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New Programs Premiere February 7 – 29, 2016 PBS broadcasts programming created by and about African Americans year-round, engaging viewers in an exploration of black-and American-history. In addition to documentaries airing in February commemorating the … Continue reading Black History Month

Tuesdays at 7:00pm on Ch.5.1 Join Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., as he delves into the genealogy of 27 new guests. Each story illuminates the vast patchwork of ethnicity, race and experience that makes … Continue reading Share your story with NMPBS & Finding Your Roots

Sundays, January 3 – February 21 at 8:00 pm on Ch.5.1 Series Finale Airs Sunday, March 6, 2016 “MASTERPIECE STUDIO” – A New Podcast Launches Dec. 21 with DOWNTON ABBEY & SHERLOCK Cast Interviews – … Continue reading MASTERPIECE: Downton Abbey, The Final Season (Season 6)

“MERCY STREET” to Premiere January 17 at 9:00pm on Ch.5.1 Original 6-Episode Series to Take Viewers Beyond the Battlefield With Intimate, Human Look at lives on the Civil War Home Front Award-Winning Creative Team Includes … Continue reading “MERCY STREET” to Premiere January 17

To Air on New Mexico PBS, Ch.5.1 Sept. 28, Oct. 5, & 12 – Mondays at 7:00 & 8:00 p.m. — Taped in July 2014 — Own a copy of the Albuquerque Episodes of Antiques … Continue reading New Albuquerque-Based ANTIQUES ROADSHOW Episodes

NEW MEXICO PBS / KNME-TV, Ch.5.1, serving northern and central New Mexico, has won awards in two separate contests focusing on excellence in journalism. In the SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISTS Region 9 competition, New Mexico … Continue reading New Mexico PBS Wins Awards in Two Separate Journalism Contests

The Early Learning Advisory Council and New Mexico PBS Announce the Winners of the New Mexico Early Learning Advisory Councils Logo Design Contest Ray Stubbs & Evelynn Lopez of Deming High School The New Mexico … Continue reading Winners of the New Mexico Early Learning Advisory Councils Logo Design Contest

NEW MEXICO PBS ANNOUNCES LOCAL WINNERS OF PBS KIDS WRITERS CONTEST First Place Winners Advance to the National PBS KIDS Writers Contest Grades: K – 3 Today, New Mexico PBS announced the local winners of … Continue reading Winners of the 2015 New Mexico PBS- PBS Kids Writers Contest

Today we remember Dr. George Fischbeck. Weatherman and science teacher, ‘Dr. George’ Fischbeck, dies at 92 Watch New Mexico In Focus host Gene Grant interview Dr. George Fischbeck here:

What it’s like to be a Radio Frequency Engineer at NMPBS? If only it were as simple as pushing a few buttons to keep New Mexico PBS (NMPBS) on air. Unfortunately, it’s not that easy. … Continue reading Sights from the (Translator) Sites