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Austin City Limits

Enjoy an unforgettable hour with Grammy-winning Best New Artist H.E.R. The singer-songwriter-multi-instrumentalist plays tracks from her self-titled album and numerous EPs.
Tonight | 11:00PM



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Cooks Country

BBQ Brisket and Fritters: Test cook Bryan Roof makes host Julia Collin Davison a tender and delicious Texas Barbecue Brisket. Equipment expert Adam Ried shows host Bridget Lancaster his top pick of coolers.

Tonight | 7:30PM

Christopher Kimball's Milk Street

The editors of Milk Street magazine search the world over for techniques and ingredients that can transform your home cooking, producing bigger, bolder dishes with less time and effort.

Tonight | 9:00PM

Lidia's Kitchen

Lidia is an Emmy award-winning public television host, a best‐selling cookbook author, a successful restaurateur, and owner of a flourishing food and entertainment business. Most importantly, Lidia has accomplished all of this by marrying her two passions in life—her family and food.

Tonight | 9:30PM

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New Children's Series

Fred Rogers Productions and Spiffy Pictures present this new PBS KIDS program.

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Birdies for Charity

The John Deere Classic’s Birdies for Charity program is now in full swing.

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WQPT completes infrastructure improvements—expanding and enhancing signal reach.

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Guests: Davenport NAACP President Michael Guster discusses the impact of the Derek Chauvin verdict in Minnesota. Plus, Clay Merritt, Davenport Assistant Public Works Director, discusses flood protection activities.


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Hosted by Jim Mertens this news-magazine style current affairs program offers viewers timely-content on a variety of regional and national issues, and events.

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BBC World News

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

Weeknights | 6:30PM

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Whitney Reynolds

The Whitney Reynolds Show approaches topics with insight, inspiration and hope.

Thursdays | 7:30PM

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The Cities with Jim Mertens

Regional and national guest discuss a variety of topics on The Cities.

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Explore with Mr. Scott

There's much to explore just outside your own front door. Mr. Scott offers awesome ideas for you and your family.

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Vibrant Neighborhoods

Come along as we explore the impact and value of immigrant communities here in the Mississippi Valley region.

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Embracing Our Military

This WQPT initiative fosters an understanding of military and veteran life through televised programs, events & more.

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