Skip to main content

PRESS RELEASE

APTS Presents Senator Tom Harkin With Its First-Ever Lifetime Achievement Award
APTS today presented its first-ever Lifetime Achievement Award to Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA).
APTS Presents Senator John D. Rockefeller IV With Champion of Public Broadcasting Award
APTS today presented its Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to Senator John D. Rockefeller IV (D-WV).
APTS Presents The 2014 National Advocacy Award to Dorothy Pacella, Executive Director, Friends of THIRTEEN, Inc.
APTS today presented Dorothy Pacella, executive director of the Friends of THIRTEEN, Inc., with the 2014 National Advocacy Award for her exceptional efforts in furthering public television’s...
APTS Presents The 2014 National Advocacy Award to Gail Sande, Member of the Board of Trustees, KNPB Public Broadcasting
APTS today presented Gail Sande, Member of the Board of Trustees, KNPB Public Broadcasting, with the 2014 National Advocacy Award for her exceptional efforts in furthering public television’s...
APTS Presents Congressman Don Young With Champion of Public Broadcasting Award
APTS today presented its Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to Congressman Don Young (R-AK).
APTS Presents The 2014 David J. Brugger Lay Leadership Award to Edmund Driggs
APTS today presented the David J. Brugger Lay Leadership Award to Edmund Driggs for his outstanding work as an advocate for public television in his community and on the national scene.
APTS Presents Governor Mike Pence With Champion of Public Broadcasting Award
APTS today presented its Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to Governor Mike Pence (R-IN).
Association of Public Television Stations Elects New Board Leaders, Members
APTS today announced the election of new leadership positions to its Board of Trustees, the election of five new members to its Board of Trustees and the re-election of two current members to...
APTS Statement on Chairman Wheeler's Blog Post on Channel Sharing
APTS president and CEO Patrick Butler issued the following statement in response to the blog post “Channel Sharing: A New Opportunity for Broadcasters” by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler.
APTS Statement on FCC Chairman Wheeler’s Plans on Timing of the Spectrum Incentive Auction Rules
Patrick Butler, president and chief executive officer of APTS, made the following statement in response to the blog posted by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler.

Latest News

Meet with SPOCs and Promote Public Television's Role in Public Safety

Resources are available to ensure successful and informative meetings with your SPOC.
news
President's Budget Proposes Elimination of Public Media Finding

Together, we can overcome this federal funding threat.
news

The Signal

THE SIGNAL - May 2017

Congress Passes FY 2017 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Funding Public Media; Presidential Budget Proposes Elimination of Public Broadcasting Funding; FCC Initiates Proposals That Benefit Public Broadcasting; APTS Files Joint Comments on the Implementation of ATSC 3.0
The Signal
THE SIGNAL - April 2017

Public Media Funding Included in FY 2017 Omnibus Appropriations Bill; Protect My Public Media Gathers Record Numbers on Advocacy Initiatives; FCC Releases Final Public Notice on Spectrum Auction.
The Signal