Press Releases

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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Auction Tops $1 million Again

The Great TV Auction, a major fundraiser for Milwaukee Public Television, earned $1,107,114 during its 39th annual run April 27-May 5. The final figure surpassed the $1 million mark for the 19th …

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MPTV Joins On Demand

Local Milwaukee Public Television series such as I Remember and Outdoor Wisconsin are now available free to television audiences on Time Warner Cable's Wisconsin on Demand (WIoD) digital channel …

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MPTV Añade Canal en Español

A partir del sábado 5 de mayo, Milwaukee Public Television incluirá en su programación a V-me, la primera cadena de televisión pública en idioma español con …

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MPTV Adds Spanish Channel

Milwaukee Public Television will begin carrying V-me, public television's first 24-hour Spanish language network, on Saturday, May 5. The new, noncommercial service will be called MPTV V-me and air …

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