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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Castles in the Air (#302H) Duration: 1:29:07 STEREO TVPG

DCI Vera Stanhope investigates the brutal murder of young physiotherapist, Lizzie Faulkner, gunned down at a luxury country retreat. In a story of betrayal, guilt and the need for atonement, Vera must move quickly to avoid another tragedy while Joe finally makes amends with the demons from his own past.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, May 2, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, May 3, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Young Gods (#303H) Duration: 1:29:19 STEREO TVPG

DCI Vera Stanhope delves into the tangled past of extreme sports fanatic, Gideon Frane, when he plunges from a Northumberland cliff top in a ball of flames. Aided by new recruits DC Rebecca 'Shep' Shepherd and DC Mark Edwards, Vera and her team, Sergeant Joe Ashworth and DC Kenny Lockhart must track down Gideon's gang to uncover a lifetime of bullying and an unexpected story of tested loyalties and rough justice.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, May 9, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, May 10, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Prodigal Son (#304H) Duration: 1:28:58 STEREO TVPG

DCI Vera Stanhope and Sergeant Joe Ashworth investigate a fatal stabbing outside a busy Newcastle nightclub. Identifying the victim as ex-Met Officer, John Warnock, the only clues are an empty flat and an unregistered car with six thousand pounds hidden in the boot. Vera must ultimately retrace John Warnock's final steps to uncover the truth behind a web of lies spanning twenty-five years.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, May 16, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, May 17, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

On Harbour Street (#401H) Duration: 1:29:30 STEREO TVPG

DCI Vera Stanhope investigates the mysterious death of pensioner Margaret Kraszewski on a busy Newcastle train at the height of rush hour. DS Joe Ashworth struggles to maintain a professional distance, as his daughter is key witness in the case. Led to a quiet street in a run down seaside town, they discover a tight knit community living in the shadow of a long-held, explosive secret.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, May 23, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, May 24, 2019 -- 2:00am Remind me

Protected (#402H) Duration: 1:29:00 STEREO TVPG

D.C.I. Vera Stanhope and D. S Joe Ashworth investigate the mysterious murder of David Kenworthy, found dead on the beach at Whitley Bay. Local arcade owner, Larry Crowe has a direct link to the family. His son Paddy died in a botched robbery at the Kenworthy home forty years ago. A witness saw him arguing with David on the night of the killing and a search of his property uncovers a bloodied bat. But Larry has a watertight alibi. And it's clear he wasn't the only person David met that night.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, May 30, 2019 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, May 31, 2019 -- 2:00am 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.