Supervisors And Cannabis 10.19.2017

After more than six hours of discussion about cannabis, San Luis Obispo county supervisors continue Tuesday’s hearing tomorrow. Supervisor Adam Hill refused to allow the meeting to run past five. He blasted the board majority for supporting recommendations made by the planning commission. The planning commission has recommended that marijuana cultivation be prohibited on the…

Wellsona Road 10.19.2017

Caltrans has a fix for the dangerous intersection at 101 and Wellsona road between Paso Robles and San Miguel. The proposal calls for a $13 million dollar underpass which will be built just south of the intersection. A medium will be installed on 101 and all left turns will be eliminated. Construction is not expected…

In Sports 10.18.2017

The Templeton girls volleyball team beat Santa Maria 3-0. That’s the Eagles 20th victory against just 4 losses. In conference, they’re now 12-0. Tomorrow night they play at Nipomo. Atascadero beat Paso Robles 3-1. Atascadero is now 11-1 in conference. Paso Robles falls to 5-7. Shandon beat Coastal Christian 3-2. Neilson ratings out for NFL…

Bellarmine Protest 10.18.2017

More insight into the protest during the national anthem at a San Jose high school, and the resignation of an assistant coach. When coach Jake Mallae played for Bellarmine he was county player of the year. He got a scholarship to Hawaii and later was team captain at San Jose state. He now works as…

Sinton Family 10.18.2017

The Sinton family is preserving a 12,000 acre ranch near Pozo. The land going into an easement to ensure the land is preserved in perpetuity. Jim Sinton still lives on the family properties. He’s 101 yrs old. His ancestors bought Avenales Ranch in the 1870’s. The family has owned it for six generations. It is…

Naked Arsonist 10.18.2017

A 49-year-old immigrant arrested Monday night in connection with a grass fire he allegedly started near Talley Farms in Arroyo Grande. Ezequiel Cisneros was naked when he was arrested near the two acre fire. While trespassing on private land, he was arrested on suspicion of arson. He’s being held at the county jail. He faces…

Teen In Atascadero 10.18.2017

The teenager whose threats closed San Gabriel elementary school in Atascadero for two weeks is told by a judge to pay the school district 345 thousand dollars. Bret Stephen Landen to pay 235 thousand dollars in restitution, and an additional 110 thousand dollars for the security fence. He was convicted in April of 2016 of…

Pot Shops 10.18.2017

San Luis Obispo county supervisors voted in a straw poll to ban medical and recreational dispensaries and prohibit manufacturing of edible goods in unincorporated areas of the county. Pot industry representatives at yesterday’s hearing said they were shocked by the decision. They said the majority is “completely ignorant” about how the industry works. The straw…