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Matt Lewis, Journalist (#723) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Matt Lewis is a senior columnist at The Daily Beast and a CNN political commentator. Lewis has written for GQ, The Washington Post, Politico and many more. Previously, Lewis worked as a senior contributor for The Daily Caller and a columnist for AOL's Politics Daily. He has been named one of the "50 Best Conservative Columnists" by RightWingNews for the past four years.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, May 29, 2017 -- 3:00am
  • KQED World: Mon, May 29, 2017 -- 10:00am

Dean Baquet, Journalist (#718) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Dean Baquet is the executive editor of the New York Times. He is the first African-American to hold the position. In 1988 Baquet won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of City Council corruption in Chicago. During his nearly 40-year career, Baquet has worked for The Times-Picayune of New Orleans, the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times and the New York Times.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 5, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 5, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

John Doe, Actor/Musician (#716) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

John Doe is an actor and musician who co-founded the Los Angeles punk band X. He has appeared in over 50 films and television productions including Great Balls of Fire!, Roadside Prophets, Roswell and more. His latest book, Under the Big Black Sun, explores the LA punk rock movement and its evolution.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 12, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 12, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

Julian Castro, Politician (#724) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Julian Castro served as the 16th United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under President Barack Obama from 2014 to 2017. Before moving to Washington, Castro served as the Mayor of San Antonio from 2009 to 2014. He currently lives in San Antonio with his family.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 19, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 19, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me

David Brown, Retired Dallas Police Chief (#725) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

David Brown is a 33-year veteran of the Dallas Police Department, from which he retired as chief in October 2016. Now a correspondent for ABC News, he is also an adviser for Texas organizations focused on positively influencing early childhood education efforts, mental health awareness and treatment, and assistance for formerly incarcerated persons. His first book titled Called to Rise hits shelves this June.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 26, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 26, 2017 -- 10:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 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 […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

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.