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Chance (#102) Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

Chance could mean possibilities, risk or opportunity: Rodrigue Kalambayi seeks asylum from political violence in the Congo; Korean-AmericanEson Kimisheld at gunpoint in her family's hardware storein New York; and Christine Gentry donates a kidney to a complete stranger. Three storytellers, three interpretation of Chance, hosted by Wes Hazard.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Oct 17, 2017 -- 7:30am
  • KQED World: Tue, Oct 17, 2017 -- 1:30pm
  • KQED World: Fri, Oct 20, 2017 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Oct 20, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 8:33pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me
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Welcome to the Neighborhood (#103) Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

Neighborhoods are forever in flux: Paloma Valenzuela travels to a Dominican neighborhood searching for her identity; Mark Redmond learns what happens when you are no longer welcomed on your street; and Norah Dooley finds the real meaning of community from neighbors who teach her life lessons. Hosted by Wes Hazard.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Oct 24, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Oct 24, 2017 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Oct 27, 2017 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Oct 27, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 29, 2017 -- 8:30pm Remind me
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  • KQED World: Tue, Oct 31, 2017 -- 7:00am Remind me
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  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
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Tickets, Please! (#104) Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

Tickets mean opportunity, but for what? Dan Dahari describes being adopted and smuggled out as an infant from Mexico; Courtney Allen finds freedom during a trip to Havana, Cuba; and Social Psychology Professor Michael Sargentconfronts his own biases on a flight immediately after September 11, 2001. Hosted by Theresa Okokon.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Oct 31, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Oct 31, 2017 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me

Episode #105 Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Nov 7, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 10, 2017 -- 2:30am Remind me
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Episode #106 Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

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  • KQED World: Tue, Nov 14, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 17, 2017 -- 2:30am Remind me
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Episode #107 Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Nov 21, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Episode #108 Duration: 26:46 STEREO (Secondary audio: none)

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  • KQED World: Tue, Nov 28, 2017 -- 7:30am 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.

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.