Regional News

California’s only known wild wolf pack spotted with new pups

August 7, 2019 12:48 pm

By Lisa Fernandez, KTVU Posted Aug 07 2019 08:13AM PDT Video Posted Aug 07 2019 07:42AM PDT Updated Aug 07 2019 08:34AM PDT LASSEN COUNTY, Calif. - California’s only known wild wolf pack is growing. Three new wolf pups were spotted June 18 spotted roaming 100 miles south of the Oregon state line, according to the California Department of Fish […]

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Digital downtown billboards said to modernize, remove blight in San Jose

August 7, 2019 12:43 pm

By Azenith Smith, KTVU Posted Aug 06 2019 11:16PM PDT Video Posted Aug 06 2019 11:11PM PDT SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - More digital billboards could soon be added to San Jose’s cityscape. On Tuesday, city leaders unanimously approved exploring installing electronic signage, they say, will modernize downtown and remove blight. On East Santa Clara Street in downtown San […]

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Man arrested for sex trafficking in Gilroy

August 7, 2019 12:38 pm

By Andre Torrez Posted Aug 06 2019 09:19PM PDT Updated Aug 06 2019 09:24PM PDT GILROY, Calif. (KTVU) - A 32-year-old Watsonville man was arrested in Gilroy last week on sex trafficking charges, according to Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office. Andre William Furtado faces numerous felonies including human trafficking, kidnapping, pimping and pandering charges. He was taken into custody August […]

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Monterey Bay Aquarium to host adult-only sleepover

August 7, 2019 12:36 pm

By Aja Seldon, KTVU Posted Aug 06 2019 10:31AM PDT Updated Aug 06 2019 12:58PM PDT MONTEREY, Calif. (KTVU) - Parents if you’re in desperate need of a night out or a “staycation” mark your calendar for Sept. 14. The Monterey Bay Aquarium is hosting its first-ever adult sleepover, which means the kids are going to grandma and grandpa’s […]

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Festival shooter’s family worried he was a victim in the attack

July 30, 2019 12:22 pm

By Associated Press Posted Jul 30 2019 11:42AM PDT Video Posted Jul 29 2019 06:42AM PDT Updated Jul 30 2019 11:46AM PDT GILROY, Calif. (AP) - Family members of the gunman who opened fire at the Gilroy Garlic Festival were initially worried that 19-year-old Santino William Legan was a victim of the attack. Family friend Jerome Turcan tells the Los Angeles […]

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California’s strict gun laws undercut by more lenient, neighboring states

July 30, 2019 12:16 pm

By Jana Katsuyama, KTVU Posted Jul 30 2019 07:24AM PDT Video Posted Jul 30 2019 07:16AM PDT Updated Jul 30 2019 07:47AM PDT GILROY, Calif. (KTVU) -  Investigators say Santino Legan purchased the assault weapon used in the Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting Sunday nearly three weeks earlier from a firearms dealer in Fallon, Nevada. The owner of Big Mike’s Gun […]

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Nevada gun shop owner ‘heartbroken’ over selling gun to Gilroy shooter

July 30, 2019 12:10 pm

By Aja Seldon, KTVU Posted Jul 29 2019 06:00PM PDT Video Posted Jul 29 2019 06:31PM PDT Updated Jul 29 2019 07:22PM PDT GILROY, Calif. (KTVU) - The owner of the Nevada gun shop who sold the weapon used in the deadly Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting on Sunday to suspect, Santino William Legan, said he feels sorry for the victims’ […]

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Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting: 6-year-old boy, 13-year-old girl and man in his 20s ID’d as victims

July 30, 2019 12:05 pm

By Gabrielle Moreira Posted Jul 29 2019 02:02PM PDT Video Posted Jul 29 2019 05:28PM PDT Updated Jul 29 2019 05:29PM PDT GILROY, Calif. - Three people were killed when a gunman found a way into a garlic festival in Northern California and opened fire. The shooting happened Sunday afternoon as the three-day Gilroy Garlic Festival came to an end. The annual […]

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New housing project in San Jose to help those with disabilities

July 26, 2019 11:43 am

By Azenith Smith, KTVU Posted Jul 25 2019 11:02PM PDT Video Posted Jul 25 2019 10:58PM PDT SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - It’s being called the first affordable housing project of its kind in San Jose to include housing for those with disabilities. The Kelsey Ayers Station would include 115 new homes for all incomes and all abilities north […]

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Building under construction along Oakland-Emeryville border catches fire

July 26, 2019 11:39 am

Posted Jul 26 2019 05:26AM PDT Video Posted Jul 26 2019 05:19AM PDT Updated Jul 26 2019 10:31AM PDT Firefighters in Alameda County are investigating a fire at a building under construction near the Oakland-Emeryville border. The two-alarm fire started at about 10 p.m. Thursday at 919 Stanford Avenue, near Lowell Street. The building was slated to become […]

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