Iowa PBS News

IPTV Announces 2016-2017 Ready for School Communities

Posted:  September 14, 2016
Education specialists work to strengthen math and literacy skills of young Iowa children

IPTV Premieres Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon

Posted:  September 13, 2016
Johnston, IA – Set in the lavish world of 18th century France, virtue and corruption collide in this IPTV exclusive production. Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon will premiere Friday, September 30 at 8:30 p.m. on statewide IPTV. Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon is a stunning re-working of a rarely performed masterpiece. The choice between young love and the allure of life’s temptations leads to a descent from innocence to desperation. The opera tells the story of the young, beautiful and impulsive Manon. “She (Manon) is just like the Paris that created her,” said Stage Director...

IPTV premieres Jackson Pollock’s Mural documentary

Posted:  August 25, 2016
The hour-long film will premiere Monday, September 12 at 8 p.m.

IPTV Honored by PBS Development Award Recognition

Posted:  August 19, 2016
Super Heroes! Program Receives Honorable Mention

IPTV’s Former General Manager Honored by PBS

Posted:  August 10, 2016
Dan Miller presented with award named in his honor by PBS President & CEO

IPTV Presents Girls State Softball Championships

Posted:  July 11, 2016
LIVE coverage Friday, July 22 beginning at 10 a.m.

Teen Spotlight: #IPTVSports Premieres on IPTV Sunday, July 17 at 1 p.m.

Posted:  July 5, 2016
The spotlight falls on Iowa girls’ high school athletics in this edition of Teen Spotlight .

IPTV's Willett wins a Telly Award

Posted:  June 23, 2016
IPTV Production Technician Brent Willett has won a 2016 Bronze Award in the 37th Annual Telly Awards. The award, announced this month, was in the category of "Film/Video –TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces – Use of Graphics.” Brent’s entry was called “IPTV Show Opens Composite” and included the opening animated graphics for: IGHSAU Iowa Farm Bureau Girls State Volleyball Championships , Iowa Ingredient , Cinema Iowa , Iowa’s Century Farms , Romeo + Juliet: A Performance by Ballet Quad Cities , Timeless Tractors: The Collectors and Fair 2015 . Willett joined over 13,000 entrants from...

Department of Cultural Affairs and IPTV announce open call for submissions to new TV program

Posted:  June 15, 2016
The Film Lounge to showcase short, independent films by Iowa artists

Iowa Winner Announced for Healthy Lunchtime Challenge

Posted:  June 10, 2016
Healthy Lunchtime Challenge Iowa winner, Lola Shourney,created American Gothic Calzones