Naked Man Arrested 10.10.2017

A naked man running on highway 101 Sunday night was arrested by the California Highway Patrol. 45-year-old Jehova Creed Jr. was running around 101 south of the Spring Street off-ramp. Authorities stopped northbound traffic until they could take him into custody. Creed is described as a Hispanic transient with warrants out of Kansas and a…

Jordan Cunningham 10.10.2017

A bill by assemblyman Jordan Cunningham to close loopholes in the state’s sex offender registry is signed into law by the governor. The bill requires people “who use deceit or immigration status as a means to prey on innocent victims to register as sex offenders” in the Megan’s Law data base. The governor signed the…

Roundabout 10.10.2017

Thursday evening, Cal Trans will conduct a meeting regarding a proposed roundabout at the highway 46 / Vineyard drive intersection. Jim Shivers of Cal Trans says the meeting Thursday will allow the public to learn more about this project and ask questions of Cal Trans safety engineers. The formal presentation begins Thursday evening at six…

West Pozo Road Fire 10.10.2017

A fire near Santa Margarita burned 35 acres, but it was contained by 5:30 yesterday. The fire reported about 2:45 yesterday afternoon on west Pozo road. A fire fighter was injured when a tree branch fell on him. He was taken to a local hospital. His condition is not known. Cal Fire issued a red…

Atascadero City Council 10.10.2017

Tonight, Atascadero city council to discuss rules for the sale and use of cannabis, better known as marijuana. Meanwhile, authorities are still debating the wisdom of allowing its use in the community. Tonight, Atascadero city council will discuss rules for cannabis use in the city. You can hear the meeting live on am 1230 KPRL…

In Sports 10.09.2017

The Templeton Eagles shut out by Nipomo Friday, 35-0. They’ll host Santa Maria Friday. The Paso Robles Bearcats beat Arroyo Grande 28-7. They travel to San Luis Friday. Atascadero had a bye. They play at Righetti Friday. Shandon had a bye, they also play in Santa Maria next, against Valley Christian. Mission Prep beat Windward…

Pioneer Day 10.09.2017

Tractors and agricultural rigs will be rolling down Spring Street Saturday, just one of the highlights of the 87th annual Pioneer Day celebration. There’s an old-timers reunion on Thursday, and the parade is Saturday morning. Pioneer Day starts early in the morning with Duane Picanco and other volunteers cooking beans at the downtown city park.…