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.

October Media Meet Topics:


#1912: DNR State Parks & Cultural Resources
A discussion about Michigan Department of Natural Resources-managed cultural resources, their range and significance for the Upper Peninsula. Guests: Parks & Recreation District Supervisor Doug Rich; Trails Coordinator Ron Yesney; and Michigan Iron Industry Museum Historian Barry James. (Repeat from June)
Saturday, October 5 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, October 6 at 2:30 pm ET

#1916: Animal Welfare
A conversation about state and local animal welfare and control measures as they apply mainly to dogs. Tips on having a dog and pet resources will be covered, along with relevant statutes and other public issues and information. Featuring veterinarian Tim Hunt, DVM, from Bayshow Veterinary Hospital; Kori Tossava, Executive Director of UPAWS; and canine officer John Waldo of Marquette City Police. (Repeat from July)
Saturday, October 12 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, October 13 at 2:30 pm ET

#1813: Advance Care Planning
A new state-funded Advance Care Planning program helps individuals decide in advance on the care they will receive if unable to speak for themselves. Guests: Upper Peninsula Health Plan Advance Care Planning Program Manager, Kate LaBeau; Family Medicine Physician and Advisor, Jim Heron of Marquette; and Elder Law Attorney Paul Sturgul of Hurley, Wisconsin. (Repeat from 2018)
Saturday, October 19 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, October 20 at 2:30 pm ET


To be announced

Saturday, October 26 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, October 27 at 2:30 pm ET

Program topics are subject to change.