TV Made in Michigan

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1:53 pm
Mon November 12, 2012

Silver Bells in the City - LIVE on WKAR-TV

Friday night at 6 p.m. on WKAR-TV, watch the annual Silver Bells in the City festivities LIVE from downtown Lansing.

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TV Made in Michigan
8:36 am
Mon November 12, 2012

Pacific Theatre | The War: Michigan Voices

Watch it online now. Oral histories from Michigan veterans who served in the Pacific theatre of World War II.

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TV Made in Michigan
8:12 am
Mon November 12, 2012

European Theatre | The War: Michigan Voices

Watch it online now. Oral histories from Michigan veterans who served in the European theatre during World War II.

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TV Made in Michigan
12:00 am
Mon November 12, 2012

The War: Michigan Voices

Watch it online now. Michigan veterans of World War II recall their experiences in the European and Pacific theatres.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:19 am
Thu November 8, 2012

Off the Record | November 9, 2012

Demas, Livengood, Gorchow, Pluta, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

Correspondents Edition. The panel discusses the presidential race, ballot plans, and the Michigan Congressional and House races.

Zachary Gorchow, Rick Pluta, Susan Demas and Chad Livengood join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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2:03 pm
Thu November 1, 2012

Off the Record | November 2, 2012

Ballenger, Christoff, Riley and Stokes join Skubick, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

Correspondents Edition. The panel discusses the battle for the White House, ballot proposals, and the Michigan Congressional and House contests.

Bill Ballenger, Chris Christoff, Rochelle Riley and Chuck Stokes join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.
 

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9:29 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Off the Record | October 26, 2012

Joel Ferguson (D) & Melanie Foster (R) MSU Board of Trustees, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses ballot proposals, the presidential race and the House race.

The guests are Joel Ferguson (D) and Melanie Foster (R), candidates for MSU Board of Trustees.

Karen Bouffard, Susan Demas and Paul Egan join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
8:00 am
Fri October 26, 2012

"Off the Record" Hosts MSU Board of Trustees Candidates

Off the Record with Tim Skubick presents a debate between two candidates for the Michigan State University Board of Trustees in the October 26 episode of the weekly capitol affairs program from WKAR.

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3:40 pm
Thu October 18, 2012

Off the Record | October 19, 2012

The panel discusses the State Senate's approval of Blue Cross bill and how the second debate played in Michigan.

The guests are Mark Brewer, state Democratic chair and Bobby Schostak, state Republican chair.

Bill Ballenger, Kyle Melinn and Chad Livengood join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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10:49 am
Fri October 12, 2012

Off the Record OVERTIME | Mark Hackel | Post-program Q&A | 10/12/12

After the episode taping concludes, guests and panel continue to chat. Macomb County Executive with Bill Ballenger, Chirs Christoff, Chuck Stokes, and Tim Skubick. #OTRwkar 

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3:46 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

Off the Record | October 12, 2012

The panel discusses ballot plans, the controversy over the citizenship check off box and the vice presidential debate.

The guest is Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel.

Bill Ballenger, Chris Christoff and Chuck Stokes join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.


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11:33 am
Fri October 5, 2012

Off the Record OVERTIME | Prop 3 Debate Post-program Q&A | 10/05/12

After the episode taping concludes, guests and panel continue to chat. Dianne Byrum and Ken Sikkema debate Prop 3, the renewable energy proposal with Karen Bouffard, John Lindstrom, Kyle Melinn, and Tim Skubick.

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4:34 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Off the Record | October 5, 2012

The panel discusses how the first presidential debate played in Michigan.

Later on Ken Sikkema and Dianne Byrum debate Prop 3, the renewable energy proposal.

Kyle Melinn, Karen Bouffard and John Lindstrom join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.


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TV Made in Michigan
10:55 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Off the Record OVERTIME | Gene Clem Post-program Q&A | 9/28/12 | WKAR PBS

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. Gene Clem from the West Michigan Tea Party Alliance with Ron Dzwonkowski, Zack Gorchow, Emily Lawler, and Tim Skubick.#OTRwkar 

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9:29 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Off the Record | September 28, 2012

The panel discusses a possible re-do of the emergency manager law and will Mike Duggan run for Detroit mayor?

The guest is Gene Clem, from the West Michigan Tea Party.

Ron Dwonkowski, Zachary Gorchow and Emily Lawler join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
10:59 am
Mon September 24, 2012

Charlie Owens | Off the Record OVERTIME | 9/11/12

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. Charlie Owens , lobbyist, Independent Businesses with Bill Ballenger, Susan Demas, Chad Livengood, and Tim Skubick.
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TV Made in Michigan
3:27 pm
Thu September 20, 2012

Off the Record | September 21, 2012

The panel discusses the new presidential poll and the U.S. Senate race.

The Guest is Charlie Owens a lobbyist for Independent Businesses.

Chad Livengood, Susan Demas and Bill Ballenger join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

The version of this program at video.wkar.org has been delayed due to technical reasons. The program is available at youtube:

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TV Made in Michigan
8:50 pm
Wed September 19, 2012

Special Edition Game 2 | QuizBusters Season 24

WATCH IT NOW: Mid-Michigan personalities and community leaders compete. With Jake Boss Jr., Bob Hoffman, Renee Canady and Kat Cooper against Evan Pinnsonault, Robin Miner-Swartz, Terry Braverman and Chad Badgero.

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TV Made in Michigan
8:46 pm
Wed September 19, 2012

Special Edition Game 1 | QuizBusters Season 24

WATCH IT NOW: Mid-Michigan personalities and community leaders compete. With Scott Westerman, Jen Sygit, Guy Sanville and Sue Carter competing against Lynn Jondahl, Greg Adaline, Molly Fillmore and Mike Hughes.

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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
w.r. richards WKAR

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

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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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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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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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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.

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