Iowa PBS News

Join Iowa PBS for Spirit Week

Posted:  April 24, 2020
We know it’s hard to feel connected right now, but we can still come together in spirit! Join Iowa PBS in virtual spirit week, April 27 through May 1. Each day will have its own theme, with endless possibilities for Iowans of all ages to join in the fun. Dress up as your favorite PBS character, create a piece of artwork, choreograph a dance, write a short song or poem, or take photos of the things in your environment that you feel represent each day’s theme. We’ve come up with a few suggestions for each theme below, but don’t feel like you are limited there. It doesn’t matter how you’re...

Iowa PBS announces Paul Yeager as Market to Market host

Posted:  April 23, 2020
Iowa PBS announced today that Producer Director Paul Yeager is the new host of Market to Market , Iowa PBS’s weekly, nationally syndicated agribusiness program. Market to Market ’s news and in-depth analysis on the $1 trillion business of agriculture is seen by viewers across Iowa and 20 other states. "Paul brings more than two decades of reporting and anchoring experience to the Market to Market table,” said David Miller, executive producer of the program. “Growing up on an Iowa farm, he learned a work ethic that has given him an understanding of what it means to live and work in rural...

Iowa PBS ofrecerá información de salud y seguridad en español ante la pandemia del COVID-19

Posted:  April 22, 2020
Los residentes hispanohablantes de Iowa ahora podrán acceder a transmisiones en vivo de información importante sobre la pandemia del COVID-19.

Iowa PBS to offer Spanish language safety information amidst COVID-19 pandemic

Posted:  April 22, 2020
Spanish-speaking Iowans will now be able to access live translations of important information

Mental health, food insecurity and agriculture economy on the next Iowa Press Special: Coronavirus

Posted:  April 21, 2020
Friday, April 24 and Sunday, April 26

Small businesses on the next Iowa Press Special: Coronavirus

Posted:  April 15, 2020
Friday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. on-air and online

Iowa PBS presents Carrie Chapman Catt: Warrior for Women

Posted:  April 14, 2020
Premieres online Thursday, April 23; on-air Tuesday, May 5.

Educating Iowa's children during a pandemic on the next Iowa Press Special: Coronavirus

Posted:  April 9, 2020
Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m.

The Film Academy Watch Party goes virtual

Posted:  April 9, 2020
Postville High School student gets top nod for her student film.

Health, economic and legal concerns on the next Iowa Press Special: Coronavirus

Posted:  April 2, 2020
On the next Iowa Press Special: Coronavirus , a panel of experts will participate in a live discussion of the unemployment, legal and health impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, and take viewer questions. This one-hour special program will be broadcast live on Friday, April 3 at 7:30 p.m. and repeat Sunday, April 5 at 11:30 a.m. on Iowa PBS. Iowa Press Special: Coronavirus will be livestreamed on iowapbs.org , YouTube and Facebook . The panel will include Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller, Iowa Workforce Development Director Beth Townsend and Dr. Rossana Rosa, infectious disease specialist at...