Federal Communications Commission
Washington, DC 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0754
FCC 398
Children's Television Programming Report

Report reflects information for the filing period ending: 2011-09-30 00:00:00.0 Filed on: 2011-10-07 19:16:38.05

Call Sign Channel Numbers Community of License
KPTV  (analog)
12 (digital)
City State County ZIP Code
Portland OR Washington 97214
Licensee Name
Meredith Corporation
Network Affiliation Nielsen DMA Licensee World Wide Web Home Page Address (if applicable)
FOX Portland OR www.kptv.com
Facility ID Previous Call Sign (if applicable) License Renewal Expiration Date
50633 2007-02-01 00:00:00.0
Analog Core Programming
2. State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station. See 47 C.F.R. §73.671(c).  
3. (a) 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. §73.673?  
(b) Identify publishers who were sent information in 3(a).
4. Complete the following for each program that you aired during the past three months that meets the definition of Core Programming. Complete chart below for each Core Program.
[There are no analog core program reports.]
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming
5. Complete the following for each program that you aired during the past three months that is specifically designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under, but does not meet one or more elements of the definition of Core Programming. See 47 C.F.R. §73.671. Complete chart below for each additional such educational and informational program.
[There are no analog non-core program reports.]
Sponsored Core Programming
6. List Core Programs, if any, aired by other analog stations that are sponsored by the Licensee and that meet the criteria set forth in 47 C.F.R. §73.671. Also indicate whether the amount of total Core Programming broadcast by another station increased.
[There are no analog sponsored core program broadcast reports.]
[There are no analog sponsored core program detail reports.]
Digital Core Programming
7. (a) State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream. 3.00 hours
  (b) Did the Licensee broadcast on its main digital program stream the same Children's Core Programming provided on its analog channel? Y
  (c) If Yes to 7(b), the Licensee certifies that the representations and children's program information provided with respect to its analog channel apply equally with respect to its main digital program stream. Y
    If No to 7(c), submit as an Exhibit a Statement of Explanation. (None Required)
8. (a) State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. 0.00 hours
  (b) 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. §73.671. 0.00 hours
9. (a) 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. §73.673? Y
  (b) Identify publishers who were sent information in 9(a).
The Oregonian, Macrovision, Vvinc, Tribune Media Services, TV Media, FYI Television, TV Guide, TV Click, Charter Communications, Portland Observer
10. Complete the following for each program that you aired during the past three months that meets the definition of Core Programming. Complete chart below for each Core Program.
   
Title of Digital Core Program #1 Origin
Dog Tales SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 9:30am 11 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
The content of Dog Tales includes dog safety and care tips, as well as lessons on the responsibility of dog ownership. Dog Tales showcases veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines. The series includes weekly recommended reading lists and promotes children's writing and creative skills with essay and art contests.

Title of Digital Core Program #2 Origin
Animal Rescue SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 10:00am 11 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Animal Rescue's program content includes safety tips and information about a wide spectrum of animals and their habitat. The program shows real life in-the-field experiences of professional and ordinary people caring for, treating and helping various animals, as well as exhibiting social responsibility while promoting strong personal and community values.

Title of Digital Core Program #3 Origin
Pets.TV SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 10:30am 11 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Pets.TV entertains viewers of all ages showing all the beautiful, colorful and friendly animals that live among us. Each episode takes us on a trip which may start in Metropolis, using the various dog costumes while these mutts strut their stuff to Newport Beach where tourists and vacationers swim alongside a family of dolphins.

Title of Digital Core Program #4 Origin
Jack Hanna's Into the Wild SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 11:00am 11 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
World-renowned animal champion, Jack Hanna takes you into the wild as you follow the true-life adventures of Hanna, his family and long-time crew members as they travel the globe in search of the ultimate animal experience. Team Hanna goes where no cameras have gone before, recording non-stop animal footage all over the world.

Title of Digital Core Program #5 Origin
Awesome Adventures SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 11:30am 11 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Awesome Adventures takes young viewers on a journey about the world around us. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature, its unique creatures and the people who inhabit the land.

Title of Digital Core Program #6 Origin
Mystery Hunters SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 12:00pm 11 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Teenage hosts Araya and Christina investigate real-life reports of mysteries such as ghosts, monsters, vampires and UFOs. They use scientific rigor to try to find plausible explanations for the sightings and eye-witness accounts that trigger their investigations.

