Sound Off – Mon 07/08/2019

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: Superintendent Kurt Dubost

North County Weather 7.08.2019

Sunny today with highs near 80. WSW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy with lows near 50. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with highs near 85. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny weather through the week with highs reaching 100 by Friday and…

Dog in Santa Barbara 7.08.2019

In Santa Barbara, officials at the Santa Barbara County Animal Services are asking for donations to pay for a stray dog’s medical bills. The dog was discovered on the beach, after it apparently fell 70-feet off a cliff. The dog suffered two broken legs and a damaged hip. Unless they raise $10 thousand dollars, the…

Blake Beltram 7.08.2019

Several weeks ago, the Paso Robles city council approved plans to support a Sandbox Hot House, where entrepreneurs could work on new projects and perhaps create jobs in Paso Robles. One of those to speak up for the Hot House, Blake Beltram of Mindbody software company of San Luis Obispo. Now, Beltram announces he’s left…

Atascadero City Council 7.08.2019

The Atascadero city council meets tomorrow night. The council will conduct a public hearing related to the proposed increase in sewer rates. The council will also get a progress report on the general plan and housing element. The meeting begins at 6:00 tomorrow evening at the rotunda. You can hear tomorrow’s Atascadero city council meeting…

PG & E 7.08.2019

PG and E is flying daily air patrols to spot wildfires in California. They’re trying to spot fires before they spread. The patrols began in June, and will continue into late October. It’s actually the sixth year for these patrols. They began back in 2014.

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Wisher and Oceano Dunes 7.08.2019

A curious sidebar to the Oceano Dunes debate. A man who lives in Trilogy is asking Trilogy residents to help defeat 5th district supervisor Debbie Arnold. The Trilogy development in the Nipomo area has led the charge to close the dunes. Dick Wisher sent out emails to his Trilogy neighbors last week telling them about…

Off Road and Oceano Dunes 7.08.2019

The future of off roading at the Oceano Dunes may be decided this week. The California Coastal Commission has the issue on their agenda for a meeting scheduled Thursday in San Luis Obispo. A report issued by the Coastal Commission staff is advising that the board take steps to stop recreational off-highway vehicle use at…

Earthquakes 7.08.2019

Earthquakes on the minds of many in California after two big tremors shake southern California. The first measured 6.4 on Thursday. The epicenter near Ridgecrest. Then Friday evening, a second quake measured 7.1, which is ten times greater than the first. Governor Gavin Newsom visited Ridgecrest over the weekend and talked about a discussion he…