On-Air Highlights

WITF TV Picks for the week of April 3, 2016

Written by John Kinzer, Production/Continuity Specialist witf | Apr 1, 2016 12:00 PM

Sunday April 3 at 8:00pm - Call the Midwife - Witness a couple's disagreement over the future of their child, born without arms and legs. Patsy, elated to find Delia fully recovered from her accident, is dismayed to learn that Delia's mother wants her to move back home to Wales.
Monday April 4 at 8:00pm - Antiques Roadshow - Discover hidden treasures in Tucson, such as a Jackie Robinson archive from around 1938, a 1960 GMT Master model Rolex with the original box and papers, and diamond and onyx jewelry, ca. 1920. Can you guess the top find of the night?
Tuesday April 5 at 10:00pm - Frontline - Investigate the accusations of criminality and corruption that have surrounded Vladimir Putin's reign in Russia. Tracing his career back over two decades, "Putin's Way" reveals how the accumulation of wealth and power has led to autocratic rule and the specter of a new Cold War.  
Wednesday April 6 at 9:00pm - NOVA - The Vikings were pioneering warriors, expert seafarers and colonists of the North Atlantic realm. The Vikings even claimed in their sagas to have reached America. Now, Dr. Sarah Parcak uncovers new clues about their legendary expeditions and settlements..
Thursday April 7 at 9:00pm - Father Brown - The circus brings death to Kembleford when a clown is murdered. Father Brown must determine who the killer is and why a parishioner has agreed to marry the sinister wizard Welkin.
Friday April 8 at 9:00pm - Jazz - Follow musicians Louis Armstrong, Bessie Smith, Bix Beiderbecke, Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Sidney Bechet, Ethel Waters and Duke Ellington, who begins his incomparable career as the pre-eminent composer in jazz history.
Saturday April 9 at 7:00pm - Race for the Senate: Democratic Candidates Debate - As Pennsylvanians prepare to head to the polls on April 26, find out where the Democratic canditates, vying for Republican senator Pat Toomey's seat, stand on the issues.  Hear from John Fetterman, Katie McGinty and Joe Sestak, live from The University Park Campus of Penn State. 

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