TV Made in Michigan

TV Made in Michigan
11:05 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Off the Record | September 14, 2012

The panel discusses the new presidential poll and Jennifer Granholm's speech at Democratic National Convention.

The Guest is Roger Martin from Defend Michigan Democracy.

Rick Pluta, Chris Christoff and Bill Ballenger join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.


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10:59 am
Fri September 14, 2012

VIDEO: Coming January 2013 to BackStage Pass

Howling Diablos recording for BackStage Pass
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Select scenes from the upcoming 2013 broadcast season of BackStage Pass, featuring music made in Michigan.

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TV Made in Michigan
3:21 pm
Wed September 5, 2012

Off the Record | September 7, 2012

The panel discusses the finalizing of the ballot proposals and the Governor signs teacher bill.

The Guest is Rep. Peter Lund, (R) Macomb County.

Karen Bouffard, Kyle Melinn and Paul Egan join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:08 am
Sat September 1, 2012

PHOTOS: Michigan Mosaic Music Festival and BackStage Pass

The Brenda Loomis Band at Michigan Mosaic Music Festival
w.r. richards WKAR-Michigan State University

The BackStage Pass crew was in our community at the Michigan Mosaic Music Festival on August 31, recording for the upcoming broadcast season of the television series featuring music made in Michigan.

Friday, the team recorded Gunnar and the Grizzly Boys and the Brenda Loomis Band. Check out Friday's set of photos on facebook.

Saturday, BackStage Pass will be recording Brian Lorente and the Usual Suspects.

TV Made in Michigan
3:48 pm
Thu August 30, 2012

Rep. Jeff Irwin Post | Off the Record OVERTIME | 8/31/12

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. Rep. Jeff Irwin, (D) Ann Arbor, with Bill Ballenger, Emily Lawler, Zachary Gorchow, and Tim Skubick.
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TV Made in Michigan
1:29 pm
Wed August 29, 2012

Off the Record | August 31, 2012

The panel discusses the grand jury probe into election fraud and the ballot battle continues.

The guest is Rep. Jeff Irwin, (D) Ann Arbor.

Bill Ballenger, Emily Lawler and Zachary Gorchow join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.



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TV Made in Michigan
4:42 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Off the Record | August 24, 2012

Correspondents Edition. The panel discusses what issues will be on the ballot and what will get left off, state Democrats want a grand jury investigation of the Roy Schmidt scandal and Snyder gives in on health care.

Paul Egan, Kyle Melinn, Chad Livengood and John Lindstrom join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.
 

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TV Made in Michigan
8:11 pm
Fri August 17, 2012

All Things Strings: Inside Elderly Instruments

Stan Werbin of Elderly Instruments
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Loved around the world, go behind the scenes of Lansing, Michigan’s magical music store.

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TV Made in Michigan
11:49 am
Thu August 16, 2012

Off the Record | August 17, 2012

The panel discusses what issues are on the ballot and lawmakers return from break.

The guest is Kary Moss from Michigan ACLU.

Bill Ballenger, Susan Demas and Paul Egan join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.



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TV Made in Michigan
4:34 pm
Thu August 9, 2012

Off the Record | August 10, 2012

Correspondents Edition. The panel discusses Hoekstra's win in the primary, the confusion over a ballot checkbox, what we learned from the House races and the McCotter investigation ends.

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TV Made in Michigan
12:59 am
Mon August 6, 2012

PHOTOS: BackStage Pass Taping at Lansing JazzFest

John Douglas and his band at Lansing JazzFest in Old Town
w.r. richards WKAR

The BackStage Pass crew was in our community at Lansing JazzFest August 3 and 4, recording for the upcoming broadcast season of the television series featuring music made in Michigan.

Friday, the team recorded New Evidence Jazz Group and John Douglas. Check out Friday's set of photos on facebook.

TV Made in Michigan
4:34 pm
Thu August 2, 2012

GOP Senate Debate | Off the Record OVERTIME | 8/03/12

After the episode concludes taping, Pete Hoekstra, Clark Durant and Randy Hekman, continue the discussion with Tim Skubick. #OTRwkar

TV Made in Michigan
4:30 pm
Thu August 2, 2012

Off the Record | August 3, 2012

The three Republicans running for U.S. Senate from Michigan join Tim Skubick in this special primary election edition.

Pete Hoekstra, Clark Durant and Randy Hekman will debate in this single-moderator, no rules-format special edition of Off the Record.

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TV Made in Michigan
6:00 pm
Tue July 31, 2012

The Small Matter of Big Science

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8 p.m. Wednesday on WKAR-TV | Explore the evolution of science through the lens of nuclear physics, from mankind's basic curiosity about our origins, all the way to modern isotope research at the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory at Michigan State University.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:17 am
Thu July 26, 2012

Off the Record | July 27, 2012

The panel discusses the State Supreme Court hearing on the emergency manager law and the hearings on healthcare begin. The guest is Bridget Mary McCormack, Candidate for State Supreme Court.

