OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - In this week's Flashback Friday, we're taking a look back at this week - 25 years ago.
A fire swept through the Oakland Hills and came dangerously close to two elementary schools.
Thirty one of the kids had lost their homes in the fire and they were happy to return to school. For some, their school desks were among their only possessions.
Twins vs. Braves
In our archived report we said the Braves and the Twins were battling each other in the World Series. The Twins ended up winning in seven games.
Bill Graham Death
Bill Graham died in a helicopter crash near Vallejo. Three people were killed in the crash. The chopper hit an electrical transformer before it crashed.
In our KTVU coverage the Grateful Dead had dedicated their concert to Bill Graham. We reported there was a feeling of loss in the air. "I expected Bill to go get old with the rest of us. A huge shock and I'm not over it yet. I don't know if I ever will be," said Jerry Garcia.