WNMU Public TV 13, a public service of Northern Michigan University
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Watch on 13.1, Saturdays at 6:30 pm ET and Sundays at 2:30 pm ET
Media Meet is WNMU’s 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 community leaders and special guests of local, regional, national, and international prominence, engage with moderator Bill Hart and media guests in intelligent discussion and candid debate regarding topics of local interest. With its unbiased, quality public affairs reporting, Media Meet has been a cornerstone of Public TV 13’s local production schedule for more than 20 years.

Media Meet is produced by host Bill Hart and producer/director Bob Thomson and airs on both Public TV 13 and Public Radio 90. Program topics are subject to change in order to cover timely news and events.

Broadcast Schedule:
Saturdays at 6:30 pm ET on Public TV 13, with an encore Sundays at 2:30 pm ET;
and Sundays at 7:30 am ET on Public Radio 90, repeating Mondays at 3:30 pm ET.

Watch full episodes of Media Meet with our Online Video Player and PBS Video Apps. Listen to Media Meet audio podcasts from Public Radio 90. [Programs area available online the week after they air.]

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 and print our video order form to order by mail.

Upcoming Media Meet Topics:

Summer Hazards
Expand your awareness of hazards related to summer activity, from heat stroke to getting lost in the woods. Guests: Cpr. Errol Lukkarinen, Marquette Co. Sherrif's Dept.; Ron Yesney, Michigan DNR Recreation Specialist; and Teresa Frankovich, MD/MPH, Marquette Co. Health Dept. Medical Director. (Repeat from June 2015)
Saturday, June 2 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, June 3 at 2:30 pm ET

Outdoor Update
A conversation with Michigan DNR Deputy Director Bill O'Neill on current outdoor issues and topics. A 31-year DNR veteran, O’Neill administers divisions that oversee wildlife and fisheries, state forests and parks, minerals and law enforcement. Media guest: Country 103 Host Adam Carpenter.
Saturday, June 9 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, June 10 at 2:30 pm ET

Dealing with Homelessness
A look at the different forms and needs of homelessness in the Marquette community. This discussion will look at transitional housing, emergency shelters, low-income housing, mobility impaired residents and hospice patients, and what local groups are doing to serve the various housing needs. (Repeat from May)
Saturday, June 16 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, June 17 at 2:30 pm ET

Vatican Science
A discussion of science and current issues with a priest who is, in fact, a scientist and lecturer for the Vatican. Our guest is acclaimed Astronomer and Director of the Vatican Observatory, Brother Guy Consolmagno. (Repeat from July) [The episode originally scheduled for this week, Lead-related Mortality, has been postponed.]
Saturday, June 23 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, June 24 at 2:30 pm ET

Advance Care Planning
The state contractor for a new Advance Care Planning program discusses its effect on patient choice, end of life healthcare decisions, healthcare costs and other matters. The program helps individuals decide on the care received if unable to speak for oneself.
Saturday, June 30 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, July 1 at 2:30 pm ET

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