Iowa PBS News

IPTV Presents Girls State Volleyball Championships

Posted:  October 24, 2018
Live coverage on-air and online Friday, November 9 beginning at 10 a.m.

IPTV’s Broadcast Serving Cedar Rapids and Waterloo Returns to Air

Posted:  October 16, 2018
KRIN Channel 32 antenna repairs completed

Upper Midwest Emmy® Award Recognitions for IPTV

Posted:  October 8, 2018
Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Billy Budd & IPTV KIDS Clubhouse: Water Episode take home awards

Iowa Film Lounge preps for Halloween, student films and third season premiere

Posted:  October 2, 2018
The Film Lounge: Student Challenge accepting submissions through Jan. 18

IPTV to Receive Jason Award from Children’s Square U.S.A.

Posted:  October 2, 2018
The Children’s Square U.S.A. Board of Directors announced details this week for the 2018 Jason Awards event, scheduled November 8 in Council Bluffs. The event recognizes individuals, couples, organizations or businesses that exemplify the mission of Children’s Square U.S.A. Jason Award recipients demonstrate an extraordinary degree of "caring, contribution and commitment" to children, families, communities and related causes. Their lives and work exemplify the "vision, courage and will" needed to embrace challenges and opportunities in life. The theme of this year's event is “Celebrating a...

IPTV Presents 2018 World Food Prize Coverage

Posted:  October 2, 2018
The World Food Prize Laureate Award Ceremony will be live streamed at 7 p.m. and broadcast statewide at 8 p.m. on Thursday, October 18.

IPTV premieres The Making of NOËL the Musical

Posted:  September 10, 2018
Go behind the scenes of a new musical that follows a young girl who is on a journey to find her mother when IPTV debuts The Making of NOËL the Musical on Monday, October 1 at 8 p.m. Written by the author of the world renowned Artemis Fowl series, Eoin Colfer, and composed by Ireland's preeminent composer Liam Bates, “NOËL” has all the makings of an instant Christmas classic. In IPTV’s new special, The Making of NOËL the Musical , the show’s creators discuss how they brought this show to life for a musical theater debut in North America beginning with a Midwest tour. Set in the streets of...

Iowa PBS Receives 9 Upper Midwest Emmy® Award Nominations

Posted:  September 7, 2018
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences – Upper Midwest Chapter recently announced the 2018 Emmy® Award nominees and IPTV received nine nominations. Arts/Entertainment—Single Story Greetings from Iowa: Hot Air Balloon Racing Arts/Entertainment—Program Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Billy Budd Arts/Entertainment—Program Dracula: A Performance by Ballet Quad Cities Children/Teen IPTV KIDS Clubhouse: Water Episode Documentary—Historical George Washington Carver: An Uncommon Life Magazine Greetings from Iowa —Series (Season 2) Lifestyle—Feature/Segment/Series Iowa Outdoors:...

IPTV premieres Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Rusalka

Posted:  September 5, 2018
Fate and desire collide when Rusalka, a beautiful water nymph, falls in love with a human prince and is willing to do anything to escape her enchanted moonlit world to become human. Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Rusalka , an IPTV exclusive production, premieres Friday, September 21 at 8:30 p.m. In this darker retelling of the traditional fairytale, famed Czech composer Antonín Dvořák juxtaposes the mortal and the mythical with beautiful folk melodies and luminous arias, including Rusalka’s familiar and radiant “Song to the Moon.” IPTV’s coverage highlights the 125th anniversary of Dvořák’s...

IPTV Announces 2018-2019 Ready for School Communities

Posted:  August 17, 2018
Education specialists work to strengthen STEM and literacy skills of young Iowa children