North County Weather, MON 6/19/17

Sunny today after morning fog and low clouds.
Highs this afternoon near 103.
Overnight lows in the low 60’s

The extended forecast calls for warmer temperatures tomorrow and Wednesday.
Highs near 105.
Thursday, temperatures will drop to the century mark.

Trans Am Cyclist From SLO Dies In Kansas

  A San Luis Obispo man killed while riding his bicycle in Kansas as part of the Trans Am Bike Race. 61-year-old Eric Fishbein was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred around 10:10 pm on K-96 in western Kansas. The Trans Am Bike Race is a cross-country bike race that begins in Astoria,…

Woman Accused Of Slitting Boyfriend’s Throat

A woman is accused of slitting the throat of her Atascadero boyfriend near the Bishop Peak trail head in San Luis Obispo. Authorities responded to the trail head around 6:45 Saturday evening. They found the man bleeding from his neck. A neighbor reported seeing a woman running from the scene into a neighborhood on Cerro…

The North County Loses An Icon

Planning Commissioner Dan Del Campo died Friday at the age of 69. The former Sound Off Host was appointed to the San Luis Obispo County Planning Commission by Supervisor John Peschong in January. Serving on the County Planning Commission was not Del Campo’s first foray into public service. Before relocating to Lake Nacimiento, Dan Del…

Carlton Hotel May Get New Restaurant

Another restaurant may be moving into the Carlton Hotel.
No word what it is, but David Weyrich applied for a license to serve beer and wine at the hotel restaurant and grill back in April.
Several restaurant operators have tried and not succeeded in the location at the downtown hotel.

Atascadero Auto Dealership Vandalized

Triple 7 Auto Sales suffered about $7,000 damage from at least three juveniles last weekend. Surveillance cameras across the street caught the minors slashing 28 tires on 14 cars. The three suspects are a 7th grade girl and two 10th grade boys. They have been identified and arrested, but their names have not been released…

SoCal Climber Cited For Ascending Morro Rock

A climber makes it all the way to the top of Morro Rock yesterday. This time he’s from Southern California, not Fresno. The climber was met by safety officials when he descended the rock. He was cited and received an expensive ticket, although the amount of the ticket was not revealed. He said his name…

SLO Mayor Leads Community Walks

San Luis Obispo Mayor Heidi Harmon is walking the streets of San Luis Obispo to foster community, build relationships and encourage an active lifestyle. Tuesday, the Progressive mayor led the first of what she says will be about 30 walks throughout San Luis Obispo neighborhoods. She says she wants people to get to know their…