May Programs Honor Asian Pacific Americans

April 28, 2021

Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with these programs highlighting the culture, traditions and history of Asian Americans and Pacific…

Discover WWII History on Sunday Nights in April

March 22, 2021

Tune in to PBS Wisconsin on Sunday nights beginning April 4 for a three-hour lineup of World War II programs….

Celebrate Mildred Fish-Harnack Day September 16

September 15, 2020

Mildred Fish-Harnack Day is Sept. 16 in Wisconsin. It is also one of the Wisconsin Public School Observance Days. This…

Q&A: Patty Loew, The Warrior Tradition

October 23, 2019

In 2007, former Wisconsin Public Television host and producer Patty Loew, a member of the Bad River Band of Lake…

Legacy of the USS Lagarto

May 8, 2017

The USS Lagarto began its life in a Manitowoc shipyard and went down fighting in a sea battle against a Japanese convoy….

New Video Remembers Wisconsin’s Nazi Resistance Hero

September 16, 2014

Today is Mildred Fish-Harnack day in Wisconsin, an annual day to honor and remember the Wisconsin-born and raised hero who…

Watch Ken Burns on The Daily Show

September 16, 2014

A big national documentary project like The Roosevelts: An Intimate History means more than just a week of great TV…

Finding Private Gordon

June 10, 2014

Last year on WPT’s University Place, researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison outlined their search for the missing remains of United States Army Private…