Built on Agriculture

Our newest television production pays tribute to Lord Selkirk and the settlers who helped to seed the Canadian prairies. Part one premieres Monday, May 4, at 9:30 pm CT. Stay tuned this fall as parts 2-4 of the series considers the trends that are building the future of agriculture.


PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest

Congratulations to all the children who wrote their own stories! We’re proud of you! First Place winners have advanced to the national contest, and you can read the first place and Red Ribbon Favorite winners here.


Back by popular demand

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. The 14-hour Ken Burns documentary airs Tuesdays at 7 pm CT in May.

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Congrats to our news team

Congratulations to the Prairie Public radio news team—2015 winners of three Edward R. Murrow Awards and six Eric Sevareid Awards.

Legislative ReviewsCurious about what happened in the capitol this session? Watch North Dakota Legislative Reviews with Prairie Public news director Dave Thompson online.





You’re invited to join Prairie Public on a luxurious transatlantic crossing on the Queen Mary 2 and a tour of England that includes a visit to Highclere Castle, the setting for the filming of “Downton Abbey”! For a complete itinerary of this July 2015 trip, click through to our travel partner, Satrom Travel & Tour, or call them at 800-833-8787.

Explore energy policy, production, use and innovation with Inside Energy—a new journalism collaboration from public media in North Dakota, Colorado, and Wyoming. Listen for the regular radio reports, peruse the web site, and find Inside Energy on Facebook and Twitter.

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