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Kevin Lavery / WKAR-MSU

Many Michigan State University students are trying to come to grips with President Trump’s executive order banning certain immigrants from entering the U.S.


The order affects people arriving from Syria, Iraq, Iran, Yemen, Libya, Somalia and Sudan. 



Ghazal Mehrani, a Lansing attorney of Iranian decent is helping area students to try and navigate their way through the ban. 


MSU student Faezah declined to give her full name.  She's Iranian.  She says the ban has everyone in her community “feeling new aspects of pain.”


PIctured Rock Cruises

Thu. Aug. 13 - 8pm - WKAR-TV | Watch Michigan Out of Doors to learn how you can tour our breathtaking scenic lakeshores with Pictured Rock Cruises. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special ticket offers.

Sweetie-licious: A Taste of the Season

Dec 3, 2014
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Sun. Dec. 7 - 10am on WKAR-HD |  Watch and call or Give Now Online for special thank you gift offers.

Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga
Courtesy of Joseph Sinnott / PBS-WNET

Sat. Dec. 6 - 10pm  on WKAR HD 23.1 | Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga team up for a special concert from the stage of Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Rose Theater in New York City, performing selections from their collaborative classic jazz recording, Cheek to Cheek. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers.

Michigan Out-Of-Doors Family Reunion

Dec 3, 2014
Courtesy of Michigan Out-Of-Doors

Thur. Dec. 4 - 8pm  on WKAR HD 23.1 | For over 50 years, viewers have enjoyed "Michigan Out-Of-Doors." Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers.

Under the Radar Holiday Extravaganza

Dec 3, 2014
Courtesy Under the Radar Michigan / Under the Radar Michigan

Sat. Dec. 6 - 1pm  on WKAR HD 23.1 | Hold onto your sleigh bells, 'cause it’s our first ever UTR Holiday Extravaganza where we show you some of our favorite holiday happenings around Michigan. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers.

Tribute to Bruce Springsteen

Dec 3, 2014
Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa
Courtesy of The Recording Academy®/ / PBS

Fri. Dec. 5 - 8pm  on WKAR HD 23.1 | Recorded at 2013’s MusiCares Person of the Year benefit, this special features an all-star lineup performing Springsteen’s biggest hits. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers.

Makers: Women in Space

Oct 13, 2014

Tue. Oct. 14 -- 9:00pm WKAR-HD | The history of women in the U.S. space program.

Austin City Limits Celebrates 40 Years

Sep 28, 2014
Stars performing on stage
Austin City Limits

Fri. Oct. 3 - 9pm WKAR-HD | The series' 40th anniversary is celebrated with clips of classic performances; and collaborations between such artists as Willie Nelson and Emmylou Harris.

America After Ferguson

Sep 28, 2014
Ifill with town hall audience
Courtesy of Nine Network / Jason Winkeler Photography

Sun. Oct. 28 - 1pm on WKAR HD | A one-hour town hall meeting exploring the many issues brought into public discourse in the wake of Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson, Missouri.

Characters at a reception

Beginning Sunday, Sept. 21 on WKAR-HD | Acclaimed British actress Julia McKenzie returns as spinster sleuth Miss Marple in three new episodes of the popular Agatha Christie's Miss Marple series.

Tuesday, September 9, 9-10pm - WKAR-HD | This one-hour special will feature Williams’ last full-length television interview, including never-before-seen footage of his comments on life and work. 

Thu. Aug. 14 - 8pm &  Sat. Aug. 16 - 5:30pm on WKAR HD 23.1 | Composer Jimmy Van Heusen wrote such classics as "Swinging on a Star" and "Come Fly With Me." Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special DVD offers.

Moments to Remember

Aug 11, 2014

Sun. Aug. 17 -- 9pm WKAR-HD 23.1 |Patti Page co-hosts the program and performs "Alleghany Moon."  Watch and call or Give Now for special offers.

A Capitol Fourth (2014)

Jun 26, 2014

Friday, July 4, 2014, 8-9:30 pm; repeat 9:30-11:00 pm - WKAR-HD | Join host Tom Bergeron for our country's national Independence Day celebration, live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol.