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True Crime Thriller Tonight On PBS

DMA 3: CHICAGO

WTTW’s Top Program Exec Dan Soles Leaving

‘PBS Newshour’ Expands Arts Coverage, Launches Digital Platform

PBS NewsHour has expanded CANVAS, its broadcast and digital arts reporting initiative, with $1.7 million in support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. The expansion aims to improve public access to and engagement with high-quality art and elevate the work of recognized and up-and-coming artists. “Art has the power to transform people and […]

DMA 50: NEW ORLEANS

WYES Sets Special D-Day Programming Slate

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Tonight On PBS, The Migrant Workers Behind California Wines

PA Plans Day Of Kind Acts To Honor Mister Rogers

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Residents of Fred Rogers’ home state of Pennsylvania will be encouraged to exhibit acts of kindness in honor of the beloved PBS children’s show host. Gov. Tom Wolf on Friday said the state’s website will share stories of good deeds and kind gestures May 23 for “1-4-3 Day,” named for Mister Rogers’ favorite […]

House Appropriations OKs CPB Funding Boost

The full House Appropriations Committee has proposed to increase funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, approving the recommendation of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, which last month approved a funding boost of $50 million (or about 15%) to $495 million for fiscal year 2022.

Stephanie Aaronson Named CPB Engagement SVP

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) has appointed Stephanie Aaronson  senior vice president, engagement. In this expanded role, she will work collaboratively across the organization and the public media system to lead CPB’s efforts in the development and implementation of strategies to enhance the impact of public media, both locally and nationally, in building a […]

DMA 18: ORLANDO, FL

WUCF Debuts ‘NewsNight’ With Nancy Alvarez

DMA 3: CHICAGO

Newsman Eddie Arruza Leaving WTTW