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Yosemite Tagging 06.14.2022

In Yosemite national park, national park service investigators are working with other law enforcement agencies to determine who tagged rocks with graffiti in about 30 different locations along a popular trail in the national park. The taggers spray painted “Fresno” on several of the rocks. The tagging occurred May 20th on rocks along the upper…

Flag Day Today 06.14.2022

Flag Day today. Forecasters say it will be a little warmer today in the north county. Highs near 95 and some light wind to unfurl your flag if you put it out today. Tomorrow will be hotter, near 100. Then it cools off in the north county on Thursday. Father’s Day weekend will be cooler.…

North County Weather 06.13.2022

Sunny today in the north county, highs near 89. NW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tonight, clear skies, lows near 50. NW winds 15-25 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny skies, highs near 95. NW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for sunny skies thru this weekend. A warming trend begins Wednesday. Temperatures…

In Sports 06.13.2022

Two county baseball players listed among the top twenty for the upcoming professional baseball draft. In a list shared during coverage of the Super Regionals, Cal Poly’s Brooks Lee is ranked #4 among potential draftees. Dylan Beavers of Paso Robles is ranked #14. Beavers played the last several years for CAL, and led the PAC-12…

Black Bears in Morro Bay 06.13.2022

Black bears spotted recently in Morro Bay and Cambria. One was spotted June 4th in San Simeon. Last Thursday, Morro Bay rescuers extracted a bear from a city storm drain along highway one. The bear was lost and roaming around Morro Bay. Bears have been around the area for thousands of years. That’s why they…

Atascadero Printery 06.13.2022

In Atascadero over the weekend, dozens of people turned out for an Open House at the old Printery building. Red Heesh opened up a storage unit to demonstrate printing equipment that he’s collecting for a printing museum at the old Printery building. His collection includes old printing equipment used by the Tribune before they got…

SLO Elections Update 06.13.2022

At the county elections office in San Luis Obispo, the county clerk-recorders staff will resume counting ballots today. They counted ballots on Friday, after taking a couple days off after election day. They counted about 6,000 ballots on Friday. So, there are now about 42,000 ballots remaining to be counted. Those include vote by mail…

San Simeon CSD 06.13.2022

In San Simeon, the Community Services District is going to issue intent-to-serve letters after a 36-year moratorium on new water hook-ups. One man sued the CSD after waiting for decades. He described it as a hardship being on the wait-list for thirty years. On Thursday, the San Simeon CSD board voted to give 13 developers…