Press Room

WGTE’s mission is “civic improvement by the innovative use of technology to enlighten, educate, enrich, engage, entertain, empower, and explore,” and we take pride in doing that everyday. Part of that mission is to engage the northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan community through partnerships, television, radio and educational outreach. On this page, you can find out how WGTE is engaging with local media and the community and assets you may need to engage with us. Included are recent announcements and press releases, contact information and recent press coverage.

Contact Us

If you are from the press and would like to speak to someone about WGTE or to set up an interview, please call Sarah Householder, Marketing and Communications Manager, at (419) 380-4646 or .

WGTE In The News

Toledo Blade: Durant to Address State of TPS at Event

American Frame: Toledo Symphony Presents Heroes Symphony Podcast

Toledo Blade: ‘DEADLINE NOW’ Commissioner Hopefuls Discuss Issues

BG Independent News: WGTE-FM Will Cease Broadcasting “A Prairie Home Companion”

Rossford Record: WGTE Offers New Programs

Perrysburg Messenger Journal: WGTE Offers New Programs

Lima News: Area's Public Radio Station Adding to Lineup

Sentinel-Tribune: 'Fountain of Art' Flows Weekly from BG


Recent Press Releases

  • WGTE Public Media Joins Other Ohio Public Television Stations In Providing an Innovative New Service to Support Public Safety

    Columbus, Ohio - WGTE Public Media is collaborating with Ohio’s 12 public television stations in developing and introducing a secure, alternative delivery system to provide the... Read more

  • Khansi Spray Toad
    WGTE's Premieres New Documentary “Toledo Stories: The Zoo Life”

    TOLEDO, Ohio – On Thursday, October 20 at 8 p.m., WGTE Public Media will premiere a new episode in its long-running "Toledo Stories" series, "The Zoo Life" and the program will repeat Sunday,... Read more

  • Snap Judgement
    WGTE Public Media Announces New Programs Beginning July 3

    Toledo, OH—WGTE Public Media will begin broadcasting four new programs July 3 on its FM 91 stations. “Travel with Rick Steves”, “Mountain Stage”, “The Moth Radio Hour” and “Snap Judgment” will be... Read more

  • Living American Composers: New Music from Bowling Green
    Season Four of “Living American Composers: New Music from Bowling Green” Announced by WGTE Public Media

    TOLEDO, Ohio - WGTE FM, the College of Musical Arts at Bowling Green State University and the WFMT Radio Network are pleased to announce a fourth season of the popular classical music radio... Read more