tv KRON 4 News at 430am KRON March 5, 2019 4:30am-4:58am PST
showers back today with south bay rainfall possible this morning but much of the bay area seeing rainfall boosting later into the day. showers will increase tonight with the heaviest of rainfall early tomorrow through sunrise. showers will taper later in the week with the driest of days being thursday and friday.
(robin) now to the big story this morning... students in oakland... pleaded with the school board ... to invest money to support their education. but instead... the board members decided to make massive cuts to the budget. this decision comes after the teachers voted in favor of their new contract over the weekend. yesterday during a three- hour board meeting... the oakland unified school district board voted 4 - 3 ... to make close to 22- million dollars in cuts... to next school year's budget. dozens of students, teachers and members of the community expressed disappointment and even anger at the board for its plan. but, the teachers union defends the decision. (robin) (robin) library programs,
foster care case managers, african american male acheievement, and restorative justice .... are all among the programs slated to be cut. everyone is now hoping the governor's office steps in... and provides more funding, so at least some of the programs on the chopping block.. can be saved. (robin) happening now.... arrests are being made... after dozens of protesters marched through the streets of sacramento .... furious over the district attorney's refusal to charge the officers ... who shot and killed stephon clark in march of last year. according to authorities, the officers have said, they thought the 22- year-old was holding a gun when they confronted him in his grandparent's backyard... but later found out he was
holding his cell phone. ali wolf has the story. activists and faith leaders - continue fighting in the name of stephon clark..(nat)"we handed this letter..." unsatisfied and angry at the district attorney's decision this weekend.....they are now trying to convince attorney general xavier becerra to step in.... and do what d-a anne marie schubert chose not to do: prosecute."when the nation is watching what will we do? attorney general becerra you have the opportunity here to make a turn in how we seal with police practices here in the state of california" prfunds cannot be used on abortion. this is about politics and pushing away organizations like planned parenthood, what the president is really attacking here is gender equality and female autonomy, because organizations that provide reproductive services don't just protect the health of women, they enable us to control our own lives and to pursue our own dreams on our own terms."> at least 20
son at that point cause my husband was at work. and wyat and i hiked at least 2 and half miles around our house screaming their names and ringing a giant bell that they always come back to, but the kids never came back."the carrico family live on over 80 acres of land.leia and caroline are accustomed to playing in the woods. . but this time they were chasing deer tracks which led them to unfamiliar territory.leia carrico:"we went down this mountain to five metal post and gone up this mountain behind a little creek. and we kept going up that mountain, and then we took a right turn and it led us to those five metal post again and that's when i realized we'd gone in a circle."friday night temperatures were in the low 40's and the rain was one the way.fortunately. . because the family takes camping trips and the girls participate in the 4-h youth development program. .they were able to build the makings of a campfire. but when that failed they found a
fallen treebranch to hide under and they used caroline's jacket to keep warm.leia carrico:"we turned it sideways so each of us had a hole to stick our arms into. when we woke up, we stayed in the same place so dad could find us. and there was a creek nearby, and we sang nursery rhymes at the top of our lungs."on saturday they resorted to their training and stayed put while drinking from nearby huckleberry leaves.by then the search had doubled in size and after finding the footprints and fire pit. . it was only a matter of time before the girls were found.> (robin) that was drew miller reporting. their mom says she is trying not to puniish them because they did the right thing by sticking together and pulling themselves through. (robin) live look outside... at the san francisco international airport. the big weather story is the rain. another system beginning to push onshore right now. how long wil it
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morning news... controversy in oakland schools continue... after budget cuts are revealed... but the teacher's union is standing by their contract deal. (robin) and... waste concerns for the north bay... after this week's flooding. find out what guerneville officials have to say about all this debris. (robin) and we're continuing to track the rain... here's a look at radar.
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moving across the bay area.... here's a look at radar. ( darya ) good morning i'm darya folsom..( james ) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... showers back today with south bay rainfall possible this morning but much of the bay area seeing rainfall boosting later into the day. showers will increase tonight with the heaviest of rainfall early tomorrow through sunrise. showers will taper later in the week with the driest of days being thursday and friday.