Press Releases

New 13-Hour Line-up for Weekday Kids' Show

Milwaukee, WI - Parents have a choice of 19 non-violent, content-rich, age-appropriate programs for their children on MPTV each weekday. MPTV has updated its 13-hour line-up into new timeslots …

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Abrams Launches 25th Season

Milwaukee, WI - Award-winning Producer Jack Abrams (pictured) is kicking off his 25th season of OUTDOOR WISCONSIN on Thur., Jan.15, at 8 p.m. on MPTV 10 & 10.1 HD. OUTDOOR WISCONSIN is the longest …

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MPTV 10 & 36 to Participate in 1/12/09 DTV Pass/Fail Test

Milwaukee, WI - MPTV will participate in the next market-wide DTV Pass/Fail Test on Monday, January 12, on WMVS 10 at 6:58 p.m. and on WMVT 36 at 7:28 p.m. Viewers will have the opportunity to …

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I REMEMBER: Louie Bashell

Milwaukee, WI -- In this 1995 interview, I REMEMBER host Jim Peck talks with musician Louie Bashell, also known as the "Milwaukee's Polka King" and the "Great Silk Umbrella Man." Bashell passed away …

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January 2010 MPTV Highlights

Milwaukee, WI - In keeping with its "be more" theme, Milwaukee Public Television offers a varied selection of programming for the month of January including music, history, mystery, drama, hockey, …

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Justice Gone Awry Documentary Screened at MPTV Community Cinema

Milwaukee, WI -- MPTV Community Cinema presents TULIA, TEXAS, a new documentary, by Cassandra Herrman and Kelly Whalen that tells a powerful story of justice gone awry on Thursday, January 8th, at …

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HEALTHCARE TOPICS SPOTLIGHTED IN JANUARY

Milwaukee, WI - Four January programs on Channels 10, 10.1HD, 36, 36.1, and 36.3 examine the lack of affordable healthcare and the high child mortality in Wisconsin, along with the facts and figures …

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I REMEMBER: Eyes on Milwaukee's Horizon

Milwaukee, WI - I REMEMBER's Jim Peck hosts guest Bob Greenstreet, dean of UWM's School of Architecture and Urban Planning. They discuss the explosion of residential space downtown and changes in …

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I REMEMBER: TV Historian Dick Golembiewski

Milwaukee, WI - I REMEMBER host Jim Peck and his guest, author and local broadcasting historian Dick Golembiewski, discuss details from his book "Milwaukee Television History: The Analog Years." The …

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January Highlights/Premieres

Thursday, January 1

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER:
NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC NEW YEAR'S EVE GALA CONCERT
Mezzo-soprano Susan Graham rings in the New Year with the New York Philharmonic and Music …

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