The Latest Articles from PBS Wisconsin

Thu, Feb 29, 2024

Remembering Ron Bornstein, a Wisconsin Public Media pioneer

PBS Wisconsin, Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) and Wisconsin Public Media are saddened by the loss of Ron Bornstein who passed...

Thu, Feb 29, 2024

Honoring Women’s History Month with PBS Wisconsin Education

Wisconsin women have been making history as community builders, industry innovators, government leaders and more for centuries. Learn about some...

Tue, Feb 27, 2024

‘FRONTLINE’ executive producer Raney Aronson-Rath speaks on the creation, impact of award-winning film, ‘20 Days in Mariupol’

Last November, PBS and PBS Wisconsin audiences witnessed the broadcast premiere of 20 Days in Mariupol, a visceral, first-person view...

Fri, Feb 23, 2024

Two new ‘Masterpiece’ series premiere Sunday, March 17!

Masterpiece brings the drama of long-ago soap opera legend Noele “Nolly” Gordon and a love story for the ages to its...

Fri, Feb 23, 2024

Preview March’s new seasons of ‘Call the Midwife,’ ‘The Yorkshire Vet’ and ‘Ms. Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries’

Three PBS Wisconsin viewer favorites begin new seasons in March. See what’s in store for your favorite four-legged friends, sisters...

Thu, Feb 22, 2024

MSO music director John DeMain reflects on Bolz Young Artist Competition and his career

The Bolz Young Artist Competition is a highly-regarded statewide competition in which Wisconsin high school musicians compete for scholarships and...

Fri, Feb 9, 2024

Interview: PBS Wisconsin’s Let’s Grow Stuff summer “on set” at Eagle Heights Community Gardens

Greetings from the . . . winter! It’s me, Sig, your occasional PBS Wisconsin Let’s Grow Stuff blogger (and garden-curious,...

Fri, Feb 9, 2024

Let’s Grow Stuff Interview: Lata and Tilak grow seeds of India in Eagle Heights Community Gardens

Greetings from the 2024 PBS Wisconsin Garden & Landscape Expo! It’s Sig, again, sharing a second conversation from my summer...

Wed, Feb 7, 2024

Feel the love this Valentine’s Day with 8 lovely ‘Wisconsin Life’ stories

Bob Dylan, Billy Joel and Adele all once sang: “I’d go to the ends of the earth for you, to...

Mon, Feb 5, 2024

‘The Exchange: Kaukauna & King 50 Years Later’ documents 1960s Black and white student exchange – read an interview with director Joanne Williams

Explore the hidden history behind an exchange of Black and white high school students in Wisconsin that happened in the...

Tue, Jan 30, 2024

❤️ 4 PBS KIDS activities to nurture kindness this Valentine’s Day

It’s fun to spread love on Valentine’s Day with heart-shaped candies and pun-filled cards. Another great way to show love...

Mon, Jan 29, 2024

Henry Louis Gates Jr.’s ‘Gospel’ explores Black religious expression Feb. 12-13

Explore the rich history of Black spirituality through sermon and song with the new docuseries, Gospel. The two-part series from...

Mon, Jan 29, 2024

New PBS KIDS series, ‘Lyla in the Loop,’ premieres Feb. 5

PBS Wisconsin is excited to welcome to its schedule the funny, engaging new PBS KIDS series, Lyla in the Loop....

Fri, Jan 26, 2024

Drama lovers! Preview February’s return of Doc Martin and Sister Boniface (plus two new dramas!)

This February, bundle up and stay in with two new and two returning dramas on PBS Wisconsin! New series River...

Fri, Jan 26, 2024

3 videos to watch for Black History Month from PBS Wisconsin Education

PBS Wisconsin Education creates high-quality, free-to-use, Wisconsin-focused educational media. We serve adults and learners in classrooms, libraries, virtual environments and...

Mon, Jan 22, 2024

PBS Wisconsin Education and local quilters give new refugee neighbors warm welcome

Whether they have called Wisconsin home for years or just days, PBS Wisconsin Education is a resource for all children....

Fri, Jan 12, 2024

‘American Experience: Nazi Town, USA’ chronicles the rise and fall of pro-Nazi German American Bund

In February 1939, more than 20,000 Americans filled Madison Square Garden for an event billed as a “Pro-American Rally.” Images...

Tue, Jan 9, 2024

New year, new fun with PBS KIDS

Looking for ways to keep boredom away this winter? Spark curiosity and fuel fun with new releases from PBS KIDS...

Fri, Jan 5, 2024

Top 5 ‘Quick Fit With Cassy’ workouts of 2023

Kick-start healthy habits in 2024 with Quick Fit With Cassy. Led by Cassy Vieth, a professional fitness trainer and instructor,...

Thu, Jan 4, 2024

A letter from Luke Zahm on the new season of ‘Wisconsin Foodie’

This season of Wisconsin Foodie is filled with stories about Upper Midwestern identity and how it shapes the world. On...