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TV Made in Michigan
11:14 am
Fri July 20, 2012

Richard McLellan Post | Off the Record OVERTIME | 7/20/12

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. Richard McLellan, a GOP Attorney, with Kathy Barks Hoffman, Paul Egan, Chad Livengood, and Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
10:23 am
Thu July 19, 2012

Off the Record | July 20, 2012

The panel discusses the ruling that the Roy Schmidt election fraud was not a crime, healthcare get put on hold and a plan to overhaul the School Aid Act.

The guest is Republican Attorney Richard McLlellan.

Paul Egan, Kathy Barks Hoffman and Chad Livengood join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.
 

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TV Made in Michigan
1:44 am
Thu July 19, 2012

BackStage Pass Across the U.S.

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"BackStage Pass" from WKAR has aired on public broadcasting stations across the country, in six of the top ten markets, including the top two: New York and Los Angeles. Episodes have been seen in more than half of the television markets in the country, with over 5000 telecasts to-date (source: TRAC Media). "BackStage Pass" is distributed by the National Educational Television Association (NETA) free to public broadcasting stations across the country.

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TV Made in Michigan
11:13 am
Fri July 13, 2012

Nancy Cassis Post | Off the Record OVERTIME | 7/13/12

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat.  Nancy Cassis a Republican Congressional candidate from the 11th district, with Bill Ballengar, Kathy Barks Hoffman, Zachary Gorchow and Tim Skubick. #OTRwkar

TV Made in Michigan
4:26 pm
Thu July 12, 2012

Off the Record | July 13, 2012

The panel discusses the resignation of Thad McCotter, the filing of petition names and lawmakers return from break.

The guest is Nancy Cassis, (R) 11th District Congressional Candidate.

Zachary Gorchow, Bill Ballenger and Kathy Barks Hoffman join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
8:29 am
Wed July 11, 2012

PHOTOS: Howling Diablos Taping for 'BackStage Pass'

Howling Diablos recording for BackStage Pass
w.r. richards WKAR-Michigan State University

Here's a set of photos with Howling Diablos, from the BackStage Pass June Concert Series recorded in June 2012 at the Albert White Performing Arts Theatre in the East Lansing Hannah Community Center. Look for the "BackStage Pass" episode featuring Howling Diablos coming to TV from WKAR in 2013. Follow BackStage Pass on facebook for updates.

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TV Made in Michigan
10:50 am
Thu July 5, 2012

PHOTOS: Home Again Taping for 'BackStage Pass'

Home Again recording for BackStage Pass
w.r. richards WKAR-Michigan State University

Here's a set of photos with Home Again, from the BackStage Pass June Concert Series recorded in June 2012 at the Albert White Performing Arts Theatre in the East Lansing Hannah Community Center. Look for the "BackStage Pass" episode featuring Home Again coming to TV from WKAR in 2013. Follow BackStage Pass on facebook for updates.

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TV Made in Michigan
8:38 am
Tue June 26, 2012

Off the Record | July 6, 2012

Blogger edition: The panel weighs in on the Presidential race in Michigan, Who will gain control of the house in Michigan, an update in the U.S. Senate race and ballot proposals.

Political bloggers Joe DiSano, Zack Stanton, Jack Spencer and Ray Hamman join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
8:34 am
Tue June 26, 2012

Off the Record | June 29, 2012

Pollsters Edition. The panel discusses the presidential race in Michigan, how the Governor is doing, the U.S. Senate race and ballot proposals.

Pollsters Dennis Denno, Bernie Porn, Steve Mitchell and Paul King join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
11:05 am
Fri June 22, 2012

Off the Record | June 22, 2012

Correspondents Edition. The panel discusses Mitt Romney's visit to Michigan, new ballot proposals are on the table, The "V" word controversy continues and the possibility of a white mayor in Detroit.

Kathy Barks Hoffman, Bill Ballenger, Kyle Melinn and Rick Pluta join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
10:03 am
Fri June 15, 2012

Rep. Phil Cavanagh | Off the Record OVERTIME | 6/15/12

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. Rep Phil Cavanagh, (D) Redford Township, with Bill Ballengar, Alisha Green, Chad Livengood and Tim Skubick. #OTRwkar

TV Made in Michigan
10:15 am
Thu June 14, 2012

Off the Record | June 15, 2012

The panel discusses Governor Snyder's plan to move ahead on Detroit-Windsor bridge, debate over the "V-word", state lawmakers are off on break and what awaits them when the return.

The guest is Representative Phil Cavanagh, (D) from Redford Township.

Chad Livengood, Bill Ballenger and Alisha Green join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:38 am
Fri June 8, 2012

John Nixon | Off the Record OVERTIME 6/1/12

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. State Budget Director John Nixon, with Kyle Melinn, Zachary Gorchow, Paul Egan and Tim Skubick. #OTRwkar

TV Made in Michigan
4:16 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Off the Record | June 8, 2012

The panel discusses the completion of the state budget, Rep. Thad McCotter ends campaign for write-in votes and the Snyder recall effort ends.

The guest is John Nixon, the state budget director.

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TV Made in Michigan
1:45 pm
Fri June 1, 2012

2012 Mackinac Policy Conference - On Demand

Detroit Public Television

View sessions from the 2012 conference on demand here, for a limited time.

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