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5:00 pm 
Father Brown  "The Resurrectionists"  Father Brown is determined to find out why the body of a young man was taken from his graveyard.G
5:46 pm 
Science Trek  "Trees: The Basics"  Trees are the oldest, tallest and heaviest things on Earth. How do they grow and survive? Why are they essential to life on our planet? Find out more about trees.G
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour Weekend  "Police Alternatives to Guns"  Of the many difficult questions that surround police shootings in America, one has long been on the periphery: why is a gun, and by extension, deadly force, the option officers choose? Following the recent fatal police shooting of Stephon Clark in Sacramento, California, state lawmakers have proposed a bill to dramatically change the rules regulating officers' use of deadly force. If passed, it would allow police to legally fire their weapons only when no reasonable alternatives are available. But what exactly are those alternatives? And are police officers being trained to use them? NewsHour Weekend's Christopher Booker reports on private companies and law enforcement agencies pressing for change. D
6:30 pm 
British Antiques Roadshow  "Bowood House 1"  NULL
7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Restoring Rivers"  In our headlong search for riches, we humans haven't alwaysbeen kind to rivers, damming them, straightening them, running them through concrete channels, all in an effort to gain complete control. Restoring Rivers explores what is happening on the ground - on the Portneuf, the Yankee Fork, the Blackfoot, and the Kootenai Rivers - as scientists and river managers seek to restore waterways, using new approaches.G
7:30 pm 
Idaho Experience  "Taking The Reins"  Many women of the American West engaged in unpaid servitude and sacrifice- but for some, the West afforded a light of freedom and equality. Taking the Reins offers two such examples. Katherine Caroline Wilkins was born in 1857 in the Oregon Territory, the daughter of fortune-seeking pioneers. She parlayed 40 dollars into a fortune and became one of the most successful horse sellers in the United States. The show also features a contemporary of Wilkins, May Arkwright Hutton. Born poor in Ohio and abandoned by her parents, Hutton would become one of the richest women in the American West. Hutton ran a boarding house in the Wallace area while also investing in mines, including the Hercules, which turned out to be on top of a huge silver vein. Hutton and her husband used their newfound wealth to help many people and causes.G
8:00 pm 
National Memorial Day Concert   Join co-hosts Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna for the 29th broadcast of this night of remembrance honoring the service and sacrifice of our men and women in uniform, their families at home and all those who have given their lives for our country. D
9:30 pm 
Idaho Homefront: World War II   Idahoans and the nation go to war in 1941 - some far away, some here at home. The times are intense and a generation raised during the Great Depression comes of age under the gun. This Idaho Public Television production meets men and women who experienced World War II on the battlefield and at home. They share their memories, their emotions and their knowledge of the era.G
10:30 pm 
Idaho Homefront: Of Camps and Combat   When more than 100,000 American Japanese were forced from the West Coast into internment camps, nearly 10,000 were held at the Minidoka Camp in Idaho. When the young men were at last allowed to volunteer to fight for their country and become part of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, some 1,000 volunteered from the Minidoka Camp. This is the story of Idaho's internment camp experiences and battle-seasoned veterans.G
11:00 pm 
Hinterland  "S2 E2"  The first series of Hinterland reached its bloody climax with DCI Tom Mathias' future hanging in the balance. Now, weeks later, our troubled detective is forced to return to the front line after an arson attack on an isolated farmhouse leaves a mother and child fighting for their lives. Drawn into a community of failing farms and long-standing feuds, Mathias and his partner DI Mared Rhys will be pushed to the brink as they try to solve this disturbing case. D
5:00 pm 
NOVA Wonders  "Can We Make Life?"  Discover the breakthroughs in genetic engineering enabling scientists to create and manipulate DNA as never before. Explore the promise and peril of CRISPR. Can we cure genetic diseases? Bring extinct animals back to life? Even edit our own genes?. D
6:00 pm 
7:00 pm 
Great American Read  "Launch"  Examine the power, passion and joy of reading through the lens of America's 100 best-loved books chosen by the public. The series features reflections from notable and everyday citizens, culminating in a vote to choose "America's Best-Loved Book."G
