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WPBS-DT ANNOUNCES 2016 WHIZ QUIZ CHAMPIONS

Watertown, NY – WPBS-DT, Watertown public television, completed the 37th season of Whiz Quiz with host Glenn Gough and is pleased to announce the 2016 Whiz Quiz Champions. The 2016 American Whiz Quiz Champions are from the Immaculate Heart Central … Continue reading

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CALLING ALL EDUCATORS: APPLY NOW FOR THE 2017 PBS DIGITAL INNOVATORS PROGRAM

Now in its 5th Year, Annual Program Recognizes Top PreK-12 Educators Using Digital Technology and Tools in the Classroom  Watertown, NY, December 13, 2016 – Today, WPBS-DT announced the fifth annual 2017 PBS Digital Innovators Program for tech-savvy PreK-12 educators. … Continue reading

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Cinema Six presents Splash & Bubbles One Big Ocean – PBS Kids Free Movie Event!

Watertown, NY- December 12, 2016-DT, Watertown’s public broadcasting station, is pleased to announce the screening of “Splash & Bubbles, One Big Ocean”, Monday, January 16th, 2017 at 10am in the WPBS Studio, located at 1056 Arsenal St., Watertown, NY. Join … Continue reading

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CRANE CANDLELIGHT CONCERT: BRIGHTEST AND BEST

WPBS-TV announces air dates for locally produced Crane Candlelight Concert.  The Crane Chorus and the Crane Symphony Orchestra come together to present a very special Holiday concert.  Featuring over 300 carolers and musicians from the renowned Crane School of Music … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT PRODUCES “DISCOVERING WATERTOWN” DOCUMENTARY

WPBS-DT, the North Country’s public broadcasting station, announces a new high definition, three-part documentary series, Discovering Watertown.  This documentary chronicles the fascinating and rich history of Watertown, New York in three, thirty minute episodes.  “The project was a true mission-match … Continue reading

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

WPBS-TV is pleased to announce the Explore the Region:  Buy it Local “Holiday Gift Auction” on Friday and Saturday, November 11th and 12th from 6 – 11pm each evening.  WPBS-TV will be partnering with individuals and organizations on both sides … Continue reading

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WPBS-TV’s CINEMA SIX HOSTS “VICTORIA” SCREENING AT JEFFERSON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

November 8, 2016 Watertown, NY – WPBS is pleased to bring our broadcast community, the premiere of Masterpiece’s Victoria.  Join us for the third installment of Cinema 6, as we screen the new highly anticipated drama, Victoria, Thursday, December 8th … Continue reading

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PUBLIC EYE SPECIAL WITH JEFF COLE: 116th Assembly District Seat Debate

Just days before residents exercise their voting privileges, WPBS-TV will host a 30-minute special entitled “Public Eye with Jeff Cole, Special Edition:  116th Assembly District Seat Debate”.  This special will air Friday, November 4th at 8:30pm and re-air Sunday, November … Continue reading

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WPBS-DT’s WHIZ QUIZ GEARS UP FOR 37TH SEASON WITH GLENN GOUGH

WPBS-DT, Watertown’s Public Broadcasting, is pleased to present Whiz Quiz with Glenn Gough for the 2016 season. This year celebrates the 37TH anniversary of Whiz Quiz, the longest running local academic quiz production in the North Country. Whiz Quiz celebrates … Continue reading

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WPBS PRESENTS ONE-HOUR PUBLIC EYE SPECIAL EDITION: “CHASING THE DRAGON”

September 16, 2016 WATERTOWN, New York – WPBS, the two-nation public broadcasting station will air a special one-hour broadcast, Public Eye Special Edition with Jeff Cole: Chasing the Dragon on Friday, September 23, at 9pm, with a re-broadcast, Sunday, September … Continue reading

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