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12:00 AM ET

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Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries

Game, Set & Murder

Phryne hosts a tennis tournament to raise money for female tennis players, where the practice partner of a rising star dies. A murder investigation reveals Phryne's hidden fear.

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Bluegrass Underground

Blues Traveler

Punchy and improvisational, the Grammy-winning band is also known for Top 40 hits such as as "Hook" and "Run-Around."

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Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural America

Hazel Dickens: It's Hard to Tell the Singer from the Song

From the coalfields of West Virginia to the factories of Baltimore, Hazel Dickens has lived the songs she sings. A pioneering woman in bluegrass and country music, Hazel has influenced generations of songwriters and musicians. Her songs of hard work, hard times, and hardy souls also have bolstered working people at picket lines and union rallies throughout the land. Her powerful, piercing vocals power the soundtracks for Harlan County USA and Matewan.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel and O's Road Trip/Daniel's Puppet Plan

Daniel and O pretend to go on a Trolley road trip, but they can't agree on where to travel to first. Daniel and his friends find out that making a plan can help them put on a grr-ific puppet show!

12:30 AM ET

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Chef's Life

King Cornbread

Vivian visits a Kinston institution that uses cornbread to make "pig and a puppy." Mrs. Scarlett and Ms. Lillie's cornbread cook-off showcases their different traditions.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

The Tiger Family Grows/Daniel Learns About Being A Big Brother

The Tiger Family is expanding and Daniel finds out that he is going to be a big brother! Daniel soon realizes that being a big brother means letting go of things you no longer need.

1:00 AM ET

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Great Performances

Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration

Celebrate Joan Baez' birthday with guests David Bromberg, Jackson Browne, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Judy Collins, David Crosby, Emmylou Harris, Indigo Girls, Damien Rice, Mavis Staples, Nano Stern, Richard Thompson and Paul Simon.

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Nova

Great Escape at Dunkirk

Join archaeologists and divers recovering remains of ships and planes lost during World War II's epic Dunkirk operation. Discover new evidence of the ingenious technology that helped save Allied forces from defeat by the encircling Germans.

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Jubilee

Dread Clampitt

Dread Clampitt performs a fusion of bluegrass, rock 'n' roll, jazz, and Cajun funk at the 3rd annual International Newgrass Festival. A 2012 KET production.

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Ready Jet Go!

From Pluto with Love/A Star Is Born

Sydney leads an expedition to the edge of the solar system to bring Mindy's Valentine to Pluto. Sydney directs the kids in a backyard movie about the formation of a star.

1:30 AM ET

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Ready Jet Go!

Solar System Bake-Off/Kid-Kart Derby

Mindy and Carrot enter a cooking competition and make desserts representing the planets of the Solar System. Jet builds an electric engine from scratch for the annual soapbox derby competition.

2:00 AM ET

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Animals with Cameras, A Nature Miniseries

#103

Deep-dive with Chilean devil rays in the Azores, track brown bears' diets in Turkey, and follow dogs protecting flocks of sheep from gray wolves in Southern France.

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Video Vault - Kentucky Edition

Lady Gangster; The Phantom Creeps (short)

Louisville native Anthony Coldeway wrote the screenplay for Lady Gangster. Also screened is chapter 6 of Bela Lugosi's 12 chapter serial.

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Nature Cat

Appily Ever After/Sound Off

It's Fall! Apple picking season! Nature Cat's tells his version of Johnny Appleseed. Daisy keeps hearing the most annoying beeping sound and it's coming from across the lake.

2:30 AM ET

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Glacier Park's Night of the Grizzlies

Provides a broad historical perspective about bears, the concept of wilderness in the American psyche, and the sweeping changes in wildlife management which culminated in the landmark Endangered Species Act. Veteran film and television actor J.K. Simmons narrates.

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Happy Halentine's Day/The Groundhog Way

It's Valentine's Day, Hal's most favorite holiday. But there's a slight problem this year, Hal forgot to buy the gifts!

3:00 AM ET

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POV

Do Not Resist

This program explores the rapid militarization of the police in the United States. Viewers get a look inside a police training seminar that teaches the importance of "righteous violence" to the floor of a congressional hearing on the proliferation of military equipment in small-town police departments.

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Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Space!

The Cat in the Hat takes an adventure through the solar system to help with Operation Rover Repair!

