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Wisher and Oceano Dunes 7.08.2019

A curious sidebar to the Oceano Dunes debate. A man who lives in Trilogy is asking Trilogy residents to help defeat 5th district supervisor Debbie Arnold. The Trilogy development in the Nipomo area has led the charge to close the dunes. Dick Wisher sent out emails to his Trilogy neighbors last week telling them about…

Off Road and Oceano Dunes 7.08.2019

The future of off roading at the Oceano Dunes may be decided this week. The California Coastal Commission has the issue on their agenda for a meeting scheduled Thursday in San Luis Obispo. A report issued by the Coastal Commission staff is advising that the board take steps to stop recreational off-highway vehicle use at…

Earthquakes 7.08.2019

Earthquakes on the minds of many in California after two big tremors shake southern California. The first measured 6.4 on Thursday. The epicenter near Ridgecrest. Then Friday evening, a second quake measured 7.1, which is ten times greater than the first. Governor Gavin Newsom visited Ridgecrest over the weekend and talked about a discussion he…

Kejuan Bynum 7.08.2019

The Atascadero man accused of fatally stabbing a Paso Robles man in Shandon back on June first entered a not guilty plea last week. 26-year-old Kejuan Bynum entered the plea last Wednesday in San Luis Obispo superior court. He’s accused of fatally stabbing 23-year-old Christopher Wilson. His defense attorney says he’s working on the case.…

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Sheriff’s Office 7.08.2019

The San Luis Obispo county sheriff’s department is investigating a suspicious death in the north county. The body of a man discovered early yesterday on the side of Estrella road near Hog Canyon in rural Paso Robles. Deputies responded to a call Sunday morning and found a dead Hispanic male. One report indicates the man…

North County Weather 7.05.2019

Mostly sunny today with highs in the upper 80’s. Westerly winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with lows near 50. Westerly winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with highs near 90. Westerly winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny weather through next week with highs near 90.

Lavender Festival 7.05.2019

The Lavender Festival is tomorrow at the downtown city park in Paso Robles. Kevin Fuson grows Lavender near the river bottoms a few miles north of Paso Robles. He says it’s a very useful crop. You can check out all the uses, tomorrow at the Lavender Festival 10-5 at the downtown city park, and it’s…

Other Stories This Friday 7.05.2019

Two men found dead on board a boat which had been reported missing off shore of Santa Barbara. 53-year-old Gary Bishop and 49-year-old Christopher Avila were transporting the boat from the Channel Islands harbor to port San Luis. There’s no evidence of foul play. The incident is under investigation. An earthquake shakes southern California yesterday…