Dog Fundraiser 11.01.2018

A fundraiser next week to raise money for the Sherwood dog park in Paso Robles. Paula O’Farrel says her group has scheduled a film at Park Cinemas next Thursday, November 8th. That’s one week from tonight. The film is at seven. Yappy hour at six. Proceeds benefit the Sherwood dog park. Go to sherwooddogpark.org to…

Ballot Numbers 11.01.2018

The San Luis Obispo county election officials say as of yesterday, republicans are turning in more ballots than democrats in the county. Tommy Gong says that more than 45 thousand ballots were returned as of yesterday afternoon, after the mail was delivered and processed. Of those 45 thousand ballots, 18 thousand were from registered republicans.…

Voter Registration 11.01.2018

If you missed the deadline to register to vote, you’ve got another chance. New legislation allows voters who missed the October 22nd deadline to complete a conditional voter registration process and cast their ballots at the county office up to and including election day. All votes will be counted after the elections official verifies the…

Murder In Grover Beach 11.01.2018

A murder in Grover Beach is raising a lot of questions. On October 25th, police officers conducting a welfare check at a condominium found the body of 64-year-old Athena Valentiny. She had been stabbed to death. Valentiny worked as a nurse at the Men’s Colony prison. According to Cal Coast Times….early last month, a mayoral…

San Miguel Murder Trial 11.01.2018

An attempted murder trial involving a San Miguel suspect takes a strange twist. Jim Pinedo is accused of shooting his girlfriend in the neck. The victim refuses to testify against him. The DA’s office says Pinedo was already facing charges for physically abusing his girlfriend when he became enraged that she didn’t do enough to…

Aquatic Complex 11.01.2018

Tonight, the Paso Robles school district will conduct a forum on the $8 million dollar aquatic complex. Groundbreaking for the two swimming pools at Paso Robles high school took place last April. Still no pools. The superintendent says the aquatics complex was approved by voters through measure M, but voters who live in Pleasant Valley…

In Sports 10.31.2018

The San Luis Obispo girls volleyball team beat Templeton 3-1 last night to advance to the semifinals of the cif central section playoffs. The San Luis Obispo Tigers take on top-seeded Exeter tomorrow night as the CIF central section playoffs. The Morro Bay football coach is fired over comments he made that were described as…

Sea Otters 10.31.2018

Otters win again. That’s how the director of the Monterey Otter Project describes it. The US supreme court declines a petition to reconsider a ruling by the ninth circuit court of appeal to reinstate a no otter zone that stretched from Point Conception south to the Mexican border. Steve Shimek of the Monterey Otter Project…