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Tour of (Nature’s) Homes

For the past two days, I’ve had the joy of watching a gray squirrel (the one in the picture) decide whether to take up residence in a maple tree. He looks young and probably hasn’t built a nest yet, but … Continue reading

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Explore Wisconsin’s Groundbreaking Cancer Research and Treatment

Now that we’ve watched Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies from Ken Burns this week (miss it? Watch it online now), Wisconsin Public Television’s University Place takes us inside the amazing cancer research and treatment work that is being done … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes: Pledge Drive Q&A

A few times a year, we call on all of our members and viewers to reach out and support our station. Pledge drive is an integral part of who we are and what we do at Wisconsin Public Television. But … Continue reading

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Finding Private Gordon

Last year on WPT’s University Place, researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison outlined their search for the missing remains of United States Army Private Lawrence Gordon who was killed in action at Normandy in World War II. Through their work, his remains have been … Continue reading

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A Badger Band Show Drum Solo Selfie

Are you excited for the annual University of Wisconsin Varsity Band Spring Concert on Wisconsin Public Television Saturday night at 7? Band member Tommy Johnson – who snapped the selfie below in the middle of his drum solo this past … Continue reading

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