Author Archives: Andy Lackey

WPBS-TV ANNOUNCES “A TIME TO TREASURE” MEMBER DRIVE

Watertown,NY- November 24, 2014 A Time to Treasure Member Drive, will be aired on WPBS TV November 29 – December 7.   PBS has finally heard the voice of local stations and is providing a pledge schedule around our core program … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT Announces Fourth Screening in Cinema Six Series – Downton Abbey Season 5 Premiere

Watertown, NY- November 24, 2014 WPBS-DT, the two-nation public broadcasting station, is pleased to announce the screening of Downton Abbey Season 5 Premiere, Friday, December 12, 2014 at 6pm at Bonnie Castle Resort and Marina, Alexandria Bay, NY. This screening … Continue reading

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Official Statement from Lynn Brown, President & General Manager, to recent audio issues in the Ottawa Area

WPBS is fully aware of the disappointment and frustration of our viewers in the Ottawa area, eastern Ontario Canada.  For the past few weeks, we have experienced three different failures, which has made this issue a nightmare to troubleshoot.  It … Continue reading

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WPBS PRESENTS ONE HOUR PUBLIC EYE SPECIAL EDITION HEROIN USE IN THE NORTH COUNTRY

November 5, 2014 – WPBS, the two-Nation public broadcasting station will be airing a special one-hour broadcast, “Public Eye with Jeff Cole: Heroin Use in the North Country” on Sunday, November 23rd at 12:00pm and again Monday, November 24th at … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV GEARS UP FOR ANTIQUE & COLLECTIBLES AUCTION AND CRITIQUE

October 28, 2014 – WPBS, the Two-Nation public broadcasting station will be televising the Antique & Collectibles Auction and Critique, November 15-16, 2014 from 6 – 11pm each evening.   Join WPBS in the studio at 1056 Arsenal Street in Watertown … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT CASTING CALL SEASON 2 HOST: XPEDITION OUTDOORS SERIES

Watertown, NY- October 23, 2014  – WPBS-DT, Watertown’s Public Broadcasting Station, announces a casting call for a Host of Season Two of the outdoor adventure series “Xpedition Outdoors.”    The six episode adventure series will highlight outdoor adventures in our Two-Nation … Continue reading

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WPBS Presents “Veterans Coming Home: Stories of Service”

WPBS-DT is bringing together multi-platform content and powerful conversations around military veterans under the banner of  “Veterans Coming Home:  Stories of Service” in an upcoming 7-month campaign beginning  with Veteran’s/Remembrance Day  through Memorial Day.   The special programming  features compelling stories … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT CELEBRATES HALLOWEEN WITH CURIOUS GEORGE: A HALLOWEEN BOO FEST AND NEW EPISODES

One-hour CURIOUS GEORGE special kicks off week of new episodes,  PBS KIDS Halloween-themed programming and Coloring Contest Watertown, NY, October 23, 2014 – On Monday, October 27, CURIOUS GEORGE: A Halloween Boo Fest returns to WPBS-DT at 8am, kicking off … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT TO BROADCAST “RACE FOR THE 116TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT: A SPECIAL EDITION OF PUBLIC EYE WITH JEFF COLE”

Watertown, NY- October 24, 2014 WPBS-DT is pleased to announce it will broadcast “RACE FOR THE 116TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT:  A SPECIAL EDITION OF PUBLIC EYE WITH JEFF COLE”.    Tune in to learn more about the platforms of incumbent Democrat Addie … Continue reading

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STATIONS JOIN TO BROADCAST FINAL DEBATE OCTOBER 21

Watertown, NY- October 15, 2014 The three candidates for the north country’s seat in Congress will meet for their third and final broadcast debate at 7 pm, Tuesday, October 21, in Watertown. The debate will be recorded at WWNY TV in … Continue reading

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