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Cleveland, Hour Three (#2018H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Travel to Cleveland to see outstanding vintage finds like a "Big Bronco" coin-operated horse made around 1952, a Bill Watterson archive, ca. 1975, and a Tiffany & Co. pendant watch necklace. Can you guess the $40,000-$60,000 treasure?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, May 30, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 30, 2016 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 1, 2016 -- 1:00am Remind me

Baton Rouge, Hour Three (#1809H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

AR is in the Red Stick city, as host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Christopher Mitchell head to Port Hudson to discuss a rare Civil War hand grenade. Highlights include an early 19th-century Louisiana work table that was stored in a barn for several decades; a collection of insightful Civil War Confederate letters that were found in the wall of a torn down Mississippi house; and a Porfirio Salinas oil, ca. 1935, in its original frame, that was bought by the owner's grandmother for $100 in 1935 and is now valued at $45,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, May 30, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, May 31, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

Kansas City, Hour One (#1810H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In Kansas City, Missouri, AR travels with appraiser Leila Dunbar to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum to explore a one-of-a-kind, signed baseball. Highlights include an 1891 Kansas City Fire Chief presentation badge made by the fine jeweler Mermod & Jaccard and given to Kansas City Fire Chief George Hale at the turn of the 20th-century; a bold 1796 Chinese bronze censer that was recently found on the floor of a local antique mall and is now valued at $8000 to $12,000; and a pristine 1965 Roy Lichtenstein screen print that was bought by the owner's parents at a Kansas City department store in the mid-1960s and is now appraised for $300,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 13, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Kansas City, Hour Two (#1811H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In Kanas City, Missouri, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Marshall Martin travel to the Toy and Miniature Museum to discuss dolls houses and miniature models. Highlights include a beauty book, ca. 1928, by entrepreneur Madam C.J. Walker, the first American female millionaire; an 1861 E.G. Wright silver cornet that was played by the owner's great-grandfather when he was part of the 15th Regiment of Indiana; and a 1920 Julian Onderdonk oil painting that was gifted to the owner's mother when she lived next door to the artist and is now appraised for $125,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 13, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 14, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 17, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Kansas City, Hour Three (#1812H) Duration: 56:16 STEREO TVG

AR is in Kansas City, Missouri, where host Mark L. Walberg joins appraiser Daile Kaplan at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art to learn about the photography of Dorothea Lange. Highlights include a 1955 Elvis Presley concert poster, with Presley billed at the bottom; an 1812 Marklin "Puritan" toy boat, used in the family pool and valued at $20,000; and a 1919 Leon Gaspard Portrait of Young Girl oil that was appraised for $10,000 in the 1960s is appraised now for $75,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 20, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Vintage Tucson (#2019H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Discover how values from a 2001 trip to Tucson hold up in today's market. Highlights include a revisit of the touching fan-favorite Navajo Ute First Phase blanket appraisal. What is the shocking updated value for this family heirloom?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 20, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 21, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 24, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Vintage Phoenix (#1622H) Duration: 55:10 STEREO TVG