Title of Digital Core Program #7 Origin
Elizabeth Stanton's Great Big World SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 9:30am 2 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Award-winning teen host Elizabeth Stanton will be joined by her celebrity friends (like Chelsea Staub-Kane, Drake Bell, Kyle & Chris Massey, etc...) on her reality series "Elizabeth Stanton's Great Big World" as they embark on an expedition around the world and in the U.S. to experience different cultures and exciting adventures! At each destination Elizabeth and friends will learn about the country's people, customs, specific needs and will lend a helping hand wherever it's needed - from feeding the hungry in the slums of Kenya to delivering hearing aids to the villagers of Vietnamese neighborhoods who have experienced a high rate of deafness and hearing loss.

Title of Digital Core Program #8 Origin
Mystery Hunters SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 10:00am 2 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Teenage hosts Araya and Christina investigate real-life reports of mysteries such as ghosts, monsters, vampires and UFOs. They use scientific rigor to try to find plausible explanations for the sightings and eye-witness accounts that trigger their investigations.

Title of Digital Core Program #9 Origin
Cookin' With Cutty SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 10:30am 2 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
8 years 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Healthy-Living Television has never been so entertaining! "Cookin' With Cutty" is a nationally syndicated half-hour family television show, which promotes positive health and nutrition lifestyle choices for children and their parents. Fast-paced, high-energy segments featuring Cutty, Lisa, Blakely & the Kids focus on the benefits of eating well, exercising and being tobacco free. Our mission is to encourage good health, nutrition and fitness habits to children around the world, with the hopes they will carry them into their adulthood. Filmed entirely on location throughout the beautiful Islands of Hawaii, Cookin' With Cutty informs and educates children, parents and families through the easiest learning method on earth, ...FUN!

Title of Digital Core Program #10 Origin
Sports Stars of Tomorrow SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 11:00am 2 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Sports Stars of Tomorrow is a show about high school and college athletics. The show, which is hosted by legendary broadcaster Pat Summerall, takes its viewers across the country in search of the brightest young stars in sports.

Title of Digital Core Program #11 Origin
Teen Kid News SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 11:30am 2 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
The mission of Teen Kid News is to produce a weekly news program that will provide information and news to kids in a manner that is compelling as well as highly entertaining. It is designed to appeal to the audience on its own level. The focus of the program is young people, always letting them tell their stories in their own words. The large, diverse news anchor team will be unique in television and have great appeal to kids who will identify and emulate them. The program will serve the audience in a way that will make a real difference in their lives. It will insert the clear voice of the kids into the adult-dominated media and provide a unique perspective to the news that is not currently available on network television.

Title of Digital Core Program #12 Origin
Made in Hollywood:Teen Edition SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturday 12:00pm 2 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To Y
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
"Made In Hollywood" is a behind-the-scenes entertainment news magazine series showcasing how and why movies are made in Hollywood. "Made In Hollywood: Teen Edition" segments range from coverage of the Dreamworks Animation Team, Producer Lauren Schuler Donner, Actors Shia LaBeouf, Elijah Wood & Dakota Fanning, Casting Directors Jane Jenkins & Janet Hirschenson, Composer Harry Gregson-Williams and Grammy-winning Songwriter Diane Warren. The educational/informational weekly series introduces the younger demographic to behind-the-scenes film-making, special effects techniques and career opportunities focusing on the creative, technical and artistic skills of the motion picture industry.

