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Monday, July 2, 2012

Have a great Fourth of July holiday, and don’t forget that one of the biggest fireworks shows around takes place right here on tpt. Watch A Capitol Fourth, airing at 8pm and again at 9:30pm.

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Program Highlights

A Capitol Fourth 2012

Capitol Fourth Celebrate America's birthday with A Capitol Fourth, an Independence Day tradition! Enjoy musical performances and fireworks, broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol.

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Wednesday, July 4, 8pm

Midsomer Murders

Midsomer Murders DCI Barnaby's plans to move to the village of Fletcher's Cross are disrupted when the wife of a landowner is killed with a cricket bat while out walking her dog.

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Friday, July 6, 9:25pm
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Masterpiece Mystery!: Inspector Lewis: The Soul of Genius

Inspector Lewis

When the body of an obsessive Oxford English professor is discovered ritually buried, Lewis and Hathaway soon find that multiple riddles are in need of solving from an intellectual rivalry with the professor's brother to an amateur detective's incessant meddling.

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Sunday, July 8, 8pm

Queen & Country

Queen & Country

Celebrate Queen Elizabeth’s golden jubilee by learning about some of her more surprising possessions, including Westminster Abbey and Chapels Royal.

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Sunday, July 15, 7pm

Elizabeth I: Killer Queen?

Elizabeth Investigate a real-life murder mystery that has gone unsolved for 450 years. Did a controversial affair between Elizabeth I and Robert Dudley lead to a savage murder?

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Tuesday, July 10, 8pm

ECHO: Voting and the Democratic Process

ECHO This month, ECHO presents “Voting and the Democratic Process,” discussing voting eligibility, how to register to vote, voting on Election Day, and getting involved in ways other than voting.

Sunday, July 1-8, 7 & 7:30pm
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Funny Show About the Weather, A Summer

Funny Show about the Weather Summer Although considered a short season by most Minnesotans, everyone takes advantage of the the outdoor activities.

Original Broadcast Date: February 1998
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Mosquito! Legend of the Mosquito

MosquitoA fun and lighthearted look at mosquitos in Minnesota. Learn about the history and science behind the mosquito's rise to power in Minnesota.

Original Broadcast Date: April 1987

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History of Minnesota Mosquito Control

History of Mosquito Control Mosquito control is needed now more than ever with diseases like West Nile Virus. This is the history of mosquito control.

Original Broadcast Date: June 2008

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Super Why! Royal Reading Week

Super WhyJoin Whyatt and friends for “Royal Reading Week,” including five episodes based on royal fairytales.

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Weekdays, July 2-6, 9am

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