Press Releases

Staffers & Students at MPTV 10&36 Receive Six Emmy Nominations

Milwaukee, WI - Members of the MPTV 10&36 professional staff and TV & Video Production students have been nominated for six Emmy awards. The Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of …

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VACATION STATION CONTEST RESULTS Hometown Kids Shine

Milwaukee, WI - Results are in for the 15th annual MPTV VACATION STATION summer reading outreach program. Children, ages four through 12, from all over SE Wisconsin, competed in the art, poetry, book …

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Volunteerism in Milwaukee Focus of MPTV Special

WED., OCT. 7 / 7:00 PM on 10.1 HD
SAT., OCT. 10 / 11:00 AM on 36.1
SUN., OCT. 11 / 10:00 PM on 36.1

In Service to Milwaukee
"Town Hall Special"

There's a renewed spirit in America and the …

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Keeping Kids' Fingers Toasty Warm is Goal of MPTV Cold Weather Gear Drive

Milwaukee, WI - Continuing its tradition of community involvement, MPTV launches its Mittens & More Drive October 19. The local public television station ran its very successful Mr. Rogers Sweater …

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MPTV Kicks off New Season of I Remember, ¡Adelante!, Black Nouveau, Interchange, 4th Street Forum

Milwaukee, WI - Back-to-School time is also New-Season time for many television series, including most of Milwaukee Public Television's local productions. I REMEMBER brings new story tellers to the …

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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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