Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Portals of Power

An exciting TV series will premiere tonight. Portals of Power, a three-part series featuring the movers and shakers of the Red River Valley will air at 7:30 p.m. on Prairie Public Television.

The series will provide an informative and engaging look at business, commerce and entrepreneurship in the Mid-Continental Trade Corridor.

Portals of Power opens the doors to many inspiring and intriguing stories about what’s been imagined and accomplished in the mid-continental region and showcases the innovative spirit that has created many success stories on both sides of the border.

Filming of the first episode was completed in May, 2009, and now viewers in Canada and the U.S. will be treated to the fruit of months of careful research, artful direction and insightful writing.

Episode one will preview on Sept. 25,” said executive producer Bill McCaughey. “The rest of the series will be premiering over the winter, probably starting in December. Each show is about 30 minutes long and will air six to eight times on Prairie Public.”

From Prairie Public Television series premieres tonight

I apologize for being late on sharing this, but from the article quoted above, it appears that the series will repeat thankfully. It sounds pretty exciting to have our area featured in such a progressive and forward-looking manner! By the way, the executive producer of the piece is Bill McCaughey, of Emerson.