Rosenberg 01.10.2019

If you watched the NCAA championship game Monday night, you may have noticed the disruption caused when a 16-year-old San Luis Obispo girl rushed onto the field to protest Petaluma poultry, which supplies chickens to Levi’s stadium in Santa Clara. Zoe Rosenberg previously protested animal rights issues locally. In December 2017, she protested outside the…

Shark Attack 01.10.2019

The surfer who survived a shark attack at Montana de Oro is talking about the experience. He says it occurred Tuesday morning as he was surfing off Sandspit beach with several friends. The 19-year-old Palos Verdes native has surfed since he was four, so it came is as a surprise. He says he never saw…

Water Treatment Plant 01.10.2019

Construction work continues on the tertiary treatment facilities project in Paso Robles to develop ultraviolet light disinfection process to produce recycled water for the city. Matt Thompson is waste water manager with the city. The ultraviolet light will save the city $250 thousand dollars a year in chemical costs. There will be a $75 thousand…

Weather 01.10.2019

A break today, from the wet weather of 2019. After the fog dissipates, we’ll get sunny skies today, then a little rain tomorrow afternoon. The monsoon resumes Sunday. Showers Sunday, turning to rain Monday through Thursday of next week. We may get another two inches of rain next week. So far in Paso Robles, rainfall…

In Sports 01.09.2019

The Paso Robles Bearcat boys basketball team lost to Mission Prep 71-57 last night in San Luis Obispo. The Royals jumped out to 21-4 lead in the first quarter, and coasted for three quarters. The Bearcats fall to 7-11, 0-3 in conference. Templeton boys beat Atascadero 55-27. Templeton is now 8-7 overall, 2-0 in conference.…

Eucalyptus Death 01.09.2019

UC Berkeley officials say a man was killed over the weekend when a eucalyptus tree fell on his car on campus. 32-year-old Alexander Grant of Novato died at the scene. Northern California experienced heavy winds which uprooted trees and toppled utility poles. Some 90 thousand people lost power over the weekend.

Surfer 01.09.2019

A surfer attacked by a shark at Montana de Oro state park yesterday. Park ranger supervisor Robert Colligan says the attack occurred around ten yesterday morning. 19-year-old Nick Wapner, who is a Cal Poly student, was attacked at Sandspit beach. He was surfing with three friends, about 100 yards off shore. He was transported to…

Atascadero City Council 01.09.2019

Atascadero city council met last night at the rotunda. The first meeting of the new calendar year. The agenda was light, but they approved dissolving the Parks and Recreation Commission. By dissolving the Parks and Recreation Commission, it will save 100-150 hours of staff time each year. Up next for Atascadero, the Tamale Festival Saturday,…