Home Depot 6.27.2018

Home Depot is hiring. The retailer hosting job fairs at its locations today from 4-9 today. That’s to hire overnight freight associates and other open positions. Those positions vary by the location. Home Depot has eleven different job postings in San Luis. And ten positions open in Atascadero. They range from cashier and customer service…

Fire Yesterday Morning in San Luis 6.27.2018

Homeless transients started a brush fire early yesterday morning in San Luis Obispo. San Luis Obispo city fire responded to a vegetation fire behind the Courtyard Marriott in San Luis at approximately 1:45 yesterday morning. Officials say one homeless man was trying to transfer propane from one bottle to another larger bottle when a vapor…

Paso Robles School Board Budget 6.27.2018

The Paso Robles school board received an executive summary on the budget for the next fiscal year, and it’s looking grim. The projected general fund ending fund balance for the current fiscal year is just over $2 million dollars. That’s less than half what was projected at the 2nd interim. The reserve fund, which the…

In Sports 6.26.2018

The college world series championship will try again today in Omaha. Inclement weather postponed yesterday’s opening game in the best of three series between Oregon State and Arkansas. Game one of the best of three games is at four this afternoon our time.

Median Home Price 6.26.2018

The cost of a home in California went up again. The California Association of Realtors reporting that the median price for a single-family home in California topped $6-hundred thousand dollars for the first time. In San Luis Obispo county, the median price for a home is now 638 thousand dollars. That’s a 12% increase over…

Fire This Morning in San Luis 6.26.2018

Homeless transients start a brush fire early this morning in San Luis Obispo. San Luis Obispo city fire responded to a vegetation fire behind the Courtyard Marriott in San Luis at approximately 1:45 this morning. Officials say one homeless man was trying to transfer propane from one bottle to another larger bottle when a vapor…

Missing Shoe 6.26.2018

The owner of a missing shoe found in Creston steps forward and provides sheriff’s deputies with its matching mate. Sheriff’s deputies sought the owner of the shoe discovered back on May 5th, hoping it might be a clue leading to the location of Nancy Woodrum, who disappeared May 4th from her home on El Pharo…

Escape From County Jail 6.26.2018

A Paso Robles man who walked away from the county honor farm faces years in jail. 20-year-old Timothy Powers is charged with walking away from the county jail facility. He was allegedly aided in his escape by 24-year-old Claudia Penaloza of San Simeon. While she was out of jail on a promise to appear in…