WNMU Public TV 13, a public service of Northern Michigan University

March 2018 Program Highlights

All programs air on Channel 13.1 unless noted.
March 1-7
Pictured: Program title graphic with paintings.Painting Santa Fe
Focusing on the founding of the Santa Fe Arts Colony, Painting Santa Fe tells the fascinating history of Santa Fe, New Mexico and its transformation from an adobe village to a world-renowned center for the arts. The film celebrates the history, artists, and patrons of this unique chapter in American art.
Thursday, March 1 at 1 pm ET

Pictured: Ask the CPAs program logoAsk the CPAs
Certified Public Accountants visit the Public TV 13 studios to answer viewer's phoned-in questions about income taxes, personal finance, small business and other related subjects. This week’s guests are: Patrick Thomson, from Thomson/Paquette PC in Marquette; Denise Boyle from Schneider, Larche, Haapala in Escanaba; and Ashley LaPorte also from Schneider, Larche, Haapala. Call in your questions during the broadcast at 800-227-9668.
Thursday, March 1 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/2 at Noon ET


Pictured: Program title graphicFrontline
“Weinstein”

How the Hollywood mogul allegedly sexually harassed and abused dozens of women over four decades. With allegations going back to Weinstein’s early years, the film investigates the elaborate ways he and those around him tried to silence his accusers.
Friday, March 2 at 9 pm ET

Pictured: Actress Glenn CloseMakers
“Women in Hollywood”

Follow the women of showbiz, from the earliest pioneers to present-day power players, as they influence the creation of one of the country’s biggest commodities: entertainment.
Friday, March 2 at 10 pm ET

Pictured: Host Susan Brubaker KnappQuilting Arts
In this season of Quilting Arts, host Susan Brubaker Knapp joins contemporary quilt artists from around the nation to translate their personal visions into beautiful quilts using fiber, fabric, paint and stitches. Inspired by nature, by people, by photos and by color, they infuse creative energy into their quilts. Learn to translate ideas and emotions into art quilts as you make time for contemporary quilting every day -- with Quilting Arts. This week, the focus is on feathers.
Saturdays at 10:30 am ET, begins March 3

Pictured: Media Meet program logoMedia Meet
“109th District Update - Sara Cambensy”

Interview with State Representative Sara Cambensy, elected to finish the term of the late John Kivela. Topics include state politics, House rules and practices, current issues and activities. Media guest: Great Lakes Radio News Director Walt Lindala.
Saturday, March 3 at 6:30 pm ET
Repeats 3/4 at 2:30 pm ET


Pictured: Host Tom DaldinUnder the Radar Live 2018
UTR Host Tom Daldin, director Eric Tremonti, and producer Jim Edelman share their favorite UTR segments and moments, and talk about life on the road all across Michigan. Get the inside scoop and discover more people, places and things that are unique about Michigan. 1-hour special, new for 2018.
Saturday, March 3 at 7 pm ET
Repeats 3/17 at 7 pm ET


Pictured: Charlie Thomas of Charlie Thomas' Drifters is among the legendary performers.Doo Wop Generations (My Music)
Celebrate the new generation of doo wop performers as the original legends reunite to pass the torch. Performers include Kenny Vance & the Planotones, The Duprees, The Whiptones, Charlie Thomas’ Drifters, The Modern Gentlemen and many more. Pictured: Charlie Thomas.
Saturday, March 3 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/5 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: Award-winning journalists Marc Middleton, Bill Shafer and Wendy ChiojiGrowing Bolder
This series targets people who believe, "it's not about age, it's about attitude. " The lifestyle series finds and celebrates the men and women who smash stereotypes, promote lifelong learning and act as role models for active lifestyle and healthy aging.
Sundays at 10:30 am ET, begins March 4

Pictured: program title graphicHealthy Minds with Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein
One in five people has a diagnosable mental disorder, but often fear and shame prevent people from seeking help. Healthy Minds with Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein aims to remove the stigma of mental illness and demonstrate that with help, there is hope. This week: Youth and Mental Wellness: Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation.
Sundays at 11 am ET, begins March 4

