Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Thu 02/07/2019

Jaime Umphenour is the host of “Sound-Off”, the longest running talk show on the Central Coast now in its sixth decade. She brings to the show an eclectic range of guests from Authors to Artists, business owners to politicians, and everyone in between. Tune in to Sound Off every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Today’s guests:…

Paso Robles Basketball 2.07.2019

The Arroyo Grande Eagles beat Paso Robles boys basketball team 74-42 Wednesday night at Gil Asa gym. The Eagles jumped out to an early lead, then outscored the Bearcats 20-5 in the second quarter to lead 36-12 at half-time. In each of the final two quarters, Arroyo Grande outscored the Bearcats by only four points,…

Cuesta College Basketball Team 2.07.2019

Again this year, Cuesta college men’s basketball team is an international affair. The top scoring player this year is Alexander Fanchini of France. Spaniard Jorge Bueno says he also enjoys playing for Cuesta. The team includes six Spaniards, two Swedes, and a Swiss player. Joshua Wilson-Murry of Paso Robles has led the Cougars in scoring…

Seabirds 2.07.2019

Injured seabirds are washing on on local beaches covered in oil. Pacific Wildlife Care in Morro Bay has received more than a dozen of the birds. The oil is not from an offshore oil well, a tanker or a pipeline. The oil is from “seeps”. Natural occurring leaks of oil from the ocean floor that…

Man Struck By Train 2.07.2019

Paso Robles police confirm a man was struck and killed by an Amtrak passenger train traveling through Paso Robles around 5:30 Tuesday afternoon, but he has still not been identified. The conductor says he saw the man walking on the tracks. He sounded his horn and hit the brakes, but the train could not stop…

Highway 46 East 2.07.2019

Roadwork on 46 east, how is it progressing? This week, Paso Robles city council got an update from Gus Khouri who is a lobbyist working for the city of Paso Robles. He says the challenge is to motivate Cal Trans to address safety issues before there are several fatalities, which we’ve seen at 46 west…

Paso Robles School District 2.07.2019

The Paso Robles school district still recovering from recent resignations and accusations, but it’s business as usual for most. On Tuesday night, school board president Joel Peterson introduced himself to the council as the new CEO of the Paso Robles Wine Country Alliance. Peterson continues as president of the Paso Robles school board. Yesterday, the…

Weather 2.07.2019

Weather still a hot topic in the north county. After 2-4 inches over the weekend, people are now talking about the cold temperatures and scattered snow earlier this week. Forecasters say we’ll enjoy sunny skies again today, and then gathering clouds tomorrow. Temperatures this morning dropped into the mid 20s in some areas overnight, so…