Popular Dining Series ‘Check, Please!’ Ends 20-Year Run On WTTW Chicago

Reporter Joanna Hernandez Joins WTTW’s ‘Chicago Tonight’

WTTW News Chief Under Scrutiny Over Posts

Hugo Balta, news director of WTTW Chicago (PBS) and executive producer of the nightly newscast Chicago Tonight, has been sidelined by his bosses for apparently sharing too much on social media.

Two-Year Data Breach Hits Employees’ Email At WTTW, WFMT

WMAQ’s Carol Marin Bowing Out Of TV News

Flooding At Chicago’s Willis Tower Knocks Stations Off Air

Heather Cherone Joins WTTW As City Hall Reporter

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WTTW To Premiere ‘Chicago’s Deadliest Day’ Doc

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WTTW Ups Baer To Lead Program Production

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WTTW’s ‘Chicago Tonight’ EP To Retire

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WTTW’s Top Program Exec Dan Soles Leaving

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Newsman Eddie Arruza Leaving WTTW

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WTTW Hires Community Engagement Officer

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WTTW Hopes ‘Dishalicious’ Is Recipe For Success

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WTTW Salutes Retiring ‘Chicago Icon’ Joel Weisman

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Reese Marcusson Now Acting CEO Of WTTW

Reese Marcusson has been named acting chief executive officer of Window to the World Communications, parent company of public television WTTW Chicago and classical music WFMT-FM.

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WTTW Takes Viewers To Chicago River In Special

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WTTW’s Ponce Cutting Back On ‘Chicago Tonight’

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WTTW Documentary Follows Syrian Family

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WTTW Chicago CEO Dan Schmidt To Retire

Dan Schmidt, the controversial president and CEO of the parent company of PBS station WTTW and classical radio WFMT-FM, will retire at the end of the year, Window to the World Communications announced Thursday.

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GatesAir To Assist WTTW In Repack Transition

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WGN’s Lyons Tops ‘Most Powerful Women’ List

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WTTW Chicago Cited For ‘Serious’ Safety Violation

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WTTW In News Partnership With WBEZ-FM

Chicago’s two leading public broadcasters announced a news partnership Monday that could lead to joint reporting of stories and online collaborations. Via a newly installed robotic camera, reporters from Chicago Public Media’s WBEZ-FM will appear on Chicago Tonight, the nightly news program on PBS station WTTW. In turn, a new high-speed fiber line will allow WTTW hosts and correspondents to appear live on WBEZ news and talk shows.

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WTTW Chicago Lays Off Three Executives

Three top executives at Chicago’s noncommercial WTTW have been laid off due to budget cutbacks at the station, according to a spokesperson. Julia Maish confirmed that the positions of Parke Richeson, SVP of national productions; Mark Jahnke, VP-chief technology officer; and V.J. McAleer, SVP of community partnerships, have been eliminated.

‘Chicago Tonight’ Producers To Join SAG-AFTRA

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PBS Chief Helps Mark WTTW Anniversary

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WTTW Chicago To Host Live Candidate Forums

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WTTW Adopts Avid Everywhere

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Longtime WTTW Cameraman Chuck Haynie Dies

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WTTW Goes National With ‘Local, USA’

With the launch of a new national series next week, Chicago’s PBS outlet WTTW is living up to its branding as a “Window to the World.” Local, USA is billed as a 13-part documentary series showcasing segments from public television stations across the country along with the work of independent producers and other content creators. Each half-hour episode will explore a particular theme.

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Brandis Friedman Joins WTTW’s ‘Chicago Tonight’

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WTTW Chicago Joins Centralcast Project

The Chicago PBS station has signed on as a founding member of the Digital Convergence Alliance, the multi-station master control centralcast facility led by WJCT Jacksonville, Fla.

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WTTW Merges National, Local Program Staffs

Claiming it will create “a more cohesive and efficient unit,” Chicago’s leading public television station is putting all its production eggs in one basket. WTTW National Productions, which brought the world Soundstage, Sneak Previews, The Frugal Gourmet, The New Explorers and The McLaughlin Group, is being combined with WTTW11 Local Productions, the station’s local programming department.

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WTTW To Air Content From Al Jazeera English

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WTTW Adds Ash-har Quraishi As Correspondent

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Former WTTW GM William McCarter Dies At 81