Category Archives: Station News

WPBS-DT LAUNCHES “DANIEL TIGER NEIGHBOR DAYS” CAMPAIGN

Watertown, NY- April 14, 2015 WPBS is proud to announce the Daniel Tiger Neighbor Days Campaign.  What does it mean to be a good neighbor? One of the fundamental skills involved is kindness. Kindness can be taught in many ways … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT HOSTS READY, SET, FUN NEIGHBOR DAYS

WPBS-TV, Watertown, NY presents the largest educational event in the area, Ready, Set, Fun Neighbor Days! Join us May 9th, 2015 from 11am-2pm at the Bruce M. Wright Memorial Center, located at 1291 Faichney Drive, Watertown, NY. Each year over … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT CHARACTER BREAKFAST “NEIGHBOR DAYS” COMING TO THE WATERTOWN ELKS LODGE

Watertown, NY- April 16, 2015 WPBS-TV, Watertown, NY presents the 7th Annual PBS Kids Neighbor Days Character Breakfast, May 9th from 8am-10am at the Watertown Elks Lodge #496, located on Bradley Street in Watertown, NY. Join WPBS, along with Cookie Monster, Hooper, … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT HOSTS WHIZ QUIZ AWARDS CEREMONY

Watertown, NY – WPBS-DT was pleased to host the Whiz Quiz Awards Ceremony with Glenn Gough on Thursday, April 9, 2015. The 2014 International Whiz Quiz Champions from South Jefferson Central High School were awarded a scholarship check in the … 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-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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