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Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies Event - Johnston

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies is a three-part, six-hour major television event from preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. Based on the 2010 Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, the series is the most comprehensive documentary on a single disease ever made. This “biography” of cancer covers its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the 20th century to cure, control and conquer it. IPTV partnered with the American Cancer Society, Iowa Cancer Consortium and the Iowa...

IPTV Presents Girls State Basketball Championships

IPTV is proud to be the home for Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union Championships. This year’s action begins in March with coverage of the 2015 IGHSAU Iowa Farm Bureau Girls State Basketball Championships at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Teams from across the state will compete for their respective class titles. You won’t want to miss the awards and pageantry that the Iowa Girls High School State Basketball Tournament is known for, including highlights of special performances from the All-Iowa Honor Dance Team and the Parade of Champions. Live coverage throughout the weekend will be as...