"SoCal Connected" is KCET's weekly award-winning, prime time newsmagazine offering public TV and online viewers in-depth stories on the environment, economy, health, social and community issues, local history and other substantive topics. Now in its 7th season, "SoCal Connected" is the winner of a Peabody® and two duPont Awards, 23 Emmy® Awards, 26 Golden Mikes, and 48 LA Press Club Awards. It is hosted by 16-time Emmy award winner, Val Zavala. "SoCal Connected" airs Tuesday nights at 8 p.m. KCET is the nation’s largest independent public television station.

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Coyote Controversy, Urban Beekeeping, Taxidermy

Season 7, Episode 1

  • 2017-05-23T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2017-05-25T14:00:00-07:00
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  • 2017-05-27T05:30:00-07:00
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  • 2017-05-28T11:30:00-07:00
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Dangerous Drones, 54 Kitchens, Board Games

More than a million drones have taken flight in the air above us. But they're proving to be dangerous. Authorities say it times to start regulating them. In a simple brick building in Lincoln Heights 54 kitchens and 54 chefs are making unique foods. They couldn't afford their own commercial kitchen, so they've come to LA Prep to scale up their business for a fraction of the cost and half the time. In a digital world full of endless entertainment options, find out why people have rediscovered their love of the old-fashioned board game.

  • 2017-05-30T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2017-06-01T14:00:00-07:00
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  • 2017-06-03T05:30:00-07:00
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  • 2017-06-04T11:30:00-07:00
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Season 7 Episode 32

  • 2017-06-06T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2017-06-08T14:00:00-07:00
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  • 2017-06-10T05:30:00-07:00
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  • 2017-06-11T11:30:00-07:00
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Mountain Lions, 'The Nomad,' Service Dogs

Season 7, Episode 4

The story of two mountain lions trying to survive in an urban environment. 

An artist who is losing her sight has created an exquisite tiny house.

Veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are finding help managing their symptoms in man's best friend.

  • 2017-06-15T14:00:00-07:00
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  • 2017-06-17T05:30:00-07:00
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  • 2017-06-18T11:30:00-07:00
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Season 7 Episode 35

  • 2017-06-20T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2017-06-22T14:00:00-07:00
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