Lakeland PBS’s mission is to educate, entertain, enrich and enlighten our “community” with the programming we produce right here in northern Minnesota and the nationally available programming we choose to air on our channels. Lakeland PBS’s vision is to be the premier, trusted, indispensable public media resource for the region. We strive to empower citizens while serving and connecting the diverse communities across our broadcast region.

Lakeland PBS values integrity, truth, transparency and lifelong learning. At Lakeland PBS, we strive to engage with our citizens and showcase the unique neighborhoods and people that make our region thrive. As a community public service organization serving northern and central Minnesota, education is a core value for us — from our children’s programming to our local news coverage. Lakeland PBS is committed to being a reliable source for in-depth, thoughtful, and high quality content. Lakeland PBS follows the Public Media Code of Integrity.

How to Watch Lakeland PBS

You can watch us through cable, satellite, online, streaming devices, or over the air in much of northern Minnesota. To find out how you can watch Lakeland PBS take a look at the cable provider channel list or take a look at our coverage map to find out if you can pick us up over the air. Usually, you can watch us on the channels below. It is also easy to watch us online. Just visit or watch on one of your favorite streaming devices, like Roku or AppleTV where you have the chance to watch past episodes, including full seasons of many of your favorite shows using LPTV Passport.

Our 6 digital channels

Locally Produced Programs

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Monthly Contribution

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One-Time Contribution

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