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:

Election 2018 Candidate Forum: 110th House District
Candidates running for Michigan's 110th House District Representative, Ken Summers (D) and Gregory Markkanen (R), answer questions about issues of interest to voters.
Saturday, November 3 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, November 4 at 2:30 pm ET

Innovation in Higher Education
A discussion on the latest trends and initiatives in higher education with Northern Michigan University President Fritz Erickson, and Steve VandenAvond, NMU Vice President for Extended Learning and Community Engagement.
Saturday, November 10 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, November 11 at 2:30 pm ET

Global Issues on Aging
Elder Law Attorney Paul Sturgul discusses the recent work of the United Nations Open-Ended Work Group on Aging, focusing on a proposed charter for the rights of the elderly. (Repeat from September)
Saturday, November 17 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, November 18 at 2:30 pm ET

Chronic Wasting Disease Update
A program focusing on continuing efforts to prevent the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease in deer. Topics include the science of CWD, recent changes in the law governing cross border issues, a new study on deer migration patterns, and a new emphasis on monitoring deer during hunting season. Our guests represent the Michigan DNR: Michigan Natural Resources Commissioner J.R. Richardson, Upper Peninsula Wildlife Supervisor Terry Minzey, District 1 Law Supervisor Lt. Pete Wright, and Deputy Public Information Officer John Pepin. (Repeat from November 2017)
Saturday, November 24 at 6:30 pm ET
Sunday, November 25 at 2:30 pm ET

Program topics are subject to change.