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: 2009-06-30 00:00:00.0 Filed on: 2009-07-08 16:23:46.446

Call Sign Channel Numbers Community of License
KVVU-TV (analog)
(digital)
City State County ZIP Code
Henderson NV Clark 89014
Licensee Name
KVVU Broadcasting Corporation
Network Affiliation Nielsen DMA Licensee World Wide Web Home Page Address (if applicable)
FOX Las Vegas www.kvvu.com
Facility ID Previous Call Sign (if applicable) License Renewal Expiration Date
35870 2006-10-01 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). 3.00 hours
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? Y
(b) Identify publishers who were sent information in 3(a).
TV Guide, TV Data, Tribune Media Services, Better Viewing, Cable Guide, Ross Reports TV & Film, Satellite TV Week, Scholastic Ent., Inc., Total TV/Cable Guide Cleveland Plain Dealer, KVVU, LA Times, Prevue Channel, TV Guide - Canada, Bergen Record, Gulf Sports Radio, New York Times, Newsday, Reuters, Sports Illustraded, Sports Menu, Sports Vue, Inc., Sygma News Agency, Tel-Aire Publication, TV Time, USA Today, Vitac, World Syndicate, Titan TV.com, FYI Television, VVI, Associated Press, American Profile, Variety, Terrible's Weekly, Display Systems Int'l, NSI, Las Vegas Monitoring and Worldnow.com.
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.
Title of Analog Core Program #1 Origin
Animal Atlas Classics SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturdays, 8:00am - 8:30am 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years Y
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
The combination of the first season of Animal Atlas into the Animal Atlas Classics series has culled the best instructional elements from the series. The content and range of knowledge delivered by the pictures is enough to communicate the diversity of nature. The clear, colorful footage ranges from insects to the higher mammals. (Broadcast on analog and digital main stream)
Title of Analog Core Program #2 Origin
Whaddyado SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturdays, 7:00am - 7:30am 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years Y
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Whaddyado (What Do You Do?) is an educational series which chronicles real-life stories surrounding ordinary teens who accidentally find themselves caught in perilous and challenging situations. Through dramatic re-enactments, "Whaddyado?" will skillfully document the event, interview the participants, and talk to various experts, who will explain what the proper reaction should be when faced with similar life-threatening circumstances. Also, in an effort to help young people make the right decision at the right moment, there will be a moral dilemma segment featured in each show. (Broadcast on analog and digital main stream)
Title of Analog Core Program #3 Origin
Dog Tales SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturdays, 7:30am - 8:00am 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years Y
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Dog Tales covers safety and care tips, as well as lessons on the responsibility of owning a dog. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and showcases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines. The weekly series also includes recommended reading lists about dogs, and promotes children's writing and creative skills with essay and art contests. (Broadcast on analog and digital main stream)
Title of Analog Core Program #4 Origin
Awesome Adventures SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturdays, 8:30am - 9:00am 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years Y
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Awesome Adventures takes viewers on a journey about the world around us. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature, its creatures, and the people who inhabit the land. (Broadcast on analog and digital main stream)
Title of Analog Core Program #5 Origin
Saved by the Bell SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturdays, 9:00am - 9:30am 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years Y
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Stories are told through a teenagers point of view. Themes deal with issues of peer pressure, self esteem, tolerance and acceptance. (Broadcast on analog and digital main stream)
Title of Analog Core Program #6 Origin
Gladiators 2000 SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturdays, 9:30am - 10:00am 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience E/I Symbol Used As Required
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years Y
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming
Gladiators 2000 is the kids competition series which was shot in the 90's with a young Ryan Seacrest as the host. Co-ed teams compete in physical and intellectual challenges with the help of their Gladiator coaches. The contestants are tested on their knowledge of a variety of health and fitness topics such as nutrition, fitness, body knowledge and teamwork. (Broadcast on analog and digital main stream)

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.
Title of Analog Non-Core Program #1 Origin
Animal Atlas SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Saturdays, 6:30am - 7:00am 13 0
Length of Program Age of Target Audience
30 minutes From To
13 years 16 years
Does the program have educating and informing children ages 16 and under as a significant purpose? Y
If Yes, does the Licensee identify each program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Y
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. §73.673? Y
Description of Program
Following in the great, classical tradition of National Geographic, "Animal Atlas" is a light, fun-filled educational program designed to entertain kids and adults of all ages. The show takes viewers on an up close and personal journey into the wild and whacky behavior of animals, observing species of all kinds in the wild and nature preserves all over the world. (Broadcast on analog and digital main stream)
Date and Time Aired (if preempted and rescheduled)

