Contract For Superintendent 8.14.2018

Tonight, the Paso Robles school board to discuss a new employment agreement for superintendent Chris Williams. The agreement stipulates a base salary of $214 thousand dollars, but the benefits are loaded. 22 days of paid vacation days a year, and that does not include holidays. $500 per month compensation for personal vehicle expenses. If he’s…

Atascadero City Council 8.14.2018

Tonight, Atascadero city council talks about downtown traffic calming. The council will look at a traffic calming and corridor plan and direct staff to develop layouts for that plan. The Atascadero city council meeting gets underway at six tonight at the historic rotunda. You can hear the meeting live here on KPRL.

In Sports 8.13.2018

Fall high school sports starting in the north county. The Templeton Eagles football team playing a scrimmage Saturday night against Mcfarland at Templeton high school. Coach Tyler Lane tells KPRL he was pleased with the team’s performance against the Cougars. Next up for the Eagles, Aptos high school, which beat the Eagles in Santa Cruz…

Fires 8.13.2018

Firefighters making progress against the Holy fire near Lake Elsinore. That fire now 52% contained. So far it’s destroyed 16 structures. The Holy fire is one of 20 wildfire burning in California. The Ferguson fire is up to 82% contained. The fire is still burning along Wawona road in Yosemite national park. Firefighters trying to…

Keith Ellison 8.13.2018

The co-chair of the democratic national committee is accused of physical and emotional abuse by an ex-girlfriend. Congressman Keith Ellison is running for attorney general in Minnesota. Karen Monohan says she has video of the congressman screaming obscenities at her as he dragged her off a bed by her feet. Ellison denies the charges against…

Candidates 8.13.2018

The deadline to registers as a candidate for the November general election has been extended in several north county races. That extension occurs when an incumbent does not run for reelection. We do know, however, that Paso Robles city councilman Jim Reed is running for mayor. The incumbent mayor, Steve Martin, previously announcing he’s running…