Iowa PBS News

Iowa PBS's Molly Phillips elected Chair of the APTS board

Posted:  February 6, 2020
America's Public Television Stations (APTS) today announced the election of its new board leaders and members. Molly Phillips, Executive Director and General Manager of Iowa PBS, has been elected Chair; Jefferi K. Lee, General Manager of WHUT in Washington, D.C. has been elected as Professional Vice Chair; and Carol Kellermann, Lay Trustee, Thirteen/WNET in New York, has been re-elected as Lay Vice Chair. The newly-elected officers will begin their terms on Tuesday, February 25, 2020. The newly-elected trustees are: DeAnne Hamilton, Executive Director and General Manager of KBTC Public...

Iowa PBS now live on YouTube TV

Posted:  February 5, 2020
YouTube TV subscribers will have access to educational and inspiring content from Iowa PBS

IPTV Presents Conversations with Presidential Candidates Hosted by DMACC with Pete Buttigieg

Posted:  January 15, 2020
Livestreaming Saturday at 11:45 a.m.

CPB awards up to $1 million in innovation grants to develop new educational media for youth

Posted:  January 14, 2020
Iowa PBS, Connecticut Public, WHYY, WKU Public Broadcasting develop local programs

Iowa PBS presents 2020 Iowa State Dance Team Championships

Posted:  January 9, 2020
Iowa PBS will present exclusive statewide coverage of the 2020 Iowa State Dance Team Championships

Iowa PBS to provide live coverage of Governor Reynolds’ Condition of the State address

Posted:  December 31, 2019
Live coverage online and on-air January 14

Iowa Public Television Names New Street Honoring Their 50 Years

Posted:  December 17, 2019
To commemorate Iowa Public Television’s 50th anniversary, the City of Johnston has named the street on the corner of Pioneer Parkway and the entrance to Terra Park as “Friends Circle.”

IPTV is now Iowa PBS

Posted:  December 2, 2019
The statewide network's name change includes its Friends and Foundation brands.

IPTV's Molly Phillips Elected to America’s Public Television Stations’ Board of Trustees

Posted:  November 25, 2019
Phillips has been elected to serve as APTS professional vice chair.

IPTV announces new series The Life Autistic

Posted:  November 6, 2019
Online series begins November 18