International Cycle Event Rolls Through North County

About 750 bicyclists from 40 different countries rode vintage bicycles around the hills of the North County yesterday as part of Eroica, an international bike event. Wes Hatakiyama, who graduated from Paso Robles High School, organized the event. The cyclists each rode bicycles that were at least 40-years old over four different courses surrounding Paso…

Spring Break in Isla Vista

Between 6 and 8,000 young people attended the event known as Deltopia on Saturday. 42 people were arrested. 14 others were injured. A 22-year-old woman was hospitalized after falling off a balcony. A sheriff’s deputy suffered a broken hand and other injuries after struggling to arrest a 19-year-old man with an open container of alcohol.…

Doobie Brothers to Play at Vina Robles

Tickets go on sale today for the Doobie Brothers.
The concert is schedule August 22nd at Vina Robles Amphitheater.
It’s the third time the band has played at the venue.
Tickets to go on sale at then this morning.
If you’d like to get tickets, you’re encouraged to visit the vina Robles amphitheater website.

Los Oos Motorcyclist Dies in Head-On Collision

  A Los Osos man killed Wednesday night when his motorcyclist collided with an oncoming car. 36-year-old Garrett Zavala was riding the Honda at speeds of 90 miles an hour on Ninth Street. That’s triple the 35 miles per hour speed limit. A woman driving a Ford Focus was driving north on Ninth Street. When…

Boerner Arrested Wednesday

36-year-old Christpher Shawn Boerner arrested Wednesday. The Paso Robles man wanted for a week on drug charges. He was booed at the San Luis Obispo County Jail on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance for sale and felony cruelty to a child. Back on March 29th a probation search turned up two firearms, 3 ounces…

Atascadero Woman Charged with Elderly Abuse

An Atascadero woman is charged with abusing two elderly relatives. 27-year-old Ashley Ann Croom is charged with two counts of felony elderly abuse. Each charged carries a sentence which could impose between two and four years in state prison. Croom was arrested March 22nd. Initially, the abuse was described as physical. Her next court hearing…

LAFCO Approves New Water District

The Local Agency Formation Commission votes 5-2 yesterday to allow 168 landowners to form the Estrella-El Pomar- Creston water district. Supervisor Debbie Arnold and Atascadero City Council member Roberta Fonzi cast the two dissenting votes. They were the only North County members to vote on the issue yesterday. The checkerboard district includes about 38,000 acres…