Christopher McGuire 4.25.2019

The California attorney general’s office is investigating the case of a former Paso Robles police officer accused of sexually assaulting a woman. The San Luis Obispo county district attorney’s office elected not to prosecute the former police sergeant. He’s identified as Christopher Mcguire. He no longer works in the department. The state AG’s office is…

Bus Driver 4.25.2019

A south county school bus driver who molested a special needs student is sentenced to 16 years in prison. David Kenneth Lamb of Arroyo Grande allegedly abused a 9-year-old girl over a period of about four months. In February, he pleaded no contest to two felony charges of committing lewd acts on a child. Lamb…

Homeless Shelter 4.25.2019

San Luis Obispo county supervisors approved allocation of $1.5 million dollars for a homeless shelter in Paso Robles. The shelter is proposed for the area near the wastewater treatment facility. That’s near the intersection of 101 and 46, between 101 and the Salinas river bed. The grant is part of $4.8 million the state is…

Empty Bowls 4.25.2019

Today is the day you can buy a bowl of soup to help the El Camino Homeless Organization. The soup to be served by celebrities at Atascadero Bible Church for lunch and dinner. Lunch is from 11:30 to 1 today. Dinner is from 5:30 to 7:00. The 4th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser is today at…

Paso Robles Groundwater Basin Meeting 4.25.2019

The Paso Robles Groundwater Basin Cooperative committee met yesterday at the Paso Robles library conference room. About fifty people attended the committee meeting, mostly landowners in the north county. A consultant outlined what had been developed by staff for chapters 6-9 of the groundwater basin sustainability plan. After an hour of description by the consultant,…

Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Wed 04/24/2019

Jaime Umphenour is the host of “Sound-Off”, the longest running talk show on the Central Coast. She brings to the show an eclectic range of guests from Authors to Artists, business owners to politicians, and everyone in between. Tune in to Sound Off every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.     Today’s guests: *Flying Samaritans *Debbie…

In Sports 4.24.2019

The Atascadero baseball team lost to Dunn of Los Olivos 14-11 yesterday in the Nipomo tournament. The Greyhounds play Pioneer Valley at 10:00 this morning. Paso Robles baseball team plays Mission Prep at 6:00 this evening at Sinsheimer stadium. The Bearcats will play El Capitan high school from Merced at 10:00 tomorrow morning at Taylor…

Empty Bowls 4.24.2019

Tomorrow in Atascadero, the 4th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser for El Camino Homeless Organization. It’s from 11:30-1 for lunch, and again at dinner from 5:30-7:00. Potters like Shevon Sullivan of Anam Cre’ in San Luis donate bowls to the event. Shevon’s bowls sell for several hundred dollars at local gift stores, but you can get…