Andria Borba talks to local salon owners after Gov. Newsom gives green light to hair salons reopening (5-26-2020)
Many Bay Area COVID-19 Test Sites OverrunA couple days ago, the first free drive-up Bay Area coronavirus testing site in Hayward was below capacity. It's a much different story now. Kiet Do reports. (7-2-20)
San Francisco Health Department Warns Of Potential Coronavirus SurgeAnne Makovec reports on health officials in San Francisco warning numbers indicate possible surge in COVID-19 cases (7-2-2020)
Developers Launching Apps For Contact Tracing To Control Spread Of COVID-19With coronavirus infections on the rise again, contact tracing is even more critical to control the spread of the virus. A growing number of new apps are designed to do just that. Allen Martin looked a few of them.
Businesses Hoping To Recoup Losses Hit Hard By July 4 ClosuresBusiness hoping to recoup their loses were hit hard by the Governor's mandate to close bars, restaurants and other places the July 4 weekend. Andrea Nakano talked to one health expert who says the closures will do little to stop the spread of COVID-19.
UCSF Doctor Says COVID-19 'California Miracle' Is Over, Now We Are Just Like Other StatesUCSF Dr. Bob Wachter once touted the 'California Miracle' due to the state’s success at flattening the curve. Now, with COVID-19 cases surging, he tells KPIX 5's Joe Vazquez, the California Miracle is over. We dodged a bullet, but we are catching this one.
Rents Around Bay Area Drop During COVID-19 PandemicKenny Choi reports on dramatic drop in rents around the Bay Area due to the pandemic (7-1-2020)
Pacifica Mayor Closes Beaches Following Gov. Newsom's Announcement On Reopening RollbacksCatch the waves while you can in Pacifica; all beaches - local and state - will be closed starting Friday at sunrise. Andria Borba reports. (7/1/20)
Firsthand Look Inside San Quentin Where 1000 Inmates Have Tested Positive For COVID-19KPIX 5 Juliette Goodrich talks to a former inmate at San Quentin, who gives a chilling firsthand account of what it's like inside The Q, now that more than a thousand inmates have tested positive for COVID-19.
State Orders New Round Of Restrictions As COVID-19 Cases SkyrocketWilson Walker reports on new orders restricting indoor operations for several sectors of economy in counties on state watch list (7+1+2020)
Raw Video: Gov. Gavin Newsom Announces New COVID-19 Restrictions, Rollback Of ReopeningsCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday afternoon that the state would be shutting down indoor operations for restaurants, zoos and museums and several other sectors effective immediately due to concerns over the recent spike in COVID-19 cases. (7/1/20)
Rush On Coronavirus Testing Ahead Of Fourth Of July HolidayMore and more people are lining up for coronavirus testing ahead of the Fourth of July holiday. Betty Yu spoke asked health experts about the sudden rush.
Santa Clara County Releases COVID-19 Guidelines For Schools Reopening In The FallStudents are getting a peek at what schools could look like if classes reopen this Fall. Maria Medina has more.
European Union Bars Travelers From U.S. Due To Surge In COVID-19 Cases Across Americabanned all U.S. travelers from journeying to continental Europe for at least the next 14 days because of the sudden rise in COVID-19 cases across America.
White House Coronavirus Task Force Issues Dire Warnings To Senate PanelU.S. lawmakers received a dire warning from the nation's top infectious disease expert Tuesday. Dr. Anthony Fauci spoke of the potential for a huge jump in coronavirus cases. (6/30/20)
COVID-19 Saliva Test Trial Underway At UC BerkeleyUC Berkeley researchers have come up with a new COVID-19 test that uses saliva. Wilson Walker reports. (6/30/20)
Fourth of July Weekend To Test Willingness Of People To Follow Social Distancing, Public Health OrdersPeople are being urged to rethink their traditional family get-togethers for the July 4th holiday weekend because of the surge in coronavirus cases. Juliette Goodrich reports. (6/30/20)
New Commercial Aims To Bring Tourists To Carmel, Even As COVID-19 Cases SurgeDevin Fehely reports on tourism ad looking to boost number of visitors to Carmel-by-the-Sea amid coronavirus case spike (6-30-2020)
Some Homeless Not Able To Get Housing Through Operation Roomkey ProgramKiet Do reports on homeless people in Pittsburg having varying success finding housing through Operation Roomkey (6-30-2020)
Santa Clara County Health Officials Release COVID-19 Guidance For Reopening SchoolsMaria Medina reports on plan released by Santa Clara County health officials to guide schools for reopening (6-30-2020)
RAW: Gov. Newsom Discusses Help Provided To Homeless During COVID-19 Pandemic, Plans For EnforcementCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom talks about progress state has made helping house homeless during pandemic with Operation Roomkey; detailed plans for COVID-19 enforcement to be announced Wednesday (6-30-2020)
Bay Area Counties Put Brakes On Reopening Due To Surge In COVID-19 CasesAlameda and Contra Costa County are slamming on the brakes when it comes to reopening during the pandemic. Andrea Nakano tells us about the warning signs.
Neighbors See Homeless Encampment Growing In Mission BayMore and more homeless tent encampments are popping up in San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood. Betty Yu talked to neighbors and lawmakers about the change.
Pacifica, Half Moon Bay Want Out-Of-Town Beachgoers To Stay Home This July 4The mayors of Half Moon Bay and Pacifica have a message for out-of-towners, this Fourth Of July holiday: Stay home. Maria Medina explains why.
As Infection Rate Soars at San Quentin, Deceased Inmate Tests Positive for COVID-19San Quentin has surpassed 1,100 coronavirus infections among prisoners and staff with seriously ill convicts being transferred to ICU units across the Bay Area. Juliette Goodrich reports. (6-29-20)