Pictured: Alan JacksonAlan Jackson Precious Memories
Recorded to honor his mother’s request that he release an album of gospel classics, Alan Jackson’s Precious Memories CD quickly made its way to the top of the sales charts and into the hearts of fans, selling over 1.8 million copies. The concert that followed was taped at the historic Ryman, in Nashville, TN, and features signature renditions of traditional hymns and gospel favorites. Selections include: “When We All Get to Heaven,” “The Old Rugged Cross” and “How Great Thou Art.”
Sunday, March 4 at 3:30 pm ET

Pictured: Seabirds gather at Little Skellig.Ireland’s Wild Coast
“Part 1”

Join Emmy-winning wildlife cameraman Colin Stafford-Johnson on an authored journey along Ireland’s rugged Atlantic coast, providing insights into the wild animals and wild places of the island he calls home.
2-Part series airs Sundays, March 4 & 11 at 6:30 pm ET, with encores Wednesdays at 1 pm ET

Pictured: (Left-Right): Kathryn Newton as Amy, Willa Fitzgerald as Meg, Maya Hawke as Jo, and Annes Elwy as Beth.Little Women: A Timeless Story
MASTERPIECE executive producer Rebecca Eaton hosts a behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming series. Based on the classic novel by Louisa May Alcott, the series features an all-star cast including Emily Watson, Michael Gambon and Angela Lansbury. Pictured (Left-Right): Kathryn Newton as Amy, Willa Fitzgerald as Meg, Maya Hawke as Jo, and Annes Elwy as Beth.
Sunday, March 4 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/5 & 3/8 at Noon ET


Pictured: Eric Clapton (left) and Ringo Starr (center) perform at the 2002 Concert for George.Concert for George
Celebrate George Harrison’s life in this 2002 memorial concert at the Royal Albert Hall with performances of his music from Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Tom Petty, Billy Preston and more.
Sunday, March 4 at 9 pm ET

Pictured: Goldman Prize winners 2016.The New Environmentalists
“From Peru to Tanzania”

The New Environmentalists share a common goal – safeguarding the Earth’s natural resources from exploitation and pollution, while fighting for justice in their communities. This film features inspiring portraits of six passionate and dedicated activists, winners of the Goldman Prize in 2016.
Sunday, March 4 at 11:30 pm ET

Pictured: The Bee Gees (l-r): Maurice, Robin and Barry GibbThe Bee Gees One for All Tour - Live in Australia 1989
Enjoy the tight harmonies of Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb as they perform their greatest hits, as well as some rarely heard selections, in this fully restored, newly mixed and mastered concert recorded in Melbourne.
Monday, March 5 at 9 pm ET
Repeats 3/6 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: Wilson Bickford at the easel.Painting with Wilson Bickford
Enjoy a new season with the nationally-known artist and instructor, who has been conducting painting workshops for over 20 years. This 13-episode series features a variety of different landscapes and studies sure to interest both the novice and experienced artist.
Tuesdays at 3 pm ET, begins March 6

Pictured: Program title graphic with Fred Rogers.Mister Rogers: It’s You I Like
Join host Michael Keaton to celebrate "Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood," the pioneering children's series that premiered nationally 50 years ago. Keaton worked as a stagehand and made appearances on the series in the 1970s. Judd Apatow, Joyce DiDonato, Whoopi Goldberg, Chris Kratt, John Lithgow, Yo-Yo Ma and son Nicholas Ma, Itzhak Perlman, Sarah Silverman, Esperanza Spalding and Caroll Spinney reveal their favorite memories from the series.
Tuesday, March 6 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/11 at 3:30 pm ET


Pictured: Dr. Joel Fuhrman3 Steps to Incredible Health! with Joel Fuhrman, M.D.
Hear from Dr. Fuhrman about the crisis of obesity and chronic disease plaguing America. Get his revolutionary health plan -- which is about knowledge and a healthy, effective and scientifically proven plan for shedding weight quickly and reclaiming vitality and good health.
Tuesday, March 6 at 9:30 pm ET
Repeats 3/8 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: Helen Macdonald with goshawk at Jesus College, Cambridge, England.Nature
“H Is for Hawk: A New Chapter”

