Short Term Rentals 6.05.2019

Vacation rentals come back before city council tonight. Some local residents saying it’s no fun living next to a short term rental. The council will consider three options. One from the short term task force. One of the planning commission. Six out of the seven planning commissioners had conflicts of interest and recused themselves. The…

Paso Robles City Council 6.05.2019

Paso Robles City Council unanimously approved an ordinance to join San Luis Obispo, Morro Bay and other municipalities in participating in the Monterey Bay Community Power Joint Powers Agreement. The vote was 4-0. Councilman John Hamon was absent. Several citizens spoke against joining Monterey Bay Community Power. Michael Rivera questioned why the council was moving…

Adlee Rutchsmann 6.04.2019

The major league baseball draft opened with the Baltimore Orioles selecting first. The Orioles selected Oregon state’s Adlee Rutschman. Adlee Rutschman was the most valuable player in last year’s college world series. The switch hitting catcher played football and baseball at Oregon state, before deciding to focus on baseball. His grandfather, Adlee Rutschman, is the…

AG News 6.04.2019

The California Mid-State fair is looking for applications for the 2019 junior fair board. The deadline is this Friday. Junior fair board members are between 16 and 25 and living in San Luis Obispo county. They assist in the day-to-day operations of the fair. The fair is also looking for all former Miss California Mid-State…

Santa Margarita Lake 6.04.2019

At Santa Margarita lake yesterday, a man drove his pick-up truck into the lake. 54-year-old Todd Moore of Creston said he became light-headed and accidentally drove his pick-up through a fence, off the road and into the lake. When he hit the water, he recovered and with the help of an onlooker, he managed to…

Paso Robles City Council 6.04.2019

Paso Robles city council meets this evening. On the consent agenda, approve and adopt an ordinance for community choice aggregation Monterey Bay Community Power Public Works. The council will also discuss weed abatement tonight. Then, the big item is for a special meeting tomorrow night. That’s the revised short term rental ordinance zoning code amendment.…

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Shandon Killer 6.042019

The San Luis Obispo county sheriff’s department identifies the victim of Saturday’s stabbing death in Shandon, but they’re not yet identifying the suspect. The suspect is reportedly an Atascadero man with an extensive criminal record. He was reportedly arrested in Pismo Beach on Sunday. Although the sheriff’s department is not confirming he is the accused,…