Inmate Escapes 10.31.2018

An inmate escaped yesterday from the California Men’s Colony. 26-year-old David Gray Hall drove away in a state vehicle, described as a white 1997 ford Aerostar van. Gray was serving a five-year sentence for second-degree robbery. He’s been at the prison since 2015. He was scheduled to be released next year. He’s describes as an…

Halloween 10.31.2018

It’s Halloween in the north county. Downtown Paso Robles is offering trick or treating for kids tonight. In Atascadero, Halloween on Entrada will be a big event, beginning with Farmers Market at the Sunken Gardens from 3-6. In Templeton, a hearse is parked outside the haunted house known as the Nightmare On Main Street in…

Nightmare On Main Street 10.30.

Nightmare On Main Street in Templeton reopens tonight. The old haunted house is open from 7 until 11 tonight. Tickets are $10. For $17, you get a VIP ticket, which puts you at the front of the line. Nightmare On Main Street is open tonight and tomorrow from 7-11. Proceeds benefit local scholarships, the sheriff’s…

Luke O’Leary 10.30.2018

A San Luis Obispo high school graduate is named president of the national Future Farmers of America. Luke O’Leary is an agricultural leadership and development major at Texas A&M university. He graduated from San Luis Obispo high school in 2016. He also served as the California FFA president last year. As president of the FFA,…

Napa Worker 10.30.2018

In Napa county, a vineyard worker died yesterday in an accident involving a grape-harvesting machine. Emergency crews responded to a report of a worker stuck inside the equipment at the Napa area Deconinck Vineyards. 49-year-old Leon Marcelo Luna died at the scene. His family says that he was working next to the device when a…

Mountain Lion 10.30.2018

A mountain lion roaming the parking lot of a busy office complex in Pleasanton was tranquilized with the help of a drone using a thermal imaging camera. The one-year-old male cougar was about 80 pounds. It took four tranquilizer darts to bring him down. California Department of Fish and Wildlife officers wanted to transport the…