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Monday, Dec. 23, 2013
 Sneak Preview: The season premiere of the award-winning “Downton Abbey” was previewed by some 700 diehard fans at the South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center (SMPAC). The free event
Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010

Intelligent programming inspires audiences; station offers students hands-on learning opportunities

Oftentimes, non-cable television seems like a throwback to the era of records and rotary phones. But Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) sidesteps the time warp by staying relevant with progressive and diverse programming. In the 1950s Congress reserved airwaves specifically for noncommercial television to provide audiences with...
Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Last weekend Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) debuted “Cooking Raw,” a new eight-part cooking series that offers plenty of creative alternatives to standing in front of a hot stove to cook a meal this summer. Mother-daughter duo Caroline Carter and Shenita Ray are the hosts of the 30-minute program...
Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2009

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, Oct. 1, MPTV Community Cinema: The 1930s’ Civilian Conservation Corps @ Discovery World, 6 p.m. The Civilian Conservation Corps, one of the boldest and most effective of all the New Deal programs, put men to work...
03.14.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
Tyler Kroll of The Gentlemen’s Hour recently told me that the offbeat Milwaukee-based sketch comedy group will be appearing on local television. And you don’t even need cable or dish TV to be able to see them. When he told me where and when to watch, I had to laugh.   See—I remember growing up in the Green Bay TV market in the early ‘80’s. And I remember being five or six ye...

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