3:30 AM ET

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Wildcat Insights

School of Journalism and Media - Nanjing University in China

Dr. Zixue Tai, associate professor in the School of Journalism and Media and six of his students visiting from the honor's class at the School of Journalism and Media of Nanjing University in China will share their experiences in and outside the classroom.

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4:00 AM ET

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Breakfast Special 2: Revenge of the Omelets

This sequel celebrates some great breakfast spots in North Carolina, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Hawaii, and more.

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Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the Collection

Harriette Arnow/Ourselves and That Promise

In interviews filmed not long before her death, Harriet Simpson Arnow, author of the The Dollmaker, describes the basic biographical details of her life and reveals the difficulties of being a writer, a wife, and a mother. And. three contemporary Kentuckians, James Still, Robert Penn Warren, and Billy Davis, discuss their work and its relationship to the environment in which they live.

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Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Space!

The Cat in the Hat takes an adventure through the solar system to help with Operation Rover Repair!

4:30 AM ET

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Katmai: Alaska's Wild Peninsula

Filmmaker John Grabowska reveals the wilderness of the Alaska Peninsula, a cloud-cloaked landscape where bears outnumber people and the sockeye salmon run is the largest in the world.

5:00 AM ET

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Bob the Builder

Save The Day

Phillip's quick thinking helps the Mayor to deliver the speech she'd left behind. When Dash becomes stranded on the way to the premiere, Super Scoop goes to the rescue.

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Washington Week

#5733

Washington's top journalists analyze the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans.

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Bluegrass Underground

Blues Traveler

Punchy and improvisational, the Grammy-winning band is also known for Top 40 hits such as as "Hook" and "Run-Around."

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Arthur

Muffy Misses Out/Arthur Takes a Stand

Muffy worries that her friends don't need her anymore when they plan a bake sale without her. Arthur thinks Mrs. MacGrady is being treated unfairly and seeks guidance from Congressman John Lewis.

5:30 AM ET

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Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

Opera: A Star for Kitty

Mister Rogers and Chuck Aber play a game of basketball and talk about the importance of trying hard and playing well-whether you win or not. At a planetarium, Mister Rogers sees pictures of the moon, stars, and a comet.

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#MeToo, Now What?

Masculinity in Crisis?

Has the MeToo movement gone too far? Find out why some progressive and conservative men think it has, while others are calling for men to step-up and reexamine the cultural meaning of masculinity and manhood.

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Run That by Me Again

Kentucky vs. Tennessee, 1954

Guests include Dick Rushing, William Wheeler, Howard Schnellenberger, Bill Arnsparger, and Clarence Underwood. A 1977 KET production.

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Arthur

Take a Hike, Molly/Slink's Special Talent

Molly makes a few mistakes and has to apologize but she refuses to! Rattles takes over Slink's paper route. Slink is determined to prove himself and earn his job back.

6:00 AM ET

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Sid the Science Kid

Ignatz's Inertia

Sid uses his skateboard to discover that things in motion stay in motion until they are stopped.

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Closer to Truth

What Is Analytic Theology?

Can deep questions about God be addressed with methods and practices that are precise and rigorous?

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From the Ground Up

Residential Architecture

A look at Kentucky home architectual styles. A 1991 KET production.

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Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman

Feeling Sheepish, Ruff?

Ruff agrees to watch his sister's sheep, assuming that "sheep" means one sheep. When hundreds of them arrive, they stampede the doghouse, forcing Ruff and Blossom to barricade themselves inside the bathroom. Ruff sends two kids to learn to herd sheep and two more to Utah, where they learn about bighorn sheep and their habitat.

6:30 AM ET

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Dinosaur Train

Dinosaur Train Submarine: A Sea Turtle Tale/Rocket Train

Baby Archelons hatch from eggs on the beach and the family follows them as they swim away. Tiny and Buddy find out that a newer train will be riding the same tracks as the Dinosaur Train.

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bookclub@ket

BattleFire!

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Col. Arthur L. Kelly's BattleFire!, a collection of combat stories of Kentuckians in World War II. A 2001 KET production.

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Kentucky Collectibles

#610

Appraisers talk with participants about their possessions, assessing the value and history of items ranging from art, antique furniture, pottery, and more. A KET production.

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Cyberchase

Peace, Love, and Hackerness

When Hacker destroys the Far Out Radio antenna to stop the rebooter bees' favorite music, the team has to find and measure each piece so they can replace the antenna before Cyberspace shuts down.