Helen Macdonald's best-selling book H Is for Hawk told the saga of a grieving daughter who found healing in training a goshawk. Now she digs deeper into the world of these raptors by following a family in the wild and raising a goshawk of her own.
Wednesday, March 7 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/14 at Noon ET


Pictured: Lucia MicarelliAn Evening with Lucia Micarelli
Be dazzled by the violin virtuoso in a concert ranging from classical to jazz to traditional fiddle music and Americana, all bound together by Micarelli’s trademark emotional vulnerability and technical wizardry.
Wednesday, March 7 at 9:30 pm ET

March 8-14
Pictured: Program title graphicDrugged Driving
On any day, at any time, the person driving in the next lane could be impaired. Increasingly, health care, safety and law enforcement experts point to a dangerous new trend -- driving impaired from illegal drugs, pills or even common prescription medicines. This special addresses this new and dangerous trend and what is being done to improve safety.
Thursday, March 8 at 2:30 pm ET
Repeats 3/11 at 11 pm ET and 3/15 at 2:30 pm ET


Pictured: Program title graphicStealing Your Life with Frank Abagnale
Frank Abagnale, whose years as a con man were depicted in the film Catch Me If You Can, shares his life story and simple but effective tips on how to help protect you and your family from becoming victims of identity theft.
Thursday, March 8 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/9 at Noon ET


Pictured: Pioneering outlaw country music supergroup The Highwaymen featured Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings.The Highwaymen Live at Nassau Coliseum
Join Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson —“the Mt. Rushmore of country music”—for this live concert recorded in 1990. The Highwaymen perform classics like “Big River,” “Me and Bobby McGee” and “Always on My Mind.”
Thursday, March 8 at 9:30 pm ET

Pictured: Peggy Cappy (left) joins forces with yoga and neuromuscular therapist Lee AlbertSurvival Guide for Pain-Free Living with Peggy Cappy
Learn how easy-to-do stretches and other yoga moves can help relieve pain. Peggy Cappy joins yoga and neuromuscular therapist Lee Albert to offer effective strategies for alleviating symptoms and moving towards a pain-free life.
Friday, March 9 at 2 pm ET

Pictured: Celtic ThunderCeltic Thunder X
Enjoy a brand new show that celebrates ten years of Celtic Thunder with a fantastic performance featuring 27 new songs including traditional and contemporary Irish songs, classic hits, love songs, nostalgic songs and fun retro songs drawn from the soundtrack of our lives. A variety of solo and ensemble numbers featuring something for everyone and showcases the magic that turned Celtic Thunder into a household name in 2008.
Friday, March 9 at 9 pm ET
Repeats 3/12 at 9 pm ET


Pictured: Media Meet program logoMedia Meet
“Chronic Fatigue Syndrome”

Discussion of a baffling and often misrepresented condition affecting up to 2.5 million Americans. Topics include the signs and symptoms, possible causes, research history and contemporary efforts to control it. Guests: Family Physician Scott Doughty, CFS patient and activist Kelly Parks, and Mining Journal Staff Writer Christie Bleck. (This episode was postponed from February)
Saturday, March 10 at 6:30 pm ET
Repeats 3/11 at 2:30 pm ET


Pictured: Jimmy BuffettJimmy Buffett: Buried Treasure
Explore the musical roots of the popular performer during his “pre-beach” years through historical recordings, great stories and in-concert performances. Includes some of his earliest demo recordings, restored and being released for the first time.
Saturday, March 10 at 7 pm ET
Repeats 3/16 at 2 pm ET


Pictured: Petula ClarkThe British Beat (My Music)
Britain’s first lady of song, Petula Clark, hosts this all-star reunion of some of the best of the British Invasion. Beloved duo Peter and Gordon reunite for the first time in nearly four decades to perform their hits “World Without Love” and “I Go to Pieces.” Also, features classic hits from the Zombies, the Animals and other UK hitmakers.
Saturday, March 10 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/13 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: Joe BonamassaJoe Bonamassa - British Blues Explosion Live
This stunning live concert features blues superstar guitarist Joe Bonamassa performing a special homage to the British blues rock guitarists that inspired him – Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page.
Saturday, March 10 at 10 pm ET

