Talk on the Block 6.07.2019

The final “Talk on the Block” attracted about 35 Atascadero residents to Monterey Road elementary school last night. Police chief Jerel Haley gave a power point overview detailing the city’s operation. Then, residents were given an opportunity to ask questions of city department heads who attended last night’s meeting. Mayor Heather Moreno tells KPRL a…

Graduation 6.07.2019

Commencement exercises continue for north county high schools. Last night, 165 members of Templeton high school’s class of 2019 received their diplomas in a ceremony held at the high school football field, clearly visible to those driving on 101 through Templeton. At War Memorial stadium in Paso Robles, hundreds of people turned out for Liberty…

Weather 6.07.2019

A warming trend this weekend in the north county. Today will be in the upper 80’s. Tomorrow in the low 90’s. Sunday temperatures will be close to 100 degrees. Next week temperatures will be in the mid 80’s to low 90’s. No rain in the next week’s forecast. Meanwhile in the sierra, the snow pack…

Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Thu 06/06/2019

Jaime Umphenour is the host of “Sound-Off”, the longest running talk show on the Central Coast. She brings to the show an eclectic range of guests from Authors to Artists, business owners to politicians, and everyone in between. Tune in to Sound Off every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.     Today’s guests: *Steve Frank of…

Brooks Lee 6.06.2019

While a few high school graduates are signing million dollar contracts to play professional baseball, Brooks Lee of San Luis Obispo is going to pass on a $2 million dollar signing bonus to play for his dad at Cal Poly. Lee was slated to be drafted around #37 overall. Lee worked out with three major…

High School Graduation 6.06.2019

This is the week for graduations. Atascadero and Shandon held commencement exercises yesterday. 245 Greyhounds graduated yesterday. Kyle de Matias is this year’s valedictorian at Atascadero high school. In Shandon, sixteen Shandon seniors graduated. Alberto Ramirez was this year’s valedictorian. More graduations today in the north county including Liberty high school in Paso Robles.

Culinary Arts Academy Director Suspended 6.06.

A new development in the Paso Robles school district. The director of the Culinary Arts Academy has been suspended. Gregg Wangard was hired by former superintendent Chris Williams. During Wangard’s tenure, the Culinary Arts Academy has been fined at least three times by the state, although the infractions were not made public. The academy started…

Talk on the Block 6.06.2019

Tonight in Atascadero, the final in a series of four “Talk on the Block.” Tonight’s event to be held from 6-7 at Monterey Road elementary school. The events are sponsored by the Atascadero chamber of commerce. Tonight’s final “Talk on the Block” in Atascadero takes place at Monterey Road elementary school, which is located on…