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

FRN:
0001887363
File Number:
CPR-139728
Submit Date:
04/03/2013
Call Sign:
KARE
Facility ID:
23079
City:
MINNEAPOLIS
State:
MN
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/03/2013
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2013

General Information

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Applicant Information

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Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Network Affiliation
Affiliated network NBC
Nielsen DMA Minneapolis-St.Paul
Web Home Page Address www.kare11.com

Digital Core Programming

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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: 3.0
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(17)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 17) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10:00 am (Eff. 2/3/13, UFN) (See #17)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
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 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is a television series for children, featuring the loveable and talented Courtney Campbell, and her family of fun-loving friends. Each episode mirrors a slice of everyday life, from problems to celebrations and everything in between. Courtney lives with her cat, Mr. D., and her three dogs, Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo - definitely an offbeat family! Courtney's home is warm, friendly and inviting. A cozy place, where all children feel comfortable hanging out, singing songs and hearing stories. This show airs on our digital channel 11.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 17) Response
Program Title Mouse in the House (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 11:30 am (Eff. 2/3/13, UFN) (See #17)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 9
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 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mouse in the House is a science series that educates children about science concepts, introducing them to science and math by exploring fundamental principles such as gravity, pressure, kinetics and magnetism by conducting science experiments in an integrated and entertaining way. It is produced using a combination of 3D animation and live footage. The host, Max, is a 3D animated mouse in a 3D animated laboratory setting. Max the Mouse talks to the audience and the participants, explaining what the science concept and experiment is and how to perform it. The participants are junior high school children guided by a science facilitator. Together they perform the experiment instructed by Max the Mouse. Max also proceeds via 3D animation to explain the outcome of the experiment and how it happened. This show airs on our digital channel 11.2.
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 Mouse in the House (11.2)
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, 3/10/13, 8:30 am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Sunday, 3/3/13
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (3 of 17) Response
Program Title Pajanimals (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:30 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The Pajanimals are a group of four preschool aged puppets who live together in a house with their off-screen mother and father. They reside primarily in their bedroom, a dormitory of sorts, where they complete their nighttime routine of brushing teeth and conversing quietly before falling to sleep. The quiet time, always turns into a discussion that results in a dream-like adventure to solve a problem, such as overcoming shyness, making a new friend, or dealing with a bully. The adventure takes place in several nighttime dream locales where special friends help them work through the social/emotional problem of the day. Specific approaches to managing the problem are demonstrated and practiced throughout the adventure. The children return home in time to get ample rest, confident about facing their issues when they awaken the following day.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 17) Response
Program Title LazyTown (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7:00 am
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. Lazy Town encourages fitness and healthful habits for preschool children. In the imaginary setting of Lazy Town, characters' eating and fitness habits are linked to problem solving in their world. The lead character is Stephanie, a young girl who guides the audience through the story as she and her friends ("human" puppets) and her Uncle (Mayor Milford Meanswell) navigate life within Lazy Town. Robbie Rotten, the underground spy and influencer who personifies the ethos of Lazy Town, is determined to ruin the health and fitness practices of Stephanie and her friends. When the kids have difficulty with Robbie Rotten, Sportacus, a gymnast/athlete prepared to answer any call for help, comes to the rescue from his home in a zeppelin-like aircraft that hovers over earth. The underlying themes of Lazy Town stress the importance of eating "sports candy" (aka fruits and vegetables), always obtaining sufficient sleep, and going outside to engage in a wide range of physical activities including playing games, competing athletically, and even building forts and play structures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 17) Response
