Tractor Trailer Rig Accident 3.14.2018

A tractor-trailer rig collided with a pick-up yesterday on highway 46 east near Jardine road. The crash occurred around 11 yesterday morning. A pick-up towing a trailer loaded with garbage made a left turn from Jardine road onto highway 46 east. The driver identified as 41-year-old Rafael Palacios of Atascadero. His truck traveled across the…

Supervisor Lynn Compton 3.14.2018

San Luis Obispo county supervisor Lynn Compton says the race is heating up in the south county. She says between serving as a supervisor and raising two daughters, she doesn’t have a lot of time to walk precincts. Compton says her opponent has received a lot of campaign donations in the last few weeks, but…

Supervisors and Cayucos Fire 3.14.2018

San Luis Obispo county supervisors vote unanimously to provide fire service for Cayucos. The two hour discussion addressed many aspects of the precedent setting decision by the board. John Carsel is the chair of the Cayucos advisory committee. He told supervisors it’s the county’s responsibility to provide police and fire protection. Speakers came from all…

In Sports 3.13.2018

Weather permitting, two undefeated softball teams meet this afternoon in Arroyo Grande. The Arroyo Grande eagles and Templeton eagles are each 4-0. AG has won their four games by a combined score of 48-2. Templeton, by a score if 49-3. Could be a good match- up if weather allows. The bearcat softball team hosts Pioneer…

Tony Bennett 3.13.2018

Singer Tony Bennet is returning to Paso Robles. The 91-year-old singing legend will perform June 9th at Vina Robles. He will be joined by his youngest daughter Antonio Bennett. Over the last 70 years, Tony Bennett has won 19 Grammy awards, two Emmys and he has a star on the Hollywood walk of fame. It’s…

Traffic Records 3.13.2018

A new record company is opening in Atascadero. Traffic Records will sell vinyl to north county audiophiles who prefer vinyl to digital CD’s. Manuel Barba and Dawn Neill are opening the store on traffic way in downtown Atascadero. They plan to open in a few days at 5870 Traffic Way.

AG News 3.13.2018

This month, farm supply is raising money for scholarships by raffling off three sheds. Each is 4 by 3 and a half feet. About the size of an outhouse, like you occasionally still see in the San Joaquin valley. It’s a matching campaign. For every dollar that is raised, farm supply is donating a dollar.…

Guns On Campus 3.13.2018

Federal and state laws conflict over guns on campus. The white house releasing a proposal to train and arm qualified teachers to protect students on a voluntary basis. In California, a law went into effect January first banning guns from campus, including school staff who have permits to carry concealed weapons. The teachers union is…

Lynn Compton 3.13.2018

Backlash from the recent vote on water districts in the north county. Supervisor Lynn Compton tells KPRL why she voted against the proposed water districts. Compton says she felt that many in the north county opposed the water districts. Compton says she could not turn her back on the majority who opposed giving a small…