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April 16, 2017
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
1:00 am 
Beyond The Mirage: The Future of Water in the West   A prolonged drought in the West has put increased water pressure on the Colorado River and has fostered a unique blend of competition and collaboration among Western states. The search for solutions, some homegrown and some found abroad, will illuminate the path forward for the entire Colorado Basin and quite possibly the entire nation. BEYOND THE MIRAGE explores the West's water crisis in detail, including how Americans arrived at this situation. D

2:00 am 
Model T's to War: American Ambulances on the Western Front, 1914-1918   Between 1914 and 1917 - prior to the United States' entry into World War I - more than 3,000 American volunteers, paying their own passage, set sail for France to aid the war effort. MODEL T's TO WAR focuses on the valiant work of the American Field Service, ambulance sections assigned to help the French Army in its fight against German forces. These young men drove Ford-built Model T's to the frontlines and saw their greatest glory in the battle of Verdun in 1916, when Field Service ambulances transported more than 250,000 wounded. D

3:00 am 
Yanks Fight The Kaiser: A National Guard Division in WWI   YANKS FIGHT THE KAISER: A NATIONAL GUARD DIVISION IN WWI employs archival photographs, silent movies, period newsreels and German war footage to piece together the story of one National Guard unit's contributions to the "War to End all Wars." The 26th "Yankee" Division, comprised of citizen-soldiers from all six New England states, arrived in France in the fall of 1917, ill-equipped and untrained. Their previous combat experience took place on the Mexican border, where they tried - unsuccessfully - to defeat Pancho Villa's army. D

4:00 am 

4:30 am 
Washington Week   NULL

5:00 am 

5:30 am 
Open Mind  "Dreams of the Heartland"  Guest: Peter Buttigieg. Mayor Peter Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana talks about democratic aspirations and values of the American Midwest. D

6:00 am 
Focus On Europe  "Russia: Putin's Plans to Tax"  Much of Germany's Turkish community opposes a proposed amendment to Turkey's constitution. Aid workers are trying to give Bucharest's street children a future by teaching them marketable skills such as circus tricks. And Putin's plan to tax the Garazhniki. D

6:30 am 
Global 3000  "Bride Kidnapping In Kyrgyzstan"  A woman kidnapped in broad daylight has to marry a man she doesn't know. It sounds like Hollywood, but it's bitter reality in Kyrgyzstan. D

7:00 am 
America ReFramed  "Reversing The Mississippi"  A visionary inventor in the Open Source Ecology movement has created a technology that could change the world, but is struggling to inspire his rag tag crew when he is joined by a charismatic and rebellious teacher from New Orleans who challenges him to become a true leader. D

8:00 am 
Beyond The Mirage: The Future of Water in the West   A prolonged drought in the West has put increased water pressure on the Colorado River and has fostered a unique blend of competition and collaboration among Western states. The search for solutions, some homegrown and some found abroad, will illuminate the path forward for the entire Colorado Basin and quite possibly the entire nation. BEYOND THE MIRAGE explores the West's water crisis in detail, including how Americans arrived at this situation. D

9:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Horses"  Outdoor Idaho profiles the West's love affair with the horse. Viewerswill learn a few tricks from a seasoned cowboy; and will witness the actual birth of a filly destined to run; go behind the scenes at the largest race track in the intermountain west; discover how Appaloosas are helping the Nez Perce Indians recover their traditions: and learn the rags-to-riches story of the famous Mustang Lady. D

9:30 am 
Dialogue  "Creating Virtual Reality: Nonny de la Pena"  Marcia Franklin talks with Nonny de la Pena about "immersive journalism."G

10:00 am 
MN Original   Marlon James earned the Man Booker Prize, one of the world's most respected literary awards, for his 2014 novel set in his native Jamaica. James Brenner engages the community when creating large-scale public art pieces. Sisters Bethany Valentini and Jenny Kapernick of the acoustic folk-duo The Ericksons started their musical careers as a way to cope with loss and personal tragedy. D

10:30 am 
New England Story for Sustaining The Sea   Off the shores of New England, in a region steeped in old maritime tradition, comes a modern wave of big ships, energy industries, and a changing climate, now testing the limits of an already crowded sea. But in a pioneering trial of far-sighted planning - pushed by blueprints for offshore wind energy - old residents and new are coming together to keep their ocean and livelihoods alive. D

11:00 am 
Portrait of a Landscape: The Flint Hills   See the beauty of the Flint Hills through a visually stunning portrait, photographed in high-definition digital perfection, featuring the glorious prairie during one of their most striking times of the year, Spring. D

11:30 am 
Start Up  "Two Girls, A Guy, and a Pizza Tour!"  Gary and the crew start in Chicago to meet with John, who created "Chicago Pizza Tours", a business that's taking a bite out of Chicago. Then they head to Pittsburgh to meet with Lori and Marybeth, the who started the new, hip youth clothing line "Yo Bro", apparel for little dudes! And last, they swing by Milwaukee to meet with Tim, the seasoned contractor and designer who built the "Iron Horse Hotel.". D

