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Don't Tell Anyone (Episode #2812)

KQED World: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

Meet immigrant activist Angy Rivera, the country's only advice columnist for undocumented youth. In a community where silence is often seen as necessary for survival, she steps out of the shadows to share her own parallel experiences of being undocumented and sexually abused.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

Tea Time (Episode #2806)

KQED World: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 11:00 AM

Observe five Chilean women who gather monthly for a ritual that has sustained them through 60 years of personal and societal change. See how a routine of tea and pastries helped them commemorate life's joys and cope with infidelity, illness and death.

Don't Tell Anyone (Episode #2812)

KQED World: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 6:00 AM

Meet immigrant activist Angy Rivera, the country's only advice columnist for undocumented youth. In a community where silence is often seen as necessary for survival, she steps out of the shadows to share her own parallel experiences of being undocumented and sexually abused.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

Tea Time (Episode #2806)

KQED Life: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Observe five Chilean women who gather monthly for a ritual that has sustained them through 60 years of personal and societal change. See how a routine of tea and pastries helped them commemorate life's joys and cope with infidelity, illness and death.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Of Men and War (Episode #2902)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 10:30 PM

At a first-of-its-kind PTSD treatment center in California, follow Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their families on their paths to recovery as they attempt to make peace with their pasts, their loved ones and themselves.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 4:30 AM

My Love, Don't Cross That River (Episode #3010)

KQED World: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Spouses 89-year-old Kang Gye-yeol and 98-year-old Jo Byeong-man have shared a home for 76 years. While they spend every day together like a newlywed couple, they now must face the reality of their aging romance.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 11:00 AM

Listening Is An Act of Love: A Storycorps Special (Episode #2614H)

KQED 9: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 11:30 PM

This first-ever animated special from StoryCorps celebrates the transformative power of listening. It features six stories from 10 years of the innovative oral history project, where everyday people sit down together to share memories and tackle life's important questions. Framing these intimate conversations from across the country is an interview between StoryCorps founder Dave Isay and his inquisitive 9-year-old nephew, Benji, animated in the inimitable visual style of The Rauch Brothers.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 5:30 AM

My Love, Don't Cross That River (Episode #3010)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Spouses 89-year-old Kang Gye-yeol and 98-year-old Jo Byeong-man have shared a home for 76 years. While they spend every day together like a newlywed couple, they now must face the reality of their aging romance.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

The Grown-Ups (Episode #3009)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

In a school for individuals with Down Syndrome, four middle-aged friends yearn for a life of greater autonomy in a society that marginalizes them as disabled. Get a humorous and at times tragic look at the limbo of conscious adults.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 9:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 12:00 PM
  • KQED World: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 6:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Raising Bertie (Episode #3008H)

KQED World: Sat, Sep 2, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

An intimate portrait of three African American boys as they face a precarious coming of age in rural Bertie County, North Carolina. Like many rural areas, Bertie County struggles with a dwindling economy, a declining population, and a high school graduation rate below the state average. This powerful verite film weaves the young men's narratives together as they work to define their identities and grow into adulthood while navigating complex relationships, institutional racism, violence, poverty, and educational inequity.

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TV Technical Issues

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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (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 […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (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 […]

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

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