UC Audit Alleges Fraud

An audit of the University of California accuses administrators of hiding $175 million dollars from the public in a secret reserve fund, while UC raised tuition and asked the state for more funding. The auditor also says the office of UC President Jane Napolitano overcharged the system’s 10 campuses to fund its operations and paid…

Former Employee Sues Atascadero State Hospital

A former social worker at Atascadero State Hospital is suing ASH over her dismissal following the murder of a client at the hospital in 2014. April Gundfor says her ASH supervisors dismissed her concerns about Adam Cary and fired her when she refused to alter her clinical notes to protect the hospital after he murdered…

Paso Robles Skills USA Competitors Bring Home Medals

The Paso Robles Skills USA competitors returned from the state championships in San Diego with eleven gold medals, nine silver medals and seven bronze medals. Two middle school teams also attended. One team won gold in mobile robotics technology. Another places second. Gold medal winners include: Nick Matteson in carpentry Jonathon Russel in diesel mechanics…

Atascadero Greybots Take Home Another Championship

The Atascadero Greybots win the Robotics World Championship in Houston over the weekend. This is the second championship for the team, based at Atascadero High School. The team is made up of students from San Luis Obispo as well as Atascadero. They are mentored by Atascadero faculty as well as volunteers, including Cal Poly students…

Templeton Fire Fighter Awarded

Firefighter Noah McClain is named Firefighter of the Year in Templeton. McClain recognized at the recent Firefighter Annual Recognition Dinner last week.

Noah joined the Templeton Fire Emergency Services as a Paid call Firefighter after graduating Templeton High School that same year.