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WPBS-DT PARTNERS WITH NNY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION TO LAUNCH NEW EDUCATIONAL INITIATIVE “GPS FOR SUCCESS”

Watertown, NY- January 13, 2016, GPS for Success is a new multi-platform website, MyGPSForSuccess.com,  that students and underemployed adults will use to learn about career opportunities, income potential and education/training requirements in 16 career clusters identified locally and nationally as … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT ANNOUNCES SECOND INSTALLMENT OF “BOOK TALK” WITH HOST, ERIKA FLINT

Watertown, NY- January 11, 2016, WPBS-DT is proud to announce the second installment of “Book Talk”, with host, Erika Flint.   This two-part series features local authors discussing their written works and how they came to author them.  Genres include fiction, … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT ANNOUNCES 2015 WHIZ QUIZ CHAMPIONS

Watertown, NY – WPBS-DT, Watertown public television, just completed the 36th season of Whiz Quiz with host Glenn Gough and is pleased to announce the 2015 Whiz Quiz Champions. The 2015 American Whiz Quiz Champions are from the Thousand Islands … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT ANNOUNCES ANNUAL PBS KIDS WRITERS CONTEST

  Canadian and North Country Kids in Grades K-3 Encouraged to Submit Original Stories Watertown, NY, January 4, 2016 – Today, WPBS-DT announced its annual PBS KIDS Writers Contest, designed to promote the advancement of children’s literacy skills through hands-on, … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT ANNOUNCES FOURTH SCREENING IN CINEMA SIX SERIES – Paint and Sip with Wilson Bickford

Watertown, NY- January 1, 2016 WPBS-DT, Watertown’s public broadcasting station, is pleased to announce the screening of “Painting with Wilson Bickford Season 2”, Thursday, February 11th at 6pm at the WPBS Community Room, located at 1056 Arsenal St., Watertown, NY. … Continue reading

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CINEMA SIX HOSTS “MERCY STREET” SCREENING

December 11, 2015 Watertown, NY – WPBS is pleased to bring our broadcast community, the premiere of MERCY STREET. This screening will be held at the WPBS-DT Studio, located at 1056 Arsenal Street, Watertown, NY, on Thursday, January 14th, 2016 … Continue reading

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WPBS AND COMMUNITY GIVE BACK ON BOTH SIDES OF THE BORDER

December 4, 2015 Watertown, NY – WPBS-DT, gives back to the community as part of the September’s Fall Festival Membership Drive. Sponsorship for the member drive was given by Key Bank and used to match pledges from members; one pledge … Continue reading

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PBS LEARNINGMEDIA ANNOUNCES CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR THE 4th ANNUAL DIGITAL INNOVATORS PROGRAM

Search for Top K-12 Educators Using Digital Technology and Tools in the Classroom Open to Educators Across the U.S. Watertown, NY, December 4, 2015 – Educators from across the country who excel at using technology and digital media to support … Continue reading

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CELEBRATE HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS MEMBER DRIVE

Watertown, NY – Tune-in for WPBS-TV’s Home for the Holidays Member Drive, Saturday, November 28th through December 6th! As you tune-in throughout the drive, expect to enjoy Andrea Bocelli, Cinema on December 1 at 7:30 pm followed by Classical Rewind … Continue reading

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WPBS HOSTS TWO DOWNTON ABBEY SCREENINGS – OSWEGO, NY AND OTTAWA, ON

November 19, 2015 Watertown, NY – WPBS is pleased to bring our broadcast community, two screenings of the season premiere of Downton Abbey.  Each screening is free and will include special “after events” that require the purchase of a ticket.  … Continue reading

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