New From Prairie Public
From nationally broadcast series like Painting With Paulson to regional documentaries such as I Am A Person, the slate of award-winning original programs created by Prairie Public’s acclaimed production team reflect the life, culture, and interests of people in the prairie region.
Check here for more about Prairie Public productions currently in our roster of broadcast programs. You can also visit Prairie Public On Demand to see a list of the many local productions available to view online.
Local Productions This Month
Categories: History and Heritage
View On Demand In 1964, a new television channel signed on the air to offer educational programs to viewers in the Fargo-Moorhead community. That channel was the seed for the public broadcasting network that was to become Prairie Public offering television and radio programs throughout the state of North Dakota, northwestern Minnesota, Manitoba and eastern [...]
Premiere: Friday October 17 at 9:30 pm Tune in for Prairie Public’s new original documentary Richard Bresnahan: The Taste Of The Clay which chronicles Bresnahan’s artistic journey. After spending nearly 4 years in Japan as an apprentice for the Nakazato Family, Richard Bresnahan returned to St. John’s University in Collegeville, Minnesota with a wealth of pottery knowledge and [...]
Sunday, November 2 at 3:00 pm Face to Face Debate – ND Congressional Three person debate for North Dakota’s lone Congressional seat. Republican Kevin Cramer, Demoract George B. Sinner and Libertarian Jack Seaman. Topics included ISIS, North Dakota’s economy, and Washington gridlock. Sunday, November 2 at 3:30 pm Face to Face Debate – ND Secretary [...]
Categories: History and Heritage
Encore Broadcast: Sunday, November 2 at 10:30 pm “Conceived in the mind of its founder, its physical presence began on the second floor of Old Main. But spiritually its influence extends into practically every neighborhood in the state.” This is how North Dakota State University’s Little Country Theatre was described in a publication prepared for [...]
Categories: History and Heritage, Arts
Monday, November 3 at 9:00 pm Listen to poetry read by Poetry Out Loud competition finalist Reed Wagner of Bismarck High School, learn about the craft of making maple syrup, re-discover Sinclair Lewis’s satirical look at turn-of-the-century prairie life, and enjoy the mellow sounds of The Deb Jenkins Band a blues band who have been [...]
Categories: Public Affairs
Tune in: Fridays at 7:30 pm Encore: Sundays at 12:30 pm Prairie Pulse is back with a new season featuring host John Harris and the newsmakers of our region. Coming Up November 28th – The Thomas Jefferson Hour contributor Bruce Pitts talks about following the third president’s footsteps through France and his discovery of a cemetery in [...]
Categories: Environment, Business
Encore Broadcast: November 23 at 9:30 pm Prairie Public Original production “Uganda: Sustainable Tourism” tours the developing tourism industry in Uganda. The television project documents a six-year pilot project by the University of Manitoba’s Natural Resources Institute. Dr. Michael Campbell helped three Ugandan communities in ecologically sensitive areas develop strategies to build their tourism industry [...]
Categories: Arts, Home and How To
Saturdays at 3:30 pm Artist Buck Paulson is back with a new series of public television shows that will help you to paint like a pro! Taped in the Prairie Public studio, the 13-part Painting With Paulson features Buck demonstrating his techniques. Join renowned artist and teacher Buck Paulson as he shares painting techniques that will [...]
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