September Programming Highlights

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Featured Program

Frontline: Ebola Outbreak

From the epicenter of the Ebola outbreak, FRONTLINE follows health officials tracking the deadly disease and trying to stop its rampant spread. With special access to teams fighting Ebola in Sierra Leone, learn how the outbreak is endangering health-care workers, overwhelming hospitals and getting worse.

Wednesday, September 17 at 10:00pm. Explore Frontline

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River Voices: A Portrait
of an American River

In 1937, the Ohio River of Portsmouth, Ohio reached an astounding 74.23 feet and more than 32,000 people were displaced. The river left behind unimaginable devastation but the community summoned its strength and responded with a massive cleanup effort.

Tuesday, September 30 at 8:00pm.

NOVA: Vaccines:
Calling the Shots

Examine the science behind vaccinations, the return of preventable diseases and the risks of opting out. This program takes viewers around the world to track epidemics, explore the science behind vaccinations, and shed light on the risks of opting out.

Sunday, September 28 at 7:00pm.

View upcoming NOVA episodes.
NOVA airs most Sundays at 7:00pm with an encore performance on Thursdays at 11:00pm.

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Austin City Limits

Explore the best original music—including contemporary and traditional rock, blues, country, folk, soul and world-beat—in uninterrupted full concerts recorded live in Austin. Recognized by Time magazine as one of the 10 most influential music programs of all time.

Fridays at 11:00pm.
Saturdays at 10:00pm.
Explore and watch Austin City Limits

The Whitney Reynolds Show

This is that show—one committed to having fun, inspiring millions and making a difference. Whitney Reynolds' news background and passion for people have been combined to create a weekly talk show unlike any other. The program also features local segments by WQPT's own Lora Adams.

Sundays at 4:00pm.
Wednesdays at 2:00pm.
Explore The Whitney Renyolds Show website.

Featured Program

Great Plains: America’s Lingering Wild

This two-part documentary, based on the book of the same name by Nebraska photographer Michael Forsberg, examines the states that compose the Great Plains. This beautifully-filmed program captures the places and creates that survive after 150 years of settlement.

Part 1: Tuesday, September 9 at 8:00pm.
Part 2: September 16 at 8:00pm.