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Saturday 8/17/2013

6:00 pm EDT

KET
The Lawrence Welk ShowClosed Captioned
#1351 "Can't Help Singing"
Natalie Nevins and Jimmy Roberts "Cuddle Up A Little Closer," JoAnn Castle plays a rousing "Bill Bailey," and Norma Zimmer "Can't Help Singing." You'll want to join the celebration for the classic Dixieland tune "When The Saints Go Marching In."
KET2
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]
 

7:00

KET
Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#710 "Stitzel-Weller Distillery and the Van Winkle Family/Joy Perrine/Young Professionals Association/Apocalypse Brew Works"
The legacy of the Stitzel-Weller Distillery and the Van Winkle family; a profile of Joy Perrine, bartender at Equus Restaurant and Jack's Lounge, picked a top bartender by Esquire Magazine, and co-author of The Kentucky Bourbon Cocktail Book; an interview with Phillip Roberts, vice president of development with the Young Professionals Association of Louisville; and visit Kentucky's latest microbrewery, Apocalypse Brew Work. A 2013 KET production hosted by Candyce Clifft. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Classic GospelClosed Captioned
#504 "The Gospel Music of the Statler Brothers Volume 2" [TV-G]
The Statler Brothers share stories, reflections, and lots of laughs together while offering an unprecedented glimpse into what gospel music meant to them not only professionally, but personally.
KETKY
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."
 

7:30

KET
The Red Green ShowClosed Captioned
#1206 "Cart Blanche" [TV-G]
Reacting to the high price of gasoline, the guys switch to electric golf carts. Red makes a motorcycle that looks like a car and tries to make a car run on elastic power. Bill has an adventure after dropping his watch down a well, and the fishermen discuss same-sex marriage.
 

8:00

KET
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2946 "Non-Game Call-In" [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
History DetectivesClosed Captioned
#404 "Alternative Service Certificates/Carolina Mystery Books/Mickey Mouse's Origin" [TV-G]
Two possible historical treasures from South Carolina—a pair of mysterious $5 certificates titled "Brethren Service Committee" and a beautiful eight-volume set of Edward Gibbon's History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire—plus a possible challenge to the popular notion that Mickey Mouse was born from a drawing sketched on a napkin by Walt Disney during a train ride from New York to Los Angeles in 1928.
KETKY
The AppalachiansClosed CaptionedKY
#101 [TV-G]
Evangelical revivals sweep the region in the 18th and early 19th centuries, the men of Appalachia rail at taxes and regulations imposed by the new American government, and traditional music mingles with the rhythms used by African slaves to form a glorious new gospel music.
 

9:00

KET
Movie ClassicsHigh Definition
#1073 "The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes" [TV-PG]
When a bored Sherlock Holmes takes the case of Gabrielle Valladon after an attempt on her life, the search for her missing husband leads to Loch Ness and the legendary monster. Robert Stephens, Colin Blakely, and Genevieve Page star. (1970) [High-Definition]
KET2
Last of the Summer WineClosed Captioned
#1067 "When You Take A Good Bite, Yorkshire" [TV-PG]
Old chum Bill Henry dies in America, which prompts Clegg to take Compo and Seymour on a sentimental journey.
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.
 

9:30

KET2
Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
#406
Hyacinth and Richard spend their first day in the country "retreat" and find that it is indeed very small.
 

9:31

KET2
Keeping Up AppearancesClosed Captioned
#406
Hyacinth and Richard spend their first day in the country "retreat" and find that it is indeed very small.
 

10:00

KET2
The CafeHigh Definition
#106 "Deal Or No Deal"
It's Carol's birthday and she's got a very difficult decision to make. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Secrets of the Kentucky DerbyKY
A behind-the-scenes look at the Kentucky Derby to discover how the "fastest two minutes in sports" really comes together.
 

10:30

KET2
As Time Goes By
#135
Lionel unexpectedly receives a letter from his former wife. When he and Jean meet with her, she is far from the frumpy woman Lionel remembers.
 

11:00

KET2
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
KETKY
... damn bad oyster: The Times of William Goebel, GovernorKY
The Kentucky Governor who became the only U.S. Governor assassinated while in office. Archival material, contemporary footage, and interviews with historians and journalists tell Goebel's story and explore how his legacy affected Kentucky. A KET Fund for Independent production.
 

11:05

KET
Austin City LimitsHigh Definition
#3604 "Alejandro Escovedo/Trombone Shorty" [TV-PG]
Rock and funk collide with Alejandro Escovedo and Trombone Shorty. [High-Definition]
 

Midnight

KET
Masterpiece Mystery!High Definition
#4030 "Sherlock: The Blind Banker" [TV-PG]
When a banker is found dead inside his locked apartment, Sherlock (Benedict Cumberbatch) and Watson (Martin Freeman) follow the clues. [High-Definition]
KET2
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]
KETKY
Great Leaders: Wilson Wyatt Story
The story of former Louisville Mayor Wilson Wyatt, who later was elected Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky under Bert Combs in 1959.