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…

Coastal Commission 9/11/2017

The California Coastal Commission meets Thursday in Cambria. They’ll consider permitting construction of a residence in Cambria, where a moratorium on development is in effect due to inadequate water supply. That California Coastal Commission meeting is at 9:00 pm Thursday morning at Cambria Pines Lodge in Cambria. Roadwork will close highway 101 off-ramp in Santa…

Diablo Canyon 9/11/2017

This week, the California public utilities commission will hold two public hearings for the proposal to close the Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant. The hearings will be conducted Thursday at the Ludwick Community Center on Santa Rosa in San Luis Obispo. That’s the old USO building at Santa Rosa and Mill streets in San Luis…