Press Releases

MPTV Plans Wine Tasting At Historic Pabst Mansion

Fine wines and delectable desserts will enhance tours of the elegant 19th century Pabst Mansion at a wine tasting Friday, Aug. 10, from 7 to 9ญญ p.m. Tickets for the event, which is open to the …

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PBS launches new series - MARKET WARRIORS

MARKET WARRIORS brings the bustle, energy and competition of a live flea market to the screen.

From the producers of ANTIQUES ROADSHOW - the hit PBS series and the forerunner of television's …

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MPTV Friday Nights Feature Arts Programming

Milwaukee Public Television will provide an array of arts programming ranging from MARIACHI HIGH to HAVANA, HAVANA! beginning June 29 on MPTV 10.1 HD. The Friday night productions are part of the …

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MU Student Film Features James Foley

A one-hour program featuring James Foley, the journalist who was imprisoned for six weeks in Libya in April, 2011, will premiere on Milwaukee Public Television Sunday, June 10, on MPTV World 10.2 at …

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MPTV Launches NEXT AVENUE

Milwaukee, WI--Milwaukee Public Television will begin offering NEXT AVENUE, a national website targeting people who are age 50 or older, in southeastern Wisconsin on Friday, June 1.

Designed to …

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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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