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3 Esthers

In 1983 WQPT created a documentary that told the story of three survivors of the Holocaust, all named Esther. WQPT updates the original 1983 documentary to introduce the three Esther's to a new audience to witness their stories.

Tonight | 6:00pm.

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Escape from Nazi Alcatraz

Colditz Castle, a notorious prisoner of war camp in Nazi Germany, was supposed to be escape-proof. But in the dark days at the end of World War II, a group of British officers dreamt up the ultimate escape plan.

Tonight | 7:00pm. Learn more

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Touched By Auschwitz

Filmed in numerous countries, this documentary explores the experiences of six Auschwitz survivors—telling of their survival in the years after liberation and right up to the present day.

Tonight | 9:00pm. Read more

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Treblinka's Last Witness

With archival footage and photographs from the period, along with Samuel Willenberg's riveting narrative, its a singularly powerful and personal story of the annihilation of Polish Jewry in the death camps built by the Germans.

Tonight | 10:30pm.
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Mr. Scott Vibrant Neighborhoods WQPT KIDS

There a world to explore just outside your own front door. Mr. Scott offers many suggestions for you and your family.

 

Vibrant Neighborhoods explores the impact and value of immigrant communities here in our region.

 

WQPT KIDS—watch online, play games, see our programs, great downloads and so much more.

 
 
BBC World News The Whitney Reynolds Show The Cities

BBC World News goes beyond the headlines to provide context & analysis.

Weeknights at 6:30pm.

 

Whitney Reynolds' passion for people creates an engaging program.

Sundays at 4:30pm.
Thursdays at 7:30pm.

 

Find out what's happening in The Cities with host Jim Mertens.

Sundays at 4:00pm.
Thursdays at 7:00pm.

 
 

Recently on The Cities

Jim talks with Mary Pruess, WQPT General Manager and Jay Pearce, WVIK General Manager about funding for PBS/NPR stations and the potential impact on local stations. Plus Lavetta Morgan of the Blong Technology Center.

Learn more about The Cities

 
 

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