Mike Shanin interviews Wyandotte County District Attorney Elect Mark Dupree about his priorities when he takes office. Then, Gwen Grant, Lisa Johnston, Ron Freeman and Steve Mirakian discuss the upcoming retention vote for Kansas Supreme Court justices, next year’s infrastructure and streetcar expansion elections in Kansas City, and media bias in this year’s presidential race.
The race for the White House weaved through Kansas City this week. Hillary Clinton flew into town Thursday to speak at the Kansas City Convention Center to a less-than-crowded audience of The National Baptist Convention. Meanwhile, the GOP ticket was also amping up its attention on Missouri. Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence hosted a town ...Continue Reading
PBS KIDS has some great resources to help make back-to-school a smooth and enjoyable transition for both kids and parents. Get a BTS checklist and help with school lunches from PBS Parents, plus watch a week of new BTS-themed episodes from Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood on KCPT.
KCPT Producer Lindsey Foat counts the ways she’ll miss her weekly television dates with The Lawrence Welk Show.
On Tuesday, President Obama traveled to Louisiana to survey damage incurred by last week’s torrential flooding, which killed 13 and left some 60,000 homes destroyed. One of the areas hardest hit was Livingston Parish; its president, Layton Ricks, updates Judy Woodruff on the status of cleanup efforts, the biggest challenges facing residents and how he ...Continue Reading
KCPT Passport provides extended access to an on-demand library of quality public television programming. Featuring PBS programming, KCPT Passport allows eligible members (someone who donates as a $5 a month sustainer or $60 annually) to watch even more episodes of their favorite shows, including full seasons of many current and past series. Q: What shows are ...Continue Reading