911 Service at Faces of Freedom 9.14.2020

In Atascadero Friday evening, a ceremony to remember 911. The speakers included Vicki Norden whose husband served as a Navy Seal, and Andy Caldwell, whose father survived the Bataan Death March in the Philippines in 1942. Caldwell says despite all his suffering, his father never mentioned it. District attorney Dan Dow also spoke. He enumerated…

Paso Robles City Council 9.14.2020

Tomorrow night, Paso Robles city council to hold a virtual meeting. Among the topics, how to cut the city budget to adjust for loss of revenue caused by the government imposed shut down. The city is reportedly looking at ways to cut recreation and library services as a cost- cutting effort. The meeting will be…

SLO Co Corona Update 9.14.2020

Later today, we’ll get the latest count on the coronavirus cases in San Luis Obispo county. That count determines whether or not our county remains in color purple, the most severe restrictions imposed by the state. Supervisor John Peschong says a lot of local small businesses are folding in our county. He cited AJ Spurs…

Weather and Fire 9.14.2020

Mostly sunny skies for the next ten days in the north county. We’ll see smoke and haze to varying degrees, depending on fires burning out of control in the area. The Dolan fire burning along highway one, just south of Big Sur has now burned 117 thousand acres. It’s now 40% contained, which is a…

Park Cinemas Fundraiser 9.11.2020

What can a business owner do when local government forces them to close their operation and they lose everything? The owner of Park Cinemas has organized a GoFundMe campaign to help pay his bills. John Roush says the shut down has created a disaster for his family. They are looking at $250 thousand dollars in…

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Other Stories This Friday 9.11.2020

A hearing getting underway in San Luis Obispo superior court to ascertain if there’s enough evidence to put 44-year old Carlo Fuentes Flores on trial for murder. He’s accused of killing 62-year-old Nancy Woodrum, who owned a hair salon in Paso Robles. That hearing continues today. In San Luis Obsipo, a 23-year-old transient is accused…