Pictured: Helicopters over the Mekong Delta, Vietnam.Stories from the Vietnam War
Hear powerful personal stories from veterans, activists and refugees about their experiences related to the war. From Texas to Nebraska, Minnesota to Pennsylvania, PBS member stations gathered compelling human stories from local communities.
Sunday, March 11 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/12 at Noon ET


Pictured: Martin Sheen as Matthew Cuthbert and Ella Ballentine as Anne ShirleyAnne of Green Gables (2016)
Savor the 2016 adaptation of Lucy Maud Montgomery’s classic novel about the orphaned Anne, placed in the care of uptight Marilla and her brother Matthew, played by Martin Sheen. Neither the adventurous Anne nor the conservative Marilla could anticipate the profound effect they’d have on each other’s lives.
Sunday, March 11 at 9 pm ET
Repeats 3/12 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: host Maria ShriverBrain Secrets with Dr. Michael Merzenich
Join host Maria Shriver to discover how to improve and maintain cognitive fitness and deal with aging. Dr. Merzenich, a neuroscience pioneer, reveals new information about the brain and shows us how to rejuvenate and reshape our brains.
Tuesday, March 13 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/15 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: Pavarotti at Madison Square GardenGreat Performances
“Pavarotti: A Voice for the Ages”

Celebrate the sound of the tenor who extended his presence far beyond opera. The program includes arias from Italian operas; Neapolitan songs in arrangements by Henry Mancini; and popular duets with Bono, Sting, Vanessa Williams and Eric Clapton.
Tuesday, March 13 at 9:30 pm ET
Repeats 3/18 at 7 pm ET


Pictured: Naledi the elephantNature
“Naledi: One Little Elephant”

Born inside a sanctuary in the wilderness of Botswana, Naledi the baby elephant loses her mother and faces the world alone. It is now up to a devoted team of caretakers and researchers to urge Naledi to survive and help find her place in the herd.
Wednesday, March 14 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/21 at Noon ET


Pictured: Daniel Amen, MD on stage.Memory Rescue with Daniel Amen, M.D.
Your brain’s history is NOT your destiny. Daniel Amen, MD, talks about how you can improve your memory and even rescue it if you think it’s headed for trouble. Learn how to supercharge your memory and remember what matters most to you, based on treating the 11 major risk factors that destroy your brain.
Wednesday, March 14 at 9:30 pm ET

March 15-21
Pictured: Trees in Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah.National Park Symphony - The Mighty Five
Celebrate the grandeur and majesty of Utah’s five national parks set to glorious music from the Utah Symphony. See stunning iconic images, grand vistas and secret locations in Zion, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef and Arches National Parks.
Thursday, March 15 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/16 at Noon ET


Pictured: Freddie Mercury, lead singer for Queen.Queen Rock the World
Rock on as the British band plays their greatest hits in a never-before-seen film of their 1977 tour featuring songs from their News of the World album, including “We Will Rock You” and “We Are the Champions.”
Thursday, March 15 at 9:30 pm ET

Pictured: Celtic Woman (l-r): Máiréad Carlin, Tara McNeill, Susan McFadden and Éabha McMahon.Celtic Woman – Homecoming: Ireland
Celebrate the timeless emotion of Ireland’s centuries-old heritage in this live concert filmed in Dublin. Celtic Woman combines the country’s finest musical talents with epic stage production to present a uniquely inspiring live experience. Performing are Máiréad Carlin, Tara McNeill, Susan McFadden and Éabha McMahon.
Friday, March 16 at 9 pm ET

Pictured: The Aviators series logoThe Aviators
This series features the people, the places, and the planes of every kind of aviation. Hosts (that are actual pilots) travel across the country to grant viewers exclusive access to all things flying – whether that’s exploring the mysterious aspects of airline travel, climbing aboard an historic WWII bomber, learning about hypoxia at high altitudes, or becoming a U.S. Air Force Thunderbird for a day.
Saturdays at 3 pm ET, begins March 17

