Fatality in Hwy 41 Crash Identified

The California Highway Patrol identifies the Clovis driver who was killed in a head-on collision Friday night on Highway 41 near the Cholame Y. She’s 22-year-old Estela Carballovillalobos of Clovis. She was driving with 23-year-old Serena Garcia of Fresno Friday night around 9:20 when her vehicle veered into the northbound lane, striking a car driving…

SLO Supervisors to Discuss Ag Pond Ordinance

Today, San Luis Obispo County Supervisors will try to develop rules on agricultural ponds. The issue manifested last June when Stuart Resnick proposed a 6.5 million-gallon reservoir at Justin Vineyards and Winery. The board will discuss a proposed ordinance that would require a permit for any reservoir larger than 5-acre feet of 1.6 million gallons…

Rain Forcast This Week and Into Weekend

Spring is starting out wet in the North County. PG&E meteorologist John Lindsay says we’ll see light rain today and tomorrow, and then another big storm arrives Friday. That one may bring a lot of rain Friday and Saturday. North County Weather Today: Mostly cloudy with storms developing in the North County. Highs in the…

McDonald and Scaggs to play at Vina Robles

Michael McDonald and Boz Scaggs will perform this summer in Paso Robles. The two artists will perform August 16th at Vina Robles Amphitheater.
McDonald performed with the Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan.
Scaggs was a solo performer who was sang lead with the Steve Miller Band.
Tickets are on sale now.

Three Cuesta College Alumni Honored

Cuesta college honors three outstanding alumni at the annual awards luncheon. Among them, former San Luis Obispo County Supervisor Frank Meacham. Meacham attended Cuesta in the early days of college. Other honorees include Ted Emrick, who is an artist who operating his own studio in Los Osos. Also, Jim Gregory, who is a retired teacher…

Brolin Awarded at SLO Film Festival

Josh Brolin, who grew up in Templeton, received the King Vidor award from the San Luis Obispo Film Festival. Former honoree Jeff Bridges presented the award. Other recipients include Ann-Margret, Morgan Freeman and Peter Bogdanovich. Brolin tells those assembled at the Fremont Theater Saturday night that his roots are here in the North County. photo…

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Cal Coast News Still Up and Running

Despite the $1.1 million dollar libel verdict, Cal Coast News will continue to operate. The internet news source, which is best known for publishing scandals, may appeal the libel verdict against its owners. The judgment was handed down Thursday. It found that Karen Velie and Daniel Blackburn libeled a hazardous waste contractor who operated in…