Many on the Navajo reservation still lack access to electricity. Recently, Salt River Project line workers participated in a project called “Light Up Navajo,” a collaborative effort led by the American Public Power Association and Navajo Tribal Utility Authority to speed up the process of providing power to the roughly 15,000 Native Americans living without power on the Navajo Nation. SRP has just released a documentary on the project. We’ll hear more SRP line supervisor Jesus Rodriguez and SRP line foreman Chris Stinski.
"Mister Rogers: It's You I Like," a celebrity-filled hour-long special that celebrates the iconic PBS series "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood," airs on Arizona PBS on Nov. 21 at 8 p.m. The pioneering PBS series premiered nationally more than 50 years ago and became an iconic and enduring landmark in the world of children’s television and beyond.
Following the Civil War, a group of young ex-slaves in Nashville, Tenn., set out to save their bankrupt school by giving concerts. Throughout the North and in venues across Europe, they introduced audiences to the power of spirituals.
Sesame Street is celebrating 50 years of entertaining kids around the world on Sunday, Nov. 17 at 6 p.m. on Arizona PBS.