In High School Sports 3.29.2019

The Paso Robles boys baseball team hosts St. Joseph this evening at Barnhardt Field. That game gets underway at six this evening. Sophomore Jakob Wright is expected to start tonight for the Bearcats. The Paso Robles girls softball team travels to Templeton to take on the Eagles at Vineyard Athletic Park. Templeton’s Ashley Daugherty will…

Cal Poly Coach 3.29.2019

Cal Poly names a new basketball coach. He’s John Smith, an assistant coach with Cal State Fullerton. Smith also served as head coach of Riverside City College. Smith takes over for Joe Callero, who was fired after ten years with the program. This past season, the Mustangs finished last in the Big West Conference. It…

Valley Fever 3.29.2019

A San Luis Obispo bio-technology company is developing a vaccine to treat valley fever. The private company is based in San Luis. Founder John Howard is president of the company. Valley fever has killed 12 San Luis Obispo county residents in the past two-and-a-half years. There have been more than 700 cases in the past…

Grover Beach Pot Shop 3.29.2019

A Grover Beach cannabis shop is shut down briefly after a month long investigation into illegal marijuana operation on the central coast. The Santa Barbara county sheriff’s department served a search warrant to 805 Beach Breaks at 8:30 yesterday. The county’s Cannabis Compliance Team also seized marijuana from an illegal operation in Los Alamos. 805…

Rain and Snow 3.29.2019

The wet winter has helped reservoirs and sierra snow pack. Lake Nacimiento water levels reached 86% of capacity yesterday, up another percentage point after the rains this week. In the sierra, the snow pack is 178% of average. A PG and E team flew by helicopter into the Kings river watershed above the Helms hydroelectric…