The Community Advisory Council (CAC) serves LPTV as a liaison to the board, management, and staff of LPTV in regards to local, regional, and national programming recommendations that will help the station fulfill its mission to educate, entertain, enrich, and enlighten the citizens of northern and central Minnesota. The CAC meets every other month and consists individuals who reflect the diverse interests, concerns, organizations, issues and populations of northern and central Minnesota. The CAC is open to anyone who lives in the designated market area for LPTV and who has demonstrated an interest in the station.

The duties of the CAC

  • Act as a liaison between LPTV and the community.
  • Provide local, regional, and national programming recommendations to the board, management, and staff of LPTV.
  • Raise community awareness about LPTV, its programming and its services.
  • Advise LPTV on issues of importance in the community where LPTV may have an impact.
  • Encourage community involvement in LPTV projects, activities.
  • Ensure that the content of the programming reflects the community.

Lakeland Public Television Monthly Community Advisory Council Meeting Dates

Please take a look at our meeting schedule and join us.

If you are interested in serving on our Community Advisory Council, please contact Jeff Hanks at 218-333-3021 or 800-292-0922 ext 121.

Current CAC Members

KAWE Community Advisory Council

David Quam – Bemidji
Barbara Horn – Bemidji
John Hawthorne – Puposky
Tom Skime – Bemidji
Beverly Lloyd – Walker

KAWB Community Advisory Council

Dave Henschke – Brainerd
Robert Jenkins – Motley
Nan Farrington – Brainerd
Sharon Sandberg – Cushing
Wanda Gorgoschlitz – Pine River
Amy Dinkel-VanValkenburg – Long Prairie

Select an option

Monthly Contribution

Your sustaining contribution is automatically drawn from your account each month.

One-Time Contribution

Your one-time contribution is good for a full year of membership benefits.