Phillips 66 Will Not Abandon Rail Spur Project

Phillips 66 will not appeal County Supervisors rejection of their proposal to build a rail spur to transport crude oil to their Nipomo refinery, but they explore a legal reversal of that decision. Phillips 66 did not file an appeal before Friday’s deadline. But a spokesman tells the Tribune they are not abandoning the plan.…

Paso City Council to Discuss Water Conservation

Paso Robles City Council will discuss ending water conservation requirements at their meeting tonight. The conservation program would end in June. The council will also discuss authorizing all-way traffic stop signs at North River Road and River Oaks Drive. The meeting gets underway at 6:30 tonight at the Library Conference Center. You can hear the…

North County Weather – MON 4/17

Mostly cloudy with rain Highs in the upper 60’s Tuesday, decreasing clouds with some showers Wednesday, Sunny and dry More rain today and tomorrow in the North County, then we should enjoy sunny, dry weather beginning Wednesday. PG and E Meteorologist says we’re in an unsettled period, so we may get showers through Tuesday. Then…

Roadwork on HWY 101 May Cause Delays

Beginning today, roadwork on US 101 between San Miguel and Camp Roberts will create detours at several locations. The project includes realignment of 101 to accommodate a new southbound on-ramp at south Mission Street. They’ll be paving 101 and nearby ramps and lowering the profile of US 101 at Camp Roberts to achieve a minimum…

Paso Robles City Council Meets Tuesday

Paso Robles City Council will discuss ending water conservation requirements at their meeting tomorrow night. The conservation program would end in June. The council will also discuss authorizing all-way traffic stop signs at North River Road and River Oaks Drive. The meeting gets underway at 6:30 tomorrow night. You can hear the meeting live here…

Three Small Temblors Shake Central Coast

Did you feel any earthquakes yesterday? There were three small temblors Easter Sunday morning. The first at 6:51 measured 1.7 on the Richter scale. The epicenter was 4 miles west of Templeton. At 7:45, a 2.2 tremor struck about 4 miles southwest of San Luis Obispo. The third was 14 miles northwest of San Simeon.…

Three Fresno Residents Arrested in SLO

Three Fresno residents were arrested in a San Luis Obispo motel yesterday for child endangerment and suspicion of passing fraudulent checks. 37-year-old Lamont Taylor and 33-year-old Christine Vulich arrested after police received complaints of two men and a woman passing fake checks. They told police that their 3-year-old daughter was being cared for by their…

Shooting in Arroyo Grande

A shooting in Arroyo Grande leads police to hunt for suspects. Police believe multiple male and female suspects were involved in an attempted murder and a conspiracy to commit homicide yesterday morning. It started when police responded to reports of a shooting yesterday morning around 9:15. They found a man with a gunshot wound. He…