12:00 pm 

12:30 pm 
Washington Week   NULL

1:00 pm 
American Forum  "Is There A Solution for Income Inequality?"  Nobel Prize winner JOSEPH STIGLITZ on globalization, income inequality and the new era of President Donald Trump. Hosted by Pulitzer Prize-winner DOUGLAS BLACKMON. D

1:30 pm 
Open Mind  "Dreams of the Heartland"  Guest: Peter Buttigieg. Mayor Peter Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana talks about democratic aspirations and values of the American Midwest. D

2:00 pm 
Focus On Europe  "Russia: Putin's Plans to Tax"  Much of Germany's Turkish community opposes a proposed amendment to Turkey's constitution. Aid workers are trying to give Bucharest's street children a future by teaching them marketable skills such as circus tricks. And Putin's plan to tax the Garazhniki. D

2:30 pm 
Global 3000  "Bride Kidnapping In Kyrgyzstan"  A woman kidnapped in broad daylight has to marry a man she doesn't know. It sounds like Hollywood, but it's bitter reality in Kyrgyzstan. D

3:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Reversing The Mississippi"  A visionary inventor in the Open Source Ecology movement has created a technology that could change the world, but is struggling to inspire his rag tag crew when he is joined by a charismatic and rebellious teacher from New Orleans who challenges him to become a true leader. D

4:00 pm 
Beyond The Mirage: The Future of Water in the West   A prolonged drought in the West has put increased water pressure on the Colorado River and has fostered a unique blend of competition and collaboration among Western states. The search for solutions, some homegrown and some found abroad, will illuminate the path forward for the entire Colorado Basin and quite possibly the entire nation. BEYOND THE MIRAGE explores the West's water crisis in detail, including how Americans arrived at this situation. D

5:00 pm 
Trailblazers: The New Zealand Story   Thirty years ago New Zealand had the most government-controlled economy existing outside communist countries, and was on the verge of economic collapse. Today, the country is a driving force in international trade, economic leadership, and healthy environmental practices. The country is also the global leader in sustainable fishing practices. D

6:00 pm 
Idaho Reports   The Idaho Reports crew provides reporting and analysis of Idaho issues around the state and in Congress.G

6:30 pm 
Homecoming: The Impact On Our Veterans   NET News talks with veterans from different wars, as well as military experts and a psychologist to look at the impact of a homecoming on a soldier - even decades after he or she returns from war. The program also highlights a second homecoming some 60 years in the making for Nebraska Korean War veterans. D

7:00 pm 
An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story   An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story tells Niebuhr's story through photographs, recordings, and interviews with his former students, his daughter, and eminent public figures including New York Times writer David Brooks, Civil Rights icon Andrew Young, Susannah Heschel and others. It also includes academic experts who discuss his life and influence. The stories and insights that emerge are critical to preserving and portraying Niebuhr's seminal role in American life. D

8:00 pm 
Let There Be Light   Follow the grand masters of stained glass art, artist Rowan LeCompte and craftsman Dieter Goldkuhle, as they create their last great series of windows for Washington National Cathedral. Rowan began making stained glass windows at the age of 14 and designed his first window for Washington National Cathedral (the sixth largest cathedral in the world, with more than 200 stained glass windows), at the age of 16. He spent almost 70 years studying, drawing and creating architectural stained glass and mosaics for a multitude of locations.G

9:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Horses"  Outdoor Idaho profiles the West's love affair with the horse. Viewerswill learn a few tricks from a seasoned cowboy; and will witness the actual birth of a filly destined to run; go behind the scenes at the largest race track in the intermountain west; discover how Appaloosas are helping the Nez Perce Indians recover their traditions: and learn the rags-to-riches story of the famous Mustang Lady. D

9:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Creating Virtual Reality: Nonny de la Pena"  Marcia Franklin talks with Nonny de la Pena about "immersive journalism."G

10:00 pm 
Nature  "Viva Puerto Rico"  Puerto Rico is a tropical island infused with unique natural wonders but the native wildlife is threatened with extinction. Meet a charismatic group of scientists dedicated to saving Puerto Rico's "enchanting" animals like manatees, parrots, coqui frogs, and turtles. D

11:00 pm 
An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story   An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story tells Niebuhr's story through photographs, recordings, and interviews with his former students, his daughter, and eminent public figures including New York Times writer David Brooks, Civil Rights icon Andrew Young, Susannah Heschel and others. It also includes academic experts who discuss his life and influence. The stories and insights that emerge are critical to preserving and portraying Niebuhr's seminal role in American life. D

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Sunday
April 16, 2017
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View Prime Time
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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