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Episode #804# Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Witness the team's attempt to reunite an estranged mother and daughter who are both pregnant. Trixie's friend is devastated to discover she is pregnant.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Apr 21, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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Episode #805H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Join Trixie as she cares for a young woman who is diagnosed with an intersex condition. A pregnant woman's husband begins experiencing inexplicable pain similar to her symptoms.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Apr 28, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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Episode #806H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Watch Lucille care for an unmarried teen mother and Valerie help her grandmother with an embarrassing medical problem. Mother Mildred tries to help, but ruffles feathers everywhere she goes. Nurse Crane's back troubles return with a vengeance.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, May 5, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 6, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Episode #401H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Nurse Barbara Gilbert arrives at Nonnatus and, after a disastrous start, earns the respect of her colleagues by helping a new mother overcome difficulties. Trixie faces one of the most emotionally draining cases of her career, and the Turners broker a domestic deal that breaks the mold for the 1950s and 60s. Sister Evangelina finally agrees to undergo tests for her abdominal pain.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 6, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #402H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Two things become clear: new nurse Phyllis Crane is not going to fit in easily and Sister Julienne and a prospective benefactor knew each other many years ago. Meanwhile, everyone involved in a difficult birth is overwhelmed by the outcome, Patsy is poised to take over as scout leader and Tom dampens Trixie's plans for an extravagant engagement party.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 7, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #403H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14-L

A mother's life is turned upside down when her husband is arrested for gross indecency with a man. After Nurse Crane meets a clearly malnourished pregnant woman, a home visit reveals that she has given a false address and seems to have disappeared. Trixie is delighted when Tom asks her to oversee an official church duty. At Nonnatus House, Sister Monica Joan deliberately undermines Fred's attempts to bring a rat infestation under control.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 8, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #404H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Sister Winifred's eyes are opened to Poplar's seedy underworld when she cares for an expectant prostitute. Meanwhile, Barbara struggles to understand why an expectant father would put undue pressure on his wife to bear a son, and Sister Monica Joan feels redundant as the busy midwives go about their work. The bishop's meeting with Tom leads to an argument between Trixie and Tom.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 9, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

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 Plus: Fri, May 10, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #807H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Learn why Mother Mildred decides it's time for Sister Frances to attend her first solo birth. Trixie consoles a patient who discovers she has gonorrhea. Sister Monica Joan follows Great Britain's Olympic hopes.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, May 12, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 13, 2019 -- 2:00am 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 Plus: Mon, May 13, 2019 -- 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 Plus: Tue, May 14, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

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 Plus: Wed, May 15, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #501H Duration: 55:51 STEREO TV14

Witness a couple's disagreement over the future of their child, born without arms and legs. Patsy, elated to find Delia fully recovered from her accident, is dismayed to learn that Delia's mother wants her to move back home to Wales.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 16, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #502H Duration: 55:51 STEREO TV14

Barbara is caught between a stressed expectant mother and her impecunious husband. Sister Evangeline's vocal objection to the sale of baby formula distresses a new mother who's unable to breastfeed.

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 17, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #808H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

Share in the Turners' emotions over May's impending adoption. Sister Hilda digs deep to give a terminally ill patient her final wish. Valerie and Trixie must testify in a grueling court case. Fred and Reggie keep secrets from each other.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, May 19, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 20, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Episode #503H Duration: 55:51 STEREO TV14

Learn why the pressure is on at Nonnatus House to find the source of a dangerous case of typhoid. Witness the reactions to an unwed schoolteacher's pregnancy.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 20, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #504H Duration: 55:51 STEREO TV14

See how Sister Julienne's faith is tested by a limbless child and how a teenage pregnancy poses a problem for a young man who must choose between pursuing his studies or staying in the tenements to provide for his fiancee and their child.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 21, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #505H Duration: 55:51 STEREO TV14

Learn why professionals like the Turners are reassessing their lifestyles as they fight for respiratory health for patients. See the unforeseen consequences of Fred's oversight of Violet's shop and how a new mother's past wreaks havoc on her family.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 22, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #506H Duration: 55:51 STEREO TV14

See the consequences of a woman's decision not to report a rape and a mother's decision to conceal her daughter's pregnancy. Shelagh and Timothy secretly organize a long-overdue family camping holiday.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 23, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #507H Duration: 55:51 STEREO TV14

Witness Dr. Turner's excitement about the contraceptive pill, Patsy's struggles to help a transient woman determined to avoid the maternity home, Nurse Crane's help in a post-natal emergency and the return of Sister Evangelina.

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 24, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #508H Duration: 55:51 STEREO TV14

Join the residents of Poplar as Dr. Turner jumps into action to prevent further infant deformities, Nonnatus House tries to cope with a tragedy and there's joy all around at a wedding reception.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 27, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #601H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

The team reunites, but all is not well when a change of management shocks Nonnatus House to the core. Sister Mary Cynthia's health takes an unexpected turn as mental illness threatens to derail her.

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  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #602H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

The Nonnatus team prepares for the birth of a baby they know may not survive. Shelagh shows her mettle when she is first on the scene after an explosion in the docks. Sister Ursula continues to ruffle feathers with her unpopular decisions.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 29, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #603H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

A Chinese first-time mother faces an unexpected crisis, while new legislation and Sister Ursula cause serious problems for Shelagh and Dr. Turner.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 30, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Episode #604H Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14

An expectant mother buckles under the strains of pregnancy. As Tom provides pastoral care, he reveals why this case has touched him more than most.

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 31, 2019 -- 12:00pm 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.

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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
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PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
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Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

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KQED World

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