Donate

PBS NewsHour Weekend Previous Broadcasts

Episode #134H

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 29, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Included: a look at an NYPD program called the Juvenile Robbery Intervention Program. Its aim is to mentor and monitor teens who have been arrested for a robbery. The report's focus is on two New York City neighborhoods. That, and the weekend's news, online and on-air.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 29, 2013 -- 6:00 PM

Episode #133H

KQED 9: Sat, Dec 28, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Included: years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Lower 9th Ward of New Orleans, a debate now rages in the city; with so few residents returning to the Lower 9th, does it even make sense to redevelop the community at all? That, and the weekend's news, online and on-air.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 28, 2013 -- 6:00 PM

Episode #132H

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 22, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Included: correspondent John Larson heads out on a reporting trip and discovers a powerful story en route. The young man sitting next to him in coach reveals his immigrant family's success story and their fierce devotion to America. That, and the weekend's news, online and on-air.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 22, 2013 -- 6:00 PM

Episode #131H

KQED 9: Sat, Dec 21, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Included: William Brangham reports from Paris. In an attempt to stem the "hyper-sexualization" of young girls, the French government is proposing a ban on childhood beauty pageants. That, and the weekend's news, online and on-air.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 21, 2013 -- 6:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Dec 21, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Episode #130H

KQED Life: Sun, Dec 15, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Included: On Sunday, Karla Murthy reports on the financial fringe. Nearly 20% of low income US households are "underbanked," according to the FDIC. But is providing access to traditional, mainstream financial services the best solution for everyone? A professor does double duty as a New York City check casher and discovers that banks might not be the best choice for everyone. That, and the weekend's news, online and on-air.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 15, 2013 -- 6:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 15, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Episode #129H

KQED 9: Sat, Dec 14, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Included: In just a few years, drone aircraft might be delivering orders from Amazon.com to your door - at least, that's what Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said in a recent interview. But first states and the federal government are wrestling with the implications of many new, pilotless aircraft - how they might affect civil liberties - and how to keep them out of the way of manned aircraft in skies that are already crowded. Rick Karr reports from Colorado. That, and the weekend's news, online and on-air.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 14, 2013 -- 6:00 PM

Episode #128H

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 8, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Included: Berkshire County in Massachusetts has taken "buy local" to a whole new level by creating their own currency. The BerkShare is now accepted by some 400 businesses throughout that region. Economics correspondent Paul Solman explores advantages for both consumers and storefronts.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 8, 2013 -- 6:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Dec 8, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Episode #127H

KQED 9: Sat, Dec 7, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Included: Some veterans from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have returned home to face another battle: addiction to narcotic painkillers prescribed by their doctors. Aaron Glantz of the Center for Investigative Reporting takes a look at whether these wounded warriors are being overmedicated with prescription opiates.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 7, 2013 -- 6:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Dec 7, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Episode #126H

KQED 9: Sun, Dec 1, 2013 -- 5:30 PM

Included: art and politics meet in the work of exiled Iranian artist Nicky Nodjoumi. That, and the weekend's news, online and on-air.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 1, 2013 -- 6:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Dec 1, 2013 -- 5:30 PM
Become a KQED sponsor

TV Technical Issues

TV
    TV Technical Issues
    • 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 […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9

KQED 9
Channels 9.1, 54.2 & 25.1 - Monterey (KQET)
XFINITY 9 and HD 709

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

KQED +
Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 2710

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

Quality children's programming parents love too