Michelle Griego reports on how a Petaluma student overcame challenges of homelessness and his father's battle with cancer to excel at school (3-5-2021)
Students Rising Above: Maximus VegaMichelle Griego reports on how a Petaluma student overcame challenges of homelessness and his father's battle with cancer to excel at school (3-5-2021)
COVID Vaccines: East San Jose Roller Rink Transformed Into Mass Vaccination SiteA roller rink at San Jose's Eastridge Mall became Santa Clara County's latest mass COVID-19 vaccination site Friday, the third to open in one of the county's hardest hit areas. Kiet Do reports. (3/5/21)
Dont Miss Mission Dance Theater's D.I.R.T. Festival 2021: 'Harriet's Gun'Co-curator Sarah Crowell talks to BR host Jan Mabry about D.I.R.T. Festival 2021: 'Harriet's Gun, Shapeshifting Towards A Radically Imagined Black Future,' a virtual experience featuring artists and performers from across the country on March 5, 13, at 5 p.m. For tickets and info go to dancemissiontheater.org.
Leaving Prison During the Covid-19 PandemicThe Covid-19 pandemic has brought special challenges to those reentering society from prison. CBSN Bay Area's Michelle Griego spoke with Yukari Kane, co-founder of the Prison Journalism Project and Jonathan Chiu, who was released from San Quentin Prison last May.
San Jose Unified School District Secures Vaccines For All TeachersThe San Jose Unified School District, the third largest in the Bay Area, will soon vaccinate all of its teachers and is on track to open all K-12 schools in six weeks. Kiet Do reports. (3/5/21)
Friday Morning Weather Forecast with Mary Lee(3/5/21)
Liam's List March 5 Best-of-British Edition: Guide To Fitness, Food, Fun, While Social DistancingKCBS reporter Liam Mayclem will be providing KPIX 5 users with a weekly tip list on how best to survive the current coronavirus outbreak. In honor of Royals Week on KPIX 5, here's his Best of British in the Bay Area list. (3/5/21)
Police Surround Building In Standoff Following Shooting In East San JosePolice were in a standoff with a suspect or suspects after a shooting in East San Jose sent one victim to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. (3/5/21)
San Jose School District Secures Vaccine for Entire WorkforceThe San José Unified School District announced Thursday it had secured 4,000 COVID-19 vaccination opportunities, enough to cover its entire workforce. Maria Medina reports. (3-4-21)
Golden Gate Fields Races to Make Up for Missed Vaccine AppointmentsGolden Gate Fields is racing to make up missed vaccine appointments after animal rights activists shut down the racetrack-turned-vaccination-site on the Albany-Berkeley border Thursday. Andrea Nakano reports. (3-4-21)
Royals Week: Rare Archival KPIX Footage of Princess Margaret's 1965 San Francisco VisitArchival footage of Princess Margaret's 1965 San Francisco visit on her first ever trip to the U.S. shows her arrival at SFO, a hovercraft trip to Oakland and a mobbed appearance at Grace Cathedral (3-4-2021)
PIX NowHere's the latest from the KPIX newsroom. (3-4-21)
Pandemic Commute Times Expected to Lengthen With School ReopeningsCommutes are still quicker now than they were before the pandemic but, as Wilson walker reports, the lengthy commute could return once kids are back in school. (3-4-21)
East Bay Landscaper Charged in Stump-Grinder DeathThe owner of a Concord-based landscaping company is facing two felony charges for the death of an employee in 2018. Juliette Goodrich reports. (3-4-21)
Armed Guards, Volunteers Join Police to Patrol Streets in Oakland's ChinatownOakland residents and business owners say they're fed up with the string of attacks and robberies targeting Asian people so they're taking matters into their own hands. Kenny Choi reports. (3-4-21)
Prince Harry, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex Begin New Life in CaliforniaMeghan, Duchess of Sussex, accused Britain's royal family of actively encouraging lies about her. (3-4-21)
California Indoor Youth Sports Cleared to Resume Following SettlementAdvocacy group "Let Them Play" announced Thursday that it reached a deal with the state to allow all indoor youth sports to resume. Vern Glenn reports. (3-4-21)
Thursday Evening Pinpoint ForecastChief meteorologist Paul Heggen looks at the rain headed our way. (3-4-21)
California Moves to Boost Vaccinations in Underserved CommunitiesCalifornia is now reserving 40 percent of its vaccine supply for lower income communities. Devin Fehely reports. (3-4-21)
Animal-Rights Protest Temporarily Closes Access to Golden Gate Fields Vaccination SiteBerkeley and Albany police on Thursday were called to a protest at Golden Gate Fields calling for the track to be closed that temporarily shut down a nearby COVID vaccination site. Juliette Goodrich reports. (3-4-21)
Paramount Debuts Its New Streaming Service, Announces New ProjectsThe new app, Paramount +, will host several hit movies and new projects referencing older properties like Spongebob Squarepants and Frazier, while also hosting live sports. Chris Martinez reports.
Oakland Coliseum Vaccination Site Designates Half of Doses For EducatorsKiet Do reports on "Educators Day" at Oakland Coliseum mass vaccination site aimed at getting teachers their COVID vaccines (3-4-2021)