9:00 pm 
Louisa May Alcott: American Masters   Examine the literary double life of this celebrated author, who wrote scandalous works under a pseudonym. Elizabeth Marvel and Jane Alexander star. D
10:30 pm 
11:30 pm 
Great American Read  "Launch"  Examine the power, passion and joy of reading through the lens of America's 100 best-loved books chosen by the public. The series features reflections from notable and everyday citizens, culminating in a vote to choose "America's Best-Loved Book."G
5:00 pm 
DragonflyTV  "Los Angeles"  Milan and Harison go deep, comparing bottom feeders at the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific to those in the wild. While at the California Science Center's Big Lab, Max and Brian create model sailboats and the set sail in the Pacific to determine the most efficient design. And Dragonfly TV heads to the La Brea Tar Pits to check out the Ice Age inhabitants of L.A. D
5:30 pm 
Curious Crew  "Skeletal System"  Broken bones, tendon tricks, acidic exoskeletons and more! Explore the human skeletal system including bones, cartilage, ligaments, tendons, and joints; and how it stores calcium and phosphorous and produces blood cells. STEM Challenge: Making a no-hands crutch. Curious About Careers: Orthopedic surgeon and baseball team physician Julie Dodds on her career in sports medicine. D
6:00 pm 
Martha Bakes  "North American Cookie"  Since you can never have enough cookies, Martha updates three mouthwatering classics: maple cream sandwich cookies with buttery shortbread and a rich maple cream, an amped up chocolate chip cookie made with an astonishing amount of chocolate chips, and when it comes to oatmeal raisin cookies, bigger is always better! Something delicious for everyone!. D
6:30 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Steak and Veggies"  Host Bridget Lancaster shows host Julia Collin Davison how to make the best pan-seared flank steak with mustard-chive butter. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews carbon steel skillets in the Equipment Corner. Finally, test cook Becky Hays uncovers the secrets for making walkaway ratatouille. D
7:00 pm 
Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking  "Sante Fe, New Mexico"  Settled at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Santa Fe, New Mexico, is home to a culinary scene of mixed influences and Southwestern flavors and ingredients. In this episode of Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking, host Curtis Stone is joined by chef Martin Rios, co-owner of the award-winning Restaurant Martin in Sante Fe, and chef Leslie Chavez, who shares her strong background in catering and pastry in New Mexico. Together, they visit The Rooted Leaf and Celestial Bee, a farm that produces exquisite bee honey and fresh, highly cared-for produce. D
7:30 pm 
Joanne Weir's Plates and Places  "Olives"  Join Joanne and group of food bloggers in the California wine county to learn about olives and cook up an olive themed dinner. Recipes: Fried olives; Olive and dried fig tapenade; Warm marinated olives; Pissaladiere; Chickpea, herb and olive salad Provencal; Roast side of salmon with olive salsa verde; Olive oil cake. D
8:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Drafty Door, Clean Paintbrushes"  Tom uses multiple techniques to make a drafty door weathertight; Mauro demonstrates the most effective way to clean a paintbrush; Roger and Jenn test out a variety of battery operated lawn tools. D
8:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "England's Bath & York"  Rick takes in Medieval York and Georgian Bath, both easy sidetrips from London. He explores Roman hot springs, cruises canals, and marvels at England's finest Gothic church.G
9:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "The Road to Ruin"  Burt remembers a time when it was traditional for our governments to try and be responsive to the needs of the people. Apparently, it's a tradition that is dying out, so he travelled around the United States talking to people and trying to find out what is happening. Along the way, he discovers that each year, over $3 trillion of our taxes are wasted or stolen. D
9:30 pm 
Martha Bakes  "North American Cookie"  Since you can never have enough cookies, Martha updates three mouthwatering classics: maple cream sandwich cookies with buttery shortbread and a rich maple cream, an amped up chocolate chip cookie made with an astonishing amount of chocolate chips, and when it comes to oatmeal raisin cookies, bigger is always better! Something delicious for everyone!. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Steak and Veggies"  Host Bridget Lancaster shows host Julia Collin Davison how to make the best pan-seared flank steak with mustard-chive butter. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews carbon steel skillets in the Equipment Corner. Finally, test cook Becky Hays uncovers the secrets for making walkaway ratatouille. D
