UC Berkeley 9.14.2017

Officials at UC Berkeley are ramping up police protection to prevent violence by left-wing militants at tonight’s speech by conservative commentator Ben Shapiro. They canceled two previous talks by conservatives because of violence by left-wing anarchists. About 150 hooded men attacked peaceful demonstrators. The group may be funded by the socialist and anarchist George Soros.…

Serra Statue Defaced 9.14.2017

More angry historic revision, this time in California. The statue of Father Junipero Serra at the Santa Barbara mission vandalized and defaced over the weekend. The statue was decapitated and smeared with red paint. It is now covered with a blanket. Father Serra was canonized by Pope Francis in 2015. He founded nine of the…

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Crimson Bearcats 9.14.2017

After his comments to the school board Tuesday night, Rich Schimke talked with KPRL. He said he’s glad he spoke out. He says he’s concerned about the direction the new administration is taking, and many of those watching the debacle at the school district, are concerned about the dishonesty and bold-faced lies from superintendent Chris…

Robbery and Carjacking 9.14.2017

Yesterday afternoon, Atascadero police officers responded to Carl’s Jr. for a report of a robbery in progress. The victim informed the A.P.D. the suspect used a knife and demanded money from the employees. An officer arrived on scene at 5:20 pm yesterday afternoon and saw the suspect running from the business. The suspect ran into…

In Sports 9/13/2017

The Templeton Eagles girls volleyball team moves up to number one in the CIF rankings in southern section. Cal Poly’s women’s volleyball team upsets 23rd ranked Wichita State. Sophomore Torrey Van Winden had 30 kills in the come from behind victory. The 6’3” Van Winden transferred from UCLA to join her older sister with the…

Other Stories 9/13/2017

Some of the other stories we’re watching for you this Wednesday morning, September 13th. San Luis Obispo county hires its own full time medical examiner. Dr. Joye Carter will start work soon. The previous examiner was arrested on a DUI charge on his way to an autopsy. 25-year-old Tanner Mengore of Los Osos gets three…

Animal Shelter 9/13/2017

The north county animal shelter gets another supporter. Mayor Tom O’Malley addressed the issue. He feels Atascadero should join Paso Robles in exploring options to the county’s plan to build a $17 million dollar animal shelter. He read a letter he and Paso Robles Mayor Steve Martin are sending to the board of supervisors. No…

River Lodge Motel 9/13/2017

A strange discussion at Paso Robles planning commission last night about the River Lodge motel. That’s the old long-term rental motel at the corner of 101 and 46 west. The city is negotiating a land swap with the current owner, so that he can exchange the motel for city owned property nearby that he can…

Paso Robles School Board 9/13/2017

The Paso Robles school board received some shocking news at last night’s meeting. Trustee and clerk Dave Lambert resigns. He tells KPRL that the board has and continues to make decisions that he definitely did not agree with, and he did not want his name associated with those decisions. There was absolutely nothing in his…