Press Releases

National Survey Confirms that PBS and Member Stations Are America's Most Trusted Institutions

A nationwide study recently confirmed that PBS and its member stations are rated #1 in trust among nationally known institutions, and are called an "excellent" use of tax dollars by the American public for the 12th year in a row. This same research also showed that PBS KIDS is considered the safest place for children to watch television, the safest digital media destination, as well as the top provider of content that helps children learn reading, math and essential skills. Read More

MEDIA ALERT-BLACK NOUVEAU Presents Martin Luther King Jr. Day Special

BLACK NOUVEAU, Milwaukee's voice of the African-American community, will present a special Martin Luther King Jr. Day episode. The special includes highlights from the 4th Annual Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. Concert, featuring Milwaukee's Bel Canto Chorus and the Sanctuary Choir of the Holy Redeemer Institutional Church of God in Christ. Read More


Today, Milwaukee PBS announced its annual PBS KIDS Writers Contest, designed to promote the advancement of children's literacy skills through hands-on, active learning. The Contest, made possible in part by local financial support from Harley-Davidson Foundation, empowers children in grades K-3 to celebrate creativity and build literacy skills by writing and illustrating their very own stories. Read More