Press Releases


January 3, 2011

Milwaukee, WI (December 31, 2010) -- When the decorating and gift giving are over, January is the month to relax and catch some great shows on MPTV. The usual quality fare can be expected: New Year's Day entertainment, classic movies, British dramas, mysteries, emerging science, political spectacles, a new series for kids, master biographies, industry pioneer stories, local history exploration, anniversary celebrations and more. A few of the titles are:

American Masters - Jeff Bridges; The Doors
Carreras Domingo Pavarotti in Concert
Dierks Bentley Live from the Ryman
Dinosaur Wars
Elsa's Legacy - Born Free 50th Anniversary
Frontline - Are We Safer
Great Performances - From Vienna; Sondheim
Independent Lens - Men Who Swim
Jobs - MPTV Special
Killer Stress - National Geographic
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebrations 2011
Masterpiece Classic - Downton Abbey; My Boy Jack
Muscle Car Workout
Pioneers of Television - Science Fiction
Roger Ebert Presents
Wild Kratts
Wisconsin Gubernatorial Inauguration
Wisconsin Stories - Wausau

Dates, times, and descriptions of all January highlights and premieres are at Premieres and Highlights.

MPTV is a community-supported service of Milwaukee Area Technical College. Since its inception, MPTV has educated, entertained, and inspired. Today, MPTV offers viewers a family of 10 digital channels - 24 hours a day, seven days a week. MPTV Viewer services can be reached at 414-297-7520,, Twitter, and Facebook. Feedback is always welcomed.

Video Channels
10.1 MPTV 10.1 HD
10.2 MPTV World
10.3 MPTV V-me (Spanish language)
36.1 MPTV SD
36.2 MPTV 10.1 Simulcast
36.3 MPTV Create
10.4 MPTV Weather
Audio Channels
36.4 MPTV Classical music
36.5 MPTV Jazz
36.6 MPTV Traffic
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Contact: Debbie O'Connor-Callahan
Phone: 414-297-7512
Twitter: InsideMPTV10_36