Mark Sayre

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Mark Sayre is a general assignment reporter and joined the KPIX 5 Eyewitness news team from our sister CBS TV stations KCBS/KCAL in Los Angeles.

Mark has more than 20 years of experience in the television news business and is the recipient of 3 regional Emmy awards. Mark has also worked at stations in Las Vegas and Palm Springs in a variety of roles including news director, anchor and investigative reporter. He is a graduate of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York.

While Mark really enjoys working in the news business some of his best memories are from his days at KALX-FM radio at U.C. Berkeley. Even though the station’s news department consisted entirely of students who didn’t know too much about radio most are still in the media industry today.

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Second Palo Alto Library Invaded By Bedbugs

Bedbugs have invaded a second public library in Palo Alto prompting the city to inspect all of its libraries.


Deputies Lance Whitted and Eric Rueppel saved a man from being hit by an oncoming Caltrain in Sunnyvale on August 3, 2015. (CBS)

Deputies Who Helped Save Driver From Being Hit By Oncoming Caltrain In Sunnyvale Share Story

Two sheriff’s deputies are being praised for helping save a driver seconds before his car was struck by a Caltrain in Sunnyvale Monday evening.



Redwood City Suspends Opening Prayers At Council Meetings After Pastor’s Controversial Words

The city council in Redwood City has put opening prayers on hold after a local pastor stunned the council with some strong opening words at this week’s meeting.


A United Airlines plane comes in for a landing. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Canadian Singer Says Fussy Child Got Her Kicked Off United Flight From San Francisco To Vancouver

A Canadian singer says United Airlines kicked her off a flight from San Francisco to Vancouver because her young son was throwing a fit while the plane was taxiing before takeoff.


Mountain lion tranquilized and captured near San Mateo (May 18th, 2015) Betty Yu

Man Who Shot Gun To Scare Off Mountain Lion During San Mateo Hunt Could Face Charges

A man could face charges for opening fire as wildlife officials searched backyards in San Mateo in the hunt for a mountain lion that was later tranquilized and captured Monday.


San Jose police are looking for a man who they said tried to sexually assault a woman in a grocery store restroom last month, and then forced his way into the home of a 13-year-old girl this week. (San Jose Police)

San Jose Residents Sound Off To Mayor Over Rising Crime, Lack Of Officers

Residents in San Jose are fed up with crime, and they let Mayor Sam Liccardo hear that frustration at a meeting Tuesday night.


Concrete damage in Oakland's Glen Echo Creek. (CBS SF)

Part Of East Bay Creek ‘Pretty Much Destroyed’ By Concrete Spill

What used to be a waterway filled with plants and fish in Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood is now essentially solid concrete.


(Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

E.Coli Lurks In Water Supply Of San Jose Neighborhood, Hundreds Of Residents Forced To Boil Water

Crews are working around the clock to try to isolate and eliminate a source of E.coli contamination impacting the water supply in a San Jose neighborhood. Hundreds of homes and a school have been affected, and officials said it’s been that way for days.


(L-R) Rep. Mike Honda, Ro Khanna (US House/Khanna Campaign)

South Bay Congressional Race Heats Up With Mike Honda, Ro Khanna Releasing Dueling Poll Numbers

The election is just three weeks away, and a big Bay Area congressional race where two Democrats are facing off is really heating up.


A San Francisco 49ers fan says he was assaulted in the parking lot of Levi's Stadium after Sunday night's home opener game against the Chicago Bears. (CBS)

49er Fan Assaulted In Levi’s Parking Lot By Driver After Fender-Bender

A 49ers fan was assaulted in the parking lot of Levi’s Stadium following a fender bender after the team’s home opener game against the Chicago Bears.



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