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Forum

Forum on the Road

Today at 9:00am

The program is live from Contra Costa College in San Pablo. In the first hour, Forum discusses the ruling of a federal judge to halt the removal of funding from sanctuary cities. Then veterans trade military life for student life, and the cultural heritage of Richmond.

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The Takeaway

Canadian Trade

Today at 12:00pm

President Trump continued to escalate a hardline on Canada Tuesday, days after his administration announced it would impose a 20% tariff on lumber imported from the country. Trump has also said he would like to address dairy pricing and overproduction in Canada.

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The World

Soda Water

Today at 2:00pm

Coke and Pepsi still fight for market share in Mexico. But they're cooperating in one area -- spending millions to improve the water supply there. Because without water, there is no Coke or Pepsi.

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Perspectives

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Radio Technical Issues

Radio Technical Issues

As we become aware of technical problems originating from KQED Radio, we will list them here.

 

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    • loss of KQED 88.5 on channel 960 for some Comcast/Xfinity customers

      We are aware that some Comcast/Xfinity customers have lost access to local radio stations in the upper 900 channels, particularly KQED 88.5 Public Radio on channel 960. Comcast has begun another system-wide upgrade of their equipment. It is our understanding that late last year some Xfinity customers received notices along with their bills that, in […]

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

 

Radio Specials

Radio Specials

KQED airs some of the best programs from independent radio producers and public radio networks around the world including: America Abroad, Hearing Voices, and Radiolab.
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KQED Productions

  • The California Report

    The California Report

    Daily news and a weekly newsmagazine, produced by KQED in partnership with stations statewide.

  • The Do List

    The Do List

    Cy Musiker and David Wiegand on the hottest tickets and shows in Northern California.

  • Forum

    Forum

    KQED's live call-in program presents wide-ranging discussions and in-depth interviews.

  • KQED News

    KQED News

    KQED's local news program reporting on the latest happenings in Northern California.

  • Perspectives

    Perspectives

    Our series of daily listener commentaries since 1991.