AR's first visit to Phoenix was in 1997, when Arizona's biggest story was a UFO sighting dubbed the "Phoenix Lights." Flash forward 15 years for these believe-it-or-not AR moments: "Yes Virginia, there is a Santa Claus," the original 1897 letter to the New York Sun, was appraised at $20,000 to $30,000 and gets a nice current value of $30, 000 to $50,000; on the other hand, a circa 1890 mechanical bank, then worth $3700, gets a lump of coal and a current value of $1000 to $ 1500.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 20, 2016 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 21, 2016 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 27, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Vintage New York (#2020H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Uncover how appraisals from 15 years ago have changed. Highlights include an Emile Galle faience cat circa 1890, a 1968 Robert F. Kennedy letter, and a Philadelphia candlestand, ca. 1765. Which find doubled in value?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 27, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 28, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jul 1, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 2, 2016 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 3, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Vintage Secaucus (#1623H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In 1997, "Captain Bill" Sheehan founded Hackensack Riverkeeper, an advocacy organization dedicated to protecting and conserving the Hackensack River estuary, which includes Secaucus. See if the objects found at the Secaucus AR floated upstream or downstream in the last 15 years: A circa 1900 folk art ship model was bought at a yard sale in 1996, valued at $5000 to $7000, and now is sinking fast to $300 to $500; but a gaming table bought for $25 and appraised at $200,000 to $300,000 now could score $400,000 to $600,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 27, 2016 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 28, 2016 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 4, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Anaheim, Hour One (#1813H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In Anaheim, California, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Philip Weiss travel to the Queen Mary to talk about ocean liner memorabilia. Highlights include a Marx Brothers prop duck, one of two duck props made for the "You Bet Your Life" television show; two sketches by pop star Michael Jackson, ca. 1973, that were given to the owner by Jackson in a 10th-grade art class; and a Frederic Church oil painting, ca. 1867, that once belonged to the owner's great-aunt, who was married to the artist, and is now appraised for $100,000 to $150,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 11, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Vintage Indianapolis (#2021H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Travel back 15 years to learn the current values for previously appraised finds. Highlights include an autographed electric guitar, a Little Orphan Annie dress, ca. 1930, and a 1913 N.C. Wyeth painting. Which item values fell and which ones soared?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 11, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 12, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jul 15, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me

Vintage Houston (#1624H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In 1998, Dr. Ferid Murad of the UT-Houston Medical School won the Nobel Prize in medicine for his work on the cardio-vascular system, while AR made hearts palpitate with its first visit to H-Town. 14 years later, a 19th-century Chinese jade scepter, originally appraised for $1500 to $2500, has spiked to a radiantly healthy $50, 000 to $80,000, while a 1912 Titanic menu went from a heart-stopping $75,000 to $100,000 to a less pulse-quickening $50,000 to $75,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 11, 2016 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 12, 2016 -- 3:00am Remind me

Anaheim, Hour Two (#1814H) Duration: 56:16 STEREO TVG

AR travels to Anaheim, California, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Richard Johnston head to Rickenbacker International Corporation to discuss vintage electric guitars. Highlights include two pairs of performance shoes that belonged to "The Beverly Hillbillies" star Buddy Ebsen; a jade jewelry collection that includes a necklace, ring and earrings, appraised for $30,000 to $36, 000; and an oil painting titled Sacre-Couer et Moulin, by French artist Maurice Utrillo, valued at $80,000 to $120,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 18, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 19, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jul 22, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 23, 2016 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 24, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Anaheim, Hour Three (#1815H) Duration: 56:16 STEREO TVG

AR is in Anaheim, California, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Rosie Sayyah head to Joseff Jewelry to discuss Hollywood costume jewelry. Highlights include an 18th-century Chinese cinnabar lacquer box that was originally created as gift wrapping and is appraised for $40,000 to $60,000; a collection of wanted posters found in southern California hotel ledgers, ca. 1900, featuring a Butch Cassidy wanted circular; and a shadow box attributed to Joseph Cornell that was found in the trash by the owner's father and could fluctuate in value from $100 to $150,000, depending on authentication.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 25, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 26, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Jul 29, 2016 -- 1:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

    • KQED DT9: planned overnight outage, Over the Air early 5/04

      (DT9-1, 9-2, and 9-3) Early Wed 5/04, beginning 12:30am We will be shutting down our KQED DT9 Over the Air Sutro Tower (SF) transmission at apx. 12:30am early Wednesday May 4th, in order to install some new equipment. We expect to be back on the air between 4am-6am Wednesday morning. Most receivers will automatically re-acquire […]

    • 4/17/16 – KQED Plus (DT54) Over the Air Issue: Virtual ID missing

      We are aware that many Over the Air (OTA) viewers are currently unable to tune in our channels on the usual DT54.1 through 54.5. This is due to a problem with our PSIP generator, which engineers hope to have repaired on Monday 4/18. In the meantime, OTA viewers might be able to watch any of […]

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 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

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KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too