Press Releases

Antiques Roadshow Premiere

The opportunity to see Antique Roadshow's attic treasures and rare collectibles in the fine detail and brilliant color of a high definition broadcast will be available at Discovery World on Monday, …

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MPTV Receives Emmy Nomnations

Milwaukee Public Television's local productions have received six regional 2006-2007 Midwest Emmy nominations from the Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. …

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IR Highlights Company F

Charles A.Wallace, a re-enactor who adopts the role of first sergeant in a unit of African-American Civil War troops, will be the guest on I Remember on Milwaukee Public
Television (MPTV-10) and …

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MPTV to Televise Lehrer's Visit

A one-hour special presenting an appearance in Milwaukee by Jim Lehrer, executive editor and anchor of The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, will premiere on Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV-10) Sunday, …

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Antiques Roadshow Airs Milwaukee Programs

Antiques Roadshow, the most popular program on PBS, will open its fall season with three shows taped last July in Milwaukee that will air on three consecutive Mondays, Oct. 29, Nov. 5, and Nov. 12 on …

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Antiques Appraisals Offered

Treasures found at estate sales, auctions, and rummage sales as well as family heirlooms and long-forgotten finds salvaged from attics and basements will be welcome at the 2007 Antique Appraisal Fair …

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50th Anniversary Open House

Children and adults alike will have the opportunity to meet special friends from Sesame Street and participate in other family friendly activities at Milwaukee Public Television's 50th Anniversary …

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Clifford Book Drive Begins

Milwaukee Public Television will hold its second annual children's book drive Oct. 22-27. The books will be given to family centers, agencies and schools to distribute free of charge to the children …

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4th St. Forum Sets Agenda

Fixing immigration problems, how the global environment affects Wisconsin, preserving civil liberties while controlling terrorism, and economic innovation in Milwaukee will be the topics at the 4th …

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MPTV Brings Lehrer to Milwaukee

Jim Lehrer, executive editor and anchor of one of public television's most acclaimed programs, The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, will participate in "Dinner and Conversation with Jim Lehrer" at the …

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