Category Archives: Press Releases

WPBS-DT ANNOUNCES NEW HOST FOR SEASON TWO XPEDITION OUTDOORS

Watertown, NY- March 11, 2015 WPBS-DT, Watertown, PBS, is pleased to announce Dana Reid as the new host of Season Two Xpedition Outdoors.  Twenty-five year old Dana Reid lives in Antwerp, New York with her husband Michael and cats, Jaaba … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV GEARS UP FOR 45TH ANNUAL ALL-STAR AUCTION

WPBS-DT, Watertown, PBS, announces the 45TH Annual All-Star Auction, which will air live April 18TH – 26TH, 6 pm to midnight on weekends and 7 pm to midnight on weekdays. Donations from local businesses in northern New York and Canada … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV IS READY TO SPRING INTO MARCH

Watertown, NY- February 23, 2015 WPBS-DT is ready to Spring Into March beginning February 28th through March 8th!  WPBS-DT will be featuring the following titles during this member drive:  an all-new Rick Steves’ Dynamic Europe on Saturday, February 28th at … Continue reading

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National Survey Confirms that PBS and Member Stations Are America’s Most Trusted Institution and an “Excellent” Use of Tax Dollars for 12th Consecutive Year

Study ranks PBS KIDS first in education, trust and safety Watertown, NY – February, 23, 2015 – Today, WPBS-TV President and General Manager, Lynn Brown announced that a nationwide study recently confirmed that PBS and its member stations are rated … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV PRESENTS FUNDING THE FUTURE INITIATIVE

Watertown,NY- February 5, 2015 WPBS-DT is funding the future.  Tune in on Saturday and Sunday, February 14th and 15th for programming scheduled to assist our broadcast audience in the New Year. Tune in to programs like Dr. Wayne Dyer’s: Wishes … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV ANNOUNCES WRITER’S WORKSHOP Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence Counties Grades K-3 Encouraged To Attend

Watertown, NY January 26, 2015 – Today, WPBS-TV announced that they will hold a writer’s workshop for children in grades K-3 that will be submitting stories to the annual PBS KIDS Writers Contest, www.wpbstv.org/writerscontest .  This workshop is designed to … Continue reading

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PBS KIDS PREMIERES SPECIAL DOWNTON ABBEY-INSPIRED EPISODE OF ARTHUR

Watertown, NY, January 13, 2015 – Ever wonder what secrets and stories your family history holds?  This is the question posed to everyone’s favorite aardvark and his friends in “Fountain Abbey,” an all-new, Downton Abbey-inspired episode of ARTHUR, premiering January … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV ANNOUNCES A SPECIAL MOVIE EVENT: THE COOKIE THIEF!

January 20, 2015, Watertown, NY – WPBS-DT presents a special movie event “The Cookie Thief”, February 16th at 10am at the WPBS Studio, located at 1056 Arsenal St., Watertown, NY.  Cookies are disappearing from the museum, and Cookie Monster is … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV Announces Public Eye with Jeff Cole Special Edition: Human Trafficking

December 30, 2014, Watertown, NY – WPBS-DT presents, Public Eye with Jeff Cole Special Edition:  Human Trafficking.  In collaboration with the Jefferson and St. Lawrence County Branches of the American Association of University Women (AAUW),St.Joseph’s Sisters of Social Justice, Flower … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV ANOUNCES PUBLIC EYE WITH JEFF COLE SPECIAL EDITION: HUMAN TRAFFICKING

December 30, 2014, Watertown, NY – WPBS-DT presents, Public Eye with Jeff Cole Special Edition:  Human Trafficking.  In collaboration with the Jefferson and St. Lawrence County Branches of the American Association of University Women (AAUW), St. Joseph’s Sisters of Social … Continue reading

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