Weatherby 1.25.2018

Weatherby is moving. The fire arms manufacturer based in Paso Robles is relocating to Sheridan, Wyoming. The move will cost Paso Robles 70-90 jobs and more than $5 million in annual payroll over the next five years. Company officials and Wyoming Governor Matt Mead announcing the move at a gun industry trade show in Las…

Jordan Cunningham 1.24.2018

Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham is asking for a state inquiry into Uber’s background check. That’s after an illegal alien working for Uber was charged with sexually assaulting at least four intoxicated young women and stole their belongings. The suspect was deported from New Mexico in 2005. Officials don’t know when he reentered the country, but he…

Softball 1.24.2018

Another sport the board heard about last night was girls softball. About twenty players and parents showed up to appeal to the school board to do something about the coach, who is insulting some players and telling some long term starters they are off the team. Raquel Smiley tells KPRL she addressed the board about…

Two Sports 1.24.2018

A tale of two sports at last night’s city council meeting. Several dozen supporters of the proposed $8 million dollar aquatic complex on hand for the news from school superintendent Chris Williams. Williams announcing plans to build an aquatic complex with two swimming pools at the high school. The vote on the proposal was 6-1…

Paso Robles School District 1.24.2018

A roller coaster meeting for the Paso Robles school board last night. The low point was a discussion of the financial health of the district, and the dramatic drop in the districts reserve. Trustee Field Gibson described the decline as alarming. In the last two years, the school district’s reserve fund has dropped from 10%…

Tent City in Orange County 1.23.2018

In Orange county, sheriff’s deputies told squatters living in a 2-mile-long river bed that their tent community is being closed for health reasons. The tent dwellers live on a dusty trail designed for hiking and jogging. Orange county workers will help the squatters haul their trash, store personal belongings and they’ll help move the homeless…

Santa Barbara Clean-Up 1.23.2018

The clean-up in Montecito continues. Survivors are telling harrowing stories. Augie Johnson lived in an area that was under voluntary evacuation. He tells Ellen Degeneris that his daughter and wife left the home, and he stayed behind. Then the mudslide hit the house. The family climbed onto the roof and held onto the chimney while…

Paso Robles School Board 1.23.2018

The Paso Robles school board meets tonight at the district office on Niblick road. The school board will hear from district staff how a million dollars disappeared from the district coffers. Meanwhile, superintendent Chris Williams is currently raising money for a proposed $8.2 million dollar aquatic complex at Paso Robles high school. The district is…