Atascadero 10.23.2019

At last night’s Atascadero city council meeting, chamber president Emily Reneau named the winners of the chambers annual awards. They include lifetime member Don Idler. Business of the year is Z Villages. Entrepreneur of the year is Colony Market. Ambassador of the year is Erin McDaniel, Holiday Inn Express. Organization of the year is Parents…

Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Tue 10/22/2019

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: *Dr. Warren Farrell…

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Other Stories This Tuesday 10.22.2019

The woman convicted of vehicular manslaughter for striking a South Bay man while he was walking in Los Osos, gets six years in prison. But 25-year-old Emily Bales will be eligible to go before a state parole board in roughly one year. Bales was driving while intoxicated when she struck and killed 67-year-old Dale Paulsen…

State Workers 10.22.2019

Many state workers to get raises in the coming months. The governor signing new contracts with state workers that is boosting the pay for about two thirds of those working for the state. The raises are mostly about 3% per year. But in some hard-to-fill positions, the increases are up to 25%. Last year the…

Paso Robles School Board 10.22.2019

The Paso Robles school board meets this evening at the district office. The board will discuss issues they would like an accounting firm to investigate to ascertain the level of fraud which may have occurred during the tenure of former superintendent Chris Williams. Some of the issues which may be investigated: Kickbacks from vendors who…

Jessica Patterson 10.22.2019

The chair of the California republican party stopped by the north county yesterday to meet with Paso Robles Republican Women. Jessica Patterson met with several groups during her visit to the county. She’s trying to get local republicans to gear up for the upcoming March primary. Her immediate background is in preparing republican candidates to…