Memorial Service This Morning for SLOStringer

A Memorial Service for SLOStringer will be held this morning, March 29th, in San Luis Obispo. The service is open to the public. it will be held at 11:00 this morning at Mountainbrook Church in San Luis. That’s the church on the hill above the KSBY TV’s office. The address is 1775 Calle Joaquin- just…

New SLO County Women’s Jail Opens

Next week, the San Luis Obispo County Women’s jail opens to inmates. The $40 million dollar jail took three years to build on Kansas Avenue, just west of San Luis Obispo. The jail has 194 beds and two safety cells for mentally unstable inmates. That’s a profound increase from the 43 beds available at the…

Immigrant Event to be Held in SLO

A free event to teach county residents how to help illegals to be held next week in San Luis Obispo. It’s titled, “Being An Ally: How Communities Can Respond to Immigration Crisis.” It will be held April 6th at Pacheco Elementary School in San Luis. Pacheco offers bilingual education to students in the district. The…

Murder Suspect Awaits Arraignment

Arraignment for accused murderer Manuel Jesus Perez, age 41, has been scheduled. Perez is charged with murder and arson in connection with a homicide last summer in Grover Beach. A witness telling the judge that he heard Perez warn another person, “I told you to stay out of my room.” The witness said he heard…

Shandon Man Found Dead at Discovered Crash Site

A fatal car crash was discovered on Santa Rita Road east of Indian Camp Road yesterday morning. Authorities have identified the driver as Wacey Stockdale of Shandon. The CHP says Stockdale crashed his 1998 GMC Sonoma late Sunday night or early Monday morning. The vehicle rolled down a steep embankment into a creek. The Stockdale…

Atascadero City Council Meets Tonight

The Atascadero City Council meets tonight at the Rotunda. The meeting gets underway at 6:05. You can hear the meeting live here on KPRL. The council will consider an update to the new sign ordinance. They’ll also award a $2 million dollar contract for CalPortland Construction to build the Centennial Bridge and Plaza Project. Tomorrow,…