Program Title The Wiggles (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:00 am (1/5/13-2/2/13) (See #17)
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 Wiggles is a musical variety show specifically designed for pre-school children. Starring Tony, Murray, Greg and Jeff, the Wiggles offer a montage of skits that are specifically designed for teaching and entertaining the preschool audience. Supported by an ensemble of characters, larger than life animals (humans dressed as animal characters) as well as a pirate, Captain Feathersword; the Wiggles teach numbers, letters, colors, matching and classifying what belongs together (or not), and following directions. Featuring dancing and occasional guest artists the Wiggles provides a plethora of visual interest for the viewer, while presenting the lessons in an easily understandable and developmentally appropriate manner for the preschool child.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 17) Response
Program Title Poppy Cat (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11:00 am (See #17)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 11
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 2
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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, based on the book series by Lara Jones, models the use of imagination and storytelling to encourage creative thinking in viewers. Each episode features the narrator Lara, reading a story about Poppy Cat, to her own cat (who is also named Poppy). She weaves an exciting tale following her imagination, which leads her to distant lands reached by boat, plane, hot air balloon or train. Each story features Poppy Cat, as the leader of a group of animal friends, a resident bully Egbert the badger, and other occasionally recurring characters. A prevailing message emerges within each episode to be nice to your friends and always work together. There remains an overarching implicit message within every episode as well: think creatively and exercise your mind through reading and storytelling - for these activities always lead to enjoyment and adventure.
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 Poppy Cat (11.1)
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 3/23/13, 7:00 am
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 # Saturday, 3/23/13 #EPCT104H
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Poppy Cat (11.1)
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, 1/6/13, 12:30 pm
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 # Saturday, 1/5/13 #EPCT107H
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (7 of 17) Response
Program Title Gina D's Kids Club (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10:30 am (Eff. 2/3/13, UFN) (See #17)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
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 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Gina D's Kids Club is an exciting, educational television series for preschoolers ages 3-6. Specifically-themed shows address the learning needs and potential of young children, as they entertain, amuse and delight viewers of all ages through a combination of live action and dynamic 3-D animation! This curriculum-based preschool program aims to teach kids social skills, language arts, and math through dances, silly songs, and colorful skits. The show represents an attractive alternative to current programming because Gina D's Kids Club is hosted by a positive adult female role model, who connects with her young viewers in the same manner that children relate to a young teacher. Each show concludes with Gina D writing a letter to her Grandmother to review the educational highlights of the day's events at the clubhouse. The major premise of Gina D's Kids Club is establishing and reinforcing positive values and behaviors through original songs and character performances that viewing children will choose to adopt and imitate. This show airs on our digital channel 11.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 17) Response
Program Title Justin Time (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11:30 am (See #17)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 4
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 4
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 features a little boy, Justin, who wants very much to master his destiny, have great adventures, and solve problems. He begins with a problem that vexes him and daydreams his way into an adventure that takes him to different places around the world, providing him with an experience to help solve his problem when he returns home. Justin is accompanied by two imaginary friends throughout his adventures; Olive, a knowledgeable playmate, and Squidgy, the morphing flying sponge, who provides commentary and comedy along the way. Some examples of Justin's lessons involve learning that it takes focus to achieve success, our failures can teach what we need to do to succeed next time, or when one path to solve a problem doesn't work, you can find an alternative way to achieve your goal. Justin promotes self-directed learning from the young child's perspective and imagination.
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 Justin Time (11.1)
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, 1/6/13, 1:00 pm
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 # Saturday, 1/5/13 #EJTM101H
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #2

