In Sports 4.15.2019

The Paso Robles baseball team beat Arroyo Grande 10-3. The Paso Robles softball beat Arroyo Grande 7-2. Jaiden Ralston struck out 16 in the game. Atascadero softball team in a tournament late last week. They beat Morro Bay 7-4, and St. Bonaventure 9-0 on Friday. On Saturday they beat Pioneer Valley 11-1, and lost to…

Austin Kaiser 4.15.2019

Last week, Bob and Popi Kaiser of San Miguel went back to the Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia to watch their son, Austin, caddie for Xander Schoufele, a 25-year-old currently ranked #10 in the world. Growing up in the North County, Austin Kaiser was obsessed with golf. At the age of 3, he took…

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Art in the Park 4.15.2019

“Art in the Park” attracted hundreds of people to the Paso Robles downtown city park over the weekend. Dozens of artists from several western states, and a few from the east coast displayed art, ceramics, photography, jewelry and wood craft. “Art in the Park” may return again in October to the downtown city park in…

Home Invasion in Santa Maria 4.15.2019

A Santa Maria family fought off a home invasion robbery early Saturday morning. Three teenagers wielding knives and one carrying a rifle broke into their home. An 11-year-old boy awakened when he heard noises, ran to his parents bedroom where he saw a suspect holding a gun to his father’s head. He tackled the suspect…

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Geiger Acquittal 4.15.2019

A jury acquits former Grover Beach police officer Alex Geiger in that fatal dog attack. Geiger was accused of not securing his police dog, which got out and attacked two neighbors. 65-year-old David Fear went to the aid of an 80-year-old neighbor woman. Fear died from injuries sustained in the attack. Last week, Alex Geiger…

Pot Farm Closed 4.15.2019

A south county pot farm closed for repeated violations of county codes on cannabis. County supervisors revoked the merit granted by the county planning commission to C-FAM Management Group. The Nipomo operation had a record of non permitted processing and manufacturing. Offensive cannabis odors emanated from the marijuana grow and processing plant. So, it’s being…

Roadwork on 13th Street 4.15.2019

If you’ve driving on 13th street through downtown Paso Robles, you’ve seen the roadwork there. The city putting in lighted pedestrian crosswalks to make it safer for pedestrians to walk across 13th. Ditas Esperanza of the Paso Robles public works department says they’ll be working on 13th street again this week.

Paso Robles City Council 4.15.2019

Paso Robles city council meets tomorrow night. The council will appoint young Paso Roblans to the youth commission. They will also make appointments to the senior citizen advisory committee and the parks and recreation committee. Tomorrow night’s city council meeting gets underway at 6:30 pm. You can hear the meeting live on KPRL, beginning at…

Atascadero Traffic Calming Workshops 4.15.2019

The Traffic Calming Workshops continue this week in Atascadero. Tuesday, from 10:00 am until 1:00 pm, the planning department will conduct a workshop at the rotunda. They’re looking for your input about plans to redesign El Camino Real through downtown Atascadero. The intent is to increase parking by providing diagonal parking spaces in the center…

Weather 4.15.2019

Forecasters say we’ll see mostly sunny skies today, but a 65% chance of showers early this evening. The clouds will linger tomorrow morning. We’ll have a 20% chance of rain tomorrow. Then mostly sunny skies tomorrow afternoon. At the lakes, the run off continues. San Antonio lake up another percentage point Friday to reach 41%…