7:00 AM ET

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Sesame Street

Be Kind to Your Worm

Oscar participates in the Be Kind to Your Worm day activities because he knows it'll make his best friend Slimey happy.

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Focus on Europe

#3607

Many female refugees find it difficult to integrate in Germany because they are illiterate. High unemployment is leading many young Neapolitans to join the mafia.

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Kentucky Afield

Smallmouth Bass Fishing; Rabbit Hunt; NASP Tournament

Smallmouth bass fishing on Dale Hollow Lake using the Float and Fly method, a rabbit hunt in Trigg Co., and a look at last year's NASP tournament are featured.

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Cyberchase

A Perfect Fit

The bad guys bring the metal monster Gigabyte to a remote, Mayan-style pyramid on cybersite Jimaya so that the rays of the sun can energize him. The kids must work their way past a variety of obstacles and then find a way to block the sunlight.

7:30 AM ET

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

A Snowy Day/Tutu All The Time

It's snowing in the Neighborhood! Mom Tiger helps Daniel pick clothes that will keep him warm. Katerina learns how important it is to choose the proper clothes for the things you want to do.

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Wai Lana Yoga

Do It All!

Salute to the Sun, Shoulder Stand, Fish, and other asanas bend, stretch and strengthen your entire body.

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Bluegrass and Backroads

Hope Scarves; Vickie Vaughn Band; New Beginnings Horse Therapeutic; Gajdzik Family Farm

Hope Scarves, the Vickie Vaughn Band, New Beginnings Horse Therapeutic, and the Gajdzik Family Farm are featured.

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WordGirl

Return of the Reprise of Lady Redundant Woman/A Simple Plan

Lady Redundant Woman has escaped from jail and she has her eyes set on being crowned the belle of the Triple Dip ball. And, after a slew of failed (and complicated) robberies Dr. Two-Brains decides to go back to basics and just steal cheese from the grocery store. But when the Mayor decides to host "The Most Amazing Cheese Stunt In History" he can't resist and WordGirl is hot on his trail.

8:00 AM ET

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Clean Up Time/Neighborhood Clean Up

A wind storm has made a mess of the playground and everyone works together to clean it up. Daniel realizes that cleaning up his messy room will help him find his watch.

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Classical Stretch: By Essentrics

Long Adductor

Your long adductors are the muscles of your inner thighs. This Classical Stretch workout tones and liberates these muscles leaving your legs longer and leaner. Join Miranda Esmonde-White in Montego Bay, Jamaica for a long adductor workout.

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Kentucky Life

USA Cares; Beattyville Exhibit/Veterans Wall; Fort Knox Therapy Dogs

Kentucky Life salutes our veterans. USA Cares focuses on supporting military families in need, Beattyville's pride in its veterans is on display at Three Forks Historical Center and the Lee County Memorial Wall, and the Canine Assisted Therapy program helps Fort Knox veterans with traumatic brain injuries.

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Arthur

The Lost Dinosaur/The Princess Problem

It's hard to lose a dinosaur, but Rapty is missing! Can Bud be brave without his imaginary friend? With the help of Arthur's friend, Lydia, D.W. discovers the true qualities of a princess.

8:30 AM ET

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Splash and Bubbles

The Greatest Treasure of All/Crabulous

Flo and the kids set out on a mysterious journey to find a wonderful treasure. Myshell, an outgoing decorator crab, teaches Bubbles how to feel good about herself from the inside out.

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Destination Craft with Jim West

Bali

Jim journeys to Bali and discovers how crafting is associated with rice fields, makes a traditional Balinese dish, and creates crafts in the exotic Monkey Forest. He also sees an elephant who paints in a Safari Park.

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Kentucky Health

Brain Tumors: Large Masses in Limited Space

Dr. Tuckson speaks with Dr. Eric Burton, a neuro-oncologist with University of Louisville Physicians and Dr. Brian J. Williams, assistant professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Louisville.

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Arthur

Invasion of the Soccer Fans/Pal and the Big Itch

Kate appears to be hypnotized by the soccer game on television! Can her friends snap her out of it! When Pal has to wear a cone, he takes advantage of his friends' special treatment.

9:00 AM ET

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Curious George

Trader George/One in a Million Chameleon

George regrets his decision to trade his cart for Allie's apple cider. Jade the color-changing chameleon escapes after George accidentally leaves her cage door open.

