Donate

Upcoming Broadcasts:

The Black Book-Part 1 (#1203H) Duration: 49:53 STEREO TVPG

Henry Hodgson is the Constable of Midsomer whose landscapes have become the focus of attention from art collectors the world over. But some of the Hodgsons now in circulation are not quite what they seem. The details of their true provenance are contained in a secret Black Book, a tome whose possession has several citizens prepared to murder in order to protect their investments. Guest starring Gavin O'Herlihy (Happy Days'Chuck Cunningham).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 18, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 19, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

The Black Book-Part 2 (#1204H) Duration: 44:48 STEREO TVPG

Henry Hodgson is the Constable of Midsomer whose landscapes have become the focus of attention from art collectors the world over. But some of the Hodgsons now in circulation are not quite what they seem. The details of their true provenance are contained in a secret Black Book, a tome whose possession has several citizens prepared to murder in order to protect their investments. Guest starring Gavin O'Herlihy (Happy Days'Chuck Cunningham).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 18, 2019 -- 8:50pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 19, 2019 -- 2:50am Remind me

Secrets and Spies-Part 1 (#1205H) Duration: 45:58 STEREO TVPG

A family of retired spooks runs a safe house in a Midsomer village to which the security services send a visiting VIP for protection. But local folklore about The Beast of Midsomer -- a big cat that is reputed to have torn out the throats of innocent locals in the past -- proves to be more than a legend as the Beast strikes again. Guest starring Peter Davidson (Doctor Who).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 25, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 26, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Secrets and Spies-Part 2 (#1206H) Duration: 48:56 STEREO TVPG

A family of retired spooks runs a safe house in a Midsomer village to which the security services send a visiting VIP for protection. But local folklore about The Beast of Midsomer -- a big cat that is reputed to have torn out the throats of innocent locals in the past -- proves to be more than a legend as the Beast strikes again. Guest starring Peter Davidson (Doctor Who).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 25, 2019 -- 8:46pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 26, 2019 -- 2:46am Remind me

The Glitch-Part 1 (#1207H) Duration: 49:16 STEREO TVPG

A maverick scientist has discovered a fatal flaw in prevailing electromagnetic theory and hence in the binary system. His theories are denounced by both his peers in Christchurch College Oxford, and by the businessman who has funded research and development of a new worldwide system for controlling air traffic. It seems that academic and business interests are willing to collude in murder in order to sustain their reputations and profit. Guest starring Jim Norton (Elementary).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 2, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 3, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

The Glitch-Part 2 (#1208H) Duration: 45:31 STEREO TVPG

A maverick scientist has discovered a fatal flaw in prevailing electromagnetic theory and hence in the binary system. His theories are denounced by both his peers in Christchurch College Oxford, and by the businessman who has funded research and development of a new worldwide system for controlling air traffic. It seems that academic and business interests are willing to collude in murder in order to sustain their reputations and profit. Guest starring Jim Norton (Elementary).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 2, 2019 -- 8:50pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 3, 2019 -- 2:50am Remind me

Small Mercies-Part 1 (#1209H) Duration: 49:07 STEREO TVPG

Little Worthy is a pretty village whose economy has long depended on the tourist trade -- in particular on the attractions of its miniature model village and an annual river raft race. But times are tough and the village is in decline even before the first victim is found pegged and bound like Gulliver in Lilliput. Guest starring Olivia Colman (The Night Manager; Broadchurch).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 9, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 10, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Small Mercies-Part 2 (#1210H) Duration: 45:43 STEREO TVPG

Little Worthy is a pretty village whose economy has long depended on the tourist trade -- in particular on the attractions of its miniature model village and an annual river raft race. But times are tough and the village is in decline even before the first victim is found pegged and bound like Gulliver in Lilliput. Guest starring Olivia Colman (The Night Manager; Broadchurch).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 9, 2019 -- 8:50pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 10, 2019 -- 2:50am Remind me

The Creeper-Part 1 (#1211H) Duration: 48:29 STEREO TVPG

The time-honored craft of the cat burglar is revived in Midsomer County and when a state-of-the-art security system in the Chief Constable's own house is effortlessly breached, the pressure is on for Barnaby to catch this highly skilled and agile housebreaker. But when a body is found at the scene of a break-in does it mean that the Creeper has raised his game? Or are there more sinister stresses in the complex family of a local baronet? Guest starring Jenny Agutter (Call The Midwife).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 16, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 17, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

The Creeper-Part 2 (#1212H) Duration: 46:32 STEREO TVPG

The time-honored craft of the cat burglar is revived in Midsomer County and when a state-of-the-art security system in the Chief Constable's own house is effortlessly breached, the pressure is on for Barnaby to catch this highly skilled and agile housebreaker. But when a body is found at the scene of a break-in does it mean that the Creeper has raised his game? Or are there more sinister stresses in the complex family of a local baronet? Guest starring Jenny Agutter (Call The Midwife).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 16, 2019 -- 8:49pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 17, 2019 -- 2:49am Remind me

The Great and the Good-Part 1 (#1213H) Duration: 48:27 STEREO TVPG

With the numbers of children dwindling, the local village school is threatened with closure, leading a group of "ladies who lunch" to compete murderously for the status of charitable saviors. As murder and mayhem engulf the embattled school teacher, she is rescued by the love of Barnaby's prime suspect - until his innocence is proved and love conquers all. Guest starring Bertie Carvel (Doctor Foster; Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 23, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 24, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

The Great and the Good-Part 2 (#1214H) Duration: 46:18 STEREO TVPG

With the numbers of children dwindling, the local village school is threatened with closure, leading a group of "ladies who lunch" to compete murderously for the status of charitable saviors. As murder and mayhem engulf the embattled school teacher, she is rescued by the love of Barnaby's prime suspect - until his innocence is proved and love conquers all. Guest starring Bertie Carvel (Doctor Foster; Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 23, 2019 -- 8:49pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 24, 2019 -- 2:49am Remind me

The Made-To-Measure Murders, Part 1 (#1301H) Duration: 41:55 STEREO TVPG

A tailor dies of a heart attack. Two years later, his widow is murdered on her way to the vicarage. Then, the vicar is murdered after receiving a mysterious letter. Guest stars include Phillip Bretherton (As Time Goes By) and James Wilby (Poldark).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 30, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 31, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

The Made-To-Measure Murders, Part 2 (#1302H) Duration: 47:58 STEREO TVPG

A tailor dies of a heart attack. Two years later, his widow is murdered on her way to the vicarage. Then, the vicar is murdered after receiving a mysterious letter. Guest stars include Phillip Bretherton (As Time Goes By) and James Wilby (Poldark).

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 30, 2019 -- 8:42pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 31, 2019 -- 2:42am Remind me
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.