Fire at Atascadero High School 5.24.2019

A small fire reported yesterday morning at Atascadero high school. The fire reported at 9:31 in the restroom in the I-building. The Atascadero fire department sent two engines. The first engine found a restroom filled with black smoke. Fire personal discovered a small fire burning on the floor between two bathroom sinks. The fire was…

Memorial Day Weekend 5.24.2019

Memorial Day weekend in the north county. A big event opening at ten this morning at the Santa Margarita Ranch. The Best of the West Antique Equipment Show runs today, tomorrow and Sunday at the ranch. A tractor parade at 10:30 each day. A salute to veterans at twelve noon. Retired navy commander Patrick Sayne…

Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Thu 05/23/2019

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…

North County Weather 5.23.2019

Mostly cloudy, highs in the mid 60’s. SSW winds 15 to 25 miles per hour. Tonight, partly cloudy, lows near 50, a 10% chance of rain. Tomorrow, partly cloudy, highs in the mid 70’s. The extended forecast call for mostly sunny skies Saturday. Increasing clouds Sunday. A 60% chance of rain early next Monday, but…

Birthday Surprise 5.23.2019

25-year-old Kyrie Dequan Austin of Lancaster wanted to give his girlfriend a birthday she wouldn’t forget. He succeeded, culminating in his arrest for using a stolen credit card. It all started when Dequan’s girlfriend saw her idols going on a wine tour in an episode of “Keeping Up with the Kardashians.” She thought it would…

Chainsaw Thievery 5.23.2019

Two north county men arrested after trying to sell a stolen chainsaw. The theft occurred on the 2800 block of Schoolhouse Circle. A resident said he accidentally left his garage door open at night and someone stole three chainsaws. Police discovered that 29-year-old Harrison Labarbera was selling online two of the chainsaws. Undercover officers arranged…

Digital West 5.23.2019

The Paso Robles city council agrees to an agreement with Digital West to provide fiber optic carriers. The city’s Dave McCue introduced the proposal to the council. Jory Wolf of Magellan Advisors was hired by the city to analyze the unsolicited, non-exclusive proposal. Jory told the council it looked sound, and he spoke favorably of…