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Globe Trekker

Tough Boats: The Nile, Egypt

Globe trekker Holly Morris travels down the iconic Nile River from Aswan to Cairo visiting some of the greatest sites of antiquity from the age of pharaohs, including the temples of Ramses the 2nd in Abu Simbel, the Valley of the Kings, and the Great Pyramids.

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Educational Innovation

Educational innovation in the mountains is leading to a teaching and learning renaissance in southeast Kentucky. Renee and her guests, Dr. Dessie Bowling, associate director of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative and Rose Shields, rural project manager for the Center for Excellence in Rural Health at the University of Kentucky, discuss recent innovative education practices in the region.

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The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!

Top of the Sky/Jiggle Bones

Nick and Sally launch a rocket into the sky and find it in Audrey the Astronaut's space station. The kids visit Dr. Giggles to learn about bones.

9:30 AM ET

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Nature Cat

Mud Love/Call it a Night

To bring Hal's dream of Mud Appreciation Day to fruition, all his pals must lend a muddy hand. Nature Cat is worried that he will never wear his beloved Nature Cat hat again!

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Kentucky in Africa

A special edition of Kentucky Life, revised for classroom use, that explores the Kentucky connection to the founding and development of the nation of Liberia. The story of how and why thousands of freed African-American slaves undertook the hazardous journey across the Atlantic to build a new country in Africa is told partly in the words of such notable figures as Abraham Lincoln; Henry Clay; and Alfred Russell, a Kentuckian who became president of Liberia. A visit to an area still known as "Kentucky in Africa" explores the continuing legacy of these 19th-century pioneers.

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Sesame Street

The Recycling Fairy

Redusa the Recycling Fairy visits and helps everyone recycle their old trash into something new.

10:00 AM ET

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Ready Jet Go!

More Than One Moon/Visit to Mom's Office

Celery flies the kids out to Mars so they can see what its two moons look like compared to ours. Sean and Sydney take Jet to meet Sean's mom, a scientist, at the Deep Space Array.

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Rick Steves Special

Rome, Eternally Engaging

Rick traces the rise and fall of classical Rome, meanders through the heart of Bernini's Baroque Rome, and makes a pilgrimage to the Vatican. He uncovers the charms of hidden neighborhoods, enjoys a Roman feast, and mingles with the locals during an early-evening stroll through the city's romantic nightspots.

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Kentucky WWII Veterans: In Their Own Words

Kentucky veterans of World War II recount their combat experiences. A 2007 KET production.

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Peg + Cat

Peg Meets Cat/The Valentine's Day Problem

Baby Peg tries to tell Mom she wants a stray kitty for her pet and problem-solving partner. Peg and Cat scramble to make enough valentines for all their party guests and surprise visitors.

10:30 AM ET

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Wild Kratts

The Blue and the Gray

A Creature Power Suit malfunction transforms Martin into an acorn and grows him into an Oak tree!

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Super Why!

The Adventures of Math-A-Million

The super readers accompany a math superhero as he confronts a series of arithmetic emergencies.

11:00 AM ET

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Kentucky Collectibles

#610

Appraisers talk with participants about their possessions, assessing the value and history of items ranging from art, antique furniture, pottery, and more. A KET production.

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Finding Your Roots

The British Invasion

Celebrities Sally Field, Deepak Chopra, and Sting discover facts about their British ancestors.

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Burgoo! Legendary Stew of the South

Explores the Kentucky origins and modern chefs of this unique concoction.

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Clifford the Big Red Dog

Clifford's Hiccups/It's My Party

Challenges were faced when Clifford moved to Birdwell Island. Jetta breaks her play date with Emily.

11:30 AM ET

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Kentucky Health

Brain Tumors: Large Masses in Limited Space

Dr. Tuckson speaks with Dr. Eric Burton, a neuro-oncologist with University of Louisville Physicians and Dr. Brian J. Williams, assistant professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Louisville.

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Caillou

Vacations

Caillou takes his first airplane flight, and Grandpa tells him about a camping trip his Daddy took when he was just a little boy.

12:00 PM ET

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#MeToo, Now What?

Masculinity in Crisis?

Has the MeToo movement gone too far? Find out why some progressive and conservative men think it has, while others are calling for men to step-up and reexamine the cultural meaning of masculinity and manhood.

