The Great American Read: Jerry Apps shares his picks

August 16, 2018

We’re getting closer to the Fall Kick Off episode of The Great American Read: airing 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept.  11. Have…

Susan Apps-Bodilly Talks “One-Room School”

February 26, 2018

Jerry Apps, Wisconsin’s favorite chronicler of rural life, returns to WPT with his fifth special this March, celebrating the life…

Behind the Scenes – “Jerry Apps: Never Curse the Rain”

February 22, 2017

“[Jerry Apps] gave permission to his audiences to remember their childhoods fondly.” -Mik Derks Jerry Apps: Never Curse the Rain…

Online Exclusive: A Farm Winter With Jerry Apps

November 14, 2013

“Winter is a season that demands respect. Insists on it. It is a season that refuses to be ignored. Winter…

Spring Membership Drive – What to Watch

March 4, 2013

Support Wisconsin Public Television by making a donation online at any time. Just click the yellow support button near the…

Jerry Apps: A Farm Story

November 28, 2012

Jerry Apps has made a living on the farm. Born into farm life in the midst of the Great Depression,…