Highway One 2.26.2021

Highway one may reopen this summer. Last week, Jim Shivers of Caltrans told us that the highway was closed because of mud slides, particularly a bad one in the Rat Creek area. Now, Caltrans is saying that emergency repair work begins Monday at the Rat Creek slide. Crews will fill the Rat Creek canyon with…

Football 2.26.2021

The governor introduces new metrics which allow youth sports to start up in California. In San Luis Obispo county, high school athletic directors and coaches met yesterday to determine how the state guidelines will impact high school football this spring. Don Crow is head coach with the Templeton Eagles football team. Players will be tested…

Covid Report 2.26.2021

New developments from the county health department impacting people living in the north county in a couple ways. First, they are going to start giving vaccines to people 65 and older. Dr. Penny Borenstein making the announcement yesterday. To get a vaccine, go to readyslo.org. The county health department also announcing this week a new…

Weather

North County Weather 2.25.2021

Sunny today, highs this afternoon near 70. NNE winds 5-10 miles per hour. Clear tonight, lows near 34. Sunny skies tomorrow, highs near 73. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny through this weekend in the north county. Highs in the mid 70’s. Next week, we may get some rain. Increasing clouds next Tuesday. A…

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Pilot Spots UFO 2.25.2021

A pilot flying an American Airlines jetliner from Cincinnati to Phoenix radioed Sunday afternoon that he saw a UFO fly over his aircraft. American Airlines confirmed the radio transmission is authentic, but did not give any further comment on the possible alien encounter. They suggest that anyone with further questions contact the FBI. Flight 2292…

Vandenberg Missile Launch 2.25.2021

Did you see the missile launch around midnight early yesterday morning? Vandenberg air fore base launched a Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile. It traveled 4,200 miles toward a test site on the Marshall islands. It traveled at a speed greater than 15,000 miles per hour. It’s the first launch of the year from Vandenberg.

Paso Robles School Board 2.25.2021

The Paso Robles school board makes it official, sixth graders return to the classroom March 9th. Students older than that have to wait. At Tuesday nights meeting, assistant superintendent Jennifer Gaviola endorsed Plan A, which would delay reopening the schools. She said Plan A would have encouraged the continuing collaboration with the teachers union. The…

Vaccines For Teachers 2.25.2021

The county health department reports that beginning next month, 10% of all covid vaccines will be set aside for teachers, childcare providers and other educators. Health department spokesperson Michelle Shoresman says the plans are vague, but they hope to get more information from the state in the next few days. The governor says the 10%…