Ferguson Fire Burning In Yosemite Impacts TourismThe Ferguson Fire, burning in difficult terrain near Yosemite National Park is impacting tourists at the world-famous Tunnel View Lookout.
Gas Prices Spike Ahead of Memorial Day WeekendAs if on cue, gas prices are surging in California to some of the highest we've paid in years. Len Ramirez reports. (5-25-18)
Amy Sewell Gives Tips To Make Summer Travel Hassle-FreeLifestyle expert Amy Sewell talks to BAF host Michelle Griego about ways to make summer travel hassle-free.
VIDEO: A Dozen Orcas Perform For Whale Watchers On Monterey BayAt least a dozen orcas put on quite a show for a boat full of whale watchers out on Monterey Bay last Saturday. (Video courtesy of Monterey Bay Whale Watch)
Liza Gershman, Author of 'Cuban Flavor, Exploring The Island's Unique Places, People & Cuisine'Food, lifestyle and travel photographer Liza Gershman talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about her new book, 'Cuban Flavor, Exploring The Island's Unique Places, People & Cuisine.'
BART Tests On 10-Mile Stretch North Of San Jose Could Get NoisyThe quiet neighborhoods that border the BART tracks in Berryessa are to get noisy. Len Ramirez tells us it's because BART and VTA are running round-the-clock trains, to test the new tracks north of San Jose.
Wells Fargo Executive Killed When Southwest Jet Engine Fails In FlightA Wells Fargo Bank executive was killed from injuries suffered when an engine on a Southwest Airlines jet had a major in-flight failure Tuesday, sending debris through her window on the plane. Andria Borba reports. (4/17/18)
Push To Preserve Historic Mill Valley-Mt. Tamalpais Historic TrainThere is a push to preserve a piece of railroad history in Mill Valley. John Ramos tells us about train that carried tourists from Mill Valley to scenic Mt. Tamalpais, decades ago.
$1 Bird Scooters Pop Up In San Francisco And San JoseBird scooters hit the streets without much notice. Public officials aren't thrilled. Maria Medina reports. (3/28/18)
Sausalito Fears Ferry Stop at Fort Baker Would Bring Traffic WoesSausalito is already a top tourist destination -- now the city is worried that a new ferry stop could make traffic even worse. Emily Turner reports. (3-8-18)
Skiers Flock To Squaw Valley In Wake Of AvalancheSquaw Valley ski resort was full of skiers Saturday, a day after an avalanche buried several skiers, injuring one and closing the resort. Carlos Correa reports.
Pilot Personally Delivers Lost Engagement Ring To United PassengerA San Francisco woman is thanking a United Airlines pilot for returning some small but precious cargo - her engagement ring.
Meet The Founder Of Black Paris ToursFounder of Black Paris Tours Ricki Stevenson takes BR producer Jan Mabry on a tour of the City of Light.
Bay Area To Vote On Toll Hikes That Will Go Toward Public TransitPublic transit would get more funding if the public votes in favor of Bay Area toll hikes, but critics aren't sure it's worth it. Wilson Walker reports. (1/24/18)
2 New BART Cars Go Out Of ServiceBART says there are "technical issues" for two cars of the new fleet. Juliette Goodrich reports. (1/23/18)
Cost Of California's High-Speed Rail Project Climbs By $2.8 BillionCalifornia is being sued for unauthorized spending, as the bullet train's first phase comes in well over budget. Melissa Caen reports. (1/16/18)
Rat On Plane Forces Cancellation Of Alaska Airline Flight At Oakland InternationalAlaska Airlines Flight 915 never left Oakland International Airport because a rat was spotted on board. Jackie Ward talked to passengers who had to deplane the Boeing 737.
Local Airports Jammed as the Holiday Getaway Rush PeaksThe Christmas travel rush was in overdrive Friday afternoon at SFO. Katie Nielsen reports. (12-22-17)
Bay Area Carpool Lane Limit May Increase To 3 PassengersBay Area carpool lanes could get a lot more exclusive. Devin Fehely reports, there's talk of turning two-person lanes to three.
Richmond Breaks Ground On New Ferry Terminal With Service To San FranciscoAs part of an effort to attract people to Richmond, the city has broken ground on a ferry terminal. Juliette Goodrich reports. (11/1/17)
Napa Valley Mayors to Visitors: All Aboard the Wine Train!Napa Valley mayors are hoping you won't wait too long before coming back to visit Wine Country. KPIX 5's John Ramos rode on the Wine Train with them on Thursday. (10-26-17)
Toll Proposed For North Bay's Low-Lying Highway 37Drivers may soon be paying a toll to drive on Highway 37 in the North Bay, that's according to transportation officials. Susie Steimle reports. (9/6/170
Take A Trip Back In Time To AllensworthA former slave who settled a California town where his dream of freedom would become a reality. The place still exists. It's called Allensworth. Christin Ayers takes us there... on a trip back in time.
Take A Trip Back In Time To AllensworthA former slave who settled a California town where his dream of freedom would become a reality. The place still exists. It's called Allensworth.