WLRN Channel 17 TV Schedule

Tuesday, May 26
Time
Program
4:00 AM
Whitechapel
London police track a serial killer who dispatches his victims in Jack the Ripperesque ways.
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5:00 AM
Globe Trekker
“Globe Trekker Food Hour: Deep South USA”
A culinary tour of the South stops in New Orleans; Vicksburg and Natchez, Miss.; and Elvis Presley's birthplace in Tupelo, Miss. Also: a visit to Presley's Memphis residence, Graceland, features a lesson on barbecuing pork.
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6:00 AM
Super WHY!
“King Eddie Who Loved Spaghetti”
The Super Readers learn about healthful diets from a story about a king who only wants to eat spaghetti.
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6:30 AM
Dinosaur Train
“King Cryolophosaurus; Buddy the Tracker”
Buddy, Tiny, Don and Mom meet a reclusive dinosaur named King, who likes to sing; Buddy and Don discover fossilized footprints near Big Pond that date back millions of years.
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7:00 AM
Curious George
“DJ George; Curious George Paints the Desert”
George accidentally locks himself inside the DJ booth at a radio station; George creates a painting to replace a ruined one that belongs to a friend.
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7:30 AM
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!
“Paper Chase; A Polar Adventure”
Sally and Nick learn how paper is recycled; and learn about polar bears.
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8:00 AM
Thomas & Friends
“Fun on the Farm”
Thomas uses his whistle to chase away crows; James loses sheep that belong to Farmer McColl.
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8:30 AM
Clifford the Big Red Dog
“Vaz Goes Down The Tube; Cyber Puppy Problems”
Vaz learns (not at first) that there's such a thing as too much TV when he gets a satellite dish; Mac is brokenhearted because Jetta seems to love her toy dog more than him.
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9:00 AM
Sesame Street
“Stinky's First Day of Preschool”
Stinky overcomes his preschool fears with the help of Elmo, the teacher and Chris.
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10:00 AM
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
“Good Morning, Daniel; Goodnight, Daniel”
Daniel learns the importance of a morning routine when his playing and imagining distract him from getting ready for school; Daniel gets ready for bed even though he'd rather stay up and play.
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10:30 AM
Dinosaur Train
“That's Not a Dinosaur; Tiny's Garden”
The Pteranodon children are accused of not being dinosaurs when they compete to win a leaf necklace at a block party; Tiny hopes to see her favorite flowers when the Nature Trackers visit the Big Pond.
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11:00 AM
Sid the Science Kid
“Slide to the Side!”
Sid wonders why he can't slide on a wood floor in sneakers.
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11:30 AM
Peg + Cat
“The Honey Problem; The Penguin Problem”
Peg and Cat need the 3 Bees to produce honey so that they can make a honey cake; Peg and Cat coach skiing penguins.
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12:00 PM
Peep and the Big Wide World/Pocoyo
“The Sounds of Silence; Pocoyo: The Big Sneeze”
Quack gives Chirp the silent treatment; Chirp gets stuck in a puddle; Elly's sneezes knock over Pocoyo's tower.
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12:30 PM
Thomas & Friends
“Let It Snow”
Gordon and Thomas hope to make it snow by singing a song about snow while collecting logs for an animal shelter.
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1:00 PM
Dinosaur Train
“The Old Bird; Diamond Don”
Buddy, Tiny, Mom and Petey Peteinosaurus meet Arlene Archeopteryx, who is both a bird and a dinosaur; Shiny and Don have an adventure in a local cave.
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1:30 PM
Super WHY!
“The Stars in the Sky”
When her mother says playing in a rainbow can't be done, Princess Pea and her pals learn why.
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2:00 PM
Sesame Street
“The Latinization of Marco”
Rosita helps Gina teach Spanish to Gina's son Marco, who was born in Guatemala.
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3:00 PM
Martha Speaks
“Mouse Patrol; The Big Knockover”
Martha makes friends with mice that she's supposed to get rid of; the city may adopt a leash law after dogs are blamed for knocking over trash cans.
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3:30 PM
Arthur
“The Friend Who Wasn't There; Surprise!”
The Season 18 premiere finds Muffy searching for her long-lost imaginary friend; and Francine being un-invited to Catherine's party.
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4:00 PM
WordGirl
“Two Brains Forgets; Banned on the Run”
Dr. Two Brains learns WordGirl's secret identity, so she tries to find a way to get him to forget; Mr. Big becomes mayor and orders a ban on WordGirl.
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4:30 PM
Wild Kratts
“Desert Elves”
The brothers search for Koki and Jimmy when they get lost in the Sonoran Desert.
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5:00 PM
Sid the Science Kid
“Slide to the Side!”
Sid wonders why he can't slide on a wood floor in sneakers.
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5:30 PM
Curious George
“No Knowing Gnocchi; Here Comes the Tide”
George follows Gnocchi to find out why the cat likes to roam; George and Marco bury a treasure chest at the beach.
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6:00 PM
Nature
“The Sagebrush Sea”
The life of the greater sage-grouse, which lives on the "sagebrush sea" that stretches across 11 states in the American West, is detailed. Other featured creatures include the golden eagle, great-horned owl, cavity-nesting bluebirds and American kestrel.
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7:00 PM
Sand Wars
This documentary explores the use of sand as a basic building block in modern construction, and the implications for trade and ecology as the substance becomes a valuable commodity.
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8:00 PM
Angle of Attack
Conclusion. A history of U.S. naval aviation, featuring archival footage; and remarks from historians, military experts and military pilots.
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9:00 PM
Vera
“Young Gods”
Stanhope and her team investigate the death of an extreme sports fanatic who plunged to a fiery death from a Northumberland cliff.
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10:30 PM
Navy Heroes of Normandy
World War II veterans, many from southern New England, recall the U.S. Navy's role in the D-Day landing in a documentary tied to the 2008 dedication of a U.S. Navy monument at Utah Beach in Normandy, crafted by sculptor Stephen Spears.
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11:30 PM
Journeys in Africa
“Tarangire: Land of the Elephant”
A visit to Tarangire National Park in Tanzania spotlights the wildlife that roams the preserve, including elephants, buffalo and lions.
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