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  • Origin of Everything: Minimum Wage

    Why does the Minimum Wage exist at all?

    Marketing Medieval Medicine

    Walton O. Schalick explains how medieval medicine has affected current health care.

  • Penwern: A Frank Lloyd Wright Summer Place

    Mark Hertzberg shares historic and contemporary photographs of the Penwern estate.

    StoryCorps Shorts: Family Politics

    A father and daughter talk about how politics affect their relationship.

  • Wisconsin Life: Giant Pumpkin

    Wisconsin farmer Derek Sippel unlocks the secrets to growing his giant pumpkins.

    POV Shorts: A Debtor's Prison

    In Missouri, two plaintiffs describe their treatment in modern-day debtors' prison.

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Attorney General Debate

Wisconsin Public Television presents a debate between incumbent Attorney General Brad Schimel, and challenger Josh Kaul.

Around the Farm Table


Join Inga Witscher as she connects consumers to small, thoughtful farmers through storytelling, forgotten recipes and entertainment.


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Wisconsin First Nations

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