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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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    • Mon 8/31: KQET Signal break-up (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3)

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      As of Tuesday 8/25, Comcast/Xfinity has moved four of KQED’s channels to new numbers in two of its service areas. The new info is: Monterey-Salinas: 371 – KQED World 372 – KQED Kids 373 – KQED Life 374 – KQED V-Me Sacramento, Fairfield, Rio Vista, Travis AFB and Vacaville: 390 – KQED World 391 – […]

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      (may affect Over the Air signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The Sutro Tower team will be doing their annual tower check and maintenance work this week, meaning that all stations may be switching back and forth from their main antenna to their auxiliary antenna between 9am and 4pm. Work should conclude no later than […]

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XFINITY 190
Wave 156

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Wave 154

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