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Stolen Truck in Antioch Leads CHP on Wild Wrong-Way Freeway PursuitKen Bastida reports on a wild chase through the East Bay caught on CHP airplane camera (9-15-2021)
Pilot Stops in Palo Alto on Her Trip Around the WorldMax Darrow reports on 19-year-old Zara Rutherford's stop in Palo Alto on her journey around the world. (9/15/2021)
COVID: Chase Center Hosts First Sold-Out Post-Pandemic Concert with Tame ImpalaWith proof of vaccination in hand, thousands are expected at Chase Center on Wednesday night to see Tame Impala for the first concert at the arena since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Andria Borba reports. (9/15/21)
Bay Area Air District Launches Car Buyback Program For Older VehiclesThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District is offering cash to get some of the oldest and worst polluting cars off the road, as part of a buyback program. Devin Fehely reports. (9/15/21)
Lake Tahoe Welcomes Back Visitors After Caldor Fire Smoke DissipatesHeather Janssen reports on tourists finally returning to Lake Tahoe Area in the wake of Caldor Fire (9-15-2021)
Jefferson Award: Author Shizue Seigel Helps Other Writers Of Color Find Their VoiceA San Francisco author is helping writers of of color share their stories that reflect their diverse backgrounds. Sharon Chin introduces this week's Jefferson Award winner, Shizue Seigel.
Some Mills Alumni Critical of Merger With Northeastern UniversityJohn Ramos reports on some Mills College alumni angry over school going co-ed with Northeastern merger (9-15-2021)
Explosive Testimony from Theranos Whistleblower ContinuesLen Ramirez reports on the major revelations that came from Erika Cheung's testimony on Tuesday. (9/15/2021)
Marlon Wayans Performs in Bay AreaThe actor & comedian talks about how comedy and laughter help in healing during the pandemic
South Bay Man Honored for Tipping Police Off to Man With Huge Arsenal, Racist ManifestoAnne Makovec reports on authorities paying tribute to a man who tipped police off to suspect with arsenal, possibly preventing mass shooting (9-15-2021)
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COVID Mandate: Contra Costa County Toughens COVID Requirements For Indoor ActivitiesContra Costa County is joining San Francisco and Berkeley in requiring proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID test at the door to step inside certain businesses.
COVID: CoCo County To Require Proof Of Vaccination, Test To Enter Certain BusinessesTo stop the spread of COVID, Contra Costa County is joining cities like San Francisco and Berkeley to require proof of vaccination or a negative test to step into certain businesses. Andrea Nakano tells us where and when it takes effect.
South Bay Lawmakers, Non-Profits Welcome Afghan Refugees With Food, Work, HousingThe first wave of Afghan refugees is slated to arrive in the South Bay over the next 12 months. Kiet Do tells us local lawmakers, non-profits and individuals are pitching to help them resettle in their newfound home.
PIX NowKPIX 5 Evening News headlines for Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021.
Police Blame Day Of Unprecedented Violence In Oakland On Low Morale, UnderstaffingA violent Monday across Oakland that left at least 3 dead has prompted a lot of finger-pointing between police and city leaders. Andria Borba has the latest salvo.
RAW: Surveillance Video of Suspects Who Left Walnut Creek Restaurant Without Paying, Fired Gun OutsidePolice in Walnut Creek have released surveillance videos that show a couple who tried to leave a restaurant without paying their bill before the male suspect fired shots outside the establishment as they drove off. (9-14-2021)
Raw Video: Aftermath of Boulder-Sized Concrete Chunk Into Woodside HouseA home in Woodside was hit with a boulder-sized chunk of concrete that came crashing down a hillside Tuesday afternoon.
San Leandro's Woodrow Wilson Elementary To Change NameJohn Ramos reports San Leandro school named after President Woodrow Wilson confirming plans to find new name (9-14-2021)
Mountain View Project To Add Bus, Bike Lanes Facing Pushback Over Tree RemovalA project to add a reversible bus lane and new bike lanes along two busy thoroughfares in Mountain View is facing pushback from residents after it was revealed that several heritage trees would need to be removed. Max Darrow reports. (9/14/21)