Bay Area Sikh Community Joins Worldwide Protest Farmers’ Rights In IndiaDozens of demonstrators gathered outside the Indian Consulate in San Francisco on Tuesday. John Ramos reports it was part of worldwide protest over farmers’ rights in India.
Lawmakers Grill Bank of America Execs Over California EDD FraudMonths after KPIX 5 first exposed an epidemic of EDD fraud in California, Bank of America was finally forced to answer tough questions from lawmakers. Kenny Choi reports. (1/26/21)
STORM WATCH: Coastal Areas In San Mateo County Ordered To Evacuate Before RainsKiet Do reports on San Mateo County residents leaving their homes ahead of atmospheric river (1-26-2021)
Concerns About Mudslides In Glass Fire Burn Area In Sonoma CountyCrews have been working around the clock to shore up areas around the burn scar of last year’s Glass Fire Napa and Sonoma counties. Don Ford reports. (1/26/21)
Stormwatch: Intense 50 – 70 MPH Wind Gusts Accompany Major Storm Moving Through Bay AreaHigh winds accompanying a major storm moving through the are expected to gain intensity on Tuesday night. Darren Peck is in the East Bay Hills where wind gusts could reach 50 mph.
Tuesday Night Weather Forecast With Paul HeggenA major storm is expected to pass through the Bay Area Tuesday night into Wednesday morning, bringing heavy rain and strong winds. By 10 a.m. Wednesday, rainfall totals in the Santa Cruz Mountains could approach 2 inches. Paul Heggen has the forecast. (1/26/21)
Atmospheric River: Hidden Danger Underneath Bay Area Burn ScarsAs the Bay Area braces for a major winter storm, one of the biggest dangers for areas that have burned in recent massive wildfires is fire damage that lies just underneath the surface. Wilson Walker reports.(1/26/21)
STORM WATCH: Heavy Winds To Batter Berkeley Hills And Rest Of Bay AreaDarren Peck reports on high winds anticipated during atmospheric river fueled storm arriving in Bay Area (1-26-2021)
STORMWATCH: Some Santa Cruz Mountain Residents Refuse To Budge As Huge Storm ApproachesTeam coverage of arriving atmospheric river bringing heavy rain and high winds to the Bay Area, raising concerns about slides on wildfire burn scars (1-26-2021)
STORM WATCH: Evacuations Ordered In San Mateo County; Santa Cruz Mountain Residents Rush To LeaveTeam coverage of evacuations from burn-scar areas ahead of storm set to arrive Tuesday evening (1-26-2021)
Oakland Sideshow: Raw Video Of Gunfire Erupting At Oakland Sideshow (Oakland Police Video)The Oakland Police Department tweets this video showing significant sideshow activity this past weekend from Fruitvale/International and W Grand/Telegraph.
Oakland SideshowThe Oakland Police Department tweets this video showing significant sideshow activity this past weekend from Fruitvale/International and W Grand/Telegraph.
MUDSLIDE THREAT: Santa Cruz Mt Residents Order To Evacuate As Storm ApproachesSanta Cruz Mt Residents Order To Evacuate As Storm Approaches
TODAY’S FORECAST: The latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather teamRain will begin Tuesday afternoon and pick up in intensity until early Wednesday
CA COVID Eviction Moratorium A Lifeline For Struggling Bay Area RentersCalifornia is set to extend the eviction moratorium through June. It is a lifeline for renters but Susie Steimle reports for some Bay Area families it may be too late.
COVID Business: Reopening Relief Tempered By Fears Of Rising Cases, HospitalizationsGovernor Newsom’s lifted California’s shelter-in-place order on Monday, and while the move is good for business, Andrea Borba tells us, not everyone is on board.
Big Storm Prompts Evacuation Of Thousands Of Residents In Santa Cruz MountainsSome 5000 residents are under mandatory evacuation orders in the Santa Cruz Mountains due to a big storm heading their way. Kiet Do reports traffic was already streaming out of Boulder Creek.
Evacuations Ordered In Santa Cruz Mountains As Atmospheric River Fueled Storm ApproachesCal Fire issued evacuation orders Monday for residents living in the Santa Cruz Mountain burn area of last fall’s devastating CZU Lightning Complex fire as a potent winter storm rolled toward the San Francisco Bay Area. Kiet Do reports. (1/25/21)
Monday Evening Weather Forecast with Paul Heggen(1/25/21)
Raw Video: San Jose Police Press Conference On Fatal Officer-Involved ShootingDavid Tovar Jr., a Gilroy parolee wanted in a string of violent crimes who was shot and killed by San Jose police officers, was unarmed at the time of the shooting, the police department confirmed Monday. (1/25/21)
COVID: Good Samaritan Hospital Under Fire For Giving Group Early Vaccine AccessA hospital in Santa Clara County is under fire after reportedly promising one group early access to the coronavirus vaccine. John Ramos has more on the fallout.
Team Coverage: California Lifts COVID Stay-At-Home OrderCiting increased ICU capacity and improved case numbers, state officials lifted the stay-at-home order on Monday. Allen Martin reports on the state’s decision. Juliette Goodrich reports on how East Bay restaurants are preparing to resume outdoor dining. (1/25/21)