Wes Studi Wins Oscar 10.28.2019

Wes Studi of Santa Fe became the first ever Native American to win an Oscar at the 11th annual Governors Awards. The 71-year-old Studi grew up in Oklahoma. He spoke only Cherokee when he started school. After graduating from high school, he served as a combat soldier in Vietnam. He didn’t start acting until he…

Shark Attack 10.28.2019

A central valley man survives a shark attack off the coast near cambria. David Zamora was about two miles off Leffingwell Landing when a shark bumped his kayak and chomped down on it which knocked him into the water. Zamora was rescued by another boat in the area. He suffered no injuries in that shark…

Paso Robles City Council 10.28.2019

The Paso Robles city council meets tomorrow night at the library conference room. The council will discuss spending 98 thousand dollars on general plan housing element update preparing agreement with MIG Inc. The council will also discuss community facilities district goals and policies. No mention in the agenda of the Grandview apartments, which are scheduled…

Congresswoman Katie Hill 10.28.2019

Congresswoman Katie Hill resigns yesterday. That’s after explicit private photos of the congresswoman manifested. The 32-year-old progressive democrat from LA county was one of the few openly bisexual members of congress. She says she is going through a difficult divorce. Recently pictures manifested implicating her in an inappropriate relationship with a female aide who works…

Monterey Community Power & County 10.28.2019

While PG and E shuts off power to millions of northern Californians, the debate continues over the utilities future role in the state. Paso Robles has approved an agreement with Monterey Bay Community Power. The city of Atascadero rejected an agreement with the power collective. Meanwhile the debate continues in the county. Supervisors decided to…

Fires 10.28.2019

The Kincade fire burns more than 54 square miles in northern California. 180 thousand people evacuated from Santa Rosa to the Pacific ocean. About 100 structures damaged or destroyed, including the Soda Rock Winery near Healdsburg. That winery was built in 1869. The 30,000 acre fire is only 10% contained. So far no deaths or…