Nebraska Educational Telecommunications

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Network: PBS Channel(s):
First airing: 1982 Last airing: 1987


*KUON Channel 12 (Lincoln) *KHNE Channel 29 (Hastings) *KLNE Channel 3 (Lexington)
*KMNE Channel 7 (Bassett) *KPNE Channel 9 (North Platte)
*KRNE Channel 12 (Merriman) *KTNE Channel 13 (Alliance)
*KXNE Channel 19 (Norfolk) *KYNE Channel 26 (Omaha)

  • September 1982: The Tom Baker stories begin, Monday-Thursday at 10pm.
  • 5 January 1983: The Talons of Weng-Chiang is replaced by The Invasion of Time (see letter at right). But what aired in The Invasion of Time's slot?
  • 27 August 1983: After a complete run, the Tom Baker stories begin again. Complete stories with credits air Saturdays at 4pm.
  • 3 December 1983: The Five Doctors airs, ten days after the rest of the country.
  • 9 June 1984: The 1983 Jon Pertwee package begins, but does not complete because ...
  • 1 October 1984: ... the series moves to a half-hour, weekday 5:30pm slot.
  • mid 1987: NET drops the series as it has become too expensive to renew the rights. At the time, Lionheart was selling the series package for $126,000.