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Louisville Life

Justice Louis Brandeis/Harvest Restaurant/David Barksdale/Fresh Stop

The author of Brandeis at 150: The Louisville Perspective talks about former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis and his life in Louisville; situated in the downtown 'NuLu' district, Harvest restaurant has a locally grown 'farm-to-table' vision; an interview with David Barksdale, historian and committee member on the bicentennial of New Albany; and a local non-profit helps residents in low-income neighborhoods acquire local produce through "fresh stops."

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Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural America

Hazel Dickens: It's Hard to Tell the Singer from the Song

From the coalfields of West Virginia to the factories of Baltimore, Hazel Dickens has lived the songs she sings. A pioneering woman in bluegrass and country music, Hazel has influenced generations of songwriters and musicians. Her songs of hard work, hard times, and hardy souls also have bolstered working people at picket lines and union rallies throughout the land. Her powerful, piercing vocals power the soundtracks for Harlan County USA and Matewan.

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Sid the Science Kid

The Reason Sid's Sneezin'

Sid wakes up and can't stop sneezing. His Dad is in the middle of a similar sneeze attack. Sid soon discovers that just like his Dad, he might be allergic to pollen! This leads Sid on a mission to learn more about allergies.

12:30 PM ET

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Washington Week

#5733

Washington's top journalists analyze the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans.

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Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions

Cruising the Baltic

Burt takes a look at the history of cruising and visits Portsmith, England and more ports.

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WordWorld

Think in the Rink/X Marks the Spot

Duck and Dog practice for an ice skating show and get carried away and break the ice skating rink. Duck must search high and low for his letter X that has gone missing.

1:00 PM ET

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Comment on Kentucky

February 16, 2018

Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant. Scheduled guests: Adam Beam, The Associated Press; John Cheves, Lexington Herald-Leader; and Grace Schneider, Louisville Courier Journal.

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Vicious

#101

Freddie and Stuart host a wake and are joined by their elderly friends for a very awkward evening.

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Kentucky Muse

88 Keys, 300 Years

This celebration of the 300th anniversary of the piano features Dr. Diane Earle of Kentucky Wesleyan and the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra. Earle tells about the history of the instrument and performs piano works by a variety of composers. A 2009 KET production.

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Peep and the Big Wide World

Newton's Big Adventure; Peep Crosses the Road

Newton the turtle has a series of excellent adventures involving a puddle, some dandelion fluff, and a very spooky cracker box. Peep discovers the answer to that ancient conundrum: "Why did the chicken cross the road?"

1:30 PM ET

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Educational Innovation

Educational innovation in the mountains is leading to a teaching and learning renaissance in southeast Kentucky. Renee and her guests, Dr. Dessie Bowling, associate director of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative and Rose Shields, rural project manager for the Center for Excellence in Rural Health at the University of Kentucky, discuss recent innovative education practices in the region.

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Last of the Summer Wine

The Swan Man of Ilkley

After Clegg, Truly, Billy, and Alvin encounter a stranger planning to float to Ilkley using an inflatable swan, it's up to Entwistle to ensure the man completes his journey.

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Kentucky Muse

Harry Pickens: In the Garden of Music

Louisville pianist Harry Pickens performs a variety of selections of jazz and original pieces and shares his ideas on music and its ability to bring people together. A 2010 KET production.

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Super Why!

The Adventures of Math-A-Million

The super readers accompany a math superhero as he confronts a series of arithmetic emergencies.

2:00 PM ET

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Edward & Wallis - A Story of Love and Destiny

The real history of a man born to be King who resigned from the British crown for a woman's love. The documentary recounts a familiar tale, but from a fascinating new perspective, exploring warning signs that ultimately led to years of scandal and controversy in the 20th century British monarchy.

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As Time Goes By

#154

Alistair proposes marriage to Judith, but for an odd reason.

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Eight Acres of History: Lexington's African Cemetery No. 2

A documentary about a historic African-American cemetery and the small band of Lexingtonians who have spent years restoring it. Thousands are buried at African Cemetery No. 2, including the winning jockey of the first Kentucky Derby, a number of Buffalo Soldiers, and a member of the Civil War's 54th Massachusetts Regiment. The 141-year-old cemetery was neglected and overgrown before volunteers began the work of restoring the grounds and gathering the life stories of those buried there. Produced by the Lexington Public Library's Cable Channel 20.

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Sesame Street

The Recycling Fairy

Redusa the Recycling Fairy visits and helps everyone recycle their old trash into something new.

