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Monday, June 18 , 2012

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Program Highlights

Space Shuttle: A Horizon Guide

Space Shuttle The Shuttle story has been characterized by incredible triumphs, but blighted by devastating tragedies–and the BBC and Horizon have chronicled every step of its career.

Thursday, June 21, 8pm

William & Mary

William and Mary Widowed father of two William Shawcross (Martin Clunes) falls for midwife Mary (Julie Graham) as soon as he sees her picture at an up-market dating agency. But their first date doesn't go entirely according to plan.

Sunday, June 24, 9pm

Mariachi High: PBS Summer Arts Festival 2012

Mariachi High

Mariachi High documents a year in the life of competitive high school mariachi musicians from nerve-racking band auditions to the thrill of the 2010 Mariachi Vargas Extravaganza in San Antonio, graduation and beyond.

Friday, June 29, 8pm

POV: My Reincarnation


Filmed over 20 years by documentarian Jennifer Fox, My Reincarnation chronicles the story of exiled Tibetan Buddhist master Chogyal Namkhai Norbu and his Western-born son, Yeshi, with intimate access to both the family and H.H. The Dalai Lama.

Sunday, June 24, 10:30pm
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Tales of the Road: Highway 61

Tales of the Road Tales of the Road-Highway 61 is a fascinating ride with Cathy Wurzer down the iconic highway from Minnesota's far northern tip to its southern border.

Wednesday, June 20, 8pm

MN Original:Karen Gustafson + Communist Daughter

MNO Art historian Julie L’Enfant; printmaker Kent Aldrich and the Nomadic Press; graphite artist Karen Gustafson; and indie rock band Communist Daughter (pictured)

Sunday, June 24, 6pm
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Monday, June 25, 7pm

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Featured Online Video

Wild Ryce: Boy Meets Boy

Boy Meets Boy The Out and About Theater produces plays that show the gay lifestyle in a positive and sympathetic light. See how this theater is attracting a bigger and broader following.

Original Broadcast Date: October 1979
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NewsNight: Lesbian Epiphanies

Lesbian Epiphanies NewsNight's Stephanie Mosher talks with Karol Jensen, author of Lesbian Epiphanies: Women Coming Out in Later Life about her own voyage of self-discovery and the challenges faced by other women in similar circumstances.

Original Broadcast Date: February 2000

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Curious George

Curious GeorgeJune 25 begins “Monkey Business Week” and Curious George is trying out a variety of new occupations! Don’t miss the premiere of “George Buys a Kite/Train of Light” on Monday June 25th.

Weekdays, 8am & 5:30pm

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