WMHT TV New York


WMHT is working under Public broadcasting service (PBS), member of the television station. WMHT established in 1962 and its headquarters situated in Troy, New York. Educational Telecommunications which was known as the Mohawk Hudson Council on Educational Television, Inc is owned by this channel. The first air show was released on 26 March 1962. It is working as virtual channel 17 and digital channel 34. WMHT has nominated and won many awards like Telly Award for TV Programs, Promotional pieces Film, Segments, Documentaries etc. WMHT-FM is working as the sister channel of WMHT.

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In the beginning, The Mohawk Hudson Council on Educational Television was established in 1953 with the support of WRGB Channel. After that, the council decided to form a non-commercial educational television station due to the tight schedule. WMHT was affiliated with National Educational Television (NET) when signed first air show streaming in 1962. WMHT made secondary programming service WMHX by purchasing an independent channel WUSV. But After expanding digital programming, WMHT became one of the most famous New York’s stations.



WMHT (Channel 17) is a public television and radio station which provide cultural, Drama, food, History, Indie, News and Current Affairs, Arts and music shows etc. A list is given of popular programs in below table and described some plans. Have a look and find the exciting program.

Poldark is a masterpiece Drama series, a star Aidan Turner plays the role as Capt Ross Poldark who returned to Cornwall after American Revolutionary War. The purpose of Ross Poldark is to find his dead father and want to see his true love for marrying someone.

Breaking Big
Breaking big is a Talk show of WMHT channel in which the world’s most influential artists, leaders and athletes invited and they tell their most serendipitous points of success.

Austin City Limits
It is an extended concert series in which you can enjoy every musical genre in live music. London Homesick Blues is a theme song of this concert series.

Sr.No Programming Category
1 New York Now News
2 Nature History Program
3 Headline News Coverage Program
4 Poldark Drama Series
5 Frontline Talk Show
6 PBS Indies Documentary
7 Breaking Big Talk Show
8 PrINciple Political Program
9 The Local Feed Delicious digital series
10 Downtown Abbey Drama Series
11 PBS News Hour News
12 Austin City Limits Music Series
13 Africa’s Great Civilizations TV Series
14 City in the Sky TV program
15 Cancer: The Emperor of all Maladies Historical film with patient stories
16 The Child in Time Drama series
17 An American Family Documentary series
18 1913: seeds of conflict Documentary



                    Digital Availability
Main WNYT programming / PBS (WMHT-HD) Channel 17.1
Create (WMHT-Cr) Channel 17.2
World (WMHT-Wo) Channel 17.3
PBS Kids (WMHT-Ki) Channel 17.4
               Cable and Satellite Availability
WMHT-SD Channel 17