It's already pricey to park in San Francisco and it's about to get pricier. Mark Kelly tells us about the parking meter surcharge coming soon.
SF Health Officials Look Toward Post-Omicron Return to NormalSan Francisco mayor Breed, and director of health, Dr. Grant Colfax had good news Thursday about a rapid drop in omicron cases. Kenny Choi reports. (1-20-22)
Proposal to Boost Surveillance Cameras in SF Meets Privacy PushbackA major policy battle is shaping up between public safety and personal privacy. Mayor London Breed says police need access to security cameras in real time. Shawn Chitnis reports. (1-20-22)
San Jose to Consider Eliminating Digital BillboardsSan Jose is about to revisit the issue of digital billboards and local astronomers concerned about light pollution are weighing in. Wilson Walker reports. (1-20-22)
Redwood Seedlings Planted in Fire-Scarred Santa Cruz MountainsStocked with 20,000 redwood seedlings provided by Cal Fire, crews are planting at San Vicente Redwoods above Davenport in the CZU Complex burn zone. Kiet Do reports. (1-20-22)
Thursday Evening Pinpoint ForecastChief meteorologist Paul Heggen has the Bay Area microclimate forecast. (1-20-22)
Travel TalkbackKPIX 5's Allen Martin talks to CBS News Senior Travel Adviser Peter Greenberg about the impact of the 5G rollout on airports and travelers, the latest on airfares, and the effects of the pandemic on the cruise ship industry
SF City Attorney Subpoenas Records of Two COVID Testing CompaniesAllen Martin reports on San Francisco's City Attorney David Chiu issuing subpoenas to a pair of COVID testing companies (1-20-2022)
Gov. Newsom Announces Task Force to Crack Down on Rail TheftOn Thursday, Gov. Newsom visited east Los Angeles after a viral video showed the Union Pacific train tracks littered with garbage after thieves raided passing container cars. (1-20-22)
Preview of 49ers vs. PackersKPIX 5's Amanda Starrantino talks to 49ers senior reporter Keiana Martin ahead of Saturday's showdown against the Green Bay Packers in the divisional round of the playoffs
49ers Head to Frigid Green Bay for NFL PlayoffSan Francisco has notched three straight playoff wins against Green Bay and the Faithful hope this weekend at Lambeau Field will see the Niners notch their fourth. Len Ramirez reports. (1-20-22)
The Biden Presidency Marks End of Its First YearA look back at an eventful year for the nation and President Joe Biden. Natalie Brand reports from Washington. (1-20-22)
Police Shoot, Kill Armed Suspect at SFOPolice officers shot and killed an armed suspect Thursday morning outside San Francisco International Airport’s International Terminal. Max Darrow reports. (1-20-22)
Dr. Fauci Hopeful COVID Vaccine Approval Comes For Young Children SoonJocelyn Moran reports on Dr. Fauci saying COVID vaccine for children under 5 could be approved within a month (1-20-2022)
COVID Cases In San Francisco Dropping Steadily Following Omicron PeakAnne Makovec reports on SF Mayor and Health Director saying city's COVID cases are declining (1-20-2022)
Police Shoot, Kill Armed Suspect Outside SFO International TerminalJustin Andrews reports on fatal SFPD officer-involved shooting of armed suspect outside International Terminal at SFO (1-20-2022)
PIX NowKPIX 5 Noon News headlines for Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022.
SJ Police Shooting UPDATE: Suspect In Attempted Armed Carjacking Killed In Shootout With San Jose PoliceA man suspected of stealing a vehicle and then attempting to carjack a second car was killed in a shootout with San Jose police officers in the city's Rose Garden neighborhood.
FOG Bank: Thick Fog Bank Blankets San Francisco, North Bay ValleysFog billowed through San Francisco neighborhoods early Thursday, triggering an advisory from the National Weather Service.
TODAY'S Forecast: The latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather teamFoggy mornings giving way to warm, sunny afternoon
Camp Fire: Plans Unveiled To Rebuild Paradise Ravaged In 2018 Camp FireParadise was ravaged In 2018 Camp Fire and has yet to recover
Marin Brewing Company Shutting Down After 3 Decades Due To Pandemic StrugglesThe Marin Brewing Company is closing at the end of the month, after the owner cited continuing pandemic struggles became too much to bear. Katie Nielsen reports. (1/19/22)
Queen Of The Valley Hospital Workers Stage Picket Over Pandemic Staffing, Pay IssuesWorkers at the Queen of the Valley Medical Center were out picketing Wednesday night, claiming Napa County's largest hospital is severely understaffed and that they’re underpaid. Andrea Nakano reports. (1/19/22)