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Proposed Budget Cuts to CPB Could Negatively Affect Texas Tech Public Radio

Defunding the Corporation for Public Broadcast and eliminating federal funding to public media would be a significant blow to more than 1,200 public radio stations across the country that provide 41 million people every week with free over-the-air programming they can't find anywhere else. Texas Tech Public Radio provides news and information as well as music to the greater Lubbock community on the air and on digital platforms. KTTZ-FM provides non-commercial programming that informs,...

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Changing Constants: Diplomatic Challenges for the New Administration

The Office of International Affairs will welcome four distinguished former United States Ambassadors for Texas Tech's Second Annual Ambassadors' Forum at 5:30 p.m. March 27 regarding diplomatic challenges for President Trump's Administration. The event is free and open to the public at the International Cultural Center.

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Listen in as Tom McGovern visits with longtime friend, author and professor, Richard Bateman.

Communicators in a Cart Spring Premiere

Feb 23, 2017

Welcome back to the spring premiere of Communicators in a Cart with Chris Cook! This week he grabs coffee with Between Earth And Sky Executive Producer David Weindorf

PBS Kids at the Alamo: ODD SQUAD

Feb 22, 2017

Join the KTTZ Team March 11 from 10-12 PM at the Alamo Drafthouse for a screening of the ODD SQUAD show!

We Banjo 3

Feb 22, 2017

Mix the skills and strengths of the Flecktones with a bit of Punch Brothers and add a dash of Gaelic Storm and you get one of the best live acts to come out of Ireland in recent years. We Banjo 3 blends traditional Irish Music with Americana and Bluegrass affectionately described as "Celtgrass."

Newtown Screening Tonight at the Alamo Drafthouse

Feb 20, 2017

KTTZ-TV invites you to the new Independent Lens | PBS film Newtown. This important film explores the strength, courage and heart of the community after one of the most tragic events and deadliest school shooting in American history.

Victoria Encore Marathon and Season Finale

Feb 20, 2017

Join us for the MASTERPIECE | PBS Victoria encore marathon February 26 starting at 3 PM on KTTZ-TV Channel 5, then join us for the season finale March 5. 

KTTZ Meet the Team: Becky Ivey

Feb 20, 2017

KTTZ TV is continuing our MEET THE TEAM spotlight, where you can get to know a little more about the people who make all the magic happen at your local PBS station! Meet Becky Ivey, Marketing Director at KTTZ!

What is your favorite kind of cookie and why?

My favorite cookie is a thumb print cookie. I am not a fan of chocolate, so my options are slightly more limited. I love frosting and the simple deliciousness of a thumb print. Yum!

What is your favorite place to go in Lubbock?

The Lubbock Symphony Orchestra is hosting a one night only event "A Night at the Movies." 

We spoke with LSO President Mary Saathoff and Music Director David Cho about the evening featuring music from popular American Film. Clink on the audio link to hear all the details plus a sneak peak of the performance!

You can hear The Front Row weekdays on 89.1, Lubbock's Voice of the Arts.

The obesity epidemic continues to plague the United States and can cause diabetes, high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, coronary vascular disease, heart attack and even cancer.

In his first days of the Presidency, President Trump signed a slew of Executive Orders making good on campaign promises. We haven't seen that speed from Congressional Lawmakers.


Texas Tech Public Television and Radio gives you an inside look at the University. This KTTZ produced show highlights academic accomplishments and much more!