Kansas City Public Television will take the summer to give its local programs a refresh in both content and art direction. “The Local Show” and “Ruckus,” which air on Thursday nights at 7:00 and 7:30 p.m., respectively, will conclude their season May 22 and will return in August with new sets, content direction and new faces. “KCPT has undergone a series of exciting changes in the past year. We purchased a radio station, KTBG 90.9 FM, and received a grant to launch a new digital newsroom, The Hale Center for Journalism,” Angee Simmons, Vice President of T.V. Production, said. “We’re…
Episode 2: Steve reports on the ride-sharing phenomenon taking San Francisco by storm.
Follow along on the dive of a lifetime, to a tiny outpost 300 miles off the coast of Central America — Shark Mountain. Then NOVA uncovers the science behind the hunting instincts of the great white shark.
May is bike month! Check out how communities like Rosedale have adopted the Complete Steeet policy hope to enable more active lifestyles. Streets augmented by landscaping, sidewalks and bike lanes invite us to abandon the car for that quick trip to the park or store and walk or bike instead. And although we don't always think of Kansas City as a big biking community, that picture is starting to change. Meet some of KC's bike commuters and entrepreneurs in this clip from Imagine KC.
Your Friend, “Bangs” VIDEO
Lawrence, KS native and recently signed Domino recording artist Your Friend recorded the track 'Bangs' at Weights and Measures Soundlab in Kansas City, Missouri's Crossroads Arts District as part of a local artist session with The Bridge last month.
Globe Trekker: Great Australian Hikes...Tonight at 10pm on KCPT: Zay Harding embarks on five of Australia's greatest hikes including Mount Bishop and Clerk in Maria Island, the six foot track in the Blue Mountains of New South Wales, the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Mount Gower on Lord Howe Island and Lamington National Park in Queensland. Along the way he encounters the country's most exotic wildlife such as the spiny echidna and the wombat, experiences the most spectacular views and treks through the country's most historic regions. Check out the guide for this episode