Press Releases

TELEVISED CONCERT SPECIAL CELEBRATES 30 YEARS OF THE BODEANS

Anyone who sees the BoDeans play live anywhere remembers their unforgettable harmonies and their everyman lyrics. To mark the 1986 release of their breakthrough album, "Love & Hope & Sex & Dreams," Milwaukee PBS recorded the BoDeans live in concert, to air on Thursday, December 1 at 9:00 p.m. on Channel 10. Read More

IN ITS 9TH YEAR, Milwaukee PBS'S 'MITTENS & MORE' COMMUNITY DRIVE CHALLENGED WITH MEETING INCREASING NEED

Milwaukee Public Television (Milwaukee PBS) will collect new mittens, gloves, hats and scarves to help families who are in need this winter. Mittens & More runs from October 10 - November 6, and is part of Milwaukee PBS's goal to enhance the quality of life for families throughout its viewing area. The Mittens & More drive collects donations of new mittens, gloves, hats and scarves from knitting and sewing groups, schools, church groups and service organizations as well as individuals. The greatest need is for children's sizes. Read More

SECOND CHAPTER OF LOCAL DOCUMENTARY HIGHLIGHTING WISCONSIN WWII VETERANS AIRS NOVEMBER 7

As Veterans Day draws near, Milwaukee PBS celebrates Wisconsin's local heroes with Mettle & Honor: The Greatest Generation. The War Memorial Center, in collaboration with Emmy-award winning journalist Mark Concannon, captured the personal accounts of local WWII veterans who were involved in some of the war's most iconic moments. Mettle & Honor: The Greatest Generation airs on November 7 at 8:00 p.m. on Milwaukee PBS 10. Read More