StayTuned Update

Updates and notes on WKAR programs and events.

Tue., Jun. 2 at 8 p.m. on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | The Governor Jim Blanchard Public Service Forum presents An Evening with Madeleine Albright, former U.S. Secretary of State and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations. 

2020 National Memorial Day Concert | PBS Special

May 22, 2020
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Courtesy of Capital Concerts / PBS

Sun., May 24 at 8:00 p.m. on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | Tune in to this special  broadcast of America’s national night of remembrance, honoring the service and sacrifice of our men and women in uniform, their families at home, and all those who gave their lives for our country.

COVID-19: Answers and Insight

WATCH NOW HERE | Contact tracing increases as Michigan begins to reopen, and coping with COVID-19 stress.


WATCH NOW | How will COVID-19 impact outdoor summer activities in Michigan?


WATCH  NOW HERE | US Rep. Fred Upton and others discuss balancing business and safety during COVID-19.


WATCH  NOW HERE | What do Michigan small business owners need to know to survive the COVID-19 pandemic


Apr 29, 2020

Thu. Apr. 30 at 7pm on 105.1 FM and AM 870 (LIVE); 11pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 (pre-recorded) | WKAR presents a virtual town hall meeting with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, produced  by ABC12 in partnership with other Mid-Michigan television stations.


WATCH NOW | What financial support is available to Michigan residents as unemployment numbers surge?

Frontline: Coronavirus Pandemic

Apr 21, 2020
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Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAMS / CDC

WATCH HERE | Tue. Apr. 21 at 9pm on WKAR-TV and streaming at 7pm | A special report investigates the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic — from Washington State, where the first known case of COVID-19 in America was identified, to Washington D.C.


WATCH NOW | What impact will the COVID-19 federal stimulus package have on Michigan businesses and residents?