The Latest Articles from PBS Wisconsin

Fri, Apr 5, 2024

Celebrate the Week of the Young Child with PBS KIDS family activities

The Week of the Young Child is an annual celebration that highlights the unique needs of young children and their...

Tue, Mar 26, 2024

Q&A: Behind the scenes of ‘The Look Back’, PBS Wisconsin Education’s new history series

PBS Wisconsin Education recently launched The Look Back, a new video series that explores artifacts and their context to learn...

Mon, Mar 25, 2024

‘Director’s Cut: Wisconsin Film Festival Edition 2024’ airs April 1 on PBS Wisconsin

PBS Wisconsin invites viewers to preview a selection of 2024 Wisconsin Film Festival entries in a special edition of Director’s...

Mon, Mar 25, 2024

9 all-new series to watch in April on PBS Wisconsin

Mark your calendars and tune in – or download the free PBS App on your favorite streaming device – to...

Fri, Mar 22, 2024

Q&A: ‘One With the Whale’ co-director Pete Chelkowski on the collaborative creation, reception of the Alaska Native film

The new, award-winning Independent Lens film One With the Whale takes viewers to Gambell, a small Alaskan village on St....

Fri, Mar 22, 2024

Explore behind the scenes of PBS Wisconsin!

Located in Vilas Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s campus, PBS Wisconsin boasts the largest operating studio in the Midwest...

Fri, Mar 22, 2024

3 new programs to celebrate Earth Month 2024 this April

Explore the lasting impacts of climate change on the natural world – and those working to combat it – with...

Thu, Mar 14, 2024

Civics 101: Community and citizenship with PBS KIDS

Civics teaches kids about their rights and responsibilities as citizens. From public library services to presidential elections, it can be...

Wed, Mar 13, 2024

Start your spring gardening to-do list with ‘Let’s Grow Stuff’

As winter thaws, Wisconsin gardeners are itching to get back outside. From helping out pollinators to preparing for your best...

Wed, Mar 6, 2024

Free PBS KIDS professional learning is paying off for early childhood educators and providers

In Wisconsin, certified early care providers and early childhood educators are required to complete annual continuing education through the Wisconsin...

Tue, Mar 5, 2024

Farming mental health doc ‘Independent Lens: Greener Pastures’ premieres March 25

There is a mental health crisis happening for many American farmers. A combination of climate change, the pandemic and the...

Tue, Mar 5, 2024

Explore Wisconsin history through artifacts with PBS Wisconsin Education’s new ‘The Look Back’ collection

PBS Wisconsin Education announces the launch of a new education series called The Look Back, which explores eras from Wisconsin’s...

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...