Supervisors Race 6.15.2018

The vote counting continues today at the San Luis Obispo county election office. One week ago, Tommy Gong told us this could be a long process. Currently, there’s a battle over 31 ballots which election workers determined don’t match the voter signature on file. The issue is whether the clerk’s office can continue to process…

Gray Wolf 6.14.2018

A gray-wolf living in Oregon, migrated to California early this year. OR-54 visited California on January 3rd, then went back to Oregon. Then, it returned again to Nevada county in northern California. Authorities suspect the wolf is the daughter of OR-7, which crossed from Oregon into California in 2011. OR-7 became the first gray wolf…

Vote Count – Supervisors 6.14.2018

Tomorrow, we may get a new vote count in the 4th district supervisorial race. The last ballot count Monday showed Lynn Compton with an 81 vote lead over young Jimmy Paulding, a progressive promoted by supervisors Adam Hill and Bruce Gibson. Clerk recorder Tommy Gong says his office is hard at work counting the last…

Graduation Season 6.14.2018

This is the season for high school graduation. Yesterday, Atascadero and Shandon each held commencement exercises. Valedictorian Franko Jira told attendees that “Real life can be scary, but we’re not alone and we haven’t been alone.” Franko is attending Harvard university in the fall. Other students are attending Cal Poly, UCLA, Colorado State, UC Davis,…

Woodrum 6.14.2018

Sheriff’s deputies working on the Nancy Woodrum disappearance are looking for a potential witness. He’s not a suspect, but deputies believe he may have seen something. He’s described as a white adult male in his middle to late 50’s. He was seen Sunday, May 6th in the El Pharo drive area riding an orange and…

Vista Fire 6.14.2018

A grass fire burned 60 acres in Paso Robles yesterday afternoon. The Vista fire broke out shortly after 1:30 yesterday afternoon just north of Buena Vista when a lawn mower sparked flames. 60 acres burned just north of Buena Vista. Five homes evacuated, but no major damage reported. Despite strong gusty winds, firefighters contained the…