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CINEMA SIX SCREENING OF “HONOR FLIGHT” PUBLIC EYE SPECIAL WITH JEFF COLE

October 19, 2015 Watertown, NY – WPBS is pleased to announce their latest local documentary and Public Eye Special with Jeff Cole, “Honor Flight”.  This special will be screened as part of the Cinema Six line-up, November 11th at 7:30pm … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV ANNOUNCES CINEMA SIX FOLKLORE AND FROST SCREENING & GHOST WALK

Watertown, NY – Join us and discover the folklore of downtown Watertown.  Watch highlights from WPBS-TV’s Folklore & Frost Friday, October 23rd at 5:30 pm (screening portion is free and open to the public) at the Paddock Arcade, Watertown, NY. … Continue reading

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WPBS AIRS HOUR LONG PUBLIC EYE SPECIAL WITH JEFF COLE: RACE FOR THE MAYOR

Special guests Mayor Jeff Graham and City Councilman Joe Butler  October 12, 2015 Watertown, NY – Join WPBS-DT for the hour long special  “THE RACE FOR THE MAYOR OF WATERTOWN:  A SPECIAL EDITION OF PUBLIC EYE WITH JEFF COLE”, Friday, … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT’s WHIZ QUIZ GEARS UP FOR 36TH SEASON WITH GLENN GOUGH

Watertown, NY- October 8, 2015 WPBS-DT, Watertown’s Public Broadcasting, is pleased to present Whiz Quiz with Glenn Gough for the 2015 season. This year celebrates the 36TH anniversary of Whiz Quiz, the longest running local academic quiz production in the North … Continue reading

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WPBS GEARS UP FOR SEPTEMBER’S FALL FESTIVAL MEMBER DRIVE

Watertown, NY – Tune-in for WPBS-TV’s Fall Festival Member Drive, Saturday, September 12th – Sunday, September 20th!  The Fall Festival boasts a star-studded lineup beginning Saturday, September 12 in prime time with My Music:  Starlight Ballroom at 5:00 pm; Lawrence … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV ANNOUNCES CINEMA SIX SCHEDULE

Watertown, NY – WPBS-DT is pleased to bring back Cinema Six, now in its second year.  Cinema Six brings educational, entertaining, and informative films to the public in our broadcast community, free of charge, which will feature local productions along … Continue reading

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PBS’ Groundbreaking BIG BLUE LIVE Sets New Bar for Digital and Social Audience Engagement in a Natural History Series

Watertown, NY, August 26, 2015 – For three nights, starting August 31, PBS airs BIG BLUE LIVE, its first live nature program centering on the extraordinary annual confluence of marine life in and around Monterey Bay, California.  Concurrently, the series … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT OFFERS NEW EPISODES AND DIGITAL RESOURCES FROM PBS KIDS SERIES DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD AND ARTHUR IN HONOR OF NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS MONTH

New ARTHUR Episode Guest Stars Idina Menzel; Additional New Episodes of ARTHUR, DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD and PEG + CAT Also Premiere the Week of September 7 Watertown, NY August 26, 2015 – In honor of National Preparedness Month, WPBS-DT will … Continue reading

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WPBS GEARS UP FOR SEPTEMBER’S FALL FESTIVAL MEMBER DRIVE

Watertown, NY – Tune-in for WPBS-TV’s Fall Festival Member Drive, Saturday, September 12th – Sunday, September 20th!  The Fall Festival boasts a star-studded lineup beginning Saturday, September 12 in prime time with My Music:  Starlight Ballroom at 5:00 pm; Lawrence … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV RECEIVES THREE VIDEOGRAPHER AWARDS

WPBS-TV, Watertown, NY – was recognized with the Award of Excellence in the Television Documentary category for Exploring the 1000 Islands, a new sixty-minute high definition heritage documentary. This sixty-minute documentary covers the beauty and wonder of the 1000 Islands, … Continue reading

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