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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Sean Spicer, Former Trump White House Press Secretary (#901) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Join the conversation with Sean Spicer, former Trump White House press secretary. Evan Smith asks the hard questions about Spicer's time in the White House, and his book, "The Briefing: Politics, the Press, and the President."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Mar 25, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Mar 25, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Apr 22, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Apr 22, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Brooklyn Decker, Actress (#912) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Making the transition from model to actress and entrepreneur, Brooklyn Decker discusses with Evan Smith her role in the popular Netflix comedy "Grace and Frankie," her new fashion start-up, and balancing work with motherhood.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Mar 28, 2019 -- 12:30am Remind me

Sandra Cisneros, Author (#908) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Through novels, short stories, essays and poems, author Sandra Cisneros explores the lives of the working-class and discusses her writing with host Evan Smith. Cisneros has received many awards including the National Medal of the Arts.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Apr 1, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Apr 1, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Brene Brown, Researcher and Author (#910) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Brene Brown discusses her latest book "Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations." Evan Smith also asks about her research on courage, vulnerability, shame, empathy, and the TEDx Houston talk that has garnered more than 36 million views.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Apr 8, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Apr 8, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Roger McNamee, Investor and Author (#918) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Silicon Valley investor Roger McNamee mentored Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg in the early days of the company. Still a large shareholder, he now thinks Facebook is destroying our democracy. The author of "Zucked" discusses the existential threat he believes the social network poses to society.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Apr 15, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Apr 15, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Michael Beschloss, Presidential Historian and Author (#911) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Presidential historian and author Michael Beschloss discusses his book "Presidents of War," his thoughts on presidential power, the state of U.S democracy, and writing historical books that hold relevance in the modern era.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Apr 29, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Apr 29, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 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.