Ewing Kauffman’s legacy is felt not only in baseball and the performing arts, but through the people he influenced as a businessman in the pharmaceutical industry. He built Marion Labs from the ground up in the 1950s, and when he sold it in 1989, it had nearly a billion dollars in sales. Dan Nilsen, now ...Continue Reading
Nearly 200 people were “in the room where it happened” at KCPT’s sneak peek screenings of the new documentary Hamilton’s America last weekend. Attendees, who got their “shot” at our Hamilton themed photo booth, can see and download their photos below. Hamilton’s America will premiere on KCPT Friday, Oct. 21 at 8 p.m.
FRONTLINE’s Martin Smith investigates the U.S.-led efforts to degrade and destroy ISIS. Reporting from Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Jordan and Turkey, this two-hour film examines the successes, failures, and challenges of the fight, as ISIS loses ground in the region but strikes out abroad. Related content from FRONTLINE: The Clashing Agendas In The Fight Against ISIS ...Continue Reading
PBS’ new free 24/7 multiplatform children’s services include a new TV channel, a live stream on digital platforms and an interactive gaming feature. Together, this triple play will support our mission to reach all children with high-quality educational content. KCPT will broadcast PBS KIDS shows 24 hours a day on 19.4 and offer a live ...Continue Reading
The island of Haiti, the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere, has borne the brunt of damage from Hurricane Matthew. Nearly 900 people have been killed by the storm, and thousands more have been displaced. Journalist Ingrid Arneson joins William Brangham via Skype from Haiti’s capital Port-au-Prince. More from the PBS NewsHour on Hurricane Matthew ...Continue Reading
The following list of resources links to information and assistance with prescription drug addiction: Prescription medicines are now the most commonly abused drugs among 12 to 13 year olds. A toolkit for parents: http://medicineabuseproject.org/ Support and guidance for families struggling with a son or daughter’s prescription drug abuse: http://www.drugfree.org/ How do I know if I am ...Continue Reading