PBS North Carolina Powered by the UNC System educates, informs, entertains and inspires its statewide audience on-air, online and in-person. PBS NC offers the best of PBS and locally produced content across four over-the-air channels—PBS NC, the North Carolina Channel, Rootle 24/7 PBS KIDS and the Explorer Channel – and delivers digital-first content. In-person events engage communities and inspire action. Free resources and events spark curiosity for our state’s youngest learners, helping them reach their fullest potential. The statewide network also serves as the backbone for North Carolina’s emergency services. PBS North Carolina—a service for the public good.
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hours of programs produced about North Carolina annually
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Through local programming like My Home, NC, MUSE, Sci NC and more, PBS North Carolina highlights the tangible and intangible elements that make the state’s communities and people so unique.