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Antiquing In Oronoco, Mn (Episode #118H)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 25, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

The pickers head out to Oronoco, Minnesota, to the annual Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush Days to find an antique toy among the more than 300 vendors scattered throughout town.Off-screen host Mark L. Walberg observes the pickers as they're teamed up, men versus women, in an effort to flip an item at the market. The pickers have a chance to increase their profits by auctioning an item on eBay. Some key finds include a vintage pinball machine, a Trifari bracelet and a trolley seat. Their selected items are sent to Ken Farmer Auctions in Radford, Virginia, where they go under the hammer.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Feb 27, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 26, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 26, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Antiquing In Greenwich, Ny (Episode #117H)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 18, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

The pickers head up the Hudson River to Greenwich, New York, to the Washington County Antique Fair, where twice a year the fairgrounds are host to more than 200 vendors and thousands of shoppers. This week the pickers have a target assignment to bring back a military object, and one person's change of mind may cost that person the win. Off-screen host Mark L. Walberg observes some key finds, which include a Victorian birdcage, a WWII water bag and a German pull toy. The winning picker is determined at Quinn's Auction Galleries in Falls Church, Virginia, where their chosen items go under the hammer.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 24, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 19, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Antiquing In Chantilly, Va (Episode #116H)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 11, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

The pickers travel to Chantilly, Virginia, for the DC Big Flea. This six-times-a-year indoor show finds the pickers trying to make a big score on their target assignment to find miniature furniture. Off-screen host Mark L. Walberg observes some notable finds, which include a crocodile suitcase, a mid-century modern clock and a Chinese screen. This week's winner is a clear favorite from the moment the auction begins at Quinn's Auction Galleries in Falls Church, Virginia.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 17, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Feb 13, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 12, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 12, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Antiquing In Long Beach, Ca (Episode #115H)

KQED 9: Mon, Feb 4, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

The pickers head out to Long Beach, California, to the Long Beach Antique Market, where more than 800 vendors flock to the popular monthly market. In this episode, the pickers are challenged to scour vendors' booths for the best Asian smalls (a miniature decorative or utilitarian item) and one picker's expertise in this category is put to the test. Off-screen host Mark L.Walberg observes some key finds that include a Japanese wedding box, a pair of Chinese chairs and modern sculpture. It's anyone's game this week when their items go under the hammer at Quinn's Auction Galleries in Falls Church, Virginia.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 10, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Feb 6, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 5, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Feb 5, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

Antiquing In Burlington, KY (Episode #109H)

KQED Life: Sun, Feb 3, 2013 -- 11:00 AM

Miller, John, Bob and Kevin head out to Canton, Texas, home to First Monday Trade Days - a large outdoor monthly market with a mixture of antiques and new wares. The challenge to find authentic Mission Oak furniture amid the recently made crafts puts one picker up against the clock. Off-screen host Mark L. Walberg injects quick wit and a collector's know-how as the pickers scour the market for key finds, which include a pair of Knoll Chairs, a Bostrom Brady Surveying Tool and an antique document box. The winning picker is determined at A.N. Abell Auction Company in Los Angeles, California, where chosen items go under the hammer.

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    • KQED all channels, planned overnight maintenance: early Fri 12/19 midnight-6am

      (this includes all DT9, DT54 and DT25 channels, along with all paid services) We will be doing upgrade and maintenance work in our Master Control area during the overnight hours of late Thurs/early Fri 12/19. Work will begin shortly after midnight early Friday, which may last until 6am, though we hope to finish earlier. This […]

    • KQED Plus OTA ? Optimistically planned maintenance: Fri 12/05 mid-morning

      (DT54.1 thru 54.5) Assuming that the weather and road conditions permit, we plan to do a bit of maintenance on our KQEH transmitter the morning of Friday 12/05… hopefully 10am-11am-ish, but could be a bit later. Most of the work should not affect the outgoing signal, but there will need to be a cable swap […]

    • Mon 11/03/14: Work on KQED Plus tower (DT54)

      Another station needs to do maintenance on its equipment on the tower on Monument Peak, requiring that we switch our DT54 Over the Air signal from the main antenna to the auxiliary when the work starts, then back to the main antenna at the conclusion. These switches should cause momentary outages only, and most receivers […]

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