StayTuned Update

Updates and notes on WKAR programs and events.

Doc Martin | Season 7 Finale

Jun 13, 2016
Doc Martin
American Public Television

Sat. Jun. 18 at 9pm and Sun. Jun. 19 at 7pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 |  In the highly-anticipated season 7 finale, Martin Clunes reprises his role as Dr. Martin Ellingham, the G.P. with a brusque bedside manner and a phobia of blood.

The Tunnel | British Crime Drama

Jun 13, 2016
The Tunnel
Courtesy of © BSkyB Limited / Kudos Film & Television Limited 2013. / PBS

Sun. Jun. 19 at 10:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Follow a British-French investigation into the Channel Tunnel murder of a French politician. 

Endeavour | Season Three | Masterpiece

Jun 13, 2016
Courtesy of (C) Mammoth Screen/MASTERPIECE/ITV Studios / PBS

Sun. Jun. 19 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Shaun Evans returns for a third season as the young Endeavour Morse.

Vicious | Series Finale

Jun 13, 2016
Courtesy of Gary Moyes / © Brown Eyed Boy Ltd 2016. / PBS

Sun. Jun. 19 at 8:00 on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Vicious returns with a special hour-long series finale! 

Carole King-James Taylor at the Troubadour

Jun 9, 2016
Courtesy of Kevin Estrad / PBS

Sun. Jun. 12 at 7:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Enjoy once again the beloved hits of Carole King and James Taylor at the Troubadour. 

Indepdent Lens / PBS

Wed. Jun. 15 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Learn how the legendary athlete  risked fame and fortune to follow his faith and conscience. 

In Their Own Words | Muhammad Ali

Jun 8, 2016
Muhammad Ali-Newspaper
Courtesy of Howard Bingham / PBS

Thu. Jun. 9 at 6pm on WKAR World | Follow boxer Muhammad Ali’s rise from a gym in Louisville to international fame.

Tribute | Muhammad Ali | 1942-2016

Jun 6, 2016
Courtesy of Dalaklis Media Enterprises / PBS

“I was always the greatest when I was fighting for something.”  - Muhammad Ali

Courtesy of Joseph Sinnott/WNET. / PBS

Fri. Jun. 10 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | The special event honors Joan Baez's legendary 50 plus years in music with an intimate, career-spanning live performance. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers. 

Finding Your Roots | Maps of Stars

Jun 2, 2016
Courtesy of Mia Farrow / PBS

Tue. Jun. 7 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Learn how tragic deaths have shaped the families of Hollywood legends Dustin Ho man and Mia Farrow. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers

Jackie Robinson

Jun 2, 2016
Jackie Robinson
Courtesy of Hulton Archive Getty Images

Part Two Jun. 11 at 12pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | This film from Ken Burns examines the life and times of Jack Roosevelt Robinson, who in 1947 lifted a nation and an entire race on his shoulders when he crossed baseball’s color line. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers

Blenko Glass: Behind the Scenes

Jun 2, 2016
Amanda Pinckney

Sun. Jun. 5 at 4:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Take a journey into the hills of Milton, West Virginia, to see Blenko Glass created, from start to finish. Watch and call or Give Now Online for special thank you gift offers.

Carol Burnett's Favorite Sketches

Jun 2, 2016

Thu. Jun. 9 at 11:00pm on WKAR-HD | Join Carol Burnett for her personally selected favorite moments from her beloved comedy series. Watch and call or Give Now Online for special thank you gift offers.


Wed. June 1 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 |   PBS NewsHour co-anchor and managing editor Gwen Ifill will sit down for an exclusive interview with President Obama in Elkhart, Indiana.

Stephen Hawking | Genius | 'What Are We?'

May 27, 2016
Courtesy of Ian Salvage / Bigger Bang Communications / PBS

Wed. June 1 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | See how self-assembling machines and light-up bacteria revolutionize three people’s view of life.