Phillips 66 Hearing

Beginning Monday, the public hearings begin for San Luis Obispo County Supervisors on the proposal by Phillips 66 to build a rail spur to their refinery in Nipomo to allow increased rail traffic. The 1.3 mile rail spur will connect the refinery on the Nipomo Mesa to the main rail line. That will change transportation…

Larry Moore Park

Larry Moore Park near the Salinas River will get new playground equipment. Paso Robles City Council approving the new equipment at their meeting Tuesday night. The city to spent $250,000 to replace the playground, repair and rehabilitate the restroom and develop playing fields. The playground area will get an $85,000 make-over. The rehabilitation will go…

Cambria Crash Aftermath

Cambria still feeling the effects of that crash into the French Corner Bakery last month. The owner of the Bakery says he doesn’t know when he’ll be able to fix it. An insurance adjuster telling Miguel Viveros that the building is very, very old, which means it probably dates back to the 1800’s. Of five…

Hot Weather

Yesterday’s warm weather in San Luis Obispo turned out to be a record breaker. The temperature in San Luis reached 84 degrees, which breaks the record of 82 degrees set in 2014. PG and E meteorologist says temperatures will be that warm through Monday. Paso Robles temperatures reached the mid to upper 70’s yesterday. More…

North County Weather

Mostly sunny today with highs in the upper 70s. Overnight lows in the mid 40’s.
The extended forecast calls for sunny skies through Monday with a gradual warming trend. High temperatures in the north county should reach 80 degrees by Sunday and Monday.

Exodus from California

The exodus from California continues. Since the year 2,000, more people left California each year, than moved in from other states. The migration is most prevalent among lower income people. The reason is simple. The cost of housing. From 2005 to 2015, 1.7 million people living near the poverty line moved into the state, while…

Trial for Murder Suspect

Arraignment set for accused murderer Manuel Jesus Perez. Judge Jacquelyn Duffy sets a date of March 29th for Perez. He’s charged with murder and arson in connection with a homicide last summer in Grover Beach. A witness telling the judge that he heard Perez warn another person, “I told you to stay out of my…

Caveman Diet

Researchers analyzing the diet of cavemen in Europe are finding their food consumption included a lot of meet, but it depended on the location. In Belgium, they discovered a Neanderthal who ate sheep and wooly rhino that roamed around his home. In Spain they found a young male who sick who ate mushrooms, pine nuts…

Highway

Highway One may be closed just south of Big Sur until next year. Jim Shivers of Cal Trans saying that it’s going to take 9-12 months to replace the Pfeiffer bridge which went out just south of Big Sur. The roadway is closed north of Ragged Point because of a dozen rock and mudslides which…

Loud Booms

If you thought you heard some loud booms Tuesday night, those were coming from Camp Roberts. The California National Guard’s 217th EOD Company was removing unexploded ordnance to create a safer training environment for the troops. There were eight controlled detonations of the explosives between 5:15 and 6:15 Tuesday evening. Incidentally, if you are young…