Cannabis Compliance Team 9.13.2018

The Santa Barbara county sheriff’s cannabis compliance team discovers several illegal marijuana cultivation sites in Nipomo. The team includes investigators from the sheriff’s special investigations bureau, Santa Barbara police department, California Fish & Wildlife, county district attorney’s investigator’s office and the county’s planning and development department. They served search warrants in Nipomo, Santa Barbara county…

ASH Career Fair 9.13.2018

Atascadero state hospital is conducting a career fair Saturday for prospective employees. ASH is the largest forensic mental health hospital system in the nation. They are looking for people to fill jobs in 300 clinical and non-clinical classifications. The career fair is Saturday from 9-3 at Atascadero state hospital.

Kurt Hardenbrook 9.12.2018

For five years, Kurt Hardenbrook has served as general manager of Kuehl -Nicolay funeral home in Paso Robles. Today, he is leaving to return home to his native Idaho. Kurt Hardenbrook, returning today to Idaho after five years as general manager of the Kuehl-Nicolay funeral home. Many are sad to see him go, but Kurt…

Atascadero Teacher 9.12.2018

The district attorney’s office has not yet filed charges against Chris Berdoll, the Atascadero teacher accused of possessing child pornography, some of it allegedly containing pictures and videos of his students. 48-year-old Chris Berdoll was arrested Monday and released after a short visit to the county jail. The school district reported to police that he…

Paso Robles School Board 9.12.2018

The Paso Robles school board met last night, but made no mention of the elephant in the room. The elephant is the budgetary problems facing the school district. No budget report last night. No mention of the budget. Later this week, however, the school district is required to submit unaudited actuals to the state showing…