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Upcoming Broadcasts:

The Bermondsey Horror (#101H) Duration: 44:04 STEREO TV14

In 1849, a man suddenly disappeared in Bermondsey. The discovery that he had been brutally murdered enraptured the press and the public. Even Charles Dickens was totally engrossed in the story of the sinister Marie Manning.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 30, 2017 -- 8:45pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 31, 2017 -- 2:45am Remind me

In The Shadow of Jack (#102H) Duration: 44:06 STEREO TV14

At the time of Jack The Ripper, London was home to some of the most terrible individuals the city has ever witnessed. One of the very worst was the elusive Borough Poisoner, George Chapman.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 6, 2017 -- 8:54pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 7, 2017 -- 2:54am Remind me

Finding Dr. Crippen (#103H) Duration: 44:06 STEREO TV14

Having killed his wife and buried her in the basement, Dr. Crippen escaped on a ship to Canada. Using what was then, the "new" wireless, the police managed to hunt him down and bring him home to account for his terrible crime.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 13, 2017 -- 8:53pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 14, 2017 -- 2:53am Remind me

The Brides in the Bath Killer (#104H) Duration: 44:13 STEREO TV14

George Smith had many aliases. He needed them for the many wives he took, all of whom he would soon murder in order to claim an inheritance. Catching this chameleon was a gargantuan challenge.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 20, 2017 -- 8:47pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Nov 21, 2017 -- 2:47am 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.

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.