New Mexico PBS is New Mexico’s Largest Public Television Station
New Mexico PBS is one of the top ten most watched public television stations in the country
Since 1958, New Mexico PBS has been a valuable community resource in New Mexico Providing in-depth public affairs programming, local and historical programs celebrating a diversity of art and cultural, as well as education and outreach services to educators and caregiver, and lifelong learning opportunities through broadcast and online media.
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KNME 5.1 is our flagship broadcast channel, with all your favorites in drama, performance, news and public affairs. Each week, we broadcast 40 hours of award-winning, entertaining children’s programs into the almost 700,000 households of northern and central New Mexico. And we offer our locally produced programs that reflect the current affairs and culture of our communities.
Comcast Cable: KNME-SD Channel 5, KNME-HD Channel 220
Dish: KNME-SD Channel 5, KNME-HD Channel 8816
Direct: KNME-SD Channel 5
V-me in Standard Definition
V-me is a real alternative to traditional Spanish language TV programming. This channel offers smart, engaging and empowering entertainment for America’s Latino families. With sports, news/current affairs, music, lifestyle, nature and drama. V-me offers the best in children’s Spanish TV, including Plaza Sesamo.
Comcast Cable: V-me SD Channel 396
Dish: V-me Channel 9414
Direct: V-me Channel 440
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PBS World offers time-shifted premieres from Channel 5.1. Did you miss the premiere of Masterpiece on Sunday night on 5.1? Tune in the 9.1 Tuesday for a repeat! PBS World also offers more programs with an emphasis on documentaries, science, current affairs, and history, presenting high quality shows that we just don’t have room for in our 5.1 primetime schedule.
Comcast Cable: KNMD-HD Channel 204
Dish: KNMD-HD Channel 9 or 8825
Create TV in Standard Definition
Create TV serves audiences with round-the-clock broadcasts of the most popular lifestyle and how-to programming seen on public television – where lifestyle programming got its start! More often called “do-it-yourself” or DIY, the program genres seen on Create TV include cooking, travel, arts and crafts, gardening, home improvement and other lifestyle interests.
Comcast Cable: Create-TV SD Channel 397