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About KCTS 9

KCTS 9 is a community-licensed and supported public television station and media organization, and our mission is to inspire a smarter world. Our team is dedicated to serving our community and more than 100,000 members in Washington State and Canada.

As a PBS member station, we bring our viewers the public media experience of high-quality drama, news, documentaries, science, kids programming, important local stories, and special acquisitions that are unique to KCTS 9.  You can trust KCTS 9 to provide a wide variety of programs that entertain, inform and connect with you and your community.

From broadcasting to live streaming and on-demand content, KCTS 9 can be found on your favorite devices and platforms. KCTS 9 Passport offers members an extended library of streaming programming.

Each year, we host an array of community events that bring our programming to life. From screenings and discussions to forums and fundraisers, our events offer a way to further explore a topic, join the conversation, and engage with fellow public media enthusiasts.

KCTS 9 is a service of Cascade Public Media, a group of media organizations committed to helping the Northwest learn, grow and make a difference. To learn more about us, our leadership, careers, volunteer opportunities or access our community reports, visit CPM’s website

Finally, please contact us at any time with your questions, comments or feedback. We love to hear from you!

Contact Us

KCTS 9
401 Mercer Street
Seattle, WA, 98109
(206) 728-6463, Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

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