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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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Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams

When Vel Phillips was a young girl her mother always told her, “If you’re going to dream, don’t dream small dreams, dream BIG dreams.” Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams Premieres statewide February 16, 2015 In February, the story of one … 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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Transmission Issues in Madison Broadcast Area

UPDATE: If you are experiencing problems receiving WPT’s signal, WPT engineers recommend that you rescan the channels on your digital TV tuner. If that doesn’t fix the issue, please contact WPT’s Audience Services staff at comments@wpt.org or 800-422-9707.  Are you … Continue reading

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