Press Releases

Black Nouveau Features WWII Soldiers

African American soldiers who fought in World War II will be one of the topics on the first program of Black Nouveau's new season Wednesday, Sept. 19, on Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV-10) at 6:30 …

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WWII-Wisconsin Stories

The challenges and opportunities that World War II presented to state residents come to life in a new documentary, Stories from the Homefront: The War in Wisconsin, premiering on Milwaukee Public …

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Adelante Explores Risks for Immigrants

¡Adelante!--Milwaukee Public Television's Spanish language weekly program for Latinos--will explore the effects of local immigration laws in the first program of its ninth season, Tuesday, Sept. 11, …

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MPTV Expands HD Simulcast

Milwaukee Public Television will begin simulcasting major portions of its daily broadcasts on MPTV-10, its primary television channel, and its high definition channel, MPTV-HD on Saturday, Sept. …

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MPTV Offers New Cinema Series

New Cinema Series
Previews TV Documentaries

MPTV Community Cinema, a series of free documentary previews, will open with the first screening of Stories from the Homefront: The War in Wisconsin …

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MPTV Launches World Channel

MPTV World will begin offering the best of PBS news, nature and other nonfiction programming on Milwaukee Public Television Wednesday, Aug. 15, at 6 a.m. The new digital channel is available on MPTV …

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MPTV Seeks WWII Stories

The opportunity for veterans and their families to record recollections and stories of World War II is now available on Milwaukee Public Television's website as part of PBS outreach efforts …

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MPTV Offers Classical Music

Classical music lovers who miss hearing their favorite compositions on local radio can listen for them 24 hours a day on Milwaukee Public Television's digital channel 554 on Time Warner cable. The …

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Reading Rainbow National Winners Announced

Two Milwaukee area children have taken top honors in the 13th annual national Reading Rainbow "Young Writers and Illustrators" Contest. They are among only 12 authors selected from more than 40,000 …

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MPTV's 50th Programs, Events

A visit from Paula Kerger, the new PBS president, and a public appearance by Jim Lehrer, host of the NewsHour on PBS, will be among the highlights of Milwaukee Public Television's 50th anniversary …

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