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“The Choice 2016”

Go behind the headlines generated by Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, two of the most polarizing candidates in modern history, to investigate what has shaped them, where they came from, how they lead and why they want to be president.
Friday, September 30 at 1 pm ET

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“Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2016”

Semyon Bychkov conducts the Vienna Philharmonic at Austria’s Imperial Schönbrunn Palace. The mostly French program includes works by Bizet, Poulenc, Ravel, Offenbach and Johann Strauss II. With French piano duo Katia and Marielle Labèque.
Friday, September 30 at 9 pm ET

Pictured: Hispanic Heritage Foundation logo The Hispanic Heritage Awards 2016
The Hispanic Heritage Awards are among the highest honors by Latinos for Latinos and are supported by 40 national Hispanic-serving institutions. The 2016 awardees who have been announced include Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor (Leadership Award), Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Junot D'az (Literature Award), Actress/Singer Angelica Maria (Legend Award), and Latin music’s breakout new superstar J Balvin (Vision Award).
Friday, September 30 at 10 pm ET


Pictured: In Arlington, Massachusetts, the homeowners plan to restore and expand their early English-style Arts and Crafts home, built in 1909. This Old House
America's favorite team of experts kick off a new season of renovations with an Arts and Crafts style home. In Arlington, MA, homeowners Nick and Emily plan to restore and expand their early English-style Arts and Crafts home, built in 1909. Challenges include preserving historic details, crumbling plaster walls, reinforcing the foundation, adding a family room and renewing the landscaping.
Saturdays at 1:30 pm ET, begins October 1

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“Boxed In: Media Meet Special Report”

An update on the dark store controversy in conjunction with the “Boxed In” documentary produced by NMU professor, Dwight Brady. Panel includes Marquette Township Manager Randall Girard and Veteran Appraiser Bruce Closser. (Repeat from September)
Saturday, October 1 at 6:30 pm ET
Repeats 10/2 at 2:30 pm ET

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“Mozart and a World-Premiere”

Mozart’s magical “Posthorn Serenade” is followed by the World-Premiere of Samuel Jones’ Violin Concerto with renowned soloist Anne Akiko Meyers performing on the legendary Vieuxtemps Guarneri violin. This rare event of a classical music world-premiere on national TV will showcase the collaboration between composer, soloist, and conductor in bringing a brand-new concerto to life.
Saturday, October 1 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 10/3 at Noon ET

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“Paul Simon”

Explore the best original music — including contemporary and traditional rock, blues, country, folk, soul and worldbeat — in uninterrupted full concerts recorded live in Austin, Texas. Season 42 kicks off with a career-spanning set from Paul Simon. The singer/songwriter legend performs his classics, songs from Graceland, Simon & Garfunkel tunes and tracks from his latest LP, Stranger to Stranger.
Saturday, October 1 at 11 pm ET

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Millions of dollars are hanging in the balance in a legal battle between local governments and big business over the "Dark Store" taxation theory in Michigan. This new documentary by NMU Professor Dwight Brady and journalism students explores the issues.
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2015-16 Season Games Now Available
Join host Jim Koski for our 38th High School Bowl quiz tournament. U.P. and northern Wisconsin teams compete in a battle of speed and knowledge. Exercise your brain, play along and cheer on your local team.
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