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

FRN:
0005795067
File Number:
CPR-159030
Submit Date:
10/03/2014
Call Sign:
KICU-TV
Facility ID:
34564
City:
SAN JOSE
State:
CA
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
10/03/2014
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third Quarter of 2014

General Information

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

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA San Fran-Oakland-San Jose
Web Home Page Address www.ktvu.com/s/station/tv36/

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 336.0
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: 9.0
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(11)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 11) Response
Program Title Missing
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:30am, 9/13-9/27/14
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Missing presents peer-to-peer advice on safety in public places and in cyberspace, including real world examples of how to avoid potentially dangerous situations. The program emphasizes taking active responsibility for personal safety, promotes situational awareness: all presented in a calm and non-threatening manner suited for teens. The program provides information and descriptions of missing children, including endangered runaways, as well as victims of abductions.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 11) Response
Program Title Awesome Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:30am, 7/5-9/6/14
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Awesome Adventures seeks to educate, inform and entertain children about the world around them. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature, its' creatures, and the people who inhabit the land.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 11) Response
Program Title TV Kindergarten (KICU DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday - Friday at 4:30pm and Fridays at 7:30am 7/1-9/30/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 79
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. TV Kindergarten is a Korean-language program, similar to Sesame Street; educating children in many different areas of life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 11) Response
Program Title Young Icons
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:00am, 7/5-9/27/14
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. Young Icons offers a glimpse inside the lives of the brightest and best of America's youth (age 18 and younger), including world-class athletes, accomplished artists, scholars, philanthropists and entrepreneurs.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 11) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna into the Wild
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 1:00pm, 7/5-9/27/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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. Each episode is an adventure exploring different exotic locations, learning about the conservation projects that are making a huge difference in the lives of local people and animals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 11) Response
Program Title Culture Express (KICU DT-3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday - Friday, 7:30pm, 7/1-9/30/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 66
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. Culture Express is dedicated to giving viewers updated reports on Chinese cultural news and events. Each of the seven segments deals with a particular aspect of Chinese culture. The program is a melting pot of the traditional and modern, as well as a bridge between the East and West.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 11) Response
Program Title Wild About Animals
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 1:30pm, 7/5-9/6/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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. Wild About Animals seeks to expose children to the positive influence of animals as part of the planets' delicate ecosystem. It examines the practical use of animals in our society and reports on the dangers of their decline as man enters the 21st century.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 11) Response
Program Title Storyboard (KICU DT3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday - Sunday 12:30pm, 7/1-9/30/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 79
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. Storyboard - Portraying stories of people across the continent, the program delivers a visual profile of all Asian countries.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 11) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 1:30pm, 9/13-9/27/14
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 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animal Rescue showcases heroic stories of dedicated individuals helping animals around the world. They welcome viewers to share their stories and videos of amazing animal rescues or information about animal rescue sanctuaries.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 11) Response
Program Title Dog Tales
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 7:30am, 7/6-9/28/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 2
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. Dog Tales showcases dogs and dog lovers of all types, providing valuable information about canine health, training, grooming and overall dog care.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 11) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sundays 7:00am, 7/5-9/27/14
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. Aqua Kids provides a unique vehicle for young people to learn about the diversity of marine animals around the world, emphasizing the importance of preserving fragile aquatic habitats and by encouraging children to take an active role in protecting the future of their community and world. The program provides a window for the audience into the management and preservation of unique habitats and species through the eyes of kids, and their "hands-on" collaboration with science researchers and educators.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (3)

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Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (1 of 3) Response
Program Title Culture Express (KICU DT-3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Monday - Sunday, 3:30am, 7/1-9/30/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 79
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. Culture Express is dedicated to giving viewers updated reports on Chinese cultural news and events. Each of the seven segments deals with a particular aspect of Chinese culture. The program is a melting pot of the traditional and modern, as well as a bridge between the East and West.
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? No
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
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (2 of 3) Response
Program Title Storyboard (KICU DT-3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Monday - Sunday, 10:30pm 7/1-9/30/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 79
Number of Preemptions
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. Storyboard - Portraying stories of people across the continent, the program delivers a visual profile of all Asian countries.
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? No
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
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (3 of 3) Response
Program Title Culture Express (KICU DT3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled: Monday thru Saturday 7:40am, 7/1-9/30/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time: 79
Number of Preemptions 0
Length of Program 20 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. Culture Express is dedicated to giving viewers updated reports on Chinese cultural news and events. Each of the seven segments deals with a particular aspect of Chinese culture. The program is a melting pot of the traditional and modern, as well as a bridge between the East and West.
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? No
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

