A Look Back at 70 Years of KPIX BroadcastingKPIX was the first television station in Northern California and the 49th in the nation. Here's a look back at 70 years of bringing you stories from around the Bay Area and the world.
Coroner: Legendary Bay Area Radio Host Likely Died Of ExposureRetired Bay Area broadcast legend Ray Taliaferro, whose body was found in the woods in Paducah, Kentucky, likely died from exposure to the elements.
Good Golly -- Little Richard Visits 'People Are Talking'From 1978 to 1992, Ross McGowan and Ann Fraser were daily fixtures in local living rooms as co-hosts of KPIX 5' beloved 'People Are Talking.'
A Tidal Wave Of Student Protests Swept Over The Bay Area In the 1960sIn the 1960s, a tidal wave of student activism swept over the UC Berkeley and San Francisco State campuses.
Guilty Verdict In Infamous 'Cole Valley Suitcase Murder' Cole Valley landlady Jean Toman is found guilty of the infamous dismemberment murder of her roommate Elinor Kahn in March of 1964.
Ann Fraser Takes A Ride With The Blue Angels'People Are Talking' co-host Ann Fraser took a ride with the Blue Angels in the late 1980s.
KPIX Legend Dave McElhatton Talks About What Makes A News StoryThe late Dave McElhatton ranks as one of the top Bay Area newsmen and storytellers of all time. Here Dave talks about what it takes to report a great news story.
It All Began Atop The Mark Hopkins HotelKPIX began broadcasting from studios housed in the attic of the Mark Hopkins Hotel in 1948.
Meet The Fastest Talking Cab Dispatcher In The WestDeSoto Cab's Phil Ward kept those cabs moving as the fastest talking dispatcher in the West in 1981.
Patty Hearst Drama Grips The Bay AreaFew dramas have captured the attention of Bay Area residents like that of the Patty Hearst kidnapping in Feb. 1974.
KPIX 5 Wins Emmy For Coverage Of Deadly Wine Country WildfiresA massive firestorm fueled by the worst outbreak of wildfires in California history roared through Napa, Sonoma and Lake counties, destroying home and businesses and killing more than 40 people. KPIX won a local Emmy for its coverage of the fire.
KPIX 5 Launches Extensive Sky Drone 5 News CoverageKPIX 5 has emerged as a leader nationally in the use of drone technology to give viewers a unique look at their world and the news that impacts their lives.
PIX Now Debuts On Amazon And Google Devices KPIX 5 became the first local television station to launch hourly news updates for delivery on voice activated devices manufactured by Amazon and Google.
KPIX 5 News Delivers Video Reports To Social Media PlatformsKPIX 5 emerged among the nation's leaders in delivering hourly video news updates including Facebook, Twitter/Periscope, Youtube and IGTV.
Back Home: KPIX Is There As Troops Return From Korean War Hundreds of family members and loved ones line the San Francisco waterfront as the USNS General Nelson M. Walker docks carrying troops returning from the Korean War.