SLO Co Covid Update 5.06.2021

The county health department reports 21 new cases of coronavirus yesterday afternoon. No deaths reported. The county remains in the orange tier under the governor’s spectrum of state control during the pandemic. To get a vaccine, to get tested or just more information, go to readyslo.org.

Immigrant Children at Camp Roberts 5.06.2021

Camp Roberts may soon receive nearly 5,000 immigrant children. Initially, the number was 1500. The federal government informed the county of its plans on Monday. County supervisor Dawn Ortiz-Legg says no county resources will be used to house or care for the illegal immigrant children. In a press release issued this week, supervisor Ortiz-Legg says,…

Paso Robles Boys School & Amazon 5.06.2021

Is Amazon buying the Paso Robles Boys School to convert into a distribution center? It’s a rumor flying around the north county. Paso Robles mayor Steve Martin tells KPRL about the history of the city’s involvement and the rumor that Amazon is buying the property. He says a major real estate company is negotiating to…

Dick Mason

Other Stories This Wednesday 5.05.2021

In Ocean City Maryland, a bystander jumps off a highway bridge to rescue a two year old child who had been thrown into the water because of a traffic accident involving five vehicles. The 2-year-old girl remains in stable condition. She was ejected from a pick up truck with her car seat, and landed in…

SLO Co Covid Update 5.05.2021

The San Luis Obispo county health department reports 26 new coronavirus cases yesterday. No new deaths reported. The breakdown is about the same: Seven new cases in the city of San Luis Obispo. Three new cases in Paso Robles. Four in Atascadero. None reported in Cambria. Two in Morro Bay. The county remains in the…

Election Integrity in SLO 5.05.2021

For several hours late yesterday, citizens called in to the San Luis Obispo county supervisors meeting to weigh-in on election integrity. The testimony lasted for hours. The majority supported the county supervisors addressing alleged election issues. Ultimately, the supervisors voted on a proposal to improve elections in the county. John Peschong tells KPRL early this…