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Omicron Impact Continues in Bay Area, But Cases Still DecliningJocelyn Moran reports on Bay Area health officials saying disruptions from COVID should decline as case rates drop (1-25-2022)
Wednesday Afternoon Weather Forecast with Mary Lee1/26/22
PIX NowWednesday noon news update from KPIX 5
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer Reportedly Set to RetireAnne Makovec reports on reports Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is going to retire (1-25-2022)
3 Injured In San Jose Stabbing; Suspect Fatally Struck By Truck On Highway 85Len Kiese reports on suspect in San Jose triple stabbing being fatally 85 (1-25-2022)
Welcome to KPIX First Alert WeatherKPIX 5's Paul Heggen describes First Alert Weather, our new approach that puts even more of a focus on when, and how, Bay Area weather will impact you.
West Contra Costa Schools: Teachers union makes classroom COVID safety demandsUnion and West Contra Costa School District officials set to meet to discuss teachers demand for more COVID safety measures
Fatal Collision: Highway 85 northbound traffic slowed after pedestrian fatally struckMorning commute on northbound Highway 85 slowed after pedestrian fatally struck
Billboard Battle: Astronomers Atop Mount Hamilton Join Battle Against Digital Billboards Going Up In San JoseAs San Jose revisits the issue of digital billboards, astronomers at Lick Observatory concerned about light pollution are now weighing in.
First Alert Weather 7-Day ForecastSunny and warm through the weekend
PIX NowWednesday morning headlines from the KPIX newsroom
Oakland Businesses Switch From Cash Only To Credit To Stop Attacks On AsiansAhead of the Lunar New Year, there is a push to change the way Oakland Chinatown businesses do business. Andria Borba reports on the switch from cash to credit to stop attacks on Asians.
COVID: Health Experts Weigh Impact Of BA.2. Stealth Strain OmicronA new coronavirus strain called BA.2, has been dubbed the stealth Omicron variant because it is harder to detect. Andrea Nakano on its impact on the pandemic.
VIDEO: French Bulldog Stolen At Gunpoint In Castro Valley Reunites With OwnerA French bulldog stolen at gunpoint in Castro Valley is reunited with its owner.
San Jose Becomes First U.S. City With Gun Liability Insurance LawSan Jose just made history becoming the first city in the nation to require gun liability insurance. Maria Cid Medina gets reactions from supporters and opponents.
Asian American Hate Crimes: Victim In Brutal Chinatown Attack Sues San Francisco DA Chesa BoudinVictim In Brutal Chinatown Attack Sues San Francisco DA Chesa Boudin Amid Shocking Jump In Anti-Asian Hate Crimes
Port Pollution: West Oakland residents oppose proposed open air sand and gravel storage site at Port of OaklandWest Oakland residents say they are concerned about dusty air from proposed open air sand and gravel storage site at Port of Oakland
Omicron: Emerging Omicron Sub Variant Shouldn't Delay Lull In COVID pandemicExperts believe there is a lull coming to the COVID pandemic
San Jose Urban Village: Developers hope to old San Jose strip mall into a new urban villageDevelopers hope to turn the old El Paseo de Saratoga Center into an urban village similar to Santana Row
TODAY'S Forecast: The latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather teamSunny, warm with plenty of pollen in the air
Omicron: Infectious Sub-Variant Of Omicron Detected In Santa Clara CountyUCSF Infectious Disease Expert Dr. Peter Chin-Hong on the new descendant of the highly contagious omicron variant detected in Santa Clara County
Blaring Train Horns: Menlo Park residents want to silence annoying Cal Train hornsMenlo Park is trying to find a way to silence the dozens of trains that blare their horns as they travel up and down the Peninsula every day