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Public Relations Society Honors MPTV Campaign

Milwaukee Public Television has received a Paragon Award for Excellence from the Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America for its promotion of AROUND THE CORNER WITH …

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PBS'S HISTORY DETECTIVES VISITS PORT WASHINGTON THIS WEEKEND

MILWAUKEE, Wis., May 17, 2012 - PBS's HISTORY DETECTIVES will be in the Milwaukee area this weekend to investigate a story that dates back to a World War II spy scandal. On Saturday, May 19, the …

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Great TV Auction Tops $1 Million for 24th Year

Milwaukee, WI--Milwaukee Public Television's 2012 Great TV Auction earned $1,039,362 during its 44th annual run April 27-May 5. The final figure surpassed the $1 million mark for the 24th consecutive …

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Milwaukee Public Television to tape Milwaukee Ballet's production of Peter Pan

MILWAUKEE - May 9, 2012 - Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) and Milwaukee Ballet are partnering to bring Milwaukee Ballet's production of Peter Pan, choreographed by the Ballet's Artistic Director …

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MPTV'S CHANNEL 36 TO BE RUN BY MATC STUDENTS FOR STUDENT OPERATIONS DAY

MILWAUKEE, Wis., May 2, 2012 - On Saturday, May 12th, Milwaukee Public Television will be turned over to Milwaukee Area Technical College students from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. This year marks the …

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MPTV Community Cinema Previews "Strong!"

MILWAUKEE, Wis., April 19, 2012 - Milwaukee Public Television will hold a free preview of an Independent Lens production, STRONG!, on Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. STRONG! will air in Summer …

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Great TV Auction Plans Treasure Hunt

Tables of treasures filled with donations from area communities and neighborhoods will be among the thousands of items available for bid at the 2012 Great TV Auction on Milwaukee Public Television …

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MPTV and McGivern Showcase East Town

Milwaukee, WI-- Milwaukee Public Television, producer of the series AROUND THE CORNER WITH JOHN MCGIVERN, will preview its episode about East Town Tuesday, April 10, at 7 p.m. at the Milwaukee School …

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MPTV and McGivern Discover Lincoln Village

Milwaukee, WI-- Milwaukee Public Television, producer of the series AROUND THE CORNER WITH JOHN MCGIVERN, will preview an episode about Lincoln Village on Wednesday, April 11, at 6 p.m. in the lower …

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MPTV Community Cinema Previews "Hell and Back Again"

MILWAUKEE, Wis., March 22, 2012 - Milwaukee Public Television will hold a free preview of an Independent Lens production, HELL AND BACK AGAIN, on Thursday, April 5th, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. HELL AND BACK …

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