Our channels will be down

I just wanted to let our viewers know that on Thursday morning (August 2nd) all of our channels will be down for a while.  All of the equipment in our back server room is connected to battery back-ups so in case the power goes out the channels will keep playing.  One of our producers noticed last week that one of the battery back-ups was giving a warning beeping noise that means it’s going to fail soon.  I ordered new batteries and they are in the sever room ready for installation.  ICTV staff will make the swap with new batteries on Thursday morning.  They are heavy and it’s difficult to m

2018 Elections: Candidate Close-Ups

ICTV will be airing The 2018 Election Candidate Close-Ups program on its Public Access Channels. This program features a close-up of the candidates running for State and County elections this November. Candidates were invited to the ICTV studios to speak about their campaigns. Elections featured include: Itasca County Commissioner, Itasca County Attorney, Itasca County Treasurer/Auditor, Itasca County Sheriff, Minnesota House of Representatives, United States Senator, and United States Senator Special Election. Minnesota Primary Elections are on August 14th, 2018.

Mary Ellen Haupert and Friends

All summer long, ICTV will be airing the 2018 Summer Concert Series on its Public Access Channels. This week’s concert is, “Mary Ellen Haupert & Friends’”. Performed at United Methodist Church, this concert features three classical pieces performed by Mary Ellen Haupert on piano and Heidi Wick on horns. You can see Mary Ellen and Heidi perform during the 2018 Bonfire Chamber Music Festival. The festival is on July 26th and 27th at the Reif Center. The 2018 Summer Concert Series airs every Friday at 7PM.