wkar TV Schedule

Friday, August 29
5:30 PM
Wild Kratts
“Let the Rhinos Roll!”
The team learns that Zach Varmitech is kidnapping rhinos from the African savanna in order to create super rhino-dozers. Along the way, they learn about symbiotic relationships and how different animals defend themselves.
high definition
6:00 PM
BBC World News America
News from around the world is presented.
6:30 PM
Nightly Business Report
A long-running weeknight business-news magazine that includes market reports, company information, CEO interviews and economic commentary. `NBR' began as a local broadcast in Miami in 1979.
7:00 PM
PBS NewsHour
Covering national and international issues, originating from Washington, D.C.
high definition
8:00 PM
Washington Week With Gwen Ifill
Topics include the U.S. strategy for dealing with ISIS; the challenges created by Russia's involvement in Ukraine; why U.S. corporations are seeking to merge with foreign partners; and the major issues for voters leading into the midterm elections.
high definition
8:30 PM
Off the Record
State government issues and events are examined.
9:00 PM
BackStage Pass
“Lowdown Brass Band”
The Lowdown Brass Band perform.
high definition
10:00 PM
American Masters
“Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning”
A profile of photographer Dorothea Lange (1895-1965), who captured iconic images of the Great Depression, Dust Bowl and WWII Japanese-American internment camps, by her granddaughter (and acclaimed cinematographer) Dyanna Taylor.
high definition