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Marta Dusseldorp stars as Janet King | Credit: ABC
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Janet King

Senior Prosecutor Janet King returns from maternity leave to confront a high-profile murder, and a conspiracy which will have shocking ramifications throughout the judicial system. Watch the first four episodes tonight!

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Nicole Lacroix
Classical WETA
Evening host of Classical WETA 90.9 FM

Nicole Lacroix

Nicole Lacroix is the weekday evening host on Classical WETA 90.9 FM. After receiving a degree in music from Trinity College, Lacroix spent fifteen years at WGMS in Washington, with stints at VOA, KDFC San Francisco and at Baltimore's WJHU and WBJC.

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PEG + CAT
Kids
WETA Kids

PEG + CAT

This animated preschool series follows the adorable, spirited Peg and her sidekick Cat as they embark on adventures and learn foundational math concepts and skills.

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Dame Diana Rigg portrays the glamorous divorcée detective Mrs. Adela Bradley | Credit: BBC
WETA UK
Thursdays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

The Mrs. Bradley Mysteries

Dame Diana Rigg, former host of Masterpiece Mystery! and former star of The Avengers, portrays the glamorous divorcée detective Mrs. Adela Bradley in The Mrs. Bradley Mysteries, a series of light whodunits set in 1920s England.

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DCI Banks
WETA UK
Thursdays at 10:00pm on WETA UK

DCI Banks

Stephen Tompkins stars as DCI Alan Banks, a police detective who unravels mysteries in the Yorkshire countryside.

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Local
Boundary Stones Local History Blog

When Elvis Played Washington

The king of rock 'n roll only performed in the DC area three times — once very early in his career and the other two near the end. But as you might imagine, they were pretty memorable shows.

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WETA Arts

WETA Arts spotlights local visual and performing art.

Test Your Classical Music IQ!

Can you identify the composer?

Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark | Credit: Courtesy of (C) Robert Viglasky/Mammoth Screen for MASTERPIECE

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Hispanic Heritage Month

WETA Television celebrates with special programming.

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Fun Places in DC

Fun Places in the D.C. Area

Fun Places in the D.C. Area

The Washington, D.C. area offers wonderful options for taking children on daytime adventures.

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Ken Burns Partnership

Ken Burns

Ken Burns Partnership

For more than 30 years, WETA has proudly partnered with Ken Burns to bring landmark documentaries to the nation.

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Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

ReadingRockets.org looks at how young children learn to read, why so many struggle, and what we can do to help.

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WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

Our connection to Washington includes educational efforts that reflect and serve our distinctive region.

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Ready to Learn

Ready To Learn

Ready to Learn

WETA Kids' Ready To Learn program offers free literacy workshops, conducted in English and Spanish, throughout the area.

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Community Calendar

WETA Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Looking for something to do around town? Want to get the word out about your group's event? Check out our calendar!

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Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

WETA is going out into the national capital region to highlight and explore under-the-radar activities.

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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

Local cultural organizations often make free tickets available to WETA listeners, viewers, and members. 

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Arlington History Videos

Arlington Historical Society Presents

Arlington History Videos

WETA has partnered with the Arlington Historical Society to tell stories about our area's past.

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WETA History

WETA History Timeline

Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.

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What's on Now

11:00PM Janet King
The Third Man
12:00AM Charlie Rose
1:00AM Tavis Smiley
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Classical WETA

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Symphony #7

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VivaLaVoce

Gustav Mahler

Das Lied von der Erde

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September 29
1907
Construction on the Washington National Cathedral begins as workmen lay the cornerstone and President Theodore Roosevelt addresses crowd of 10,000.
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WETA UK

Our UK channel offers the best of British television 24 hours a day! 

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