JOHNSTON, IOWA (September 22, 2020) The Iowa PBS Foundation Board of Directors has announced that following an extensive national search the board voted to accept the Executive Transition Committee recommendation to promote from within for their next president.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (September 14, 2020) Iowa PBS will hold an Iowa Press debate for the US Senate race on Monday, September 28, at Iowa PBS studios in Johnston. The hour-long debate will begin at 7PM.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (September 9, 2020) Join Iowa PBS virtually on Tuesday, October 13, 7PM, for a Pop-Up Film Series event featuring the documentary Bedlam. This film includes interviews with experts, activists, and individuals living with a mental illness and their families, and explores the rise of mental-health issues on a national scale in the mid-to-late 20th century.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (September 4, 2020) Iowa PBS's commitment to early-childhood education continues with the expansion of its Ready for School initiative. Educational specialists will work with educators, parents, child-care providers, and community partners in several Iowa communities to implement STEM and literacy-based activities for children 2 through 6 years old. 

JOHNSTON, IOWA (August 31, 2020) Innovative Iowa science teachers are invited to join Iowa PBS for a professional development cohort exploring science phenomena. Facilitated by Iowa PBS Education staff with assistance from Iowa experts in the field of science and phenomena-based instruction, the Iowa Science Phenomena professional-development experience will empower teachers to curate, collect, and share media-based science phenomena for use in Iowa classrooms.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (August 26, 2020) Iowa PBS will hold an Iowa Press debate for the 2nd Congressional District on Thursday, September 24, at Iowa PBS studios in Johnston. The hour-long debate will begin at 7PM. The program will air live on statewide Iowa PBS and be streamed on, YouTube and Facebook.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (August 21, 2020) Join Iowa PBS virtually on Saturday, September 5, at 10AM, for a preview of the newest PBS KIDS program, Elinor Wonders Why. Alongside Elinor and her engaging friends Ari and Olive, kids will learn early science lessons that last a lifetime.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (August 20, 2020) Join Iowa PBS and EveryStep Care and Support Services virtually on Tuesday, September 8, at 7PM, for a Pop-Up Film Series event featuring the documentary Speaking Grief. This film explores the transformative experience of losing a family member in a society that works to avoid both death and grief.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (August 13, 2020) Iowa PBS will hold Iowa Press debates for the US Senate, 1st Congressional District and 3rd Congressional District races, in September and October at Iowa PBS studios in Johnston.

IOWA FALLS, IOWA (July 13, 2020) Tune in to statewide Iowa PBS for Iowa Press Special: Americans with Disabilities Act on Monday, July 20, at 8:30PM.