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Wednesday 8/14/2013

6:00 pm EDT

BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17226 [TV-RE]
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#303 "Just Call Him Spot" [TV-Y]
Spot Spotnik spatters Ruff with permanent ink, so Ruff decides that DJ, Jay, and Sam should meet with a chemistry expert to learn to fight stains. Then, realizing that the ink spots make him look like a Dalmatian, Ruff sends Noel to a fire academy so she can learn how to fight fires. [High-Definition]
Roundabout UKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
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Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32181 [TV-RE]
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#211 "The Wedding Scammer" [TV-Y]
The kids must make their way through an intricate series of puzzles to free the daughter of a king. Al Roker guest stars as reporter Sam Vander Rom. [High-Definition]
Connections with Renee ShawKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#843 "Nikky Finney"
Renee talks with Nikky Finney, whose book of poetry, Head Off & Split, was awarded the 2011 National Book Award for poetry. After 20 years of living in Lexington and teaching at the University of Kentucky, Finney is moving back to her native South Carolina to teach at the University of South Carolina in Columbia. [High-Definition] Watch Online


PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10733 [TV-RE]
Burt Wolf: Travels & TraditionsClosed Captioned
#1005 "Napa Valley, California" [TV-G]
Burt tours the valley and introduces some of the signature dishes at the best restaurants. Find out why California is the nation's leading dairy state, meet one of the most successful wine makers and find out how prohibition saved the business. Also, a look at the ancient process for making barrels and how they changed the taste of wine.
Conversations with ChampionsKYHigh Definition
#106 "Pat Day and Chris McCarron"
Host Billy Reed talks with Hall of Fame jockeys Pat Day and Chris McCarron. [High-Definition]


The Truth About Money with Ric EdelmanHigh Definition
#111 [TV-G]
Ric's guest, Rene Renick of the National Network to End Domestic Violence, discusses financial literacy as a way out for a battered spouse. In addition, Edelman takes a question from the Man on the Street camera about paying down credit cards, counsels a radio caller on dealing with thousands of dollars of debt and points out "doing nothing" is sometimes better than selling stocks in a falling market. [High-Definition]


NatureHigh Definition
#2810 "Outback Pelicans" [TV-G]
The Australian outback is the driest place on the driest inhabited continent on the planet. Yet once every ten years, rains flood into dried-up river beds and head inland to create the largest lake in Australia, and 100,000 pelicans - a third of all the pelicans in Australia - arrive for the event. [High-Definition]
American MastersHigh Definition
#2208 "Sam Cooke: Crossing Over" [TV-PG]
Portrait of Sam Cooke, who put the spirit of the black church into popular music, creating a new American sound. [High-Definition]
Recollections: Governors' RoundtableKY
Eight former Kentucky governors—Edward T. (Ned) Breathitt, Louie B. Nunn, Wendell H. Ford, Julian M. Carroll, John Y. Brown Jr., Martha Layne Collins, Wallace Wilkinson, and Brereton C. Jones—share perspectives on their years in office, including some of the lighter moments. Veteran broadcast journalist Ferrell Wellman hosts. A 2000 KET production.


Health Three60KYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#301 "When Children Are Cruel"
Bullying has become a serious concern in school districts across the state and in the nation. Host Renee Shaw and guests explore the impact of bullying on students today, the role of bystander intervention, and how schools are implementing anti-bullying programs. [High-Definition] Watch Online
Still on the RoadHigh Definition
Twelve actors from The Acting Company, a classical touring ensemble founded by John Houseman and Margot Harley, travel across 28 U.S. cities to bring classical theater to America. With insightful conversations from alumni Kevin Kline, Rainn Wilson, and Harriet Harris. [High-Definition]
Finding Our Way HomeKY
An introduction to genealogical and historical records and services available through the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives.


The Story of McConnell SpringsKY
Explores the complex geological and hydrological nature of McConnell Springs, the spot where Lexington was founded. In June 1775, a party of explorers was camped there when they learned of the first victory by Americans in the Revolution. They promptly named their camp in honor of Lexington, MA. Today, McConnell Springs is a city park that offers passive recreation amid natural beauty. A production of Michael Breeding MEDIA.


The Truth About Exercise with Michael MosleyHigh Definition
Michael Mosley explores the new and surprising truths about exercise and why we all respond to it differently. [High-Definition]
Live from the Artists DenHigh Definition
#403 "Death Cab for Cutie" [TV-PG]
The Brooklyn Museum, one of the oldest and largest museums in the country, provided a majestic setting for indie rock favorite, Death Cab For Cutie. In the midst of a tour for its latest release, Codes and Keys, the band performed for 800 fans gathered in the famous Beaux-Arts Court. [High-Definition]
My Kentucky HomeKY
#106 "Lyon County"
The program features Lyon County native, historian, and Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham, who grew up across the street from the "Castle on the Cumberland," the Eddyville penitentiary; Otha Munsey discusses the issues of relocation and preparation for a new community; Louise Coleman talks about closing down her beauty shop and beginning anew; and historian Odell Walker discusses the need for community unity in moving forward today.


BBC World NewsHigh Definition
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Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19168 [TV-RE]
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#902 "The Blind Boys of Alabama" [TV-G]
This show celebrates Appalachia and mountain music. Grand Ole Opry member Emmylou Harris and Kentucky songwriter Darrell Scott perform. Also, environmental activists John and Patricia Adams, writer and poet Nikky Finny, and 10 year-old Madison Glover, who performs an acapella version of the Jean Ritchie mountain song "In the Cool of the Day."


Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1002 "Ruby Pearl Felix/Failte Irish Imports/Mark Whitley" [TV-G]
Ruby Pearl Felix from the Ohio County town of Hartford, who's still quilting at 100; Lexington's Irish import shop; and Smiths Grove woodworker Mark Whitley. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online


Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#119 "Reading Reports and Manuals" [TV-G]
Usage, organization, and comprehension skills for reports and manuals. Watch Online
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2968 [TV-RE]
American MastersHigh Definition
#2303 "Merle Haggard: Learning To Live with Myself" [TV-PG]
This revealing documentary follows musician Merle Haggard for two years, on tour and at home. Known for his distinctive voice, finger-picking and interpretations, the former prison inmate recently survived major lung surgery and is hitting new artistic and commercial highs. The program includes interviews with Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Ray Price, Dwight Yoakam, Lucinda Williams, and Alison Krauss. [High-Definition]