Immigrant Event This Thursday

A free event to teach county residents how to help illegal immigrants to be held this week in San Luis Obispo. It’s titled, “Being an ally: how communities can respond to the immigration crisis.” It will be held Thursday, April 6th at Pacheco Elementary School in San Luis. The event is hosted by several groups,…

Paso Robles City Council Meeting

The Paso Robles City Council meets tomorrow night at the Library Conference Center on Spring Street. The council will approve a contract for an interim Emergency Services Battalion Chief. The council is also expected to authorize preliminary work on a groundwater sustainability plan. You can hear the Paso Robles City Council meeting live on AM…

Overnight Roadwork Continues in Paso

Overnight Roadwork underway at 13th and Spring Streets in Paso Robles. Ditus Esperanza of the City of Paso Robles says the work will continue for several weeks, closing the intersection on Spring Street. Crews are working on the water main there, so water will be turned off in that area from 9 at night to…

Fatal Accident on HWY 46 Near Shandon

A fatal accident occurred Friday on 46 East near Shandon. A truck driver lost control of his big rig about 2:25 Friday afternoon. The truck crossed the center divider and clipped a 2001 Dodge Dakota. It then crashed head-on with a GMC Sierra, killing the driver. The semi-truck then tipped on its side and dumped…

Two People Die in Major Crash on HWY 46

A major accident on Highway 46 East left two people dead and three others injured yesterday morning. The two car crash occurred around 8:30 yesterday morning on Highway 46 at Buena Vista Drive. A Ford Expedition ran a red light at the intersection on westbound 46. A Honda which was turning through the intersection hit…

Art After Dark Event This Saturday

Saturday night, another Art After Dark event at Studios on the Park. A collector of historic European poster art will show off her collection at the gallery. Some of the posters are framed. Many of them are for sale. Café Musique Duo will play. Robert Hall Winery will provide wine for the event, which begins…

About 700 Residents Attend COLAB Dinner

About 700 people, many of them from the North County, attended the 8th Annual COLAB Dinner and Fundraiser last night at the Madonna Expo Center in San Luis Obispo. An auction generated thousands of dollars for the Coalition of Labor, Agriculture and Business. Among those to attend, Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham, and Supervisors Lynn Compton and…

High Winds Take Out Several Trees in Paso

Thursday’s gusty winds knocked over several trees in Paso Robles. On 18th Street between Oak and Vine, a large Coastal Live Oak fell across a fence, alley and power lines. Several limbs landed on the roof of two neighboring homes. No one was injured, but the trees the trees damaged the two homes and knocked…

Residents Voice Concerns on Eagle Ranch Project

A joint meeting of the Atascadero City Council and Planning Commission listened to dozens of people share their concerns about the Draft Environmental Impact Report for the Eagle Ranch Development near Atascadero.  The Public Hearing began at 6:30 last night at the rotunda and continued until 9:00 pm.  Most of those who testified talked about…