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Shakespeare and Hathaway: Private Investigators

From suspected ghosts to Shakespearian escorts, the oddball sleuths return for more whimsical mysteries brimming with wit and rural charm.

Saturdays, July 2 - September 3, at 8:00 p.m.

 

Big Ben: Saving the World's Most Famous Clock

Big Ben: Saving the World’s Most Famous Clock

Delve into the history of the iconic London landmark, as well as the restoration work that’s currently being done inside it. Anna Keay, Director of Landmark Trust, goes behind the scenes of the project and speaks with the architects and clock-makers who have been given this monumental task.

Tuesday, August 16, at 8:00 p.m.

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Grange Fair

The Grange Fair: An American Tradition

This narrative, character based film chronicles a vanishing piece of Americana, the last remaining agricultural encampment fair in the country, and the families who spend months preparing for this unique rural phenomena.

Thursday, August 18, at 8:00 p.m.

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William Cecil talking to Queen Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth’s Secret Agents

Uncover the secret state that helped keep Queen Elizabeth in power for over 40 years. Run by William and Robert Cecil, this father and son team had the duty of protecting the Queen and the Country.

Sunday, August 21, at 8:00 p.m.

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flooded streets after Hurricane Agnes

Agnes 50: Life After the Flood

On June 23, 1972, Pennsylvania suffered the wrath of Hurricane Agnes, which at the time was the costliest hurricane to ever hit the United States. Now, at the 50th anniversary, WVIA explores what we have learned from the Agnes tragedy.

Monday, August 22, at 9:00 p.m.

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Midsomer S20

Midsomer Murders, Season 21

DCI John Barnaby and DS Jamie Winter investigate the killings of a ballroom dance competitor and a real estate agent, a series of attacks in a village known for its specialty honey, and a violent clash between fishermen and mud runners.

Premieres Thursday, August 25, at 8:00 p.m.

 

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The Boleyns: A Scandalous Family

Discover the scandalous rise and fall of the Boleyns in this epic three-part series. Get immersed in this story of love, betrayal, and obsession told from the unique perspective of the Boleyn family.

Sundays, August 28 - September 11, at 8:00 p.m.

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Posted on June 9, 2022

Clarion’s long history unfolds as community members share stories of the railroads, the Clarion River, the YMCA, The Fulmer House, and the Autumn Leaf Festival Continue »

 

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The Investment 2022

Posted on June 1, 2022

Penn State student entrepreneurs will pitch to a panel of judges and compete for part of a $30,000 prize pool to try to earn funds for their startup companies. Continue »

 

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Posted on May 27, 2022

Bellefonte, Pa. houses rich stories and landmarks of Black history, including St. Paul AME Church, founded in the 1800s, and believed to be part of the Underground Railroad. Its history has been preserved by local historians, as have many other aspects of Black history in central Pennsylvania. Continue »

 

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Posted on May 22, 2022

Penn State President Eric Barron talks to Penn State President elect Dr. Neeli Bendapudi about taking on the office of President, her vision for the university, and what come next for Penn State. Continue »

 

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