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Truly CA: Our State, Our Stories Previous Broadcasts

Beaverbrook (Episode #801H)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 29, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

The story of Camp Beaverbook, the much-loved summer camp that operated in Northern California from 1961-1985. This often humorous film offers a poignant reminder of a more innocent time. Archival footage and former campers' life-changing stories belie the camp's demise and the decline of the summer camp industry, in general.

Ghost Mountain Experiment (Episode #505H)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 8, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Obsessed with the dream of living a simple back-to-nature lifestyle, eccentric artist, environmentalist, and author Marshal South flees civilization with his wife Tanya. For 17 years, they raise a family on a remote, waterless mountaintop, but isolation and betrayal take their toll and ultimately destroy a desert paradise and a marriage.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jul 14, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Jul 13, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jul 13, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 12, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 9, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 8, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

This Dust of Words (Episode #503)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 1, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Thirty years after he last saw her, Stanford English Professor John Felstiner finds wonder and mystery in the life and death of a former student. This program, the title of which is based on Elizabeth Wiltsee's honors thesis, is both an elegy for a life lost and a celebration of the charitable nature of humanity.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 5, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 4, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 4, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 3, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
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    • early Thurs 12/08: planned KQED DT9s Over the Air outages

      (DT9.1 through 9.3) KQED will be performing maintenance at Sutro Tower in the overnight hours early Thursday 12/08. We are expecting a few power interruptions to take place and KQED will need to be off air for these. The outages are expected to be brief.

    • Wed 11/30: planned momentary outages of DT54 over the air signal

      (this is a continuation of the work originally announced for 11/28, which was not completed on Tuesday.) At some point during the morning of Wednesday Nov. 30th, the KQEH transmitter will switch from its main antenna to the auxillary one, to allow for the safety of workers doing maintenance for another TV station on the […]

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air Signal restored

      Repairs have been completed on today’s transmitter issue, and the signals for DT54.1 through 54.5 have been restored.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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