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August Program Highlights

This Month At A Glance

Click on any of the programs below to learn more information. All times are marked in Eastern Time.

  • Masterpiece Mystery! Poirot, Season 12

    A wealthy financier and his wife stage a grand party at their new summer home. Poirot is a reluctant guest, urged to attend by his old friend Ariadne Oliver, who suspects the "murder hunt" game she is preparing my turn out to be a real murder.

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  • Dr. Fuhrman's End Dieting Forever!

    Dr. Fuhrman lectures about a lifestyle where foods you seek are nutrient rich thereby promoting optimum health, disease prevention, and maximum lifespan. He also explores specific diseases and foods and essential nutrients that can help prevent and reverse them.

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  • 50s and 60s Rock Rewind (My Music)

    This all new My Music special shines the spotlight on music from the R&B pioneers to the pop teen crooners with all archival footage of the hit makers in their prime. The age of innocence and adolescence created Rock and Roll's first revolution, with songs that take us back to the happy days of the 1950s and early 1960s.

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  • Jimmy Van Heusen: Swingin' with Frank & Bing

    Celebrate the musical genius of the man that composed songs for many of Hollywood's classic films, particularly for Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby. A romantic and fun-loving bachelor, Jimmy Van Heusen was also a fearless adventurer, and test pilot for Lockheed during World War II.

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  • PBS Previews: The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

    Sample the upcoming Ken Burns documentary THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY in this exclusive PBS Preview. Patricia Clarkson hosts this behind-the-scenes look at the seven-part series, as filmmaker Burns describes how he brings the story of Theodore, Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt to life.

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  • Return to Downton Abbey

    Susan Sarandon hosts this behind the scenes look at the first four seasons of Downton Abbey. Interviews with Julian Fellowes and Gareth Neame provide an overview and context for the series and discuss what to expect in the much anticipated Season 5. Tune in to find out how you can preorder your copy of Downton Abbey, Season 5, which premieres in January, 2015, exclusively on PBS!

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  • Our Town Dowagiac

    With the help of volunteer videographers and a little training from WNIT's professional award-winning Production team, ordinary citizens become volunteer videographers. Armed with their own camcorders, they create a video scrapbook of the stories that make Dowagiac special. These video recordings, along with interviews held by the producers with the volunteer videographers, are combined to tell the stories that reflect the emotional ties of the people who live, love and are passionate about Our Town: Dowagiac.

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  • Masterpiece Mystery! Breathless "Part 1"

    When a procedure goes wrong, Otto, Charlie and Jean have a brush with the law. But Elizabeth's brush with Inspector Mulligan is ever more threatening to all she and Otto hold dear.

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