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For press inquiries, contact Neil Prisco at 570-602-1144 or  neilprisco@wvia.org 

Please send news/press releases to paullazar@wvia.org for WVIA-FM and neilprisco@wvia.org for WVIA-TV .

WVIA TO LAUNCH FREE LOCALIZED 24/7 MULTIPLATFORM PBS KIDS SERVICES

Today, WVIA Public Media announced that it will launch new, free localized 24/7 children's services on January 16, 2017. Provided by WVIA, the free services include a...

Penn College / WVIA Documentary Explores Green Career Options

Working Class: Build & Grow Green, an hour-long documentary co-produced by the Pennsylvania College of Technology and WVIA Public Media will premiere Thursday, Oct...

WVIA to host 50th Anniversary Celebration

WVIA will be hosting a celebration event on November 13th at Mohegan Sun Pocono to honor it's 50th anniversary.

Paola Giangiacomo to host upcoming 29th season of WVIA's Call the Doctor

Award winning journalist Paola Giangiacomo will serve as host of the upcoming 29th season of WVIA's television series Call the Doctor.

WVIA to hold Career Prep Conference on October 5

On October 5 WVIA Public Media will host the WVIA Career Preparation Conference at the WVIA Public Media Studios in Pittston, Pennsylvania from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

2016 Congressional Debates to be broadcast live on WVIA Public Media

The 2016 WVIA Congressional Debates will broadcast live from the Sordoni High-Definition Theater at the WVIA Studios...

Working Class' TV Episode Earns Telly Award

The premiere episode of Working Class, a public television series produced by Pennsylvania College of Technology and...

Duo Montagnard to perform WVIA Simply Grand Concert on September 18, 2016 - Public Invited

Performing on saxophone and guitar Duo Montagnard brings a varied program including original works by regional...

Grant program offers K-8 teachers opportunity to advance science, technology, engineering and math.

With support from PPL Corporation, WVIA will empower five area educators to provide the inspiration and stimulation students need with $1,000 awards for their school.

The 2016 Challenger Exhibition Game at the Little League Baseball World Series to be televised live by WVIA-TV

Each year, during the Little League Baseball World Series, two Little League Challenger Division teams are showcased in an exhibition game. This year, teams from Camp...

WVIA's Transmitter Repaired

WVIA's television transmitter is back in service, operating at 100 percent, station officials announced today. WVIA's transmitter went down June 3rd, causing a TV...

WVIA Announces 2015-2016 Scholastic Scrimmage Champions

WVIA is proud to announce that the overall 2015-2016 Scholastic Scrimmage champion is Lakeland Junior Senior High...

"WVIA's Pennsylvania Polka" invites the public to dance for FREE at Mohegan Sun Pocono on June 18, 2016

WVIA TV's popular dance program Pennsylvania Polka will be recording hour long television programs on Saturday, June...

Our Town: Kingston" Premieres June 2, 2016 on WVIA-TV

Our Town: Kingston the next edition in WVIA's Our Town series premieres Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 8 p.m. on WVIA TV.

Press Releases

WVIA recognizes Waste Management of Pennsylvania for its donation through the EITC Program

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WVIA recognizes Waste Management of Pennsylvania for its donation through the EITC Program

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Berwick Football Legend George Curry to Appear on WVIA-TV’s “Stay Tuned”

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Berwick Football Legend George Curry to Appear on WVIA-TV’s “Stay Tuned”

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

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

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But stocks represented a tiny fraction of Trump's personal fortune, most of which is tied up in real estate and...

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After Katrina hit in 2005, the insurance company ordered claims adjusters to misclassify wind damage as flood damage...

In India, Trump's Business Interests Raise Anticipation, And Questions

The Trump Organization maintains more real estate interests in India than anywhere outside North America. But...

Former Child Soldier Denies War Crimes In Trial At International Criminal Court

Dominic Ongwen, who was kidnapped by the Lord's Resistance Army when he was a boy, pleaded not guilty to 70 counts...

Air Force None? Trump Threatens To Cancel New Presidential Plane Over Cost

The president-elect complained about possible cost overruns of a new version of Air Force One, picking a fight with...

Supreme Court Sides With Samsung, Against Apple In Patent Infringement Fight

The unanimous decision means that if Samsung swiped the design for one part of a phone from Apple, it may not need...

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