North County Weather 6.29.2020

Sunny with highs in the low 80’s. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour this afternoon. Overnight, clear with lows near 50. W winds 10-20 mph. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs in the low 90’s. WSW winds 15-25 miles per hour this afternoon. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the week, but cool temperatures.…

Mission Plaza 6.29.2020

Mission Plaza in San Luis Obispo has a new look. Last week, the catholic church removed a statue of Padre Junipero Serra, who founded many of the California missions. In other parts of California his statues have been vandalized. Now, there’s a 20-foot mural of Maxine Lewis on the pavement. Lewis is the former San…

Golden State Killer 6.29.2020

Today in Sacramento, the so-called Golden State Killer is expected to enter a guilty plea for a series of assaults and murders in the 70’s and 80’s. Police believe 74-year-old Joseph James Deangelo Jr. may have committed as many as 62 rapes, 13 murders and 13 kidnappings in five California counties. The case to be…

Water Tank 6.29.2020

Just in time for summer, the rebuilt water tank in the hills just west of downtown Paso Robles is nearly complete. And it’s on its way. Ditas Esperanza of the Paso Robles public works department says they may start filling that water tank this week.

Covid SLO County Update 6.29.2020

San Luis Obispo county Penny Borenstein says she’s concerned about an increase in the cases of Covid-19 in our county. On Friday, the county added 19 new cases. That brings the total number of people who have tested positive to Covid-19 to 508, out of a population of 285 thousand people. 126 are active cases.…

Cause of River Bed Fire 6.29.2020

Fire officials have determined the cause of last Monday’s Salinas riverbed fire in Paso Robles. The fire was started by crews clearing brush along the bike trail near Navajo avenue and south River road. That fire began just before two in the afternoon one week ago today. The fire burned about 15 acres, destroyed two…

Jerel Haley 6.29.2020

Atascadero police chief Jerel Haley announces that he will retire October 16th. Haley has served the city of Atascadero for nearly ten years. Previously, he worked for police departments in Santa Maria and Santa Cruz. Haley says he decided about a month ago to retire. He plans to move to Maui and begin a new…