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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Zero Tolerance (#3803) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)

Trump turned immigration into a powerful political weapon that fueled division and violence. Inside the effort by three insurgents to tap into populist anger, transform the GOP, and crack down on immigration.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Oct 22, 2019 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Oct 23, 2019 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 23, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Fire In Paradise (#3807) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)

A year after the devastating Camp Fire, who's to blame and why was it so catastrophic? With accounts from survivors and first responders, the inside story of the most destructive fire in California history, its causes and the impact of climate change.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Oct 29, 2019 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Oct 30, 2019 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 30, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

In The Age of AI (#3805) Duration: 1:56:46 STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)

The promise and perils of AI; from fears about work and privacy to rivalry between the US and China. A new industrial revolution that will reshape and disrupt our lives, our jobs and our world, and allow the emergence of the surveillance society.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 5, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Nov 6, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Nov 8, 2019 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 9, 2019 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 9, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Kids Caught in the Crackdown (#3806) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)

Exposing the traumatic stories of migrant children detained under Trump's immigration policies. An investigation with The Associated Press into the widespread consequences - and business - of the mass confinement of migrant children.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 12, 2019 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Nov 13, 2019 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 13, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

For Sama (#3717) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)

The astonishing personal story of a young Syrian mother's perseverance through the siege of Aleppo. Told as a love letter from a mother to her daughter, the film explores the agonizing dilemma of whether to abandon Aleppo and the fight for freedom.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 19, 2019 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Nov 20, 2019 -- 4:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 20, 2019 -- 5:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    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.