Foxy The Fox 12.24.2018

An Arroyo Grande group is raising money for a memorial for Foxy, the fox who became a popular character in the Village last year. Foxy played with neighborhood dogs, hung out with the Village’s roosters, and was spotted running and playing throughout the Village of Arroyo Grande. People loved Foxy, but a woman complained that…

Yosemite Shutdown 12.24.2018

Despite the federal shutdown, Yosemite and other national parks remain open. Sequoia and Kings Canyon national parks are also open during the shutdown. At Yosemite, entrance stations will remain open, but unstaffed. The Yosemite medical clinic will remain open during its normal operating hours, but visitor centers will be closed. All national park service programs…

Thefts 12.24.2018

Early Saturday morning, sheriff’s deputies pulled over a car on highway 101 north of Paso Robles near Wellsona road and discovered nearly $20 thousand dollars of stolen items. The stolen items came from Victoria’s Secret, Lids and American Girl. They included toys, clothing and make-up. Burglary tools were also discovered in a search of their…

San Juan Bautista 12.21.2018

At Mission San Juan Bautista, crowds gathering this morning for the Winter Solstice, which illuminates the altar on this day as it has for 200 years. According to archaeologist Rueben Mendoza of Cal State Monterey Bay, the padres built the mission at an angle so that when the sun rises on the Winter Solstice, the…

Launch 12.21.2018

Vandenberg officials say that rocket launch will not happen this week. It was rescheduled for yesterday afternoon, but scrubbed, again. The launch will carry a top-secret payload into orbit for a mission dubbed NROL-71. High winds canceled the lift off Tuesday. On Wednesday, a hydrogen leak postponed the launch. Yesterday, it was scheduled to launch,…

Wild Horse 12.21.2018

The Cal Fire hazmat team was called to inspect a package sent to a Templeton winery yesterday. The package was leaking an unknown liquid. Wild Horse Winery received the package in the mail. When winery staff opened the package it started leaking some type of liquid, so they called 911. The county regional hazmat team…