Questions Response
Title of Program Justin Time (11.1)
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 3/16/13, 7:30 am
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 # Saturday, 3/16/13 #EJTM106H
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #3

Questions Response
Title of Program Justin Time (11.1)
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 3/23/13, 7:30 am
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 # Saturday, 3/23/13 #EJTM109H
Reason for Preemption Sports

Digital Preemption Programs #4

Questions Response
Title of Program Justin Time (11.1)
List date and time rescheduled Saturday, 3/9/13, 7:30 am
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 # Saturday, 3/9/13 #EJTM103H
Reason for Preemption Sports
Digital Core Program (9 of 17) Response
Program Title Angel's Friends (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday & Sunday, 9:00 am (1/5/13-1/27/13) (See #17)
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Pretty Raf, a very young angel who has just turned 15 stars, lives in Angie Town, the metropolis of the angels and who, with her best friends, Urie and Dolce, attends a special class in school... that will transform them into 100% Guardian Angels!!! This is why they are sent to Earth, accompanied in their mission by their respective mascots, tiny animals gifted with magical powers, but their task is pitted by the Devils, young devils that have to practice to become 100% Guardian Devils!!! With it's magical world exploring the fallibility of the angelic, ANGEL'S FRIENDS is like a breath of fresh air. The stories, characters and setting are thought provoking and engaging. Kids are taken on an inspirational journey that stirs their spirit and provides recallable moral tools for the decisions they face in everyday life. This show airs on our digital channel 11.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 17) Response
Program Title Beta Records (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday & Sunday, 9:30 am (1/5/13-1/27/13) (See #17)
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 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 centric show that follows a magazine format with segments ranging from major & indie artist interviews and unplugged performances in BETA's studios, "Electro" Ross Blomgren's tutorials and how-to's, producer & music executive tips, Internet heroes, The Vault (legendary artists), and music as it pertains to fashion and pop culture. Helps kids make the connection between an education and the rest of their lives by showing how relevant education is. That relevance gap can be the difference between staying in school and dropping out. This show airs on our digital channel 11.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 17) Response
Program Title Gina D's Kids Club (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 11:00 am (Eff. 2/3/13, UFN) (See #17)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Total times aired 9
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 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Gina D's Kids Club is an exciting, educational television series for preschoolers ages 3-6. Specifically-themed shows address the learning needs and potential of young children, as they entertain, amuse and delight viewers of all ages through a combination of live action and dynamic 3-D animation! This curriculum-based preschool program aims to teach kids social skills, language arts, and math through dances, silly songs, and colorful skits. The show represents an attractive alternative to current programming because Gina D's Kids Club is hosted by a positive adult female role model, who connects with her young viewers in the same manner that children relate to a young teacher. Each show concludes with Gina D writing a letter to her Grandmother to review the educational highlights of the day's events at the clubhouse. The major premise of Gina D's Kids Club is establishing and reinforcing positive values and behaviors through original songs and character performances that viewing children will choose to adopt and imitate. This show airs on our digital channel 11.2.
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 Gina D's Kids Club (11.2)
List date and time rescheduled Sunday, 3/10/13, 8:00 am
Is the rescheduled date the second home? Yes
Were promotional efforts made to notify the public of rescheduled date and time? No
Date Preempted
Episode # Sunday, 3/3/13
Reason for Preemption Other
Digital Core Program (12 of 17) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9:00 am (Eff. 2/3/13, UFN) (See #17)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
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 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is a television series for children, featuring the loveable and talented Courtney Campbell, and her family of fun-loving friends. Each episode mirrors a slice of everyday life, from problems to celebrations and everything in between. Courtney lives with her cat, Mr. D., and her three dogs, Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo - definitely an offbeat family! Courtney's home is warm, friendly and inviting. A cozy place, where all children feel comfortable hanging out, singing songs and hearing stories. This show airs on our digital channel 11.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (13 of 17) Response
Program Title Passport to Explore (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday & Sunday 10:00 am (1/5/13-1/27/13) (See #17)
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Teens travel the globe in search of exciting and adventure filled places to show you - and learn a little something in the process. Join in with the five ''young explorer'' hosts who lead informal, fun adventures - PASSPORT TO EXPLORE is an atypical approach to TV travel-zines, since the focus on areas of interest is specifically aimed to the 13-16 year old set. Focuses on cities such as Washington D.C., New York, Boston, Los Angeles/Hollywood, Las Vegas, Seattle, and Vancouver. This show airs on our digital channel 11.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 17) Response
Program Title Virus Attack (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday & Sunday, 10:30 am (1/5/13-1/27/13) (See #17)
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Virus Attack is a series that depicts pollution as DNA infected by viruses which nourish themselves with pollution, drought, hate and violence. The three main characters represent the anti-viruses who are combating the evil viruses. David has become the power to ward off the evil viruses. His father, Professor Amaldi, has devoted his life to finding a solution to the evil gene of wickedness. This show airs on our digital channel 11.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 17) Response
Program Title Noodle & Doodle (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7:30 am
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. Noodle and Doodle, an instructional series, features creating art projects and cooking projects around a specific theme. Host, Sean, drives around in a double-decker bus fully equipped with art supplies and a kitchen, ready for any assignment. The projects encourage parent engagement and often feature families working together to make something to display within the child's home. Sean's side-kick, Doggity, is an ever-faithful beagle who transforms into an animated character during interstitial trips to a parallel universe, set in a kitchen full of prank playing animated characters. The art projects typically promote utilizing recycled materials in order to demonstrate that creativity can transform something intended for one purpose into something that achieves a completely different goal.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 17) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9:30 am (Eff. 2/3/13, UFN) (See #17)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
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 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is a television series for children, featuring the loveable and talented Courtney Campbell, and her family of fun-loving friends. Each episode mirrors a slice of everyday life, from problems to celebrations and everything in between. Courtney lives with her cat, Mr. D., and her three dogs, Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo - definitely an offbeat family! Courtney's home is warm, friendly and inviting. A cozy place, where all children feel comfortable hanging out, singing songs and hearing stories. This show airs on our digital channel 11.2.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 17) Response
Program Title The Chica Show (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:00 am (Eff. 2/9/13, UFN) (See #17)
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. Chica is a five-year-old chick who spends her days with her parents in their costume shop, the Coop. The shop's one employee, Kelly, doubles as Chica's nanny and the ensemble is rounded out with Bunji, a large floppy eared rabbit and Stitches, a straw mannequin that sits in the window. In each episode Chica develops or encounters a problem that she cannot immediately resolve. Usually her issues involve impulse control, distractibility, judgment, and inter-personal behaviors. She and Kelly usually work on the problem through an adventure-a fantasy transformation to animation-- where Bunji and Stitches come alive and join Chica and Kelly for the problem solving process. The core educational content is primarily socio-emotional development, and Chica learns how to express herself properly, think before she acts, and interact with others effectively. She often learns that it takes hard work and practice to become proficient at different skills.
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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Liaison Contact

