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Media Meet is a weekly public affairs program which delves into the issues that are important to the people of the Upper Great Lakes Region. During the half-hour program, local media representatives, community leaders and special guests of regional, national, and international prominence, engage in intelligent discussion and candid debate regarding topics of local interest.

Media Meet, with its unbiased, quality public affairs reporting, has been a cornerstone of Public TV 13’s local production schedule for more than 20 years. Past guests of Media Meet have included astronaut Jerry Linenger, civil rights leader Roger Wilkins and five Michigan Supreme Court Justices.

Media Meet is produced by host Bill Hart and producer/director Bob Thomson.

Broadcast Schedule:
Saturdays at 6:30 pm, repeating Sundays at 2:30 pm on Public TV 13
Sundays at 7:30 am, repeating Mondays at 3:30 pm on Public Radio 90

Listen to this week's Media Meet via audio podcast from Public Radio 90.

Watch full episodes of Media Meet with our Online Video Player
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Schedule of Program Topics:

Michigan Democratic Party
A look at the past year in Michigan politics and the issues driving Democrats statewide and nationally in 2016 with state party chair Brandon Dillon.
Saturday, January 30 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, January 31 at 2:30 pm ET
Schedule Note: We hope to rescheduled the episode orginally announced for this week with Congressman Benishek in February.

Marquette BLP Upgrade
A review of plans to replace the current power generation system for the city-owned Marquette Board of Light and Power.
Saturday, February 6 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, February 7 at 2:30 pm ET

Michigan Democratic Party
A look at the past year in Michigan politics and the issues driving Democrats statewide and nationally in 2016 with state party chair Brandon Dillon. (Repeat from January)
Saturday, February 13 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, February 14 at 2:30 pm ET

Dark Store Local Cuts
A discussion of changes in spending and operations from repayment of taxes to large franchise stores ordered by the appointed Michigan Tax Tribunal.
Saturday, February 20 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, February 21 at 2:30 pm ET

Episode to be announced

Saturday, February 27 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, February 28 at 2:30 pm ET

Program topics are subject to change in order to cover timely news and events.

Recent episodes of Media Meet are available on our Online Video Player
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Recordings of recent Media Meet programs are available on DVD for $19.95, which includes shipping. Call 800-227-9668, or 227-1300 during regular business hours (8 am-5 pm ET weekdays) and order by phone with your credit card. Please let us know the program title or broadcast date of the program you want to purchase when you call. Or download our video order form.

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