Pictured: Media Meet program logoMedia Meet
“Grief Support for Children”

A look at how children grieve the loss of a friend or loved one and constructive efforts to help them through it. Guests: Upper Peninsula Children's Bereavement Network Board Member Jean Hetrick, Camp Star Assistant Director Martha Process, Clinical Psychologist Dr. Gregory Jones, and Marquette Area Public Schools Counselor Patti Kawarski. (Repeat from May)
Saturday, March 17 at 6:30 pm ET
Repeats 3/18 at 2:30 pm ET


Pictured: High School Bowl series logoHigh School Bowl
“Ironwood vs Cedarville; Kingsford vs Iron Mountain”

Join host Jim Koski as he challenges the “best and brightest” from area high schools competing for scholarships and prestige in a battle of speed and knowledge. Cheer on your favorite team or test yourself against contestants from 40 Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin high schools in the 40th Anniversary season of High School Bowl. The winners of these two games will play in the 4th quarterfinal.
Saturday, March 17 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/19 at Noon ET


Pictured: Mick Jagger and Keith RichardsThe Rolling Stones: Sticky Fingers at the Fonda Theatre
Celebrate the legendary band with the only live performance of their entire Sticky Fingers album. Filmed at the historic Fonda Theatre in Hollywood, the concert includes some of the band’s greatest hits including “Brown Sugar” and “Wild Horses.”
Saturday, March 17 at 10 pm ET
Repeats 3/20 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: Rick StevesRick Steves Special
“European Easter”

Taking you on a spring journey through Spain, Slovenia, Italy, and Greece, Rick Steves' European Easter celebrates this 2,000-year-old story in a variety of cultures. You'll feel the emotion of this special time as the Passion of Christ unfolds during Holy Week. He joins Andalusians carrying parade floats, Greek priests tossing showers of flower petals, and villagers blessing olive branches, plus feasting, fireworks, and more. Exploring a rich and fascinating mix of traditions — from its pagan roots to its glorious finale — Rick Steves' European Easter sheds new light on this timeless holiday.
Sunday, March 18 at 3:30 pm ET

Pictured: The Grand Hotel, Mackinac Island, Michigan.Inside Grand Hotel
Explore Grand Hotel’s iconic spaces to learn what has made this unique Mackinac Island destination an icon of success for more than 125 years. Cameras become virtual guests at the hotel, exploring rooms and suites that most guests never see while sharing how the hotel continues to find new ways to pamper and promote the relaxation of its guests.
Sunday, March 18 at 8:30 pm ET
Repeats 3/19 at 1:30 pm ET


Pictured: Ringo, John Paul and George from the centerfold of  the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album cover.Sgt. Pepper’s Musical Revolution
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, the groundbreaking album that ranks #1 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. Features material never before accessible outside of Abbey Road Studios.
Sunday, March 18 at 10 pm ET

Pictured: Jackie RobinsonJackie Robinson
Two-part biography examines the life and times of Jack Roosevelt Robinson, who in 1947 lifted a nation and an entire race on his shoulders when he crossed baseball’s color line. Ken Burns reveals fascinating stories about the legend’s life on and off the field. In part one, Robinson rises from humble origins to integrate Major League Baseball, performing brilliantly despite the threats and abuse he faces on and off the field and, in the process, challenges the prejudiced notions of what a black man can achieve.
Monday & Tuesday, March 19 & 20 at 9 pm ET
Repeats 3/21 at 1:30 pm ET


Pictured: Al Capone being escorted to the train in Chicago that will take him to U. S. Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta.Al Capone: Icon
Al Capone — the quintessential self-made American man, ruthless killer or both? Just his name sparks images of pin-stripe suits and bloody violence. To this day, Americans are fascinated by this celebrity gangster. The question is why? Pictured: Al Capone (center) being escorted to the train in Chicago that will take him to U. S. Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta.
Tuesday, March 20 at 8 pm ET

