On-Air Highlights

WITF TV Picks for the week of July 2, 2017

Written by John Kinzer, Production/Continuity Specialist witf | Jun 28, 2017 12:24 PM

Sunday July 2 at 8:00pm - My Mother and Other Strangers -  Find out if Nurse Tillie comes to the rescue in time and see why stolen paint provokes a theological crisis. Capt. Dreyfuss gives Rose a heads-up.
Monday July 3 at 10:00pm - POV - Obaidah Zytoon captures the fate of Syria through the intimate lens of a circle of friends. Beginning with peaceful Arab Spring protests in 2011, take a four-year, ground-level look at how the country spiraled into bloody civil war.
Tuesday July 4 at 8:00pm - A Capitol Fourth - Celebrate our country's 241st birthday with an all-star musical extravaganza broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. With cameras positioned around the city, viewers are front and center for the greatest display of fireworks anywhere.
Wednesday July 5 at 9:00pm - Great Yellowstone Thaw - It's summer in Yellowstone, and with soaring temperatures and drought comes the risk of wildfires. When a major blaze breaks out in the Beartooth Mountains, wildlife cameraman Jeff Hogan scrambles a team to see if the family of Great Gray Owls he's been following all year has survived.
Thursday July 6 at 9:00pm - Last Tango in Halifax - Celia builds bridges with Alan and accepts Gary into her life, despite her initial reservations. Although relations with Caroline are still fraught, Celia doesn't hesitate to stand by her side when she receives some devastating news.
Friday July 7 at 10:00pm - Dark Angel on Masterpiece - Joanne Froggatt, who stole the hearts of millions of viewers as Anna on "Downton Abbey," stars in a totally different role in this spine-tingling drama - the notorious Victorian poisoner Mary Ann Cotton, Britain's first female serial killer.
Saturday July 8 at 10:00pm - Grantchester - When several villagers become ill at the local cricket match, Geordie and Sidney must determine if it was an accident or something more sinister. Sidney and Amanda learn that their secret isn't so secret after all.

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