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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Building An Identity (#119) Duration: 28:14 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

As the Asian American population in the United States rises, so do their questions about their place in America; a Japanese-Filipino man narrates the story of his "becoming American"; a group of mixed race professionals is New York address issues of identity and acceptance; and new mothers try to balance their old heritage with their new culture.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, May 26, 2015 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 8:00am Remind me

Defying Disabilities (#106) Duration: 27:30 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

Three stories question the limits of any disability: the loving marriage of two intellectually-challenged individuals in New York City; a volunteer program that introduces unlikely candidates to surfing on the North Shore of Hawaii; and a blind North Carolina hiker sets out to climb the Appalachian Trail.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, May 27, 2015 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, May 31, 2015 -- 12:30am Remind me

Ptsd: Bringing The War Home (#120) Duration: 27:42 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

An examination of the terrifying syndrome that's all too common among U.S. veterans returning from combat zones: a devastating injury pushes one former soldier into the dark; the family of a Navy Seal tells his tragic story; a woman rebuilds her post-war life; and a program at the City College of San Francisco committed to rehabbing veterans.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 2, 2015 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 2, 2015 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 5, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 5, 2015 -- 8:00am Remind me

American Graduate Week: Beyond The Classroom (#121) Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

Schools across America are incorporating real world job skills into their curriculums, training the next generation of farmers, scientists and engineers.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 9, 2015 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 9, 2015 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 12, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 12, 2015 -- 8:00am Remind me

Fishing Pono (#122) Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

For generations, Native Hawaiians have depended on the ocean for their source of food, but today, large commercial fishing fleets threaten their way of life.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 16, 2015 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 16, 2015 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 19, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 19, 2015 -- 8:00am Remind me

Breadfruit & Open Spaces (#123) Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

In Guam, Micronesian immigrants from Chuuk are living a dream come true: they have purchased land to build homes and plant crops for their families. But their "American dream" may be short lived when threatened with evictions.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 23, 2015 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 23, 2015 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 26, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Jun 26, 2015 -- 8:00am Remind me

Immigration: Language (#124) Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

Language creates barriers and opportunities for refugees and immigrants in Tennessee, from a mobile ESL classroom, to Spanish-language newspapers, to "English Only" laws.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 30, 2015 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 30, 2015 -- 1:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

    • Thurs 3/05, DT54-1 thru DT54-5: 2 planned, extremely brief Over the Air outages

      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9

KQED 9
Channels 9.1, 54.2 & 25.1 - Monterey (KQET)
XFINITY 9 and HD 709

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

KQED +
Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 710

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

Quality children's programming parents love too