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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 Laurie Boyce
Address 8811 Olson Memorial Highway
City Golden Valley
State MN
Zip 55427
Telephone Number 763-797-7355
Email Address lboyce@kare11.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. QUESTION 10, Program #1 & 2 Effective 2/9/13, NBC replaced The Wiggles with The Chica Show. ********** QUESTION 10, Program #4 Poppy Cat was preempted on Saturday, 1/5/13, due a Minnesota Vikings show airing in the regularly scheduled time period for this program on this day. KARE-TV rescheduled this program for this date on Sunday, 1/6/13 at 12:30 pm. KARE-TV informed viewers both over the air and through the TV Listing Services. ********** QUESTION 10, Program #4 Poppy Cat was preempted on Saturday, 3/23/13, due to NBC's coverage of the World Figure Skating Championship airing in the regularly scheduled time period for this program on this day. KARE-TV rescheduled this program for this date on Saturday, 3/23/13 at 7:00 am. KARE-TV informed viewers both over the air and through the TV Listing Services. ********** QUESTION 10, Program #5 Justin Time was preempted on Saturday, 1/5/13, due a Minnesota Vikings show airing in the regularly scheduled time period for this program on this day. KARE-TV rescheduled this program for this date on Sunday, 1/6/13 at 1:00 pm. KARE-TV informed viewers both over the air and through the TV Listing Services. ********** QUESTION 10, Program #5 Justin Time was preempted on Saturday, 3/9/13, due to NBC's coverage of an NBC Sports Special airing in the regularly scheduled time period for this program on this day. KARE-TV rescheduled this program for this date on Saturday, 3/9/13 at 7:30 am. KARE-TV informed viewers both over the air and through the TV Listing Services. ********** QUESTION 10, Program #5 Justin Time was preempted on Saturday, 3/16/13, due to NBC's coverage of Major League Soccer airing in the regularly scheduled time period for this program on this day. KARE-TV rescheduled this program for this date on Saturday, 3/16/13 at 7:30 am. KARE-TV informed viewers both over the air and through the TV Listing Services. ********** QUESTION 10, Program #5 Justin Time was preempted on Saturday, 3/23/13, due to NBC's coverage of an the World Figure Skating Championship airing in the regularly scheduled time period for this program on this day. KARE-TV rescheduled this program for this date on Saturday, 3/23/13 at 7:30 am. KARE-TV informed viewers both over the air and through the TV Listing Services. ********** QUESTION 10, Programs #8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 Effective 2/3/13, WeatherNation (11.2) changed their Children's programming. Instead of airing on Saturdays & Sundays, Children's programming moved to Sundays only. ********** QUESTION 10, Programs #16 & 17 Due to satellite interference from a solar outage, Gina D's Kids Club and Mouse in the House did not air properly on Weather Nation (11.2) on Sunday, 3/3/13. Weather Nation rescheduled these programs on Sunday, 3/10, from 8:00 - 9:00 am. THE MORE YOU KNOW WEBSITE "The More You Know's" comprehensive website (themoreyouknow.com) provides in-depth referral information, in connection with the on-air public service announcements. Content includes: video of all current public service announcements, a general campaign overview, and referral information by topic to partnering agencies referenced in the PSAs. The site includes a comprehensive list of the campaign's accolades, including Emmy and Peabody awards. In addition, a behind-the-scenes story with clips from talent interviews can be viewed.

