Oceano Dunes 12.20.2019

A 48-acre section of the Oceano Dunes will be closed off for camping. That section to be fenced off by the end of the year. Fencing is going up this week. The intent is to protect public health. They say the reasoning is that campers are stirring up dust which is producing dangerous particulates in…

John Shoals 12.20.2019

John Shoals, the former mayor of Grover Beach, resigns from his job with the Santa Barbara county planning department. Shoals is accused by his subordinates of sexual harassment. Shoals was the first directly elected mayor of Grover Beach. He termed out in 2018 and moved to Santa Barbara.

Two Big Pot Busts 12.20.2019

State officials file a civil action against an LA based cannabis company after searching its Nipomo warehouse. The search revealed the company was operating without an appropriate processors license. The state attorney general’s office filed a civil complaint against Lowell Herb Company and it’s CEO, David Alias for violating the medicinal and adult-use cannabis regulation…

Voters Mailer 12.20.2019

Voters in the north county upset by a mailer they are receiving from the county clerk recorders office. The mailer says they have to register to vote in the primary, but it doesn’t list the republican party as an option. If you have questions, contact the republican party headquarters. They’re getting a lot of calls…

Weather 12.20.2019

The weather will be going through some dramatic changes in the next week. Today will be sunny with highs into the upper 60’s. Then, the first in a series of storm fronts moves in over the north county. Cloudy skies tomorrow, and a good chance of rain on Sunday. We may receive about 4 tenths…

Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Thu 12/19/2019

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 12.19.2019

Cloudy today with a 30% chance of rain this morning. Partly cloudy this afternoon, highs in the upper 50’s. Partly cloudy overnight, 10% chance of rain, lows in the upper 30’s. Tomorrow, mostly sunny, highs near 60. The long range forecast calls for mostly sunny skies Friday through Saturday. Highs in the mid 50’s to…

In Sports 12.19.2019

The Cal Poly men’s basketball team lost at Sacramento state 57-56. The mustangs are now 2-9 for the season. The hornets improve to 7-2. A big win for Gonzaga men’s basketball team last night. The Zags beat North Carolina 94-81. Gonzaga is ranked #2 in the country. The Bulldogs are now 12-1 for the season.…

Holiday Magic At The Zoo 12.19.2019

The holiday events continue this weekend in the north county. One of the more unique events is Saturday at the Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero. Holiday Magic is this Saturday at the zoo. That’s ten to one this Saturday. An opportunity to celebrate the season with your friends at the zoo. For more information go…