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February 18 Games 25 & 26:
Hancock vs West Iron County
Chassell vs Escanaba

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February 18-19
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Sunday

Pictured: Curious Crew host Rob Stephenson and crew members. Curious Crew
“Digestive System”

Take a hands-on approach to scientific exploration with host Rob Stephenson and a cast of inquisitive kids. The curious Crew members at 8- to 14-year-old explorer from across mid-Michigan. The setting is Impression 5 Science Center in Lansing. The host is an award-winning educator. Curious Crew is a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education project from WKAR, Lansing, Michigan. This week the Crew explores the digestive system.
Sunday, February 19 at 10 am ET

Pictured: Dr. Jedediah Foster (Josh Radnor) and Nurse Mary Phinney (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) Mercy Street
“Unknown Soldier”

The Civil War series returns for second season where allegiances blur and loyalties shift as the war pushes the drama beyond the hospital. This week: Lisette re-creates on paper the face of a disfigured, amnesiac soldier, leading to a family reunion. When Anne’s plans to be made head nurse fail, she rejoins Hale to undermine McBurney’s authority. Pinkerton questions the Greens, causing a rift.
Sunday, February 19 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 2/23 at 10 pm ET

Pictured: Jenna Coleman as Queen Victoria. Victoria on Masterpiece
“The Engine of Change”

Follow Victoria’s (Jenna Coleman) dramatic story, from the time she becomes queen in 1837 at age 18 through her relationship with Lord Melbourne (Rufus Sewell), her first prime minister, and her courtship and marriage to Prince Albert (Tom Hughes). In part 6, with a child on the way, Victoria must choose a regent in case she dies during childbirth. The Tory party disputes her choice, but she and Albert turn the tables with the aid of the latest in 19th-century technology.
Sunday, February 19 at 9 pm ET
Repeats 2/20 at 1 pm ET

Pictured: Lucy Worsley Tales from the Royal Bedchamber
Lucy Worsley English historian and Chief Curator at Historic Royal Palaces, gets into bed with Britain’s past monarchs to uncover the secrets of the royal bedchamber. She reveals that the obsession with royal bedrooms, births and succession is nothing new. In fact, the rise and fall of the royals’ magnificent beds reflects the changing fortunes of the monarchy itself.
Sunday, February 19 at 10 pm ET
Repeats 2/20 at 2 pm ET

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“Flea Market Hustlers”

This series features today's best new touring artists performing live in the legendary Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee. In addition to a live musical performance, each artist will share personal stories behind their songs and music. This week: Tennessee based Flea Market Hustlers bring a fresh and unique approach to bluegrass.
Sunday, February 19 at 11:30 pm ET

Monday

Pictured: The dinosaurs examine gems and rocks. Dinosaur Train: What’s at the Center of the Earth?
In this one-hour special, the Conductor has a special surprise for our favorite Pteranodon Family, the Dinosaur Drill Train! This amazing machine gives passengers a front row seat as they dig deep underground on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure below the Earth’s surface. There, they discover a whole new world from fossils and troglobites to rivers of lava. The family gains a new perspective on our planet and what it’s made of... especially after a runaway mine cart thrill ride!
Monday, February 20 at 11 am ET
Repeats 2/22 at 11 am ET

Pictured: Lucy Worsley Tales from the Royal Bedchamber
Lucy Worsley English historian and Chief Curator at Historic Royal Palaces, gets into bed with Britain’s past monarchs to uncover the secrets of the royal bedchamber. She reveals that the obsession with royal bedrooms, births and succession is nothing new. In fact, the rise and fall of the royals’ magnificent beds reflects the changing fortunes of the monarchy itself.
Monday, February 20 at 2 pm ET

Pictured: Reverend Catherine Brown, Georgia Brown, Pastor Kevin Jones, Treasure Brown The Talk - Race in America
In the wake of recent tragic and fatal events between men of color and law enforcement, learn how black and Hispanic families counsel their kids to stay safe if they are stopped by the police. Pictured: The Brown family, Reverend Catherine Brown, Georgia Brown, Pastor Kevin Jones, and Treasure Brown.
Monday, February 20 at 9 pm ET

February Program Highlights

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Commemorating the 90th anniversary of the 1926 Barnes-Hecker Mine tragedy, WNMU-TV presents an encore of our 2001 documentary based on the book "No Tears in Heaven" by Thomas G. Friggens. Includes the original 35-minute program, 10 minutes of extra interviews as seen on the DVD, and a new introduction and interview with Mary Tippett, co-chair of the 2016 Barnes-Hecker Remembrance.
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2016-17 Season Games Now Available
Join host Jim Koski for our 39th 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. Shows posted.
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