 

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. 168.00 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. 3.00 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).
TV Guide, TV Data, Tribune Media Services, Better Viewing, Cable Guide, Ross Reports TV & Film, Satellite TV Week, Scholastic Ent., Inc., Total TV/Cable Guide Cleveland Plain Dealer, KVVU, LA Times, Prevue Channel, TV Guide - Canada, Bergen Record, Gulf Sports Radio, New York Times, Newsday, Reuters, Sports Illustraded, Sports Menu, Sports Vue, Inc., Sygma News Agency, Tel-Aire Publication, TV Time, USA Today, Vitac, World Syndicate, Titan TV.com, FYI Television, VVI, Associated Press, American Profile, Variety, Terrible's Weekly, Display Systems Int'l, NSI, Las Vegas Monitoring and Worldnow.com.
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
Missing SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Sundays, 12:00pm - 12:30pm 13 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
Missing is a reality series featuring actual cases of missing adults and juveniles from across the United States. Assisted by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, as well as The Nat'l Center for Missing and Exploited Children, each episode includes interviews with friends, family and investigators involved with the case. viewers are provided with missing individual's last known whereabouts and provided with all the relevant facts to increase public awareness in hopes of locating the missing person.

Title of Digital Core Program #2 Origin
Awesome Adventures SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Sundays, 12:30pm - 1:00pm 13 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 viewers on a journey about the world around us. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature, its creatures, and the people who inhabit the land. The shows are not designed to be "preachy" or overly pedantic, but rather, the goal is to make the learning fun.

Title of Digital Core Program #3 Origin
Wild About Animals (A) SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Sundays, 1:00pm - 1:30pm 13 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
Wild About Animals educates and informs children, by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the world's most fascinating animals. Each episode consists of four (4) different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.

Title of Digital Core Program #4 Origin
Wild About Animals (B) SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Sundays, 1:30pm - 2:00pm 13 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
Wild About Animals educates and informs children, by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the world's most fascinating animals. Each episode consists of four (4) different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.

Title of Digital Core Program #5 Origin
Saved by the Bell SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Sundays, 2:00pm - 2:30pm 13 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
Stories are told through a teenagers point of view. Themes deal with issues of peer pressure, self esteem, tolerance and acceptance.

Title of Digital Core Program #6 Origin
Gladiators 2000 SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times Aired at Regularly Scheduled Time Number of Pre-emptions
Sundays, 2:30pm - 3:00pm 13 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
Gladiators 2000 is the kids competition series which was shot in the 90's with a young Ryan Seacrest as the host. Co-ed teams compete in physical and intellectual challenges with the help of their Gladiator coaches. The contestants are tested on their knowledge of a variety of health and fitness topics such as nutrition, fitness, body knowledge and teamwork.

