The Nine Network will preempt previously scheduled programming tomorrow night to devote the evening to explore issues related to events over the past week in Ferguson, Missouri. Two locally produced programs, Donnybrook and Stay Tuned, lead the evening beginning at 7:00 p.m. The revised schedule and program descriptions are below:


Thursday, August 21, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Nine PBS


7:00     Donnybrook

In this expanded, hour-long special edition, Charlie Brennan of KMOX radio leads local journalists in discussion of the week’s events in Ferguson.


8:00     Stay Tuned

The aftermath of the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson has been widely covered by local and national news outlets. However, the violence and looting have overshadowed some of the core issues that need to be addressed. How do we as a community learn and develop solutions together? The conversation on Stay Tuned this week is with trusted faith and community leaders who have been and will continue to be on the ground in Ferguson. This is a conversation about how the events in Ferguson impact us all.


The conversation on Stay Tuned will continue next week on August 28 starting at 9:00 p.m.


9:00     PBS NewsHour

            National coverage of Ferguson events will be included.


10:00    Stay Tuned

            The 8:00 p.m. program will be rebroadcast.