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SLO Co Vaccines 3.12.2021

San Luis Obispo county secures more vaccines for coronavirus. Dr. Penny Borenstein calls it an important milestone. The county has enough vaccines to give 5,500 first doses next week at one of the county’s vaccine clinics, including the one at the Paso Robles event center. To get a vaccine or to get tested, go to…

Opener For Friday 3.12.2021

Did you see any of that hail yesterday? Some hail came down in Paso Robles late yesterday afternoon. Part of the storm which dumped about a half inch of rain on the north county. Templeton received some now out around highway 41 and kingsbury. Thanks to Erik Gorham for the photo of that snow this…

North County Weather 3.11.2021

Cloudy today with occasional rain showers. A 40% chance of rain. Winds from the NNW 5-10 miles per hour, highs near 55. Partly cloudy tonight, lows near 35. Light variable winds. Partly cloudy skies partly sunny skies tomorrow. Highs near 60. The extended forecast calls for sunshine to return on Saturday and continue for another…

In Sports 3.11.2021

The Cal Poly women’s basketball team beat Long Beach State 61-60 on a last second shot by Sierra Campisano. So the Mustangs advance to the semi finals in the Big West play offs in Las Vegas. The women take on the 2nd seeded UC Irvine Anteaters at three. The Anteaters are most active on the…

Black Heritage Stamp 3.11.2021

The US postal service chose playwright August Wilson for the black heritage stamp for this year. It’s the 44th stamp in the series. Wilson died in 2005. Wilson is regarded as one of the nation’s greatest playwright’s. He brought African American drama to American theaters. He’s best known for plays like “Fences”, “Joe Turner’s Come…

SLO Couple Arrested 3.11.2021

Remember the case of the police chiefs missing gun? The San Luis Obispo police chief went into a restaurant off Los Osos Valley road, went into the restroom, and left her gun in there. Police frantically searched for it. They searched a home on O’Connor Way, believing they may have got the gun. What they…

Atascadero Arrest 3.11.2021

Atascadero police arrested a 20-year-old Bakersfield man who had just been released from prison. Brian Perales was driving a vehicle with no registration or paperwork. He had a handgun in the glove box, which is illegal because he had a felony conviction. As the investigation progressed Perales tried to run away, and a struggle ensued.…