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Truly CA: Our State, Our Stories Previous Broadcasts

Nat Bates for Mayor (Episode #1210H)

KQED 9: Fri, Sep 15, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Follow the story of the 2014 mayor's race in Richmond, California, which focuses on the involvement of the Chevron Corporation on local politics.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

The Migrant Kitchen (Episode #1209H)

KQED 9: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Explore Los Angeles's booming food scene through the eyes of a new generation of chefs whose cuisine is inspired by the immigrant experience. Visit the kitchens of those who have transformed the culinary landscape of the city, combining traditional ethnic cuisines and a fusion of new flavors and techniques to make Los Angeles one of the food capitals of the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 10:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Lost LA (Episode #1208H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Much of Los Angeles's past is lost to history, but we can rediscover it in the region's archives. Southern California history is brought to life by marrying archival materials with innovative forms of documentary storytelling. This special features both "Reshaping L.A., " which explores the Los Angeles beneath the surface and what L.A. could have been, as well as "Wild L.A.," which unwraps the complicated relationship between the city and its natural environment.

Last Day of Freedom (Episode #1101H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 2, 2017 -- 4:30 AM

Bill Babbitt supported the death penalty until it came knocking at his door. In this richly animated personal narrative, one man makes a decision to stand by his brother in the face of war, crime and capital punishment.

Lost LA (Episode #1208H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 2, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Much of Los Angeles's past is lost to history, but we can rediscover it in the region's archives. Southern California history is brought to life by marrying archival materials with innovative forms of documentary storytelling. This special features both "Reshaping L.A., " which explores the Los Angeles beneath the surface and what L.A. could have been, as well as "Wild L.A.," which unwraps the complicated relationship between the city and its natural environment.

Last Day of Freedom (Episode #1101H)

KQED 9: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 10:30 PM

Bill Babbitt supported the death penalty until it came knocking at his door. In this richly animated personal narrative, one man makes a decision to stand by his brother in the face of war, crime and capital punishment.

Lost LA (Episode #1208H)

KQED 9: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Much of Los Angeles's past is lost to history, but we can rediscover it in the region's archives. Southern California history is brought to life by marrying archival materials with innovative forms of documentary storytelling. This special features both "Reshaping L.A., " which explores the Los Angeles beneath the surface and what L.A. could have been, as well as "Wild L.A.," which unwraps the complicated relationship between the city and its natural environment.

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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 […]

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