Sound Off – Mon 05/06/2019

Dick Mason from KPRL News hosts “Sound Off” every Monday. Dick brings a diverse range of guests to talk about the issues that effect us most. Tune in to the longest running talk show on the Central Coast – now in its sixth decade. Sound Off guest: Bob Gentry

North County Weather 5.06.2019

Morning clouds, afternoon sunshine, highs in the mid 60’s. A 20% chance of rain. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy, lows in the mid 40’s. A 10% chance of rain. Tomorrow, mostly sunny with highs in the upper 60’s. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny…

Oceano Dunes 5.06.2019

Six people injured in a shooting at the Oceano Dunes. Francisco Orozco of Oakland arrested after he allegedly opened fire on a crowd of people gathered early Sunday morning at the Oceano Dunes. The call came into the sheriff’s department shortly after midnight. Orozco was arrested later in the day. No fatalities, but all six…

UC Workers 5.06.2019

Unions representing 39 thousand workers at the University of California announcing today that they plan a system-wide walkout May 16th. They’re upset over a plan to outsource millions of dollars in work that could be performed by union workers.

Paso Robles School Superintendent 5.06.2019

The Paso Robles School Board narrows to one its search for a new superintendent, but they’re not identifying the lone finalist. They are reportedly negotiating a contract with one of the two finalists. The two finalists are Dr. Curt DuBost, currently Superintendent of the San Miguel School District. DuBost previously served as Superintendent of the…

Paso Robles City Council 5.06.2019

Paso Robles city council meets tomorrow evening at the library conference room. They’ll discuss the city’s involvement with the Monterey Bay Community Power Collective. They’ll also discuss downtown parking, and a marijuana retail business urgency ordinance. The meeting begins at 6:30. You can hear the meeting live tomorrow night on KPRL.

13th Street Roadwork 5.06.2019

Road construction crews are going to close 13th Street from Park to Spring, Monday and Tuesday to repair damage done Thursday night when a water main broke during the final repaving work on 13th. Crews are installing lighted pedestrian crosswalks at Pine and Park Streets. Ditas Esperanza says, “When the water main broke, the work…

Weather 5.06.2019

We may see a stormy Monday in the north county. There’s a chance of rain today, with increasing clouds and a chance of thunderstorms. Total rainfall, counting the rain yesterday is expected to reach up to 3 tenths of an inch in some areas. Another low-pressure system may bring rain showers Thursday night into Friday.