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Other Stories This Tuesday 5.07.2019

A ceremony held yesterday in the state capital, honoring 10 peace officers who died in the line of duty last year. Their names inscribed on a brass plaque and added to a monument across from the state capital where more than 1600 names are already listed. Among those to speak, Newman police chief Randy Richardson.…

13th Street Roadwork 5.07.2019

Road construction crews are going to close 13th Street from Park to Spring again today to repair damage done last Thursday night when a water main broke during the final repaving work on 13th. Yesterday, crews used leaf blowers in an effort to dry the pavement and the base beneath the surface. Ditas Esperanza says,…

Paso Superintendent of Schools 5.07.2019

No word yet from the Paso Robles school board on their selection to be the next superintendent. We know the board has narrowed the search for a new superintendent to one. They’re not saying which of the two finalists they are currently negotiating with. They’re reportedly fine tuning the contract and compensation. A source inside…

Paso Robles City Council 5.07.2019

Paso Robles city council meets this evening at the library conference room. The council will discuss the city’s involvement with the Monterey Bay Community Power Collective. Mayor Steve Martin and the council first endorsed the plan after lengthy testimony at the council meeting April 3rd. Progressives from throughout the central coast turned out for the…

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…