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Online Exclusive: Watch Oscar-Nominated Last Days in Vietnam

Wisconsin Public Television and PBS have long been a home for the best documentary films on series like P.O.V., Independent Lens, Frontline and, here in our state, Director’s Cut. Across the past decade, WPT has also told the stories of … Continue reading

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An “Ode to a Snowmobile Suit”

“When it’s thirty below, there is no substitute for the comfort and warmth of a snowmobile suit.” Guys on Ice, the uproarious Wisconsin musical tradition from Northern Sky Theater in Door County, is coming to Wisconsin Public Television 7 p.m. … Continue reading

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PBS Stars Join In On Colbert Farewell

For last night’s finale of The Colbert Report on Comedy Central, Stephen Colbert invited a couple familiar Sesame Street friends, Ken Burns and Charlie Rose to join him and an all-star group of actors, news reporters, musicians, writers, politicians and more … Continue reading

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Remember When? Sesame Street and A Muppet Family Christmas

There are a lot of classic TV Christmas specials. But as a Muppets fan who grew up in the 1980s, there was no television event that better defined most of my childhood than 1987′s A Muppet Family Christmas. In the … Continue reading

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Winter in Wisconsin. Love It or Hate It?

Winter in Wisconsin. Love it or hate it? Personally, I am in the “hate it” crowd. But I acknowledge there are people that just can’t get enough of the cold season. (I don’t understand it, but I do acknowledge they … Continue reading

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