Betty Yu joined KPIX 5 in November 2013 as a general assignment reporter. She spent two years at WTVJ, the NBC-owned station in Miami, as a reporter before moving to San Francisco.
Prior to that, she was an anchor and reporter for News 12 The Bronx and Brooklyn, a 24-hour cable news station, for four years. She covered New York City crime, politics, sports, and severe weather. In 2012, Betty was honored as anchor on the “Best Single Newscast” from the New York Press Club.
A Bay Area native, Betty graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with degrees in political science and rhetoric. She also has a Master of Science degree in journalism from Columbia University.
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A sinkhole in the Posey Tube was slowing traffic for drivers traveling from Alameda to Oakland Sunday as crews scrambled to make repairs, according to authorities.
A new study says parts of the Bay Area are sinking faster than expected.
There’s a California bill that could allow cannabis to be a veterinary care option.
San Mateo County Sheriff’s deputies Sunday night are searching for the suspect in a triple shooting near Daly City that left two victims dead and injured one other, according to authorities.
A vigil was held for a 19-year-old Tracy woman found with fatal stab wounds on the side of the road in unincorporated Livermore.
The USGS says a water main break was caused by what’s called a creep – a constant or periodic movement – on the Hayward Fault.
Many Dreamers watched President Trump’s State of the Union address on TV while some were there in person.
More than 90 percent of Grammy nominees since 2013 have been men. But among the 10 percent is an artist with deep Bay Area ties.
John and Clarence Anglin and Frank Morris disappeared from Alcatraz Island in 1962 and have never been found. But now a letter has surfaced.
1440 Multiversity is part of a growing number of retreats giving the tech-dependent a space to learn how to find balance in their lives.