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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Orlando, Hour Two (#2117H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Journey to Orlando with AR to learn more about vintage and antique items, including a 1965 NASA "Corned Beef" archive, a Korean The Water Moon Viewing Guanyin painting, and a 1918 WWI peach can label letter. Which is the big find?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, May 23, 2017 -- 2:00am
  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 23, 2017 -- 3:00pm

Orlando, Hour Three (#2118H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Learn more about items discovered at the Orlando AR, such as 1946 Einstein-signed photo and prints, an Agassiz pendant watch, ca. 1905, and a Chinese gold-splashed bronze vase, ca. 1850. Can you guess which is the big find of the night?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, May 29, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, May 30, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, May 30, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Boston, Hour Two (#1705H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

AR visits the Boston Public Library to explore sketches from the beloved children's book Make Way for Ducklings, which inspired the creation of Boston's famous duckling sculptures. Boston guests sure can carry a tune, bringing in a 1950 Selmer alto saxophone, an impressive George Gershwin collection and 1970s Beatles memorabilia valued at $60,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 31, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Corpus Christi, Hour Two (#1702H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In Corpus Christi, Texas, AR investigates vintage flash art at a local tattoo parlor. Notable stories include a guest who met the Beatles and walked away with John Lennon's signature and another who encountered Salvador Dali on one of his frequent visits to Manhattan and left with a book inscribed by the artist, valued at $10,000 to $ 15,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 6, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Corpus Christi, Hour Three (#1703H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In Corpus Christi, Texas, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Kevin Zavian discuss the somber, yet fascinating, topic of antique mourning jewelry. AR finds art that spans the 20th century in the sparkling city by the sea, including a 1912 portrait by Charles Courtney Curran, a Porfirio Salinas Bluebonnet oil painting and a 1983 Helen Frankenthaler lithograph appraised at $15,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 7, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Boston, Hour One (#1704H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In Boston, Massachusetts host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Wes Cowan look at a famous and controversial Paul Revere print. Notable discoveries include a Norman Rockwell collection from a guest who modeled for the artist as a child; an Aldro Hibbard oil painting brought in by the mayor of Boston; and - no visit to Beantown would be complete without it - a Red Sox World Series team-signed ball valued at $25,000 to $35,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 13, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Boston, Hour Three (#1706H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

On AR's visit to Boston, Massachusetts, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Stephen Fletcher explore folk art carvings at the historic Sleeper-McCann House in Gloucester. Discoveries include a host of arms and militaria, including Civil War photographs; World War II German POW signs; and a circa 1810 South Carolina musket valued at $ 6000-$8000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 14, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Vintage Albuquerque (#2119H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 19, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 20, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 20, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Vintage Los Angeles (#1722H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

15 years after visiting Los Angeles, AR takes a look back to see what some of the most memorable appraisals are worth today. Some items have increased in value, while others haven't fared as well. Tune in to see items like Disney animation art, a 1906 Van Briggle vase, and a Tiffany lamp that was first appraised in 1998 at $30,000 to $40,000 and is newly appraised at $50,000 to $75,000.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 19, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 20, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 21, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Vintage Hot Springs (#2120H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 26, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 27, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 27, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Myrtle Beach, Hour One (#1707H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

In Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Eric Silver visit beautiful Brookgreen Gardens to discuss early 20th-century female sculptors. Appraiser Debra Force discovers a Joseph Henry Sharp oil painting valued at $400,000, leaving the guest feeling as sunny as Myrtle Beach itself!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 28, 2017 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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