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Olive Festival 5.01.2019

The 16th annual Olive Festival is this Saturday at the downtown city park in Paso Robles. The Olive Festival opens at 10:00 Saturday morning. There will be cooking demonstrations and tasting all day. There will also be a pre-Olive Festival social mixer Friday evening at Allegretto Vineyard Resort. For more information go to the Main…

13th Street Roadwork 5.01.2019

The 13th Street roadwork in Paso Robles is now an overnight job. This week, crews are grinding the pavement before it’s repaved. The work begins around 8:00 in the evening, but the streets are not closed until the restaurants and other businesses along 13th street shut their doors for the night. When the work is…

Superintendents 5.01.2019

Two candidates for Paso Robles schools district superintendent met with about 100 members of the public Tuesday afternoon at the school district office on Niblick road. Bill Young, deputy superintendent of the Natomas school district in Sacramento, spoke first. Young told those in attendance about his background and his desire to become superintendent in the…

Weather 5.01.2019

Forecasters say the clouds will dissipate today and we’ll enjoy mostly sunny skies. We’ll see temperatures reach 80 this afternoon. Then mostly sunny skies through the weekend. There’s still a chance of rain late Saturday night and Sunday morning. Another 20% chance of rain Monday afternoon. Otherwise, mostly sunny skies for the next week or…

Weather 4.30.2019

Forecasters say we’ll see clouds this morning, then sunshine this afternoon. Similar to yesterday, although the sun did not come out in the north county until very late yesterday afternoon. We may see more sun today. The long range forecast calls for mostly sunny skies through the weekend, although there’s about a 20% chance of…

In Sports 4.30.2019

The Templeton softball team closes out the regular season at Paso Robles high school this afternoon at 4:30. The Templeton baseball team hosts the Paso Robles Bearcats at 6:00 this evening at Vineyard athletic park. The Atascadero baseball team plays at Arroyo Grande tomorrow at 4:30. The Atascadero softball team plays at St. Joseph Thursday…

Three Speckled Hens 4.30.2019

Three Speckled Hens Antique and Old Stuff show returns to Paso Robles this weekend. Now in its 13th year, Suzi Fuller says it started on a road trip with Kathy Marquardt. They bought so many items at a show in Spokane Washington, they had to rent a big trailer. One the way home, they decided…

Avenatti 4.30.2019

Attorney Michael Avenatti pleads not guilty to charges he stole millions of dollars from clients, cheated on his taxes and lied to investigators. He entered his not guilty plea yesterday in federal court in Santa Ana. Avenatti said, “not guilty to all charges.” Avenatti rose to fame representing porn star Stormy Daniels in her legal…

Mark Domingo 4.30.2019

A 26-year-old man who converted to Islam arrested in southern California as he plotted to bomb a rally in southern California. Mark Domingo served in Afghanistan with the US army. He was arrested Friday after visiting a park in Long Beach where he intended to plant homemade explosive devices made with nail-filled pressure cookers in…

Identity of Fatality 4.30.2019

The man killed last Friday at the Oceano Dunes has been identified. He’s 34-year-old Chor Vang of Sacramento. His body was discovered Friday afternoon in the vent pipe area of the dunes. Authorities believe he had been traveling eastbound on his ATV when he approached the top of a dune. He applied the brakes to…