Paso Robles Groundwater Basin Meeting

Tonight, the San Luis Obispo County Department of Public Works will conduct a public forum regarding sustainable groundwater management in the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin. The meeting to be held at six this evening at Kermit King elementary School. The overview of the new state law, Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), and related deadlines. It…

Paso Robles City Council

Paso Robles City Council approves the city’s $2.5 million share to build a $14 million dollar county animal shelter. The vote was 3-2 with Jim Reed and Steve Gregory casting the dissenting votes. Last week, the Atascadero city council voted 3-1 to approve spending $1.9 million dollars. That’s Atascadero’s share. The current animal shelter was…

Pot in A-Town

How do you feel about the recreational use of marijuana? The city of Atascadero wants to know, so they’re scheduling three meetings to discuss the use, sale and production of recreational pot. The first meeting is this evening from 5-8:00 pm at the city council chambers in the Rotunda. Another from 9 until noon Saturday…

Food & Farm News

The National Junior Swine Association Western Regional Show will be held this year at the Paso Robles Event Center. The swine event will be held November 30th through December 3rd. Youth will participate in showmanship, skill-a-thon and sweepstakes contests as well as a barn-yard Olympics event. The NJSA is the largest youth livestock organization in…

Bronze Tiger

The bronze tiger statue did not return to the front of the Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero. The tiger was scheduled to be returned to the flamingo enclosure on Friday. That was cancelled because of the rain. The 1700-pound statue was removed to get a facelift and make-over. The total cost of the make over…

Salud Carbajal

Congressman Salud Carbajal will host a town hall-style public meeting this week in Arroyo Grande. The town hall to be held tomorrow night from 6-7:30 in the Georgie O’connor board room at the Lucia Mar Unified School District Office. The congressman has been critical of the Trump administration, particularly the president’s stand on restricting travel…

Misty Blake

An Atascadero family to conduct a blood drive Saturday to help their five year old daughter in her fight against acute lymphoblastic leukemia, a fast-acting blood and bone marrow cancer. The blood drive on Saturday in Atascadero is a way the family can repay Central Coast Blood Bank for all the blood and platelets they’ve…

Pot in A-Town

How do you feel about the recreational use of marijuana? The City of Atascadero wants to know, so they’re scheduling three meetings to discuss the use, sale and production of recreational pot. The first meeting is tomorrow evening from 5-8 at the City Council Chambers in the Rotunda. Another from 9 until noon Saturday at…