Wisconsin Public Television and the University of Wisconsin-Madison announce the Timothy William Trout Education Innovation Lab

December 12, 2018

Gift of $2.1 Million from Dr. Monroe and Sandra Trout creates partnership among Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, Morgridge Institute for Research, UW Madison School of Education and Wisconsin Public Television. An ambitious new partnership in Wisconsin will create, connect, and activate world-class content creators in science, instruction and media with teachers and learners across the…

WPT Exclusive First Look: Wisconsin Water From the Air

July 23, 2018

Are you ready to come soar with us again? Watch an exclusive first look at the all-new Wisconsin Water From the Air. Coming to Wisconsin Public Television at the end of November 2018. The all-new Wisconsin Water From the Air takes viewers above, atop and along state waterways that inspire reflection, wonder and adventure. From…

Antiques Roadshow: Green Bay Sneak Peek – Ice Bowl!

April 20, 2018

Antiques Roadshow in Green Bay? You just knew they’d uncover some of the coolest Green Bay Packers memorabilia! Check out this sign from the Ice Bowl in an exclusive sneak peek below. Then dive into the first of three all-new episodes from Green Bay starting this Monday night at 7 on Wisconsin Public Television. Can’t…

My Favorite Things: Erik Ernst

December 31, 2017

As 2017 winds to a close, we’re looking back on some of our favorite memories of the year. From favorite programs to community events, this was a big year, with fun run-ins and meaningful moments. Today’s memories come from Erik Ernst, the promotion manager at Wisconsin Public Television. Read on to find out what he’ll remember the most…

Q&A: John McGivern

December 27, 2017

As the new year begins, John McGivern is on the road once more, visiting cities across Wisconsin to uncover unique locations in each neighborhood – and meeting the interesting people who make our state’s communities thrive. We caught up with the host to talk about Around the Corner With John McGivern ahead of the show’s…

Wisconsin Public Television Remembers Nancy Zieman

November 14, 2017

Wisconsin Public Television is saddened by the death of Nancy Zieman, longtime host of Sewing With Nancy. Zieman passed away at her home in Beaver Dam Tuesday morning after a long battle with cancer. An educator, author, pattern maker, television producer, entrepreneur and innovator, Zieman inspired millions of sewing and quilting enthusiasts throughout her career….

This Wisconsin Native Living in Alaska Wants WPT Viewers to Watch Wild Alaska Live!

July 21, 2017

Meet Lewis Pagel, an Edgerton, Wisconsin native, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh alum and a die-hard Green Bay Packers fan who moved to the Arctic town of Kotzebue, Alaska 10 years ago. We couldn’t think of anyone better to tell us why we should watch the three-part  Wild Alaska Live starting this Sunday night at 7 on…

Meet Angela Fitzgerald – New Host of Wisconsin Life

July 20, 2017

This fall’s new season of Wisconsin Life on Wisconsin Public Television  brings plenty to get excited about. New adventures await, bringing us closer to the people and places that make our state such a great place to live and explore. And, this year, the show has a new host to help guide the way. Angela…