It sounds like something out of a horror movie. PG&E's Heli-Saw has been described as a flying chainsaw. But as Don Ford tells us, its a welcome sight for people in fire country.
Saturday Evening Forecast With Darren PeckMore rain is in the forecast this week.
Oakmont Neighbors Upset Over Emergency Homeless Shelter Going UpDozens of homeless campers are being relocated from the Joe Rodota Trail to a neighborhood in Sonoma County, as early as next week. Wilson Walker was at the community meeting where their future neighbors expressed their concern.
Packers Team, Fans At Pep Rally For Sunday's Game Against The NinersThe Packers arrived at their hotel in Menlo Park Saturday afternoon and their fans hosted a pep rally in Palo Alto. Betty Yu was there.
Thousands Take To Streets In SF, Oakland As Part Of Nationwide Women's MarchThousands came out in San Francisco, Oakland and other Bay Area cities for the Fourth Annual Women's March. Wilson Walker attended the march in San Francisco.
Friends, Family Remember Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run Outside Oakland Middle SchoolWe're learning more about the mom who was the victim in a tragic hit-and-run outside an East Oakland school.Da Lin tells us how friends and family are remembering her.
PIX NowHere's the latest from the KPIX newsroom. (1-18-20)
KPIX Saturday Morning News WrapA quick roundup of news plus a glance at the weather forecast with Devin Fehely and Darren Peck. (1-18-20)
Saturday Morning Pinpoint ForecastSaturday by the bay: cloudy. Highs will be in the mid 50s. Northeast winds will be 5 to 10 mph. Saturday night will be mostly cloudy. Lows will be in the 40s. (1-18-20)
Sonoma Raceway Opens Sears Point Performance Driving SchoolSonoma Raceway at Sears Point is launching its own racing school and KPIX 5's Betty Yu took a turn on the track. (1-17-20)
PIX NowHere's the latest from the KPIX newsroom. (1-17-20)
Student's Mom Killed in Hit-and-Run Outside Oakland Middle SchoolPolice are investigating a fatal hit-and-run that killed a mother in her forties just outside an Oakland middle school. Andrea Nakano reports. (1-17-20)
Raw Video: Surfers Ride Big Waves at Lake TahoeOn Wednesday, the north shore of Lake Tahoe looked more like the ocean as a winter storm was moving in. Courtesy Peter Spain Photography (peterspain.com)
Skier Killed After Avalanche Strikes Alpine Meadows Resort Above Lake TahoeAn avalanche slammed into the Alpine Meadows ski area Friday, killing a 34-year-old skier and seriously injuring a second. Da Lin reports. (1-17-20)
Health Officials Screen SFO Passengers from China for Deadly New VirusFederal health officials will begin screening ill passengers on flights coming into San Francisco International Airport from China for any signs of a deadly new virus that has already claimed two lives. Andria Borba reports. (1-17-20)
South Bay Teen Who Had Been Kidnapped, Raped Uses Snapchat to Get HelpA 14-year-old girl who was kidnapped and raped was able to lead authorities to three suspects with the help of her Snapchat account, San Jose police said. Devin Fehely reports. (1-17-20)
Raw Video: Former 49ers Head Coach Steve Mariucci Previews The NFC ChampionshipDennis O'Donnell caught up with Steve Mariucci at his home in the South Bay. (1-17-20)
Police Investigating Fatal Hit-and-Run in OaklandPolice in the East Bay on Friday night were investigating a fatal hit and run in Oakland that left a female victim in her 40s dead. (1-17-20)
49ers Stay Focused on Football As Fan Fervor Heats UpFinal preparations are being made at Levi's Stadium for the NFC Championship game Sunday when the Niners will take on Aaron Rodgers and the Packers for the chance to go to the Super Bowl. Len Ramirez reports. (1-17-20)
Friday Evening Pinpoint ForecastThe rain has moved on and a fairly clear -- though cold -- weekend is in store for Bay Area residents, says Brian Hackney. (1-17-20)
North Bay Homeowner Fires at Suspected Burglar Who Then VanishesA San Rafael man fired through his own home's window at what he thought was a burglar. Aside from some broken glass, there was no indication that anything or anyone was hit. Wilson Walker reports. (1-17-20)
Cheerleaders Describe 49ers Fever Ahead of NFC Championship49ers Gold Rush cheerleaders Nina and Gilian spoke on CBSN Bay Area to Maria Medina about the magical season the team has had this season and the excitement leading up to Sunday's NFC Championship against the Green Bay Packers. (1/16/20)
A LOOK BACK: Watch KPIX 5 Report On Deadly 1982 Alpine Meadows AvalancheArchival footage of KPIX 5 reporting on the fatal avalanche at Alpine Meadows in 1982
Raw Video: Disease Expert On New Coronavirus Screenings At U.S. AirportsWilliam Schaffner, MD is a professor of Preventative Medicine and Infectious Diseases at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He spoke to KPIX 5 about the new strain of coronavirus from China and how and why three major U.S. international airports began to screen for the novel virus in passengers from Wuhan, an interior Chinese province.
DEADLY AVALANCHE: Placer County Sheriff's Sgt. Mike Powers gives details on fatal Alpine Meadow AvalanchePlacer County Sheriff's Sgt. Mike Powers gives details on fatal Alpine Meadow Avalanche