Retiring KPIX Anchor Ken Bastida Gets Fond Farewell After 30 Years of BroadcastingKen Bastida has been a pillar of Bay Area broadcasting for 30 years. On his final day at KPIX before he retires, take a look back at his unique career.
VIDEO UPDATES: Veteran KPIX 5 Anchor Ken Bastida Announces His RetirementAfter 31 years of covering the daily trials, tribulations and triumphs of those of us who call the San Francisco Bay Area home, veteran KPIX 5 news anchor Ken Bastida has decided it is time to step away, take a deep breath, and enjoy the natural wonders of Northern California.
Niners Greats Join Fans to Help Distressed Retired TeammatesOn Nov. 19, some Bay Area pro football greats will gather at Levi's Stadium to help raise money for their struggling teammates. Ken Bastida reports on a phenomenal team effort that you're invited to join.
KPIX 5's Ken Bastida Joins Eclipse WatchKPIX 5's news anchor Ken Bastida has joined the thousands gathered in Salem, Oregon, in anticipation on Monday's eclipse.
Super Bowl City Opening Night Live On KPIX 5Thousands were expected to gather along San Francisco’s Embarcadero Saturday for a night filled with fireworks, Bay Bridge Lights and the music of local rocker Chris Isaak as the festivities for Super Bowl 50 officially get underway.
Stephen Colbert Asks KPIX Anchor Ken Bastida To 'Sell' Him On Airing 'Late Show' From San FranciscoThat was the thought behind KPIX 5 Anchor Ken Bastida's invitation to bring Colbert out west next year when the Bay Area plays host to the Super Bowl.
Exotic "Super Cat" Discovered In San Francisco TV Anchor's BackyardAn exotic hybrid cat possibly valued at several thousand dollars was discovered roaming an East Bay backyard by KPIX 5 television anchor Ken Bastida.
Television News Anchor Gets Busted By Highway Patrol And Takes A SelfieNo road-trip of a lifetime would be complete without a throaty V-8 engine rumbling beneath a classic all-American sports car's curvy lines, tearing down a two-lane highway through the most picturesque scenery you can imagine, and inevitably seeing the red and blue flashing lights above the dice hanging from your rear-view mirror, then pulling over to find out how fast you were "really going" and getting a free speedometer calibration, and of course in 2014, capping it all off with the requisite "selfie."
Electronic Signs And Videos At Levi's Stadium Guide Fans Directly To Their Parking SpotsThe 49ers will employ electronic signage on game day to direct fans who drive to Levi's Stadium to their designated parking places.
Veronica De La Cruz Named Co-Anchor For KPIX 5 NewsVeronica De La Cruz announced as new co-anchor for KPIX 5.
The New Bay Bridge: Is It Safe?That's the question as we draw closer to when the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge is supposed to open. Bad bolts have dealt a heavy blow to public trust of the new bridge. The partial collapse of the eastern span in 1989 led to construction of the new bridge with its "lifeline" designation – meaning it is designed to quickly reopen following a major earthquake.
The New Bay Bridge: Is It Safe?KPIX 5 News will broadcast “The New Bay Bridge: Is it Safe?” on Saturday, June 22 at 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. In addition, the special will be re-broadcast on Saturday June 29 at 5 p.m. on KPIX 5 and 7:30 p.m. on KBCW-TV 44 Cable 12.
CBS San Francisco Celebrates Black History MonthOn Thursday night, KPIX 5/The CW 44 Cable 12 and CBS SF Radio held their 8th Annual Black History Month reception at the stations...
Owen Wilson & Vince Vaughn Filming In Marin HeadlandsComedians, Owen Wilson & Vince Vaughn spent Thursday shooting scenes for their new film "The Internship," just across the Golden Gate Bridge in Marin...
Good Question: Why Are Colored Dots On San Francisco Storm Drains?There is plenty of unique sights on the streets of San Francisco, but these are right under your feet. In this Good Question: What are those colored dots on San Francisco’s sewer grates?