Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Thu 8/16/2018

Jaime Umphenour is the host of “Sound-Off”, the longest running talk show on the Central Coast now in its sixth decade. 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.

Cannabis 8.16.2018

Cannabis growers in the California Valley face big fines. After supervisors adopted new rules regulating cannabis growers, the county is asking those cultivators to remove their crops. Some growers who bought land when medical cultivation was allowed, are going to court asking a judge to postpone action against them. Their lawsuit asking judge Barry la…

Paso Robles Police Sergeant 8.16.2018

A Paso Robles police officer is on paid administrative leave while the sheriff’s office investigates charges of assault. Christopher Mcguire has been on paid administrative leave since May. Details have not been released, but Tony Cipola of the sheriff’s department says the results of the investigation have been forwarded to the district attorney’s office. They’ll…

Paso Robles City Council 8.16.2018

It’s official, in Paso Robles, two mayoral candidates and four city council candidates. Mayor Steve Martin running for reelection. He’s being challenged by councilman Jim Reed. Four candidates for two positions on the council. Incumbent John Hamon is running for reelection. Also in the race, Maria Elena Garcia, Andy Pekema and Michael Rivera. The general…

Atascadero Cruisin’ Weekend 8.16.2018

The city of Atascadero gearing up for one of the biggest events of the year. 2018 Cruisin’ Weekend. Hot El Camino Cruise Nite on Friday. Mid State Cruizers car show at Atascadero lake park Saturday from 10-3. Dancing in the streets from 5-10. Lots of dance entertainment, and five bands performing in downtown Atascadero. Cruisin’…

Superintendent 8.16.2018

The Paso Robles school district board of trustees votes 6-1 to approve an employment agreement with superintendent Chris Williams. The agreement stipulates that Williams receives $214 thousand dollars-a-year and $500 a month vehicle stipend. He receives other generous benefits, including insurance, dues and fees for membership in local organizations. When Williams is terminated, he will…

School Resumes 8.16.2018

Back to school yesterday in Atascadero and San Miguel. Students in those two school districts returned to school yesterday. Students go back to school today in the Paso Robles and Shandon school district. Students in Templeton start school next Monday. Coast union starts school next Wednesday in Cambria.