Your Town, Your Stories
Town Square Television is the local community cable TV station serving the seven cities of Northern Dakota County, including Inver Grove Heights, Lilydale, Mendota, Mendota Heights, South St. Paul, Sunfish Lake and West St. Paul. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation partnering with many volunteers and organizations to provide seven channels of truly local television programming, including high school sports, music, arts, local government, multi-faith, education, news and politics, chambers of commerce, and complete coverage of community activities and events in our seven cities.
We operate a state-of-the-art multi-media studio and production truck. We also provide hands-on training and facilitation for those who wish to make their own videos. Programs are televised on Comcast Cable on Channels 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, and 21, and web streamed live and on-demand at www.townsquare.tv.
Northern Dakota County Cable Communications Commission (“NDC4”) has received a Cable Television Franchise Application from CenturyLink, the local incumbent telephone exchange carrier operating in the Commission’s seven-city franchise area. Residents and businesses of Inver Grove Heights, Lilydale, Mendota, Mendota Heights, South St. Paul, Sunfish Lake, and West St. Paul are encouraged to submit comments or questions relating to CenturyLink’s franchise application via one of the following options:
- Via telephone or in person during the LIVE televised and web streamed meeting on June 3rd at 7 p.m.
- Via e-mail here by 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 3, 2015.
- Via US Postal Mail to NDC4 Cable Commission, 5845 Blaine Avenue, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076,
received in our office by 3 p.m. on June 3, 2015.
Submitters should indicate their name and home or business address located in one of the above-listed seven cities.
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Town Square Televison is providing coverage of this years 2015 Graduation ceremonies. Inver Hills Community College Graduation, South St. Paul Alternative CLC Graduation, Saint Thomas Academy Graduation, South St. Paul High School Graduation, St. Croix Lutheran Graduation, Henry Sibley High School Graduation, Convent of the Visitation Graduation, and Simley High School Graduation can be seen LIVE on Town Square Television Channel 14. Graduates will receive a coupon for a free DVD of the event courtesey of our sponsor Volkswagen of Inver Grove!
Town Square Television is proud to present coverage of The Dance Center's production of Jubilee - Celebrating 50 Years of Dance! DVDs can be Preordered now for $24.00 each (including taxes). Orders received by May 15th will be available for pickup after May 22nd at The Dance Center.
Printable Order Form
|| - $24.00 - Order NOW! The Dance Center: Jubilee - Celebrating 50 Years of Dance!|
Online Content & Mobile Devices Update
Currently, some of Town Square Television's video content is not viewable on mobile devices. We are preparing for an upgrade to make our live and archived video content accessible across all platforms.
Until then, our online content can be viewed on a desktop or laptop computer. Live and archived programming can be accessed by clicking the "LIVE/On-Demand" button above, or by tuning in to our local community channels 14-21 on Comcast Cable Television in the seven cities of Northern Dakota County. Full programming schedules for all of our channels are available here. Archived programs are also available on our Vimeo Channel at www.vimeo.com/TownSquaretv. Select programs are avilable on Comcast On-Demand in our seven-city area. If you have a standard cable box, go to the "Get Local" tab and select "Town Square Television." If you have the X1 Platform, search "TST."
Take a class and get the skills to create your own program! See a complete listing of all of our classes and times. Sign up Online today, or call 651-451-7834.
* Schedule subject to change
Town Square Television needs your programming! Politics, hobbies, local sports, concerts, plays, movies, ceremonies, religious events, celebrations - It all has a place on Town Square Television. Just get a membership, take the necessary classes, check-out a camera and edit suite, and submit your program. It's easy, all the necessary steps are listed on the Make a Show page. *All program content is the responsibility of the User.
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Your support means that important local events like Elections, parades, graduations, and local celebrations can be seen by everyone! Your support helps our professional staff to teach affordable monthly classes on different methods of shooting and editing video, and on how to make your own TV show. From our Looking Back at Local History with Bill Wolston program to our South St. Paul Stockyards Documentary, our videos are preserving a piece of our local history. Our staff has also worked with many area high school video classes, giving them the opportunity to use cutting-edge equipment they might not otherwise have access to....
Upcoming LIVE programs:
- Saint Thomas AcademyGrad - Thursday, May 28 at 7:30PM on Channel 14
- South St Paul Graduation - Friday, May 29 at 7:30PM on Channel 14
- St. Croix Lutheran Grad - Sunday, May 31 at 2:30PM on Channel 14