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The Black Book (#1203H) Duration: 49:53 STEREO TVPG

Henry Hodgson is the Constable of Midsomer whose landscapes have become the focus of attention from art collectors the world over. But some of the Hodgsons now in circulation are not quite what they seem. The details of their true provenance are contained in a secret Black Book, a tome whose possession has several citizens prepared to murder in order to protect their investments. Guest starring Gavin O'Herlihy (Happy Days'Chuck Cunningham).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 28, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 29, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

The Black Book (#1204H) Duration: 44:48 STEREO TVPG

Henry Hodgson is the Constable of Midsomer whose landscapes have become the focus of attention from art collectors the world over. But some of the Hodgsons now in circulation are not quite what they seem. The details of their true provenance are contained in a secret Black Book, a tome whose possession has several citizens prepared to murder in order to protect their investments. Guest starring Gavin O'Herlihy (Happy Days'Chuck Cunningham).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 28, 2017 -- 7:52pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 29, 2017 -- 1:52am Remind me

Secrets and Spies (#1205H) Duration: 45:58 STEREO TVPG

A family of retired spooks runs a safe house in a Midsomer village to which the security services send a visiting VIP for protection. But local folklore about The Beast of Midsomer -- a big cat that is reputed to have torn out the throats of innocent locals in the past -- proves to be more than a legend as the Beast strikes again. Guest starring Peter Davidson (Doctor Who).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 5, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

Secrets and Spies (#1206H) Duration: 48:56 STEREO TVPG

A family of retired spooks runs a safe house in a Midsomer village to which the security services send a visiting VIP for protection. But local folklore about The Beast of Midsomer -- a big cat that is reputed to have torn out the throats of innocent locals in the past -- proves to be more than a legend as the Beast strikes again. Guest starring Peter Davidson (Doctor Who).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 5, 2017 -- 7:48pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 1:48am Remind me

The Glitch (#1207H) Duration: 50:00 STEREO TVPG

A maverick scientist has discovered a fatal flaw in prevailing electromagnetic theory and hence in the binary system. His theories are denounced by both his peers in Christchurch College Oxford, and by the businessman who has funded research and development of a new worldwide system for controlling air traffic. It seems that academic and business interests are willing to collude in murder in order to sustain their reputations and profit. Guest starring Jim Norton (Elementary).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 12, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

The Glitch (#1208H) Duration: 45:31 STEREO TVPG

A maverick scientist has discovered a fatal flaw in prevailing electromagnetic theory and hence in the binary system. His theories are denounced by both his peers in Christchurch College Oxford, and by the businessman who has funded research and development of a new worldwide system for controlling air traffic. It seems that academic and business interests are willing to collude in murder in order to sustain their reputations and profit. Guest starring Jim Norton (Elementary).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 12, 2017 -- 7:53pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 1:53am Remind me

Small Mercies (#1209H) Duration: 49:07 STEREO TVPG

Little Worthy is a pretty village whose economy has long depended on the tourist trade -- in particular on the attractions of its miniature model village and an annual river raft race. But times are tough and the village is in decline even before the first victim is found pegged and bound like Gulliver in Lilliput. Guest starring Olivia Colman (The Night Manager; Broadchurch).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 19, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

Small Mercies (#1210H) Duration: 45:43 STEREO TVPG

Little Worthy is a pretty village whose economy has long depended on the tourist trade -- in particular on the attractions of its miniature model village and an annual river raft race. But times are tough and the village is in decline even before the first victim is found pegged and bound like Gulliver in Lilliput. Guest starring Olivia Colman (The Night Manager; Broadchurch).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 19, 2017 -- 7:52pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 1:52am Remind me

The Creeper (#1211H) Duration: 48:29 STEREO TVPG

The time-honored craft of the cat burglar is revived in Midsomer County and when a state-of-the-art security system in the Chief Constable's own house is effortlessly breached, the pressure is on for Barnaby to catch this highly skilled and agile housebreaker. But when a body is found at the scene of a break-in does it mean that the Creeper has raised his game? Or are there more sinister stresses in the complex family of a local baronet? Guest starring Jenny Agutter (Call The Midwife).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 26, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

The Creeper (#1212H) Duration: 46:32 STEREO TVPG

The time-honored craft of the cat burglar is revived in Midsomer County and when a state-of-the-art security system in the Chief Constable's own house is effortlessly breached, the pressure is on for Barnaby to catch this highly skilled and agile housebreaker. But when a body is found at the scene of a break-in does it mean that the Creeper has raised his game? Or are there more sinister stresses in the complex family of a local baronet? Guest starring Jenny Agutter (Call The Midwife).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 26, 2017 -- 7:51pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 1:51am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 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 […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

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

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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.

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KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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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.