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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:

The New Masculinity
A discussion of efforts in the Upper Peninsula and elsewhere to help reduce violence and domestic strife by encouraging positive male traits.
Saturday, August 30 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, August 31 at 2:30 pm ET

Michigan Executive Update
A conversation with Michigan Governor Rick Snyder on current state issues, including taxes, education, healthcare and the economy. (Repeat from August) Series is now shown in HD on TV13HD, Channel 13.2.
Saturday, September 6 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, September 7 at 2:30 pm ET

The New Masculinity
A discussion of efforts in the Upper Peninsula and elsewhere to help reduce violence and domestic strife by encouraging positive male traits. (Repeat from August) Series is now shown in HD on TV13HD, Channel 13.2.
Saturday, September 13 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, September 14 at 2:30 pm ET

Election 2014: Candidate Forum #1
Upper Peninsula candidates running for state office answer questions about topics including jobs, education, energy and roads. This week, incumbent 109th District State Representative John Kivela, Democrat of Marquette, and the challenger Republican Pete Mackin of Marquette. Series is now shown in HD on TV13HD, Channel 13.2.
Saturday, September 20 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, September 21 at 2:30 pm ET

Election 2014: Candidate Forum #2
Upper Peninsula candidates running for state office answer questions about issues of interest to voters. Office and candidates to be announced. Series is now shown in HD on TV13HD, Channel 13.2.
Saturday, September 27 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, September 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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