Recent News

  • Political debates to air on Prairie Public’s radio and television network


    Contact: Matt Olien 701-239-7576 July 12, 2018—Prairie Public’s election coverage will kick off with a series of political debates moderated by Prairie Public producer Matt Olien and Prairie Public news director Dave Thompson. All the debates will air live on Prairie Public’s television and radio networks, and will also be streamed live online. North Dakota […]

  • Prairie Public announces winners of PBS Kids Writers Contest


    Fargo, ND, 5/7/2018 – Prairie Public has announced the winners of their 2018 PBS KIDS Writers Contest. Three hundred and thirty local children submitted creative entries, and all received certificates of participation and personalized, positive feedback. “Every year Prairie Public is a proud host of the writers contest because it underscores our commitment to the success of children,” […]

  • ‘Women Behind the Plow’ documentary to begin production


    4/25/2018—Production on “Women Behind the Plow,” the 10th documentary of the award-winning Germans from Russia series, is set to begin in May. Prairie Public Broadcasting, the Tri-County Tourism Alliance and the Germans from Russia Heritage Collection of the NDSU Libraries are partnering in a 60-minute video documentary based on and expanding on the stories in […]

  • Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood Sweater Drive provides warmth to those in need


    Fargo, N.D., December 1, 2017 —Prairie Public is hosting the Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood Sweater Drive to help spread some warmth through our neighborhoods. December 1-15, people are encouraged to donate new and gently used sweaters for children and adults at Gate City Bank locations in the United States and at Cambrian Credit Union locations in […]