Press Releases

MPTV FRIENDS TO TRANSFER FUND RAISING ACTIVITIES FOR CHANNELS 10&36 TO MILWAUKEE PUBLIC TELEVISION

MILWAUKEE, Wis., Jan. 23, 2012 - MPTV Friends, Inc. ("Friends") and Milwaukee Public Television ("MPTV") stations WMVS (Channel 10) and WMVT (Channel 36), a part of Milwaukee Area Technical College …

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BLACK NOUVEAU TO AIR SPECIAL SHOWCASING RUNNING REBELS TRIP TO NEW ORLEANS

MILWAUKEE, Wis., Jan. 23, 2012 - A special edition of Milwaukee Public Television's BLACK NOUVEAU profiling the local organization, Running Rebels, airs Sunday, January 29th, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. on …

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MPTV TO AIR DOCUMENTARY "CONSERVATIVE TALK RADIO: LIBERTY OR LIES?"

MILWAUKEE, Wis., Jan. 19, 2012 - A new documentary premiering on Milwaukee Public Television on January 30th explores the impact conservative talk radio has had on the political climate in Wisconsin, …

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MPTV'S MARSHBURN SELECTED AS BLACK EXCELLENCE AWARD HONOREE

MILWAUKEE, Wis., Jan. 18, 2012 - Everett L. Marshburn, producer of BLACK NOUVEAU, has been named an honoree for the 2012 Black Excellence Awards by The Milwaukee Times. The award ceremony will be …

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Children's Writing Contest Deadline is March 5

Milwaukee, WI--Entries are now being accepted for PBS KIDS GO! writing contest for children in kindergarten through grade three. The deadline for the event is March 5. Milwaukee Public Television is …

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New MPTV Series Stars John McGivern

John McGivern, one of Milwaukee's most popular comic actors, will star in a new Milwaukee Public Television series, AROUND THE CORNER WITH JOHN MCGIVERN, premiering on MPTV HD 10.1 Thursday, Jan. 26, …

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New TRACKS AHEAD Explores Famed Trans-Siberian Railroad

A two-week journey through Russia over the more than 6,000 miles of the Trans-Siberian Railroad on the luxurious Golden Eagle train will be featured on Milwaukee Public Television's TRACKS AHEAD, …

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MPTV's WORLD to Carry State of the Union Address

President Obama's State of the Union address will be carried live on Milwaukee Public Television's World channel (MPTV 10.2) Tuesday, Jan. 24, at 8 p.m. The address will also air in the PBS NewsHour …

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¡ADELANTE! TO JOIN LOCAL V-Me Schedule

A weekly Milwaukee Public Television program focusing on the Latino community is airing in southeastern Wisconsin on V-Me, a public television service offering only Spanish language programming. …

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MPTV AND PBS KIDS REPORT GROWTH ACROSS ALL PLATFORMS IN 2011

With top-ranked educational properties leading the charge, Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) has had an incredibly successful year in children's programming, as PBS KIDS is serving more children in …

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