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 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

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

    Toledo, OH— 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 program “... Read more


    TOLEDO, Ohio —WGTE Public Media will premiere highlights from the new two-part documentary "Jackie Robinson!" by Ken Burns at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 3. After the program, Bowling Green State... Read more