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In Pursuit of Passion Previous Broadcasts

White Turf - St. Moritz, Switzerland (Episode #107H)

KQED Life: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 8:30 PM

Nestled in the Alpine valley of the Engadine, St. Moritz, Switzerland is home to the 100-year-old skijoring competition: a jockey-less horse race where riders are towed on skis behind the competing horses! Pulled in access of 50 km/hour, our rider, Franco Morrow will compete during the first three Sundays of February on the frozen lake in St. Moritz. Will he be crowned the "King of the Engadine?"

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 2:30 AM

Nyc Beat - Nyc, Ny (Episode #106H)

KQED Life: Fri, Sep 15, 2017 -- 8:30 PM

Meet sixteen year-old John Patrick, who travels to NYC in search of his favorite singer/songwriter, Will Duval, and further his own passion to play the drums. Keep the beat while we jam with the band and follow them on the road to play for New York City fans!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 2:30 AM

The Climb - Carrara, Italy (Episode #105H)

KQED Life: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 8:30 PM

Join canyoning guides, Guido Frattini and Simone Checci as we locate the mouth of a raging waterfall atop marble mountains in Carrara. Tighten your ropes and plunge into the waters, following the falls to their bases miles down the mountain.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 2:30 AM

Sy Africa - Zambia, Africa (Episode #104H)

KQED Life: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 8:30 PM

Swim to the edge of Victoria Falls, canoe with elephants and take a micro-light flight with founder and philanthropist of Abercrombie and Kent, Geoffrey Kent, as we learn of his beginnings and his ultimate choice to run his business and global philanthropic efforts in parallel.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 2, 2017 -- 2:30 AM
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      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!

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      (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 […]

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      (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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