Kate Kelly

Jerry Garcia in a 1988 interview. (CBS)

Jerry Garcia Opens Up About Life In Long Lost 1988 Interview Tapes

Jerry Garcia opened up about his near-death experience, and his days with the Grateful Dead in long-lost interview tapes from 1988.


Janet Waring (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Fills Gaps In Medical Care For Alameda County’s Needy

You may not know her name or see her work, but for decades, an Alameda County nurse has been making a difference by recognizing a need and doing what she could to fill it. This week’s Jefferson Award winner has spent her career and her retirement bringing health care and more to those most in need.


Jefferson Award winner Lauren-Lindberg (CBS)

Jefferson Awards: East Bay Teen Raises Community Awareness Through Video

When this week’s Jefferson Award winner picked up a camera, she changed her life. But as Kate Kelly reports, the Danville teenager is using her films now to make changes for others.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/20/2011

Jefferson Awards History

Jefferson Awards 2010 In Review

The end of 2010 marks a full six years that we’ve been profiling the Bay Area Jefferson Award winners on CBS5. This year’s group has been just as inspiring as our very first recipients. As we look forward to a new year of stories, Kate Kelly has a look back at some of 2010’s more creative local heroes.

CBS San Francisco–01/03/2011


Jefferson Awards – Featured Reporters

We asked KPIX 5’s Jefferson Awards reporters Elizabeth Cook and Sharon Chin to share what it’s like to tell the stories of Bay Area heroes. Elizabeth Cook: “So often, as journalists, we cover the worst in […]

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/26/2010