SAT 2:30PM / american woodshop

Learn how to make a harvest table using wide walnut planks.

SAT 8PM / no room in paradise

A moving portrait of homeless life on the streets of Honolulu.

SAT 9:30PM / the songwriters

Discover the Hall of Fame songwriters behind some of the world’s favorite songs.

SUN 3:30PM / talk derby to me

Strap on your skates for a wild ride through the world of women's roller derby.

SUN 8PM / sunset boulevard (1950)

An aging silent film actress tries to set up her movie comeback.


Small Town Hospitals

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Steve Simonin, President & CEO of Iowa Specialty Hospitals & Clinics

Amy McDaniel, CEO of Iowa Specialty Hospital – Belmond

Renee Diamond, MD – Family Practice Provider at Iowa Specialty Hospital

Kathy Nicholls, Director – Wright County Public Health



RTown 17

The show that's all about Rochester!

Watch Fridays at 8pm.

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Beyond the Bully

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KSMQ Public Television produced Beyond the Bully to help students, schools, and families address the topic of bullying.  Find out what area organizations are doing to eliminate bullying, and help young people address it when they see it. 


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