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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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Nanticoke to be the focus in Our Town series on VIA Public Media

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The city of Nanticoke in Luzerne County will be featured in VIA Public Media’s "Our Town" series. “Our Town Nanticoke” will be a "day-in-the-life" one-hour video scrapbook focusing on the people, places and happenings of Nanticoke, Pennsylvania, as seen through the eyes of its residents.

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WVIA and Dietrich Theater host free Victoria Preview Screening

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It is 1848, and revolution is breaking out across Europe. In Britain, one woman stands between order and chaos, but Queen Victoria faces a crisis that threatens to end her reign. Victoria, Season 3, premieres January 13 at 9 p.m. on MASTERPIECE on PBS.

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WVIA hosts free Victoria Preview Screening

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It is 1848, and revolution is breaking out across Europe. In Britain, one woman stands between order and chaos, but Queen Victoria faces a crisis that threatens to end her reign. Victoria, Season 3, premieres January 13 at 9 p.m. on MASTERPIECE on PBS.

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WVIA and Campus Theatre host free Victoria Preview Screening

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It is 1848, and revolution is breaking out across Europe. In Britain, one woman stands between order and chaos, but Queen Victoria faces a crisis that threatens to end her reign. Victoria, Season 3, premieres January 13, at 9 p.m. on MASTERPIECE on PBS.

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WVIA producers receive 2 Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy®Awards

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Producer/Directors in WVIA Public Media’s production division, Via Studios Global in the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Pennsylvania television market have received two 2018 Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy® Awards

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Antenna viewers in the Greater Clarks Summit Area will need to rescan their televisions to watch WVIA-TV

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Beginning on October 4 2018, WVIA has resumed broadcast on the translator in Clarks Summit Pennsylvania,

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2018 Congressional Debates to be broadcast live on WVIA Public Media

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The 2018 WVIA Congressional Debates will broadcast live from the Sordoni High-Definition Theater at the WVIA Studios in Pittston, PA on Monday, October 29 and Tuesday, Oct. 30 starting at 7 p.m. each night on WVIA TV. The debates will also be simulcast live on WVIA FM and streamed live at http://www.wvia.org/home/.

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

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

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WVIA producers receive 2 Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy®Award Nominations

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Producer/Directors in WVIA Public Media’s production division, Via Studios Global in the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Pennsylvania television market have received 2 nominations as the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announces the nominees for the 2018 Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy® Awards which will be presented Saturday, October 13, 2018 in Philadelphia, PA.

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