Restaurant owners in Santa Clara County say they are getting mixed messages over the COVID-19 rules for outdoor dining. Maria Medina explains the dilemma.
Santa Clara Co. Restaurants Get Mixed Messages Over COVID-19 Rules For Al Fresco DiningRestaurant owners in Santa Clara County say they are getting mixed messages over the COVID-19 rules for outdoor dining. Maria Medina explains the dilemma.
RV Sales Soaring As More Americans Take Roads Less Traveled During PandemicRV sales and rentals are soaring as more Americans are hitting the roads less traveled during the coronavirus pandemic. Sharon Chin has more.
Major League Baseball Set For July Late Start Amid More COVID-19 CasesThe start of Major League Baseball is less than 3 weeks away but some players are already testing positive for COVID-19. Betty Yu reports on the cases and the challenges.
3-Alarm Brush Fire Burns Dangerously Close To Homes In FairfieldA fire in Fairfield was burning dangerously close to dozens of homes, prompting evacuations. Andrea Nakano talked to neighbors who helped fend off the flames.
Grass Fire Threatens Fairfield Homes, Forcing EvacuationsA 3-alarm fire burning in Fairfield early Monday evening threatened homes in the area of Mountain Meadow Drive. Andrea Nakano reports from the fire line. (7-6-20)
Firefighters Halt Progress of Grass Fire Burning Near I-80 in RodeoA fire burning near a refinery along Interstate 80 in Rodeo has been contained after burning more than 200 acres. (7-6-20)
Firefighters Scramble to Gain Control of Wildfire Burning Near GilroyThe Crews Fire kicked up again Monday in the steep and rugged hills east of Gilroy. Len Ramirez reports. (7-6-20)
Martinez Community Leaders React to Viral Video of BLM Mural VandalismA viral video showed a pair of angry Trump supporters smearing paint over a Black Lives Matter street mural. Now the city leaders in Martinez say their town's reputation is on the line. John Ramos reports. (7-6-20)
Santa Clara County in Tug-of-War With State Over Reopening PlanSanta Clara County has experienced a serious setback in its plan to reopen more parts of its economy. The state pulled the plug on plans to reopen salons, barbershops and gyms because the hospitalization rate was going up too quickly. Devin Fehely reports. (7-6-20)
Bay Area Sees Rush to Virus Test Sites as Infection Rate SpikesKPIX 5's Katie Nielsen reports from the coronavirus drive-up facility at Cal State Hayward where hundreds lined up to get tested after the holiday weekend. (7-6-20)
30 Years Later the AIDS Conference Returns to San Francisco – VirtuallyThe 23rd international AIDS Conference opened Monday, hosted by San Francisco and Oakland. Thanks to COVID-19 it will look a lot different. Elizabeth Cook reports. (7-6-20)
Family Identifies 6-Year-Old Boy Killed In SF Bayview Shooting6-year-old Jace Young was fatally struck by gunfire Saturday night in San Francisco's Bayview District. The boy had been attending a birthday party, according to his family. Joe Vazquez reports. (7-6-20)
Fairfield Brush Fire Burns Close to Residential NeighborhoodA three-alarm fire burning in Fairfield early Monday evening was threatening homes in the area of Mountain Meadow Drive, according to authorities. (7-6-20)
Air, Ground Crews Battle Fast-Growing Fire Burning East of GilroyThe Crews Fire east of Gilroy in rural Santa Clara County rapidly grew from 600 to 1,000 acres late Sunday afternoon. Excerpts of several live updates during the 6 o'clock news on KPIX. (7-5-20)
Couple Filmed Vandalizing Black Lives Matter Street Mural in MartinezPolice are investigating after a couple was filmed painting over a Black Lives Matter street mural in front of the Contra Costa County courthouse in Martinez. Kenny Choi reports. (7-5-20)
Bay Area Fire Departments Overwhelmed After Illegal Fireworks Spark Dozens of BlazesBay Area fire officials warned that illegal fireworks were creating an extreme fire danger leading into the Fourth of July holiday and, sadly, those predictions came true. John Ramos reports. (7-5-20)
Oakland Family Finds Stray Bullet From Celebratory Gunfire In Daughter's RoomBetty Yu reports on family in Oakland finding stray bullet from celebratory gunfire in teen girl's room (7-4-2020)
Fireworks Spark Multiple Fires In San FranciscoJuliette Goodrich reports on holiday fireworks starting multiple fires in San Francisco (7-4-2020)
Fire Crews In East Bay On Alert From July Fourth FireworksKenny Choi reports on fire crews working to contain fires from fireworks across the East Bay (7-4-2020)
Bay Area Communities Take Fourth of July Celebrations OnlineThis year's Fourth of July celebrations are completely different from any in recent memory. Most fireworks displays have been canceled and the big parades have gone virtual. Devin Fehely reports. (7-4-20)
Marin County Beaches See Lighter-Than-Normal Holiday Crowds SaturdayAt two Marin County beaches that remained open Saturday, a lot of people showed up but overcrowding wasn't the norm. John Ramos reports. (7-4-20)
Coronavirus Closures Leave Coastside Beaches Deserted on Fourth of JulyIn Pacifica and Half Moon Bay on Saturday efforts to keep people off beaches were mostly successful where, given such clear weather any other year, there would be hordes packing the strand. Da Lin reports. (7-4-20)
Contra Costa County Fire Crews Brace for Busy Holiday WeekendLike much of the Bay Area Contra Costa County has seen an explosion of illegal fireworks -- and wildfires sparked by them -- in recent weeks. Wilson Walker reports. (7-4-20)
Crowded Santana Row Restaurant Prompts Warnings of New ShutdownSouth Bay leaders warned that businesses could be shut down if they do not comply with social distancing and mask-wearing guidelines after troubling images emerged on Friday of crowding at a San Jose restaurant. Maria Medina reports. (7-3-20)