2017


October 23, 2017 | KCPT and Flatland launch video series, Artconomy: The Cost of the Arts in Kansas City

September 11, 2017 | And the Emmy® Goes To … KCPT!

August 24, 2017 | Kansas City PBS, University of North Carolina Television and WNET in New York City receive grant to engage families and service providers around Sesame Street resources

August 21, 2017 | Kansas City PBS announces an evening with award-winning filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick at Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland

August 18, 2017 | Kansas City PBS among six winners of a grant from Center for Cooperative Media

July 31, 2017 | KCPT Earns 11 Regional EMMY® Nominations

June 1, 2017 | 90.9 The Bridge Announces “The Summer Series” afternoons from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m

March 16, 2017 | Statement from PBS President and CEO Paula Kerger on Proposed Cuts to Federal Funding for Public Broadcasting

March 2, 2017 | Missouri Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) presented Champion of Public 

March 2, 2017 | An Eye for an Eye: Re-evaluating the death penalty 7:30 pm Friday, March 3

March 2, 2017 | The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation awards KCPT, Kansas City PBS a $399,700 grant to take an in-depth look at education in Kansas City

Feb. 7, 2017 | KCPT’s Mike McGraw’s investigative work inspires next episode of national podcast, “Reveal"

Jan. 30, 2017 | Jonathan Bender Joins KCPT as Food Content Editor

Jan. 30, 2017 | PBS Honors Extraordinary Achievements and Explores Important Conversations as Part of Black History Month Programming

Jan. 20, 2017 | Put on Your Bloomers and Hoopskirt, It’s Time to Celebrate the Second Season of the PBS Civil War Drama Mercy Street!

Jan. 4, 2017 | KCPT to Launch Free Localized 24/7 Multiplatform PBS KIDS Services

 

 

2016

Oct. 5, 2016 | And the Emmy® Goes To ... KCPT!

Aug. 25, 2016 | Mixtapes and Mixology: New Weekly Podcast from KCPT's Flatland and 90.9 The Bridge

Aug. 10, 2016 | KCPT Earns 12 Regional EMMY® Nominations

May 27, 2016 | KCPT collects veterans’ music to tell stories of service

March 30, 2016 | KCPT to Air Ken Burns's “Jackie Robinson” on April 11 and 12, 2016

March 29, 2016 | SciTech Now Returns with New Season

March 28, 2106 | Flatland, KCPT’s Digital Magazine, and Recommended Daily Announce New Partnership

March 16, 2016 | KCPT Launches Multi-Platform Project on the Topic of Religion, Faith and Spirituality

Feb. 23, 2016 | KCPT to Launch Free Localized 24/7 Multiplatform PBS KIDS Services

Feb. 10, 2016 | KCPT Announces Annual PBS Kids Writers Contest

Feb. 8, 2016 | KCPT Marks Its Transformation Beyond Just Public Television

Jan. 21, 2016 | KCPT Announces Two $1 Million Gifts from Cummings Family Foundation and an Anonymous Donor

Jan. 21, 2016 | New KCPT Documentary Tackles Tough Issues on Violent Crime East of Troost

Jan. 15, 2016 | KCPT, The Living Room Theater & the Center for Investigative Reporting Present StoryWorks KC: Justice in the Embers

Jan. 14, 2016 | KCPT Brings Together the Community for a Citizen Summit on Crime

 

 

2015

Nov. 10, 2015 | KCPT launches Beyond Belief: Kansas City’s Mosaic of Faith and Spirit

Nov. 9, 2015 | KC Journalism and Theater Converge in KCPT Exploration of South KC Explosion

Nov. 9, 2015 | Kansas City Military Veterans and Family Members Perform their Stories of Service in “Telling: Kansas City”

Oct. 29, 2015 | PBS Announces Results of Board Elections KCPT’s Kliff Kuehl Elected to National PBS Board

Oct. 5, 2015 | And the Emmy® Goes To ... KCPT!

