Rainfall 11.17.2017

Did you get much rainfall overnight at your place? Most areas in the north county received a fraction of an inch, but above Cambria, some parts of the Santa Lucia mountains received more than two inches of rain. Overnight, warming centers in Paso Robles and San Luis Obispo were opened to receive homeless people living…

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Sound Off – Thu 11/16/2017

Jaime Umphenour, hostJaime Umphenour is the host of “Sound-Off”, the longest running talk show on the Central Coast now in its sixth decade. She brings to the show an eclectic range of guests from Authors to Artists, business owners to politicians, and everyone in between. Tune in to Sound Off every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Smog 11.16.2017

Despite all the environmental laws enacted in California over the past several decades, and the fact emissions are on the decline, smog over southern California is worse for the second straight year. Ozone has violated federal health standards for 145 days this year in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and San Bernadino counties. That’s up from…

Warming Centers 11.16.2017

With the likelihood rain is on the way, warming centers are opening for homeless people living in the river bed and other areas of the north county. The Paso Cares warming station is open today. It’s located on the southwest corner of Riverside Avenue and 24th street in Paso Robles. The Prado Day center in…

Fraud in the Hands of the Jury 11.16.2017

The trial against real property lenders is now in the hands of the jury. Two north county hard-money lenders on trial for fraud. 76-year-old Rodney Jarmin and 54-year-old Tammy Jordan face three counts of selling securities by means of false statements or omission. During the great recession of 2007, they lost about $600 thousand dollars…

UCLA Players 11.16.2017

Three UCLA basketball players caught shoplifting in China say they apologize. UCLA basketball coach Steve Alford also had a few words to say at a news conference yesterday. The president had asked if the three players would thank him for getting them out of China before they were sentenced to doing ten years in prison.…

Schizophrenia and Cannabis 11.16.2017

Cannabis and schizophrenia in children. You may remember Atascadero educator and community leader Don Clickard talking about the connection last month here on KPRL. San Luis Obispo county supervisor John Peschong traveled with the San Luis Obispo chamber of commerce to Colorado to talk with judges and officials there about the impact of legalizing cannabis…

Jordan Cunningham 11.16.2017

Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham helps distribute turkeys to people of need in San Luis Obispo county. The assemblyman’s office in San Luis Obispo served as the distribution center.

Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham, his wife and four children live in Templeton. They will be enjoying Thanksgiving in San Luis Obispo county with their families.