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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 .

PPL Empowering Educators grant recipients to present their projects at the WVIA Public Media Studios on May 25

Students and teachers who received a project grant award last December through the PPL Empowering Educators program will be presenting their outcomes in the WVIA...

WVIA recognizes The Honesdale National Bank for its donation through the EITC Program

WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that The Honesdale National Bank has donated $3,500 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program to...

Tamaqua to be the next Focus of WVIA's "Our Town" Series - Volunteer Videographers & Storytellers Needed

WVIA's Our Town series will next feature Tamaqua in Schuylkill County. Our Town Tamaqua will be a day-in-the-life...

Join WVIA for the 2017 Artist Celebrations - Public Invited

WVIA will spotlight visual student artists from throughout northeast and central Pennsylvania during the Artist Celebration on Friday, April 7, 2015 from 4 p.m. to 7...

Pianist, Dr. Charisse Baldoria Performs during the next live WVIA Simply Grand Concert on March 26, 2016 - Public Invited

Pianist Dr. Charisse Baldoria performs a varied program of piano music during the next live Simply Grand Concert to...

WVIA recognizes NBT Bank for its donation through the EITC Program

WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that NBT Bank has donated $5,000 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program to support WVIA's...

WVIA recognizes Landmark Community Bank for its donation through the EITC Program

WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that Landmark Community Bank has donated $2,500 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program to...

WVIA-TV enters into channel sharing agreement with WNEP

Just over a year ago, on January 11, 2016 WVIA entered into a channel sharing agreement with Dreamcatcher Broadcasting, LLC to broadcast both WVIA and WNEP television...

WVIA recognizes FNCB Bank for its donation through the EITC Program

WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that FNCB Bank has donated $3,000 through the Pennsylvania Educational...

WVIA and PPL Corporation Award $1,000 to Empowering Educators Grant Winners

On Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016 WVIA Public Media and PPL Corporation presented seven winning Empowering Educators teams each with $1,000 that will be used as funds in the...

WVIA recognizes PPL Electric Utilities Corporation for its donation through the EITC Program

WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that PPL Electric Utilities Corporation has donated $5,000 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit...

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

WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that Waste Management of Pennsylvania has donated $3,000 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program...

WVIA FM adds frequency translator 95.7 in Selinsgrove

Now WVIA FM listeners in the Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania can also listen to public radio on 95.7 FM.

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...

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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