Wisconsin Public Media (WPM) is saddened by the death of Gene Purcell, director of the University of Wisconsin-Madison division that provides statewide access to public media. Purcell passed away Saturday from injuries suffered last week in a traffic crash in Madison. He was 61.
Tonight, Wed, Aug 4th
Jesse Owens: American Experience
Jesse Owens wins four gold medals in track and field at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin.
Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr.: Hard Times
The family stories of filmmaker Michael Moore and actresses Laura Linney and Chloë Sevigny.
Kitchen Queens: New Orleans: South of the Border
Salsa verde; pierna de cerdo; Oaxacan mole with braised duck tamal.
Donkey Hodie: Squibbet; Teamwork Challenge
A noisy penguin interrupts band practice; the pals work together to win Gator's latest game show.
PBS WISCONSIN NEWS
Wed, Aug 4, 2021
The Delta variant of the coronavirus is rapidly taking hold in Wisconsin, increasing the number of new cases and hospitalizations. Dr. Nasia Safdar, a UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health professor of infectious disease,…
Tue, Aug 3, 2021
Here & Now extra: A nationwide halt on evicting tenants during the pandemic simultaneously slowed down and uncovered deeper fissures in a housing crisis faced by lower-income renters.
Mon, Aug 2, 2021
About $10 million in federal assistance is being deployed to help upwards of 13,000 students at two Wisconsin technical colleges cover unpaid tuition, fees and fines to be able to reenroll in classes.
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Tue, Jul 20, 2021
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