Don Hardwick, president of the Playwrights Center Of San Francisco talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about the upcoming audience favorites showcase, Playoffs 2018, featuring Bay Area playwrights.
Big Sur Wildfire: Raw video of wind-whipped wildfire burning in Big SurResidents in the Big Sur area of California were told to evacuate from their homes due a wildfire that began late Friday.
Napa Valley Looks to Restaurant Week to Help Jump-Start Economic ComebackRestaurant week kicked off in Napa Valley Friday night. It is a shot in the arm for those trying to stay in business but, for others, the pandemic has forced them to call it quits. Andrea Nakano reports. (1-21-22)
Community Holds Vigil for Victim in Oakland Gunman's Random ShootingFamily and friends gathered Friday night for a candlelight vigil to remember Oakland resident Ronald Sanders was gunned down Thursday. Da Lin reports. (1-21-22)
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Fremont Schools Desperate for More Substitute TeachersThe Fremont school district is putting out a call for substitute teachers and, as Wilson Walker reports, that need won’t end with the pandemic. (1-21-22)
Oakland Police Arrest Homicide Suspect Who Fatally Shot Male Victim, Fired at FirefightersJuliette Goodrich reports on police arresting a suspect who fatally shot Oakland man, fired gun at firefighters nearby (1-21-2022)
SF Legislator Proposes Allowing Teen COVID Vaccination Without Parent ApprovalCalifornia would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents’ consent, the youngest age of any state, under a proposal late Thursday by state Sen. Scott Wiener. Andria Borba reports. (1-21-22)
Two Years On, Employment Still Below Pre-Pandemic PeakShawn Chitnis talked to experts about what it will take to help the Bay Area bounce back and how small businesses are trying to hire in this economy. (1-21-22)
VP Kamala Harris Announces $600 Million for California Wildfire Disaster ReliefVice President Kamala Harris made a visit to San Bernardino Friday to announce hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funding to California for wildfire recovery efforts. (1-21-22)
South Bay COVID Home Test Giveaway Kicks OffKiet Do reports on a new effort to get more at-home COVID test kits into the hands of South Bay residents. (1-21-22)
Friday Evening Pinpoint ForecastBrian Hackney has the Bay Area weekend forecast. (1-21-22)
Stoked Niners Fans Gear Up for Green BaySome faithful 49ers fans flew out of SFO en route to Green Bay Friday to cheer their team in its chilly matchup against Aaron Rodgers and the Packers. Max Darrow reports. (1-21-22)
San Jose Police Detail Fatal Shootout Following Suspect's Attempted CarjackingsSan Jose police on Friday released new information about an armed, wanted felon who attempted two carjackings before being killed in a shootout with officers Wednesday night. Len Ramirez reports. (1-21-22)
Large Tree Falls in San Jose, Crushing Two CarsAllen Martin reports on a large tree that tell Friday, damaging two cars in the South Bay as high winds howled across the Bay Area (1-21-2022)
Raw Video: San Jose Police Chief Details Fatal Shootout With Wanted FelonSan Jose police on Friday released new information about an armed, wanted felon that attempted two carjackings before being killed in a shootout with officers Wednesday night.
Rock Singer and Actor Meat Loaf Dies at Age 74Vladimir Duthiers reports on legendary rock singer and actor Meat Loaf being remembered (1-21-2022)
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San Jose Police Chief Details Fatal Shootout With Wanted Felon Following Attempted CarjackingsJocelyn Moran reports on San Jose police releasing more details and images regarding fatal officer-involved shooting with armed carjacking suspect (1-22-2022)
Parental Consent Not Needed For Teen COVID Shots Under Proposed State LawJustin Andrews reports on State Sen. Scott Wiener proposing law that would eliminate need for parental consent to get vaccinated for pre-teens (1-21-2022)
49ers Playoffs: Fans ramping up for Saturday night playoff showdown with the Green Bay PackersAnticipation was ramping up Friday for Saturday night's playoff showdown with the Green Bay Packers
State legislation introduced to allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents' consentState Senator Scott Wiener introduces new vaccine legislation that would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents' consent.
Liam's List Jan. 21: 49ers Playoff Showdown, New Charlie Puth Song, Fog Fair At Fort MasonKCBS reporter Liam Mayclem provides KPIX 5 users with a weekly weekend tip list of Bay Area entertainment, music, film and online entertainment.
TODAY'S Forecast: The latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather teamWarm, windy, sunny weekend