Upcoming Broadcasts:

Tom Nissley, A Reader's Book of Days (#330) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

"Jeopardy" winner Nissley's new book details big happenings and fascinating trivia from the world of literature for every day of the year.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Elizabeth Kolbert, The Sixth Extinction (#331) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Scientist Kolbert proposes that we are in the midst of the sixth major die-off in the earth's history, this one caused by humans.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Dinaw Mengestu, All Our Names (#332) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

A deep tale of Africa, immigrants, love and friendship from award-winning author Mengestu.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Carol Cassella, Gemini (#333) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Anesthesiologist and author Cassella explores end-of-life issues in her latest novel, a mystery set amid the world of doctors and medicine.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Anthony Doerr, All The Light We Cannot See (#334) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

A stunningly ambitious and beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Sam Kean, The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons (#335) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Kean explains the brain's secret passageways while recounting forgotten stories of common people whose struggles, resiliency, and deep humanity made modern neuroscience possible.

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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET Off Air Sun 8/03 morning

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) KQET DT25 was off the air for a portion of Sunday morning, due to the transmitter taking a power hit. The signal has been restored. Most receivers should have re-acquired our signal once it returned, but a few Over the Air viewers may need to do a rescan in order to restore […]

    • KQED DT9s Over the Air: beginning Wed 7/09

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The PSIP Info part of our Over the Air (OTA) signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3 dropped out of our overall signal early Wednesday 7/09. Once PSIP was restored most OTA receivers moved our signal back to the correct channel locations. However, for some viewers, it appears as if they have lost […]

    • KQED FM 88.1 translator off air Tues 6/03

      The Martinez translator for KQED-FM will be off the air all day Tuesday June 3rd. We are rebuilding the 25 year old site with all new antennas and cabling. This should only affect people listening on 88.1MHz in the Martinez/Benicia area.

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

KQED DTV Channels


Comcast 9 and 709
Digital 9.1, 54.2 or 25.1

All widescreen and HD programs


Channel 54
Comcast 10 and 710
Digital 9.2, 54.1 or 25.2

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH


Comcast 189
Digital 54.3

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Comcast 190
Digital 9.3

History, world events, news, science, nature


Comcast 191 & 621
Digital 54.5 or 25.3

24-hour national Spanish-language network


Comcast 192
Digital 54.4

Quality children's programming parents love too