New Season of Wisconsin Life With Host Angela Fitzgerald Premieres Oct. 3

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New Season of Wisconsin Life With Host Angela Fitzgerald Premieres Oct. 3

The seventh season of Wisconsin Life on Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) offers plenty to get excited about. Host Angela Fitzgerald connects viewers with people whose passions, experiences and expertise celebrate the best of Wisconsin, introducing new stories from every corner of our state. The new season premieres 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3 on WPT.

This season sees Fitzgerald crossing the state to visit places including the Shalom Wildlife Zoo in West Bend, the Marshfield Agriculture Research Station in Stratford and the Motorama Car Museum in Aniwa. The rest of the Wisconsin Life team is just as well-traveled; as always, the program finds and introduces unique and inspiring Wisconsinites from all parts of the state and all walks of life.

New episodes of Wisconsin Life air 7 p.m. Thursdays beginning Oct. 3 on WPT. Milwaukee PBS will also air the new season of Wisconsin Life. Check for broadcast times and information.

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Wisconsin Life is a partnership project of Wisconsin Public Television and Wisconsin Public Radio.

In addition to the television program, audio stories can be heard on Wednesdays and Fridays at 6:45 a.m. and 8:45 a.m. during Morning Edition on the NPR News and Classical Music Network. It also airs on The Ideas Network programs Central Time at 4:15 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays and on The Morning Show Fridays at 6:55 a.m. and 8:55 a.m.

Funding for Wisconsin Life is provided by Alliant Energy, Lowell and Mary Peterson, American Transmission Company, the Focus Fund for Wisconsin Programming, the Wisconsin Humanities Council and Friends of Wisconsin Public Television.

WPT is a service of the Educational Communications Board and The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Wisconsin Public Television is a place to grow through learning on WHA-TV, Madison; WPNE-TV, Green Bay; WHRM-TV, Wausau; WLEF-TV, Park Falls; WHLA-TV, La Crosse; and WHWC-TV, Menomonie-Eau Claire.