Lighthouse 10.06.2017

More evidence the opiate overdose epidemic is getting worse. In Atascadero, Lighthouse doing something about it. The 4th annual Lighthouse golf tournament is tomorrow at Chalk Mountain Golf Course. Call them if you’d like more information. Ten thousand dollars in hydrocodone stolen from Atascadero urgent care. Police say it may be an inside job. The…

Sanctuary State 10.06.2017

It’s official, California is now a sanctuary state. The governor signs into law senate bill 54. That legislation extends protections for illegal aliens living in California. It’s a direct reaction to President Donald Trump’s threat to cut off federal funding to states that refuse to enforce federal law. Or as the bill sponsor puts it,…

Powder Puff Football 10.05.2017

A big turn out at Templeton high school last night for the annual Powder Puff football game between senior girls and junior girls. Again, the seniors won, by a score of 7-6. Homecoming continues tomorrow night at Templeton high school with a football game against Nipomo. That game will be aired here on KPRL Friday…

Pfeiffer Canyon 10.05.2017

The new Pfeiffer Canyon bridge in Big Sur is nearly completed. Cal Trans says the bridge will open to the public next Friday, October 13th. The bridge will not connect all of highway one from Cambria to Carmel. Cal Trans is still working on the Mud Creek Slide, which blocks the road from Salmon Creek…

Cuesta Nursing Program 10.05.2017

Cuesta college is offering three information sessions to give members of the community insight into the three nursing programs at Cuesta. They will be October 12th for entry-level vocational nursing positions. October 16th for Cuesta’s LVN to RN program. And October 23rd for the RN program. Cuesta’s nursing program is celebrating its 50th anniversary. You…

Tom Petty 10.05.2017

The LA coroner is investigating the death of Tom Petty. Petty died last weekend at a hospital in Los Angeles. He went into cardiac arrest at his home in Malibu. The coroner investigates all deaths where the deceased had not seen a doctor in six months. The intent is to determine the exact cause of…

Senate Bill 54 – 10.05.2017

Law enforcement still waiting for the governor to sign into law, senate bill 54, the so-called “sanctuary state” bill. The bill will prevent local law enforcement from communicating with federal immigration authorities when illegal aliens are arrested for criminal activity. Sheriff Ian Parkinson says he’s concerned about criminals in San Luis Obispo county. Parkinson says…