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Program Title Pajanimals (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:30 am
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 Pajanimals are a group of four preschool aged puppets who live together in a house with their off-screen mother and father. They reside primarily in their bedroom, a dormitory of sorts, where they complete their nighttime routine of brushing teeth and conversing quietly before falling to sleep. The quiet time, always turns into a discussion that results in a dream-like adventure to solve a problem, such as overcoming shyness, making a new friend, or dealing with a bully. The adventure takes place in several nighttime dream locales where special friends help them work through the social/emotional problem of the day. Specific approaches to managing the problem are demonstrated and practiced throughout the adventure. The children return home in time to get ample rest, confident about facing their issues when they awaken the following day.
Other Matters (2 of 12) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10:00 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is a television series for children, featuring the loveable and talented Courtney Campbell, and her family of fun-loving friends. Each episode mirrors a slice of everyday life, from problems to celebrations and everything in between. Courtney lives with her cat, Mr. D., and her three dogs, Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo - definitely an offbeat family! Courtney's home is warm, friendly and inviting. A cozy place, where all children feel comfortable hanging out, singing songs and hearing stories.
Other Matters (3 of 12) Response
Program Title Mouse in the House (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 11:30 am
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. Mouse in the House is a science series that educates children about science concepts, introducing them to science and math by exploring fundamental principles such as gravity, pressure, kinetics and magnetism by conducting science experiments in an integrated and entertaining way. It is produced using a combination of 3D animation and live footage. The host, Max, is a 3D animated mouse in a 3D animated laboratory setting. Max the Mouse talks to the audience and the participants, explaining what the science concept and experiment is and how to perform it. The participants are junior high school children guided by a science facilitator. Together they perform the experiment instructed by Max the Mouse. Max also proceeds via 3D animation to explain the outcome of the experiment and how it happened.
Other Matters (4 of 12) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9:00 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is a television series for children, featuring the loveable and talented Courtney Campbell, and her family of fun-loving friends. Each episode mirrors a slice of everyday life, from problems to celebrations and everything in between. Courtney lives with her cat, Mr. D., and her three dogs, Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo - definitely an offbeat family! Courtney's home is warm, friendly and inviting. A cozy place, where all children feel comfortable hanging out, singing songs and hearing stories.
Other Matters (5 of 12) Response
Program Title Gina D's Kids Club (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 11:00 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Gina D's Kids Club is an exciting, educational television series for preschoolers ages 3-6. Specifically-themed shows address the learning needs and potential of young children, as they entertain, amuse and delight viewers of all ages through a combination of live action and dynamic 3-D animation! This curriculum-based preschool program aims to teach kids social skills, language arts, and math through dances, silly songs, and colorful skits. The show represents an attractive alternative to current programming because Gina D's Kids Club is hosted by a positive adult female role model, who connects with her young viewers in the same manner that children relate to a young teacher. Each show concludes with Gina D writing a letter to her Grandmother to review the educational highlights of the day's events at the clubhouse. The major premise of Gina D's Kids Club is establishing and reinforcing positive values and behaviors through original songs and character performances that viewing children will choose to adopt and imitate.
Other Matters (6 of 12) Response
Program Title Poppy Cat (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11:00 am
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, based on the book series by Lara Jones, models the use of imagination and storytelling to encourage creative thinking in viewers. Each episode features the narrator Lara, reading a story about Poppy Cat, to her own cat (who is also named Poppy). She weaves an exciting tale following her imagination, which leads her to distant lands reached by boat, plane, hot air balloon or train. Each story features Poppy Cat, as the leader of a group of animal friends, a resident bully Egbert the badger, and other occasionally recurring characters. A prevailing message emerges within each episode to be nice to your friends and always work together. There remains an overarching implicit message within every episode as well: think creatively and exercise your mind through reading and storytelling - for these activities always lead to enjoyment and adventure.
Other Matters (7 of 12) Response