Oct. 1, 2015 | Storytelling With Great Legs: Flatland Relaunches as KCPT’s First Digital Magazine

Sept. 1, 2015 | Explore The Missourian Behind The Mouse: Walt Disney

Sept. 28, 2015 | KCPT Announces Digital Interactive Series Around the Subject of “The American Dream”

Sept. 22, 2015 | Join us! The Bridge's Bands & Brews

May 27, 2015 | KCPT Announces 2015 Kids Writers Contest Winners

May 13, 2015 | Launching Today, Vuhaus Site & App Brings Music Fans the Best Live, In-Studio Performances from Nation's Most Influential Public Radio Stations

May 4, 2015 | KCPT announces the receipt of the Edward R. Murrow Regional award for Flatland

April 21, 2015 | KCPT Appoints Carla McCabe as New Vice President of Digital & Multimedia

March 16, 2015 | KCPT presents new multimedia series “The Learning Curve”

Feb. 24, 2015 | Show Me: KCPT’s new digital series premieres online March 2, 2015

Feb. 10, 2015 | Join KCPT and Mayor Sly James for Your Fellow Americans screening and panel discussion

 

 

2014

Dec. 16, 2014 | KCPT tackles the taboo subject of dying

Dec. 9, 2014 | The Bridge Announces new Local Music program “Eight One Sixty” for January 2015

Dec. 8, 2014 | KCPT Appoints Ted Place as New Chief Development Officer

Oct. 16, 2014 | KCPT partners with Brainroot Light & Sound to launch new documentary series, Your Fellow Americans, October 20 on KCPT.org

Sept. 29, 2014 | And the Emmy® Goes To ... KCPT!

Sept. 25, 2014 | KCPT to Air Tossed Out  in Conjunction with NET News/Harvest Public Media Friday, September 26 at 8:00 pm

Sept. 23, 2014 | Lost Minds: KC's Mental Health Crisis Airs Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 8pm

Sept. 22, 2014 | KCPT Is Pleased to Announce Mayor Sly James Has Been Honored as an American Graduate Champion

Sept. 22, 2014 | New Arts and Culture Series, ARTS UPLOAD, Premiers on KCPT Thursday, September 25 at 7:30pm

Sept. 3, 2014 | KCPT Announces New Vice President of News

July 31, 2014 | KCPT Earns 11 Regional Emmy Nominations

July 10, 2014 | Mike McGraw Joins KCPT’s Hale Center for Journalism to Lead Investigative News Efforts

June 4, 2014 | 90.9 The Bridge Announces Sporting KC as a Principal Partner

May 15, 2014 | Public Media Stations Announce Plans for New Music Discovery Video Platform

May 8, 2014 | KCPT’s The Local Show  and Ruckus  to Take Summer Hiatus for Redevelopment

May 2, 2014 | KCPT Appoints Shane Guiter as Chief Operating Officer

March 25, 2014 | Antiques Roadshow: Kansas City Monday, March 31 at 7:00 p.m. & Behind The Scenes — Antiques Roadshow: Kansas City KCPT’s The Local Show Thursday, March 27 at 7:00 p.m.

Feb. 17, 2014 | Slice of Life  Brings Together an Overlooked Piece of Regional History and the Power of Small Town Ingenuity and Perseverance

Jan. 27, 2014 | KCPT's The Local Show  presents Birthing Pains , an Hour-Long Live Special that Tracks a $5 Billion Industry that Is Pushing the Frontiers of Medicine, Infertility

 

 

2013

Aug. 7, 2013 | KCPT Earns Four Regional Emmy Nominations

Aug. 7, 2013 | Shots Fired: KCPT Takes Aim @ Gun Violence

July 24, 2013 | The Future of KCI: A Kansas City Week in Review Special

April 19, 2013 | Intention to Transfer Ownership of UCM’s KTBG to Public Broadcaster KCPT Announced Today

 

2012

Dec. 6, 2012 | Congratulations Joyce DiDonato and Kansas City Symphony

Nov. 13, 2012 | KCPT Putting a Local Spin on a National Initiative Makers: Women Who Make America

Nov. 2, 2012 | Imagine KC  Takes a Look Back

Oct. 4, 2012 | PBS Statement Regarding October 3 Presidential Debate

Sept. 24, 2012 | KCPT Is Proud to Announce that Our Team Won Two EMMY Awards

Sept. 11, 2012 | What's Next for Healthcare Reform?

