Cattlemen’s Western Art Show Opens Today

The 27th Annual Cattlemen’s Western Art Show opens this evening at the Paso Robles Event Center. Today, dozens of artists from all over the west are moving their art into the exhibition hall off 24th Street and Riverside. Tonight’s opening reception has a cover charge, but the art event is free on Saturday and Sunday.…

Junior Fairboard Applications Available

Applications are now available for the 2017 Junior Fairboard. They may be picked up at the Main Administration officer at the Paso Robles Event Center. Or you may download them at www.MidStateFair.com.
The California Mid-State Fair Junior Fairboard is a volunteer position that serves at the direction of the Board of Director’s Junior Fairboard Committee.

Pfeiffer Bridge Demolition Complete

The final span of the Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge was demolished yesterday afternoon on Highway 1. Cal trans is removing concrete/steel rebar from the canyon. That debris will be forwarded to recycling centers. Heavy rains caused the bridge to collapse. Cal Trans Cal Trans hopes to begin construction of a new single span steel bridge within…

Paso Man Gets 6-years for Fatal DUI Crash

Paso Robles Man Sentenced to 6-years for Fatal DUI Crash 24-year-old Alexander Paul Gonzales sentenced to six years in prison after pleading no contest to vehicular manslaughter. He caused a head-on crash two years ago that killed 18-year-old Jackson Garland. Gonzales was driving under the influence of heroin and methamphetamine at the time. He was…

Cal Poly Tuition Increased

Cal Poly tuition is going up again. The Cal State University governing board votes 11-8 yesterday to increase tuition on all 23 campuses. Tuition will go up $270 for the 2017-18 school year. Currently, CSU tuition is $5,472 a year. Cal Poly tuition is $9,075 after local fees are added. That’s about double what students…

More Rain Expected

Forecasters say we have about a 60% chance of showers today.
Look for mostly sunny skies tomorrow, and then a bigger rain storm arriving Friday and Saturday.

Highs today near 60. Overnight lows in the low 40’s.

Beaverstock Renamed

Beaverstock has a new name. The annual music and arts festival held each year at Castoro Cellars in Paso Robles will become the Whale Rock Music and Arts Festival. And it will be held at the same time and in the same place as Beaverstock. Castoro was forced to change the name after receiving a…

Eagle Ranch Discussion Tomorrow

Tomorrow, Atascadero will begin discussion of the Eagle Ranch Environmental Impact Report. Two open house information sessions will be conducted for the public to ask questions. The first to be held from 4-6:00 pm tomorrow at Atascadero City Hall Council Chambers. Another will be held next Wednesday, March 29th from 4-6:00 pm at the Atascadero…

Ag Pond Regulation Vote Unanimous

San Luis Obispo County Supervisors vote to more tightly regulate agricultural ponds and reservoirs.. The vote yesterday was unanimous. The decision coming after Stuart Resnik of Justin Vineyards tried unsuccessfully to build a six million gallon reservoir on his property. That’s about ten times bigger than an Olympic-size swimming pool. Resnik has been accused of…