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Other Stories This Tuesday 10.22.2019

The woman convicted of vehicular manslaughter for striking a South Bay man while he was walking in Los Osos, gets six years in prison. But 25-year-old Emily Bales will be eligible to go before a state parole board in roughly one year. Bales was driving while intoxicated when she struck and killed 67-year-old Dale Paulsen…

State Workers 10.22.2019

Many state workers to get raises in the coming months. The governor signing new contracts with state workers that is boosting the pay for about two thirds of those working for the state. The raises are mostly about 3% per year. But in some hard-to-fill positions, the increases are up to 25%. Last year the…

Paso Robles School Board 10.22.2019

The Paso Robles school board meets this evening at the district office. The board will discuss issues they would like an accounting firm to investigate to ascertain the level of fraud which may have occurred during the tenure of former superintendent Chris Williams. Some of the issues which may be investigated: Kickbacks from vendors who…

Jessica Patterson 10.22.2019

The chair of the California republican party stopped by the north county yesterday to meet with Paso Robles Republican Women. Jessica Patterson met with several groups during her visit to the county. She’s trying to get local republicans to gear up for the upcoming March primary. Her immediate background is in preparing republican candidates to…

Weather Forecasters 10.22.2019

Weather forecasters and utility companies are predicting high winds in northern California which may require utilities to shut off power to some areas. The areas with elevated risk includes parts of northern California and the Sierra Nevada foothills north and east of the Sacramento valley. PG and E may proactively cut power in 17 northern…

In High School Football 10.21.2019

The Templeton Eagles beat the Morro Bay Pirates, 48-19. Coach Don Crow tells KPRL “It was a big win for the Eagles. Now we prepare for the league championship, next Friday at Volunteer Stadium in Templeton. The Templeton Eagles improve to 7-1 overall. Templeton will host Mission Prep Friday in a game that will determine…

Zoo Boo 10.21.2019

The Charles Paddock Zoo is already dressed up for Halloween. There’s a giant dragon, a large inflatable pumpkin and lots of Halloween decorations up at the zoo. Zoo director Alan Baker says Zoo Boo returns to the zoo in Atascadero this Saturday night at the Charles Paddock Zoo. For more information go to the Atascadero…

Cal Poly Diversity 10.21.2019

After a two day Diversity Workshop last week at the Cal Poly campus, Damon Williams of the center for strategic diversity leadership and social innovation, presents Cal Poly with seven recommendations to build diversity and inclusive excellence. Williams says, “Cal Poly now has an opportunity to unite as a campus and embrace a collective journey…

Keanon Lowe 10.21.2019

A coach and staff member at a high school in Portland is finally speaking out about an incident last May, when a student walked into a classroom with a shotgun. The student intended to shoot himself, but the weapon misfired. Keanon Lowe then took the weapon away from the student, took him outside, and hugged…