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WPBS-DT OFFERS EXCLUSIVE ONLINE XPEDITION OUTDOORS EPISODE

Watertown, NY- October 10, 2014, WPBS-DT Start off the Halloween festivities with a special episode of WPBS-TV’s Xpedition Outdoors! Watch this exclusive online episode of Xpedition Outdoors featuring Ft. Henry in Kingston, Ontario .  The Xpedition Outdoors team travels to … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT ANNOUNCES SECOND SCREENING IN CINEMA SIX SERIES

Watertown, NY- October 6, 2014 As a part of Cinema Six, a series of screenings featuring local productions along with national Public Broadcasting programs, WPBS DT is proud to announce the screening of  “Book Talk” on October 14, 2014 at … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV ANNOUNCES NEW CINEMA SIX PUBLIC SCREENINGS

Watertown, NY- September 2, 2014 WPBS-DT is proud to announce Cinema Six, which will bring educational, entertaining, and informative films to the public in our local area. WPBS will be featuring local productions along with national Public Broadcasting programs.  Cinema … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT HELPS NORTH COUNTRY TEACHERS BETTER INTEGRATE DIGITAL MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY IN THEIR CLASSROOMS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                               September 2, 2014 Contact: Monica Stadalski 315-782-3142 x 247 mstadalski@wpbstv.org     Free digital resources and professional development available for teachers this fall  WATERTOWN, NY, September 2, 2014 – As north country area teachers and students head back … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV ANNOUNCES LAUGH OUT LOUD COMEDY EVENT

  Watertown,NY- August 28, 2014 WPBS-DT’s is pleased to announce Laugh Out Loud – Celebrating Women in Comedy fundraising event Friday, September 26th from 6-9pm.  The event will take place at the Hilton Garden Inn, Watertown, NY and will include … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV GEARS UP FOR THE “FALL FOR WPBS” MEMBER DRIVE

Watertown,NY- August 22, 2014 WPBS-DT’s Fall for WPBS Member Drive is scheduled from Saturday, September 6th through Sunday, September 14th and boasts specials such as:  Jimmy Van Heusen:  Swinging with Frank & Bing on Saturday, 9/6 at 5:30 pm and … Continue reading

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BRIT COM BLITZ INVADES WATERTOWN PUBLIC TELEVISION AUGUST 16TH-17TH

WPBS-DT, Watertown, NY.  It’s the British Invasion!  Well….almost.  WPBS-DT is presenting a two day Brit Com Blitz beginning Saturday, August 16th from 6 – 11pm.  If you enjoy British Comedy, tune in for an exclusive screening event of six titles:  … Continue reading

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GET CURIOUS ABOUT BOOKS WITH THE WPBS-DT RAISING READERS SUMMER LIBRARY TOUR

WPBS-DT, Watertown, PBS, partners with libraries located within the broadcast community to host a number of story time visits with PBS Kids Character Curious George.  Each visit includes a story and goody bag with a free book along with suggested … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT A WINNER IN THE 35th ANNUAL TELLY AWARDS

Watertown, NY- June 5, 2014, The Telly Awards has named WPBS-DT as a winner in the 35th Annual Telly Awards for their documentary titled The 1000 Islands Bridge:  An Arm of Friendship (75th Anniversary). With nearly 12,000 entries from all … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT PLACES SILVER AND BRONZE IN TOP INTERNATIONAL AWARD – 2014 SUMMIT CREATIVE AWARD

Watertown, NY- June 5, 2014, Out of more than 5,000 submissions from 24 countries, WPBS’s production team is named a Silver winner in the 2014 Summit Creative Award® competition for its local production Xpedition Outdoors “Ausable Chasm” in the Travel/Tourism/Nature … Continue reading

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