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Truly CA: Our State, Our Stories Previous Broadcasts

Witch Hunt (Episode #902H)

KQED Life: Mon, Sep 30, 2013 -- 9:30 PM

Sean Penn narrates this startling indictment of the American justice system. The hard-hitting documentary profiles dozens of innocent working class parents in Bakersfield, California, who were wrongfully arrested during a 80s wave of sex abuse accusations.

Stable Life (Episode #903H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 29, 2013 -- 6:00 PM

Dionicia lives in the stables at a California racetrack and works long hours caring for racehorses, while her teenage son Jose Luis is turning heads as a hotshot apprentice jockey. Dionicia and Jose Luis have gambled their futures on the hardscrabble sport of horse racing. Will they succeed or will their lack of immigration papers prevent them from achieving the stable life of their dreams?

Witch Hunt (Episode #902H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 22, 2013 -- 6:00 PM

Sean Penn narrates this startling indictment of the American justice system. The hard-hitting documentary profiles dozens of innocent working class parents in Bakersfield, California, who were wrongfully arrested during a 80s wave of sex abuse accusations.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 27, 2013 -- 4:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 26, 2013 -- 10:30 PM

Rabbit Fever (Episode #901H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 15, 2013 -- 6:00 PM

Join the hare-raising fun as five teenagers compete to win the top titles of Rabbit King and Queen at the National American Rabbit Convention. Offering a candid glimpse into the background and lifestyle of the rabbit showing industry, it's also a unique tale of youth giving this underappreciated hobby everything they've got.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 22, 2013 -- 12:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 18, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 17, 2013 -- 11:01 PM

Speaking In Tongues (Episode #606)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 8, 2013 -- 6:00 PM

At a time when 31 states have passed "English Only" laws, 4 pioneering families put their children in public schools where, from the first day of kindergarten, their teachers speak mostly Chinese or Spanish. This program follows 4 diverse kids on a journey to become bilingual. This charming story will challenge you to rethink the skills that Americans need in the 21st century.

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      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

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      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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