Casino Shooting 2.26.2018

We learn more about the Santa Barbara man fatally shot last Tuesday at the Chumash casino. 37-year-old Jose Guido had previously been permanently banned from the casino. That was back in November. When Guido was told to leave the resort’s parking structure, he grabbed a security guard’s taser and used it against him. The security…

Guns 2.26.2018

The debate over guns flaring up again in California. Despite recent evidence manifesting that sheriff’s deputies in Florida stood outside the school while a gunman shot high school students. Most of the discussion orchestrated by democrats and progressives relates to gun laws. Again last week, the California secretary of education said he does not support…

Atascadero City Council 2.26.2018

Tomorrow night, the Atascadero city council will receive a presentation from the police related to how the state deals with criminals. It’s an initiative called “Reducing Crime and Keeping California Safe Act of 2018”. It will close loopholes in the current system. District attorney Dan Dow is on the statewide executive committee for the initiative.…

Weather 2.26.2018

Another change in the weather today. A cold front sweeping southward over the north county today bringing increasing clouds and an 80% chance of rain showers. Some higher elevations may get some snow. The snow level will drop to 2500 to 3,000 feet. Tonight, winds 25-35 miles per hour will blow from the northwest. The…

In Sports 2.23.2018

Two county high school teams play in the CIF play offs today. The San Luis boys basketball team takes on Hillcrest of Riverside. The Tigers are led by a freshman who just moved into the area from Madison, Wisconsin. The San Luis girls soccer team takes on Redonda Union this afternoon. The Tigers are 21-1…

Dodger Fans 2.23.2018

A new Dick’s Sporting Goods is opening this weekend in Santa Maria. To kick off the grand opening, former Dodger Steve Sax will be on hand to sign autographs. Sax will be on hand between 1:30 and 3:00 tomorrow afternoon. Sax was honored as national league rookie of the year in 1982. He was selected…

Mary Kate Evans 2.23.2018

A Cal Poly senior Mary Kate Evans of Atascadero selected to academic all-district honors. Mary Kate is majoring in biomedical engineering. She also plays basketball for the Cal Poly team. She was selected with 12 student-athletes to represent 46 division one universities in California, Arizona, Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Utah and Hawaii. Evans ranks in the…

Templeton Chamber 2.23.2018

The Templeton chamber of commerce conducting its annual dinner and awards gala tomorrow night. The event to be held at the American Legion Hall. Neil Roberts of Roberts Vineyard Services and Clavo Cellars to be honored as citizen of the year. The Templeton community impact awards dinner recognizes the leaders and volunteers in town.