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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Ingrid (#408) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14 (Secondary audio: none)

A successful fashion designer who gave up her big-city career, Ingrid Gipson discovered a reclusive life of solitude and unhindered creativity in Arkansas' rural Ouachita Mountains. As if through poetry, she opens up her world again to those of us willing to listen.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, May 26, 2019 -- 6:00pm
  • KQED World: Sun, May 26, 2019 -- 10:00pm
  • KQED World: Mon, May 27, 2019 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, May 27, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, May 30, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, May 30, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Saint Cloud Hill (#409) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TV14-L (Secondary audio: none)

Captain Chris Scott rallies a colony of tent residents to defend their provisional homes against the forces of gentrification. As development encroaches on the community, the tragedies and personal experiences of a displaced community resurface among those clinging to their last remnant of stability.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jun 2, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jun 2, 2019 -- 10:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 3, 2019 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jun 6, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jun 6, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Alabama Bound (#302) Duration: 59:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Directed by: Lara Embry & Carolyn Sherer. In the months leading up to the Supreme Court decision on marriage equality, gay families in Alabama were busy fighting discriminatory state laws. Alabama Bound chronicles the roller-coaster ride for gay rights in the South, and a resilient community that lives with both frustration and hope in a place where the line between church and state is often blurred. .

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 10, 2019 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 11, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 11, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jun 13, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Jun 13, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 18, 2019 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Two Trains Runnin' (#401H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG-VL

Set during the height of the civil rights movement, a band of blues hounds traveled to the Deep South to find two forgotten blues singers. Finding them would not be easy. There were few clues to their whereabouts. It was not even known for certain if they were still alive. And Mississippi, that summer, was a tense and violent place. Featuring music from Gary Clark Jr., Lucinda Williams and more!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 11, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 12, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me

Deep Run (#203) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

By Hillevi Loven. Exiled by family and rejected by an ex, 17-year-old Jasmine finds new love and the courage to become Cole, a strong-willed transgender man, in this powerful verite portrait of trans life in rural North Carolina. Cole's candid humor and steadfast Christian beliefs counter the bigotry he experiences daily. Executive produced by Susan Sarandon.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jun 16, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jun 16, 2019 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 17, 2019 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 17, 2019 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Tue, Jun 18, 2019 -- 3:00pm Remind me

A Texas Myth (#402H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

The Glover family invites an indigenous activist group to start a protest camp on their land in West Texas. Roughly 20 miles north of the US-Mexico Border, the Two Rivers camp sets out to fight the same company that built the pipeline at Standing Rock. As more oil and gas projects threaten the region, their struggle reveals much about the colonial legacy of Texas and the price of activism.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

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

Fiesta Quinceanera (#403) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Life for a Latinx immigrant family in the New South can be challenging and sometimes terrifying, but thankfully, there's always a fiesta to take you through the night. Three Latina girls and a seasoned drag artist hose their own quinceanera, a complex and colorful rite of passage, showcasing the creative spirit of Latinx communities and their struggles to retain their roots and traditions.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 25, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 26, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    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.