Iowa PBS News

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

IPTV Presents Girls State Volleyball Championships

Posted:  October 31, 2019
Live coverage on-air and online Friday, November 15 beginning at 10 a.m.

IPTV honored as a Lifelong Learning Leader

Posted:  October 25, 2019
The Wallace Winkie Foundation recently announced the 2019 Lifelong Learner Hall of Fame inductees. Among this year’s inspiring inductees is IPTV, Iowa’s statewide public broadcasting and lifelong learning network. For 50 years, IPTV has offered programs of lasting value to Iowans from all backgrounds, all generations and all walks of life. The network engages people of all ages with trusted services and programming that educate and inspire. “IPTV is a partner in Iowan’s quest for community and lifelong learning,” said Molly Phillips, IPTV executive director and general manager. “We strive to...

IPTV Presents Conversations with Presidential Candidates Hosted by DMACC with Sen. Kamala Harris

Posted:  October 23, 2019
Online Oct. 31 at 8 p.m.; on-air Nov. 1 at 8:30 p.m.

Two IPTV programs named 2019 NETA Awards finalists

Posted:  October 22, 2019
IPTV is a finalist in Educational Resources for the Classroom and Live Virtual Learning Events

IPTV Receives Four Upper Midwest Emmy® Awards

Posted:  October 7, 2019
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences – Upper Midwest Chapter recently honored IPTV staff with four Regional Emmy® Awards. Two awards went to Greetings From Iowa in the Historical/Cultural/Nostalgic – Program Feature/Segment and Public/Current/Community Affairs – Program Feature/Segment categories. KIDS Clubhouse Adventures won in the Children/Teen category and Miniature Books , a short feature related to the PBS program Great American Read , took home top place in the Interstitial category. Individuals recognized for their work on Great American Read: Miniature Books include:...

IPTV Presents 2019 World Food Prize Coverage

Posted:  September 26, 2019
IPTV will provide live coverage of The World Food Prize Laureate Award Ceremony at the Iowa Capitol on Thursday, October 17 at 7 p.m.

IPTV to participate in national Move to Include project to promote inclusion in key communities

Posted:  September 20, 2019
Public television station WXXI announced today that it will lead a pilot project to expand its innovative Move to Include project to promote inclusion in five new communities across the country. Funded by a $645,000 grant from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), this 16-month project will scale up the multimedia initiative, developed by WXXI and the Golisano Foundation that combines content production, curation, and engagement to encourage dialogue about disability issues. “People with disabilities make up our single largest minority in this country,” explains WXXI President &...

IPTV Presents Conversations with Presidential Candidates Hosted by DMACC with former Rep. Beto O’Rourke

Posted:  September 16, 2019
This one-on-one conversation will be livestreamed and recorded for statewide broadcast.