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Against All Odds (#305H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

For the Purcells, their fairy tale life came to a halt when the doctor diagnosed Pat with prostate cancer. As the second leading cause of cancer death, prostate cancer affects one in seven men. The Purcells are set to fight this deadly disease and explore every treatment option they could find. Little do they know that 25 years earlier, a doctor 1200 miles away risked his entire career to pioneer a new cancer treatment using protons.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Feb 25, 2017 -- 2:00pm

San Bernardino Strong (#301H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Julie never thought she would be where she is now: healing from two gunshot wounds when her co-worker and his wife opened fire at an employee meeting in one of the deadliest terrorist attacks. In the midst of this tragedy, hope lives on. You see it in the eyes of Julie who is set on sharing her hope with others. You witness it in the heroic efforts of first responders helping those injured. And you feel it in a bond the community formed like never before.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 7, 2017 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 7, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Mar 8, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Mar 8, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Mar 9, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Mar 9, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 10, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 10, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Mar 11, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Mar 12, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Mar 12, 2017 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Mar 12, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me

Ebola Warriors (#302) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

This is the dramatic story of two hospitals: one fighting to keep the Ebola virus inside, and the other to keep it out. Follow Dr. Gillian Seton, a physician at Cooper SDA Hospital in Liberia, who is fighting to keep the epidemic out of her hospital in order to keep its doors open to patients who don't have the deadly virus. A few hours away in Sierra Leone, meet James, a local healthcare worker who is risking his life to treat Ebola patients in the Red Zone at Waterloo SDA Hospital. And watch how one of his patients is trying to obtain community acceptance as an Ebola survivor.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 14, 2017 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 14, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 17, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 17, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

It's About The Journey (#303) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

After a major snowboarding accident, Andre's athletic life completely changed when his left leg got amputated. But he hasn't let that slow him down. He becomes a triathlete and finds himself training for the biggest competition yet: the 2016 Paralympics in Rio. Through years of hard work and dedication, Andre learns that life is not about the destination, but about the journey.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 21, 2017 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 21, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 24, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 24, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me

The Lasting Impact (#304) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Wilber "Wil" Alexander has sat at the bedside of the sick and the dying for the last 40 years, inviting the wounded to tell their stories. This story follows Wil as he uniquely cares for sick, wounded, and terminal patients by walking alongside them and aiding in their search for meaning and healing in their time of unique vulnerability.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 28, 2017 -- 7:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Mar 28, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 31, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Mar 31, 2017 -- 8:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 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.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

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.