KSPS Passport Hosts More than 1300 Premium Episodes

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The Passport library currently offers members thousands of hours of content, and new PBS programs are added weekly. The library features episodes from popular programs like American Experience, American Masters, Antiques Roadshow, Nature, NOVA, and Masterpiece — including all six seasons of Downton Abbey. In addition to these signature series, the library is full of public television’s acclaimed a

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KSPS to Host President and CEO of PBS, Paula Kerger

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The Future of Public Media: Please join us for an evening of conversation, wine, beer & small plates. Bring your friends and your questions for a lively, interactive Q&A session benefiting KSPS with a special invitation to support the 50th Anniversary Endowment Campaign

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Defunding the Corporation for Public Broadcasting

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The impact of eliminating federal funding for public broadcasting would be devastating for public television stations nationwide and especially hard on smaller and rural stations and their communities who rely more heavily on the funds from CPB to continue providing free, over-the-air quality television and educational programming.

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Nationwide Survey Confirms That PBS and Member Stations Are America’s Most Trusted Institution for the 14th Consecutive Year

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For the 14th consecutive year, a nationwide study recently confirmed that PBS and its member stations are rated #1 in public trust among nationally known institutions. In addition, the same survey found that parents rank PBS KIDS as the #1 educational media brand for children, significantly outscoring cable and commercial broadcast television networks.

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From the President's Desk: Notes from the Paradox…

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KSPS celebrates our 50th Anniversary and considers the threat of potential loss of federal funding.

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KSPS Partners with GoodWorld to Enable #donate Functionality

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New partnership means Facebook and Twitter users can donate simply and securely from their mobile devices, simply by commenting or re-tweeting and using the hashtag, "#donate" followed by the gift they'd like to give in USD.

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PBS Kids on KSPS

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PBS Kids is the brand of most of the children's shows aired by PBS. Kids shows aired on KSPS are selected for aligning with our mission: to entertain, engage and educate to enrich all the communities we serve. Parents, teachers, and kids will recognize some of their favorite children's programs like...

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KSPS Needs you

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About 70% of KSPS’s funding comes from donations, contributions, and bequests from individual viewers just like you. Just 18% is provided by a grant from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. There are many ways to support KSPS public television, but the easiest way is to become a sustaining member. Here’s how it works...

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New National Survey Shows 73% of Voters Oppose Eliminating Federal Funding for Public Television

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Nationally, GOP voters oppose eliminating federal funding for public television by almost a 2-1 margin

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MASTERPIECE 2017 Sweepstakes

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You could win the Grand Prize, a trip for 2 adults from the US to Great Britain, with itinerary by Visit Britain. The Grand Prize Winner will tour Highclere Castle and film locations for Victoria and Sherlock.

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KSPS Partners with PBS KIDS to launch First Tablet Featuring Educational Content and Parental Controls

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In partnership with Ematic, PBS KIDS launches the Playtime Pad, a kidSAFE® Coppa-certified device that delivers high-quality videos and games for kids, with integrated parent tools

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