Press Releases

NEW SUPERINTENDENT OF RACINE SCHOOLS TACKLES ISSUE OF GRADUATION GAP AMONG LATINOS

Special Series of ¡ADELANTE! Highlights Racine's Initiatives,
To Air In Conjunction with Nationally-Broadcast Documentary "The Graduates"

Minority high school students have a lower graduation …

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MPTV SPECIAL FEATURES MILWAUKEE'S HISTORIC PFISTER HOTEL

Locally-Produced Documentary Highlights the Service, Culture and Tradition
of Landmark Hotel

For 120 years, the Pfister Hotel has served as an icon in hospitality in Milwaukee. But what makes …

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CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS OF MILWAUKEE TO BE FEATURED IN MPTV BROADCAST OF FRANK P. ZEIDLER MEMORIAL LECT

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. It was a quest for civil and economic rights. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech at the event changed …

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LIDIA BASTIANICH TO HOST EVENT IN MILWAUKEE

Celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich will visit Milwaukee on October 21 to host An Evening with Lidia Bastianich, where fans will have the opportunity to meet her and taste samples of her newest recipes. …

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MPTV RECEIVES FOUR 2013 EMMY NOMINATIONS

The Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has announced that Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) has been nominated for four 2013 Emmy Awards.

¡ADELANTE! …

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MPTV TO HOST THE 8TH ANNUAL APPRAISAL FAIR

Is that painting in the attic worth thousands of dollars? Could Grandma's brooch have more than sentimental value? Find out the market price of treasured items at Milwaukee Public Television's …

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MPTV HIRES NEW MARKETING MANAGER TO OVERSEE ITS COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT EFFORTS

MPTV Also Promotes Thay Yang As New Manager of Creative Services

Milwaukee Public Television has named Julie Hill Lehr as Manager of Marketing and Community Engagement, effective September 24. …

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MPTV'S "4TH STREET FORUM" TO PREMIERE ITS 12TH SEASON IN OCTOBER

MPTV will air the season premiere of 4TH STREET FORUM on Friday, October 11 at 9:00 p.m. on MPTV 36.1 HD. 4TH STREET FORUM is Wisconsin's only weekly television program taped in front of a live …

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MPTV'S 6TH ANNUAL MITTEN DRIVE BEGINS OCTOBER 7

Milwaukee Public Television will collect new mittens, gloves, hats and scarves October 7 -25 to help families who are in need this winter.

The 6th annual "Mittens & More" community service project …

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MPTV UPDATES PBS KIDS PROGRAMMING LINE- UP AND ANNOUNCES NEW SERIES

PEG + CAT Launches in October

Milwaukee Public Television will change its children's programming schedule, making room for PBS' newest animated preschool series, PEG + CAT. This multimedia …

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