Donate

Today's Wild West Previous Broadcasts

White Stallion / Loren Entz (Episode #108H)

KQED Life: Fri, Oct 27, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Learning to ride horses - and a lot more - at the White Stallion Dude Ranch in Tucson, AZ; Plus acclaimed Western painter and sculptor Loren Entz.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 28, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

McGarry Ranches / Bootmaker / Shiloh Rifles (Episode #107H)

KQED Life: Fri, Oct 20, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

The rugged cowboy life at McGarry Ranches in Rexburg, ID; Idaho cowboy and custom bootmaker Seth Teichert; and recreating the rifles of the Old West at the Shiloh Sharps Rifle Company in Big Timber, Montana.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 21, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Chief Joseph Trail Ride (Episode #106H)

KQED Life: Fri, Oct 13, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Ride the 1877 trail of the Nez Perce Indians flight to freedom, on the week long Chief Joseph Trail Ride in Montana; Plus Montana's Mystical Deer Medicine Rocks, of Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse, and Custer.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 14, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Ghost Train / Hansen / Jesse James / Rawhide Braider / Virginia City (Episode #105H)

KQED Life: Fri, Oct 6, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Take a ride - or take the controls - of the century old Ghost Train in Ely, NV; Meet the builders of authentic stagecoaches at South Dakota's Hansen Wheel & Wagon; The Minnesota bank where Jesse James met his match; South Dakota Rawhide Braider Whit Olson; and the historic mining town of Mark Twain fame - Virginia City, Nevada.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 7, 2017 -- 1:30 AM
Become a KQED sponsor

TV Technical Issues

TV
    TV
    • Fremont Peak Tower Maintenance

      *UPDATE: The tower crew will work the Fremont peak tower as of 11am, Thursday, Nov 30th. We will need to lower power on KQET, Channel 25, to 25% at 10:30am through 4-5pm. Thank you for your patience!

    • 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!

    • 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.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.