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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Anaheim, Hour Three (#1815H) Duration: 55:46 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: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 2:00am
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 3:00pm
  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Richmond, Hour One (#1816#) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In Richmond, Virginia, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Reid Dunavant travel to the Virginia Museum of Fine Art to talk about silver coffee and teapots. Highlights include a late19th -century Albert Neuhuys watercolor that was bought by a very young collector for $2 and is now valued at $1000 to $1500; a 1982 UNC championship signed basketball featuring teammates Michael Jordan, James Worthy, Sam Perkins and more; and an early 20th-century Alice R.H. Smith watercolor that originally belonged to the owner's mother, a close family friend of the artist, now appraised for $85,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 3:00am

Richmond, Hour Two (#1817H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

AR stops in Virginia's capital city, where host Mark L.Walberg attempts to stump appraiser Sebastian Clarke on Federal-era materials at the Wilton House Museum. Highlights include a 1765 Thomas Pitts silver epergne that was previously used to hold flowers instead of desserts and is now valued at $15,000 to $50,000; a Leveille-Rousseau perfume bottle, ca. 1890, bought at a Virginia flea market for around $20 and now appraised at between $6000 and $8000; and a Tiffany & Co. brooch, ca. 1937, found in the spare-button envelope of a dry cleaning business and valued at $65,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 24, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Naughty Or Nice (#1420H) Duration: 56:16 STEREO TVG

This AR special edition makes a list and checks it twice. Enlivening the year-end holiday season, this lineup of favorite appraisals from past seasons will satisfy everyone's wish list. Highlights include: an 1863 Temperance lithograph illustrating the evils of imbibing spirits; a letter from Gerald Ford, written when he was House Minority Leader, to his kindergarten teacher in Michigan who called him "naughty little Gerry Ford"; and a dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in the film Some Like It Hot that was so tight she had to be sewn into it, valued at $150, 000 to $250,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Dec 26, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Knoxville, Hour One (#1819H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

AR is in Knoxville, Tennessee, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Ken Farmer head to the Museum of Appalachia to discuss Appalachian musical instruments. Highlights include a Tiffany pottery vase, circa 1905, that was purchased at an estate sale for $75 and is now valued at $9000 to $12,000; a shoe belonging to Robert Wadlow, the tallest human recorded in history; and a Chinese gilt bronze Amida Buddah, circa 1550, that is unusual in size and is appraised for $40,000 to $60,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 1, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 2, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 2, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 6, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Harrisburg, Hour One (#2201H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Celebrate ROADSHOW's new season with a first-time visit to Harrisburg. Treasures include a Pennsylvania Dutch coffeepot, an 1892 H. F. Farny painting, and a Rene Lalique necklace. Which is valued at $200, 000-$300,000 during an emotional appraisal?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 8, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 9, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 9, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Harrisburg, Hour Two (#2202H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Travel to Harrisburg for finds including a Charles "Heinie" Wagner Red Sox archive, Carl Schweninger oil, "The Artist's Studio," ca. 1850, and a 1975 "Yellow Submarine" jacket made for Karen Carpenter. Can you guess which is appraised for $300,000?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 15, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 16, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 16, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jan 21, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Harrisburg, Hour Three (#2203H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Learn more about vintage and antique items in Harrisburg, such as the 1963-1968 NASA archive of Pearl Tucker, a painted "Bucher" box made around 1800, and a Randy Gumpert baseball archive. One of these is appraised for $75,000!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 22, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 23, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 27, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jan 28, 2018 -- 4:00pm Remind me

New Orleans, Hour One (#2204H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Journey to The Big Easy for hidden treasures like a diamond bracelet and a Van Cleef & Arpels ring, Mardi Gras Comus Krewe parade float watercolors from 1892, and Keith Haring subway graffiti art from around 1980. One of these is worth up to $95,000!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Knoxville, Hour Three (#1821H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

AR stops in Knoxville, Tennessee, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser John Buxton visit the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture to talk about prehistoric Native American stoneworks. Highlights include a third edition of Gone With the Wind with a false inscription; signed Muhammad Ali training shoes that are appraised for $15,000 to $20,000; and a Cartier sapphire and diamond ring that was purchased at a Knoxville estate sale for less than $15,000 and is now valued at $40,000 to $60,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 29, 2018 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 30, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Fremont Peak Tower Maintenance

      *UPDATE: The tower crew will work the Fremont peak tower as of 11am, Thursday, Nov 30th. We will need to lower power on KQET, Channel 25, to 25% at 10:30am through 4-5pm. Thank you for your patience!

    • 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!

    • 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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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.
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Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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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
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Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
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Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.