2:30 PM ET

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Keeping Up Appearances

The Fancy Dressball

While Hyacinth worries about not receiving an invitation to a fancy dress ball, Richard is even more concerned that she wants him to attend costumed as Louis XIV.

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Dinosaur Train

Crystal and King Benefit Concert: Part One and Two

When Crystal and the King go for a trip to the Big Pond, they learn that it's being recklessly overfished!

3:00 PM ET

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Great Escape - The Reckoning

An RAF Special Investigation Brand team tracked down Gestapo suspects who killed 50 Allied airmen on the orders of a vengeful Adolf Hitler during World War II.

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Doc Martin

On the Edge (Part 1)

Having failed to restart his relationship with Louisa Glasson, Martin is forced out of the picture with the arrival of her dad, Terry Glasson. Terry has hatched a scheme with a colleague, Jonathan Crozier, to smuggle in some explosives which they want to use to help them in a robbery. Terry decides to back out of the smuggling, and things get even worse for Doc Martin. He finds himself held hostage, along with Louisa, by a paranoid Jonathan, as he attempts to force Terry to carry out their plan.

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Davis Bottom: Rare History, Valuable Lives

Discover the history of Davis Bottom, a diverse, tight-knit, working class neighborhood near downtown Lexington settled mainly by African-Americans after the Civil War. A production of the Kentucky Archaeological Survey and the Kentucky Heritage Council.

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Dinosaur Train

Stop and Smell The Flowers/Moms' Campout

Mom takes Tiny, Buddy, and Don on a super secret daytrip to Qianzhousaurus Pond. Mrs. Pteranodon organizes a "Moms' Campout" with other moms and kids in the neighborhood.

3:30 PM ET

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Splash and Bubbles

The Sand Is Grand/The Treasure Trove

Splash and his friends find a parrotfish munching on coral and helping to create the sandy bed on which they're playing. When Bubbles gets trapped in a treasure chest, Splash and his friends can't get her out!

4:00 PM ET

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Kentucky Life

USA Cares; Beattyville Exhibit/Veterans Wall; Fort Knox Therapy Dogs

Kentucky Life salutes our veterans. USA Cares focuses on supporting military families in need, Beattyville's pride in its veterans is on display at Three Forks Historical Center and the Lee County Memorial Wall, and the Canine Assisted Therapy program helps Fort Knox veterans with traumatic brain injuries.

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Father Brown

The Truth in the Wine

When a body is discovered in a vineyard, Father Brown must search for the murderer.

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Kentucky Life

Wild and Scenic Kentucky: A Kentucky Life Special

Dave Shuffett rafts, canoes, sails, kayaks, rides, hikes, and bikes his way around Kentucky, enjoying wildlife and outdoor adventure across the state. Sights include the Russell Fork of the Big Sandy River, Breaks Interstate Park, the Pine Mountain Trail, black bears at Kingdom Come State Park, Daniel Boone National Forest, Cave Run Lake, the Red River and its surrounding natural arches, Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, the Ohio River, the museum at Big Bone Lick State Park, Clifty Falls State Park in Southern Indiana, Mammoth Cave National Park, Land Between the Lakes, Audubon State Park, wetlands at Henderson Sloughs WMA, and Reelfoot Lake.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

The Baby Is Here

Everyone welcomes the new baby, Margaret, home to the family.

4:30 PM ET

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Kentucky Afield

Smallmouth Bass Fishing; Rabbit Hunt; NASP Tournament

Smallmouth bass fishing on Dale Hollow Lake using the Float and Fly method, a rabbit hunt in Trigg Co., and a look at last year's NASP tournament are featured.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Time for Daniel/There's Time for Daniel and Baby Too

Daniel gets upset when Dad interrupts their playtime so he can care for baby Margaret. Daniel is upset when Prince Wednesday wants to play with the baby instead of him.

5:00 PM ET

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The This Old House Hour

#1615

Tom and Charlie install a fireback on a kitchen wall. Roger returns the flowers he saved. The wood stove arrives. Richard repairs a water system with air in it and Mauro teaches a homeowner how to paint a room.

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PBS NewsHour Weekend

#868

A summary of the day's national and international news, renowned experts provide in-depth analysis.

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Ready Jet Go!

