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WXXI is now streaming live on YouTube TV

WXXI announced on Tuesday that it is now streaming live on YouTube TV.

Dedicated live channels for WXXI-TV and PBS KIDS, as well as on-demand programming, are now available to YouTube TV subscribers, expanding PBS’s digital footprint and offering viewers additional ways to stream PBS content.

To access the full line-up available in the Greater Rochester area, you can visit the YouTube TV live guide or the PBS schedule here.

“WXXI is pleased to be able to provide its trusted television programming to local YouTube subscribers,” said Norm Silverstein, WXXI President. “This additional way for the community to access WXXI’s award-winning content is in line with our vision of providing highly-valued media services when you want them, the way you want them.”

YouTube TV represents WXXI’s first local livestreaming partnership and includes episodes and on-demand content from locally produced shows and various PBS shows including American Experience, Antiques Roadshow, Frontline, Great Performances, Masterpiece, Nature and others.

The accompanying PBS KIDS 24/7 channel extends the organization’s mission of helping prepare children for success in school and life through trusted, educational media, available anytime and anywhere.

In addition to YouTube TV, WXXI-TV content is available on all WXXI-branded PBS platforms, including and, as well as the PBS Video app and PBS KIDS Video app available on iOS, Android, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Samsung TV and Chromecast.

WXXI members are also able to view an extended library of quality public television programming via Passport.

Randy Gorbman is WXXI's director of news and public affairs. Randy manages the day-to-day operations of WXXI News on radio, television, and online.