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Diane Guerrero, Actor (#708) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Diane Guerrero is an actor on the hit shows Orange is the New Black and Jane the Virgin. She volunteers with the nonprofit Immigrant Legal Resource Center, as well as with Mi Familia Vota, an organization that promotes civic involvement. She has been named an Ambassador for Citizenship and Naturalization by the White House. Her first In the Country We Love recently hit the shelves.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

Gary Kelly, CEO, Southwest Airlines (#726) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Gary Kelly serves as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Southwest Airlines. In Kelly's 30 years at Southwest he has worked as a controller, Chief Financial Officer, VP of Finance, Executive VP and CFO before being promoted to CEO in 2004. In 2017 Kelly was recognized as one of the top five underrated CEOs by Fortune magazine.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 2, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 2, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

Lyle Lovett, Singer/Actor (#801) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Lyle Lovett is a singer, composer and actor. Since his self-titled debut in 1986, Lovett has released 14 albums that fuse elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues. He has won four Grammy Awards, including Best Male Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Album. Lovett was also named Texas State Musician.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

Al Franken, U.S. Senator/Comedian/Author (#802) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Al Franken is the U.S. Senator of Minnesota. Before running for the Senate, Sen. Franken spent 37 years as a comedy writer, author and radio talk show host. He is best known for his stint on Saturday Night Live during the 1970s and 1980s. Franken was first elected to the US Senate in 2008, and re-elected in 2014. His latest book, Al Franken, Giant of the Senate, was a New York Times Best Seller.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

Shawn Colvin, Singer/Songwriter (#704) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Shawn Colvin is a singer-songwriter based in Austin, Texas. She has won three Grammy awards, including Song of the Year for her hit "Sunny Came Home." Colvin's new album titled "Colvin & Earle" was released this summer. Colvin joined forces with long-time friend and creative partner Steve Earle to create the debut collaborative album.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Oct 21, 2017 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 21, 2017 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me

Katy Tur, Nbc Correspondent (#803) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Katy Tur is a correspondent for NBC News and an anchor for MSNBC Live. Tur is the recipient of a 2017 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism. Her latest book, Unbelievable, reflects on her coverage of Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. She currently lives in New York City.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

Ben Domenech, Publisher, The Federalist (#804) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Benjamin Domenech is the publisher of The Federalist, host of The Federalist Radio Hour, and writes The Transom, a daily subscription newsletter for political insiders. He co-founded Redstate and co-hosted Coffee & Markets, an award-winning economic podcast. His writing has been published in The Wall Street Journal, The Daily Beast, Politico, Commentary, Reason, and GQ, and he appears regularly on Fox News, MSNBC, CNN, and CBS's Face The Nation.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 30, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 30, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me
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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.

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.