SLO County Board of Supervisors Meeting

The SLO County Board of supervisors will meet for a special session on Tuesday, January 3rd at 11 :15 am. The meeting is the swearing in ceremonies for the new and returning board members; Adam Hill who was re-elected to the 3rd district seat, as well as John Peschong, who won the 1st District seat…

50 Year Old Man Found Dead in SLO

The SLO County Sheriff-Coroner’s Office is investigating the death of a 50 year old man, found, Wednesday, near the Sulphur Pots Campground; in rural San Luis Obispo County. According to the Sheriffs Department, deputies were called out to check the welfare of Michael Fontenot, at Sulphur Pots Campground. The person who called says he dropped…

President Elect Donald Trump to Increase Cabinet Diversity

President-elect Donald Trump is considering former California Lt. Gov. Abel Maldonado to lead the Agriculture department, a move that would bring greater diversity to the Republican’s Cabinet. According to various news sources, including the Sacramento Bee, Maldonado will meet with Trump today (Wednesday) at his Palm Beach, Fla., estate. Trump spokesman Sean Spicer noted that…

Paso Robles Rural Area Shooting

The two Virginia men charged with a November 30th incident at a rural Paso Robles home, leading to the suspects and one other person being wounded by gunfire, made a court appearance, this past Tuesday pleading not guilty to their charges. Jaquan Burns and Karheem Graham-Lutchman, are accused of going to a home in the…

San Luis Obispo High School Arson Fire

Three suspects in the arson fire at San Luis Obispo High School were back in court, Tuesday for hearings, and with the damage and lost estimates, jumping from $750,000 to $1.8 million dollars, bail was increased for at least two in their alleged December 8th escapade. 18 year olds Michael Benadiba and Cameron Bratcher faced…

Paso Robles Police Department Bodycams

The Paso Robles Police Department will be getting up to speed with fellow communities like Atascadero, with the use of body cameras and have been added to the patrol car’s dash cameras. So you know they will be worn in plain sight so you know when you’re on camera, when stopped. Officers are not required…

Big Rig Crash

A big rig crash on the 101 South at San Marcos Road, North of Wellsona had the #2 lane blocked until about 5 this morning. According to the SLO Office of the CHP, the rig was reported in around 10:30 Tuesday night as being overturned and about 50 down a small embankment. Later reports were…

No Concrete Conclusion on Mobile Home Fire

According to the Paso Robles Department of Emergency Services and Fire Department, there’s still no concrete conclusion into what lead to a late Thursday night mobile home fire inside the Paso Robles Mobile Home Park in the 3300 block of Spring Street. The fire destroyed the mobile home, one male occupant believed to be in…

SLO PD PEACE Talks

Within the San Luis Obispo Police Department, it seems the saying is “give peace a chance.” Beginning in January, the SLO PD has set up a series of 3 “PEACE Talks” meant to bring better understanding between police officers and the community. The acronym stands for “Police Education and Community Engagement.” According to a release…