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Pot Delivery 4.08.2019

25 local municipalities are suing the state of California over state pot delivery. They’re upset about the state allowing home deliveries of cannabis, even into communities that banned commercial pot sales. Police chiefs and the League of California Cities arguing that the unrestricted home deliveries would create chaos. They say it undercuts local control. The…

Ellen Beraud 4.08.2019

It’s official, former Atascadero city councilwoman Ellen Beraud is running for county supervisor against incumbent Debbie Arnold. Beraud served on the Atascadero city council during a contentious period in the town’s political history. She battled against the Faces of Freedom Memorial to veterans and against Walmart locating in Atascadero. She identifies as a progressive. Historically,…

Roadwork on 13th Street 4.08.2019

The road work at 13th and Pine in downtown Paso Robles continues early this week. Ditus Esperanza says that intersection may be partly blocked off Monday and Tuesday. She says the concrete will be completed this week. Ditus says you may want to avoid 13th street this week as they continue work and stripe the…

Joy Playground 4.08.2019

The Joy Playground is open for play in Atascadero. The $1.2 million dollar playground is designed for everyone, including kids and grownups with disabilities. Mayor Heather Moreno tells KPRL. Planning commissioner Mark Dariz among those celebrating the opening of the Joy Playground Friday. Mark exploring the playground in his wheelchair when it opened to the…

Weather 4.08.2019

Sunny and windy this week in the north county. Forecasters say we’ll see clouds today, them mostly sunny skies, but a lot of wind, up to 25 miles per hour tomorrow. There’s about a 30% chance of rain on Friday, otherwise, we’ll enjoy mostly sunny skies for the next ten days. Last week, the level…

North County Weather 4.05.2019

Cloudy today with a 30% chance of rain, highs around 60. Mostly cloudy overnight, 30% chance of rain, lows in the mid 40’s. Tomorrow, cloudy in the morning, sunny in the afternoon, 20% chance of rain in the morning hours, highs near 70. The extended forecast calls for cloudy skies Saturday through Monday. Sunshine beginning…

In Sports 4.05.2019

The Atascadero Greyhound boys baseball team beat the Paso Robles Bearcats 4-2 Thursday afternoon at Barnhart Field in Paso Robles. Justin Vose, who won Tuesday’s game with a walk-off home run in the bottom of the 7th in Atascadero, stymied the Bearcat offense. The game was scheduled for Friday, but moved up a day to…

Gallo Buys 34 Wine & Spirit Brands 4.05.2019

Gallo Winery is buying 34 wine and spirit brands for $1.7 billion. Wild Horse Winery in Templeton is one of the wineries in the purchase. Gallo Winery buying the properties from Constellation Brands. Constellation produces beers like Corona, Modelo and Pacifico. Kenneth Volk founded Wild Horse in 1982. It produces about 200 thousand cases of…

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Other Stories This Friday 4.05.2019

The CHP is looking for a Creston driver who side-swiped another vehicle, then left his vehicle and took off running. Unfortunately, 48- year-old Richard Gonzales left his identification behind. Authorities release the identity of a man found dead in Oceano. He’s 41-year-old Daniel Fuentes Sr. He knocked on a neighbors door and told the residents…

Drowning 4.05.2019

A possible drowning reported yesterday at Franklin Pond in Paso Robles. The body was found floating in the water yesterday morning around 10:15. The victim is identified as 26-year-old Hugo Diaz de Alva of Paso Robles. An autopsy is planned tomorrow to determine the cause of death.