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PREMIERING IN FEBRUARY SEASON 3 OF WPBS-TV’S “PAINTING WITH WILSON BICKFORD”

February 21, 2017 – WPBS-TV’s “Painting with Wilson Bickford” Season 3, premieres Monday, February, 27th at 1:30pm.  This 13-episode series features a variety of different landscapes and studies sure to interest both the novice and experienced artist.  Viewers can purchase … Continue reading

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New National Survey Shows 73% of Voters – Including 82% in Northeast Oppose Eliminating Federal Funding for Public Television

Nationally, GOP voters oppose eliminating federal funding for public television by almost a 2-1 margin Watertown, NY – February 16, 2017 – A new national survey conducted jointly by leading Republican and Democratic researchers reveals that voters across the political … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV LAUNCHES FREE 24/7 MULTIPLATFORM PBS KIDS SERVICE

Provided by WPBS-TV-DT, New TV Channel and Live Stream Will Support WPBS-TV’s Mission to Reach All Northern New York/Eastern Ontario Area Children with High-Quality Educational Content Watertown, NY, February 3, 2017 – Today, WPBS-TV announced the launch of a new, … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV PRESENTS FUNDING THE FUTURE INITIATIVE

Watertown, NY- January 26, 2017  WPBS-DT is funding the future.  Tune in on Saturday and Sunday, February 11th and 12th for programming scheduled to assist our broadcast audience in the New Year. Tune in to programs like Forever Painless on … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT DOCUMENTARY “DISCOVERING WATERTOWN” OFFICIAL SELECTION AT SNOWTOWN FILM FESTIVAL

WPBS-DT, Watertown, NY – January 11, 2017 – WPBS-DT is pleased to announce that “Discovering Watertown”, a new high-definition docuseries with historical reenactments produced by WPBS-DT, will be shown at this year’s Snowtown Film Festival.  The festival, now in its … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT ANNOUNCES FIFTH SCREENING IN CINEMA SIX SERIES “Paint and Sip with Wilson Bickford”

Watertown, NY- January 3, 2017 WPBS-DT is pleased to announce the screening of  “Painting with Wilson Bickford Season 3”, Thursday, February 9th at 6pm at the WPBS Community Room, located at 1056 Arsenal St., Watertown, NY.  This screening is free and … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT ANNOUNCES 2016 WHIZ QUIZ CHAMPIONS

Watertown, NY – WPBS-DT, Watertown public television, completed the 37th season of Whiz Quiz with host Glenn Gough and is pleased to announce the 2016 Whiz Quiz Champions. The 2016 American Whiz Quiz Champions are from the Immaculate Heart Central … Continue reading

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CALLING ALL EDUCATORS: APPLY NOW FOR THE 2017 PBS DIGITAL INNOVATORS PROGRAM

Now in its 5th Year, Annual Program Recognizes Top PreK-12 Educators Using Digital Technology and Tools in the Classroom  Watertown, NY, December 13, 2016 – Today, WPBS-DT announced the fifth annual 2017 PBS Digital Innovators Program for tech-savvy PreK-12 educators. … Continue reading

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Cinema Six presents Splash & Bubbles One Big Ocean – PBS Kids Free Movie Event!

Watertown, NY- December 12, 2016-DT, Watertown’s public broadcasting station, is pleased to announce the screening of “Splash & Bubbles, One Big Ocean”, Monday, January 16th, 2017 at 10am in the WPBS Studio, located at 1056 Arsenal St., Watertown, NY. Join … Continue reading

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CRANE CANDLELIGHT CONCERT: BRIGHTEST AND BEST

WPBS-TV announces air dates for locally produced Crane Candlelight Concert.  The Crane Chorus and the Crane Symphony Orchestra come together to present a very special Holiday concert.  Featuring over 300 carolers and musicians from the renowned Crane School of Music … Continue reading

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