Press Releases

Public TV and Radio Target Dropout Problem

A special one-hour program exploring local efforts to improve graduation rates for Milwaukee students, AMERICAN GRADUATE: LET'S MAKE IT HAPPEN, MILWAUKEE, will premiere on Milwaukee Public Television …

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MPTV Hosts Santa On December Shows

Milwaukee Public Television's annual five-night production, LETTERS TO SANTA, will air Monday, Dec. 19, through Friday, Dec. 23, at 5:30 p.m on MPTV-HD 10.1 and 36.2. The half-hour holiday program …

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¡Adelante! To Join Local V-Me Schedule

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

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MPTV Holiday Programming

NOVEMBER 19
Home For Christy Rost: Thanksgiving 5am, 11am, 5pm, 11pm on 36.3

NOVEMBER 23
Burt Wolf Taste of Freedom Thanksgiving 3:30am on 10.1/36.2
Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas …

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MPTV Community Cinema Profiles Kenya's Maathai

TAKING ROOT, the story of a woman whose efforts to plant trees in her native Kenya also nurtured social reform in her country, will be previewed at MPTV Community Cinema Thursday, Dec. 1, at 6:30 …

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MPTV Mitten Drive Has Warm Ending

Milwaukee Public Television's 4th annual "Mittens and More" campaign has collected a total of 3,587 new mittens, gloves, hats and scarves, according to Darlyne Haertlein, MPTV's community relations …

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MPTV Brings Home Midwest Emmy Award

Adrienne Danrich, star of THIS LITTLE LIGHT OF MINE: THE STORIES OF MARIAN ANDERSON AND LEONTYNE PRICE has won an Emmy from the Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and …

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MPTV Spotlights Local Art, Culture

Short features about the arts in southeastern Wisconsin will be broadcast in November and December, according to Milwaukee Public Television. The three-minute spots, along with an arts calendar, …

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Holiday Art, Gift Fair Supports MPTV

More than 50 artists specializing in fine crafts and art of original design will be on hand for the MPTV Holiday Art and Gift Fair Saturday, Nov. 19, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 20, from …

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MPTV Children's Contest Showcases Young Writers

Southeastern Wisconsin children will once again have the opportunity to create a story and see it told on television by entering the PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest, sponsored locally by Milwaukee …

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