Asteroids, Meteors, and Meteorites/Mindy's Meteorite Stand

Celery flies the kids out to space to learn the difference between an asteroid, a meteor, and a meteorite. Mindy sets up a stand so people can see her meteorite, and bring her rocks to assess.

5:30 PM ET

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Samantha Brown's Places to Love

Hill Country, Texas

There is a big difference between Texas and Texas Hill Country, and Samantha finds this out quickly when she takes to the road exploring these legendary lands in search of her favorite wildflower, the Texas bluebonnet.

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Ready Jet Go!

Comet Fever/Asteroid Patrol

The neighborhood is having a star gazing party when Mindy discovers what may be a new comet. When Sean learns that asteroids are floating around the solar system, he decides to set up a homemade asteroid watch-station in the treehouse.

6:00 PM ET

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Keeping Up Appearances

The Fancy Dressball

While Hyacinth worries about not receiving an invitation to a fancy dress ball, Richard is even more concerned that she wants him to attend costumed as Louis XIV.

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Time Scanners

Jerusalem

Explore Jerusalem's building legacy, from the walls of Temple Mount to the man-made mountain of Herodium. Experts use the latest technology to analyze constructions from the time of Christ and solve centuries-old mysteries behind their creation.

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Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

Cowboy Cooking; Grandma Kalokerino's Potato Cakes; The Moron Brothers

We're Cowboy Cooking today! A full meal of blackened striper, jalapeno cornbread, cheesy broccoli, and Grandma Kalokerino's potato cakes. Even a little music from The Moron Brother's.

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Nature Cat

The Shell Game/Heron Food Blues

Nature Cat and his pals are ready to play Ronald in a volleyball championship match. It's the annual Net-A-Fish-And-Toss-It-Back-A-Thon but something's not right - Nature Cat and his pals haven't netted any fish.

6:30 PM ET

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As Time Goes By

#154

Alistair proposes marriage to Judith, but for an odd reason.

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Kentucky Collectibles

#610

Appraisers talk with participants about their possessions, assessing the value and history of items ranging from art, antique furniture, pottery, and more. A KET production.

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Nature Cat

Mighty Mountain Climbers/Bug Eating Plants!

On a dare from Ronald, Nature Cat and his pals try to climb up to The Mighty Mountain Peak. A super excited Squeeks shows her homemade comic "Bug Eating Plants of The Swamp!" to her pals.

7:00 PM ET

KET

The Great British Baking Show

Masterclass 2

Paul makes ciabatta and roquefort and walnut loaf. Mary prepares layered tiramisu cake.

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Nova

Great Escape at Dunkirk

Join archaeologists and divers recovering remains of ships and planes lost during World War II's epic Dunkirk operation. Discover new evidence of the ingenious technology that helped save Allied forces from defeat by the encircling Germans.

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Kentucky WWII Veterans: In Their Own Words

Kentucky veterans of World War II recount their combat experiences. A 2007 KET production.

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Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Space!

The Cat in the Hat takes an adventure through the solar system to help with Operation Rover Repair!

8:00 PM ET

KET

Penelope Keith at Her Majesty's Service

Hillsborough Castle

In Northern Ireland, Penelope meets the Queen's bugler and uncovers an unexpected treasure dating back to the Coronation.

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We'll Meet Again

Heroes of 9/11

Patrick searches for the stranger who comforted him after 9/11, and Tim hopes to thank the fellow chaplain who gave him the strength to carry on.

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Video Vault - Kentucky Edition

Lady Gangster; The Phantom Creeps (short)

Louisville native Anthony Coldeway wrote the screenplay for Lady Gangster. Also screened is chapter 6 of Bela Lugosi's 12 chapter serial.

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Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About Space!

The Cat in the Hat takes an adventure through the solar system to help with Operation Rover Repair!

9:00 PM ET

KET

Victoria Season 2 on Masterpiece

Victoria Season 2: The Luxury of Conscience

Victoria and Albert have to face their worst nightmare as parents, while Peel takes on the ultimate battle in Parliament. When tragedy strikes, they must confront the true cost of standing by your convictions.

KET2

The Bombing of Wall Street: American Experience

The Bombing of Wall Street

Explore the story behind the mostly-forgotten 1920 bombing in the nation's financial center, which left 38 dead - a crime that launched the career of J. Edgar Hoover yet remains unsolved today.

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Arthur

The Lost Dinosaur/The Princess Problem

It's hard to lose a dinosaur, but Rapty is missing! Can Bud be brave without his imaginary friend? With the help of Arthur's friend, Lydia, D.W. discovers the true qualities of a princess.

