AJ Spurs 9.15.2017

AJ Spurs is open again after that cockroach infestation. It reopened last night after three days to exterminate the cockroaches. The restaurant in Templeton closed Monday after a customer complained of seeing a live cock roach. Inspection by the health department discovered evidence of all stages of cockroach development. The restaurant is in a building…

Pot Laws 9.15.2017

The county planning commission voted unanimously yesterday to recommend a series of regulations that would limit outdoor marijuana grows to only 50 operations in coastal and inland areas. Indoor marijuana grows would not be limited. The recommendation will go before the board of supervisors on October 3rd for a final decision. The county has received…

Diablo Canyon Hearing 9.15.2017

A big turn out yesterday at two public hearings in San Luis Obispo to address the proposed closure of the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant. The public utilities commission conducted the hearings. Many of the speakers said initially, they were concerned about the financial impact of Diablo’s closure to the county. But after PG &…

In Sports 9.14.2017


Tomorrow night, the Templeton Eagles football team travels to Lompoc to take on Cabrillo.

In other games tomorrow evening,

the Paso Robles Bearcats host Cajon of San Bernadino.

The Atascadero Greyhounds host Frontier of Bakersfield.

The Shandon Outlaws host Cuyama Valley Friday night.

Paso Robles Hotel 9.14.2017

Work begins on the new Oxford Suites hotel. The hotel going in near the corner of fourth and spring street, just downhill from Joe’s Place in Paso Robles. The hotel will have 140 rooms. It’s expected to open in 2019. Os Innco, Inc. is based in Bend, Oregon. The company owns 17 properties, including one…

Murder Suicide 9.14.2017

Santa Barbara county sheriff’s office identifies the victims in a murder suicide in Goleta. 57-year-old Christina Marie Martin of Tampa Bay, Florida was the victim of a homicide. Her suspected killer, who then committed suicide, has been identified as 42-year-old Beth Michel Curnow of Goleta. The women were long-time acquaintances with Florida ties. Martin often…

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…