Marijuana Degree 10.24.2017

Just in time for legalization in many states, northern Michigan University is offering a degree in cannabis. The program is called medicinal plant chemistry. It’s the first four-year undergraduate degree focusing on marijuana. The program includes organic chemistry, plant physiology, botany, accounting, genetics and financial management. Advisers also encourage several related electives such as baking…

Haunted Adobe 10.24.2017

This Halloween, are you going to see any ghosts? If you would like to, the place to go is San Miguel. Joyce Herman, the savior and manager of the Rios-Caledonia Adobe says the Adobe is haunted. The Haunted Adobe is open to the public Saturday evening from 7-9. It’s free to the public. Candles are…

Morro Bay 10.24.2017

Morro Bay planning commissioner Richard Sadowski will keep his seat on the planning commission. The city council voting 3-2 yesterday to allow him to keep his position. At a special meeting held yesterday, about 15 Morro Bay residents called the attempt to silence the outspoken commissioner deplorable. Commissioner Sadowski says a lot of people feel…

Kate Steinle Trial 10.24.2017

The trial is finally underway in San Francisco for the illegal alien who shot and killed 32-year-old Kate Steinle two years ago. 54-year-old Jose Ines Garcia Zarate is a convicted felon who had been deported five times to Mexico. Zarate claims he picked up something wrapped in a rag. He says did not know it…

Fatal Accident 10.24.2017

A fatal accident yesterday morning near Camp Roberts rest area blocked SB 101 traffic for several hours. A pick up rear-ended a big rig. A Honda accord then hit the back of the pick up. Victoria Fernandez of King City was a passenger in the accord. She was killed in the crash. 45-year-old Antonio Fernandez…

In Sports 10.23.2017

The Templeton football team had a bye on Friday. They’ll travel to San Luis Obispo to take on the Tigers this Friday. You can hear the game here on KPRL. The Bearcats also had a bye last Friday. Atascadero beat San Luis Obispo 35-14. Shandon clobbered Maricopa 58-14. Mission Prep beat Flintridge Prep 51-13. Valley…

James Toback 10.23.2017

(Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images) Another Hollywood mogul is accused of sexual harassment. The LA times reports 38 women are accusing writer and director James Toback of approaching them and promising stardom if they met him late a night at his office. His meetings became sexual in content and led to inappropriate behavior on Toback’s…