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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Ittle Haiti (#210H) Duration: 27:12 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Mickela gets transported to Haiti in the streets of Flatbush, Brooklyn with drum lessons, dance classes, and local shops.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 10:00pm
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 4:00am

Bolivian Pride (#211H) Duration: 26:01 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Bolivian community in Queens may be small, but they are mighty - Mickela joins cross-generational Bolivian family members with the caporales and tinkus dances.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 29, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me

Nuyorican Barrios (#212H) Duration: 27:36 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Bronx is not only known as the Borough of Salsa, but also the Borough of Music - Mickela digs deeper into the long-standing Puerto Rican whose influence stretches across all of New York City.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Oct 6, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 7, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me

Jewish Roots (#213H) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

From Israeli folk dance at the 92Y to eating knishes in the Lower East Side, Mickela gets a taste of this culturally, ethnically, and religiously rich group that is iconic to New York City.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Oct 13, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 14, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me

Manhattan's Chinatown (#201H) Duration: 27:38 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Mickela kicks off her New York series in one of the oldest and most iconic neighborhoods in NYC, Manhattan's Chinatown, during the festive time of Chinese Lunar New Year.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 20, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me

The Balkans in the Boroughs (#202H) Duration: 27:36 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Mickela gets a taste of The Balkans throughout three of the five boroughs: Slavic Soul Party! In Brooklyn, NY Gypsy Festival in Manhattan, and Little Serbia in Queens.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 27, 2017 -- 12:30am 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.

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(starts Jan 16, 2017)
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