Category Archives: Press Releases

TUNE-IN FOR THE WPBS-TV EXPLORE THE REGION: BUY IT LOCAL “HOLIDAY GIFT AUCTION”

WPBS-TV is pleased to announce the Explore the Region: Buy it Local “Holiday Gift Auction” on Friday and Saturday, November 10th and 11th from 6-11pm each evening. WPBS-TV will be partnering with individuals and organizations on both sides of the … Continue reading

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CINEMA SIX PRESENTS: ONCE UPON A SESAME STREET CHRISTMAS – PBS KIDS FREE MOVIE EVENT

WPBS-TV is pleased to announce the screening of “Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas”, Thursday, November 16th at 4pm in the WPBS studio, located at 1056 Arsenal St., Watertown, NY. “Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas” opens with the lyrical … Continue reading

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SECOND OPINION, PUBLIC TELEVISION’S HEALTH CARE SERIES, SHARES REAL-LIFE MEDICAL MYSTERIES

Watertown, NY – The Emmy-nominated, national health care series, Second Opinion, kicks off a whole new season of intriguing medical cases with an hour-long special that sheds light on opioid and heroin addiction. Overdose: Inside the Epidemic premieres Friday, November 3rd at … Continue reading

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LOCAL HISTORY WORKSHOP DEVELOPED AROUND LOCAL PRODUCTION

Join WPBS-TV in collaboration with Jefferson Community College and get an in-depth look at the history of Watertown, New York. Developed by anthropology professor Dr. Timothy Abel. You’ll spend four hours over the course of two days learning about the … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV’S WHIZ QUIZ GEARS UP FOR 38TH SEASON WITH GLENN GOUGH

WPBS-TV, Watertown’s Public Broadcasting, is pleased to present Whiz Quiz with Glenn Gough for the 2017 season. This year celebrates the 38th anniversary of Whiz Quiz, the longest running local academic quiz production in the North Country. Whiz Quiz celebrates … Continue reading

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CINEMA SIX PRESENTS FOLKLORE & FROST: HAUNTED HAPPENINGS

WPBS-TV is pleased to announce the screening of “Folklore & Frost: Haunted Happenings”. Join WPBS on Thursday, October 19th at 7pm at the Lowville Town Hall Theater for a spooky good time! Admission is free, with items available for purchase … Continue reading

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CINEMA SIX PRESENTS SCHOOL INC. A PERSONAL JOURNEY WITH ANDREW COULSON

WPBS-DT is pleased to announce the screening of “School Inc. A Personal Journey with Andrew Coulson”, Tuesday, September 19th at 6pm. Join WPBS and be a part of the live studio audience as we live stream and tape the panel … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT ANNOUNCES NEW STRATEGIC PLAN

WPBS-DT, Watertown Public Media, is pleased to announce the completion of a new, five-year strategic plan.  The senior management team and the board of trustees started the process in December 2016.  Following a comprehensive SWOT Analysis (strength, weaknesses, opportunities and … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV GEARS UP FOR SEPTEMBER’S FALL FESTIVAL MEMBERSHIP DRIVE

Watertown, NY – Tune-in for WPBS-TV’s Fall Festival Membership Drive, Saturday, September 9th – Sunday, September 17th! Look for new specials and favorites such as Rick Steves Heart of Italy on Saturday, September 9th at 11am; Emmylou Harris at the … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT’S “DISCOVERING WATERTOWN” DOCUMENTARY WINS AWARDS

July 14, 2017, Watertown, NY – WPBS-DT has won four Awards for their three-part documentary series, Discovering Watertown. The documentary chronicles the fascinating and rich history of Watertown, New York in three thirty minute episodes.  Part-one, Settlement & the Early … Continue reading

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