Program Title LazyTown (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7:00 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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. Lazy Town encourages fitness and healthful habits for preschool children. In the imaginary setting of Lazy Town, characters' eating and fitness habits are linked to problem solving in their world. The lead character is Stephanie, a young girl who guides the audience through the story as she and her friends ("human" puppets) and her Uncle (Mayor Milford Meanswell) navigate life within Lazy Town. Robbie Rotten, the underground spy and influencer who personifies the ethos of Lazy Town, is determined to ruin the health and fitness practices of Stephanie and her friends. When the kids have difficulty with Robbie Rotten, Sportacus, a gymnast/athlete prepared to answer any call for help, comes to the rescue from his home in a zeppelin-like aircraft that hovers over earth. The underlying themes of Lazy Town stress the importance of eating "sports candy" (aka fruits and vegetables), always obtaining sufficient sleep, and going outside to engage in a wide range of physical activities including playing games, competing athletically, and even building forts and play structures.
Other Matters (8 of 12) Response
Program Title Noodle & Doodle (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 7:30 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
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, an instructional series, features creating art projects and cooking projects around a specific theme. Host, Sean, drives around in a double-decker bus fully equipped with art supplies and a kitchen, ready for any assignment. The projects encourage parent engagement and often feature families working together to make something to display within the child's home. Sean's side-kick, Doggity, is an ever-faithful beagle who transforms into an animated character during interstitial trips to a parallel universe, set in a kitchen full of prank playing animated characters. The art projects typically promote utilizing recycled materials in order to demonstrate that creativity can transform something intended for one purpose into something that achieves a completely different goal.
Other Matters (9 of 12) Response
Program Title Justin Time (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 11:30 am
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 features a little boy, Justin, who wants very much to master his destiny, have great adventures, and solve problems. He begins with a problem that vexes him and daydreams his way into an adventure that takes him to different places around the world, providing him with an experience to help solve his problem when he returns home. Justin is accompanied by two imaginary friends throughout his adventures; Olive, a knowledgeable playmate, and Squidgy, the morphing flying sponge, who provides commentary and comedy along the way. Some examples of Justin's lessons involve learning that it takes focus to achieve success, our failures can teach what we need to do to succeed next time, or when one path to solve a problem doesn't work, you can find an alternative way to achieve your goal. Justin promotes self-directed learning from the young child's perspective and imagination.
Other Matters (10 of 12) Response
Program Title The Chica Show (11.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday, 10:00 am
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. Chica is a five-year-old chick who spends her days with her parents in their costume shop, the Coop. The shop's one employee, Kelly, doubles as Chica's nanny and the ensemble is rounded out with Bunji, a large floppy eared rabbit and Stitches, a straw mannequin that sits in the window. In each episode Chica develops or encounters a problem that she cannot immediately resolve. Usually her issues involve impulse control, distractibility, judgment, and inter-personal behaviors. She and Kelly usually work on the problem through an adventure-a fantasy transformation to animation-- where Bunji and Stitches come alive and join Chica and Kelly for the problem solving process. The core educational content is primarily socio-emotional development, and Chica learns how to express herself properly, think before she acts, and interact with others effectively. She often learns that it takes hard work and practice to become proficient at different skills.
Other Matters (11 of 12) Response
Program Title Gina D's Kids Club (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 10:30 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Gina D's Kids Club is an exciting, educational television series for preschoolers ages 3-6. Specifically-themed shows address the learning needs and potential of young children, as they entertain, amuse and delight viewers of all ages through a combination of live action and dynamic 3-D animation! This curriculum-based preschool program aims to teach kids social skills, language arts, and math through dances, silly songs, and colorful skits. The show represents an attractive alternative to current programming because Gina D's Kids Club is hosted by a positive adult female role model, who connects with her young viewers in the same manner that children relate to a young teacher. Each show concludes with Gina D writing a letter to her Grandmother to review the educational highlights of the day's events at the clubhouse. The major premise of Gina D's Kids Club is establishing and reinforcing positive values and behaviors through original songs and character performances that viewing children will choose to adopt and imitate.
Other Matters (12 of 12) Response
Program Title Mustard Pancakes (11.2)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday, 9:30 am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 6 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Mustard Pancakes is a television series for children, featuring the loveable and talented Courtney Campbell, and her family of fun-loving friends. Each episode mirrors a slice of everyday life, from problems to celebrations and everything in between. Courtney lives with her cat, Mr. D., and her three dogs, Oogleberry Ink Dog, Tiny Tina Ten Toes and Mo - definitely an offbeat family! Courtney's home is warm, friendly and inviting. A cozy place, where all children feel comfortable hanging out, singing songs and hearing stories.

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