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
Whaddyado SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturdays, 7:00am - 7:30am Digital main stream 13
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
Whaddyado (What Do You Do?) is an educational series which chronicles real-life stories surrounding ordinary teens who accidentally find themselves caught in perilous and challenging situations. Through dramatic re-enactments, "Whaddyado?" will skillfully document the event, interview the participants, and talk to various experts, who will explain what the proper reaction should be when faced with similar life-threatening circumstances. Also, in an effort to help young people make the right decision at the right moment, there will be a moral dilemma segment featured in each show.
Title of Planned Core Program #2 Origin
Dog Tales SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturdays, 7:30am - 8:00am Digital main stream 13
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
Dog Tales covers safety and care tips, as well as lessons on the responsibility of owning a dog. The show also provides informative segments on various dog breeds and showcases various veterinary experts explaining different issues affecting canines. The weekly series also includes recommended reading lists about dogs, and promotes children's writing and creative skills with essay and art contests.
Title of Planned Core Program #3 Origin
Animal Atlas Classics SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturdays, 8:00am - 8:30am Digital main stream 13
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 combination of the first season of Animal Atlas into the Animal Atlas Classics series has culled the best instructional elements from the series. The content and range of knowledge delivered by the pictures is enough to communicate the diversity of nature. The clear, colorful footage ranges from insects to the higher mammals.
Title of Planned Core Program #4 Origin
Awesome Adventures SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturdays, 8:30am - 9:00am (A) Digital main stream AND Sundays 12:30pm- 1:00pm (B) (Digital secondar 26
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
Awesome Adventures takes viewers on a journey about the world around us. Each journey is a lesson in the beauty of nature, its creatures, and the people who inhabit the land.
Title of Planned Core Program #5 Origin
Saved by the Bell SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturdays, 9:00am - 9:30am (A) Digital main stream AND Sundays 2:00pm - 2:30pm (B) (digital secondar 26
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
Stories are told through a teenagers point of view. Themes deal with issues of peer pressure, self esteem, tolerance and acceptance.
Title of Planned Core Program #6 Origin
Gladiators 2000 SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturdays, 9:30am - 10:00am (A) Digital main stream AND Sundays 2:30pm - 3:00pm (B) (digital seconda 26
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
Gladiators 2000 is the kids competition series which was shot in the 90's with a young Ryan Seacrest as the host. Co-ed teams compete in physical and intellectual challenges with the help of their Gladiator coaches. The contestants are tested on their knowledge of a variety of health and fitness topics such as nutrition, fitness, body knowledge and teamwork.
Title of Planned Core Program #7 Origin
Missing SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Sundays, 12:00pm - 12:30pm (digital secondary stream only) 13
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
Missing is a reality series featuring actual cases of missing adults and juveniles from across the United States. Assisted by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies, as well as The Nat'l Center for Missing and Exploited Children, each episode includes interviews with friends, family and investigators involved with the case. viewers are provided with missing individual's last known whereabouts and provided with all the relevant facts to increase public awareness in hopes of locating the missing person.
Title of Planned Core Program #8 Origin
Wild About Animals (A) SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Sundays, 1:00pm - 1:30pm (digital secondary stream only) 13
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
Wild About Animals educates and informs children, by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the world's most fascinating animals. Each episode consists of four (4) different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.
Title of Planned Core Program #9 Origin
Wild About Animals (B) SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Sundays, 1:30pm - 2:00pm (digital secondary stream only) 13
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
Wild About Animals educates and informs children, by bringing them entertaining and interesting stories about the world's most fascinating animals. Each episode consists of four (4) different stories designed to teach children about both exotic and unique animals as well as to educate them further about animals they see everyday.
Title of Planned Core Program #10 Origin
Animal Atlas SYNDICATED
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturdays, 6:30am - 7:00am Digital main stream only 13
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
Following in the great, classical tradition of National Geographic, "Animal Atlas" is a light, fun-filled educational program designed to entertain kids and adults of all ages. The show takes viewers on an up close and personal journey into the wild and whacky behavior of animals, observing species of all kinds in the wild and nature preserves all over the world.
Title of Planned Core Program #11 Origin
This Week in Baseball NETWORK
Regular Schedule Total Times to be Aired
Saturdays, 12:30pm - 1:00pm Digital main stream only 13
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
This Week in Baseball showcases the pro-social on and off the field activities of baseball's leading players and coaches. Working with the National Association for Sports and Physical Education, the program seeks to provide youth with educational messages that can have an impact on development of positive lifestyle behaviors. It portrays the positive outcomes from dedication, hard work, teamwork, practice and personal responsibilities. It also relates the achievements and experiences of baseball players to potential achievements in life.

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
Leilani Molinaro (702) 436-8203
Address E-mail Address
25 TV5 Drive lmolinar@fox5vegas.com
City State ZIP Code
Henderson NV 89014

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.
All E/I programming on the station's secondary digital stream is either new or secondary episodes provided by the syndicator that do not air on our analog or DTV simulcast channels (100% new programming). 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 programs, as specified at 47 C.F.R. Section 73.670. The station did not broadcast any programs specifically designed for children ages twelve and under. On June 12, 2009, the station completed the transition to digital television. After that date, the responses to Question 4 apply solely to the station's primary digital program stream. The programming described in response to Question 10 aired solely on the station's digital multicast stream.

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
KVVU Broadcasting Corporation
Date
07/03/2009
FCC Form 398
March 2006