10:30 pm 
Ellie's Real Good Food  "It's My Party"  Ellie prepares an ensemble of make-ahead dishes that are designed so that both party-giver and partygoers can equally enjoy the festivities. All these dishes can be cooked and frozen ahead of time and then simply reheated at party time. Go ahead: enjoy your own party. D
11:00 pm 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "Hiker's Food"  In this episode, Tina visits Gamlestolen in the mountainous heartland of Norway. While there, she prepares baked trout with herbs wrapped in cured ham, grilled sirloin with vinegar butter and burnt lemon, and mutton sausages with mustard-marinated potatoes. D
11:30 pm 
Destination Craft with Jim West  "Peru"  Jim West travels to Cusco and Lima in Peru, South America where master artisans teach gourd carving, Peruvian pottery, and making a traditional retablo. He also crafts the perfect pan flute. Jim also makes a "ceviche" dish with a master chef, learns about silver jewelry making, and weaves colorful tapestries. D
5:00 pm 
City at War: Chicago   Narrated by television journalist, producer and news anchor Bill Kurtis, A CITY AT WAR: CHICAGO chronicles what happened in America's major cities during World War II. When President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) called on the country to become "an arsenal of Democracy" to defeat Axis powers Germany, Japan, and Italy, cities like Chicago, Detroit, New York, Los Angeles, and others transformed themselves into major producers of war material. Almost overnight, America's industrial might was unleashed on its enemies, with each city making unique contributions. D
6:00 pm 
Idaho Reports   NULL
6:30 pm 
Serving America: Memories of Peace Corps   A mix of archival film and photographs, along with personal stories from former volunteers, tells a story of service and idealism. Interviews convey the volunteers' passion, commitment and bravery as they lived and worked in developing countries. From almost fatal obstacles to spiritual epiphanies, these men and women describe their transformative experiences.G
7:00 pm 
India - Nature's Wonderland  "2 of 2"  Continue exploring India and meet a man who spent 30 years planting his own rainforest. On the way, encounter demoiselle cranes, tahr goats, one-horned rhinos, the tiny pika and lion-tailed macaques. Witness the mass hatching of olive ridley turtles. D
8:00 pm 
Doc World  "Out Run"  As leader of the world's only LGBT political party, Bemz Benedito dreams of being the first transgender woman in the Philippine Congress. But in a predominantly Catholic nation, rallying for LGBT representation in the halls of Congress is not an easy feat. Bemz and her eclectic team of queer political warriors must rethink traditional campaign strategies to amass support from unlikely places. D
9:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "A City Made of Stone"  What happens when a quiet sleepy corner of Idaho is finally discovered? What is lost and what is gained? Outdoor Idaho visits the silent City of Rocks to assess the impact of "being discovered."G
9:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Humorist Dave Barry: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist Dave Barry hams it up with host Marcia Franklin at the 2014 Sun Valley Writers' Conference, as the two talk about Barry's various misadventures in the Gem State--including tree-climbing, snowmobiling and trout fishing--and what he thinks the new motto for Idaho should be.G
10:00 pm 
Nature  "The World's Most Wanted Animal"  Join conservationist Maria Diekmann in the crusade to save pangolins, the most trafficked animal in the world. Learn about these little-known yet highly desired scaly mammals whose basic biology remains a mystery, hampering conservation efforts. D
11:00 pm 
India - Nature's Wonderland  "2 of 2"  Continue exploring India and meet a man who spent 30 years planting his own rainforest. On the way, encounter demoiselle cranes, tahr goats, one-horned rhinos, the tiny pika and lion-tailed macaques. Witness the mass hatching of olive ridley turtles. D
5:00 pm 
Pinkalicious & Peterrific  "Slumber Party/Puptastic"  Pinkalicious hosts a Princess of Pink slumber party, but one of her friends gets homesick and isn't sure she wants to spend the night! Pinkalicious, Lila and Jasmine imagine a friendly pink dragon named Gertie to help them out. / Pinkalicious is excited when the Plums let her puppy-sit Pinky, their cute but nervous poodle. To coax her to come out of her shell, Pinkalicious and Peter pretend to be dogs and get Pinky to start playing with them. D
