Burning Apartment 3.12.2018

Around three Sunday day afternoon, a Paso Robles police officer was flagged down and told of an apartment fire on Riverside avenue. Through the open front door, the officer saw someone lying on the floor of a smokey apartment. The officer and a bystander pulled the injured person from the apartment. Fire officials arrived and…

More Rain This Week 3.12.2018

Forecasters says the rain will continue, but it’s going to get cooler. Cloudy today, then an 80% chance of rain tomorrow. Sunny on Wednesday, then cooler and more showers on Thursday and Friday. Forecasters say it will be mostly sunny and cooler Saturday through Wednesday. Highs in the upper 50’s and low 60’s. Down into…

In Sports 3.09.2018

The Paso Robles Bearcat baseball team swept Galena of Reno, Nevada yesterday in a double header at Barnhart field. The Bearcats won the first game 5-4, and won the second 7-0. The Bearcat softball team beat Santa Maria 9-4. Jasmine Smiley went 40-4 in the game. Beca Stroud had a 3-run double. The Templeton eagles…

Pioneer Museum 3.09.2018

More than 200 people showed up last night for the open house at the pioneer museum in Paso Robles. Pioneer museum president Melody Mullis says she was pleased with the big turn-out. Over at the barbed wire display, hundreds of types on display, including one type of barbed wire developed locally. The pioneer museum is…

Doc Gets DUI 3.09.2018

The Visalia physician who previously served as San Luis Obispo county’s medical examiner may keep his license for the time being, but he’s on three years probation. Dr. Gary Walter of Visalia was arrested for driving under the influence after striking a parked car with his vehicle on his way to an autopsy in San…

Bullet Train 3.09.2018

The new chief executive of the California high-speed rail authority says get ready for a bumpy ride. He says cost estimates are up. The delays are expected to increase as well. The rail authority to release its latest business plan today. The plan is to transport people from Los Angeles to San Francisco in under…

Water Rates In San Miguel 3.09.2018

Water rates in San Miguel may double. The San Miguel Community Service District conducting a special meeting at six this evening at the CSD office. Some residents upset about the increase. Rob Roberson is manager of the San Miguel Community Services District. He says operational costs have the water district operating on a $177 thousand…

Rain 3.09.2018

It may not be a March miracle, but the north county is getting more rain in the next week. Tomorrow almost an inch of rain is expected. Then another storm arrives Tuesday, and this is expected to drop almost an inch of rain over three days time. Rainfall totals remain about one quarter of the…