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In Sports 9.20.2018

The Templeton Eagle football team traveling to Santa Ynez tomorrow night to take on the Pirates. You can hear the game live here on KPRL. The Paso Robles Bearcats host Sanger tomorrow night at War Memorial stadium. Atascadero travels to Santa Maria to take on Pioneer Valley. Tonight at Templeton high school, the Eagles volleyball…

Alex Bar-B-Q 9.20.2018

Pismo Beach officials upset with the contractor who demolished the Alex Bar-B-Q building on Tuesday. Kain Building and Design Group in San Luis said the demolition of the building was done with the city’s full knowledge. Sean Kain writes, “the demolition of Alex’s was conducted after meeting with, and approval by, numerous city officials in…

Diablo Bill 9.20.2018

The governor finally signs into law that senate bill to provide San Luis Obispo county $85 million dollars to help mitigate the impact of the closure of Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant. It sat on the governor’s desk for about one month. Earlier this month, assemblyman Jordan Cunningham talked with KPRL about the senate bill…

Paso Talks 9.20.2018

A packed house at La Bellasera Hotel and Suites last night for a discussion on tourism in Paso Robles. It was the 4th of six discussions hosted by the city to educate candidates and the public about issues facing the city. About seventy people attended the event at La Bellasera, including several city council candidates.…

Scarecrow 9.19.2018

In Santa Barbara, police arrest a 19-year-old man who they believe robbed stores for nearly two years, often wearing a mask and black coveralls and wielding a baseball bat. In one surveillance photo, the robber looks like the DC Comics villain “Scarecrow”. In another robbery, he ran to the back of a store, grabbed the…

WOW Week 9.19.2018

The Week of Welcome is underway at Cal Poly for incoming students. Yesterday, hundreds attended a new program about diversity. Every member of the incoming class attended a course presented by the Cal Poly Vice-President for Diversity and Inclusion. Jamie Patton made a call for “Diversity of Thought and Diversity of Experiences.”. His talk was…