5:30 pm 
Ready Jet Go!  "Sunday Drive"  "Sunday Drive" Parts 1 & 2 - After the Propulsions download their new version of their saucer dashboard operating system, things are out of whack. Their test drive to Mars - usually a simple trip - is complicated by the new dashboard. They zip to Venus and Saturn instead. D
6:00 pm 
Nature Cat  "The Shell Game/Heron Food Blues"  The Shell Game - Nature Cat and his pals are ready to play Ronald in their five-player volleyball championship match of the world! They've been practicing all week and are so ready! There's only one problem: their fifth player, Herbert the Hermit Crab, is having a little shell trouble. His shell doesn't fit anymore and he can't play volleyball without one. Can Nature Cat and the gang find the perfect shell to protect Herbert's little crabby belly in time for the game? Or will they be forced to forfeit, making Ronald the champion? Heron Food Blues - It's the annual Net-A-Fish-And-Toss-It-Back-A-Thon over at the pond! But something's not right - Nature Cat and his pals have netted exactly. D
6:30 pm 
Nature Cat  "The Queen of the Night/Space Rocks"  The Queen of the Night - Sweet jumping gerbils! Tonight is the one night a year that the Queen of the Night cactus blooms but the flower only lasts for a few hours! Daisy has always wanted to go to the desert to see it. But to find the flower in the great big desert - and in time - Nature Cat and the gang are sure going to need some help from new friends. Space Rocks - Nature Cat and his pals are on a top-secret, extremely important mission to find a real space rock for Squeeks' rock collection. D
7:00 pm 
Peg + Cat Mystery Hour   Peg and Cat invite you to join them for an hour of four all-new, back-to-back math mysteries!. D
8:00 pm 
Peg + Cat Mystery Hour   Peg and Cat invite you to join them for an hour of four all-new, back-to-back math mysteries!. D
9:00 pm 
Arthur  "Buster's Book Battle/on the Buster Scale"  Buster's Book Battle - Lakewood Elementary has just instituted IRP; a program where kids can earn points (and prizes!) for reading. Buster's thrilled and gets to work straight away! But will he earn enough points for a skateboard? On the Buster Scale - Buster and Brain never agree on movies. Buster rates every film a 10+, while Brain doesn't seem to like anything. D
9:30 pm 
Arthur  "Baseball Blues/Brain's Biggest Blunder"  Baseball Blues - It's Grebelings season and George can't wait to play! After all, no one knows more about baseball than George. But when he realizes knowledge of sinkers doesn't guarantee success in the field, will he throw in the towel? Brain's Biggest Blunder - When Brain gets teamed with Buster and Binky in the annual Arithmattack competition, he immediately enrolls Buster in binomial boot camp. Can Brain transform Buster into a mathematic marvel? Or will he be forced to eat humble pi?. D
10:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Having A Ball"  When Saul the Ball is disappointed that he can't play ball with Elmo and Rosita inside the house, Elmo and Rosita help him use his imagination to play other games. D
10:30 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "A Heck of a Neck/Gilbert Visits The Nest"  The Pteranodon kids have a Nature Trackers adventure when they meet Denise Diplodocus, a super-long, super big dinosaur. At first the kids mistake Denise's neck for a snake, and tail as a bridge. Later, Denise amazes the kids, telling them how hard it is for her to raise up her long, heavy neck. D
11:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "An Apatosaurus Adventure/Nature Art"  The Pteranodon kids visit the Jurassic Time Period to meet Apollo Apatosaurus, a huge, long-necked, long-tailed dinosaur who likes adventure. Apollo loves to whip his long tail, and does so as he leads the kids on a pretend adventure to find a hard-to-reach tree with yummy, delicious leaves! Mrs. Pteranodon cleans out the clutter from the family nest and the kids are amazed at the pile of stuff - leaves, flower petals, pieces of wood, and shells. Tiny stops Mom from throwing out all the stuff, determined that she and Buddy, Tiny, and Don will find a use for it all. D
11:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "Partner Pals/Ultimate Hide and Seek"  Splash and Bubbles have an argument and decide not to play together for a while. With the help of Dunk and Ripple, they learn how much better things go for each of them when they communicate and cooperate. Splash's friends think he is so good at hide and seek that they decide to challenge him to find sea creatures who can blend into the background, making them very hard to find. D

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