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Episode #405H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Sister Julienne questions the nature of absolute faith when she meets a Christian Science couple who refuse medicine for their newborn. Things become more complex when they're accused of harming their child. Meanwhile, Barbara tries to communicate with a pregnant woman who can't speak English. Using the woman's young son to translate presents a new set of problems. Sister Mary Cynthia returns, and Fred meets a woman who catches his eye.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 23, 2018 -- 1:00am

Episode #701H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Lucille, two days late due to the snow and ill, is called from her sick bed to assist with a breech birth. A single mother plans to give up her baby for adoption, but Trixie is concerned that her blood type might cause problems for baby.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jul 23, 2018 -- 12:00pm

Episode #702H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Lucille faces racism and prejudice when a new mother becomes ill. Sister Winifred is keen to have fathers be more involved in the care of their babies.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 24, 2018 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #703H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

A mother abandons her children at the clinic, leaving the family devastated. When Violet and Fred organize a beauty contest for charity, Valerie and Magda both sign up and quickly become close friends-leading to the sharing of a terrible secret.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 25, 2018 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #704H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Sister Julienne navigates a complex situation with a Pakistani family facing an unexpected pregnancy. Sister Monica Joan's pride and independence are in jeopardy as her sight deteriorates. Trixie struggles to cope after a break up.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 26, 2018 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #406H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

A secret romance faces heartbreak when teenager Paulette becomes pregnant, a situation complicated by her diabetes and her boyfriend's criminal past. Nurse Crane helps support the young couple, but Paulette's life is endangered when the two run off together. Meanwhile, a group of itinerants comes to the attention of the Nonnatus team when Noakes accuses them of theft. The midwives are drawn into their closed world when they treat a newborn. Patsy organizes a fundraising square dance, to which Fred asks Violet on a date.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 29, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Episode #705H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Lucille tries to win the trust of a mother who suffers from tokophobia, a morbid fear of giving birth. Nurse Crane and Dr. Turner try to find a sailor at large in Poplar and rumored to have smallpox. Violet and Fred plan a picnic for the parish.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jul 30, 2018 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #706H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Barbara helps widowed Pearl Davidson after her husband dies in a car crash.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 31, 2018 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #707H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Barbara's condition doesn't improve and she's kept in isolation at the hospital, leaving her friends bereft. Dr. Turner and Shelagh assist a man held in a remand home, while Lucille makes some new friends.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 1, 2018 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #708H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

The team rallies to prepare for Sister Monica Joan's birthday. Meanwhile, the closing of a nearby maternity home brings an influx of expectant mothers to the Nonnatus midwives. Lucille meets Olive, whose father has a secret he can no longer keep.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Aug 2, 2018 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #407H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Shirley and Marion, each pregnant with her first child, meet again. The old school friends are now worlds apart, but are brought together later in an unexpected way. Elsewhere, Barbara makes a revolutionary suggestion to help Sister Mary Cynthia's bedsore patient, Tommy. However, it turns out that his wife, Gert, most needs care. The love between Tommy and Gert makes Fred think about taking the next step with Violet.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Aug 5, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Episode #408H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Trixie and Sister Mary Cynthia team up to support a deaf mother-to-be, while a case of morning sickness proves more serious than initially suspected. Elsewhere, Fred's daughter is less than delighted about his forthcoming wedding.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Aug 5, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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    • 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

      KQET (DT25.1, 25.2 & 25.3) was unable to transmit from late Saturday 6/02 through early Monday 6/04 due to a break in the third party fiber feed somewhere between KQED’s Master Control room in San Francisco and the uplink reception point at California State University Monterey Bay. The break was found and fixed shortly after … Continue reading 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

    • DIRECTV KQED Plus 54 HD Issue

      We are experiencing a technical issue with DIRECTV which has affected our broadcast in High Definition.  We appreciate your patience, and for watching KQED Public Television!

    • KQED World Technical Issue

      UPDATE: The technical issue that we were experiencing has been resolved. KQED WORLD has now resumed regularly scheduled programming. Please find a discrepancy report below. 13:00-13:32 ET Secrets of the Dead #1602: Van Gogh’s Ear 13:32 ET: Regularly scheduled programming resumes ***Due to a technical issue, KQED WORLD will be airing evergreen programming (Secrets of … Continue reading KQED World Technical Issue

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.