wkar TV Schedule

Thursday, October 15
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Program
9:00 AM
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
“Daniel and Miss Elaina Play Rocketship; Daniel Plays at the Castle”
Daniel's play date with Miss Elaina goes awry when their toys break, but Lady Elaine helps them realize they can still have fun by using their imaginations; Daniel is excited to explore Prince Wednesday's rock collection.
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9:30 AM
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
“Friends Help Each Other; Daniel Helps O Tell a Story”
Daniel helps Katerina Kittycat when the tea party she planned for her stuffed animals doesn't go as planned; Daniel uses his imagination to finish a story when the last page in a book he's reading with O the Owl is missing.
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10:00 AM
Colonial Williamsburg
“The Balance of Power”
The executive, legislative and judicial branches of government are discussed.
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11:00 AM
Dinosaur Train
“Carla Cretoxyrhina: Train Trouble”
The Pteranodons meet a shark who's much nicer than her reputation would suggest; speedy dinosaur brothers Oren and Ollie join the gang on a train trip, and when engine trouble occurs, they sprint to the roundhouse to retrieve another engine.
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11:30 AM
Dinosaur Train
“The Amazing Michelinoceras Brothers; Dad's Day Out”
The Pteranodons enjoy a synchronized-swimming show while on an underwater trip to see brothers Max and Mitch Michelinoceras; a day with Dad at Big Pond is interrupted by rain, sending everyone scurrying into a cave.
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12:00 PM
Peg + Cat
“The Cold Camel Problem; The Einstein Problem”
Cleopatra's camel wanders off to find a more comfortable climate; Peg and a friend search for a lost Cat.
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12:30 PM
Peg + Cat
“The Wonderland Problem; The Bat Mitzvah Problem”
Peg and Cat eat berries to grow bigger or smaller in their quest to get back Peg's stick from the Queen of Hearts; and Peg and Cat keep an eye on Uncle Phil during Tessa's Bat Mitzvah.
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1:00 PM
Colonial Williamsburg
“The Balance of Power”
The executive, legislative and judicial branches of government are discussed.
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2:00 PM
Sesame Street
“Calm Down and Think, Elmo”
Elmo wants to win a new bicycle horn on a game show called "Calm Down and Think."
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2:30 PM
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!
“Many Ants Make Light Work; Nest Best Thing”
Nick and Sally learn the value of teamwork on a visit to an ant colony. Later, the Cat introduces them to Mrs. Robin, who teaches them how to build a bird's nest.
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3:00 PM
Curious George
“Curious George and the Dam Builders; Curious George's Low High Score”
George meets a family of beavers and builds a dam like theirs, but a heavy rainfall washes both dams away. Also: George is confused by mini-golf, where low scores beat high scores.
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3:30 PM
Cyberchase
“The Guilty Party”
Digit and the kids are asked to solve a mystery and prove a person innocent of theft, but eyewitnesses say that the accused is guilty.
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4:00 PM
Arthur
“To Eat or Not to Eat; S.W.E.A.T.”
A candy bar makes people act strange; the kids learn relaxation techniques to help them deal with the anxiety of taking an aptitude test.
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4:30 PM
Odd Squad
“Soundcheck Part Deux; Jinx”
Members of Soundcheck go missing; the entire Odd Squad comes down with a case of the jinx.
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5:00 PM
Wild Kratts
“Bad Hair Day”
The Season 2 premiere finds Chris and Martin helping a lost lion return to its pride, which is being threatened by two intruder lions.
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5:30 PM
Wild Kratts
“Aardvark Town”
Chris and Martin help an aardvark return to its burrow.
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6:00 PM
BBC World News America
A comprehensive news bulletin and analysis-based show.
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6:00 PM
BBC World News America
News from around the world is presented.
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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.
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7:00 PM
PBS NewsHour
Covering national and international issues, originating from Washington, D.C.
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8:00 PM
Michigan Out-of-Doors
A series aimed at outdoor-sports enthusiasts focuses on hunting and fishing. Also: wildlife and scenic areas around the state.
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8:30 PM
Under the Radar Michigan
A magazine that highlights Michigan's people and businesses.
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9:00 PM
The This Old House Hour
“The Kitchen Came Tumbling Down”
Plants are removed to make way for the porch; the demolition to open up the kitchen begins; a determination is made on how the weight of the house will be supported; and the window pulley systems are repaired. In the second half: chainsaw safety.
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10:00 PM
On Story
“A Conversation With Damon Lindelof”
Damon Lindelof reflects on his successes, including "Lost." Also: Dean Loxton's "Metro 7 Bis," about a woman's encounter with a stranger in Paris.
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10:30 PM
Current Sports
A look at the upcoming weekend in sports.
11:00 PM
Charlie Rose
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