Press Releases

Inner City Struggle Explored

Gang violence, the drug trade, and the cycle of poverty and hopelessness gripping young people in Milwaukee's inner city is examined in No Minor Crime, a new documentary premiering on Milwaukee …

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Chautauqua Presents Forest Service History

Centennial Green, a historical musical about the U.S. Forest Service presented by the Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua, will air on Milwaukee Public Television's MPTV-10 Wednesday, June 25, at 11 …

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IR Hosts Anselmo Vilarreal

Anselmo Villarreal, a leader of Waukesha's Latino community and co-author of a book about the city's Latinos, will be the guest on Milwaukee Public Television's I Remember Monday, June 9, on MPTV-10 …

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IR Interviews Antiques Expert

Antiques expert and avid collector Terry Kovel, co-author with her husband of nearly 100 books for collectors, will be the guest on I Remember on Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV-10) Monday, June 2, …

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MPTV Outreach Project Honored

Outreach supervisor Darlyne Haertlein has received a merit award for Milwaukee Public Television's Vacation Station Project in the annual Paragon Awards competition sponsored by the Public Relations …

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Gardening Program Debuts

Garden Paths, a new program devoted to helping both new and expert gardeners explore their own ways to develop beautiful backyards, will premiere on Milwaukee Public Television Thursday, June 12, on …

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Auction Earns $1 Million Plus

The Great TV Auction, a major fundraiser for Milwaukee Public Television, earned $1,207,620 during its 40th anniversary run April 25-May 3. The final figure surpassed the $1 million mark for the 20th …

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Tracks Ahead Travels Premieres

Tracks Ahead Travels, a new, nine-part Milwaukee Public Television series that combines stories about Japan's most famous trains with highlights from exotic tourist destinations around the world, …

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TV Audience Sought

The opportunity to be part of a live studio audience for a new television program, Secret Labs, will be offered at Milwaukee's Discovery World, 500 N. Harbor Drive, Saturday, May 10, at 7:30 p.m. …

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Moyers' Interview Rescheduled

Bill Moyers's interview with Reverend Jeremiah Wright, Barack Obama's former pastor, will air on Milwaukee Public Television Sunday, April 27, on MPTV-10 at noon.

Originally scheduled to air …

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