
Program Title Dr. Wonder
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 9:30am (.1 & .3) Sat. 11a (.4)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Dr. Wonder is a show that is performed by deaf actors, including children, with everything communicated in both voice-over and sign language. It is a great educational, informational, and teaching tool for children in life lessons. The education is fantastic for hearing and the hearing impaired, not only to learn sign language but also object lessons and how to overcome difficulties encountered as children and how to deal with these setbacks.
Other Matters (6 of 12) Response
Program Title Gina D's Kids Club
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 9am (.1 & .3) Sat. 10:30am (.4)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
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. A family friendly program targeting kids ages 2 through 5. Hosted by a female positive adult role model. Scripts are designed to educate and promote actions and interpersonal skills such as helping others, negotiation, sharing and tolerance, with an ending (Gina D's letter to Grandma) reinforcing those educational objectives.
Other Matters (7 of 12) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 11:30am (.4)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Adventures in Odyssey presents original animated stories brought to life by actors who make you feel like part of the experience. These fictional, character-building dramas are created by an award-winning team that uses storytelling to teach lasting truths.
Other Matters (8 of 12) Response
Program Title La Casita (Spanish Language)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon 8am, Fri 4pm & Sat 7:30am (.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 29
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This is a puppet style program in Spanish aimed at children under 10 years of age. It features dramatizations of historical and Biblical stories, each program dealing with a single moral subject.
Other Matters (9 of 12) Response
Program Title Captain Hook
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun. 8:30am (.2)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Targeted to children 10 and under, this program features puppets and actors in a pirate ship setting, and deals with a wide range of problems faced by children today. It teaches children life lessons through songs, skits, quizzes, and stories. It takes an educational approach to understanding the theme or topic of each program and how to apply these themes to their lives.
Other Matters (10 of 12) Response
Program Title Gospel Bill
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 8am (.1 & .3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Set in a fictional old west town, Sheriff Gospel Bill teaches morality and responsibility based on the Bible. Instructs children on how to handle trials and struggles through the experiences of the cast which the children can relate to, depicted in the skits and music, giving them something to think about and practice in their own lives.
Other Matters (11 of 12) Response
Program Title Homeschool Lessons
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9am (.4)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Length of Program 60 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program is designed to expose children to art, history and music. There are lessons that walk children through the basics of drawing, history, and music, all presented in an entertaining fashion to teach and inspire.
Other Matters (12 of 12) Response
Program Title Becky's Barn
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat. 7:30am (.1 &.3)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 9 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Educational through teaching the alphabet, colors, crafts, musical notes, etc., this program is also informational in humanitarian values such as honesty, anger, fear, joy, forgiveness, love, thankfulness, patience and cooperation. This is program directed to prepare children for grade school.

Certification

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

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

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

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

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

Denver Digital Television, LLC


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