Aug. 29, 2012 | KCPT Presents Art Tasting with Julián  — A New Series

Aug. 23, 2012 | KCPT Presents A Day With P. Allen Smith , Designer, Gardening, and Lifestyle Expert September 8, 2012

Aug. 21, 2012 | KCPT Will Film and Air the Sold-Out TedxKC Event at Kauffman Center

Aug. 14, 2012 | KCPT Presents Community Cinema  from September – June Every Second Saturday of the Month at the Tivoli Theatre

Aug. 1 2012 | KCPT 2012 Nominations Playlist

Aug. 1, 2012 | KCPT Earns Nine Regional Emmy Nominations

July 21, 2012 | KCPT to Air Special Edition of The Local Show “Mental Health Awareness”

July 13, 2012 | Homeland: Immigration in America

July 3, 2012 | KCPT Produces Performance/Documentary Featuring Grammy-Award Winner Joyce DiDonato and the Kansas City Symphony as Part of the National PBS Arts Summer Festival July 20

May 24, 2012 | Imagine KC

May 9, 2012 | PBS President and CEO Paula Kerger Speaks at KC Chamber’s Insight Kansas City Meeting

May 1, 2012 | Putting Down Roots: Roxy Paine’s Ferment

April 20, 2012 | KCPT’s Kliff Kuehl recognized as one of KC Magazine’s 100 Kansas Citians

April 4, 2012 | KCPT partners with the Mid-America Regional Council and the Downtown Council to Present The Option of Urbanism: Christopher B. Leinberger Proposes a New American Dream

Feb. 15, 2012 | Clinton: American Experience

Feb. 15, 2012 | In Performance at the White House: Red, White and Blues

Feb. 1, 2012 | Not in Out Town: Class Actions Students Working Together to Confront Hate and Bullying

Jan. 18, 2012 | Are you starved for more Check, Please!  KC?

Jan. 11, 2012 | PBS Announces Secrets of the Manor House

Jan. 4, 2012 | PBS and KCPT Arts Summer Festival 2012 Kicks Off June 29

 

2011

Oct. 22, 2011 | And the Emmy® Goes To ... KCPT!

Oct. 19, 2011 | performARTS Series Launches on KCPT’s The Local Show  November 10, 2011 at 7:30pm and in KC Studio November/December Issue

Oct. 11, 2011 | Imagine KC explores efforts to protect natural resources

Sept. 27, 2011 | Special Concert Event to be Filmed Live at Kauffman Center for National Television Broadcast

Sept. 27, 2011 | Generation XL : Eating Healthy on ANY Budget

Sept. 15, 2011 | Not in Our Town: Light in the Darkness

Sept. 7, 2011 | Raise the Roof: A Sneak Peek at KC’s Kauffman Center

July 21, 2011 | Innovation in Community Exploration is what KCPT is all about!

July 12, 2011 | KCPT Expands Series Generation XL with a New Episode “Making the Grade with Physical Education”

June 28, 2011 | Imagine KC: Building Healthy, Local Food Systems

June 20, 2011 | KCPT Named Winner in Missouri Broadcasters Association Awards

May 11, 2011 | American Experience Presents Freedom Riders

March 18, 2011 | Imagine KC Explores What Makes a Vibrant Community

March 10, 2011 | Statement by Patrick Butler, President and CEO of the Association of Public Television Stations, and President of the Public Media Association

March 9, 2011 | Who Should Be Mayor?

March 2, 2011 | You Have A Friend in KCPT

Feb. 22, 2011 | Roxy Paine/“Ferment” Story on The Local Show

 

2010

Feb. 1, 2010 | KCPT Celebrates Black History Month