9:30 PM ET

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Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky Filmmakers

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.

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Arthur

Invasion of the Soccer Fans/Pal and the Big Itch

Kate appears to be hypnotized by the soccer game on television! Can her friends snap her out of it! When Pal has to wear a cone, he takes advantage of his friends' special treatment.

10:00 PM ET

KET

Secrets of the Tower of London

Go behind the ancient walls of this nearly 1000 year-old formidable fortress in the city of London and learn some surprising facts about one of England's most famous icons.

KET2

Rising from the Rails: The Story of the Pullman Porter

The documentary explores the little-known history of the African American men hired to work on railroad sleeping cars beginning in the late 1860s. Serving wealthy white passengers in the golden age of rail travel, the Pullman Porters carried labor organizing skills, civil rights ideals, and elements of black culture across the country.

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Great Conversations

Lawrence Wright and Peter Bergen

Author, screenwriter, and New Yorker staff writer Lawrence Wright discusses his book The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11. Based on five years of research, it chronicles the events leading up to 9/11, including the terrorist planning and the Western intelligence failures that culminated in the assault on America. He is interviewed by Peter Bergen, terrorism expert and author of The Osama bin Laden I Know. A KET production taped at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville.

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Sesame Street

The Recycling Fairy

Redusa the Recycling Fairy visits and helps everyone recycle their old trash into something new.

10:30 PM ET

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Dinosaur Train

Crystal and King Benefit Concert: Part One and Two

When Crystal and the King go for a trip to the Big Pond, they learn that it's being recklessly overfished!

11:00 PM ET

KET

Globe Trekker

Tough Boats: The Nile, Egypt

Globe trekker Holly Morris travels down the iconic Nile River from Aswan to Cairo visiting some of the greatest sites of antiquity from the age of pharaohs, including the temples of Ramses the 2nd in Abu Simbel, the Valley of the Kings, and the Great Pyramids.

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This Is America & The World

Africa Roundtable 2018, Part I of II

Dennis explores Africa's complexities and importance to the world through annual roundtables. He speaks with a variety of experts who have devoted their lives to the region.

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Bluegrass and Backroads

Hope Scarves; Vickie Vaughn Band; New Beginnings Horse Therapeutic; Gajdzik Family Farm

Hope Scarves, the Vickie Vaughn Band, New Beginnings Horse Therapeutic, and the Gajdzik Family Farm are featured.

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Dinosaur Train

Stop and Smell The Flowers/Moms' Campout

Mom takes Tiny, Buddy, and Don on a super secret daytrip to Qianzhousaurus Pond. Mrs. Pteranodon organizes a "Moms' Campout" with other moms and kids in the neighborhood.

11:30 PM ET

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bookclub@ket

BattleFire!

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Col. Arthur L. Kelly's BattleFire!, a collection of combat stories of Kentuckians in World War II. A 2001 KET production.

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Kentucky Time Capsule

With Hands and Heart

Two centuries ago, the Shakers established a community in Kentucky called Pleasant Hill. Helen Hayes narrates this look at life inside the community, drawn from letters and other historical documents.

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Splash and Bubbles

The Sand Is Grand/The Treasure Trove

Splash and his friends find a parrotfish munching on coral and helping to create the sandy bed on which they're playing. When Bubbles gets trapped in a treasure chest, Splash and his friends can't get her out!

12:00 AM ET

KET

Soundbreaking

The Human Instrument

Celebrate the art and science of recording the human voice, the soul of a song. Adele, Amy Winehouse, and Christina Aguilera are featured.

KET2

Victoria Season 2 on Masterpiece

Victoria Season 2: The Luxury of Conscience

Victoria and Albert have to face their worst nightmare as parents, while Peel takes on the ultimate battle in Parliament. When tragedy strikes, they must confront the true cost of standing by your convictions.

KET KY

Kentucky WWII Veterans: In Their Own Words

Kentucky veterans of World War II recount their combat experiences. A 2007 KET production.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

The Baby Is Here

Everyone welcomes the new baby, Margaret, home to the family.

12:30 AM ET

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Time for Daniel/There's Time for Daniel and Baby Too

Daniel gets upset when Dad interrupts their playtime so he can care for baby Margaret. Daniel is upset when Prince Wednesday wants to play with the baby instead of him.