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 Eric Casella
Address 2 Jack London Square
City Oakland
State CA
Zip 94607
Telephone Number 510.834.1212
Email Address programming@ktvu.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. KICU ceased analog operations on 2/17/2009. Accordingly, Questions 2, 3 and 4 refer to the station's primary digital stream on channel 36.2 and 36.3. Questions 7(b) and 7(c) are no longer applicable. After due review of the internal station records and documentation provided to us by program suppliers, the licensee hereby certifies as follows: (i) only the programs specifically designed for children ages twelve and under that the station broadcast this quarter are disclosed in the report and (ii) the licensee fully complied with the FCC's Commercial Limits in children's programs, as specified at 47 C.F.R. Section 73.670, with respect to these programs. The E/I symbol did not appear on the KICU (DT2) program TV Kindergarten until 9/5/14. Since 9/5/14, the program has included the E/I symbol as required by FCC rules. The E/I symbol did not appear on the KICU (DT3) programs Story Board and Culture Express until 9/25/14. Since 9/25/14, the programs have included the E/I symbol as required by FCC rules.

Other Matters (9)

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Other Matters (1 of 9) Response
Program Title Culture Express (KICU DT3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday - Friday 7:30pm, 10/1-12/31/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 66
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. Culture Express is dedicated to giving viewers updated reports on Chinese cultural news and events. Each of the seven segments deals with a particular aspect of Chinese culture. The program is a melting pot of the traditional and modern, as well as a bridge between the East and West.
Other Matters (2 of 9) Response
Program Title Dog Tales
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 7:30am, 10/5-12/28/14
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. Dog Tales showcases dogs and dog lovers of all types, providing valuable information about canine health, training, grooming and overall dog care.
Other Matters (3 of 9) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna into the Wild
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 1:00pm, 10/4-12/27/14
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. Each episode is an adventure exploring different exotic locations, learning about the conservation projects that are making a huge difference in the lives of local people and animals.
Other Matters (4 of 9) Response
Program Title Missing
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:30am, 10/4-12/27/14
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. Missing presents peer-to-peer advice on safety in public places and in cyberspace, including real world examples of how to avoid potentially dangerous situations. The program emphasizes taking active responsibility for personal safety, promotes situational awareness: all presented in a calm and non-threatening manner suited for teens. The program provides information and descriptions of missing children, including endangered runaways, as well as victims of abductions.
Other Matters (5 of 9) Response
Program Title TV Kindergarten (KICU DT2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday - Friday at 4:30pm and Friday at 7:30am 10/1-12/31/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 79
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. TV Kindergarten is a Korean-language program, similar to Sesame Street; educating children in many different areas of life.
Other Matters (6 of 9) Response
Program Title Young Icons
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturdays 7:00am, 10/4-12/27/14
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. Young Icons offers a glimpse inside the lives of the brightest and best of America's youth (age 18 and younger), including world-class athletes, accomplished artists, scholars, philanthropists and entrepreneurs.
Other Matters (7 of 9) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids Adventures
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sunday 7:00am, 10/5-12/28/14
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. Aqua kids provides a unique vehicle for young people to learn about the diversity of marine animals around the world, emphasizing the importance of preserving fragile aquatic habitats and by encouraging children to take an active role in protecting the future of their community and world. The program provides a window for the audience into the management and preservation of unique habitats and species through the eyes or kids, and their "hands-on" collaboration with science researchers and educators.
Other Matters (8 of 9) Response
Program Title Storyboard (KICU DT3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday - Sunday 12:30pm, 10/1-12/31/14
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 79
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. Storyboard - Portraying stories of people across the continent, the program delivers a visual profile of all Asian countries.
Other Matters (9 of 9) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 1:30pm, 10/4-12/27/14
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. Animal Rescue showcases heroic stories of dedicated individuals helping animals around the world. They welcome viewers to share their stories and videos of amazing animal rescues or information about animal rescue sanctuaries.

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.

KTVU, LLC


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