Unemployment rate drops in SLO County

  San Luis Obispo County’s unemployment rate drops to 3% for the first time since 1999. The California Employment Development Department released those figures. Unemployment is shrinking across the state and county. One analyst says the county appears to be adding jobs at about twice the speed of the rest of the state. Last year,…

Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival

The Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival will be held tomorrow at Atascadero Lake Park.
The Festival includes local wines, craft beers, live music and local artists. It runs from 4-8 tomorrow next to the Charles Paddock Zoo. And the Zoo will be open for Festival goers tomorrow in Atascadero.

For more info visit: www.atascaderochamber.org/wine-festival/

Slowdowns on HWY 101 in Templeton Continue

Cal Trans Crews are going to work on the Las Tablas Over-crossing again today. Repaving the roadway will close one lane in each direction. The closures will occur from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm. Cal Trans says motorists may experience a 30-minute delay because of the slowdown caused by the construction work.

Remains Of Coast Guard Vessel Found After 100 Years

The US Coast Guard announces they’ve located the remains of a Coast Guard cuter that sailed off Point Conception 100 years ago. The Coast Guard Cutter McCullock collided in dense fog with a passenger steamship, the SS Governor. That caused the cutter to sink. All the Coast Guardsmen survived the accident, but the ship’s acting…