San Francisco Chronicle http://kalw.org en Details of State Senator Leland Yee's case http://kalw.org/post/details-state-senator-leland-yees-case <p class="p1">The San Francisco Chronicle has been reporting widely on the FBI’s investigation into Senator Leland Yee and 25 others who have been indicted in the past few days. The charges range from firearms trafficking to promising political favors.</p><p class="p1">San Francisco Chronicle reporters &nbsp;Henry Lee &nbsp;and Vivian Ho have been covering this unfolding story in detail and give us a recap of what we know so far.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:43:30 +0000 News Producer 41851 at http://kalw.org Details of State Senator Leland Yee's case San Francisco's oldest news source gets a new managing editor http://kalw.org/post/san-franciscos-oldest-news-source-gets-new-managing-editor <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The San Francisco Chronicle has undergone radical transformations over the last several years. It's had to. In 2009, its readership dropped faster than any other newspaper in the country – 50 percent in just three years. While its </span>reporterscontinue<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to win awards for their investigative journalism, the number of people actually reading that work in the paper has declined precipitously.</span></p><p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 00:19:01 +0000 Ben Trefny 38754 at http://kalw.org San Francisco's oldest news source gets a new managing editor Extended interview: Chronicle's Jaxon Vanderbeken on the Bay Bridge controversies http://kalw.org/post/extended-interview-chronicles-jaxon-vanderbeken-bay-bridge-controversies <p>The Eastern span of the Bay Bridge is the region’s biggest-budget project. Plans for the seismically strong segment were first developed in 2002. It’s been more than a decade and the single suspension structure has cost more than $6 billion, which makes it overdue and over budget.</p><p></p><p>Recent issues involving snapping rods and improperly galvanized bolts may delay the long-awaited Labor Day opening.</p><p></p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 01:15:00 +0000 Ben Trefny 28368 at http://kalw.org Extended interview: Chronicle's Jaxon Vanderbeken on the Bay Bridge controversies The good, the bad, and the ugly of the Bay Bridge http://kalw.org/post/good-bad-and-ugly-bay-bridge <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Eastern span of the Bay Bridge is the region’s biggest-budget project. Plans for the seismically strong segment were first developed in 2002. It’s been more than a decade and the single suspension structure has cost more than $6 billion, which makes it overdue and over budget.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Recent issues involving snapping rods and improperly galvanized bolts may delay the long-awaited Labor Day opening.</span></p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 00:43:00 +0000 Ben Trefny 28364 at http://kalw.org The good, the bad, and the ugly of the Bay Bridge