Wildfire Near Cholame Y 4.19.2019

A wildfire yesterday afternoon burned about two acres along highway 41 near the Cholame Y. The fire broke out around 3:25 yesterday. The CHP closed traffic in one lane which slowed traffic. It took firefighters about an hour to contain the fire. Firefighters say yesterday’s wildfire is a good reminder that it’s time to prepare…

Stabbing 4.19.2019

Paso Robles police responded to a fight yesterday afternoon at Pine and 10th streets in Paso Robles near the police station. Police found two 17-year-old males and one 16-year-old involved in an altercation. The police were advised that two others had been stabbed and had arrived at a local hospital. Neither victim suffered life threatening…

Paso School District 4.19.2019

The Paso Robles school board has narrowed its list of candidates for the superintendent’s position from 32 to only two. The two remaining candidates have not been identified. The board will set a date for another personal interview with the two final candidates. There’s other important issues facing the board related to that position. The…

Weather 4.19.2019

Easter weekend will be sunny in the north county, but a little cooler than we said yesterday. Highs Saturday and Sunday will be in the mid 70’s. Then it will warm back up again early next week. We’ll see temperatures in the upper 80’s Tuesday. Easter events this weekend…. Paso Robles held its Hop To…

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Sound Off – Thu 04/18/2019

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: *Steve Frank of…

North County Weather 4.18.2019

Mostly sunny today, highs in the mid 80’s, SW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy, lows in the low 50’s. Tomorrow, partly cloudy, highs in the low 80’s. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through Sunday. High temperatures Saturday and Sunday around 70. Then back up into the mid 80’s by…

In Sports 4.18.2019

The Paso Robles high school baseball team travels to Santa Maria to play Righetti at 4:30 this afternoon. Righetti leads the Mountain League with a record of 8-1. The Paso Robles softball team also travels to Righetti for a game at 4:30 this afternoon. The Bearcats share the league lead with a record of 9-1,…

Friends of the Library 4.18.2019

The Friends of the Library spring book sale opens today at the Paso Robles library conference room. Ann Bell telling city council. If you’re not a member of Friends of the Library, you can join at the door. The library book sale is today, tomorrow and Saturday at the Paso Robles library. Today is only…

SLO Employee 4.18.2019

An employee with the city of San Luis Obispo is placed on paid administrative leave after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor battery charge. Christopher Matthew Olcutt is a building inspector in the city’s community development department. He was tried for felony battery, but that trial ended in a hung jury. In a plea bargain, he…