March 22-31
Pictured: Ask the Doctors program logoAsk the Doctors
“Eyes and Vision”

Area physicians visit the Public TV 13 studios to answer phoned-in questions from viewers during this live broadcast. Host Dr. Jennifer Dehlin welcomes guests: Dr. Alice Feko, Ophthalmology, and Dr. Neil Winkler, Ophthalmology, both with Eye Associates of Marquette. Call in your questions during the broadcast at 800-227-9668.
Thursday, March 22 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/23 at Noon ET


Pictured: Wilma MankillerMankiller
Learn about the legacy of Wilma Mankiller, who overcame sexism to emerge as the Cherokee Nation’s first woman Principal Chief. Through archival footage and interviews, MANKILLER examines the life of one of the country’s most important woman leaders.
Thursday, March 22 at 10 pm ET
Repeats 3/24 at 4:30 pm ET


Pictured: Oscar Zeta Acosta at a demonstration in downtown Los Angeles, circa 1970.The Rise and Fall of the Brown Buffalo
Explore the life of radical Chicano countercultural icon Oscar Zeta Acosta — the basis for Dr. Gonzo in Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas — in this fresh and genre-defying film that weaves archival footage with dramatized portrayals.
Friday, March 23 at 9 pm ET

Pictured: Richard PryorRichard Pryor: Icon
Richard Pryor’s impact on the craft of comedy and today’s top comics is legendary and unrivaled. This program surveys the profound and enduring influence of one of the greatest American comics of all time.
Friday, March 23 at 10 pm ET

Pictured: Media Meet program logoMedia Meet
“College to Work”

A discussion of hiring trends and job issues for college graduates with Michigan State University Collegiate Employment Research Institute Director Philip Gardener, who is also an expert on Millennials in the workplace.
Saturday, March 24 at 6:30 pm ET
Repeats 3/25 at 2:30 pm ET


Pictured: High School Bowl series logoHigh School Bowl
“Quarterfinals 1 & 2: Hancock vs Marquette; Sault Ste. Marie vs Escanaba”

Join host Jim Koski as he challenges the “best and brightest” from area high schools competing for scholarships and prestige in a battle of speed and knowledge. Cheer on your favorite team or test yourself against contestants from 40 Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin high schools in the 40th Anniversary season of High School Bowl.
Saturday, March 24 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/26 at Noon ET


Pictured: program logoGlobe Trekker
“Food Hour: Ireland”

Starting this week, Globe Trekker moves to a new time Sunday afternoons to make way for Dowton Abbey encores. Series also airs Fridays at 1 pm ET. This week, travel to Ireland to experience surprisingly delicious Irish cuisine.
Sundays at 3 pm ET, new Sunday air time begins March 25

Pictured: Elizabeth McGovern as Cora, Countess of Grantham, and Hugh Bonneville as Robert, Earl of Grantham.Downton Abbey Season 1 on Masterpiece
The series returns for a complete encore of all six seasons airing weekly through January 2019. In Part 1: When the Titanic goes down, Lord Grantham loses his immediate heirs, and his daughter Mary loses her fiancé, throwing Downton Abbey and its servants into turmoil.
Sundays at 6:30 pm ET, begins March 25

Pictured: Jennifer Kirby as Valerie, Leonie Elliott as Lucille, Helen George as Trixie, Charlotte Ritchie as BarbaraCall the Midwife Season 7
Poplar welcomes Lucille Anderson, the first West Indian midwife to be featured as a series regular. Tested as never before, the nuns and nurses face challenging issues from leprosy, tokophobia and stroke, to Huntington's chorea and unmarried mothers.
Sundays at 8 pm ET, begins March 25
Repeats 3/26 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh: You’ll Have the Sky
This profile brings one of the 20th century's best-loved writers out from the shadow of her often controversial husband, the pioneering aviator Charles Lindbergh. The film uses Anne's own words to help convey her inner life, which was deeply affected by the challenges of being part of America's most famous couple.
Sunday, March 25 at Midnight ET

