IPTV News

The Great American Read returns Tuesdays this fall to explore the 100 books chosen by the American public and how they’ve inspired, moved and shaped us.

Bookstores and libraries throughout the state are offering in-person events for The Great American Read. Check out what's coming to your area!

Mary Kramer, Chair, Iowa Public Radio Board David Stark, Chair, Iowa Public Television Foundation Board Gary Steinke, President, Iowa Public Broadcasting Board It is our great honor to lead our respective Boards of Directors in providing public television and radio services that enrich Iowa’s civic and cultural life and provide education opportunities for our children. During these complex times, our fellow Board members are focused on ensuring the strength of public broadcasting now and into the future. Almost everywhere you turn today, there are signs of division and disagreement across our...
Former Iowa Press host Dean Borg will be inducted into the 2017 Gold Circle Honor Society by the National Academy of Television Arts and Science (NATAS) at the Upper Midwest Regional Emmy® Gala on October 7 in Bloomington, MN. The Gold Circle is a society of honor; it is recognition of eligible individuals who have made a significant contribution to television well above and beyond that required by their job. Recipients answer to the highest standards of integrity and honor in all aspects of their personal and professional lives. Borg graduated from Iowa State University as the “Outstanding...
Collaborative TV series premiered earlier this year to high praise from filmmakers and fans
Iowa Public Television has brought Iowa State Fair highlights statewide for 47 years and will once again broadcast extensive coverage of the Iowa State Fair, nightly at 9 p.m. and 10:30 p.m., August 14-19. These hour-long programs are among the network’s most-watched of the year. Bill Riley will return as host of this year’s coverage, which is full of feature contest results, unique stories, food, animals, music and more. Coverage begins with a live broadcast of the 2017 Iowa State Fair Parade on Wednesday, August 9 at 7:30 p.m. IPTV will also broadcast coverage of the finals of the State...
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Friday, July 21 at 9:30 a.m.
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The National Education Telecommunications Association (NETA), a professional association of public broadcasters, has announced its executive leadership for fiscal year 2018. NETA members have elected Molly Phillips of Iowa Public Television as their Vice Chair and Chair-Elect. The position becomes effective July 1, 2017. Phillips is the executive director and general manager for Iowa Public Television, where she is responsible for leading Iowa’s only statewide broadcasting network. She has served IPTV since 1990, devoting her career to the advancement of public television and IPTV’s mission...
LIVE Wednesday, May 24 at 10 a.m.; 7 p.m. IPTV primary channel
Today Iowa Public Television announced the premiere of season 2 of IPTV KIDS Clubhouse, complete with ten 30-minute episodes focused on Iowa children.