Press Releases

Marshburn and Collins Accept Award for BLACK NOUVEAU

Milwaukee, WI - Producers Everett L. Marshburn and Liddie Collins accepted the Salute to Excellence Award from the National Association of Black Journalists on August 8, 2009. MPTV's weekly program …

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Ken Burn's HD National Parks Kicks Off Free Community Cinema Season

Milwaukee, WI -- MPTV reaches beyond the small screen to the big screen at Discovery World Innovation Theatre (DWIT) to connect interesting topics to the community through video previews and panel …

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MPTV Responds to Mortgage Crisis

Milwaukee, WI -- Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) has kicked off a public awareness and outreach campaign as a response to the foreclosure problem that is facing many in Southeastern Wisconsin. …

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August Program Highlights on MPTV 10.1HD & 36.1

SATURDAY, AUGUST 1, 2009 / 11:30 AM / 10.1 HD
Julia Child's Kitchen Wisdom
A retrospective of Julia Child's cooking shows and personal memories from her colleagues and fans. Photographs, taken by …

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4 Local Kids Are National Winners in Reading Rainbow Contest

Milwaukee, WI - All four first-place winners in the local READING RAINBOW Writers & Illustrators Contest advanced to the national competition, where they won a National Grand Prize (2nd grade), two …

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Biz Kid$ Contest

Are you a Biz Kid?
We want to hear about it!
Enter the Biz Kid$ Contest TODAY.

Pick up your entry form at any Landmark Credit Union or download …

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Nearly Half the Country to Air MPTV Circus Parade Production

Milwaukee, WI -- According to MPTV Director of Broadcasting Tom Dvorak, public television stations serving "46.58 % of all US households currently have signed on to broadcast the 2009 Great Circus …

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MPTV Announces Commentators for Great Circus Parade

Milwaukee, WI - MPTV's live HD broadcast of the July 12th Great Circus Parade will beam across the country via satellite and air on dozens of stations from Tampa to New York City to Denver and …

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MPTV Held Two-Day Phone Bank

Milwaukee, WI - Milwaukee Public Television will permanently turn off its analog stations WMVS/Channel 10 and WMVT/Channel 36 next week, Friday, June 12, at 9 a.m. The long awaited transition to …

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Mr. Steve from PBS Kids Came for MPTV Zoo Day June 13

Milwaukee, WI - Kids can cuddle and have photo ops with big furry animals at the Milwaukee County Zoo when the PBS superstar creatures Elmo, Curious George, Clifford and others visit town on Sat., …

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