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VIA Public Media to broadcast the 2019 Little League Challenger Division®Exhibition Game

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For the ninth year in a row, the Little League Challenger Division Exhibition Game at the Little League World Series will be broadcast live on Northeastern Pennsylvania’s and the Central Susquehanna Valley’s PBS Station, VIA Public Media and be shared with stations across the United States. The game will air live from Volunteer Stadium at the Little League®International Complex in South Williamspo

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VIA Public Media announces Great Teacher Essay Contest Award Recipients

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VIA Public Media (WVIA)is proud to announce the 2019 Great Teacher Essay Contest Award Recipients.

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VIA Public Media Moving to a New Frequency – Viewers Using Antennas Will Need to Rescan TV’s

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VIA Public Media (WVIA)announced today that it is moving frequencies on August 1st, 2019 at 10 a.m. and viewers who watch TV for free with an over the air antenna must rescan their TVs to continue watching the station.

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VIA Public Media & Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine to feature a screening and panel discussion on social justice and treatment of mental illness

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Issues of social justice and the treatment of mental illness will be discussed in a Community Conversation event May 1, presented by Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine in partnership with VIA Public Media.

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VIA Public Media & Bucknell University announce new collaboration

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VIA Public Media and Bucknell University will be entering into a new collaboration that will create the “VIA Studio at Bucknell University”.

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VIA Public Media to broadcast 12th Congressional District Debate on Thursday, May 2

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VIA Public Media will host a special election debate between College professor Marc Friedenberg (D) and state Rep. Fred Keller (R) who are running to fill the vacant seat representing Pennsylvania's 12th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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VIA Public Media to host free Les Miserables Preview Screening

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Decades after the French revolution, political and social turmoil set the scene for Victor Hugo’s epic saga, Les Miserables. The blockbuster new 6-part dramatization begins April 14 on MASTERPIECE on PBS.

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VIA Public Media & VIA Studios Global to present at panel discussion at the 2019 Northeast Pennsylvania Film Festival

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VIA Public Media’s production division VIA Studios Global (VSG) will present the panel discussion “The Digital Age of Filmmaking 2.0” at the 2019 Northeast Pennsylvania Film Festival on Sunday, March 24 at 2:30 p.m. at the PNC Auditorium in the Loyola Science Center at the University of Scranton.

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South Williamsport, Pennsylvania Residents Encouraged to Attend Community Planning Meeting for VIA-TV’s ‘Our Town: South Williamsport’ Program – Volunteers Videographers/Storytellers Needed

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South Williamsport in Lycoming County will be featured in VIA's "Our Town" series. "Our Town South Williamsport" will be a "day-in-the-life" one-hour video scrapbook focusing on the people, places and happenings of South Williamsport, Pennsylvania, as seen through the eyes of its residents.

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Faculty members of Mansfield University will perform a varied program of classical music on the final Simply Grand Concert of the season – Public Invited

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Faculty members of Mansfield University will perform a varied program of classical music on the final Simply Grand Concert of the season Sunday March 24, at 3:00pm in the Sordoni Theater of the VIA Public Media Studios. Music for woodwinds and vocal music of J.S. Bach are featured.

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