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Episode #212

KQED Life: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 12:00 PM

Four people, ages 52-71, talk about dealing with the challenges in their lives. Shane Barrow, a 52 year old homosexual, describes the pain of losing his life partner, bias against the homosexual community, and moving forward with his life. Lori Palmer, age 58 and Jay Rubin, age 60, took an early retirement when their teaching jobs disappeared during a budget cut, and are now adjusting to living in a new community, retirement and financial planning for their future. Shirley Morton, age 71 a child of war-torn Europe, overcomes the horrors of World War II, gratefully moves to the United States and becomes a waitress to support her son. She is proud of her performance on the job and her values in life, and shares her views with the audience.

Episode #109

KQED Life: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 12:00 PM

Hosts Gino La Mont and Carolyn Ausman interview 80 year old Roy Daniels, widower and father of three adopted children, loves to play softball with his teammates; the softball team (from ages 50 - 88) share their views on camaraderie and playing with a team; Don Staub, age 73, Herman Mack, age 76, Marshall Stone, age 70, softball players, explain the importance of their teammates in their lives; Sheila Zacker, age 57, a single mom, talks about her life with adopted daughter, Julia, and how they live with very little income. Julia, age 14, discusses being an adopted child; Bill Marx, age 71, adopted son of "Harpo" and Susan Marx, talks about living with famous parents and what he will do with the rest of his life; Luther Symons, age 46, and Van Wyatt, age 59, HIV positive and HIV negative, devote their lives to one another and find new ways to deal with the challenges of homosexual partners.

Episode #108

KQED Life: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 12:00 PM

Hosts Gino La Mont and Carolyn Ausman interview Joel Cohen, age 58, retiree, who becomes bored, spends too much money and saves too little, decides to began a new career. Learn how he achieves success; Kathy Lewis, age 47, describes the despair of being unable to bear a child, and the joys of the child they adopt. Meet Hee Sook Yang and Chon Kyu Yang, ages 60 and 64, immigrants from Korea who become successful and maintain their family values and hard-work ethic in America; their two children describe their adjustment to two cultures. Viola Golden, age 79, a former teacher, and recent amputee, has every insurance except in-home health care that becomes necessary, shares her struggle to resolve financial problems.

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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • DT9s: Sutro Tower testing, early Tues 4/22 1am-5am

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED (and 3 other local Bay Area stations) will be doing full-load testing on new equipment at Sutro Tower early Tues 4/22 between 1am & 5am. If all goes as planned the KQED transmitter will go off twice during the early part of this period for between 15 and 30 seconds each […]

    • KQED DT9 planned, very short outages, Tues 4/15 (& possibly Wed 4/16)

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED DT9′s Over the Air (OTA) signal from Sutro Tower will experience a few extremely brief outages on Tuesday 4/15 between 10am and 5pm (and possibly on Wed 4/16 if the work cannot be completed in 1 day). Each outage should be measurable in seconds (not minutes). This work will not affect […]

    • KQET DT25 Planned Outage: early Tues 4/15 (btwn 5am-6am)

      (DT 25.1, 25.2, 25.3) At some point between 5am and 6am early Tuesday 4/15, KQET’s signal from the transmitter on Fremont Peak northeast of Monterey will shut down for a short period of time to allow AT&T to do work on our fiber interface. The outage should be relatively short, but its precise start time […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9

KQED 9
Comcast 9 and 709
Digital 9.1, 54.2 or 25.1

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

Channel 54
Comcast 10 and 710
Digital 9.2, 54.1 or 25.2

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Comcast 189
Digital 54.3

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Comcast 190
Digital 9.3

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Comcast 191 & 621
Digital 54.5 or 25.3

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Comcast 192
Digital 54.4

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