WTJX-TV Schedules Evening Programming for Week of April 11-17

Featured Program WTJX-TV Channel 12                            04/11/2022 – 04/17/2022  

Monday, April 11, 2022

8 p.m. — The Bookcase (Episode TBA)

8:30 p.m. — The Welcome Mat (Episode TBA)

10 p.m. — Independent Lens –

Jim Allison: Breakthrough                                              Meet a visionary doctor discovering a new way to use the immune system to help defeat cancer.

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

8 p.m. — Finding Your Roots (New Episode)


Regina King and producer Damon Lindel of discover that they have more in common than meets the eye.

9 p.m. — Rise of the Nazis: Dictators at War (New Season Premiere)


Explore the battles on the Eastern Front, which are viewed by many as the defining point of the Second World War.

10 p.m. — Frontline (Encore Presentation)

Putin’s Road to War

Explore the inside story of what led to Russian leader Vladimir Putin’s war on Ukraine.

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

8 p.m. — Nature (New Episode)

American Arctic

Follow the planet’s longest land-animal migration on the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska.

9 p.m. — Nova (Encore Presentation)

The Cannabis Question

As cannabis becomes socially accepted, explore the long-term health consequences.

10 p.m. — Searching for Justice: Life After Lockup (New PBS Newshour Special)

Follow four formerly incarcerated people and the challenges they face as they return to society

Thursday, April 14, 2022

8 p.m. — Able to Raise (New Episode)

Your Vote Matters

On the next Able to Raise, we have a lively discussion with civil rights and criminal law attorney, Melba Pearson.

9 p.m. — Benjamin Franklin (Encore Presentation)

Join Or Die (1706-1774)

Benjamin Franklin builds a printing empire and gains worldwide fame from electricity experiments.

Friday, April 15, 2022

9 p.m. — Great Performances (New Episode)

Now Hear This: Florence Price and the American Migration

Follow the trail of one of America’s first recognized Black female composers and piano virtuosos.

10 p.m. — Chamber Music Society Returns (New Episode)

Bringing Down The House

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center faces a host of pandemic-related challenges.

Saturday, April 16, 2022

8 p.m. — Independent Lens (Encore Presentation)

Storm Lake

Explore the inside The Storm Lake Times, a newspaper serving an Iowa town that has seen its share of changes.

Sunday, April 17, 2022

8 p.m. — Call The Midwife (New Episode)

Episode 5

On the next episode, Nurse Crane receives exciting news that will take her on an adventure of a lifetime.

9 p.m. — Sanditon On Masterpiece (New Episode)

On the next episode, Edward’s manipulation of Esther takes a dark turn and Alison realizes what she has been missing.

10 p.m. — Before We Die (New Episode)

On the next episode, Hannah and Billy learn how the Mimicas plan to bring the cocaine into the United Kingdom.