Kayaker’s Body Found 10.23.2017

Yesterday, the body of a missing kayaker washed ashore on a beach three miles north of Cayucos. 57-year-old Rene Baltazar Monterrosa of Santa Maria went missing on October 8th in the waters off Cayucos. A search was conducted, but he was not found. Yesterday afternoon, the sheriff’s office received a 911 call about a body…

Murder Arrest 10.23.2017

Early Friday morning, a San Miguel man was arrested on charges of attempted murder. 37-year-old Jim Pinedo arrested in the 2700 block of Pine Hawk Way. An unnamed victim was allegedly shot in the neck in early October. The victim sought medical treatment at a local hospital emergency room. Deputies and detectives responded to the…

In Sports 10.20.2017

The Templeton Eagle football team has a bye this evening. They’ll travel to San Luis Obispo to take on the Tigers next Friday. Paso Robles high school also has a bye this evening. Atascadero Greyhounds host San Luis Obispo tonight. Each team looking for its first conference win. Shandon hosts Maricopa this afternoon at 3:30.…

Wildfires 10.20.2017

Officials in northern California estimate the wildfires caused $1 billion dollars damage. The fires burned 7,000 building and killed 42 people. So far, one arsonist arrested. 29-year-old Jesus Fabian Gonzalez arrested in Santa Rosa. He’s described as a homeless man who had twice been deported to Mexico. Gonzalez was arrested at three Sunday afternoon, walking…

Housing Prices 10.20.2017

The price of a home in San Luis Obispo county goes up again. In August the median home price was $569,500 dollars. That’s up nearly 12% from one year ago. That’s according to Core Logic, which is an Irvine-based data company. For new homes, the median price was $641 thousand dollars. Resale homes were $581,750…

Atascadero Drug Bust 10.20.2017

A drug bust this week in Atascadero. Police find more than $18,000 worth of drugs, a stolen motorcycle and a firearm that had been illegally modified. Police serving a search warrant at a home in the 7100 block of Sombrilla Avenue. That’s after learning that a resident was possibly selling narcotics. Police discovered about a…

Colony Days 10.20.2017

Atascadero celebrates Colony Days this weekend. The theme this year, Fall In Love With Atascadero. The parade is tomorrow morning at ten in downtown Atascadero. Tent city and the wiener dog races run all day. Tent city after dark tomorrow night 6-9 with the Toro Creek Ramblers.