Open Meetings:   You’re Invited!

In order to comply with the open meetings requirements of the Communications Act of 1939, 47 USC 396, et seq., as amended and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (“CPB”) Certification Requirements, all meetings of the Lakeland Public Television Board and Community Advisory Board for KAWE and KAWB, including their committees, during which official business is being conducted, will be open to the public. Notice will be provided to the public at least one week in advance except in the event of an emergency. The notice shall state the dates, locations and times of the meetings. If meetings are held telephonically, via video conference or via the internet, accommodations for public observation will be made and indicated.

 Click here  to download a current Board of Directors meeting schedule.
 Click here  to download a current Community Advisory Council (CAC) meeting schedule.


Notice of meetings will also be provided via letter, email, or phone if requested.

All meetings of the CAC and most meetings of the Board of Directors are held concurrently in both Brainerd and Bemidji and are linked via a teleconference.  The public may attend these meetings at either of the following locations:

In Bemidji:
Room 301 Bangsberg Hall – BSU
1400 Birchmont Drive NE
Bemidji, MN  56601

In Brainerd:

Lakeland Public Television
422 NW 3rd Street
Brainerd, MN  56401

Typically the December meeting of the Board of Directors is held at an alternate location that is announced months prior to the meeting.  This year’s December board meeting will be held at the Northern Lights Events Center in Walker, MN.

Persons who desire to attend meetings will not be required to register or provide information in order to attend. However, in some instances, security protocols or other procedures may require attendees to provide identification.

Additional information regarding LPTV Board and Community Advisory Council meetings may be obtained by calling (800) 292-0922 or by email to

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