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IPTV News: Recent Press Releases

IPTV Celebrates Halloween with Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest and more

October 22, 2014

On Monday, October 27, Curious George: A Halloween Boo Festreturns to Iowa Public Television at 7 a.m. and 2 p.m., kicking off season 9 with a week of new episodes from the popular series. New adventures with Curious George debut on October 28-30. The week of Halloween will also feature... Read more »

2014 World Food Prize Coverage

October 14, 2014

Iowa Public Television will provide coverage of The World Food Prize Laureate Award Ceremony, as it celebrates its Borlaug Centennial. The broadcast is presented LIVE from the Iowa Capitol Thursday at 7 p.m. and will also be available as live streaming video at Iptv.org. The broadcast will repeat... Read more »

Calling All Ghosts and Goblins!

October 7, 2014

Hey there kids! Help celebrate Halloween by having a grown-up email us a picture of you wearing your favorite Halloween costume. Then, during the week of Halloween, we'll show our favorites LIVE on Iowa Public Television! Check out IPTV KIDS Club Host Dan Wardell and his friend Abby Brown's... Read more »

Iowa Public Television to Hold Iowa Press Debate for 4th Congressional District

September 19, 2014

LIVE statewide broadcast Thursday, October 23 7-8 p.m.Iowa Public Television will hold a congressional debate on Thursday, October 23 at Buena Vista University Anderson Auditorium in Storm Lake. The hour-long Iowa Press Debate begins at 7 p.m. in front of a live audience. The program will air... Read more »

Iowa Public Broadcasting Board Announces New Officers and Members

September 16, 2014

Iowa Public Broadcasting Board recently elected new officers. Gary Steinke of Des Moines was re-elected President of the board and Brent Siegrist of Council Bluffs was re-elected Vice President for the 2014-2015 year.Kelli R. Grubbs of Davenport and Courtney Maxwell Greene of West Des Moines were... Read more »

Regional Emmy Award Recognition for IPTV Staff

September 15, 2014

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences – Upper Midwest Chapter recently awarded Iowa Public Television staff with a Regional Emmy Award for Teen Spotlight #MusicalTheater.Iowa Public Television staff members involved in Teen Spotlight #MusicalTheater include: Tyler Brinegar, Andrea... Read more »

Iowa Public Television Announces 26 Ready for School Communities for 2014-2015

September 15, 2014

Education specialists work to strengthen math and literacy skills of young Iowa childrenJohnston, IA – Iowa Public Television’s (IPTV) commitment to early childhood education continues with the expansion of its Ready for School initiative. Educational specialists will work with educators,... Read more »

Iowa Public Television to Hold Iowa Press Debate for 3rd Congressional District

September 3, 2014

LIVE statewide broadcast Thursday, September 11 7-8 p.m.Johnston, Iowa – Iowa Public Television will hold a congressional debate on Thursday, September 11 at Iowa Western Community College Arts Center in Council Bluffs. The hour-long Iowa Press Debate begins at 7 p.m. in front of a live... Read more »

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