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KQED World: Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

Schedule is subject to change. Please visit kqed.org/tv/schedules/daily for the most up-to-date info.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12047] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#36177] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4185] Tavis talks with actor and author Alan Alda about his book If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face? and with musician Benjamin Booker about his latest album, Witness. Original air date 6/15/17. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    108 Degrees: Critical Response 108 Degree: Critical Response addresses the dangers of heat illness in high school athletes. The program includes three young victims of heat-related ailments: Kendrick Fincher and Tyler Davenport, who died of heat stroke while practicing football in the summer months, and Will James, who received treatment and survived. Through personal testimonies from families who have been affected by exertional heat stroke and interviews with coaches, certified athletic trainers, kinesiologists and other medical professionals, 108 Degree: Critical Response looks at the seriousness of this condition and its underlying causes, as well as how to treat and prevent it from happening. Through personal testimonies from families who have been affected by exertional heat stroke and interviews with coaches, certified athletic trainers, kinesiologists, and other medical professionals, 108 Degree: Critical Response looks at the seriousness of heat illness and its underlying causes, as well as how to treat and prevent exertional heat illness. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe [#2626] duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 am
    American Forum [#242] Trump and the Pundits Did the mainstream media and Washington's pundit class get anything right in their predictions for the presidency of Donald Trump? What do they say now? A special report. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#530] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#209] DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis. duration 12:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    America Reframed [#510] Care 90% of Americans want to age at home, but many of them have to rely on paid care workers because their families can't provide the support they need. Told through the stories of both care workers and their clients, CARE illuminates the many challenges and deep attachments that can be formed between the elderly and the home care workers they depend on - and exposes the cracks in a system that is poorly serving both. duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Alzheimer's: The Caregiver's Perspective According to the Alzheimer's Association, more than 15 million family members and friends provided 18.1 billion hours of unpaid care in 2015 to those with Alzheimer's and dementia. Alzheimer's is more than memory loss; it affects many generations and is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States.
    In this program, caretakers share their diverse experiences of caring for loved ones in the world of dementia - from diagnosis to saying the long goodbye. A variety of caregivers, family members and many others explain how they creatively navigate the frustrations, sorrows, and complications of caring for a loved one who can no longer function safely on their own.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:00 am
    Aging Matters - End of Life AGING MATTERS - END OF LIFE weaves together personal stories of families and interviews with scholars, doctors and medical ethicists to examine the complicated experience of dying. The program explores the radical transformation of death and dying in the United States over the past 150 years, Americans' cultural unwillingness to face death, and the efforts in place to change how Americans understand and talk about dying. Among several topics, AGING MATTERS addresses the role of advance directives, palliative care and hospice in an end-of-life strategy. Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Kathy Mattea hosts the program and shares her personal experience caring for family members suffering from Alzheimer's Disease. duration 57:02   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    108 Degrees: Critical Response 108 Degree: Critical Response addresses the dangers of heat illness in high school athletes. The program includes three young victims of heat-related ailments: Kendrick Fincher and Tyler Davenport, who died of heat stroke while practicing football in the summer months, and Will James, who received treatment and survived. Through personal testimonies from families who have been affected by exertional heat stroke and interviews with coaches, certified athletic trainers, kinesiologists and other medical professionals, 108 Degree: Critical Response looks at the seriousness of this condition and its underlying causes, as well as how to treat and prevent it from happening. Through personal testimonies from families who have been affected by exertional heat stroke and interviews with coaches, certified athletic trainers, kinesiologists, and other medical professionals, 108 Degree: Critical Response looks at the seriousness of heat illness and its underlying causes, as well as how to treat and prevent exertional heat illness. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4186] Tavis talks with former president & CEO of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Deborah Borda about her decision to move back to New York and singer Sampha about his debut album Process. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4187] Tavis talks with journalist and author John Nichols about his latest book Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People In America" and with former FEMA Director Michael Brown about Hurricane Harvey and the government's response. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe [#2626] duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    American Forum [#242] Trump and the Pundits Did the mainstream media and Washington's pundit class get anything right in their predictions for the presidency of Donald Trump? What do they say now? A special report. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    America Reframed [#510] Care 90% of Americans want to age at home, but many of them have to rely on paid care workers because their families can't provide the support they need. Told through the stories of both care workers and their clients, CARE illuminates the many challenges and deep attachments that can be formed between the elderly and the home care workers they depend on - and exposes the cracks in a system that is poorly serving both. duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Alzheimer's: The Caregiver's Perspective According to the Alzheimer's Association, more than 15 million family members and friends provided 18.1 billion hours of unpaid care in 2015 to those with Alzheimer's and dementia. Alzheimer's is more than memory loss; it affects many generations and is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States.
    In this program, caretakers share their diverse experiences of caring for loved ones in the world of dementia - from diagnosis to saying the long goodbye. A variety of caregivers, family members and many others explain how they creatively navigate the frustrations, sorrows, and complications of caring for a loved one who can no longer function safely on their own.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 pm
    Aging Matters - End of Life AGING MATTERS - END OF LIFE weaves together personal stories of families and interviews with scholars, doctors and medical ethicists to examine the complicated experience of dying. The program explores the radical transformation of death and dying in the United States over the past 150 years, Americans' cultural unwillingness to face death, and the efforts in place to change how Americans understand and talk about dying. Among several topics, AGING MATTERS addresses the role of advance directives, palliative care and hospice in an end-of-life strategy. Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Kathy Mattea hosts the program and shares her personal experience caring for family members suffering from Alzheimer's Disease. duration 57:02   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8113] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14178] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4187] Tavis talks with journalist and author John Nichols about his latest book Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People In America" and with former FEMA Director Michael Brown about Hurricane Harvey and the government's response. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36178] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the President and Democrats reach across the aisle to avoid, at least for now, one of the biggest threats to the country: a debt crisis. Plus, why more people are renting out their cars. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12048] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8113] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7028] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36178] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the President and Democrats reach across the aisle to avoid, at least for now, one of the biggest threats to the country: a debt crisis. Plus, why more people are renting out their cars. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4463H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12048] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4463H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#23188] (original air date 9/6/2017) We continue looking at the escalating conflict with North Korea. Guest host Jeff Glor is joined by Richard McGregor, author of "Three Tigers, One Mountain: China, Japan and the US in the Asian Century."
    *We conclude with Michael Schmidt of The New York Times discussing the Boston Red Sox's use of the Apple watch to to illegally steal hand signals from opponents' catchers.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4463H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36178] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the President and Democrats reach across the aisle to avoid, at least for now, one of the biggest threats to the country: a debt crisis. Plus, why more people are renting out their cars. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4463H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4188] Tavis talks with journalist Joan Walsh about the political implications of Hurricane Harvey and with sociologist Robert D. Bullard about the environmental significance and ramifications of the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4463H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12048] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4463H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7028] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12048] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Wednesday, September 6, 2017

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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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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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XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
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(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.

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KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
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