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LIVE TV Schedule

KBTC's live broadcast is available 24/7 from your local cable company, satellite service, and over the air -plus- watch the livestream online or with the PBS App. View, print, and download the monthly KBTC Viewer Guide here. 

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What We're Excited About

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You can now stream FNX on the KBTC website!

FNX | First Nations Experience is the first and only national broadcast television network in the United States exclusively devoted to Native American and World Indigenous content. Through Native-produced and themed documentaries, dramatic series, nature, cooking, gardening, children's, and arts programming, FNX strives to accurately illustrate the lives and cultures of Native people around the world.  Stream now!

It's Time for SUMMER TRAVEL on the PBS KIDS Video App!

PBS KIDS Summer of Adventure

Explore and play all summer long with a variety of free resources from PBS KIDS! Spark curiosity and creativity with hands-on activities and games supporting literacy, math, science, and fun. Get started here with summer fun for the whole family!

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"The game is on!" Sherlock is now on KBTC Passport

Ready for a devilishly clever distraction this summer? Sherlock, the fan (and critic) favorite starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, is available to stream now in the U.S. and Canada when you watch with KBTC Passport. Watch all four seasons online and with the free PBS App.

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Northwest Now - KBTC's Weekly Public Affairs Show

Northwest NowRacing Into The Past
Northwest Now Digital FirstRails To Trails
Northwest Now Digital FirstCAP Railbanking

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NHK World Japan

Japan's English-language public media television channel with a variety of programs produced and presented from Japanese and Asian perspectives. STREAM NOW

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FNX | First Nations Experience

The first and only national broadcast television network in the United States exclusively devoted to Native American and World Indigenous content. STREAM NOW