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 Theresa Bush, Marketing and Communications Manager, at (419) 380-4646 or .

WGTE In The News

Toledo Blade: WGTE Board Names Four New Directors

Toledo Blade: Signature Bakes and Showstoppers Return to WGTE

Toledo Blade: 2017 Rough Draft Diaries Wins Touchstone Award

Toledo Blade: Encore! Tells the History of the Valentine

Toledo Blade: WGTE-TV Offers New Local Business Show

Toledo Blade: FCC Incentive Auction Ends With Few TV Changes

Toledo Blade: 'Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War'

Toledo Blade: Durant to Address State of TPS at Event


Recent Press Releases

  • WGTE Public Media Appoints Four New Directors

    Toledo, Ohio – The governing board of WGTE Public Media named four new directors effective July 1, 2018.  Ursula Barrera-Richards, J.D. Chief Human Resource Officer for the Zepf Center, Charlene... Read more

  • WGTE Holiday Schedule

    WGTE Public Media Announces Holiday Specials
    Toledo, OH— The holidays are a time for traditions. WGTE’s holiday program line up is a favorite tradition throughout... Read more

  • WGTE FM 91 Visits Bryan

    Bryan, Ohio —WGTE Public Media is taking the FM 91 radio show on the road.
    Hosts Brad Cresswell and Haley Taylor from WGBE FM 90.9 are hosting a live show in Bryan, Ohio at the Bryan... Read more

  • WGTE Public Media Announces New Podcast

    Toledo, Ohio - WGTE Public Media in partnership with the Toledo Symphony Orchestra is releasing a new radio podcast series beginning September 13 at 3:30 p.m.. Toledo SymphonyLab™ is a weekly half... Read more