Press Releases

ADELANTE! Studies New Immigration Rules

The first program of the new season on Milwaukee Public Television's ADELANTE! will be a special on a new measure protecting young immigrants from removal (deportation). It will premiere Tuesday, …

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Mitten Drive Begins Oct. 8

Milwaukee Public Television will hold its 5th annual drive for "Mittens and More" Oct. 8-26. The community service project provides new mittens, gloves, hats and scarves to help families who are in …

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Banquet Celebrates OUTDOOR WISCONSIN

Fans of OUTDOOR WISCONSIN once again will have the opportunity to mingle with host Dan Small, along with program regulars Tom Newbauer, Judy Nugent, Deb Wolniak at this year's Outdoor Wisconsin …

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DOWNTON ABBEY Plans Third Season in January

The first season of DOWNTON ABBEY, the highly rated MASTERPIECE series on PBS, will return to Milwaukee Public Television Thursday, Sept. 20, on MPTV HD 36.1 at 8 p.m. The third season of the series …

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Comcast Moves WMVS Location

Television viewers who receive Milwaukee Public Television through Comcast cable will find MPTV HD 10.1 in a new location beginning Oct. 4. Comcast will move WMVS (10.1) to cable channel 243. It is …

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American Graduate Day Studies for Success

Improving graduation rates among American high school students will be the focus of a seven-hour block of programming on Milwaukee Public Television's World digital channel (MPTV 10.2/ Time Warner …

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AROUND THE CORNER Shooting Second Season

Camera crews from Milwaukee Public Television are shooting the second season of AROUND THE CORNER WITH JOHN MCGIVERN in 13 communities throughout the state. The new programs will air starting in …

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Women Find Potential

HALF THE SKY: TURNING OPPRESSION INTO OPPORTUNITY FOR WOMEN WORLDWIDE will be previewed at MPTV Community Cinema Thursday, Sept. 6, at 6:30 p.m.

The event, which includes a discussion of the film, …

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Maraniss Details Presidential Past

ON THE ISSUES WITH MIKE GOUSHA will host noted author David Maraniss Sunday, Sept. 2, at 3 p.m. on MPTV-HD 36.1 and will repeat Monday, Sept. 3, at 10 p.m. on MPTV-HD 10.1.

Maraniss' new book, …

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New Daniel Tiger Program Joins Children's Shows

A new program, DANIEL TIGER'S NEIGHBORHOOD, will join Milwaukee Public Television's extensive line-up of children's fare this fall. The animated PBS series features stories and music based on the …

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