Category Archives: Press Releases

WPBS-TV OFFERS CRANE CANDLELIGHT HOLIDAY CONCERT

Watertown, NY – December 5, 2018 – For seventeen years, during the first weekend in December, crew members and television equipment from WPBS-DT invaded the Helen M. Hosmer Hall, part of the campus of the Crane School of Music at … Continue reading

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LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL CHOIRS PERFORM ON WPBS-TV

Watertown, NY – December 5, 2018 – WPBS-TV hosts a festive high school concert for the Holidays.  Five select high school choirs from Watertown, Indian River, South Jefferson, and Lowville perform holiday favorites and seasonal hymns. The concert, taped in … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV’s RENEWED COMMITMENT TO EDUCATION BRINGS A NEW FACE TO THE STATION

WPBS-TV, Watertown Public Broadcasting, is pleased to welcome Michelle Todd as the station’s new Family Learning Coordinator. Michelle joins WPBS-TV with a Master of Education and over five years’ experience as an educator. “We are thrilled to welcome Michelle to … Continue reading

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WPBS HOSTS BUY IT LOCAL “HOLIDAY GIFT AUCTION”

WPBS-TV is pleased to announce the Buy it Local “Holiday Gift Auction” on Friday and Saturday, November 9th and 10th from 6-11pm each evening. WPBS-TV partners with individuals and organizations on both sides of the border to showcase the local … Continue reading

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WPBS ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP TRANSITION

WPBS-TV, Watertown Public Broadcasting, serving Northern New York and Eastern Ontario for 60 years, has announced today that President & General Manager, Lynn Brown is ending her 20-year tenure at WPBS-TV effective June 30, 2019. “When I joined the WPBS … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV’S WHIZ QUIZ GEARS UP FOR 39TH SEASON WITH NEW HOST JEREMY GRAVES

WPBS-TV, Watertown’s Public Broadcasting, is pleased to present Whiz Quiz with new host Jeremy Graves for the 2018 season. Glenn Gough has decided to pass on his much beloved legacy of asking tough questions for 38 years to his colleague … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV TO EXAMINE THE OPIOID CRISIS IN NEW YORK STATE, NORTHERN NEW YORK

“New York’s Opioid Crisis” Combining Original Content, Multi-Platform Resources, Statewide Partnerships, and Local Special Programing WPBS-TV announced today that public broadcasting stations across New York State will air special programing examining the opioid crisis during the week of October 14.  … Continue reading

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WPBS HOSTS BUY IT LOCAL “HOLIDAY GIFT AUCTION”

WPBS-TV is pleased to announce the Buy it Local “Holiday Gift Auction” on Friday and Saturday, November 9th and 10th from 6-11pm each evening. WPBS-TV partners with individuals and organizations on both sides of the border to showcase the local … Continue reading

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WPBS PRESENTS FOLKLORE & FROST: SPIRITS OF SYLVAN BEACH

WPBS-DT, presents their newest production, in a full length feature film, “Folklore and Frost: Spirits of Sylvan Beach,” investigates the ghost stories of Sylvan Beach Amusement Park with a fun and frightening theatrical presentation.   Using all local actors of all … Continue reading

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MORE TO THE STORY: LIFE ON A FREIGHTER

WPBS-TV and the Watertown Daily Times present More to the Story: Life on a Freighter, airing on WPBS-TV on Sunday, September 23rd at 6:00 pm, rebroadcasting on Saturday, September 29th at 6:00 pm, and streaming online at watch.wpbstv.org beginning at … Continue reading

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