Portia YoungPortia brings her life-long passion for storytelling to Milwaukee PBS as the host of 10thirtysix. Her passion for storytelling led her to study journalism at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She pursued a successful career as a reporter and anchor with over 14 years of experience in Madison and Milwaukee, during which she earned two Emmy nominations among many other awards and accolades.
10thirtysix is a monthly news-magazine program. Our producers go in-depth to tell compelling stories and documentaries about issues and concerns, the successes, and about the people living and working in our southeast Wisconsin communities. Honored with a Milwaukee Press Club statewide award for Best News Program, many of the stories produced for 10thirtysix also have won regional Emmy Awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. One of our stories also received an award from the National Association of Black Journalists.