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  • KGFE, Channel 2, viewers now have digital service

    Category: Corporate

    FARGO, N.D., February 21, 2006 — Nearly two years after an ice storm knocked out Prairie Public Television’s broadcast facility near Petersburg, N.D., the television signal is back. It also has the historic distinction of being the final tower erected in Prairie Public Television’s statewide conversion to digital broadcasts. Digital has more capacity than traditional [...]

  • Read ND launches

    Category: Corporate

    FARGO, N.D., March 23, 2006 — A new project is promoting North Dakota literature. “Read North Dakota” offers an Internet site that encourages conversation about the people, communities and values portrayed in books that have helped shape our state. The cornerstone of the project, a Web site at www.readnd.org, lists authors from North Dakota or [...]

  • Public Radio unveils new brand identity

    Category: Corporate

    FARGO, N.D, September 29, 2006 – Prairie Public Broadcasting’s radio division, North Dakota Public Radio, has unveiled a new identity that signifies the organization’s ongoing progress toward expanding its multimedia public broadcasting service. The radio service known as North Dakota Public Radio is now identified as Prairie Public — as its public television counterpart is. [...]

  • Film screening is open to the public

    Category: Corporate

    September 24, 2008, Fargo, N.D.—A new film documentary about the legacy of former North Dakota Governor Arthur Link will premiere at a public screening on Monday, September 29, at 7 p.m. at the Fargo Theatre. The screening is free and open to the public. “When the Landscape is Quiet Again: The Legacy of Art Link” [...]

  • Prairie Public announces the 15th Annual Reading Rainbow Young Writers and Illustrators Contest Regional Winners and Red Ribbon Favorites

    Category: Corporate

    June 8, 2009. FARGO, N.D.—Magical markers, princesses losing and finding their way, and an ambitious fisherman are the subjects of the four stories that have been promoted to the national Reading Rainbow Young Writers and Illustrators Contest. Prairie Public sponsors the annual writing contest, which encourages, rewards, and challenges children to create stories with their [...]

  • Institute keynote speaker announced

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    FARGO, N.D., June 4, 2010 — Lyz Jaakola, Native American educator, composer, performing artist, author and educational researcher, will be the keynote speaker at the Prairie Region Teacher Training Institute hosted by Prairie Public on June 29 and 30. Jaakola will speak about utilizing technology interactively while supporting the integration of regional Native American arts, [...]

  • Prairie Public Broadcasting elects new board officers

    Category: Corporate

    November 12, 2010—The president and CEO of Prairie Public Broadcasting, John Harris, has announced that Howard Barlow was appointed chair of the non-profit television and radio network’s board of directors during its October board meeting. Barlow is a nonprofit resource specialist at Bremer Bank in Fargo. Other appointments include Rich Becker, Grand Forks, as vice [...]