*Update* Cambria Bookkeeper Released from Jail

*Updated: May 2, 2017 The Cambria bookkeeper accused of embezzlement was released from jail yesterday in order to sell of personal property to repay her alleged victims. 69-year-old Elizabeth Edith Shaw his accused of stealing more than One million dollars from Cambria-based Windsor Construction. She’s scheduled to return to jail May 8th, following a third…

Governor Brown Approves Tax Increase on Gas

On Friday, Governor Brown signed into law a tax hike on gasoline. The bill will raise $5 billion dollar per year to fix roads throughout the state of California. This tax increase will causeĀ gas prices will jump dramatically in November, and it will cost you more to register your vehicle in January. California will split…

Fire Destroys Paso Mobile Home

A fire destroyed a mobile home on South River Road yesterday afternoon. The fire started around 5:00pm on South River Road. The wind blew the fire south across a field next to the single-wide trailer on River Road. It burned about three acres before firefighters contained it. Cindy Almendarez lives next door. She said she…

CA Water Officials Approve Funding for Treatment Plant

California water officials announce funding is approved for the $18 million dollar tertiary sewage treatment plant. That final link will produce about 3,300 acre-feet of water to the city each year. Currently, the sewage plant processes about 2.7 million gallons daily. That water is discharged into the Salinas River. The new plant will allow the…