UC Berkeley Cancels Ann Coulter Speech

Conservative Ann Coulter will not speak later this month at UC Berkeley. Her scheduled speech cancelled after riots and violent protests on the campus over the past three months. After the university cancelled a speech by Milo Yiannopolous, President Donald Trump criticized the school. He threatened to pull federal funds from UC Berkeley. Berkeley is…

Spring Book Sale Being Held at Paso Library

Friends of the Paso Robles Library will host its huge Spring Book Sale today, Friday and Saturday, April 20, 21 and 22. It will be held in the Library conference room, 1000 Spring Street, Paso Robles. Early access to the sale will be provided members of Friends of the Library on Thursday from 10 am…

Car Chase in Atascadero Ends in Vineyard

After a car chase that reached speeds above 100 miles per hour, a 25-year-old was arrested in a Templeton vineyard. The chase began in Atascadero around 8 yesterday morning. Police learned that a stolen Honda Accord had been found near Santa Margarita. While en route to recover the stolen Honda, the police learned he was…

North County Weather – WED 4/19/17

Mostly sunny today with highs in the low-70’s Overnight lows in the mid-40’s Tomorrow, sunny and windy with highs in the mid-70’s A warming trend through the week with highs in the mid-80’s by Saturday. Weather Change A profound change in the weather today. Sunny skies follow the recent rains. Yesterday, Atascadero received just over…

DMV to Crack-Down on Disabled Placard Fraud

California DMV announces plans to stop the abuse of fraud and abuse in the state’s disabled placard program. A new state audit finds the DMV accepts applications lacking medical documentation and issues too many duplicates. The state also fails to cancel the placards of people who have died, so their survivors sometimes inherit the placards…

SLO County Jail to Hire In-House Doctor and Nurse

San Luis Obispo County Supervisors approve the decision to hire a half-time doctor and a full-time nurse practitioner to work at the county jail. The decision by County Health Agency Director Jeff Hamm comes after two inmates die at the jail in recent weeks.On January 22nd, 36-year-old Andrew Chaylon Holland died after being restrained for…

The Morning Exchange – TUE, 4/18/17

The Morning Exchange; North County’s local news show airs 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. every weekday. Hosts Kevin Will and Dick Mason take a lively, sometimes irreverent look at local issues. Weather every hour around the clock. Call in and let your voice be heard on a number of topics.