Public Media Partners Hold U.S. Senate Debate May 10

The top four candidates running to replace retiring U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer will take to the stage for a one-hour live debate, airing live on KQED 9 and KQED 88.5 FM and streaming on KQED.org.

KQED sign artist rendering

KQED Expands Presence and Coverage in Silicon Valley

KQED today announces the installation of a sign bearing its name on top of 50 West San Fernando Street, a landmark building in downtown San Jose. The new sign is a physical representation of KQED’s long-held commitment to the South Bay.

KQED Announces Berkeley Teacher as Member of the 2016 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program

KQED Announces Berkeley Teacher as Member of the 2016 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program

Berkeley Technology Academy’s Margaret Agbowo recognized as leader in classroom technology and digital media.

Sasha Khokha Named Host of ‘The California Report’ Magazine Radio Show

KQED Public Radio 88.5 FM announced today that Sasha Khokha has been named host of the statewide public radio magazine program The California Report. She begins her hosting duties on April 8.

American Masters Presents Exclusive U.S. Broadcast Premiere of 'Janis: Little Girl Blue,' May 3 on KQED 9

American Masters Presents Exclusive U.S. Broadcast Premiere of ‘Janis: Little Girl Blue,’ May 3 on KQED 9

Oscar-nominated director Amy Berg examines Joplin’s story in depth, for the first time on film, presenting an intimate portrait of a complicated and driven artist.

San Francisco Opera’s Show Boat

San Francisco Opera Returns to KQED Public Television With Four Spectacular Works Recorded in High-Definition

San Francisco Opera today announced plans to return to KQED 9 for the sixth season of spectacular opera and musical theater works featuring a roster of internationally renowned singers, conductors, directors and designers.

Brian Watt to Anchor KQED Morning News

Brian Watt to Anchor KQED Morning News

Brian Watt will host the station’s local news during its flagship program Morning Edition. His first day on air will be April 11, 2016.

'Check, Please! Bay Area' Returns for 11th Season

‘Check, Please! Bay Area’ Returns for 11th Season

KQED’s James Beard and Emmy Award-winning program Check, Please! Bay Area is back. The 11th season premieres on Thursday, April 14, 2016, at 7:30pm on KQED 9.

KQED’s Joanne Weir Gets Fresh Inspires Restaurant Menu

Picnic on Third offers tastes of series’ dishes on Wednesday, March 23 SAN FRANCSCIO – March 8, 2016 – KQED will help celebrate the second season of Joanne Weir Gets Fresh with a menu inspired by the award-winning cooking teacher, author, restaurateur, and television personality on March 23, 2016 at Picnic on Third. Joanne Weir […]

The National Writing Project and KQED Launch Letters to the Next President

The National Writing Project and KQED Launch Letters to the Next President

Young people offer candidates advice on the issues they care about. As the nation prepares to elect a new President, The National Writing Project and KQED are hosting a collective of nonprofits and public media organizations across the United States to engage middle and high school students in the election. Letters to the Next President […]