Iowa PBS's broadcast serving Council Bluffs area to be temporarily interrupted

Iowa PBS's transmitter, KBIN Channel 32, serving the Council Bluffs viewing area will now be intermittently out of service beginning Wednesday, September 1 due to necessary tower inspections and work. The outage, previously scheduled for August 25-29, is expected to take place during daylight hours and conclude by Sunday, September 5. The Iowa PBS crew will work diligently to limit the outage as much as possible.

During the outages, PBS KIDS programming, usually found on Iowa PBS's primary channel and Iowa PBS KIDS .2, is available to livestream, with many shows on-demand, at, on YouTube TV and through the PBS KIDS Video App on mobile devices and streaming services, including iOS, Android, Amazon, Apple TV, Roku, Chromecast and the PBS KIDS Plug & Play.

In addition to its statewide broadcast, Iowa PBS .1 is available to livestream on,, the PBS Video App and YouTube TV. Iowa PBS programs, behind-the-scenes extras and more can be enjoyed on, Facebook and YouTube. Viewers can also stream their favorite shows on demand using the PBS Video App, available on iOS, Android and many streaming devices.