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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Albuquerque (#301H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Trace a woman's connection to a Native-American code talker; a man's deep New Mexican roots; an ancestor whose life resembles a Wild West tale; queries about a tie to the explosive Trinity Test; and a man's link to a famous comic book heroine.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 23, 2019 -- 1:00am
  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Miami (#302H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Follow genealogists as they trace stories about Pocahontas, a Cuban grandfather's secret past, the impact of WWII on a Filipino family, changes wrought by the Tuskegee experiment and a possibly villainous ancestor.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 29, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 30, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 11, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Houston (#303H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Investigate a re-enactor's Texas roots; learn about Andersonville prison; find out if a black man's ancestors fought for the Confederacy; and uncover one woman's link to a prominent Texas figure and another's connection to the Cherokee Freedman.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 18, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 19, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 20, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me

Our Favorite Stories (#304H) Duration: 59:22 STEREO TVPG

Join genealogists Joshua Taylor, Kenyatta Berry and Mary Tedesco, who revisit their favorite stories from previous seasons, and three memorable guests who return to share what has happened since their appearances.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 25, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 26, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 27, 2019 -- 1:00am 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.