IPTV News

Posted:  April 1, 2016
Iowa Public Television announced today the premiere of Darling Is Back! The Restoration of Lake Darling . The documentary will premiere Sunday, April 17 at 1:30 p.m. It will also air Monday, April 25 at 10 p.m. and Thursday, April 28 at 6:30 p.m. Named after two-time Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist and conservationist Jay N. "Ding" Darling, man-made Lake Darling was established in 1950, but had become contaminated by 2002. Darling Is Back! The Restoration of Lake Darling tells the story of the lake's restoration and the dedicated group of people who came together to preserve its dream of...
Posted:  March 28, 2016
Follow host Africa Yoon as she reveals the inspiring success stories behind some of America's most notable athletes and performers.
Posted:  March 21, 2016
Season 5 of IPTV’s Iowa Ingredient premieres April 1 at 6:30 p.m. The season will feature sizzling new episodes exploring fresh ingredients grown in Iowa, the passionate farmers who produce them and the creative chefs who cook with them. Host Charity Nebbe explores maple syrup, asparagus, aronia berries, potatoes, butter, tomatillos, cherries, bison and brussels sprouts this season. Iowa Ingredient features talented chefs who use local ingredients to create delicious recipes. “I think for me the best part of Iowa Ingredient is seeing people who are doing really innovative things with food,”...
Posted:  March 14, 2016
Iowa Public Television announced today that it will be airing a new series, Iowa Entrepreneur . Each of the 13 episodes features two local Iowa businesses and the stories of how their owners overcame personal and financial struggles to find success. Beginning April 3, episodes will premiere each Sunday at 10:30 a.m. on statewide Iowa Public Television. Episodes will repeat on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. beginning on April 12. Iowa Entrepreneur tells the personal stories of entrepreneurs of all ages and backgrounds who have found success in a variety of different industries. In each feature, you’ll...
Dan Wardell & Abby Brown in the IPTV KIDS Clubhouse
Posted:  March 7, 2016
Something big is about to happen at Iowa Public Television – something no other network in Iowa has done for more than 20 years. Today Iowa Public Television announced the IPTV KIDS Clubhouse will become a full-fledged, locally produced program complete with ten 30-minute episodes focused on Iowa children. Dedicated to fun, adventure and learning, the weekly series is set to launch June 3. “The IPTV KIDS Clubhouse , hosted by Dan Wardell, has been part of IPTV’s annual Festival for more than a decade,” said IPTV Executive Director and General Manager Molly Phillips. “The clubhouse has been a...
Posted:  February 29, 2016
FarmHer the Documentar y , examines the work of photographer Marji Guyler-Alaniz
Posted:  February 25, 2016
Timeless Tractors: The Collectors , captures the deep reverence tractor lovers share for the machines that ushered in a new era of farming
Posted:  February 12, 2016
Angie Setzer of Algona, Iowa to Debut this Friday Johnston, Iowa – Iowa Public Television’s Market to Market is pleased to announce grain merchandiser Angie Setzer of Algona, Iowa will make her debut as a commodity market analyst on the Friday, February 12, 2016 broadcast of Market to Market . Hosted by Mike Pearson, the weekly intelligence report on rural America has become a valued resource for those interested in the industry of agriculture. Setzer will join the group of experienced, professional analysts who provide in-depth perspective on the agricultural commodity markets each week. Ms...
Posted:  February 11, 2016
Today Iowa Public Television introduced IPTV Passport – a new member benefit offering extended on-demand access to a rich library of public television programming. IPTV Passport provides donors access to current and archival programs from PBS and is available via the IPTV website, PBS.org and other digital platforms. There is currently over 1,000 hours of content available across genres, including drama, science, history, the arts and more. The library will continue to grow over time. Current titles include Downton Abbey , Wolf Hall and other dramas from Masterpiece , as well as favorites...
Posted:  January 30, 2016
Celebrate Black History Month with stories of courage, strength and perseverance