Chuck Ward

Atascadero loses an icon. Chuck Ward died Friday morning. Chuck was instrumental in the creating of the Faces of Freedom Memorial and a flag pole near the Cinema in downtown Atascadero. He also campaigned for a statue of Charles Paddock outside the zoo. Chuck Ward was an Officer in the Marine Corps and very proud…

Paso Robles City Council

The Paso Robles City Council meets tomorrow night. They’ll consider a draft of the library strategic plan outlined by librarian Angelica Fortin. The council is expected to congratulate Angelica on her job performance and that of Suzanne Robitaille, the library’s volunteer coordinator. The council is also expected to approve two oak tree removal permits, one…

Templeton CSD

The Templeton Community Services District Board of Directors meets tomorrow at the district office. They’ll consider taking action to form a Communities Facilities District. The Board Meeting begins at five tomorrow afternoon at the Templeton CSD Office at 206 5th Street in downtown Templeton.

Phillips 66 Oil Hearings

One week from today, hearings begin on the Phillips 66 rail spur project in Nipomo. The refinery wants to build a rail spur so that crude can be transported to the facility by rail. The hearings will continue daily from nine in the morning until late afternoon. When the planning commission heard the testimony, hundreds…

Homelessness Meeting

A meeting on homelessness this evening in Los Osos. Several speakers will address what communities in the county are doing about warming shelters, community dinners and safe parking for vagabond homeless people who visit the Central Coast. The meeting will be held from 6-7:30 this evening at the South Bay Community Center in Los Osos.

Two-car Crash in Harmony

A two-car near Harmony on Saturday afternoon sent one person to the hospital by helicopter. The crash occurred on Highway 1, just south of Harmony Valley Road around 2:00 Saturday afternoon. The CHP and San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office responded to the crash.

The investigation continues.


Former baseball star Ryan Teixeira dies for leukemia. The Arroyo Grande High School Graduate was a star with the Eagles in 2015. He then attended Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction, Colorado. Teixeira died Saturday night. He was 20-years-old.

North County Weather

Mostly sunny today with highs in the upper 50’s, Over night lows in the mid 30’s

The extended forecast calls for continued sunny weather through Thursday with a gradual warming tend. High tomorrow in the mid 60’s.

Studios on the Park

Tomorrow night is the first Saturday of the month, which means Art After Dark lights up Studios on the Park. Two new artists, live music by Jazz on the Vine, and San Marcos Winery. An awards presentation of Color in the Art Association begins at 5:00. The music begins at 6:00. Two landscape artists, one…