Active Shooter Drill 8.15.2019

At the old Bauer Speck elementary school campus yesterday, the Paso Robles fire department, police department and Cal Fire conducted an active shooter drill. Battalion chief Brian Lewis coordinated the drill. He said it went well. Today, students at Bauer Speck attend classes in portables at the Flamson middle school campus at Spring and 26th.

ECHO 8.15.2019

Atascadero city council approved changes to allow El Camino homeless organization to expand their services at the homeless shelter in Atascadero. Phil Dunsmore is community development director. He describes the changes. Ten additional beds and there are also changes to the daytime hours. ECHO CEO Wendy Lewis says the goal remains the same for the…

First Day of School 8.15.2019

Today is the first day of school for student in Paso Robles and Shandon. A big challenge faces students and parents at the campus of Flamson middle school. Students at Bauer Speck elementary school have been relocated to the north end of that campus. They will occupy about ten portables installed over the summer. It…

Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Wed 08/14/2019

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: *Writer, Commentator and…

North County Weather 8.14.2019

Sunny today, highs near 103. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with lows in the upper 50’s. NW winds 10-15 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with highs near 104. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny weather through the week. Temperatures dropping back to 90 on Friday…

Highways Construction Work 8.14.2019

Driving north of Paso Robles on 101 has been challenging because of the San Miguel project, but Jim Shivers of Caltrans, says the work is moving forward faster than expected. Because of roadwork on highway one just south of Ragged Point, a stretch of highway one is closed overnight for road work this week. That’s…

Paso Robles School District 8.14.2019

Last night, the Paso Robles school board swore in Dr. Curt Dubost as superintendent of the district. They had neglected to do so when he took office last meeting, so school board president Joel Peterson swore him last night. On a 4-3 vote, the school board rejected a proposed agreement between San Miguel and Paso…

Parking in Downtown 8.14.2019

Beginning today, it may cost you to park in downtown Paso Robles. Beginning today, the new parking kiosks are working and if you park in the downtown, you have to go to the kiosk and register your car license number or you can download the app from the city website. If you fail to do…