San Miguel Man 7.25.2019

A San Miguel man convicted of shooting his girlfriend in the neck gets life in prison. 38-year-old Jim Pinedo found guilty of seven felony counts including attempted murder, assault with a firearm, inflicting corporal injury to an intimate partner and threatening and dissuading a witness. He was sentenced yesterday in San Luis Obispo superior court…

Paso Robles GSA Meeting 7.25.2019

Another meeting for the group developing a draft plan for the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin. San Luis Obispo county supervisors Debbie Arnold is not a member of the Groundwater Sustainability Agency committee, but she attended the meeting yesterday afternoon along with about 50 other interested people. Groundwater sustainability was the subject of another in a…

Mid State Fair 7.25.2019

Finally, yesterday, we get some fair weather in the north county. Temperatures reaching 108 in Paso Robles. About 101 in Atascadero yesterday. 99 degrees in Shandon and Templeton. Day nine today of the California Mid State Fair. It begins early this morning with a pancake breakfast at the downtown city park. It’s free, but you…

Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Wed 07/24/2019

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: *Foreign policy and…

North County Weather 7.24.2019

Sunny today with highs near 103. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, mostly clear with lows near 62. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, partly cloudy with highs near 101. Westerly winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny weather through the weekend. High temperatures around 100. A cooling…

Dodger Stadium 7.24.2019

Dodger stadium is getting a face lift. The Dodgers unveiling plans yesterday for a $100 million dollar renovation during the off season. The improvements to be completed in time for next season. A new center field plaza will include a food and beer garden, two sports bars and children’s area. It will cover two acres.…

Dick Mason

Bang the Drum 7.24.2019

Bang The Drum Brewery in San Luis is moving. Noelle Dubois says the brewery signed a lease Monday to move into a nearby commercial space next to Crux Climbing Center at 1150 Laurel Lane. The new space is quite a bit larger. It’s 4,300 square feet. The opening will be October or November.

Gas Leak San Luis 7.24.2019

San Luis Obispo fire and the gas company responded to a possible gas leak in downtown San Luis yesterday. Reports came in around ten near the corner of Monterey and Osos streets. The odor was initially believed to be a natural gas leak. The area was evacuated and traffic was blocked for an hour. Employees…