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TWO MPTV PRODUCTIONS WIN FIRST PLACE AT THE WBA AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE

Two MPTV productions took top honors at the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Awards Gala on May 4, 2013. RETURN TO PEARL and FIELD OF HONOR both won first place in their categories.

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MPTV'S CHANNEL 36 TO BE RUN BY MATC STUDENTS FOR STUDENT OPERATIONS DAY

On Saturday, May 11, Milwaukee Public Television will be turned over to Milwaukee Area Technical College students from 7:00 a.m. to 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 12. This year marks the 43rd year that …

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TOPIC OF FINANCIAL SECURITY FOR ADULTS OVER 50 TO BE PRESENTED AT MPTV'S NEXT AVENUE EVENT

On Tuesday, May 28 at 5:00 p.m., "Money and Financial Security" will be the topic of a discussion featuring expert advice from professionals from UW Credit Union. The free event will be held at the …

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MPTV'S CHILDRENS' WRITING CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED

This Year, Entries Increased by 150% from Last Year

Milwaukee Public Television has announced the 20 local winners of the 2013 PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest, a competition for children in …

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45TH YEAR OF MPTV'S GREAT TV AUCTION TO HIGHLIGHT WISCONSIN PRODUCTS

Tables of treasures filled with donations from area communities and neighborhoods will be among the thousands of items available for bid at the 2013 Great TV Auction on April 26 through May 4. …

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"THE REVOLUTIONARY OPTIMISTS" TO BE FEATURED AT MPTV'S LAST COMMUNITY CINEMA OF THE SEASON

Milwaukee Public Television's Community Cinema will offer a preview and discussion of THE REVOLUTIONARY OPTIMISTS on Thursday, May 2 at 6:30 p.m. The preview event, which takes place at Discovery …

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EMMY-AWARD WINNING FILMMAKER TO SCREEN DOCUMENTARY IN MILWAUKEE

On April 22 at 7:30 p.m., MPTV will host a screening of NEVER FORGET TO LIE, a documentary by filmmaker Marian Marzynski. The piece is an autobiographical look into Marzynski's wartime childhood and …

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MPTV STUDENTS WIN WISCONSIN BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION "STUDENT AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE"

At the annual Wisconsin Broadcasters Association (WBA) Student awards event in March, several Milwaukee Area Technical College Television and Video Production students won a WBA Student Award for …

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MPTV TO BROADCAST FIRST STAGE'S "TO THE PROMISED LAND"

Milwaukee Public Television will broadcast First Stage Theater's TO THE PROMISED LAND on Friday, April 19 at 8:00 p.m. on MPTV 10.1 HD and 36.2. This broadcast is part of the new Young Performers …

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MPTV'S GREAT TV AUCTION TO OFFER PREVIEW OF ART AT HOME AND GARDEN SHOW

A preview of many of the art and collectibles available for bid at the Channel 10 Great TV Auction will be on display at the Wisconsin Realtors Home and Garden Show at the State Fair Park Expo Center …

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