Paso Robles City Council 8.20.2018

Paso Robles city council meets tomorrow night. The council will discuss a plan by Justin winery to remove 13 oak trees from their facility on Wisteria lane, where they’re building a new wine storage building. Justin is also opening a tasting room in downtown Paso Robles. The council will also discuss at their meeting tomorrow…

In Sports 8.17.2018

The Cal Poly women’s soccer team kicks off its season with an exciting double-overtime scoreless draw against Marquette University. Paso Robles city councilman Fred strong is a Marquette alumnus. Although, when he attended Marquette, they were the Warriors, not the Golden Eagles. They changed the name after winning the national championship in basketball in 1977.…

Holloway 8.17.2018

In Paso Robles, a ribbon cutting yesterday for Holloway Gypsum. Holloway Gypsum is based in the Lost Hills area. The company was started more than 80 years ago when a night watchman noticed something unusual on the land there. That’s Vard Terry, president of Holloway Gypsum. He says the company has been selling gypsum, or…

Gloria Allred 8.17.2018

Celebrity attorney Gloria Allred files a lawsuit in San Luis Obispo superior court against the Lucia Mar unified school district and Nipomo high school girls wrestling coach Justin Magdelano. Magdelano was suspended by the school last October for inappropriate touching. An investigation by the county sheriff’s department concluded the DA’s office should file multiple charges…

California Valley Pot Farms 8.17.2018

Judge Barry la Barbera blocks the county from destroying marijuana plants on a farm in the California Valley. It’s a test case filed by the California Valley Cultural Growers Association. That group includes dozens of pot farm owners who have been told by the county to remove their plants. Hundreds of cannabis farms sprouted in…

Lompoc Fires 8.17.2018

In Lompoc, riverbed fires may be related to the eviction of homeless people living in the Santa Ynez riverbed. 15 fires have started in the riverbed this year. The most recent was yesterday afternoon, shortly after eviction notices were given to the riverbed encampments. None of the fires appear to be an arson, although police…

Atascadero Fire 8.17.2018

A wildfire burned about ten acres yesterday afternoon in Atascadero. The brush fire started near the corner of Gabardo and Tampico roads about 4:15 yesterday afternoon. Chris Elms of Cal Fire tells KSBY the fire threatened several structures on Rocky Canyon road. Fire fighting units from Atascadero, Templeton and Cal Fire responded. Firefighters stopped the…