Board of Supervisors to Re-Vote on Groundwater Issue

The San Luis Obispo County Supervisors vote on March 7th on the groundwater basin is going back before the supervisors. The vote allowed the county to take over groundwater management in the unincorporated of the county at a cost of about $1.6 million dollars. Recently, several residents said the vote violated the Brown Act. They…

SLOStringer Dies in Crash

A fatal car crash early Tuesday morning on northbound 101 took the life of Matthew Frank, better known as SLO Stringer. Frank was on his way to the Atascadero fire. Around 3:50 yesterday morning, his vehicle went off the road and down a grassy embankment near Santa Margarita. It rolled and crashed into a tree.…

Fire in Atascadero Damages Several Structures

A fire early yesterday damaged a home and several outbuildings in Atascadero. The fire broke out around 3:00 am at 7105 Portola Road in Atascadero. When firefighters arrived, the home was engulfed in fames. Several outbuildings also caught fire. Although no one was injured in the fire, five people were taken by the Red Cross…

Geiger Pleads Not Guilty in Dog-Mauling Case

The former Grover Beach police officer implicated in the dog-mauling death of a Grover Beach resident pleads not guilty Monday to two felony charges. 25-year-old Alex Geiger is accused of failing to properly house his former police dog. It got loose back in December and mauled two neighbors. One man was killed. An elderly woman…

Paso City Council to Meet Tonight

The Paso Robles City Council meets tonight at the Library Conference Room. The council will discuss the Federal Community Development Block Grants Action Plan. They will consider approving funding for handicapped ramps in the Sierra Bonita area. That’s for about $120 thousand dollars. There will also be about $9,200 each for CAPSLO, Adult Day Care,…

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Bearcats Host 3-Game Series Against The Tigers

Weather permitting, the Paso Robles High School baseball team opens a three-game series this afternoon against the San Luis Obispo Tigers. The first game is scheduled for 4:30 this afternoon at San Luis Obispo High School. The Tigers are led by Brooks Lee, who played for the 14-under US National Team in the world championship.…

Join Atascadero PD For A Cup of Coffee

The Atascadero Police Department would like you to join them for a cup of coffee.
They’re hosting “Coffee with a Cop.” It’s a nationwide program to encourage relationships between police officers and the community.
The event runs from 8:00-10:00 Thursday morning at Malibu Brew Coffee at 6490 El Camino Real in Atascadero.

STD’s At 20 Year High in California

California Department of Public Health out with a disturbing report on sexually transmitted disease. STD’s are at a 20-year high in California and one of the worst regions is Fresno County. STDs up 11.6% from 2014 to 2015 in California. The increase is attributed to social media statewide, but in Fresno County, health officials say…

Fatality in Hwy 41 Crash Identified

The California Highway Patrol identifies the Clovis driver who was killed in a head-on collision Friday night on Highway 41 near the Cholame Y. She’s 22-year-old Estela Carballovillalobos of Clovis. She was driving with 23-year-old Serena Garcia of Fresno Friday night around 9:20 when her vehicle veered into the northbound lane, striking a car driving…

SLO Supervisors to Discuss Ag Pond Ordinance

Today, San Luis Obispo County Supervisors will try to develop rules on agricultural ponds. The issue manifested last June when Stuart Resnick proposed a 6.5 million-gallon reservoir at Justin Vineyards and Winery. The board will discuss a proposed ordinance that would require a permit for any reservoir larger than 5-acre feet of 1.6 million gallons…