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

FRN:
0001529247
File Number:
CPR-128104
Submit Date:
04/02/2012
Call Sign:
KETD
Facility ID:
37101
City:
CASTLE ROCK
State:
CO
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/02/2012
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2012

General Information

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

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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

Digital Core Programs(7)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 7) Response
Program Title WILD AMERICA (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY, 3PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The objective of Wild America is to familiarize children with the animals of the North American continent, their interaction with other animals and their environment. Award-winning wildlife photographer and premier naturalist, Marty Stouffer, guides viewers on an exceptional journey in the life of various animals. Topics discussed include basic food gathering, mating, natural enemies, relationships to other animals, and the interaction of the specific ecology on the survival of the species. This program meets the definition of core programming by giving children a greater understanding of nature and specific animal species. It features up-close and detailed photography throughout the series. The idea is that children will better relate to the natural environment and learn to protect its inhabitants.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 7) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101 (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY, 4:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Real Life 101 presents real people pursuing real jobs and careers in an educational and informational format designed to help its viewers make important decisions about preparing for the future. The careers and people featured are carefully selected in order to present vivid impressions that can be used by the series young audience. Each episode showcases individuals working on the job and gives a realistic look into the everyday workings of various careers. This program meets the definition of core programming because it presents teenagers with guidance and insight into particular careers allowing them to make informed decisions about their future.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 7) Response
Program Title LAURA MCKENZIE TRAVELER (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY, 8 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Laura McKenzie Traveler is an in-depth travel show that offers entertaining, safe, educational and informational programming appropriate for general audiences of all ages. It provides an educational journey to significant destinations around the world. Graphic maps and/or detailed audio descriptions are included revealing where in the world the subject country/city is located. Laura takes viewers through major land formations and general terrain, all the while teaching about the creative and fine arts specific to these locations. She visits museums, entertainment venues, markets, specialty shops, town centers and more. The program meets the definition for core programming because it allows students to experience other cultures and traditions in an exciting and informational way.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 7) Response
Program Title Beta Records
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 6:30PM
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. Beta Records TV is a weekly half hour music progrqm thqt follows a magazine format with segments ranging from major label and independent artist interviews and unplugged studio performances. It features tutorials and how-to segments along with music industry career tips for producers and music industry executives and music as it pertains to fashion and pop culture.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 7) Response
Program Title SWAP TV (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY, 4pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Swap TV follows two teenagers from different backgrounds as they swap places for a weekend. Each teen gets to experience the others life circumstances, culture and family setting. Viewers see how the teens adapt to a new life situation and the changes that take place in their perceptions along the way. The program teaches tolerance of various races, creeds and backgrounds while exposing an appreciation to someone elses way of life. For this reason, the program fits the definition of core programming as it informs, entertains and promotes social values and respect.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 7) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY, 6 PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 12
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Teen Kids News is designed to meet the needs of a young audience by getting into their world and covering news in a teen appropriate manner. The program stimulates curiosity and develops their learning and cognitive, listening and thinking skills, and serves as an enhancement of their academic and educational experience. Each week the show features segments such as College and You (tips for choosing and getting into college), and Word (vocabulary skills training), as well as informational features for teens, such as reports about healthy eating; driving tips for new drivers, and internet predators. This program matches the definition of core programming by presenting news and features specifically targeted to teens so that they may be better prepared for the real world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 7) Response
Program Title PROFILES OF NATURE (53.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MONDAY - SATURDAY, 7 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 77
Total times aired 77
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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 is intended to educate and inform children 16 years of age and under. The series is an award winning wildlife program comprised of up close looks at the margin where civilization and wilderness meet, revealing both the best and worst of the laws of nature, and teaching children about animals and the environment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 1) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: TUESDAY, 6 PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 13
Number of Preemptions 0
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. Teen Kids News is designed to meet the needs of a young audience by getting into their world and covering news in a teen appropriate manner. The program stimulates curiosity and develops their learning and cognitive, listening and thinking skills, and serves as an enhancement of their academic and educational experience. Each week the show features segments such as College and You (tips for choosing and getting into college), and Word (vocabulary skills training), as well as informational features for teens, such as reports about healthy eating; driving tips for new drivers, and internet predators. This program matches the definition of core programming by presenting news and features specifically targeted to teens so that they may be better prepared for the real world.
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Yes
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes
Does the Licensee provide information regarding the program, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides consistent with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes

Date and Time Aired:

Questions Response
Date Time N/A

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 WINTER HORTON
Address 3000 BERING DRIVE
City HOUSTON
State TX
Zip 77057
Telephone Number 713-315-3412
Email Address whorton@lbimedia.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. ON SATURDAY, JUNE 12, 2010, THE KETD TRANSMITTER WAS DOWN FOR REPAIRS, WHICH PREEMPTED ALL PROGRAMMING. ***** ON TUESDAY, APRIL 20 AND JUNE 29 AND ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21 AND JUNE 30, B IN TUNE AND TEEN KIDS NEWS WERE EACH PREEMPTED AT THEIR REGULARLY-SCHEDULED TIMES FOR THE BROADCAST OF A 5-HOUR HARVEST SPECIAL TELETHON. SINCE THE PREEMPTED EPISODES COULD NOT BE RESCHEDULED, THESE PROGRAMS AIRED ONLY 10 TIMES DURING THE QUARTER ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY AND HAVE THEREFORE BEEN LISTED IN QUESTION 12 AS NON-CORE PROGRAMS FOR 2Q2010.

Other Matters (6)

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Other Matters (1 of 6) Response
Program Title PROFILES OF NATURE (53.1)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled MONDAY - SATURDAY, 7 AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
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. SEE ABOVE.
Other Matters (2 of 6) Response
Program Title REAL LIFE 101 (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY, 4:30PM
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. SEE ABOVE.
Other Matters (3 of 6) Response
Program Title LAURA MCKENZIE TRAVELER (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY, 8 AM
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. SEE ABOVE.
Other Matters (4 of 6) Response
Program Title SWAP TV (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY, 4 PM
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. SEE ABOVE.
Other Matters (5 of 6) Response
Program Title ANIMAL ATLAS CLASSICS (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY, 3:30 PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. SEE ABOVE.
Other Matters (6 of 6) Response
Program Title TEEN KIDS NEWS (53.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SATURDAY, 6PM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. SEE ABOVE.

Certification

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Question Response

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

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

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

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

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

KRCA LICENSE, LLC


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