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  1. Chevron Cited For Stinking Up Bay Area Like Rotten Eggs Last DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Sfist

    ... But a regional air board has investigated the matter and determined that it was definitely Chevron who cut the cheese. KQED reports that the Bay Area Air Quality Management District has completed their investigation into the odiferous outbreak, and ...

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  2. Testing snafu at Marin CatholicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... Apparently, Marin Catholic's mash-up with social media and the AP tests is not unique. According to a story Sunday on KQED public radio, tweets from students who have taken the AP tests “may not give away answers, but they raise ...

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  3. Mackenzie FirgensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Voices

    ... & TV. Worked with James Gunn (Guardians of the Galaxy) several times; and in Chris Columbus' RENT the movie musical, KQED says, "Firgens gives a screen-melting, star-making performance." Also starred in award winning films at Sundance (Groove, The ...

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  4. AP tests need retake at Marin Catholic after Twitter snafuRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... Apparently, Marin Catholic's mash-up with social media and the AP tests is not unique. According to a story Sunday on KQED public radio, tweets from students who have taken the AP tests “may not give away answers, but they raise ...

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  5. Will the KQED Disaster Pack Save Your Butt?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | San Francisco Magazine

    ... happen. Almost all included a handgun. Upon my migration to San Francisco, it was those bags I imagined when I heard KQED's thrice-annual offers of emergency preparedness kits. For a yearlong contribution of $15 per month, I could get my very own ...

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  6. Forever Chinatown: A Local USA/Truly CA SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | KQED

    ... 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. Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2 ...

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  7. Flash Giveaway: Win Tickets to See Hamilton at SHN Orpheum TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | KQED

    ... tickets will be held at Will Call. You must be a California resident and 18 years or older to participate. Employees of KQED are not eligible to enter. *The prize drawing winner will be responsible for all taxes and must complete an affidavit and a ...

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  8. Tom Karlo: We need public media now more than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Current

    ... If you'd like us to feature your story, submit it here . I grew up in San Francisco. I was very captivated by watching KQED as a kid in the '50s and '60s. One of their early general managers was named James Day, and I thought he had the coolest ...

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  9. Who makes the City Hall lights call?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Curbed

    ... 2016 . But barring the whims of those paying to dine and dance under the dome, who makes the colored light call? KQED reports this week that the decision makers are a holy trinity. There's City Administrator Naomi Kelly , of course, but joining her ...

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  10. San Francisco as a Sanctuary City: A Story of Blame, Tragedy, and DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 1 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... cities like San Francisco, the debates over policy laws rage on. Marisa Lagos , a reporter for public radio station KQED, has the full, shifting history of sanctuary policies in San Francisco. President Trump has pledged to "Make America Safe Again" ...

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  11. Pink Floyd Tapes 'An Hour With Pink Floyd' Special At KQED Studios On This Date In 1970Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 30 | JamBase

    On April 30, 1970 British rockers Pink Floyd performed a set at the studios of San Francisco PBS station KQED. The resulting footage was aired as An Hour With Pink Floyd featuring the classic lineup of David Gilmour , Roger Waters , Rick Wright and Nick Mason .

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  12. Release of videos sought in same-sex marriage caseRead the original story

    Friday Apr 28 | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... San Francisco trial in 2010 that gave gay and lesbian couples the right to marry in California, public broadcaster KQED argued in a lawsuit Friday seeking release of long-sealed courtroom videotapes. While the case was covered extensively during the ...

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  13. As 100 Days Approaches, Bay Area Creatives Share Tips for Continuing ResistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | KQED

    Favianna Rodriguez, Jordan Kurland, Dhaya Lakshminarayanan and Marc Bamuthi Joseph joined KQED senior arts editor Chloe Veltman for a conversation about Art and Resistance at The Battery in San Francisco on Thursday, Apr. 20. Toward the end of that time period, I gathered a small group of creative people working at the front lines of the Bay Area's artistic resistance - interdisciplinary artist and activist Favianna Rodriguez, spoken-word poet and playwright Marc Bamuthi Joseph, stand up comedian Dhaya Lakshminarayanan, and music impresario Jordan Kurland - for a conversation.

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  14. Who makes the City Hall lights call?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Curbed

    ... 2016 . But barring the whims of those paying to dine and dance under the dome, who makes the colored light call? KQED reports this week that the decision makers are a holy trinity. There's City Administrator Naomi Kelly , of course, but joining her ...

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  15. Dr. Michael Beckwith Headlines 2017 New Living ExpoRead the original story

    Friday Apr 28 | PRWeb

    ... actor Russell Brand), writer and producer Foster Gamble ("Thrive", "Take Back Your Power" and "The Reality of Truth"), KQED Radio Host Michael Krasny (speaking about his humor book "Let There Be Laughter") and best-selling author Deborah King ("Be ...

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  16. Who's Behind the Colorful Lights at San Francisco City Hall?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 27 | KQED

    ... into what Kelly calls "a local nexus." What do you wonder about the Bay Area, its culture or people that you want KQED to investigate? Ask Bay Curious. They go with red, white and blue for Election Day and rainbow colors for Pride Week. But ...

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  17. KQED Learning Launches a New Website for Educators to Amplify Youth...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 27 | PRWeb

    KQED Learning Launches a New Website for Educators to Amplify Youth Voice, Civic Engagement, and Media Literacy in a Digital World KQED, member station of NPR and PBS based in San Francisco, announces the launch of the new KQED Learning online hub. Educators looking for standards-aligned instructional content, professional learning opportunities, and timely, high-quality digital resources will find a trusted, valued partner in KQED Learning.

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  18. Jacques Pepin feted at premiere of PBS documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... status as a television chef who elevated kitchen techniques to an art form. It was a big night for both Ppin and KQED. The local public television station, of course, was the chef's TV home for many years - producing 11 of his shows. And "The Art of ...

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  19. New font honors Gilbert Baker, designer of rainbow flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | SFGate

    ... fontself teamed up to design the typeface, called "Gilbert," as a tribute to the aesthetic of the 1970s, according to KQED . The designers attempted to create the font with same proportions and weight as the colors on Baker's flag. "By literally ...

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  20. KUOW welcomes Jennifer Strachan as new chief content officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Network. She led the system-wide digital engagement council, comprised of leaders from WGBH (Boston), WNYC (New York), KQED (San Francisco), KPCC (Southern California), WBEZ (Chicago) and Minnesota Public Radio in an effort to test innovative ...

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