Donate

Two for the Road Previous Broadcasts

Adventure in the Canadian Arctic (Episode #209H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 28, 2019 -- 3:30 PM

Nik and Dusty head north - way north - to the Canadian territory of Nunavut, where they spot polar bears and visit local villages on their journey to cross the Arctic Circle.

Cruising The Greek Islands (Episode #208H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 21, 2019 -- 3:30 PM

After exploring the legendary Acropolis in Athens, Nik and Dusty board a small ship adventure cruise for a journey through the beautiful Cyclades Islands.

China Part 2: The Spectacle of Southern China (Episode #207H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 14, 2019 -- 3:30 PM

Nik and Dusty's adventure through China takes a few unexpected turns, after a dinner with a local family leaves them under the weather, and they find themselves in the middle of one of the most spectacular festivals in the world.

China Part 1: Journey to Shangri La (Episode #206H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 7, 2019 -- 3:30 PM

Nik and Dusty begin an epic two-part adventure through China, with a visit to the Terra Cotta Warriors of Xian and a stop at the incredible Tiger Leaping Gorge, on their way to the legendary city of Shangri La.

Become a KQED sponsor

TV Technical Issues

TV
    TV ? Transmitter Status
    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower ? Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.