Pastor Dale Paulsen 11.20.2018

People in Morro Bay mourning the death of 67-year-old Dale Paulsen, who was struck and killed by a drunken hit-and-run driver while walking in Los Osos Sunday evening. Paulsen was the pastor at Morro Bay Presbyterian church for the past 23 years. Sunday morning during the service, he announced his plans to retire in January.…

City Council 11.20.2018

Tonight, the Paso Robles city council will discuss in closed session a proposal to buy the vacant boys school on Airport road. It’s another step in a long journey for city staff to try to gain control of the 135 acre facility. We’ll learn more about the city’s plans tonight when the council reports back…

North County Weather 11.19.2018

Mostly sunny today, highs near 70 Tonight, clear with temperatures in the mid 30’s Tomorrow, sunny, highs in the upper 60’s The long range forecast is predicting rain and wind on Wednesday. We may get four tenths of an inch of rain on Wednesday. Then sunny skies on Thanksgiving, Black Friday and small business Saturday…

In Sports 11.19.2018

Mission Prep beat Fresno Christian 60-20 to win the CIF central section championship. The 8-man football team finishes the season with a perfect 11-0 record. Eleven north county players started for the undefeated Royals. Several are seniors and will be moving on, including Chase Jones of San Miguel. The program has a number of good…

Shop Local 11.19.2018

Thanksgiving week generally kicks off the Christmas shopping season. Black Friday the day after Thanksgiving, and on Saturday, shop local. Mary Uebersax is with Main Street in Paso Robles. She says, “shop small on Saturday in the north county.” That’s the message from Main Street in Paso Robles.

Pinedo Found Guilty 11.19.2018

A jury finds 38-year-old Jim Pinedo of San Miguel guilty of attempted murder. Pinedo allegedly shot his girlfriend in the neck with a .22 caliber rifle, but Cancene Cordova refused to testify against him. She told the court that Pinedo did not shoot her, which contradicted earlier statements she made after awakening from a 10-day…

Fatal 11.19.2018

A fatal hit and run crash yesterday afternoon in Los Osos. 67-year-old Dale Paulsen of Los Osos was walking eastbound on the westbound shoulder of Ramona avenue, east of Pine avenue, when he was struck by a pick- up truck driven by 24-year-old Emily Bales of Los Osos. Ms. Bales fled the scene but was…