North County Weather 8.16.2019

Sunny today, highs in the mid 90’s. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with lows in the mid 50’s. SW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with highs in the low 80’s. SW winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for cooler temperatures Sunday, then look for warmer temperatures returning…

In Sports 8.16.2019

Although the official high school season does not begin until next Friday, there’s a scrimmage this evening at Atascadero high school. The Greyhounds hosting the Templeton Eagles. JV at 5:30 varsity at 7. Then, the Templeton Eagles open at Caruthers in the valley next weekend. You can hear that game between Templeton and Caruthers live…

Nike Shoes 8.16.2019

A pair of Nike running shoes worn in the 1972 Olympic trials sold to a Eugene hotel for $50,000. The shoes worn by Dave Russell of Sacramento in the Olympic marathon trials. They were among the first 12 pair of Nike running shoes. The soles bore the imprint of a waffle iron. That design discovered…

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Other Stories This Friday 8.16.2019

A 33-year-old man found guilty of soliciting to murder his step mother. The case was brought to the attention of local law enforcement by 48-hours. According to a Paso Robles woman who served on the jury, staff members of the show were on hand for the jury’s decision. Sentencing for Beau Brigham is scheduled September…

Atascadero Cats 8.16.2019

Yesterday, Woods Humane Society in Atascadero hosted a community spay day. They spayed and neutered about 94 community cats. A community cat is one which is not owned by anyone, but lives in a colony with other stray cats. Some call them “homeless cats.” Those cats that got fixed were also “altered.” The vets remove…

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Benito Dusi Obituary 8.16.2019

One reminder this morning, Benito Dusi died July 17th. A celebration of his life will be held tomorrow. Benito was the youngest of three Dusi boys. He and his brothers, Guido and Dante farmed the vineyard planted by their parents in 1926. After he graduated from Paso Robles high school, Benito was drafted into the…

Roundabout 8.16.2019

More roundabouts planned for the north county. Caltrans Jim Shivers tells KPRL says there are several plans for 46 west. One is a Caltrans plan for a roundabout at 46 west and Vineyard drive. Another is a county project proposed for 46 west and 101. Caltrans would have some oversight, but the county would be…

How Hot Was It? 8.16.2019

Was it hot enough for you yesterday? Temperatures reached 107 yesterday in parts of Paso Robles. 102 in Shandon. 98 in Templeton. 97 in Atascadero. Palm Springs saw temperatures reach 113. 74 degrees in Cambria. Cooler temperatures today, and cooler still tomorrow and through this weekend. Forecasters say it will be down into the low…