Iowa PBS News

IPTV to Showcase Talented Students at the 2019 Terrace Hill Piano Competition

Posted:  January 29, 2019
Attend the taping, follow along with the live stream or enjoy the statewide broadcast.

IPTV Presents 2019 Iowa State Dance Team Championships

Posted:  January 17, 2019
Exclusive statewide coverage Monday, February 4 at 8 p.m.

Season 3 of The Film Lounge Premieres with Watch Parties in Des Moines and Cedar Falls

Posted:  January 10, 2019
Submissions for next season open Feb. 1, due June 1

Live Coverage of Condition of the State and Inauguration

Posted:  January 3, 2019
Live coverage on air and online

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 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 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...

Iowa State Fair 2018 Nightly Coverage on IPTV

Posted:  July 24, 2018
IPTV has brought Iowa State Fair highlights statewide for 48 years and will once again broadcast extensive coverage of the Iowa State Fair. This year’s coverage begins with a live broadcast of the 2018 Iowa State Fair Parade on Wednesday, August 8 at 6:15 p.m. It continues August 13-18 with Fair 2018 . Airing Monday-Thursday and Saturday at 9 p.m., and Friday at 9:30 p.m., these hour-long programs are among the network’s most-watched of the year. The 2018 Iowa State Fair Parade and Fair 2018 will also be live streamed on Facebook and . Bill Riley will return as host of this year’s...

IPTV/PBS Teacher Community Program to expand efforts following successful first year

Posted:  July 13, 2018
Building on the success of the initial year of a pilot program geared toward supporting teachers, IPTV and the Centerville Community School District will continue working together to bring new technology and services to the teachers, students and families of the Centerville community. During the 2017-18 school year, IPTV and PBS piloted the Teacher Community Program in the Centerville CSD. The multiyear program is dedicated to addressing the needs of educators, who – especially in rural communities – often feel isolated and have limited access to peer-to-peer professional development...

IPTV Presents Girls State Softball Championships

Posted:  July 3, 2018
IPTV is proud to be the home for Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union Championships. The 2018 IGHSAU Iowa Farm Bureau Girls State Softball Championships at the Harlan Rogers Sports Complex in Fort Dodge will be broadcast LIVE on IPTV’s primary channel and streamed LIVE on , YouTube and Facebook . Teams from across the state will compete for their respective class titles. Live coverage will be as follows: Thursday, July 19 6:00 p.m. Class 1A 8:15 p.m. Class 2A Friday, July 20 3:30 p.m. Class 3A 5:45 p.m. Class 4A 8:00 p.m. Class 5A Stay tuned to IPTV throughout the rest of the year...