Pictured: Caitlin Doughty, a mortician, vlogger and bestselling author.Into the Night: Portraits of Life and Death
Learn how an astrophysicist, preacher, philosopher and artisanal mortician grapple with universal questions of mortality. Weaving science, cryonics, near-death stories and green burials, this film invites us to rethink our place in the universe.
Monday, March 26 at 9 pm ET
Repeats 3/27 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: Sheryl SandbergMakers
“Women in Business”

Hear about the exceptional women — past and present — who have taken the world of business by storm. Told by female business leaders themselves, this is a candid exploration of what it takes to make it and a celebration of the extraordinary individuals who, over the course of 50 years, have proven — on Wall Street, in corporate America or business empires of their own — that a woman’s place is wherever she believes it to be.
Tuesday, March 27 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/29 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: Dolores HuertaIndependent Lens
“Dolores”

Meet the indomitable Dolores Huerta, who tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice alongside Cesar Chavez, becoming one of the most defiant – and unheralded – feminist activists of the 20th century.
Tuesday, March 27 at 9 pm ET
Repeats 3/28 at 1 pm ET


Pictured: Tosh Minohara in the building where the Yamato megaship was built.WWII Mega Weapons
“Battleship Yamato”

Learn how Japan, in a bid to dominate the Pacific, built the biggest battleship in the world. A floating fortress with the most powerful guns and the thickest armor ever mounted on a warship, the Japanese believed her unsinkable.
Wednesday, March 28 at 10 pm ET
Repeats 3/30 at 2 pm ET


Pictured: Carrie NewcomerAn Evening with Carrie Newcomer
Grammy Award-winner Carrie Newcomer is known for her warm voice, beautiful melodies and an irreverent yet spiritual view of the world. In this 2016 concert special, the Indiana-based folk singer and songwriter showcases songs from her The Beautiful Not Yet tour.
Thursday, March 29 at 2 pm ET

Pictured: Ask the Lawyers program logoAsk the Lawyers
Area attorneys visit the Public TV 13 studios to answer phoned-in questions from viewers during this live broadcast. This week’s guests are: Patrick Jennings of Marquette, Tony Ruiz of Marquette, and Paul Sturgul of Hurley, Wisconsin. Call in your questions during the broadcast at 800-227-9668.
Thursday, March 29 at 8 pm ET
Repeats 3/30 at Noon ET


Pictured: Vintage photo of Native American Warriors with guns.Defending the Fire
There will always be Warriors and the lessons of the Warrior are universal. The spirit of the Warrior survives, even in the face of conflict. Follow the journey of the Native Warrior as he (and she) continue conflict resolution in order to survive and secure resources and culture. Vietnam war veteran and actor Wes Studi (Geronimo, Last of the Mohicans) narrates.
Thursday, March 29 at 10 pm ET
Repeats 3/31 at 4:30 pm ET


Pictured: program title graphicSoundbreaking
“The Art of Recording”

Get an in-depth look at the art of music recording and how it has evolved. The last project of Beatles producer Sir George Martin, the programs feature more than 150 exclusive and original interviews in 8 episodes. Part 1, The Recording Artist, explore the role of the record producer with George Martin, Sam Phillips, Tom Petty, Dr. Dre and more.
Friday, March 30 at 9 pm (Parts 1-3), continues April 6

Pictured: Media Meet program logoMedia Meet
“109th District Update - Sara Cambensy”

Interview with State Representative Sara Cambensy, elected to finish the term of the late John Kivela. Topics include state politics, House rules and practices, current issues and activities. Media guest: Great Lakes Radio News Director Walt Lindala. (repeat from March 3)
Saturday, March 31 at 6:30 pm ET

Pictured: High School Bowl series logoHigh School Bowl
“Quarterfinals 3 & 4: Westwood vs Menominee; Ironwood vs Kingsford”

Join host Jim Koski as he challenges the “best and brightest” from area high schools competing for scholarships and prestige in a battle of speed and knowledge. Cheer on your favorite team or test yourself against contestants from 40 Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin high schools in the 40th Anniversary season of High School Bowl.
Saturday, March 31 at 8 pm ET