11. (a) 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 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? Y
  (b) If No, submit as an Exhibit a Statement of Explanation setting forth the number of repeats in excess of the repeat limit and the times and dates the episodes involved were aired. (None Required)
Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming
12. Complete the following for each program that you aired during the past three months that is specifically designed to meet the educational and informational needs of children ages 16 and under, but does not meet one or more elements of the definition of Core Programming. See 47 C.F.R. §73.671. Complete chart below for each additional such educational and information program.
[There are no digital non-core program reports.]
Sponsored Core Programming
13. List Core Programs, if any, aired by other stations that are sponsored by the Licensee and that meet the criteria set forth in 47 C.F.R. §73.671. Also indicate whether the amount of total Core Programming broadcast by another station increased.
[There are no digital sponsored core program broadcast reports.]
[There are no digital sponsored core program detail reports.]
Other Matters
14. Complete the following for each analog and digital program that you plan to air for the next quarter that meets the definition of Core Programming. Complete chart below for each Core Program, identifying whether it is to be broadcast on the station's analog or digital channel or both channels.
Title of Planned Core Program #1 Origin
Elizabeth Stanton's Great Big World SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturday 9:30am 14
Length of Program Age of Target Audience
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Award-winning teen host Elizabeth Stanton will be joined by her celebrity friends (like Chelsea Staub-Kane, Drake Bell, Kyle & Chris Massey, etc...) on her reality series "Elizabeth Stanton's Great Big World" as they embark on an expedition around the world and in the U.S. to experience different cultures and exciting adventures! At each destination Elizabeth and friends will learn about the country's people, customs, specific needs and will lend a helping hand wherever it's needed - from feeding the hungry in the slums of Kenya to delivering hearing aids to the villagers of Vietnamese neighborhoods who have experienced a high rate of deafness and hearing loss.
Title of Planned Core Program #2 Origin
Mystery Hunters SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturday 10:00am 14
Length of Program Age of Target Audience
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Teenage hosts Araya and Christina investigate real-life reports of mysteries such as ghosts, monsters, vampires and UFOs. They use scientific rigor to try to find plausible explanations for the sightings and eye-witness accounts that trigger their investigations.
Title of Planned Core Program #3 Origin
Cookin' With Cutty SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturday 10:30am 14
Length of Program Age of Target Audience
30 minutes From To
8 years 11 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Healthy-Living Television has never been so entertaining! "Cookin' With Cutty" is a nationally syndicated half-hour family television show, which promotes positive health and nutrition lifestyle choices for children and their parents. Fast-paced, high-energy segments featuring Cutty, Lisa, Blakely & the Kids focus on the benefits of eating well, exercising and being tobacco free. Our mission is to encourage good health, nutrition and fitness habits to children around the world, with the hopes they will carry them into their adulthood. Filmed entirely on location throughout the beautiful Islands of Hawaii, Cookin' With Cutty informs and educates children, parents and families through the easiest learning method on earth, ...FUN!
Title of Planned Core Program #4 Origin
Sports Stars of Tomorrow SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturday 11:00am 14
Length of Program Age of Target Audience
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Sports Stars of Tomorrow is a show about high school and college athletics. The show, which is hosted by legendary broadcaster Pat Summerall, takes its viewers across the country in search of the brightest young stars in sports.
Title of Planned Core Program #5 Origin
Teen Kid News SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturday 11:30am 14
Length of Program Age of Target Audience
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
The mission of Teen Kid News is to produce a weekly news program that will provide information and news to kids in a manner that is compelling as well as highly entertaining. It is designed to appeal to the audience on its own level. The focus of the program is young people, always letting them tell their stories in their own words. The large, diverse news anchor team will be unique in television and have great appeal to kids who will identify and emulate them. The program will serve the audience in a way that will make a real difference in their lives. It will insert the clear voice of the kids into the adult-dominated media and provide a unique perspective to the news that is not currently available on network television.
Title of Planned Core Program #6 Origin
Made in Hollywood:Teen Edition SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturday 12:00pm 14
Length of Program Age of Target Audience
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
"Made In Hollywood" is a behind-the-scenes entertainment news magazine series showcasing how and why movies are made in Hollywood. "Made In Hollywood: Teen Edition" segments range from coverage of the Dreamworks Animation Team, Producer Lauren Schuler Donner, Actors Shia LaBeouf, Elijah Wood & Dakota Fanning, Casting Directors Jane Jenkins & Janet Hirschenson, Composer Harry Gregson-Williams and Grammy-winning Songwriter Diane Warren. The educational/informational weekly series introduces the younger demographic to behind-the-scenes film-making, special effects techniques and career opportunities focusing on the creative, technical and artistic skills of the motion picture industry.

15. 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. §73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Y
16. Identify the licensee's children's programming liaison.
Name Telephone Number
Patrick McCreery 503-906-1249
Address E-mail Address
14975 NW Greenbrier Parkway patrick.mccreery@kptv.com
City State ZIP Code
Beaverton OR 97006

17. 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 non-core 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. §73.671, NOTES 2 and 3.
After due review of internal station records and documentation provided to us by program suppliers, the licensee hereby certifies that the station fully complied with the FCC's commercial limits in children's programming, as specified at 47 C.F.R. section 73.670, with respect to all programs specifically designated for children ages 12 and under.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503).

I certify that the statements in this application are true, complete, and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief, and are made in good faith.

Name of Licensee Signature
Meredith Corporation
Date
10/06/2011
FCC Form 398
March 2006