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Friday 8/16/2013

6:00 pm EDT

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17228 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#301 "The Debut of Smell-o-Vision" [TV-Y]
Broadcasting the season premiere in Smell-o-Vision seems like a great idea to Ruff—until he is sprayed by a skunk. [High-Definition]
KETKY
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.
 

6:30

KET
Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32183 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#102 "Castleblanca" [TV-Y]
Hacker takes Dr. Marbles to Castleblanca, a cyberspace version of Transylvania, to carry out his plan of transferring Marbles' brainpower into a newly built robot named Megabyte. Summoned by Motherboard, the kids and Digit have to figure out which of the hundreds of castles Marbles is imprisoned in. To solve the problem, they must master the art of collecting, organizing, and graphing data and then draw conclusions from what they find. [High-Definition]
 

7:00

KET
PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10735 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Expeditions with Patrick McMillanHigh Definition
#103 "Beringia, The Eternal Frontier" [TV-G]
The wildlife of North America was largely shaped by the land bridge of Beringia. Join Patrick for an unforgettable look at the remnants of Beringian Alaska - an eternal frontier. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky State Fair: A Century of MemoriesClosed CaptionedKY
Celebrates 100 years of the Kentucky State Fair with a look at the music, the midway, Freedom Hall, agricultural competitions, food, and more. A 2005 KET production.
 

7:30

KET2
Consuelo Mack WealthTrackHigh Definition
#1008 "Finding Global Value" [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

8:00

KET
Comment on KentuckyKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#3942 "Aug. 16, 2013"
Journalists from around the state discuss news of the day with host Ferrell Wellman. Guests: Bill Bryant, anchor and managing editor, WKYT-TV in Lexington; Beth Musgrave, Frankfort bureau reporter, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Mike Wynn, Frankfort bureau reporter, Louisville Courier-Journal. A KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Doc MartinHigh Definition
#405 "The Departed" [TV-PG]
Martin is in London to meet with Robert Dashwood, who is leading the selection process for the prestigious London surgeon's job that he has applied for. On the train back to Cornwall, Martin is annoyed to be seated next to one of his patients, a sheep farmer named Jim Selkirk. Jim falls asleep and slumps onto Martin's shoulder - dead from heart failure! Theo, one of Louisa's students, becomes ill in class. His parents, Juliet and Richard Wenn, are certain that their child picked up the illness in Joan's chicken coop during a school field trip. Martin cannot deny it is a possibility and the couple announces their intention to sue Aunt Joan. [High-Definition]
KETKY
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]
 

8:30

KET
The McLaughlin GroupClosed Captioned
#3134 [TV-RE]
 

9:00

KET
Washington Week with Gwen IfillHigh Definition
#5307 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Movie ClassicsHigh Definition
#1072 "The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly" [TV-PG]
A drifter, a bandit, and a bounty hunterreach a standoff over buried gold. Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach, and Lee Van Cleef star. (1966) [High-Definition]
 

9:30

KET
Charlie Rose - The WeekHigh Definition
#105 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Instrument Maker: Homer LedfordKY
[TV-G]
A chronicle of the creation of a dulcimer, from conception to finished instrument, interwoven with the life story of Winchester craftsman Homer Ledford, America's premier dulcimer maker. Produced by Stan Petrey with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.
 

10:00

KET
Great PerformancesHigh Definition
#3708 "Tanglewood 75th Anniversary Celebration - PBS Arts" [TV-G]
The Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Boston Pops, and more perform in the scenic Berkshires region for Tanglewood's 75th anniversary. The program includes works by Tanglewood legends including Aaron Copland and Leonard Bernstein. The venue is the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and a wide variety of popular music concerts and performing arts events. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the CollectionKY
#104 "Hand Carved" [TV-G]
Chester Cornett made chairs for Presidents and his work is displayed in museums across the country. In this film, Chester fells a tree on the site of his family's homeplace on the top of Pine Mountain in southeastern Kentucky and transports it back to his small apartment and workshop in inner-city Cincinnati. He uses simple hand tools to chop, whittle, and carve the wood into an exquisite, eight-legged, "two-in-one" rocker.
 

11:00

KETKY
JubileeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#1711 "The SteelDrivers/The Clay Hess Band"
Nashville's own The SteelDrivers and Grammy Award-winner Clay Hess and his band perform at the 2012 International Bluegrass Music Association Fanfest in Nashville. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#1209 "Holly Williams and Charlie Peacock" [TV-G]
Holly Williams, daughter of Hank Jr. and granddaughter of Hank Sr., performs songs from her album, The Highway. Artist and record producer Charlie Peacock returns to vocal performance with his latest, No Man's Land.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2970 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky FilmmakersKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#108 "Films by Josh Flowers, Will Talbert, Kathryn Spivey, John Fitch, and Jen Edwards"
Short films include: Exploded by Josh Flowers, Fullerene by Will Talbert, Poor Fortunates Act 1 by Kathryn Spivey, Dog te Ching by John Fitch, and Weekend at 3's by Jen Edwards. A 2010 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online