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Domingo Martinez, "The Boy Kings of Texas: A Memoir" (Episode #109)

KQED World: Fri, Jun 28, 2013 -- 4:00 AM

First-time author Martinez' compelling memoir of growing up in the border town of Brownsville, Texas. A National Book Award finalist.

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  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 28, 2013 -- 10:00 AM

G. Willow Wilson, Alif The Unseen (Episode #108)

KQED World: Fri, Jun 21, 2013 -- 4:00 AM

Hackers, geeks, the Arab Spring, a parallel universe, genies: they're all part of G. Willow Wilson's debut novel.

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  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 21, 2013 -- 10:00 AM

David Blatner, Spectrums (Episode #107)

KQED World: Fri, Jun 14, 2013 -- 4:00 AM

How can we grasp the world of the atom or the size of our galaxy? Blatner explores the bizarre, beautiful wonders of our universe in language we all can understand.

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  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 14, 2013 -- 10:00 AM

Jasper Fforde, The Woman Who Died A Lot (Episode #106)

KQED World: Fri, Jun 7, 2013 -- 4:00 AM

Bookworld enforcement officer Thursday Next deals with an assassination attempt, her children's crises, and other challenges in Fforde's latest fantasy novel.

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  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 7, 2013 -- 10:00 AM
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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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