JOHNSTON, IOWA (April 15, 2019) - The Iowa Broadcast News Association held their annual convention and awards event Saturday, April 13, 2019 in Johnston. Along with being recognized for its 50 years of service, Iowa Public Television was recognized for work in four large market television award categories:

JOHNSTON, IOWA (April 11, 2019) — Iowans can experience their state in new ways during Iowa Public Television's new three-part series, "Iowa Land and Sky". Leveraging the latest advancements in aerial-drone cinematography and interviews with experts, this limited-series brings viewers a unique bird's-eye perspective of the state's landforms, waterways, and towns from the Loess Hills in western Iowa to the Mississippi River on the state's eastern border.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (April 4, 2019) — Iowa Public Television's Dan Wardell kicks off his thirteenth annual Reading Road Trip on Thursday, June 6. This summer, 29 lucky Iowa communities will receive a visit from Wardell, the popular host of the children's series KIDS Clubhouse Adventures. IPTV partners with librarians statewide to promote summer-reading each year.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (March 21, 2019) — Season 8 of Iowa Public Television's "Iowa Ingredient" will feature sizzling new episodes exploring fresh ingredients grown in Iowa, the passionate farmers who produce them and the creative chefs who cook with them. The new season premieres Thursday, April 4 at 6:30PM and Saturday, April 6 at 11:30AM.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (March 14, 2019) — Iowa Public Television announced today its release of a mobile app featuring content from its popular children's show, "KIDS Clubhouse Adventures". The app is available for free download on the Apple App Store and Google Play for Android devices.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (February 15, 2019) — Coverage of Iowa girls' high-school championships continues, as teams from across the state take to the court for the 2019 IGHSAU Iowa Farm Bureau Girls State Basketball Championships. Coverage of each class title game will take place at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Friday, March 1 and Saturday, March 2.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (February 11, 2019) — Iowa Public Television's popular series featuring fresh Iowa ingredients, innovative Iowa farmers, and imaginative Iowa chefs will premiere nationwide Monday, February 25. Iowa Ingredient will be joining the lineup on Create TV, a public television channel available in markets across the country, Mondays at 7:30AM and 1:30PM.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (February 8, 2019) — On Wednesday, February 13, Governor Kim Reynolds will sign a proclamation establishing February 13 "Iowa Public Television Day" in the state of Iowa in celebration of IPTV's 50 years of educating, informing, enriching and inspiring Iowans.
 

JOHNSTON, IOWA (February 5, 2019) — Iowa Public Television is releasing an updated version of its popular 1994 documentary that explores the impact of African-Americans in Iowa history. Tradition and Valor: The Story Continues... presents the original documentary's key events along with new materials, including an extended interview with Elaine Estes, the first African-American director of the Des Moines Public Library.

JOHNSTON, Iowa (January 29, 2019) -  Iowa Public Television announced today it will once again host the Terrace Hill Piano Competition. The 2019 competition will be held on Saturday, February 9 at the IPTV studios in Johnston.

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