Rare Winter Wildfire Burns Near Bixby Bridge on Big Sur CoastThe Colorado Fire burning on the Big Sur coast in Monterey County has consumed 1,500 acres and is only five percent contained. Brian Hackney and Darren Peck report. (1-22-22)
Santa Clara County Distributes Free COVID-19 Antigen TestsSanta Clara County handed out free at-home COVID-19 antigen tests on Saturday at multiple locations for people who live in and work in the community and signed up for appointment to receive up to four tests. Shawn Chitnis reports. (1-22-22)
Burlingame Begins Charging Businesses to Keep Parklet Dining AreasThe city of Burlingame is moving forward with a plan to put a fee structure in place for businesses that want to operate parklets. Max Darrow reports. (1-22-22)
SJ Sharks Team Up With Stanford Blood Center to Lure New DonorsOn Saturday, the Stanford Blood Center and the San Jose Sharks teamed up to offer an incentive to encourage fans to give the gift of life. John Ramos reports. (1-22-22)
Protesters, Counterprotesters Face Off at SF 'Walk for Life' RallyActivists on both sides of the abortion debate demonstrated at the 18th Annual Walk for Life West Coast in downtown San Francisco Saturday afternoon. Betty Yu reports. (1-22-22)
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)
High Winds: Strong Winds Create Chaos In San Jose NeighborhoodA massive tree came crashing down in a San Jose neighborhood, crushing cars
SLAIN Federal Officer: Sister Of Slain Federal Officer Dave Underwood Talks About Lawsuit Filed Against FacebookDavid Underwood's sister Angela Jacobs talks about wrongful death lawsuit against Facebook
Central Subway: Trains testing the new Muni Central Subway LineMuni officials hopes to launch service on the new Muni Central Subway Line in October
PIX NowSaturday morning headlines from the KPIX 5 newsroom
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)
PIX NowHere's the latest from the KPIX newsroom. (1-21-22)
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)
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)
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)
PIX NowKPIX 5 Noon News headlines for Friday, Jan. 21, 2022.